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About Playa del Carmen
Playa del Carmen is the second-largest of the tourist and resort towns on the Mexican-Caribbean coastline. It is a really nice beach, but most people come to Playa del Carmen for the constant party, mostly down Fifth Avenue. On the plus side, Playa del Carmen is centrally located to areas such as Cancun and Tulum so you can take a collectivo in either direction if you decide to do a day trip to either of these destinations.
In Playa del Carmen itself, there is a spider monkey sanctuary that you can go and visit to learn about the kinds of animals that live in and among the jungle areas of this part of the country. You can also catch the ferry from here over to the island of Cozumel, where you can hang out for the day or spend a couple of days. The area contains several cenotes where you can go and snorkel; some of them also offer diving for those who are PADI certified. For those who love adventure parks, there are also a few of these scattered along the highway in and around Playa del Carmen.
Hostels in Playa del Carmen are abundant and scattered throughout the city center. Most of them are close to the beach and all of your major amenities that you may need during your stay. If you ask your friendly Playa del Carmen hostel staff, they should be able to point you in the direction of anything that you may need and for transport to and from activities.
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Youth Hostel Playa del Carmen
"In a city that delivers surprisingly few hostels, Youth Hostel Playa Del Carmen provides an excellent opportunity to save a few pesos and meet fellow travelers who are equally keen to take in the excellent nightlife. The Location Given the high cost of land in the city, it is surprising that you find the hostel only five minutes' walk from the beach. On the two surrounding blocks, you will find a number of cheaper restaurant options,...
Hostel Quinta Playa
"If you like to be next to the beach and the main area of Playa del Carmen; but beside that, the hostel has more to offer than just location. The Location The hostel is next to the ADO Bus terminal and a short walk from the collectivo terminals. Besides being easily findable from the bus, the hostel is located next to Fifth Avenue, which is the main street in Playa del Carmen. So, if you go out of the hostel to the left then you are on...
Happy Gecko Hostel
"Happy Gecko Hostel does not live up to the claims and promises it makes on booking sites. The hostel describes itself as “trendy, with a great rooftop bar.” The only thing accurate about that statement is that it does indeed have a roof where you can sit and drink your own beverages. The Location This hostel is very easy to find, with easy-to-spot signage. It is very close to all of the action and excitement of Fifth Avenue, but is on a...
Hostel Rio Playa
"Hostel Rio Playa has a social atmosphere, good location, complimentary breakfast, friendly and helpful staff, a noon check-out time, and comfortable beds -- all you really need in a hostel in Playa del Carmen. This is an ideal place to stay if you are looking to meet people and enjoy the party life of Playa del Carmen without blowing the budget. The Location The hostel is located in the heart of the tourist district, in a safe but noisy...
Hostel Vive la Vida
"The refund was clean ... - Good location and great rates! In the heart of local cheap food and markets. Less than one block from colectivo station for journey to Tulum and Cancun. Close to beach but far enough to avoid the bar scene. Rooms and attached bathrooms were bad. I did NOT stay after checking into room. Chemicals were being sprayed on the wooden bunks in all rooms and the drain in attached bathroom shower was open & a mosquito haven....
""Mexicans give me so much trouble!" That's exactly what the person at the reception said to us! On our last day we left our bags at the hostel while going to the beach. When we came back to change and pick our stuff up, we didn't realize that we got the sheets slightly dirty with our bags. The guy at the reception made it very clear that unless we paid for the washing, he wouldn't give us our passports back. However, he charged us over MX$100...
"… rooftop bar is the meeting point for our guests, where we go every night to have some cold beers and good mojitos and get ready to go out. It is the place where we make our BBQs and other thematic parties which characterize our hostel. You will be able to book any tour you want at our reception desk; just ask us and we will provide all the necessary information for you to travel around in a cheap and safe way. You can also join us in our...
Grand Hostal Playa
"Gran Hostal its totally brand new!! Its focused on international and flashpacker traveler, at the hostel you will find private and double rooms, but dorms for all your friends too. All of them have
Tres Mundos Hostel
"Average low cost hostel - Average all the way around. Not very clean but not terribly dirty, friendly enough and a very weak breakfast. Wi-Fi slow and localized to common area." …"… but that is in every other hostel in Playa del Carmen, we are not in the middle of a jungle. We clean every day but in a party season (18.dec-10.jan) it's impossible to keep everything superclean, so we want you to please note this and have a patience with us....
"Check out Tequilita Hostel if you're looking for a laid-back and easygoing hostel within the Playa del Carmen area? If you like to meet people, have a blast, and go out or you would like to enjoy the view and maybe the party from a rooftop within the city, then you should definitely visit this hostel. The Location The hostel is located on Sixth between Fifteenth and Twentieth streets. It is short walking distance from the ADO bus...
"I had a BLAST!! - This place is so fun! it was really hard to leave! My friend recommended me to go there and i thanked him so much, They have a large patio where everybody get together to hang out and everyday a different activity, Thursday "Noche with Juan" is crazy and everybody were so nice! If you came to Playa to just have fun this is the place. The rooms are also very comfy and there is always a place to go relax. I will definitely go...
"Good - Great place!!! Location is the only downside here." …"… are private. We have 1 private room with a king size bed and then 3 rooms with two double beds. For those looking to save money and economize Excel Sense offers 6 bed shared Dorms we you and your friends can hang out and relax. Our dorms offer private bathroom and are equipped with minibar, air conditioning, fans and safe box, telephone to call reception, drinkable water, power...
Siete Colores Hostel
"… for all your needs. Counts with large rooms, private and shared bathrooms, all designed with a unique touch. It’s a safe and quaint place with a 24- hour-staff available to cater for our guests' needs. We have created a concept of hosting so you can feel at home, enjoy our services and make new friends. Siete Colores was designed to meet all your expectations, giving you a higher level of hosting and at the same time, taking care...
"…Check-out time : 11:00. Reception Open 24Hr. No curfew! Breakfast included. Free cold drinking Water. Free Internet, WiFi in all the hostel. Taxes included. Pets are allowed with extra cost.
"… pool and bbq or have a relaxed night and enjoy movies in the living room equipped with cable tv and a dvd player. We have a big kitchen with 3 full size fridges to store your food and all the cooking supplies that you will need. We are directly across the corner from Walmart for all your grocery shopping. Hostel Playa has: 3 Female Dorms: 7 beds, 7 beds, and 5 beds with A/C 3 Mens dorms: 5 beds, 5 beds, and 8 beds 3 Mixed Dorms: 4 beds,...
"…w" …"… If you come from Avenida juarez Main bus station we are 10 min walking distance, you have to walk all the way to the 8th street and quinta avenida then turn left after you pass Walmart (supermarket) on your rigth, you have to walk straight one more block and then turn left, Viva hostel will be on the left side of the street. If you come from Calle 12 Bus station we are 5 minute walking distance you have to walk all the way to the 8th...
La Tortuga Azul
"Great stay! - The front desk staff at this hostel was amazing -- extremely accommodating, friendly, and helpful. Hostel was clean and pleasant and I always felt safe. I would stay there again. The on
"… 72 h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 3 pm to 11 pm. Check out before 11 am. Payment upon arrival by credit cards or cash. Taxes included. Breakfast included. No curfew. No groups No ages restrictions You won't have to worry about not being able to sleep at night. Your bed is larger than normal hostel beds, and super comfortable. We have tried them...
Hostel Wonderous World
"Hostel Wonderous World is a product of fellow travelers that know what you want. FREE HOME COOKED BREAKFAST every morning to get your day started off right with a full stomach for one! We have stayed
"… Maya original name of Playa del Carmen. Comfort is very important to us. We design a Hostel/Bed & Breakfast concept that offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, so you can enjoy a great vacation, still feel at home. Solo, as a couple or with friends, we have the exact room for your needs. All this with a delicious breakfast included, so you can start your day in the best way. Caminante Policies and Conditions: Check in...
Humble Bumble Hostel
"…The property is well-located in Playa del Carmen, 5 blocks away from the beach surrounded by supermarkets (Mega and Walmart) as well as restaurants and 24-hour pharmacy. ADO International Bus Statio
"…Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. This property may pre-authorize your credit card before arrival. Taxes included. Breakf
"Property Buhos is in the heart of Playa Del Carmen: 3 minutes walk to the Beach and 5 minutes walk from the Bus Station and Walmart. We have air condition, lockers, hot water, WiFi, free use of compu
Hacienda del Sol
"Out of the Tourist area. - A perfect accommodation out of the crazy Playa del Carmen hustle. Rooms were very clean. Swimming pool was immaculate. No breakfast included but very friendly hostess, Manuela. Nearby restaurants very good and local." …"Great big friendly hostel - Between the free bikes, and free pool it's worth it. Easy going nice staff and clean accommodations are all reasons I'll be back I'll stay here again in Playa." …"Great...
Maria Sabina Hotel & Backpackers Hostel
"Prime Location, great Staff, great Service, nice people! - I stayed at Maria Sabinas for a week in Sept 2009. Location. Literally "meters" from the Beach, five-minute walk to the Main Bus Stop, ten-minute walk to the Night Clubs, and it's just off 5th Avenue aka "main shopping/restaurant district." Across the street is a twenty-four-Hour Convenience Store, open all day/all night, with a Bank Machine. I would recommend this place to single or...
"…Wi-Fi is accessible from all areas of the hostel and is free of charge for all guests. Among other features we have a comfy TV room and an abundance of outdoor communal area which allow you to con
Green Monkey Hostel
"… one of the best beaches in the area and one block from 5th Avenue, where you will find bars, restaurants and shops. Green Monkey is an ecological hostel we are in favor of protecting the environment an we promote recycling and waste separation. . There are a different types the rooms: - private rooms with bathroom - semiprivate rooms with shared bath - female bedroom with shared bath - mixed bedroom with private bath Included breakfast,...
Colores Mexicanos Hostel
"Colores Mexicanos is a very nice, clean, and well-kept place overall -- almost luxurious. This place draws a large Italian and Latino crowd, and is almost always booked up (make reservations early!). It has very nice rooms and bathrooms, a common area with TV, free Internet, book exchange, and a kitchen coming soon. The rooms all overlook a very bright courtyard, full of colorful flowers. For the couples out there, they have an extra part...
"…Although there is no a real reception we are 24/24 Hr at your complete disposal with multi-language staff, booking service for hikes, tours and bikes rental service. Guest’s apartments are very brig
Casitas de colores
"…Also a comfy bed with an orthopedic mattress and a flat screen TV with cable. Other features include free Wi-Fi, a hot shower, a ceiling fan and air conditioning. There is a lovely shared gard
La Playa Condohotel
"…You get twice the space for less than the cost of a standard hotel room. With all of the excursions, amusement parks, white sand beaches, and great nightlife that Playa del Carmen has to offer, L
Blue Parrot Suites
"… Just 10 minutes walking is the ADO Bus Terminal. In each room there are a queen size bed and a sofa bed, private bathroom, cable TV, DVD, ceiling fan, A / C, closet, iron, hair dryer, towels kit, basic amenities, kitchenette, frigde, utensils kitchen, coffee maker and microwave. Blue Parrot Suites Policies and Conditions: Check in from 15:00 to 22:00 . Check out before 12:00 . Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival....
Blue Pearl Suites
"… location is the best: at the heart of Playa del Carmen, only 2 minutes walking to the beach and the main avenue with all restaurants, shopping, day and night- life. There are several stores for groceries very near. On top of the building is an exquisite solarium with dip pool, sun beds and ocean view. This is your home in Playa del Carmen so you can enjoy and exciting and relaxing vacation. Please note the following: Check in...
"…The apartments have a bedroom with queen size bed, livingroom with sofa bed, fully equipped kitchen, bathroom with shower. All apartments are olso equipped with air conditioning, ceiling fans, cable
Posada la Paduana
"We have Double rooms, rustic style, all with individual bathroom, color tv(only local channels), Ceiling fan and wireless internet access. Located very close to the 5th ave. in playa del carmen mexico." …"18th Street and 55th North Ave. Colonia Ejidal, Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mxico. close to the ADO bus station, between juarez ave and constituyentes ave." …Calle 18 esquina Avenida 55 Norte. Colonia Ejidal
Casa Kan Balam
"Beautiful and Cosy studio inspired by Mayan art in the middle of a luxury tropical garden 4 guest max Breakfast included at 5 mts of the beach and 3 mts of the center town 2 Queen size bedrooms Living Room - Little kitchen A/C - Wifi - Mini Bar One daily transportation for the beach free with the rent Bicycles - Parking Sale of Tours Sales of traditionnals art on place Diner in option on request only Pets not allowed Language : French -...
Villas Picalu B&B Boutique
"…The Puerto Aventuras Golf course is accessible directly from our garden and in a few minutes' walk there is a free entrance Beach Club, in one of the most beautiful beaches of the Riviera Maya. All
B&B Casa Coral
"… the house there is a nice and relaxing tropical garden with typical Caribbean flowers, coconut palms and towering babana trees, where our guests can spend relaxing afternoons lulled into a hammock. In the morning you can enjoy the pleasure of a healthy breakfast (from 8.00am to 10.00 am) with singing birds and parrots crossing our garden all the time. Casa Coral offers to our traveling friends the use of bicycles that will allow you to...
Casa del Carmen
"…There are seven mini apartments, all with private bathroom, wi-fi, fans and kitchen. The famous 5th Avenue and the beach is about a ten minute walk away. Many bars, restaurants and shops can be foun
Condominimum Aqua Terra
"…00 % per person per night. Breakfast not included. General No curfew. Sorry, no pets" …"From Cancun airport is collective van transportation where you share the vehicle, which holds about 10
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