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    Casa Caracol Hostel

    Avenida Argentina 19a | Barrio de Mexicanos, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$17
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          Overview
          • Excellent91%
          • Very good4%
          • Average2%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
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          Kitchenette
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          Breakfast included
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          1.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 87 reviews

          Reviewed 29 January 2017

          We stayed here on a short trip to explore the city, and found it to be quite nice. The room we stayed in was very cute and clean, the shared bathrooms were nicely clean as well. The courtyard is gorgeous and inviting! The people working...More

          Thank mstsstable
          Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

          I've traveled a lot but have never stayed somewhere where the reviews are so different to what I found . My room was basically a mud hut with a bed and a light and not worth the 300 I paid . It's a good 15...More

          Thank FLANMANEngland
          Reviewed 10 April 2016

          The rooms are clean and spacious. The staff are super helpful and always available to help. They have a large open yard in the back, that we used to socialize and have the odd campfire. Very family friendly and they offer different types of lodging,...More

          Thank Cory P
          Reviewed 24 February 2016

          Before going on I should mention that there is certain type of person who will stay here and like it. The long term traveller hippie types who seem to be living there - but for your average backpacker7holidaymaker this is not great. Location: As far...More

          Thank Dafydd3
          Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

          I hate to break a streak of good reviews, but it's clear there have been some changes for the worse here recently. Staying at Casa caracol was less like being part of someone's family and more like showing up at a house party that's been...More

          Thank CarolineNYC11238
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          • US$11 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette
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          • 10
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          • Southern Mexico >
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          • San Cristobal de las Casas
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