This old ghost town is very popular with tourists from Texas especially the Austin area. Many of the old Haciendas are being restored to former glory. The surrounding high desert area is becoming a popular area for horseback riding. Overall, Real de Catorce is benefiting from the renaissance that is sweeping across many of the forgotten colonial gems of the northern deserts.
hotel el real (www.hotelelreal.com.mx), morelos # 20 (one block from main plaza), ☎ 01800-836-6006. checkin: 2pm; checkout: 12pm. 28 rooms ,divided in two houses, hotel el real 1 and hotel el real 2. best social club in town ,featuring weddings,birthdayparties,live music etc.$55.-+.
Free Municipal Wi-Fi in Real de Catorce, . Free Internet access throughout the pueblo. Try Cafe Azul on Calle Lanzagorta for cappucino and Internet access, featuring Asus netbooks for rent.