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Posada Leon de Jovel

Hostel | Calle Francisco Leon, No. 35, Barrio Santa Lucia, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Mexico 29250

84.4% Overall Rating

19 out of 21 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (28/04/2014)

"The staff ist very friendly and helpful. They also helped me, when I was sick, thanks to Fernando."

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  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

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.

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Recently renovated and decorated, Posada Leon de Jovel is situated on a quiet street in the colonial central district of San Cristobal de Las Casas; just 3 streets from the famous Real de Guadalupe.

All rooms are recently furnished and overlook a flower and hammock filled courtyard. The dormitory has individual beds (no bunk beds). Guests are invited to make use of the well equipped kitchen, TV room and enjoy hot water and Wi-Fi 24 hours a day. Read more

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About Posada Leon de Jovel

The Posada is cleaned twice daily and run by experienced and helpful staff who are on hand to help with any queries you may have about the local area, volunteering, language courses and/or tour bookings.

Upstairs we have a spacious roof terrace which looks out to the surrounding mountains - ideal for morning Yoga sessions.

The Posada is very economical whether you are going to stay for one night, a week or a month in San Cristobal. Please ask about our long-stay rates on arrival.

The tariff includes:

Bed Linen
Hot Water
Luggage Storage
Use of the well equipped kitchen, terrace and TV room 24 hours a day

Accommodation Information

All rooms are private, facing out onto a hammock and flower filled courtyard. All have been uniquely decorated and newly furnished. At the moment we have recruited a new member of staff, a former street dog, Pantaleon. For this reason we do not accept other animals.

Bed linen and towels are included in your tariff.

Bathrooms and kitchen are shared, cleaned twice daily and hot water and coffee is available 24 hours a day.

Location Information

Posada Leon de Jovel is situated at Number 35, Calle Francisco Leon, Barrio Santa Lucia, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico.

We are just two blocks from the famous Real de Guadalupe. This central but tranquil location ensures that everything is in within easy walking distance.