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Calle 57 Cons Esquina 10 No. 6 altos | Centro Historico, Campeche 24000, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Ghent, Belgium
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The title of this review is the tought that came te mind when i woke up in this place. Was it the harsh morning light? No, it was reality... We booked a room, that was actually quit dirty, and i don't remember how much i payed, but it was too much. All you get is a room with a bed... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Hostel has a perfect location, just in front of the main square, but, there is not pipe on the sink at the kitchen and thats why its always wet, there is no forks, knife, spoons and forget about tools to cook, only 3 chairs at the terrace and staff is always sleeping or playing with the computer.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Unfortunately we have an old lonely planet. The real Monkey Hostel is closed and this new copycat one is just crappy: tiny kitchen and horribly equipped, empty rooftop without a view on the plaza principal, horribly boring staff (!) that sleep (with girlfriend) in the dorms themselves, no common area or computer. WiFi works fine but no Skype. Overall its... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

We wanted to stay in hostel, so when we say the monkey house on the internet, we thought okay looks and sounds good and is cheap. Well it was cheap, and should be, the staff are very unfriendly, there are no blankets on the beds, the beds are as old as the hills, the chairs are all plastic and broken.... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

Did not enjoy our time here. Luckily we're only staying a night otherwise we would have moved. Didn't use the kitchen but wouldn't have wanted to, bathroom was ok clean (flip flop shower), rooms hot and damp and pretty uncomfortable, when it rained outside it also rained just as bad inside - they just gave us a bucket as if... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

The hostel is a bit crowded without much spare space like living room. There is only 1 shared bathroom and toilet. If the dormitory bed is filled with full 6 persons you will find it quite crowdy to stay in. However, the location is excellent and very close to the central plaza. As most people find bad comments and avoid... More 

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Poznan, Poland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

The hostel is one of the worst hostels in Mexico.. The pictures uploaded on this site must be from the old location of the hostel. The new hostel of the same name is totally different. No common area (broken plastic chairs and no hammocks), the dorms and toilets are filthy. The staff most of the time is not there. The... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013 via mobile

Great location, that's where the good part ends. Small and dingy rooms. Dirty sheets and no cover sheet offered. There's one bathroom for the whole hostel, and it's small. One small kitchenette too. Basically don't believe Lonely Planet, they've made a big mistake, this is not "the best hostel in Campeche".

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Johannesburg
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Monkey Hostel was one of the very worst hostels I have stayed in. The paint was peeling off the walls, the beds were sagging, the linen stained and there were fleas in our room. After a few hours there (and more than a few flea bites) we decided to leave. The whole hostel itself was rather dirty and unkempt. The... More 

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Dublin Ireland
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133 reviews 133 reviews
73 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I booked into this hostel for a week and was very disappointed. Its location is one of the best and thats about it. It adverises with breakfast included, it is not included. Actually it is very pathetic, the kitchen is smaller than the shower/toilet and thats small. The communal area is the roof with 2 tables and 6 broken chairs.... More 

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Address: Calle 57 Cons Esquina 10 No. 6 altos | Centro Historico, Campeche 24000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Campeche > Campeche
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Monkey Hotel Campeche

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