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Mama's Home

Calle Orion sur Entre Venus y Sol Oriente 316, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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  • Kanlum Lagoon
    0.2 km
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
Reviewed 2 days ago
By far one of the best hostels I have ever stayed at! Jose, and... more
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

By far one of the best hostels I have ever stayed at! Jose, and John and his wife are SO welcoming. The hostel is a quick taxi or bike ride to the beach, ruins, and a 2 block walk to the main city/ bars and restaurants of Tulum. Clean rooms and bathrooms, killer gourmet breakfast every morning, events every night,...

Thank Meghan S
Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely, beautiful hostel. Well located with staff who become your friends upon arrival! Probably the best breakfast you will find in a hostel too - every day is different and cooked for you! Thanks for making me feel at home! Only suggestion for improvement is to have some sort of bar in the hostel or just sell some beers.

Thank Hazel L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing about this hostel is the staff. The breakfasts are a close second! The staff are engaging, they know your name and make the effort to get to know you even if you are there for a short while. They know a lot about the area. The blonde lady at reception (reviewing this a month later so can't...

Thank Faithalicious_x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place with a great vibe! The hostel manager does get pretty grumpy at times which puts a damper on things. We found it extremely hard to find a place to keep cool during the days and nights. However the great food each morning definitely made up.for it!

Thank James F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super friendly staff, has events every night, great location. The only things I could complain about is that the lock to my room broke late one night, but the staff was super awesome and offered to put my valuables into a safe. Definitely would recommend!

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My recent 2 night (9, 10 Dec) stay in Room 2 (1 of 2 privates on beautiful patio) was worth the splurge (Peso Mxc 750 night-$38.50 Dbl or Sng). Good management starts at the top and the "young" (celebrating my 67th, so all's relative) owner, Jose, set the bar high. One could serve yourself coffee, tea & water then Jose...

Thank FL_NurseCat
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Wow! I don't know where to begin, but I'll just start with the human part (which is in my opinion the most amazing part of this hostel) they treat you like a friend, like family, so right away you fell like home, making friend during the breakfast ( just AWESOME) the place is so cute and clean, the make amazing...

1Thank Monika F
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Hands down, the best hostel I've ever stayed in. I initially planned to stay in Tulum for 1 week but extended my stay for 2 weeks, due in large part to the amazing experience at Mama's Home. The old-school hospitality, warmth and enthusiasm of Jose and his staff is totally infectious, and made this place a real home away from...

1Thank DoctorButt
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This hostel has won HostelWorld's Best Hostel in Mexico & Best Hostel in North America. I would be inclined to agree with both. The atmosphere that Jose creates for the hostel is perfect. We met so many friends here because it is such a communal place. With that said Jose ensures that noise cuts off at night so you can...

2Thank Matt_B_Islington
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This was the best hostel experience I have ever had. The location is convenient to the main road and ADO station and a short bike ride to the beach. The beds were comfy, the dorms clean, there's free delicious breakfast, and Activities every night. Jose, Dan and Arsene are amazing people/hosts and it made all the difference! If you want...

1Thank Angelia S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Mama's Home

Address: Calle Orion sur Entre Venus y Sol Oriente 316, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Tulum
Price Range: $25 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Private rooms 1 and 2 are great if you have mobility issues and not too big a spurge if with a companion (about $19 each daily).”
 of 5 bubbles FL_NurseCat, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay in the smaller dorms.”
 of 5 bubbles BasW130, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I'd recommend the 6 bed dorms, better air con and locked in than the big dorms. Privates look amazing for couples too!”
 of 5 bubbles 380josho, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book ahead for air con rooms if you can't handle mexican summer heat”
 of 5 bubbles rachelp924, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room with ac”
 of 5 bubbles 186nadjag, 31 May 2016 | Read review
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