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Green Monkey Hostal

ave.primera calle 22 Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013
Aaron K Bremerton, Washington
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cancun
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

We liked the location, few blocks away from Playa mamitas, one to the Quinta avenida, and far enough of the clubs so we could get some sleep. Don't worry, they're walking distance as well. We stayed in the private dorm upstairs with a queen size bed and one twin size... The room was spacious and clean, so was the bathroom!... More

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Aguacatan, Huehuetenango
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014 via mobile

I arrived to the hostel and stayed for two nights. The dorm room I stayed in was not clean, the sheets were falling apart and the beds were extremely uncomfortable. The staff was not very helpful and the hostel was dirty, especially the bathrooms. I would not recommend staying here.

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Frankfurt (Oder), Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

They claim to be a HOSTEL. Of course you don't expect luxury when staying at a hostel, but at least some basic stuff like water for showering should be normal. Of course there can be a shortage, of course there can be incidents, but the way they communicated this to us (zero communication) in the first place and then told... More

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Bremerton, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

What a cool and relaxed place to stay in Playa! The staff was fun and friendly, the food was delicious, and the local musicians that frequent the hostel fill the courtyard with beautiful music and good vibes. The staff works constantly to ensure the place is kept looking and smelling fresh. It sits on a fairly quiet street one block... More

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alberta, canada
2 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

It's nice to come across a place every now and again that goes above and beyond the normal run of things. If your looking for a fun, relaxed and secure place in a great location then this is it. Its very clean, great kitchen area and so close to the beach and fifth avenue it's unreal. The staff are understanding,... More

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Mexicali, Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

This Hostel is great. Especially the kitchen, the billiard table, the Whirlpool in the dorm and the staff over here! Also you have two computers with fast internet for free use. Its 5 min to the beach. What you want more? Buena Onda wey!

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Sydney, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I strongly recommend this hostel. Itl is perfectly located 5 min away from the beach and one block from the main tourist avenue in a quiet street. The dorms were really affordable. What is most striking is this hostel is the nice relaxed atmosphere. The staff is extremely welcoming and will always be there to help. You can ask David... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

The Green Monkey Hostal is a great place to stay. The owners and staff are really nice, helpfull and kind. We had some good BBQ's organized with the whole hostel. I enjoyed my stay so much that the four of us came back for a week more. Also our dog Mylo enjoyed his stay with the two hostal dogs Sandra... More

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Teplice, Czech Republic
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

clean house friendly people who work here.......everything you need in the kitchen and very important A/C....and also if you would like to drive somewhere further you can borrow plenty bikes for free....which is awesome...everything what man need love this place...

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Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

I have been staying to the Green Monkey Hostel for just over a week and I must say that It has been an great experience. From the friendly staff and guests to the fast internet and amazing amenities, my time here has been nothing less than excellent. This place feels very much like a home and has a huge kitchen,... More

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Also Known As:
Green Monkey Hostal Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Address: ave.primera calle 22 Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #25 of 105 B&Bs / Inns in Playa del Carmen
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