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Famous as a spring-break destination and for the great influx of American tourists wanting a taste of the Caribbean lifestyle, Cancún is much more than the all-inclusive-resort paradise it's famous for being!
The city is informally divided into two different areas. The first one is downtown, where the locals live and that feels like any other regular Mexican city, with streets full of life, Mexican food counters, and traffic with buses full of hospitality-industry-employed locals. The other one is the glamorous "zona hotelera," or hotel zone. The hotels are lined up on a strip of land bordered by blue waters and white sands. Most accommodation options in this area are massive, all-inclusive resorts surrounded by a few clubs that offer an alternative for nights out for those tourists wanting to take a vacation from their resort.
Downtown, though, is where the budget hostels in Cancún and guesthouses with more of a family and local taste are. If you are on a budget, head downtown for accommodation and food and to the hotels area during the day to enjoy the paradise-like beaches. Contrary to what most people believe, Cancun is not an exclusive destination for the wealthy ones and you can really get around without spending much, if you know where to go!
No matter where you decide to spend your nights, all beaches in Cancún are public and although sometimes the big resorts can block the view from the street toward the ocean, you can access them through walkways with pointing boards with each beach's name on it.
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"This hostel has clean, nice showers. It's close to nightlife, good food and has a lively outdoor bar. The staff are friendly; practice your Spanish. People at the airport would not tell me where the bus stop was located. It is across the street from the main terminal between Executive and Budget car rental. It costs 40 pesos or $5 US." … "Excellent - Spotlessly clean rooms and en-suites; friendly, helpful staff; and if you linger over...
Hostel Mundo Maya
"… for women and men, as well as private rooms for one, two and up to four people, and desks are decorated with Maya, have permanent connection Wi-Fi, Fans, private lockers for all guests, new shared bathrooms with shower and hot water all day and night. In the Maya Hostel Cancun we strive to keep all our areas clean and sheets and towels. We also include continental breakfast, complimentary drinking water, terraces and...
Chacmool Hostel Cancun
"At Chac Mool Hostel, you get a free welcome beer upon your arrival, which makes for a great first impression. The Location Located close to the bus station, it is neatly tucked a few blocks away from Tulum Avenue and sits at the corner of wide open plaza. There are abundant restaurants and cheap food stands close by. Local bus transportation is also just a few blocks away, which makes it easy to get to the main strip. Walmart is also...
"Do not stay in this place! Avoid it at all costs. The rooms aren't clean, and the bathrooms are quite an adventure. It needs some serious cleaning. Not to mention they have a curfew for the kitchen at 10 p.m., so if you get there later than 10 p.m. and are hungry, you can't even get anything from the fridge. It's better to pay a bit more in some other hostel than wasting your money on this one." … "Would be 0, but the linens seemed...
"Hostal Haina is located in downtown Cancun, in a quiet residential area near a small park. The Location It is about a ten-minute walk from the ADO bus station and very close to shopping and eateries. There is a secure wrought-iron iron gate at the entrance, controlled by staff, which lends a comforting air of security to the premises. Reception is a breeze, with friendly staff and an efficient check-in process. Rooms and Bathrooms...
Green 16 Hostel
"Not a hostel but a room that doesn't have any security and a door that didn't shut properly. The only hostel in Cancun that could benefit from Wilma. It needs blowing down. Awful. We ended up there for 1 hour and then went over the road to the holiday inn express." … "… can choose between Mexican styled single, double, four-bed and six-bed rooms. All our rooms have a private bathroom and shower, air conditioning, colour TV,...
"Excellent property - Very clean, excellent food and service." … "Luxurious and safe - As soon as I walked in the main door the owner came to help me with my bags. She was also very helpful in setting up a fun walking tour of Cancun Centro during the afternoon. This place has a beautiful garden, a upper deck with a great view, great kitchen facilities, free internet, spacious shower/bathroom and is conveniently located in Cancun Centro...
Hotel & Hostal El Meson de Tulum
"It is an original place with its own essence, the wood of the region is used to create the structure of the tables and bedframes which gives a unique touch like no other. The fresh atmosphere rendered by the beatiful thatch is very special. The precious woods in our rooms and the comfort of our orthopedic mattress provide you with pleasant sleep and rest.Meson de Tulum Hostel is located at 200 meters from the bus station, on the principal...
"… guestrooms decorated in a fresh Mediterranean style. They feature all the necessary amenities for a wonderful vacation. Rooms with two double beds. All rooms are brightly decorated with a Mexican atmosphere, and have telephone, satellite color television, air conditioner, shower, in room safe, private bathroom with shower and tile floors. Some of the many great facilities include: travel agency, yacht club, beach club, pool, and a...
"Good and cheap place to stay - This hostel is well located in a safe and central zone. 5 mins walking from the bus terminal, supermarket next block, 1 minute from the urban bus to the beaches. Free kitchen, fridges, wifi, breakfast, jaccuzzi, TV dvds, books. Hot water all day, fans and AC in rooms. Two terraces to take a drink outside. One the best cheap hosting solution in the city!" … "… bunks,Nice deck terrace,balconies,...
"… tv and reading Dining Common Congierge for tours Internet and international telephone room SERVICIOS INCLUIDED IN THE RENT: Continental Breakfast Air conditioning Fan Lookers Sabanas Towels Soap Single Berths Wi Fi Description of transport: outside the airport in front of Terminal 2 are the ADO bus (golden color and the red), with departures every 30 minutes at a cost of 40 pesos, you bring up the station in the...
Hostel Ka'beh Cancun
"Great Location and Great Staff - I stayed at this hostel in August and loved it. Staff cleaned it daily (sometimes more than once), AC, great staff, Wi-Fi, great people -- location just a few blocks from restaurants and bars and the bus terminal. I am actually going back on the 25th of this month." … "… /> --> Coffee + Tea + Drinking-water, all day --> Free Luggage Storage --> Free Maps and Advice --> 24/7 Security...
"Hostel Moloch is one of the HI network of hostels in Cancún, located right in the centre of Cancún. The hostel prides itself on peace, cleanliness and security and has great facilities including wireless internet, air conditioning, common areas, lockers, terrace space and a fully equipped kitchen. The hostel has a variety of shared room, private rooms and mixed dormitories, breakfast is included. Located 100 mts from the bus station and only...
Hostel Mundo Joven Cancún
"Absolutely superb -- staff equally as impressive - Stayed here for 6 nights and had one of the most enjoyable times during my trip thru Mexico. The facilities in the hostel are first rate and the staff are magnificent and English speaking. One of the managers, Angel, is very knowledgeable about Cancun, has great connections to all the clubs and can get discounts. A genuine guy more than happy to help you with anything. Facilities in the...
Mayan Hostel Cancun
"Cute and fun hostel, with friendly and welcoming atmosphere - my sister and i booked a trip to cancun and decided to stay here for our first night because we were getting in early and we "splurged" and went halfsies on about the equivalent of a $30 CAD a night private room with private bath. The bunks in about a 12-14 person dorm were around 11 or 12 so the extra couple bucks was worth it, or would be worth it even for a private room with...
"Clean and good location in Downtown Cancun - Pros -- Clean; Close to several mexican restaurants as well as 24/7 Oxxo stores and Burger King, Subway; Comfortable Beds; Table tennis; friendly personnel. Cons -- Booked a double room, but only one bed was ready on arrival. 2nd bed was organized in a few minutes; Seemed to have been a office before / no deco / lacks a little of charm; a little bit of street noise recognizable; discussion...
"Balam' s newly refurbished venues include double private rooms, 10 bed dorm rooms, a chill-out/reception room, a fully equipped gym for our guests and a cosy courtyard between the two wings. Once you´ve checked in and had a hot shower, you´re welcomed in the backyard area to relax, sunbath, or get part of the great music and vibe around the bonfire. Newly refurbished private rooms with double and ensuite beds. Shall you want the cheapest...
"… for a nice inexpensive place to stay, and who want to meet lots of people. Our hostel has a great location just in the heart of Cancun's downtown, everything is within walking distance; banks, supermarkets, restaurants, shops and the bus station. We are just 10 minutes from the beach by bus and 20 minutes from the airport!! The hostel has very nice atmosphere with lots of vegetation, you can sit in our back patio under the trees...
International Club Hostel
"… A FULL KITCHEN WITH FREE WATER, PASTA AND RICE ARE ALL AVAILABLE TO HELP MAKE YOUR STAY MORE COMFORTABLE. WE HAVE BOTH CABLE AND WI-FI INTERNET AS WELL AS COMPUTER ACCESS FOR GUEST. ONSITE LAUNDRY FACILITIES. WE ALSO OFFER A LARGE VARIETY OF HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTS AT A LOW TRAVELERS COST. THE OWNERS OF CLUB HOSTEL, AS FORMER WORLD TRAVELERS AND RETIRED PROFESSIONALS, OFFER YOU A UNIQUE INSIGHT INTO CANCUN AND THE YUCATAN PENNINSULA....
Sotavento Hostel By Pocna
"… on the Lagoon Directly in the heart of the Cancun's Hotel Zone. Managed by Pocna Hostel Isla Mujeres where the locations and price are all outstanding. If you visit Mexican Caribbean don't forget visiting Pocna & Sotavento Hostels.A small intimate hotel, located on Cancun's waterway connecting the beautiful Laguna Nichupte and the Bahia de Mujeres. The hostel is newly renovated. This hostel is located near to the...
Hostel Laurel 41
"Thank you for choice hostel laurel 41 located only one minute walking distance from cancun main bus terminal, bus to the beach, to night clubs, to isla mujeres, chichen itza as well all our rooms with private bathroom , air condition, tvcable. In our main lobby you can find tour desk, free internet, tv cable open 24 hours. The kitchen area is provided of microwave, coffe machine, refrigerator , mixer open 24 hours. check in: 15:00...
Mayan Hostel 1
"… number 17. We are a 3 minute walk from the ADO bus station and 1 block down the street from Las Palapas, which is an amazing food court, and 15 minutes by bus to the beaches here in Cancun. We have private and shared rooms avaliable, with an amazing breakfast in the morninng. We offer tours and club specials at the best prices for our guests to enjoy everything here in Cancun. Mayan Hostel 1 has a friendly and relaxed...
Weary Traveler's Hotel Oceania
"Mexico Hostel has it's ups and downs. While the rooms and bathrooms are nice and clean, the beds move a lot while you're sleeping and with only one bathroom in an eight bed room, there is a bit of backlog in the mornings. They have a huge variety of guide books that you can borrow and lots of helpful information about how to get around and things in the area posted. The stocked kitchen is clean (on the terrace) and has a nice selection of...
"… yourself at home and have great time. Our building is in an excellent location, only four blocks from the bus station. The following details selection: 1. Twin Private -$120.85 2. Twin Private Ensuite -$151.06 3. 3 Bed Female Dorm -$ 120.85 4. 4 Bed Female Dorm -$120.85 5. 4 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite -$120.85 6. 4 Bed Male Dorm -$120.85 7. 4 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite -$120.85 8. 4 Bed Mixed Dorm -$120.85 9. 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite...
Hostel San Carlos
"This is a great little hotel. It's close to the bus terminal, and close to the main shopping area of Cancun Centro, plus other markets. Not the best spot to be if you want to party, but the hotel zone is very easily accessed via bus R1 or R2." … Sm 23 Mza 32 Calle Cedro
International Club Hostel
"… at the perfect price. Don't worry: no matter how tight your budget, all our rooms are air-conditioned. Club Hostel offers more than just a good night's rest. You might find yourself swimming in or relaxing by the pool, socializing in the lounge, or enjoying the view from one of the many balconies. Need to take care of business, check your email or contact someone at home? Internet and international phone service are both...
Backpacker Hostelling Center
"… settings, Haciendas, Missions, Cenotes, parks, water sports, night clubs, and of course the most beautiful beaches in the world. We offer you specialized information regarding transportation, distances, costs, tourism and more in order for you to experience all of these activities at the lowest prices guaranteed and with the proper resources. *Grand Opening * Champ’s Sports Bar in Cancun - Get 20% discount !!! Champ’s offers...
Hostel Mundo Joven Cancún
"… Main bus station 2 blocks away to go to the airport, the beach or the nightclubs STAFF... world famous folks with all the travel advices are here to help you and make sure you enjoy your stay. SECURITY... numbered lockers inside rooms and 24hrs front desk assistance. +PLUS+ the top requested amenities by travelers FREE all you can eat BREAKFAST with fruits, cereals, granola, yoghurt, juices, coffee, tea and bread FREE Wi-Fi...
Hostel Rio Cancun
"The Mayan Hostel is a grass hut oasis in the busy hub of downtown Cancun, Mexico. Located a short walk from the bus depot, a large scale grocery store, several banks and Mexican restaurants, this hostel is in the ideal location for backpackers visiting the turquoise waters and white sand beaches of Cancun, Mexico. At night, the active downtown is noisy, but the area in which the hostel is located is residential enough that is it pretty quiet....
The Cancun Nest Hostel
""The Nest" is a nice little hostel in Cancun. It's not perfect by any means, but it isn't bad. To get there from the bus station, ask where Culum Ave is, and then walk until you see the restaurant "Toco Loco" on a corner. Hang a right, go more or less straight (past the park) and the hostel is well marked. Because the name is in English, it is difficult to find someone who knows where/what the hostel is. You'll find that The Nest has...
Casa Mexico Tipico
"… facilities • Lounge area • FREE luggage room It's located only 5 minutes ride from the bus station and 15 minute ride from the Cancun Airport. Pick up at the airport or bus station are available upon request and an additional cost. The hostel is within a walking distance from supermarkets, banks, a large shopping center ,and of course only 10 minutes away from the beach taking the bus just across the street. It is also 5 minutes...
Casa Roja Cancun
"Located in a quiet and nice residential area with lots of greenery and trees, parking space. Budget Private room: ceiling fan, air mattress bed, hammock hooks, desk, wireless internet, electric stove, radio, coffee maker, water bottle, wardrobe and private bathroom with shower, hot water. Independent access to a small patio. We provide clean towels every 4rd day and sheets weekly. check in: 13:00 check out: 11:00 breakfast not...
Art Deco Suites
"… quality Egyptian cotton sheets, blankets, pillows, and a High Definition 22" flat panel TV. The Kitchenette is equipped with a mini bar refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. The bathroom is provided with a full set of towels. All windows have double glass and are sound proof. Air Conditioning and ceiling fan. Recessed lighting and lofty 10 foot ceilings. Black out window treatments are also available at no charge, just ask. The...
"We are a small intimate resort where you always get personalized service from our friendly staff. Our more than 30 fully equipped suites (one and two bedrooms) include amenities like: AC, Kitchenette, living room, dinning, bathroom, cable TV, telephone, available wifi, lagoon view and more. We want you to feel just like at home at Suites Sina and we are certain that if you choose our resort for your next vacation you will keep coming back...
Condo Dos Playas
"Condo Dos Playas is located ver close to the beach of Cancun! We are situated only 10 minutes of the centre of Cancun and 20 minutes of the airport in Taxi.It is the perfect accomodation option for families and couples.The numerous facilities available will ensure that you have an enjoyable and comfortable stay.Please note:Cancellation policy: 48h.Minimum Stay: 2 night.Check in:13:00Check out: 11:00.Breakfast not included.Debit and credit...
"SALVIA CONDOMINIUM IS RIGHT ON CANCUN BEACH ALL ROOMS OCEAN VIEW WITH FULL KITCHEN, AIR.CONDITION AND NEXT DOOR TO ALL CANCUN ENTERTENMENT. We offer single, doubles, triple and quadruple rooms, all with private bathrooms, hot & cold water,air condition towels, security box,SWIMMING POOL. Internet Access Linen Included Towels Luggage Storage Children Friendly Guest Kitchen Telephone/Fax Facilities 24 Hour Reception Travel Desk/Travel...
Bed & Breakfast Garden
"If you are planning to visit Cancun, this is a great place to stay!! We are located in downtown Cancun, next to Market 28, a mexican handcraft market. This is an awesome place to rest! We\'re always trying to keep it full of positive energy. If you like to learn about culture, traditions, local gastronomy and be surrounded with a mexican enviorment, Bed and Breakfast Garden is the place for you!! Please Note: Cash only for payment...
"… sea and just 5 min, to the Hotel Zone. We have 20 years of experience regarding tours and valuable cost saving information about tours and activities to do in Cancun, and all of the Riviera Maya. We provide brochures and maps.We also have transportation to and from the Airport which is half of the taxi cost. We take care of our guests from their arrival till the time they return home. We make sure the have the best possible...
Naranja 2 Guesthouse
"… room has a queen sized bed closet, fan, desk and a balcony overlooking the back patio and garden. These last rooms share a bathroom with shower. The third room has a king size bed, desk, closet, fan, a hammock and a private bathroom with a shower. We provide internet connection. Guests can use the kitchen which has a refrigerator, oven, coffemaker and microwave. This Guest House is in a perfect location because it is in the...
Casa Bonita Cancun B
"… _Sam's Club, Walmart, Costco, Soriana, Home Deport, City Club, Paseos Cancun, etc. Cancun has a lot to offer in sun and fun, day and night. Great beaches, water sports, the greatest SCUBA diving, fabulous night life at Coco Bongo, The City, Bulldog, Daddy'O, among others, plus the cultural sites of Ancient Mayan civilization - Chichen Itza, Ek-Balam, Merida, Playa del Carmen, Tulum and Isla Mujeres are great day-trips all between...
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