All Hostels in Playa del Carmen

Welcome to your detailed guide for Playa del Carmen hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Playa del Carmen, Messico. Compare prices for Playa del Carmen hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and Booking.com, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Playa del Carmen Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Playa del Carmen, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

Total number of hostels

39

Average dorm price

$7

Average private room price

$39

Cheapest hostel in Playa del Carmen

$7

(Casa Tikun-Ha is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Playa del Carmen

19

(The Green Village Boutique Hotel is the best rated)

Most Playa del Carmen hostels are located in

Centro, Colonia Centro, solidaridad

Average rating of all hostels

6.9

Hostels in Playa del Carmen for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Playa del Carmen for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Playa del Carmen? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Playa del Carmen alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Playa del Carmen. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Playa del Carmen (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Playa del Carmen here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

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Akumal Akumal (35 Km / 22 mi.)
Tulum Tulum (62 Km / 38 mi.)
Cancún Cancún (64 Km / 40 mi.)
Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres (77 Km / 48 mi.)
Isla Holbox Isla Holbox (103 Km / 64 mi.)

FAQ about Playa del Carmen Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Playa del Carmen. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Playa del Carmen. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Playa del Carmen Hostels

A hostel in Playa del Carmen costs on average $7 for a dorm. A hostel in Playa del Carmen with private rooms costs on average $39.

Hostelz.com shows all 39 Hostels in Playa del Carmen. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Boho Beach Hostel is the best hostel in Playa del Carmen for families.

Red Panda Hostal is the best hostel in Playa del Carmen for groups.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 39 hostels in Playa del Carmen, Messico. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Playa del Carmen such as

  • 32 hotels
  • 7 guesthouses
  • 13 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Playa del Carmen.

The Green Village Boutique Hotel is the best rated hostel for partying in Playa del Carmen.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Playa del Carmen - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Playa del Carmen

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Playa del Carmen and Messico.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Playa del Carmen