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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Staff are fantastic, very friendly and helpful. The environment is very relaxed and laid back. Dorms are comfortable with a nice blanket for the cool nights. Location is pretty good near the main market and maybe a 10 minute walk to the center. Breakfast is...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 7 September 2016

What an incredible place with such relaxed, hippy vibe! Definitely my favourite stay in San Cristobal, not only once! You get a free breakfast which is made for you, each day was different but tasty. You can usually get a dinner made for around 20-30...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

My friend, Sarah and I stayed there for 3 nights. The staff were so welcoming and friendly. We were lucky to get to know Rudy, Nino, and Santiago - they were so helpful with all of our questions and gave us advice for our holiday....More

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Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely location next to the food and artesanía market, gorgeous views and sunsets from the roof. The staff are awesome and make great breakfasts every morning. There is a really nice atmosphere- chilled evenings drinking and chatting by the bonfire, and the staff know where...More

Thank rachelljs434
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Iguana hostel has such a good atmosphere. People who work there are actually travelers, who know what travelers like. Also, it has a nice garden, and a rooftop terrace, very enjoyable in sunny days. Good breakfast included and very close to the market.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$13 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$13 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The hostel has two houses on opposite sides of the 'lovers' square, but both have super nice rooms."
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"All the dorm beds I stayed in were really comfortable"
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"There is a dorm with a double bed and a single bed, if you are a couple you will be able to sleep on the same..."
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"Watch the sunset from the roof, it is breathtaking!"
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