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Rossco Backpackers Hostel

Hostel | Real de Mexicanos No. 16, Barrio de Mexicanos, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Mexico 0.2924

89.5% Overall Rating

181 out of 201 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (14/08/2014)

Karri Thurston thinks…

"The whole city is loud. I would suggest bringing ear plugs if you are a light sleeper no matter where you stay."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Laundry service
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Pets allowed
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 0.60

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Group bookings : minimum stay 3 nights

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to San Cristobal de Las Casas?

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HostelBookers Awards for Excellence 2010 - Ranked top 3 for 'Best Value' in North America. Established in 2003, Rossco Backpackers Hostel is one of the most famous and best hostels in San Cristobal de las Casas, in the south-east of Mexico. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

14 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

8 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Triple Garden View (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Triple (Private bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

2 person (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

About Rossco Backpackers Hostel

Rossco Backpackers hostel, established in 2003, Becomes the most famous and the best hostels in San cristobal, Chiapas - Mexico

This hostel is located in a
hacienda-style building in the centre of San Cristóbal. It features a
garden-terrace and born fire every night. Free Wi-Fi and a free continental
breakfast are available.

Rossco Backpackers Hostel features spacious dorm rooms with shared or private
bathrooms. Guests have access to a fully-equipped communal kitchen and a
spacious lounge & terrace.

Accommodation Information

Free Breakfast included ( Bread, cereal, yoghourt, coffee, milk, tea, jam, and butter), FREE Internet & WIFI in all rooms, FREE Lockers per bed in dorms, FREE Bon fire every night, FREE salsa lessons, FREE everyday activities, nice living room with movies tv cable and books,FREE USE full equipped kitchen, FREE USE OF OUR great terrace with hammoks and more services.
This hostel is an excellent hacienda style hostel well adapted to respond to all travellers needs, offering a wide variety of services at reasonable prices for backpackers and independent traveller’s world wide.

This colonial hostel in down town is a safe, convenient place to explores and enjoy the city, the indoor and outdoor common areas and the well-known nightly bonfire, really make the hostel a relaxing, friendly, enjoyable and ideal place to stay.

Location Information

The city’s main square is
less than 10 minutes’ walk away about 750 meter, where guests will find plenty
of bars, restaurants and shops,,. The city’s Mercado Municipal & the
handcraft market is about 3 minutes’ walk away about 200 meters, the main bus
station is 20 min walking distance by 1.8 km, we are located in the hard of the