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Located in Oaxaca City, within a 17-minute walk of Downtown Oaxaca de Juarez and 5 miles of Monte Alban, Hostal Central Oaxaca provides accommodations with a garden and free WiFi throughout the property. The property is around 1.4 miles from Santo Domingo Temple, 7 miles from Tule Tree and 1.9 miles from Central Bus Station foreign buses. The property has a shared kitchen, a shared lounge and currency exchange for guests.

Some rooms contain a kitchen with a microwave and a fridge. At the guesthouse rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels.

A vegetarian breakfast is available each morning at Hostal Central Oaxaca.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Oaxaca Cathedral, Food and Flea Market and 20 de Noviembre Market. The nearest airport is Oaxaca International Airport, 5 miles from Hostal Central Oaxaca.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Hostal Central Oaxaca has been welcoming guests since Sept 25, 2018

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Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

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  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English
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Company review score: 9.9Based on 224 reviews from 1 property
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Property info

With everything you'd need to relax in your own home, our Hostal makes it easy to base yourself in Oaxaca while keeping it cheap and chic. The Hostal is a renovated luxury house turned a relaxed and happening meeting point for travellers seeking to stretch their budget and enjoy their stay in Oaxaca. Our shared areas and services include: an outdoor Oaxacan' garden and fountain that's perfect for meeting other guests, a dining area with cutlery where our breakfast is served daily, a shared kitchen and fridge stocked and ready with cooking stations and appliances, a TV room with movies, music and on screen Youtube, a rooftop hammock area for playing guitars, books for exchange, Orthopaedic mattresses, a luggage holding area, lockers per guest, 24 hour hot water, security cameras, 24 door access with key, tour and information services and bilingual staff ready at your service. We offer free Fiber Optic High Speed Internet suitable for video conferencing, home office work and uploading. As well as free outgoing International Calls during business hours so you can call home and friends while in Oaxaca (certain time restrictions apply).

Neighborhood info

At just two blocks away from a World Heritage 16th Century architectural wonder and across the street from a traditional Oaxacan market and park, the experience of life in Oaxaca becomes very palpable while living here. Close by: coffee shops, small food vendors, drop off laundry services, collectivo cab services running to any little town around and off course the biggest market in the state the renowned Central de Abastos market. Bars and museums are also at walking distance.

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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Shops and restaurants drawing on indigenous culture flourish in this charming district. The colonial-era buildings here are built from green volcanic stone.

What's nearby
  • 20 de Noviembre Market
    0.5 miles
  • Food and Flea Market
    0.5 miles
  • Downtown Oaxaca de Juarez
    0.6 miles
  • Oaxaca Cathedral
    0.6 miles
  • Santo Domingo Temple
    0.8 miles
  • Central Bus Station foreign buses
    1.2 miles
  • Monte Alban
    2.6 miles
  • Tule Tree
    6.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Cafe el Venado
    0 miles
  • Restaurant El Quinque
    0.1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Monte Alban
    3.7 miles
Closest Airports
  • Oaxaca International Airport
    4.4 miles
How to get to Hostal Central Oaxaca from Oaxaca International Airport
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Amenities of Hostal Central Oaxaca
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Live sports events (broadcast) Off-site Additional charge
  • Cooking class Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour
  • Themed dinners
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Hostal Central Oaxaca takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 11:00 PM


8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Payments by takes your payment on behalf of the property for this reservation. During your stay, you can pay for any extras using Mastercard, ​Visa and American Express .

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 12:00 AM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Hostal Central Oaxaca of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hostal Central Oaxaca

  • Check-in at Hostal Central Oaxaca is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Hostal Central Oaxaca can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Vegetarian

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hostal Central Oaxaca by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • The prices at Hostal Central Oaxaca may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hostal Central Oaxaca is 3,100 feet from the center of Oaxaca City.

  • Hostal Central Oaxaca offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bar crawls
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Themed dinners
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Walking tours
    • Cooking class
    • Happy hour
    • Movie nights
    • Bike tours

  • Room options at Hostal Central Oaxaca include:

    • Bed in Dorm
    • Double
    • Single