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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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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Michelle F Leon, Nicaragua
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place looks terrible as you walk in, so much that we thought we were at the wrong hostel. At check-in they kept our passports without asking/telling us what they were doing. Music blasts loudly till 12.45am every single night making it impossible to sleep, particularly bad when you need to get up early. If you're in the mixed dorm... More 

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Leon, Nicaragua
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely loved the social atmosphere of this hostel, it seems to attract so many fun and interesting people! I did have some problems with the staff though, when me and my girlfriend stayed, there were 2 middle aged men working and using the hostel as their playground and have no boundaries when it comes to invading space! Always trying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These is probably the best hostel I have been . Very clean and girls rooms have ac. All the staff is simply amazinggggg: Josie , the gallegiña girl was so friendly and thanks to her our stay was awosome . Josua and paola are the nicest mexican people on world . Thank you guys for everything , we will back... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hey guys, I really recommend the Hostel Playa in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Without booking a night in advance I went to the Hostel and booked for one night...It was so good that I spent 9 more nights in the hostel. All guys of the Staff were so helpful to all of my questions and recommend really nice places( beaches,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay here!The staff here are awesome, they make everyone feel so welcome. Located opposite Walmart,and 2 blocks from the party strip and 5 mins from the beach. big kitchen decent breakfast hammocks. Lights out in the common area at 12.30 but accomodates for those who want to continue the party with a rooftop terrace with swing chairs!

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Marseille, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

My first hostel so I didn't know what to expect and it turned out to be an amazing experience! Extremely clean, good breakfast, computer-internet-wifi, hamacs everywhere and buena onda <3 More than excellent service, the staff is extra welcoming and really care! Could hear the bad singing from the karaoke-restaurant up the street though..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I came to Hostel Playa on my first day traveling alone in Mexico a nervous wreck and was taken care of from the very first day. This hostel is where I met all of my new friends traveling, where I felt safe to come back at the end of the day after exploring, and where I found cool new adventures... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I have stayed there 5 nights, very clean hostel, well-located(in front of Walmart, less than 10 minutes to the main street and the beach), amazing staff( took us out to the best clubs for free), helped us when we needed some informations, gave us the adress of a doctor when we were sick. The rooms are cleaned every day, it's... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

this is a great hostel and i definatly recommend it. the place is very clean and the staff are excellent and friendly. the kitchen is big and they have everything you need to cook and eat with. the com,mon area is big and has alot of ammenidies. they have xbox and computers and music. this is a great chance to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

we stayed 5 nights in a 10 bed dorm and had an awesome time. rooms are big and very clean. the common area is big and lovely furnished! nice kitchen and really nice staff (especially marcial the night guard :-)) situated just beside a big wallmart and really close to all the main spots! I do highly reccomend this place!

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