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Hostel Playa

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Avenida 25 esq calle 8 | Centro, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very clean hostel with aircon available for an extra 30 pesos. Plenty of bathroom facilities which were also very clean. Cleaning staff cleaned bedrooms every day and remade beds (although you make your own when you arrive). Towels also provided free of charge. When I stayed, the hostel was very quiet and there wasn't much atmosphere - think I just... More 

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sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is bad. shouldn't have paid for the room before we saw it. stains on the wall, open to the road (no windows on our room just open holes covered by fly wire) and no air con which is a killer in a town that in August is about 40degrees. They make you pay before you discover this, then... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

me and my husband stayed here when we came to Playa. the staff are super friendly and the rooms and kitchens were very clean. It is one of the best hostels that we have ever stayed at. Cheap and friendly and the girls come to clean every day it is exceptional. there are two very big kitchens with all the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If playa is not the best in Jucatan, Hostel Playa is the best Place in playa del carmen. Friendly And Very Nice Girls. No air conditioning. There are some amacas And a Little pool. Thank you so much Maurus

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I booked 2 nights in this hostel. In the end we stayed nearly two weeks!! I think that says a lot ;) The people there are amazing (staff, but also the people who stay/live there), we made so many friends from all over the world. We had grate days and nights (free entrance in the "blue parrot"... More 

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H. Playa E, Director de Recepción at Hostel Playa, responded to this review
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Gracias por elegirnos!! Los esperamos pronto de vuelta!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location in the center of Playa Del Carmen. Awesome owner who is present and hires wonderful staff. Close to everything and quiet after 12:00. Lots of games, wifi, pool and close to all the collectivos. Will come back

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Gracias Pier!! ya tienes una familia en Playa del Carmnen!! Te esperamos pronto de vuelta!! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The layout of this hostel and the little sections of it are great, it makes it really unique and quirky. Everyone was very friendly, staff and guests and it generally had a good vibe. However privacy was ridiculous, I mean I know hostels aren't the most private places but we had a curtain for a door (not the first time)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I think it s the cleanest hostel where I have ever been.The staff its really friendly and the breakfast it s great.It s having many places where you can relax,a pool and good music.I felt like home and if I would go back to Playa del Carmen,I ll stay again in ,Hostel Playa .Thank you guys!

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Thank you very much Ana!! More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

I really liked this hostel. The large common area, rooftop and garden helps to make this hostel one of the most sociable I've stayed at. The staff are friendly, wifi is free and fast, the kitchen is well equipped and always open and the location is good, near to Walmart and a short walk to the beach and Fifth Avenue.... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Great hostel and good value for money. Large communal area with additional garden and rooftop. Kitchen well equipped and open at all times. Rooms are nice with individual fans and lockers in the one in which I stayed. Very close proximity to Walmart and close enough to the main strip but not too close. Staff very friendly too and always... More 

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