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Calle orion s-n entre venus y sol oriente, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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Mama's Home
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Ranked #8 of 81 Specialty Lodging in Tulum
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here for the last couple of days. We picked mama's home because of reviews and it definitely lives up to the reputation. Good price and clean rooms. The best thing about the place is the staff. They go our of their way to be helpful and really friendly. They have great advice about what to do and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here over Christmas. Such a great hostel! The people both working and staying there were all amazing. Breakfast is epic. They were very helpful with advice about Tulum, the beaches, things to do and places to go out. The shower was not fantastic but everything else made up for it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was definitely one of the more friendly hostels I have ever stayed at in my life. However, be aware that it fills up very quickly because it is not so big so do not show up without a reservation or you will unfortunately be turned away! José and Alan really went out of their way to be good hosts... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived here hoping to stay for a day or two to check out akumal etc. ended up staying here for 3 weeks! Awesome way to spend your Xmas because you feel like part of the family here. Staff are ways helpful rooms stay tidy and the breakfast is always something new! Hope I can come back one day!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We staied tree nights in a private room in this beautiful hostel right in tge heart of Tulum! The whole area was realy clean, the breakfast was delicious and every day different and the friendly staff had the best recomendations in town! We realy enjoyed to stay there! Hope to come back again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We stayed at Mama's for a whole week, since we liked it so much. Jose the owner is the nicest guy you can imagine and his other staff is super friendly as well. If you want/need anything, he will make it happen. We stayed in the six bed dorm as well as in the private room. Both were really clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

AMAZING, absolutely PERFECTO!!! My beautiful bride and I completely enjoyed our stay! Jose and his friendly staff go above and beyond with their customer service and attention to details. They made us feel at home and part of the family immediately upon arrival and throughout our visit. We loved the social international environment they have created in this wonderfully downtown... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I booked mama's home for my friends and i after reading all the rave reviews here. Very glad i did as it lived up to them. Breakfasts were quite honestly the best I've ever had, ever. I'm forever ruined to hostel breakfasts now! We stayed 6 days and had something different each day. They were also very accommodating to my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Mamas Home felt just like a home should as soon as I walked through the door. The staff are exceptional and the manager, Jose, is one of the nicest people I've ever met. Nothing was a hassle. I was only going to stay a few days and ended up staying for almost two weeks. Breakfast is delicious, restaurant quality food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This is such a nice hostel! Jose is the best host you could imagine and rest of the staff are also wonderful. The organise something every night, bbq's, cocktail party, movie night. But: with respect for peoples night rest, because they shut down the lights and the music at 11. There is a nice common area with hammocks and long... More 

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Address: Calle orion s-n entre venus y sol oriente, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
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