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Hostal Mayapan

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'd be happy to stay again. Pros; * I personally found the bed comfortable * Lockers were provided * Free wifi * Plug sockets all over the place * Met loads of amazing people from all over the world! Cons; * The showers were cold * The breakfast in the morning wasn't too great. * Wifi only worked in the...

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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i felt like i developed scoliosis after sleeping on their terrible mattresses. They had cockroaches. wifi only worked in a small area. breakfast was cereal and toast. plus, the showers did not have warm water. it was so cold i literally just bathed at the beach. these things need to be stated on the website. the staff was nice.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dirty, bug ridden, shady employees, awful mattresses. The beds are incredibly uncomfortable and painful to sleep on. You can feel every spring in the mattresses and I am covered in bug bites after just one night. The hostel management (males) barge into the rooms all the time for reasons that are unapparent, without knocking or anything. I am a female...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Very poor facilities, beds and rooms for that price. The rooms had more people than advertised, and they added another bed during my stay. This made using the bathrooms really inconvenient. The beds were uncomfortable and lumpy. Moreover, the hostel used to be a mall, and the evidence of that is clear e.g. There are no walls between the main...

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Thank Danica M
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very friendly and trustworthy atmosphere Helpful personnel Nice accomodations Good place to go to beaches discos restaurants Met a lot of nice people here Electricity close to the beds Quiet dorms to sleep well

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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

It's a very nice hostel in the Centre of the hotel Zone in Cancun. You have a nice atmosphere and clean rooms and facilities and very friendly staff, too! It's a big former Mall that gives you much space with nice seats to relax, and it's close to the beach too, that is just around the corner. Would really recommend...

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1Thank Jan K
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

+ Nice dormitory and big storage for your luggage. But the staff seemed to be confused, when we asked if we could turn the AC on, one of them told us that the AC didn't work, but the morning after, another person/staff(?) walked into our dorm and simply just turned it on (don't know why)... we were also told that...

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Lake Louise, Canada
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

When I arrived booked day tours for the places I wanted to see while in Cancun. The manager that booked it in for me stuffed it up ruining my holiday. No apology, and offered a 100 peso refund when the tour cost $120 USD, which was my big splurge for my vacation. She had the attitude that because your a...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 May 2016

The rooms were very clean! The hostal itself is in what looks to be an old shopping mall which was cool! The staff was very friendly. The wifi only works in the lobby which is a little inconvenient, but when accessible it was fast! AC comes on 4 hrs day/night, we would just open the window and it would be...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I stayed at Mayapan for 5 days in April 2016. I loved the hostel and don't really have any complaints except that wifi was non-existent in my room and only worked in the lobby areas. Other than that, it's great to meet people as lots of people hang out in the reception area and in front of the hostel, it's...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mayapan Hostel is located in the heart of the Hotel Zone of Cancun, with Mayan style for people who want to hike and explore nature Maya Land endless emotions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Mayapan

Address: Boulevard Kukulkan Km 8.5, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range: $24 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Hostal Mayapan 1.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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“you will be solicited on tours, spa and others”
 of 5 bubbles 530sarau, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“They are basically all the same, what makes the room is the people that you will meet”
 of 5 bubbles 787rexe, 13 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Bring earplugs if you plan on sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles mattcI645GX, 27 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Rooms closer to reception get wifi service. Forget about it if you are in the farther rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles BrunaAndrade, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
“For an extra $4 you can get more privacy if available. Ask for them to turn on the air conditioning if you are too warm.”
 of 5 bubbles KeelR, 5 Mar 2013 | Read review
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