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    Rossco Backpackers Hostel

    Calle Real de Mexicanos 16, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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    • Excellent57%
    • Very good27%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “fire pit” (8 reviews)
    “private room” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 102 reviews

    Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

    We checked out many hostels and this one had the best of most of what we were looking for but a couple of things to be aware of. Pros - amazing fast internet and now kitchen, rooms were very clean and big. Nice courtyard and...More

    Thank Strydom G
    Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

    The hostels in San Cristobal are nothing to write home about and this one isn't either but it's certainly better than the others we saw. Plusses are the good wifi and bonfire at night. The triple room was very cold as the windows and doors...More

    1  Thank cocozee
    Reviewed 5 December 2016

    This hostel ticks all the boxes: clean, central location, helpful staff, good rooms. We stayed in a private, which had its own bathroom and was located in the back of a lovely green courtyard. We especially enjoyed the bonfire on the cold evenings which was...More

    Thank Matthias N
    Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

    I had one of the private rooms with its own bathroom at the back of the property. Felt more like a tiny hotel for me. I had my own little table on the balcony and a gorgeous view of the hills and church tops from...More

    Thank Claire B
    Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

    This Hostel has an magic and wonderful green garden, it is very big - so for sure you can find a nice quiet place in one of the hammacks or looking movies in the confortable TV-Room. If you are more up to conversations, you can...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$11 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • San Cristobal de las Casas
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    Room Tips
    "Dorms and private rooms, depending on your budget and preference"
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    "If taking a private room, the roof top one is bigger, has a balcony and windows."
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    "Communal kitchen so cook your own food."
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    "4 bed dom is awesome, it have his own bathroom inside (take the bed upstairs if you can)"
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