Many Oaxacans offer either lodging in their homes or apartment and house rentals. If you’re interested in such options in Oaxaca City, be sure to see the classified sections of the English-language newspapers Oaxaca Times and Go-Oaxaca, which customarily list a number of bed-and-breakfast, room, and apartment rentals both in their print and online (www.oaxacatimes.com and www.go-oaxaca.com) versions.
Moreover, many websites, such as www.mexonline.com, customarily advertise a number of Oaxaca lodgings. For more options, see the Internet Resources section. Finally, the Oaxaca state tourism information office lists a number of economical home-style lodgings. Also, language schools arrange homestays with families.
Meanwhile, read on to find out about a number of promising lodging options sprinkled around town. Unless otherwise stated, prices given are daily rates, often subject to healthy discounts for long-term stays.
© Bruce Whipperman from Moon Oaxaca, 5th edition