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Grand Hostal Playa

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
2 days ago
“Not recommended. ”
5 Jan 2017
“Poor Hostel in good location”
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The bathrooms were very small and dirty. The free breakfast consists of a banana and toast. The dorms are very tiny. We got a private room and the air conditioning didn’t work when we got to our room at 11 p.m. we asked to be...More

Thank Valine G
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Staff were quite friendly, but facility was dirty, bathrooms were smelly and flooded with water. Rooms were very small and cramped, bunk beds felt as though they could fall apart. Rooms were also very very hot with a small ceiling fan, air conditioning could only...More

Thank stevejew
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great family staff that is at least making an effort. Not a very nice place though. Rooms are incredibly cramped and quite hot. Had a 4-bunk and they actually put 5 in the room. Good location for sure and price was fine. As I said,...More

Thank Viva_la_Vida2014
Reviewed 30 November 2016

extreme friendly staff and helpful. For me the big plus was that it was 5 minutes walk from one bus depot and 10 to the other, since we use Playa Del Carmen as a place to be after and before flying in and out, coming...More

Thank Veillard
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Clean, pleasant, well priced. Breakfast with coffee and toast provided. You'll meet the adorable children of employees which is charming. Fabulously situated to the beach and both ado stations. If you come in the off season chance is you'll have a room to yourself.

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Price range
US$19 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$19 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"The dorms are spacious and well ventilated"
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"You'd better camp in a tent in the courtyard!"
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"Definately avoid the 16-bed dorm!"
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"The dorm rooms in the garden are nicer, but you have more noise and light intrusion"
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