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Green Monkey Hostal

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Av Boulevard Costero | 16 St, Playa del Carmen 77930, Mexico
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Very good place to stay. We had nice time hier, visiting places, making barbacue. In the hostel are working very friendly people. Me and my girlfriend can recomend this hostel. Yeeeeeeeéeeeéeeeeeéeeéeeeeeeeeeeeéeéeéeeeeeeeeeeeeesssss

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I stayed here for 10 days. Great location! One block from the beach and one block from the main street. Beautiful house, huge dorms, clean bathrooms, good wifi, very nice kitchen, courtyard, pool table, good music and super nice people. Feels like home :)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Cheap rates and quite friendly staff. A few communication problems but I think mostly due to language barrier and on the whole they were all Super friendly and helpful. Most of the hostel seemed really clean except for the showers which could honestly do with a REALLY good clean and also some shelving to put your stuff on. Some of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Spent 4 night here a few weeks ago and thought it was excellent. Nice private room with good air conditioning and nice private bathroom. Great tour prices (much better than buying from tour operators) and they give you a free paddleboarding trip if you stay with them for 3 night, which included a really tasty dinner afterwards. Can't argue with... More 

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Tulum, Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

I wouldnt say it was the worst hostel but we had a few inconviences.... firzt we took a private room to rest after our travel...weshould have tzken the dorm cause the reception was right on the window oftheroom...so we heardthemusic till eleven...then we wanted to take shower: no more water! Noteven to wash dishes or anything...ok it caN happen but... More 

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david m, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Green Monkey Hostal, responded to this review

Dear Customer, It's a shame we could not meet their expectations and apologize. Please note that the lack of water was generated by the water commission, without notice, due to a job in nearby streets and we did not get a chance to resolve it. we assume our responsibility and regret what happened then, we are taking steps to prevent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Absolutely great Hostel! Super prices, good rooms, clean and big kitchen and a very nice atmosphere! The people that work here are very friendly and cool. If you need help or something they help you! As an example they give you coupons for free shots/drinks in the clubs/bars. They take you to standpaddeling and snorkeling trips! Also they do some... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

we stayed here after a recommendation from a friend and it was perfect for what we wanted. the people that worked there were friendly and very helpful; the rooms were basic but comfortable (although the air con wasnt great)

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Scarsdale, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I was with my friends in this hostel, we like it very much, the location is good, the staff offer a very good attention, in fact one of them offer to us the best tourist information and take us to the different places we should visit, as ruins and cenotes, the pets are so pretty, the nights were incredible ...... More 

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Marietta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Unforgettable experience,you stay in this hostel and you feel at home.Guadalupe is always attentive to your questions/needs, one block from 5th Av of Playa del Carmen, a few minutes to Cozumel ferry .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Awesome place and a perfect location, close to 5ta Avenida, Playa Mamitas and the ferry terminal to Cozumel. David, the owner, couldn't have been a better host! I'll definitely stay at Green Monkey Hostel again, and I recommend it to everyone. Thanks for everything, David!!

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