In a colonial neighbourhood, we are 5 minutes walking from the central square and a three blocks from the main pedestrian street (Real de Guadalupe), where you can find the best restaurants, bars and leisure areas. We are a quiet, clean and safe hostel where you will be able to rest and meet interesting people enjoying a fresh and peaceful atmosphere. The building where Casa Azabache lies is a traditional house from the 19th century. It preserves its original architectural style: facade finished by parapet, interior courtyards, corridors and an eave arranged in the form of L, supported by wooden columns. Private rooms are built around the porch. At Casa Azabache, most of the adobe walls, up to 60 cm wide, are still standing, as are the wooden structures, the two-story ceilings with mud tiles, and a "tapanco" built with wooden beams. Casa Azabache has 5 rooms with private bathroom, 2 rooms with shared bathroom, shared dormitory with 6 single beds, spacious and bright kitchen fully equipped, orchard and an open courtyards that invites to rest where to breathe the fresh and fresh air of this wonderful city . Its creators knew how to customize the different spaces that make up the Inn combining in harmony a contemporary style with Mexican colonial architecture. Adobe walls and wooden ceilings of the hall welcome a large and bright kitchen, the heart of the house, meeting center where travelers share experiences with a direct view of the inner courtyard, feature characteristic of the traditional houses of San Cristóbal. Each of the rooms gives the care of its creators for personalizing and give life of all to be able to offer the best lodging in San Cristóbal de las Casas. But Casa Azabache is not simply a lodging is much more ..., our philosophy is born of the experience gained in our trips. Let us try to make your stay with us a continuous experience! Services and Common Areas: As in all families, Kitchen is the nerve center of Casa Azabache. Spacious and bright is the heart of the house, a meeting place where travelers share stories sharing something to drink. Among the harmonic furniture of exclusive design, stands a vertical garden with indoor plants that gives it freshness and favors the environment. Completely equipped and with part of the glass roof make of this environment a peaceful place. The Courtyard retains its original colonial architectural style. L shaped wing, supported by wooden columns, on which hammocks rest, offering comfort and rest. The private rooms are developed around the portico and a small garden with native plants and aromatic subtly adorn the pure and fresh atmosphere of the area. A traditional wooden staircase from the nineteenth century takes us to the meditation and yoga room, a space where there is nothing to be distracted, where you feel tranquility and intimacy during your activity. The Neighborhood: The neighborhood of Santa Lucia is located within the perimeter of protection of the historic center, 5 minutes walk from the central square and a few meters from the main pedestrian Real de Guadalupe, where you will find the best restaurants, bars and leisure areas. From here you can visit on foot all the museums and main markets of San Cristóbal de las Casas. Originally this neighborhood was a craft center par excellence and seat of builders. This district is dedicated to the elaboration of rockets and toritos. Now there is a market of artisans in this neighborhood where you can find a great variety of traditional candies and sweets of the city, some elaborated by the people of this zone. Other Highlights: At Casa Azabache we work with the best tour companies in Tuxtla Gutierrez and San Cristóbal de las Casas to guarantee you the most fascinating tours throughout the state. We have the best services and rates to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. With us you will meet unsurpassed natural beauties, amazing archaeological sites and ancestral cultures still alive. It's Mexico, it's Magic, it's Chiapas. In Casa Azabache, aware of the importance of incorporating new guidelines that allow us to reconcile our activity with the protection of the environment, we decided to carry out the implementation of a Strategic Sustainability Plan based on the principles of the Common Good Economy, which help to minimize the possible environmental, social and economic impacts derived from our activity and that guarantees sustainable development at all levels. Through the Sustainability Plan we have developed five lines of action that will allow us to improve our commitment to sustainability year after year: Reduction of Energy Consumption, Reduction of Use and Consumption of Natural Resources, Minimization of Waste Generation, Economic Development, Promotion and Dissemination of our moral criteria. Casa Azabache Policies And Conditions: Our reception opening hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. During this time you can find some of us, we will be happy to answer your questions and we will try to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Check-In Time Starts At 12:00 P.m. To 23:30 P.m. Check-Out Time Is At 11:00 Am. Please Advice Your Arrival. Payment Types Accepted At This Property: Cash Only. Cancellation Policy: 72 Hours Before Arrival. Taxes Included. Breakfast Not Included. General: No Curfew. Child Friendly. Pets Are Not Allowed.