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Al Son de los Santos
Ranked #11 of 74 Guanajuato B&B and Inns
Tokyo, Japan
1 review
“Nice Stay”
Reviewed 15 September 2012

We stayed at this hostel for two nights. Nice staffs, clean, good location. It's about 5min walk to city center. Though it was only two days to stay there but we really enjoyed the colorful city.
Thank you very much for nice stay!

  • Stayed September 2012, travelled with friends
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Brasilia, DF
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Reviewed 22 July 2012

The hostel is just amazing. The staff is kind, the beds are comfortable, the bathroom is clean and the shower is hot. We just had one problem with the location: it was raining the first night and we got soaked on the way to the center. It's not far away, but it was a long way when under the rain. The most important thing is: don't take the tours they book with an agency! There is one called Guanajuato Downtown that is supposed to take 4 hours, but it's so much longer because they take you to all this unnecessairy places (one of them was supposed to be a haunted mansion! Terrible!) and you don't even go to the center of the city, since cars can't really go there. The other tour is to San Miguel Allende, but we also spent a lot of time in other places, so we had less than 1 hour to get to know the city.
The hostel is great, but if they don't change the tours, don't take them!

  • Stayed July 2012
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Hotelalson, Propietario at Al Son de los Santos, responded to this review, 7 August 2012
thanks for your comments ofrecerun allow us to better serve our guests.
tour outside us, are tours of Guanajuato tourism office and discuss the feedback from you to them to improve the service.

thanks and hope in Guanajuato with open arms.

the owner
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Reviewed 4 July 2012

Excellent hostel close to the centre of town. Clean, friendly staff and great location. Stayed here twice and will stay here again.

  • Stayed June 2012
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2012

Gabriel treats you as family in this very friendly and nice hostel. The breakfast qualifies this hostel as a bed and breakfast. Great location and everyone goes out of their way to help you with anything you need. I came solo and in two days I left with many friends. Great location, great people, and a great time. Thanks Gabriel! I really miss my morning breakfasts and my evening mescal.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled solo
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Flagstaff
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Reviewed 26 January 2012

My daughter and I found our stay in this hostel to be just what we hoped: friendly and accommodating staff, beautiful room and adjoining patio, incredible chiliquiles and perfectly sliced fruit by Chef Gabriel and endless advice/help/fun conversations with Claudia, Alexandra and Gabriel. We walked to all points of interest and were picked up at the hostel by the tour we elected to join for cultural sites further afield. We slept in quiet and enjoyed the roof-top retreat for journaling. Spotless kitchen, tea, coffee, purified water.

Room Tip: We had the 'suite' and can recommend. The dorms were spotless as well.
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  • Stayed January 2012, travelled with family
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Guanajuato, Mexico
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Reviewed 21 January 2012

Excellent service, very nice people. Save neighnourhood. Clean hostel. I stayed for one week because I had to find a room in Guanajuato. Impressive how Gabriel (the owner) and Alet made me feel at home and helped me around town. Maybe it is just a little bit more expensive then the cheap (and dirty) ones, but it is well worth it and i recommend this place to everyone who wants to stay in Guanajuato!

Dirk
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Room Tip: it is a save and comfortable hostel so the dormitorio with 8 beds is allright, but If you want more...
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  • Stayed January 2012, travelled solo
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Texas City, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 25 December 2011

We enjoyed our stay in December. The room was nice and clean. Breakfast was delicious. They have a nice patio with a gorgeous view of the city. The location was good; we walked to the center of the city. The staff was friendly and spoke English. We would stay there again and recommend it to others.
Scott family

  • Stayed December 2011, travelled with family
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Property: Al Son de los Santos
Address: Avenida de San Sebastian # 94 | Zona Centro, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Guanajuato > Guanajuato
Amenities:
Beverage Selection Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 74 B&Bs / Inns in Guanajuato
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Al Son de los Santos 2*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the heart of Guanajuato, where you'll find historic sites, theaters, museums, cultural centers, a variety of shops and the best nightlife in the city. We have common areas like a kitchenette and terrace where you can share experiences during your stay. We have 6 different and pleasant rooms for all tastes or needs; offering you a personal and attentive service within a leisure and relaxed atmosphere so you can walk away satisfied and making the most of your holiday. ... more   less 
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