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Teplice, Czech Republic
Reviewed 12 April 2013

clean house friendly people who work here.......everything you need in the kitchen and very important A/C....and also if you would like to drive somewhere further you can borrow plenty bikes for free....which is awesome...everything what man need love this place...

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Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Reviewed 6 April 2013

I have been staying to the Green Monkey Hostel for just over a week and I must say that It has been an great experience. From the friendly staff and guests to the fast internet and amazing amenities, my time here has been nothing less than excellent. This place feels very much like a home and has a huge kitchen,...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 21 January 2013

I stayed for 2 weeks and it was awesome. The location is perfect and the food was really good. People there are nice and friendly. There was a beautiful garden, clean rooms and big kitchen.I had a great time so I am looking forward to go back as soon as i can. Karolina White

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Reviewed 20 January 2013 via mobile

That was the cleanest hostel that I ever stayed . I feelt like Ím at someones privat home. The quality of the Facilities was just perfect, a huge kitchen, fast internet, flowers everywhere. the hostel is located 100 m from Mamitas beach, 50 m from the 5th avenue. They took me snorkling to the cenote for free, David and Betty...

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Reviewed 4 August 2012

We stayed 2 week and feel there like at home. Hostel stuff are super nice. Super location (they just moved to new building). Definitely recommend, because for me it was the best hostel in Playa del Carmen.

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Voru, Estonia
Reviewed 12 July 2012

The location was excellent and most important it was quite cheap. There was a garden where it was possible to cook and barbeque. There where also some shared dishes and a refrigerator. To our surprise we even had a delicious breakfast. The staff was really friendly and helpful. They even took us to a cenote for free. We only had...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 April 2012

When our group of friends pulled in the Green Monkey Hostal, David greeted us like a friend and found us a dorm where we could all be together, which was exactly what we were hoping for! In the touristy jungle of Playa Del Carmen, this hostel is like a little oasis of local atmosphere, only 3 blocks from the beach....

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Namur, Belgium
Reviewed 31 March 2012

Perfect place in Playa for budget travellers who will be happy to be around cool people, the place has a friendly and relaxed vibe, away from the hecticness of the 5th avenue, and still only 3-min walk to the beach! Cheap taquerias around where the locals eat. (there is no hot water, but does it really matter?) They also do...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 30 March 2012

This is a great, basic hostel for those travellers on a budget who are more interested in meeting cool people and enjoying some mexican culture more than fancy sheets or hot water. It's well located just 3 blocks from the beach and surrounded by good cheap local places to find a taco and it's just a short walk to all...

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Reviewed 18 February 2012

Green Monkey is a new, Mexican-owned hostel in the process of being updated. This place was great! The location was quiet but still close, within walking distance, to everything you could ever want to do in Playa. It is basic but clean, comfortable, and local friendly - which is the best part.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Green Monkey Hostel in Playa del Carmen to get the perfect holiday, relax and experiences the local culture.Green Monkey Hostel is located just 2 blocks from the beach 'Mamitas' one of the best beaches in the area and one block from 5th Avenue, where you will find bars, restaurants and shops.Green Monkey is an ecological hostel we are in favor of protecting the environment an we promote recycling and waste separation..There are a different types the rooms:- private rooms with bathroom- semiprivate rooms with shared bath- female bedroom with shared bath- mixed bedroom with private bathIncluded breakfast, bicycle, WiFi end reception service 24 hrs.We offer attractive discount on activities and excursions, we also have common areas such as garden, pool table and kitchen.THE BEST PLACE TO FEEL AT HOME!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Green Monkey Hostal

Address: Boulevard Costero 16, Playa del Carmen 77930, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Green Monkey Hostal Playa Del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico
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“Air conditioning isnt the best in the private room”
 of 5 bubbles TomB74, 29 Sep 2014 | Read review
“If you are with friends and want to sleep in the dorms, thats probably better. Just keep in mind, they occasionally (quite often) do not have any water for the toilet or shower. They say they hand everyone buckets for water and toilet, but they didn't.”
 of 5 bubbles corinja, 14 Jan 2014 | Read review
“I went for the dorm as they are spacious and laid out well..bring dog treats for Sally and Vanessa, the owners dogs and you may get a special rate.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeJdel, 22 Nov 2013 | Read review
“The dorm room on the left hand side looking at the kitchen is better ;)”
 of 5 bubbles 758dimitrid, 18 Nov 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms and nice, clean and big.”
 of 5 bubbles BijankaPavlovic, 13 Apr 2013 | Read review
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