Rossco Backpackers Hostel

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
Calle Real de Mexicanos No. 16, San Cristobal De Las Casas, 29240, Mexico
4.3 out of 5 rating 21 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3
Property Details

Property Location

Rossco Backpackers Hostel is in the heart of San Cristobal de las Casas, within a 10-minute walk of Mayan Textile Center and San Cristobal de las Casas Cathedral. This hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Ex-Convent of Santo Domingo and 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Plaza de La Paz.


Make yourself at home in one of the 14 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional features at this Colonial hostel include a fireplace in the lobby and tour/ticket assistance.


A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mayan Textile Center - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Ex-Convent of Santo Domingo - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Mesoamerican Museum of Jade - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Plaza de La Paz - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
San Cristobal de las Casas Cathedral - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Museo de San Cristóbal - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Church of San Nicolás - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Regional Costume Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Amber Museum of Chiapas - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Arches of Carmen - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Church of San Cristobal - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Santo Domingo Handicraft Market - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Na Bolom Cultural Museum - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Mayan Medicine Museum - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Guadalupe Church - 2 km / 1.2 mi

The preferred airport for Rossco Backpackers Hostel is Angel Albino Corzo Intl Airport (TGZ) - 76.2 km / 47.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • One child 5 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 2 percent tourism fee will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: MXN 250 per vehicle (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Shared microwave
  • -Shared refrigerator