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Your bedroomThe room has a desk and a bookcase with some books for learning basic Spanish and guidebooks at your disposal
Spacious room with balcony ideally located!
Spacious room with balcony ideally located!
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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This spacious bedroom is furnished with a cozy double bed, a wardrobe, a desk, a bookcase and a sofa-bed. The building is located near Reforma Ave, Alameda Central, Insurgentes Ave, Zona Rosa area & the trendy Roma neighborhood. Markets, bars, theaters, malls, restaurants, metrobus and subway stations are all nearby.

The space

The Art Deco building that houses the apartment has a beautiful interior with a prominent courtyard. The space itself has original bas relief moldings framing the high ceilings. The apartment is decorated with pieces of my art, and dotted with plants. Guidebooks to the city and the country are at your disposal, as well as anything else in my library. The kitchen has everything you need to cook, and coffee and tea are free all day.

This is an ideal room for travelers looking for an alternative accommodation and an arty environment.

There is only one shared bathroom in the apartment.

Guest access

Free WI-FI, coffee / tea, guidebooks, towels, use of kitchen and common spaces, washing machine, earplugs (if needed) are at your disposal.

Optional: I am a Spanish teacher, working for an American company that offers courses for expats living around the world. As such, In the case you would like to learn Spanish, I will be happy to work with you.

Interaction with guests

In addition to Spanish, I speak English, French and Italian fluently, and enough Portuguese. I will be happy to recommend you interesting places to visit in the city.

Open-minded, easy-going and friendly guests are very welcome in my home.

Part of the reason I rent my space is to have the opportunity to meet people from around the world. I enjoy leisurely conversations on the arts, travel, languages, sharing experiences from different cultures and exchanging points of view. I want my guests to feel they are in their own home.
By the way, this a gay-lgbt-friendly place. Also, non-smokers and smokers are welcome in my house.

Amenities
Heating
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Smoking Allowed
Prices
Cleaning Fee £6
Weekly Discount: 11%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 sofa bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed
House Rules
Check-in is anytime after 12PM (noon)
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Just please wash the stuff you use in the kitchen!

Cancellations
Availability
2 nights minimum stay

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Shama User Profile
May 2016
Elías was a really friendly and welcoming host. The room was spacious and just as described with tall ceilings and a very comfortable bed! Wi-fi worked very well and Elias made sure we had everything we needed with access to guidebooks and suggestions for local events and top sightseeing spots. His apartment was in a great location in the city with a metro station only a few minutes walk away. There were roadworks going on outside during our stay which were very loud and went on until 3am one night!! However this wasn't Elías's fault at all and he offered us earplugs but we had our own. Despite the noise we would definitely stay again!

Jules User Profile
May 2014
Absolutely a pleasure! Elias has a wonderful, creative and arty space in an edgy but convenient part of town, and is the friendliest and most interesting host I could ask for! He was super-sweet about bearing with some last-minute but unavoidable travel changes I had to make. I hope to see him again in Mexico or places elsewhere as a fellow world traveller. // Absolument un plaisir! Elias a un appartement tres cool, creatif, et artistique dans un quartier boho mais commode de la ville de Mexique, et il est tout chaleureux et interessant comme hote. Il est egalement tres amicable pour des changements urgents et inevitables dont j'avais besoin a faire, et j'espere faire RDV encore au Mexique ou d'ailleurs comme camarade de voyages mondials.

Stefan User Profile
November 2017
we totally liked elias' home. it is very centrally located, for zona rosa as well as for the historical center. elias is a very openminded, communicative and caring host - we will be back for sure

Chris User Profile
June 2017
Good value and central location.

Noé User Profile
April 2017
Elías was a great host. The house is spacious, comfortable and as advertised. He also ensured we had anything we needed and made check in and check out processes very simple.

Umi User Profile
March 2017
(日本語は下)Elias's place was located in walking distance from two metro stations: Cualtemoc and Balderas, charmingly decorated, and easy to use. The mattress was too soft for us, and I should say the image on the photo appears to be much brighter than what we felt. But the neighborhood is lively in the morning, pleasant to walk around or go eat at Mercado or at the street venders (needless to say) and quiet at the night even though it is close to our favorite places like Arena Mexico and Punto Gozadela. Elias is a very kind host and I respect their work and arts tremendously. It felt really good for us to stay there and would like to be there again! エリアスさんの場所は地下鉄のCualtemocとBalderas駅からとても近く、コンビニ、市場などの他に、アレナ・メヒコやプント・ゴザデラのような地元の人にも観光客やアートファンや女性、クィアの人にとっても楽しい地域にあります。付け加えるなら、写真で見るより太陽光は入ってこないですし、私たちにはベッドが少し柔らかすぎましたが、朝は通りも活気があり、夜は静かです。エリアスさんは地域でのアート活動などに私たちを招待してくださって、本当に感謝していますし、メキシコシティのいろいろな顔を楽しむことができました。また泊まりたいです。

Wei User Profile
December 2016
One of the best Airbnb that I have had so far!!

Mexico City, MexicoJoined in July 2013
Elías User Profile

Hello, my name is Elías, I am an artist, an activist, an art event organizer and a Spanish language instructor.
I enjoy art movies and all kind of artistic disciplines, I love traveling, meeting cool people from the whole world and learning about different cultures.
I am a very opened-minded and relaxed guy and I want you to feel at home as I have felt when travelling.

Languages: English, Español, Français, Italiano, Português
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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