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Las Palmas Hostel

Calle Palmeras 43, Cancun, Mexico
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Ranked #43 of 81 Specialty Lodging in Cancun
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Mangalore, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I had booked this place through booking.com website. It is very close to the ADO bus terminal and hence has a very good access. The payment was to be made directly at the venue and they also accept card payment which I realized only later. I presume the area around is not very safe and I saw some people (suspiciously... More 

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Etobicoke, ON
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7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

What you need to know: It cost me 380 pesos for a double bed individual room w/ bathroom, TV and A/C or about $32 CAD/per night at a $1CAD = $12MEX conversion includes: free Coffee, wonder bread, jam and toaster to toast your bread is available in the morning usually after 8am access to patio and tables, outdoor kitchen sink,... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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41 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I traveled in Cancun without a reservation in any hostel/hotel around NYE (advice: do NOT do that!). Everything on hostelworld was fully booked so I found this place while walking on the streets after getting off the bus station (it's 2 mins from it). The staff is helpful (but speak very little English, so make sure at least one person... More 

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Stuttgarr
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

We just wann to stay 3 nights but after the first, we want to leave. We fill like we are in a bar. People are screaming and talking in the lobby - After 4th time of asking of they can be calm cuz we want to sleep, I am pissed off cuz they give a **** on me and my... More 

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Brentwood, Missouri
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

This isn't the nicest place, for sure, but you get Bimbo/Wonder bread, butter, and jam for breakfast, along with coffee, and it's only a few blocks from the ADO terminal. Lots of great restaurants nearby. One note on service: I was there for a wedding and didn't have the address of the resort. The front desk staff helped me find... More 

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12 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

I came in around 5 or 6pm on the 30th of Dec & they had a bed open so I stayed. I left on the only 1st class bus to Chichen itza the next day, which was early so I couldnt see what they offered for breakfast but this was the only hostel in my entire week of staying in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
31 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

This is a great find for anyone travelling on a budget. Initially we were trying to find another hostel, but it had closed, and a local pointed us in the direction of Las Palmas. We checked out the dorms which weren't too inspiring, but were then shown a room which was lovely! Bright, clean, nice bed, TV, air con and... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2010

I've stayed here several times over the years when I needed a cheap place to crash for a night or two. I'm not a big hostel fan, so I appreciate the fact that this place doesn't have the usual super-social hostel vibe. A lot of the people who stay here are Mexican workers or travelers (usually men), and the women's... More 

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