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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good28%
  • Average27%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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“hot water”(12 reviews)
“the bus”(12 reviews)
“common areas”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
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Reviewed 2 February 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights to visit the ruins at Palenque. Great location close to bus station and town. Well equiped kitchen and the free yoga was great. The helpful staff will also book accomodation at their new sister hotel in San Cristobal with a...More

Thank higgo17
Reviewed 30 January 2015 via mobile

This hostel is a 3 minute walk from the ADO station which is a bonus if you're just in town for a day to visit the ruins, like us. It is a 5 minute walk to town where you'll find a bunch of restaurants (all...More

Thank NZNat2012
Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

There's literally nothing wrong with this hostel. Sure the internet doesn't work and there's no hot water, but you're in the jungle so it's to be expected. I wasn't too sore about that. The location is amazing. Just by the bus station and the collectivos....More

1  Thank Frestonian90
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Nice location and area, however expencive for what it was, and no hot water nor inernet! Rooms were nice, although not enough lockers for everyone, and the bathroom was filthy. Internet is only avaliable in the lobby, and even then it doesn't work either well...More

1  Thank BamberAmberBamber
Reviewed 22 December 2014

A lot of construction going on in front of and inside the hostel, so nowhere quiet to relax. Our bunglow was also under the kitchen, so a lot of cooking and services noise. In general the hostel did not have nice views because there was...More

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Free Internet
Restaurant
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Price range
US$16 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
17
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Location
Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > Palenque
Also Known As
Yaxkin Hotel Palenque
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Traveller (67)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (7)
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Family and Play Areas (9)
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El_Devon
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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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