Oaxaca Hotels

Posada Chencho in Oaxaca

Oaxaca Budget Accommodations

Oaxaca is forty minutes by jet from Mexico City and 6 hours by first class bus or auto. Fly south between snowcapped peaks, soaring back through time to the real Mexico - a lovely colonial city, a blend of ancient and modern worlds - a lush valley brimming with farms, villages, folk art and ancient archaeological sites!

Posada de Chencho is a beautiful Oaxaca´s house located in the south of the magical city of Oaxaca, is a new family owned, small garden hotel. It is shinning clean, friendly and charming. Posada de Chencho is a short walking from Oaxaca´s famous Zocalo and 3 minutes by taxi.

All 22 rooms have private baths & base fans, open onto verandas which are enjoyable year around in Oaxaca´s mild, tropical highland climate.

Oaxaca´s breakfast, lunch or dinner are always available for you. The food at Posada de Chencho is excellent and absolutely safe, all meals are prepared in our spotless kitchen with purified water and the best ingredients.

Within our walls you have perfect security, for no one can enter from the street without being admitted. Chencho your host, has been an innkeeper for over fifty years and is your expert connection to both modern and ancient Oaxaca-fiestas, folk art, contemporary art, archaeology, and food. He is a delightful and funny host and is a big reason to stay here. He will cheerfully share his expertise with groups and individual vacationers and delight you with tales of the past.

You have not seen Mexico until you´ve seen Oaxaca!

Fiestas in Oaxaca:

Oaxaca loves its fiestas and celebrates them every month! The dates changes slightly from year to year. These are just a few:

  • Holy week: The week preceding Easter is a time of specially decorated churches and many religious festivities. On Thursday everyone prays in seven different churches. Good Friday is celebrated with solemn impressiveness in the city as well as in the villages.
  • July-Guelaguetza: Folk dancing in fabulous costumes on two Mondays, with a whole week of folk art exhibits and colorful festivities in between.
  • October 31, November 1-3 Day of the Dead: Special decorations in the markets. Solemn observances in the cemeteries.
  • December 16-24 Calendas: Church Processions with people walking through the streets behind floats, singing and dancing and carrying faroles (candle-lit paper lanterns) all night.
  • December 23-Day of The Radishes: Not to be missed! A huge fiesta at the Zocalo, with exhibits of radishes dressed up and decorated in amazing ways!
Posada de Chencho

Distinctive Features:

Restaurant (Mexican family style cuisine)
Lunch and dinner on request
Laundry service
Charming garden & pleasant common areas
Sitting room with TV
Parking space
Medical service (extra fee)
Soft drinks available

Full touristic information
Phone & Fax service
Wireless Internet service
Taxi cab service
Purified water
Free coffee
Hot water all times
No pets

Rates in Mexican pesos:
All taxes are included
Enjoy our homestyle breakfasts before discovering the city!

1 person
$497 pesos
2 people in 1 dbl. or 2 single beds
$684 pesos
2 people in 2 bdl. beds
$732 pesos
3 people in 2 dbl. beds
$919 pesos
4 people in 2 dbl. beds
$1054 pesos


Rates are subject to change without notice.
One night´s deposit is required for confirmation. 30 days refund notice. 20% (in pesos) CHARGE FOR CANCELLATION.
For reservation and payments we accept traveler checks, green bills, or pesos.
Check in: 2 p.m. (if your room is ready you can check in earlier), or you can leave your luggage in the hotel office and enjoy the garden).
Check out: 12 p.m.

Posada de Chencho
4ta. Privada de la Noria # 115
Col. Centro C.P. 68000
Oaxaca, Oaxaca Mexico