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Bajas Cactus Hotel y Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Av. Cabo San Lucas, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Flagstaff, Arizona
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

If you want a simple, affordable, no-frills place that's less than a 10-minute walk from downtown Cabo and the marina, then look no further! I stayed at the Baja Cactus Hotel/Hostel for 3 nights in December 2014. I paid $29/night, and so my review should be taken within context. Emmanuel, the manager, had already provided good service before my arrival.... More 

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Queretaro, Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We are so grateful that we found Baja Cactus Hostel, after finding that the 'Lonely Planet guide budget recommendations for San Lucas' were dodgy/dangerous/filthy we arrived with low expectations but thankfully we found in Baja Cactus a Clean, Cute, Inexpensive, Tidy, Homely hostel with comfortable beds and breakfast in the morning. Super helpful and friendly staff, nice atmosphere among the... More 

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Manhattan, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

My friends and I stayed here for 7 days during thanksgiving break. Being college students we didn't expect much for the price we paid however, on arrival we were pleasantly surprised at the room; clean, simple and homely. The management was outstanding helping us with any and all questions a query's we had from where to eat and drink to... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

i imagine it's the cheapest room you'll find in Cabo San Lucas, so our expectations weren't high when we checked in but we were presently surprised. Spacious and tastefully furnished room with small balcony with a small ensuite. Tv had a few channels in English, good reception. Free wifi with a decent enough connection for browsing. Small breakfast of toast... More 

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Whistler, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

There are people of all ages staying in the hostel, families, friends and singles. There is a small breakfast offered every morning with coffee which is great. The price is reasonable for travellers & there is air conditioned rooms!!!

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

If you need a cheap but pleasant place to stay in Cabo San Lucas, go to Baja's Cactus hotel-hostel!! I've seen lots of rooms and studio's in Cabo in my search for a bed that I would appreciate for at least a week and nothing was as good as this hostel. Because....It's the cheapest place you'll find but with cleaner,... More 

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Mazatlan, Mexico
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17 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

This is a great hotel and hostel. Its clean and cheap so I ended up staying here for 7 nights and really enjoyed all the great people from around the world. We all became friends the first night so it was great to have a group of cool international people to go out at night with or spend the day... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I was looking a Hostel near everything, city bus, terminals, restaurants , bars and the marina!!!! and I found it!!! Baja Cactus Hotel and Hostel offers the best, for a good price!!!! Emanuel the manager and part owner, guides you to anywhere you want to go!!! from the airport to nearby tourist spots!!! or any walking near by spots!!!!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed my week at Baja's Cactus Hotel. Got the room last minute and for only $45 and had a huge room all to myself. Rooms have tile floors, balconies and lots of hot water in the shower. The roof top terrace is a great place to chill and get away from the madness of downtown. It is location perfect... More 

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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Went to Cabo for New Years with no reservations! Managed to find this place available for 2 nights at a great price, around $50 US. We first thought it looked kind of sketchy as another reviewer did, but once we got to the room and spend some time there we were really glad with our choice. The room was HUGE... More 

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Address: Av. Cabo San Lucas, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Los Cabos > Cabo San Lucas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Bajas Cactus Hotel y Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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