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El Jardin de Frida

AV Tulum entre kukulkan y chemuyil frente al camello jr | Exit to Chetumal On Highway307 Right Hand Side Across the Road from Seafood Place el camello jr, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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Ranked #15 of 61 Tulum B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is our second stay at Jardin de Frida, the first one was excellent and it just got better! Don't get me wrong, I've stayed at fancy Fairmont hotels, but this place is so unique and inviting! Unfortunately, restaurant was closed, so we didn't have a chance to try their food. We were really happy to see Frida and Coco!... More

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Wetter, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was looking for a quiet place on the Riviera Maya to escape Mexico City. The name already suggested what I was looking for and I did find it there :) Hammocks, a beautiful garden and nice tropical style rooms - just perfect. Even though they had construction going on during my stay they did try to not bother the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely loved El Jardin de Frida. It's right on the edge of the town, but definitely within walking distance from the ADO bus station, a lot of shops and restaurants, and it's easy to get to the beach and ruins from. Everyone at the hostel was SO kind and wonderful, and the hostel itself is so beautiful.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Unfortunately we were only able to stay 2 nights here because it was fully booked and im not surprised. The reception area is so nice to chill out in and outside as well is beautiful. The dorm had very comfortable beds and 2 showers for 8 people which was good. Quite far from the beaches, but most of tulum town... More

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Helsinki
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed here for 8 nights in a Diego Rivera suite (bed room, kitchen, living room) that was the nicest hostel room I have ever stayed at. We have been here already 2 times because we like the calm location (a bit far from the beach, but all the hostels in Tulum are). It has been very clean on both... More

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Seattle, Washington
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

First, I'd like to preface this by saying that my criticism should be seen as constructive as all of these issues are fixable, but they were certainly enough to make my 3 days spent there less enjoyable. We stayed in a private room with a king-sized bed and private bathroom. Bathroom - it was awful. The walls and floors are... More

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Nafplio, Greece
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We spent four awesome days at Jardin de Frida. It was the perfect place to stay. Clean, friendly, relaxing, nice people, colors make feel you are in Mexico, good service. You don't need your car. Just rent a bike!

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We stayed 4 nights at el jardin de Frida. We liked the nice garden , the kitchen where you can prepare your breakfast and other meals, the use of the fridge, the nice people we met from all over the world,and Cesar the receptionist who gave us great tips aboutTulum. We stayed 2 nights in the suite this room is... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We spent 2 weeks at Jardin de Frida. Frida really does exist. The staff were wonderful. We had booked a private room and all was good there. Breakfast was fine but we supplemented from the fruit and grocery store nearby. We met wonderful people from all over the world. The hostel is truely a melting pot . The gardens are... More

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Paris, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Very clean dorms and overall people were quite respectful of each others. The garden and communal area are extremely peaceful and pleasant and this hostal has it all: big breakfast and shared kitchen, book lending, strong wifi. The only downside is they couldn't lend us padlocks. If you want to rent a bike they'll send you to Kelly's: go there... More

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Address: AV Tulum entre kukulkan y chemuyil frente al camello jr | Exit to Chetumal On Highway307 Right Hand Side Across the Road from Seafood Place el camello jr, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
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We offer you a good price, an excellent service and an unforgettable stay full of magic, nature and Mexican culture. Our rooms are beautiful, comfortable and clean, surrounded by the beauty of nature... The singing of the birds in the morning will wake you up and the chirping of the crickets at night will accompany you in your dreams.We have a beautiful garden where you will be able to find fruit trees and other local fruits and herbs. We have a hammock site where you can lay down below bamboo trees and listen to the water running from the well, a great place to arrive and chill after a day of exploring the area.We are a cultural hostel and community center hosting community markets on Saturdays Nov - May, and have space for art expositions and cultural events happening on a regular basis.We are concerned not only in the quality of service but also in developing activities that benefit the planet. We recycle and do our own compost. ... more   less 
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