Hostel Cathedral

Republica de Guatemala No 4, Colonia Centro, Mexico City, Mexico


Hostel Catedral is ideally located in the best spot a hostel can be in Mexico city. Right in the zocalo, the heart of the country, within walking distance to donwtowns major attractions and nightlife while also having instant access to the metro transport network. All of this in a safe, fun, clean and comfortable beautiful building.We invite you to relax in our rooftop terrace while you enjoy the view of the largest and oldest Cathedral in the Americas and the bustling Zocalo (Mexicos main square) or have a cold beer while meeting with fellow travelers. Our hostel is a meeting place for travellers from all over the globe. All our guests are given electronic key cards to access the building and their rooms. Safety is our priority.We strongly believe that one should get as much value for money as possible that is why we offer the following to all our guests:-free breakfast, -free walking tours of downtown attractions and off-the-beaten-track places like local cantinas and markets. -free internet access (computers)-free wifi-free coffee all dayHostel catedral boasts a total of 164 beds. We offer 4 and 6 people dorm rooms. These include comfy beds with reading lamps each. All of them with safety lockers.All of our private rooms have flat screen tv. The ensuite ones, come with bathroom ammenities. 


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“Sad demise of a formerly great hostel.”

Rating: 2 Reviewed on March 05, 2018

I’ve stayed at M J Catedral several times and recommended it to many people. This last visit, however, was very disappointing. The hostel has a great location behind the cathedral just off the...

“Good but...”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on February 28, 2018

Great location, you can go everywhere from the historic center, they also can offer guided tours, friendly staff, price and good breakfast, but the shower area is a little bit dirty in the rooms and...

“If you are looking for a downtown hotel, look for another place !”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on February 28, 2018

I rent a private room, and I was very disappointed. The walls in the shower were very dirty, the toilette were leaking. The mattress had a hole in the middle. . For the way of construction of the...


By Subway:Line 2 (blue line) station Zocalo, look for the 'Catedral' exit, you will find us behind the Cathedral, just walk toward it and round it.By Taxi:Just ask the driver to take you to the main square (Zocalo), to Republica de Guatemala #4, behind the Cathedral.



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