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La Cigana - Posada Marco Polo

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

The hostel doesn't look like the pictures AT ALL. It is quite dirty and no privacy at all as there are no windows (so you hear everything from the common area) and as half of the hostel goes through your dorm room while you are sleeping to have a shower. There were also no lockers available. The atmosphere is nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Nice people,nice place always with shadow and chill.the dorms are spacey and and every day was cleaned by a really nice lady.Charly the owner of the hostel is always around and more than willing to give you the best up to date information about everything!if you want some relaxing days in Tulum la cigana is the place!

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Barcelona, Spain
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Beds are uncomfortable, the place is noisy and dirty, and the owner's cats get into rooms are beds (I ain't got nothing against cats in general, but they're dirty and one might be allergic). They try to give a cool or bohemian atmosphere to the hostel but is all fake and once you pay they don't care about you anymore.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Construction zone! Dusty and noisy. Dining area filled with smokers! No area set aside for non-smokers! Smoke enters the bedrooms through the loosely fitted bamboo poles which serve as makeshift walls. Dining tables are right beside the sleeping quarters. Bright lights and noises were heard from guests throughout the night, which prevented me from getting a good night's rest. I... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

I stayed a couple of days without showers, there were dead cockroaches and many other running in the common area near the refigerador, bicycles for rent in very poor condition, very noisy at night. The manager does not know how to run a hostel coz volunteers are out of control.The only good thing were the pizzas but next door the... More 

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3 Thank betour11
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

The first thing I would say about this hostel is that on the hostel bookers sight it appears to be on the beach, it isn't!!! Be aware that this hostel is in town. Having said this the location is ok, next to a pretty cool cafe and mojito bar, although both are expensive. Overall I was pretty disappointed with experience,... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Staff was great and very friendly, although not all spoke fluent English. The free breakfast is on the meager side - it consists of toast and jam as well as some fresh fruit, but was still a welcome amenity. I thought that the overall facilities were up to par, as I didn't have an issue with cleanliness and saw staff... More 

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Thank mikichello
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Not sure about the hostel but the food here is good! Pizza cooked over wood burning fire. Fresh made dough and ingredients along with big salads and burgers or vegan burgers to choose from. My wife and I love nearby and frequent this place. The staff is very nice too.

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Thank Will R
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80 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

The staff were friendly and nice, but the facilities were lacking - only one shower for all guests, and there was no water pressure - it was literally just a trickle of water. Also, it was beyond dirty. In the shower alone there were 3 dead cockroaches, which leaves me wondering if that was what accumulated in just 1 day,... More 

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Davis, California
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Pros: -location -free breakfast -free water -good spot in the trees -nice private rooms Cons: -no water in some bathrooms -dive shop cars running next to open window into room causing a lot of fumes -broken shower head -lock to private room broken I would just say that it needs some attention

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Additional Information about La Cigana - Posada Marco Polo

Address: Calle Centauro sur 18 esq Sol Oriente | Centro Downtown Tulum, Tulum, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Price Range: $11 - $21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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