8 Hostels in Cancun with Private Rooms

8 Hostels in Cancun with Private Rooms

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Are you looking for an affordable and comfortable accommodation option in Cancun? Hostels in Cancun with private rooms might just be the perfect fit for you! These hostels offer the best of both worlds - the social atmosphere of a hostel with the privacy of a hotel room.

Ideal for budget-conscious solo travelers, couples, or small groups, hostels in Cancun with private rooms offer a great alternative to expensive hotels. With a private room, you can enjoy your own space, relax, and recharge after a day of exploring the vibrant city of Cancun. Plus, you'll still have access to the hostel's amenities, such as communal areas, a fully equipped kitchen, and organized activities, which can provide a chance to meet like-minded travelers.

Whether you're on a tight budget or simply prefer a more social atmosphere, hostels in Cancun with private rooms offer a great value and unique experience. Read on to discover our top picks and what to consider when booking your stay in Cancun.

Quick answer: The Best Hostels in Cancún with Private Rooms

  1. The Yellow Capsule - best for Digital Nomads, Solo Traveller
  2. Mayan Monkey Hostel - best for Couples, Female Solo Traveller, Party Hostel
  3. Nomads Party Hotel & Hostel - best for Female Solo Traveller, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  4. Mezcal Hostel - best for Couples, Digital Nomads, Female Solo Traveller, Solo Traveller
  5. Moloch Hostel & Suites - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  6. Nomads Hotel Hostel & Rooftop Pool - best for Female Solo Traveller, Party Hostel
  7. Xtabentun Hostal - best for Beach Lovers Retreat, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  8. Khali Cancun

On the map: Hostel Locations in Cancún

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

🤩 Top Hostel with Private Room:

Mezcal Hostel

🤑 Cheapest Private Room:

Moloch Hostel & Suites

👩‍❤️‍👨 For Couples:

Mezcal Hostel

👨‍👩‍👦 For Families with Kids:

Moloch Hostel & Suites

How much are hostels in Cancún?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Cancún

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Cancún

Average Private Price Graph

When to book a hostel in Cancún?

Let us have a closer look on some statistics and graphics.

  • The cheapest months to travel to Cancún is October. Hostels in Cancún cost $24 in October.
  • The most expensive month is December with $34.
  • Total number of hostels in Cancún: 30
  • Total number of Party Hostels in Cancún: 13
  • Total number of hostels in Cancún with a +8.5 top-rating: 11
  • Most hostels are located in the neighborhoods of Colonia Centro, Hotel Zone, MZA 1.


Hostels in Cancun with private rooms are a popular choice for travelers seeking affordable and comfortable accommodation while experiencing all that Cancun has to offer. These hostels provide private rooms with various amenities such as air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, comfortable beds, and modern facilities. These private rooms offer a great balance of privacy and affordability for solo travelers, couples, and groups of friends.

In addition to private rooms, these hostels also offer communal areas such as kitchens, lounges, and pools, providing guests with opportunities to socialize and connect with other travelers from around the world. These hostels are located throughout Cancun's Hotel Zone, making it easy for guests to access Cancun's many attractions, including the beautiful beaches, restaurants, and nightlife spots. Overall, hostels in Cancun with private rooms offer a comfortable and budget-friendly option for travelers seeking a memorable stay in Cancun.

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Best Hostel in Cancún with Private Rooms:

The Yellow Capsule!

The Yellow Capsule, Cancún

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