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Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

They supposedly had a promo of 4 nights if you stayed 3, on the third day they told me you actually had to pay in advance, they never said this before and would not back up the offer nor do anything about it, saying that "those are the rules and we usually tell the people about it", too bad for... More 

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we will work on it. More 

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I had a dorm bed which was comfortable clean and very spacious. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Breakfast was plentiful and delicious and in a garden setting. The location of the hostel was Central enough to be close to the sights but also quiet for those who like to sit and regroup.

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

It makes us happy you had a very nice experience at our hostel and enjoyed our facilities. Thanks for sharing your review. See you soon in Oaxaca! More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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60 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

The good: Nice staff, Strong water stream in the shower, Personal night lights for each bed, Warm and cozy socializing area - living room and garden with tables, 2 desktops Equipped kitchen Improvement area: Very old, so the bathroom and the blankets felt a little ugly (and it was cold at night so I had to use them), There was... More 

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

Great you liked our facilities, we will consider your suggestions. See you soon, thanks for your comment! More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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153 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Prior to arriving in Oaxaca, Mexico, I had booked 6 nights at Casa de Don Pablo. Although I arrived almost 4 hours before check-in the friendly staff told me I could store my bags, hang-out in the courtyard or the TV room and have a couple of cervezas while I waited for my room. After being in airports and on... More 

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

We are glad you had a really nice experience at our hostel, we forward seeing you soon in Oaxaca! thanks for your comment! More 

Queenstown, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2015

was in a good location, there was nobody there when I stayed which was a bit boring so I visited friends at another hostel. breakfast was good and so was the kitchen rooms were ok could have been a bit cleaner but good for a hostel

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

We are glad you liked our rooms and kitchen, thanks for your review and see you soon in Oaxaca. More 

Hayward, California
1 review
Reviewed 23 August 2015

This is my second time staying here. The floorplan was changed dramatically from four years ago. I was expecting a private room on the second level, but since changes were made my room was on on the ground floor. It is a bit noisy since it faces the common area courtyard. Additionally, guests smoke out there. The breakfast was much... More 

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

It is nice reading you have stayed two times in our hostel, hope we can see you soon again. We will work on your suggestions. Thanks for your review! More 

Shanghai, China
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17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

The staff in this Hostel impressed me with their hospitality and great knowledge of the whole area when they guided me the way to the Guatemala consulate.And if you have Hostelling International membership card you can get some discount for your bed rate. The only downside for me was the two shower rooms of the first floor have a big... More 

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

Glad to read you had a nice experience at our hostel. We will work on your suggestions and hope see you soon! Thanks for your review! More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

It was a pleasant stay in case de don Pablo hostel on Oaxaca! Location is convenient, all walking distance to plazas, markets, museums and bus station. Staffs are very kind, friendly and helpful. Rooms are big with sufficient space for everyone, wifi is great! Breakfast is nice as well! Would like to stay again for next trip in Oaxaca!

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We are glad to read you had a nice experience at our hostel. We will see you soon in Oaxaca! thanks for your review! More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Good solid hostel, nice central courtyard where it's easy to meet people. Internet was pretty good, rooms were spacious enough, and the location was perfect, only a few blocks from the zocalo. The roof terrace is a bonus for anyone who wants to continue the party after 11pm, as it was far enough away from the rooms that noise was... More 

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

Great you liked our hostel. We will work on your suggestions. See you soon in Oaxaca, thanks for your review! More 

Leyland, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Friendly helpful staff,bikes you can borrow lockers for your gear,rooms basic showers a bit iffy but nice grounds and tv room breakfast included cereals fruit toast coffee was ok and 5 mins from main square,oaxaca is a must if in that part of mexico lots going on plenty good restaurants bars huge market and street vendors and lots of tour... More 

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Don_Pablo_says, Gerente at Casa de Don Pablo Hostel, responded to this review

Great you liked our location and breakfast. We will work on your suggestions. Thanks for your review. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nice resting time, friendly breakfast and a warm welcoming are something you can get at Casa de Don Pablo hostel. You cannot miss it in Oaxaca! When coming Oaxaca, make our hostel your resting place to enjoy and explore the spotlights in the city. We have a comfortable choice of lodging for your style: private rooms en suite or private rooms with shared bathrooms and 4 bed and 10 bed dorms and female dorms, all of them with locker, fan, comfortable mattresses, you will have a nice sleeping experience. Casa de Don Pablo hostel is also well located in downtown of Oaxaca, some minutes walking from bars, galleries, colonial spots, museums, parks, coffee shops, markets and more. Just walk some steps and enjoy the city! Our breakfast is a complimentary; you can try some eggs, toast, turkey ham, coffee, milk, cereal, house made jam and fruit. There are markets nearby to buy groceries for cooking by yourself in our well equipped kitchen. We also provide WIFI, tours, touristic information and a big smile. When coming to Oaxaca, just join us! Be a happy traveler! Be a happy backpacker! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa de Don Pablo Hostel

Address: Melchor Ocampo 412 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Oaxaca
Price Range: $19 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“For a great stay do yourself a favor and book a single room.”
 of 5 bubbles russellh721, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All rooms the same dorms or single occupancy ”
 of 5 bubbles delboy2806, 11 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Call after you've made your online reservation”
 of 5 bubbles RDoloresS, 23 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Private rooms on the 2nd floor are quieter than on the main floor.”
 of 5 bubbles WestCoastLady74, 29 Jan 2014 | Read review
“The females only dormitory is more expensive than the mixed dormitory, however I was the only person in the females only dormitory for the three days I stayed here.”
 of 5 bubbles RoslynF128, 17 Aug 2013 | Read review
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