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Funky Monkey Hostel

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Reviewed November 1, 2016

Why hidden? The hostel is located in a quiet part of the city with a suburban feel but the beaches and tourist attractions are within walking distance (15-20 min) Why gem? Simply because hostels like this one are rare. I had an amazing time throughout...More

Thank Viktor C
Reviewed October 19, 2016

It is hard to find the right words to describe The Funky Monkey Hostel. I was originally going to stay for 4 nights and ended up staying for two weeks. The staff above all else is the key to the positive vibe that is always...More

Thank Grant S
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

The best word to describe this place is amazingness. The best hostel I have ever been to, seriously. You can be sure to make friends for life and it doesn't matter if someone is in Mazatlan just for the weekend or travelling the world, everybody...More

Thank ManuelMauch
Response from Hostel_FunkyMonkey, Owner at Funky Monkey HostelResponded January 18, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write us this great review. We love hearing how much our guest enjoyed their stay. Our staff work hard to make sure we give our best. Hope your still traveling and having an amazing trip. Funky Monkey Hostel, Mazatlan,...More

Reviewed August 29, 2016

Well, I had high hopes for the Funky Monkey. At first, it seemed very homey and like a great place where I'd want to return. The people there seemed to be having a great time, or sleeping. The air conditioning kicked in around 11 p.m....More

Thank Mac L
Response from Hostel_FunkyMonkey, Owner at Funky Monkey HostelResponded January 18, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review. I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your stay with us as much as everyone else did. Yes the air conditioner did break that night and we had a repairman out first thing the next day. These...More

Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Great hostel for solo travelers! Amazing people, amazing time!! Really good kitchen for those among you who like to cook their own meals. walking distance from the beach and restaurants. If you are in the area this is definitely the place to stay!

Thank Shahar C
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Self-Serve Laundry
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$11 - $48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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$11 - $48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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sam k
December 12, 2016|
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Response from Hostel_FunkyMonkey | Property representative |
Hello Sam, normally there aren't any shuttles or Colectivos (white vans) that late but because of the Christmas holidays they might be running later then normal. A taxi might be the best option, its around 400 pesos (20... More
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Zigy K
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Hostel_FunkyMonkey | Property representative |
There sure is. We have a secured area fenced in where we always allow our adventure riders to park their bikes.
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Al A
February 21, 2015|
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Response from Hostel_FunkyMonkey | Property representative |
Not at this time. I've taken the shuttle on a road trip down the coast for a month long trip. There are many white van taxis that only cost 100 pesos per person from the airport. Please contact us via our Facebook page or... More
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"Private, Semi-Private and dorms, it all depends on what you want from your hostel experience!"
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"They have various types of rooms - ask for a tent and you'd be surprised how relaxed that is."
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"They have both private and dorm style rooms."
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"Rooms on the upstairs are quieter then the downstairs."
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