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Oaxaca de Juárez
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Barrio el Peazco
Ejido Guadalupe Victoria
Oaxaca / Xoxocotlan
Estación La Cima
Estación San Isidro
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About Oaxaca de Juárez
Oaxaca de Juárez is a relatively small city for Mexican standards, but it has a lot of activity going on!
Although most travelers get to Oaxaca by bus on their way from other Mexican cities, you can also travel here by plane. The local airport connects the city mostly to Mexico City, the so-called "DF" ("Distrito Federal," or Federal District). The city center is small and you can get around most touristic areas downtown by foot. There are also buses and "collectivos" (small vans that provide shared transportation) that can take you inexpensively to most nearby areas in the city's greater area, as well as the neighboring towns.
While in Oaxaca, dig in into some local culture, as artistic and cultural events seem to take place here a lot -- you will often see the posters and flyers for exhibitions, movie screenings, and art competitions on cafes' notice boards! The local specialty when it comes to food is "alambre," which can be a combination of meats or vegetables served with a bunch of flour tortillas for you to make your own roll. And in true Mexican style, this comes topped with a really big amount of melted cheese!
Accommodation is found mainly around the downtown area, the "zocalo," where most touristic activity is concentrated. Oaxaca de Juárez hostels and guesthouses are plentiful, as are cafes, restaurants, bars, and even internet cafes to keep you connected!
Oaxaca is also the ideal city to base yourself to explore nearby tourist attractions such as Hierve el Agua (the impressive petrified cascades) and Monte Alban (archeological ruins dating back to Aztec times).
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HI - Oaxaca - Hostel Paulina
"I really liked this hostel. They offer tour packages of the surrounding area. It is centrally located (just blocks from the Zocalo) and the staff were very pleasant and helpful. I met some friendly folks who told my buddy about places to stay in Puerto Escondido. Also, a group of Mexican students (very young) for some reason all wanted to take pictures with me (ha ha ha). My only complaint was that the first night there were some rather young...
"Excelent Hostel, very good breakfast. the dorms are almost like a private room. just three minutes and we were in the heart of the historic center. they have very profesional Mexican cooking lessons! above all, it was very clean and the staff was great." … "Great hostel, had a good time. Clean and comfortable, friendly staff. - Great hostel, had a good time. Highly recommend it, especially if you like to socialize. Staff is friendly...
Casa de Don Pablo Hostel
"Casa de Don Pablo Hostel is not one of the best hostels we have ever stayed at, but it's also not the worst by a long shot. It is comfortable, provides the basic facilities that we needed, and is clean. It is a good place to stay if you are just looking for a bed and not so much the organized social scene that is often associated with hostels. The Location Casa de Don Pablo Hostel is located about a ten-minute walk from the Zocalo and...
Villada Inn Hostel
Ejido Guadalupe Victoria
"… centers, bars, restaurants, hangcrafts and food markets only in 15 minutes in a car/bus or 40 minutes walk. Cafeteria: We have food available from 8am to 8 pm. Low prices for large breakfast ($3 US dls) different packages. Some scrumptious choices include in our menu: Entomatadas, enfrijoladas, tasajo, pozole, tamales, tortas, tacos, pan dulce, chapulines, guacamole, and more. We also have special days when traditional dishes...
Hostal del Mercado * Youth Hostel
"… We have a dining area, two interior backyards for smoking, we have a beautiful balcony with a amazing view of the street showing the market and the people. We have recreational room where you can relax, we have a pool table, table games(chess, cards, domino etc.), wireless internet, t.v. with cable included, and a guitar, comfortable resting chairs and sofas. In the Hostel we have a backyard and we may accept up to medium-sized...
"… TV and plenty of movies in the living room, etc. You can chill and socialize in the common room. Our rooms are very spacious, clean and cozy. All of them have private bathroom, with hot water; personal lockers, linen is included. The private rooms also have cable TV. The staff can help u to plan your day, give u special tips and anything you need. Enjoy the advantage of been on a small hostel with a quiet and friendly environment,...
Hostel Don Nino
"Absolutely first-rate. Stay nowhere else! - Incredibly clean, first-class facilities, english speaking staff who were very helpful, lovely location 10 mins walk from Zocalo, wonderful city. the best time in Mexico so far!" … "WOW! Unreal! I love Oaxaca and this hostel just as much!!! - Bloody awesome place. Right near to the park and just 10mins from the wonderful Zocalo. Great staff who help with their good English, well-priced tours...
"… offer cold blankets at no extra cost. We have tours to make your stay more enjoyable, (Monte Alban, the water boils, Arrazola, Cuilapan of Guerrero, Mezcal factory, the Tule Tree, Mitla, Teotitlan the valley and more depending on the season). Meet our cafeteria Guarana, where you will enjoy your breakfast is included in your stay, we also have a variety of juices and salads and baguettes and a large Oaxacan cuisine. The reception...
Casa Angel Youth Hostel
"If you're staying in Oaxaca, Casa Angel Youth Hostel is a great hostel for cleanliness, a relaxing environment, and sharing eco-friendly ideals. The Location The location of Casa Angel Youth Hostel is great! It is only a five- to ten-minute walk from the Zocalo area and is quite central to all things downtown. You can also catch a local bus from the first class bus terminal right to the front doorstep, which makes it very convenient to...
Hostal Casa del Sol
"Located in the heart of Oaxaca two blocks from the historic Santo Domingo Cathedral lies a quaint and charming hostel known as Casa del Sol. Here you will have the best of both worlds: outside the Casa the adventures and excitement of the city await. Step inside and you are in a lush, magical space reminiscent of a 18th century colonial hacienda courtyard. Reception is open from 8:00 to 22:00 h check in: 13:00 check out: 11:00...
Hostal Luz de Luna Nuyoo
"… all wastes, use a solar water heater and more. Complimentary to your stay we offer regional coffee; which also supports local economy, tea and toasted bread. All rooms have bathrooms with a separate shared shower room. We also have wi-fi and computers for your use. We offer free book exchange. Check in time is from 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (* beds or rooms available only at check out 12:00pm) Check out time is at 12:00 p.m...
El Cortijo House Hostel
"… 2 people Laundry open Optional jacuzzi Optional Guest Kitchen Buy your ingredients in traditional markets near the hostel and prepare your own meals in our guest kitchen. Rooms with showers: Comfortable King sized beds and queen size sheets and towels changed once a week. Single room with queen bed. Double room with king bed for two people Double room with two double beds We have hot water 24 hours local TV Free breakfast...
Azul Cielo Hostel
"Azul Cielo Hostel is located 10 minutes from the Historic Center of Oaxaca City, one block from the House of Culture of Oaxaca, two blocks from the market of La Noria, our house is near the mall Plaza Cristal; our property is located opposite the bus stop. Enjoy reading a good book in our garden, or if you like adventure get to know Oaxaca by bike. Our house is runned by local people, for your benefit, we help you plan your stay in Oaxaca,...
Hostal Los Amigos Oaxaca
"… to stay during your visit to the city of Oaxaca. The Inn has an excellent location, two blocks from the Zocalo. We have the best prices for private rooms and dormitories, and a wide range of Internet services such as hospitals, soup kitchens, secure luggage storage, breakfast, a currency exchange and organized travel to major tourist sites in the area. We have private rooms, general rooms, hot water all day, Wi-Fi, computer with...
La Unidad Hostal
"Clean, new, good hospitality - it's a new hostel. They opened in 2011. I've been there in may 2012, almost 1 week. Every things is clean, good new comfortable beds. Good attention from housekeeper. They don't speak english, but that's no problem. They are at 1 block from Bus Terminal!! 15/20minutes walking to Zocalo. Safe place. it's a house recommendable." … "… Historic Center, just one block from the bus termina ADO first...
Hostal Don Miguel
"… Tule and Yagul) , are special packages for groups, as well as meeting space. We are one block from the zocalo, 3 blocks from the famous market ' 20 de Noviembre' , and 7 blocks from the church Santo Domingo, also very close to all the museums that offers the city of Oaxaca, the routes can make by walk, through the location of the hostel , also we are close to bars and popular restaurants where you can enjoy a good coffee or a...
Cielo Rojo Hostel
"Cielo Rojo Hostel is a pleasant and central hostel, with friendly staff and a sociable environment. It can get very noisy, the dorms have seen better days, and there is a shortage of bathrooms, but there’s something about the atmosphere here which seems to please most backpackers, regardless. The Location This hostel is in the city centre and just a few blocks’ walk from the main square and most of Oaxaca’s attractions are very close...
Los Petates Oaxaca Youth Hostel
"… beautiful city and meet our enourmus culture and our friendly people. Our brand new hostel was conditioned in a colonial house, all of it is new: the beds, the furniture and decoration, always keeping our culture; inside a quiet neighborhood, you can have a nice and relaxing vacations. We have 40 beds distributed through our 8 sections, we name them like our 8 Regions: Mixteca, Cañada, Tuxtepec, Istmo, Sierra Norte, Sierra Sur,...
"… Zipolite. Hostels Zipolite is a property located in the center of the city, adapted to operate as a hostel that offers TV services, WiFi, 24 hours hot water, kitchen, purified water, laundry and parking. All this to make your stay in the city as pleasant as possible but at a low cost. Please note: Check in: 2:00 pm. Check out: 12 pm. Cancellation Policy: 3 days before. Only cash accepted upon arrival. Release: 3 days...
Hierba de Conejo Hostel
"… choice… Free internet access through our WiFi and common use computers. Fully equipped kitchen for our guests use! Cozy and laid back TV room. A range of accommodation options… DORMS: Budget bed dorm with shared bathroom. (Every bed in every single dorm is provided with a designated locker for your backpack. 24 hours Front Desk service + Tours info + Free smiles and hugs! Please note : Cancellation Policy...
Plaza del Carmen Hostel
"A quiet, ample and comfortable hostel in the Oaxacan historic district, 'Hostal del Carmen' has the right accommodation at the right price for everybody, from the long-term businessman to the casual backpacker!" … "Plaza del Carmen Hostel is located in the Calle Matamoros 305, between Bravo and Morelos streets. It is easily accessible through the periférico city ring, and plenty of buses and taxis that will take you downtown. Direct...
"Better here than in Europe - Stayed here Aug 2006 and not sure if it's the same building. The one I stayed in was great, the hostel was clean, beds clean, and the bathrooms clean. The staff was happy to talk and help. Was shocked on the amount of breakfast was displayed for us. My first hostel stay was in Ireland, Germany, and Greece and they all were dirty and the staff liked as if you'll bothering them. So when I came to Oaxaca and stayed...
Casa Gigi B&B
"… ." … "… Gigi has 10 double and twin occupancy guest rooms all offering en-suite bathrooms. We also have a free in-room wireless internet connection for guests wishing to use their own computers to check their mail and surf the web. As small family guest house our accommodation offers a personal and homely feel to your stay. We are very close to a number of great cafes and restaurants offering both Mexican and...
Posada de los Angeles
"… boxes. The Posada also offers its guests a spacious outdoor patio filled with native trees and flowers, as well as shared kitchen facilities so that guests can enjoy the company of others. We have free wireless internet access for guests who bring their own laptops, as well as a computer for guest use and cable TV. The Posada also has two mountain bikes available for guest use. The Posada is located within easy walking distance...
Parador San Andres
"Hotel Parador San Andres is a nice, small and comfortable new hotel in Oaxaca City, located only two blocks away from Oaxaca's main plaza, the Zocalo, and the Cathedral. The 'Andador Turstico' which is Oaxaca's main turistic street it's only 5 min. away by foot. A GREAT OPTION AT A LOW PRICE!Each rooms has: Cable and color TV WI-FICeiling Fan 1 Bathroom 2 Double Beds Hot water 24 hours a dayWe also offer the following services:Tours...
Posada Don Mario
"… in. The service at the Posada as well as its availability and price make it your best option for somewhere to stay. Situated in Carmen Alto, it is the only completely colonial area of the Historical Center of the City of Oaxaca.We only have private rooms sharing the bathroom or with private bathroom and free continental breakfast.From the rooftop of the Posada Don Mario you can enjoy a wonderful view of the places mentioned...
La Betulia Bed & Breakfast
"… of the 8 bedrooms reflects, through an exciting use of light, color and texture, the warm and homely atmosphere of La BetuliaThe Central Patio of the B&B is the perfect place to enjoy a Oaxacan morning or afternoon.Free WifiYou can count on us for restaurant recommendations and reservations; arranging for taxis or travel; but most importantly, the friendliness that will make you feel at home.Please note :Cancellation Policy : 1...
Hostal La Casa del Arbol
"… house restored and located in old town, 2 blocks from the Santo Domingo Church!It has 5 rooms each with bathroom; also shared kitchen, beautiful terrace and a garden with an ancient tree over 200 years of life!It's beauty and freshness gives peace and tranquility to Hostal La Casa del Arbol!Our goal is to satisfy your requests and make your stay with us the most enjoyable. Our range of rooms will meet all your expectations.Please...
Casa Hacienda El Encuentro
"EL ENCUENTRO is a hand-crafted Oaxacan house constructed with zapotec/mixtec techniques on the remains of a grand sixteenth century hacienda. We have 20 bedrooms that offer a simple comfort, tranquil and refreshing. With us, you will find yourself surrounded by unique spaces: adobe walls, decorative shells, river stones, tile roofs, fine wooden doors and floors, all sorts of arts and crafts, fountains, and many green areas. Visit us and...
Camoestre Los Sueños
Barrio el Peazco
"… among others, has a pool of 1.40m. deep, and a length of 12 meters, at room temperature, palapa restaurant for up to 100 people and another covered place for events with up to 150 people, bar, restrooms, showers and traditional bread oven, camping areas and areas for campfires. We have 8 fully furnished rooms and new, each with 2 double beds, private bathroom, hot water and LCD TV. besides we have another 12 rooms with king size...
"… It is the setting for frequent cultural presentations, as well as for enjoying Oaxaca's delicious "nieves" or sherbet prepared according to cherished recipes of Oaxacan grandmothers. These and many other Oaxacan attractions, such as the magnificent mountain top pyramids of’ Monte Albán’ and the’ Sierra Madre´s foothills’ may be glimpsed from the Hotel's rooftop terrace. Impressive green stone colonial buildings are also...
"… services Security box Telephone and Internet Wi-Fi Wake up service Medical assistance Touristy orientation and also sell tickets for different activities Tours and Tourist Transportation Taxi service If during your trip you are looking for the most comfortable, convenient and the most organized way to visit OAXACA´S points of interest, why not choose a planned excursion or organized your own tour. You can select your tours with an...
"Fantastic! - The best place to stay in Oaxaca on a budget. The owners are great and extremely accommodating. I absolutely loved El Quijote!" … "… Location & map here.- Total security, with locked front gate. Free personal lockers (dormitory, small bags), free safe-boxes (private rooms)..- Smoker\'s friendly chill out upstairs terrace. DVD setup in lobby. Piano, guitar.- Personalized service from helpful and corteus owner.-...
Hotel Mision De Los Angeles
"Mision de los Angeles hotel is a magnificent resort and it's perfect for spending an unforgettable vacation experience. The hotel combines the irresistible sensibility from the people of Oaxaca, with beautiful and wide green areas and gardens. Come and discover the reasons why this is the perfect place to take a tranquil and pleasing vacation with your loved one or your family.19% Taxes is NOT included in the price.check in: 14:00check out:...
"… is conveniently located in the beautiful historic district. Because of it's great location, it's walking distance from many tourist attractions including museums, churches and downtown. We have immaculately clean rooms and a super friendly and FUN staff. Having only fourteen rooms assures you will get personalized service and super clean rooms. Located in an 18th century colonial style house, Hotel Principal maintains all spaces...
Hotel Villa Oaxaca
"A beautiful home is your home in Oaxaca, just 3 suites for privacy and convenience, wireless internet, ample parking, restaurant with Oaxacan specialties, bar, swimming pool, beautiful views, gardens, we will accept Visa, Mastercard, tourist information.Available services: internet acess either in room and in lobby, breakfast included, restaurant available as well as barStorage luggage, 24 hours reception, car parking and a great swimming...
Santa Lucia Hotel
"… small budget hotel in the middle of Oaxaca city. Our rooms have a private bathroom and two (2) double beds. That can fit up to 4 (four) people. The hotel is located in a walking distance from all the main tourist places of the Historical center. Only 6 min' walk from Santo Domingo church and 10 min' walk from the Zocalo, main square. Our services are: Free internet access and Wi-Fi. Each room has 2 double beds and...
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