Plenty of interesting books.The street is confined for the Metrobus, so no cars go through.
Entire home/apt
4 Guests
2 Bedrooms
3 Beds
Per Night
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Couples history with comfort, playful elegance, ecology and effervescent surroundings. A XVIIth century construction that follows the Spanish vice regal tradition: high-ceilinged, luminous and ventilated spaces. Easy access from/to the airport!

Plenty of interesting books.

Plenty of interesting books.

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The Space
Accommodates: 4
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Check In: Anytime after 12PM (noon)
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: No Charge
Weekly discount: 18%
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

+ Casa Tezontle is located on the hearth of Mexico City’s Historic Downtown. Occupies the main floor of what was a Seventeenth century convent (c. 1690).

Bedrooms: 2
Sleeps: 1 to 4
1 Queen size bed.
1 Futon-full bed (in studio)
1 Double inflable bed
1 Single matress
1 Yoga mat for extra guests
1 Bathroom, 1 shower with 2 water sources
1 exterior terrace/patio
1 balcony

Guest Access

+High speed wireless internet.
- local telephone, multiregional DVD,
+Apple TV, monitor, board games.
+Sound equipment with plenty of Latin-American music albums
+Selected library (with Mexican art books, Latin-American literature, comics, etc.).
+Bicycle (U.S. handmade Trek).
+Emergency light.
+Hairdrier 1 600W, REVLON ®.
+Technology assistance.

Amenities (additional fee)
Servicios sobre pedido (pago adicional=$)
+ Tours
+ Salsa / Yoga
+ Private cheff
+ Mexican kitchen
+ Life music

Interaction with Guests

We friendly receive the guests and offer them tips if needed. We always invite them to our local activities, mainly in Historic Downtown concerts halls and museums. We leave them a mobile phone and our direct numbers, and we are ready to assist.

The Neighborhood

Casa Tezontle is in Mexico’s City Historic Downtown, the most fascinating neighborhood. As the expert´s repeat, the “Centro (Downtown) is the where the whole Mexico is resumed.” One block from the beautiful Santo Domingo Plaza, 6 blocks from the main’s city plaza (a.k.a. Zocalo) and the Templo Mayor ruins, 4 blocks from the famous Garibaldi Plaza, the Tequila Museum, 5 blocks from Bellas Artes, 6 from the Park Alameda, 3 stations from traditional market, 1 block from supermarket. To end fast, it is located in the hearth’s of historic downtown.

Getting Around

Just outside the door you’ll find the Metrobus with a direct and safe route from and to the Mexico City’s International Airport.
Distance from airport: 11.5 km =7.14 miles. 18 minutes. Total Metrobus stations from Airport to Casa Tezontle (Chile Station): 09. (21 minutes).

The nearest subway Metro is just 3 blocks aways. The ecotaxi station is just 5 blocks away and the bike taxis are all around.

Other Things to Note

+ Guest receive their own mobile phone so we can keep in touch.
+ Very early or late check in (-8 AM hrs. or +22 hrs) additional fee: 30 USD.

+ Unexpected change hour in check in —flight change, flight cancelled, etc.— additional fee: 30 USD. (if it not communicated at least 24 hrs. before).
Please let us know your planned arrival time with advance so we can organize the best reception for you.

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House Rules
No parties or events
Check-in is after 12PM (noon)

On arrival
+ Very early or late check in (-8 AM hrs. or +22 hrs) additional fee: 30 USD.

+ Unexpected change hour in check in —flight change, flight cancelled, etc.— additional fee: 30 USD. (if it not communicated 24 hrs. before).

Casa Tezontle Rules & Regulations (English version)
1. Check-out time is 11:00 am. This is VERY flexible if we are not receiving other guests, so please consider that you can leave later.
2. All incidental charges must be immediately settled. Guests are obliged to pay for any loss or damage of Casa Tezontle property caused by themselves, their friends or any person for whom they are responsible.
3. The room key is kept by the guest. Any damage and loss will be subject to a fine.
4. Guests must take good care of their own belongings. Casa Tezontle will not be held responsible for any loss or damage incurred.
5. No prohibited articles, flammable articles or commercial goods are allowed to be stored inside the room.
6. Pets are allowed on Casa Tezontle, but take care of them and do not allow them to use the sofa or the bed.
7. No unlawful behavior is permitted. Noise: Casa Tezontle's walls are huge, but doing too much noise after 23 hrs. is forbidden in Mexico City. Please try to keep it low after that time. Please be considerate with the neighbors.
8. Visitors are allowed but please be careful and remember that you are responsible for them in Casa Tezontle. Do not open the door to anyone you are not expecting. If someone from Casa Tezontle has to visit the house to repair something, you will be advised properly by Casa Tezontle with anticipation.
9. For security reasons please remember that all electric appliances should be switched off and the windows should be closed when guests go out. And please check that the water faucets are properly closed.
10. For security reasons smoking is only allowed in Casa Tezontle in the designated areas such as the exterior “patio", the terrace, the common areas and the reception.
11. For police, hospital information or ambulance service dial 066 or please contact Casa Tezontle personal: (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN). Please do not take away books or items without noticing Casa Tezontle. We will very happy to offer the best price for any piece of art, furniture, etc. you might want to buy.
13. In case of violation of the above regulations or any misconduct Casa Tezontle has the right to ask the guest to leave.







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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
Safety Card
Fire Extinguisher

2 nights minimum stay
The street is confined for the Metrobus, so no cars go through.

The street is confined for the Metrobus, so no cars go through.

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