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Reviewed 10 May 2018

I was really disappointed from this hostel, the bed springs were visible and the mattress was so used, that I woke up with back-ache (I had better sleep time when I was in ADO buses). The hygiene was terrible.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I stayed four nights in this hostel. It‘s a good place if you want to hang out a little bit after a long travel (e.g from Merida or San Cristóbal), and also, as Palenque in general, a good base to do day tours to Aguas...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Don’t know about some reviews, we had a quite good experience here. The staff was friendly and helpful. The kitchen was generally good, if it was not that clean it was because guests just left their things unwashed, the staff cleaned it well, we saw...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

I liked it in general, I was a regular and felt comfortable there but, someone from the street or they´re own staff stole my cel phone in my sleep. The reception wouldn´t allow me to have any contact with the manager. In the end I...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This place was in a nice location with friendly staff but oh my mustard were the rooms grim! The mattress was thin and covered in plastic sheeting and the base of the bed was a concrete thing which was part of the floor. No WIFI...More

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Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > Palenque
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22 December 2015|
Response from AleksandraLP | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can leave your luggage in a 'locker' at Yaxkin but there are no locks so you'd better have your own padlock. However, we didn't but we left our luggage there without locking it and it was safe. Anyway, take all your... More
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"Private double in the main building had a nice fan and wifi"
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"avoid this hostel !!"
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"Double bedroom with shared bathroom has just about enough space for a double bed. Don't bump your head..."
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"you get what you pay for"
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