We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral

Booking.comUS$21*
View Deal
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Professional photos
Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

546 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral
See the most recent reviews
Showing 211: English reviews
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my gf stayed in a private room with wc. The room was potentially the smallest I've ever stayed in but it was sufficient and more importantly clean and a comfortable bed. It was a bit noisier that expected on Sun to Mon-night but we slept fine (perhaps due to the jetlag or the margaritas though). The reason for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Alexander E
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Great location. At night it is a fairly dodgy area. In terms of facilities, there is practically no WIFI, no laundry and very basic toilets and showers. The hostel is absolutely massive as well so expect long times waiting for breakfast and use of the other facilities. If you enjoy no sleep, you'll enjoy the terrace roof top bar, which...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank IrvineTorres
Beijing, China
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I have backpacked through a lot of Asia and Europe, and few places in Latin America. This is the loudest place ever. the rooftop bar is great, but it is the only busy bar in the area (along with Pata Negra). So expect the party to go to 2:30am (esp on the weekends). Fortunately, we were prepared with earplugs. Other...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Alex M
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 January 2017

First off - the noise was not as bad as I was expecting after reading all these reviews. We stayed on the 5th floor for four nights, and I slept like a baby. The staff are really unhelpful. They literally could not care less about you. I was robbed at the metro and came to the reception looking for advice....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JHPerro
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

After reading numerous reviews stating how good this hostel was we decided to stay, only to realise the only good thing is the location. It's huge, there is no friendliness with the staff eg turning up for the 8am breakfast at 7:58 and being told To go away. Then proceeding to laugh, when the breakfast was ready to go. Pathetic....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dylan S
United States
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This was my first visit to Mexico city, and overall I enjoyed my stay in this hostel. I stayed in a private room with a private bathroom in the 5th floor. I had my own private balcony which had a nice view. The only problem I had with this place was how loud it was. The music was playing until...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank deniseymd10
melbourne
Reviewed 12 January 2017

If you value you sleep dont stay here! My friend and I stayed here in 2 private rooms and the rooms are okay.. nothing special. The location is great! 10/10 But the noise from the bar is shocking! the staff lie to you about when it will be turned off and you cant sleep with it. the walls shake from...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Luke K
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This hostel is full party all the time, if you are planning on resting or need some quiet time, this is not the place. There is a rooftop bar which plays very loud music from 10 up to 2AM, after that guests will shout and be loud as they exit the building or drunkenly head to their rooms. Stayed here...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AleGo01
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very efficiently run hostel. Facilities, except the nice rooftop bar, showed signs of needing an upgrade but were clean. Breakfast was fantastic with options of hot and cold foods and fresh fruit. Staff was very helpful. Travel agency on premises if you didn't want to explore on your own. Daily activities offered. Great vibe of people. Kitchen available for cooking....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CarmenSandiego2012
Reviewed 4 December 2016

prob the worst place Ive been my whole life (prob 200 hostels or more). Was supposed to be on holiday here, but every night was super super loud music from their roof top bar. Not till 10pm not till midnight, till 2 or even 3am and not just the weekend. 4 out of 5 night. Not worth a single dollar....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank monaco-city
Hostelcatedral, Gerente at Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral, responded to this review
Google Translation

Hola Gracias por contactarnos!!! Una disculpa por los malos momentos que pasaste al hospedarte con nosotros, somos un hostel en...

257 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (250)
Viewed
Bathroom (9)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (15)
Viewed
Room/Suite (26)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (36)
Viewed
View from Room (21)
Viewed
Dining (20)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (122)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Mexico City hotels
Centro Historico
Historico Central
Historico Central
#5 of 307 in Mexico City
669 reviews
Centro Historico
Zocalo Central
Zocalo Central
#12 of 307 in Mexico City
1,337 reviews
Centro Historico
Hampton Inn & Suites Mexico City - Centro Historico
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Centro Historico
Gran Hotel Ciudad de Mexico
Gran Hotel Ciudad de Mexico
#2 of 307 in Mexico City
2,471 reviews
Centro Historico
Mexico City Hostel
Mexico City Hostel
#4 of 210 in Mexico City
394 reviews
Centro Historico
Casa San Ildefonso Hostal
Casa San Ildefonso Hostal
#3 of 210 in Mexico City
305 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Centro Historico

Neighbourhood Profile
Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral

Address: Republica de Guatemala No. 4 | Centro Historico, Delegacion Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City 06020, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Centro Historico
Price Range: $15 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral 2*
Number of rooms: 206
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, Orbitz, HostelWorld, Priceline, Hotels.com and TripOnline SA so you can book your Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral Hotel Mexico City
Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral Mexico City
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral staff and other travellers.
15 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (15)

Questions? Get answers from Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“They don't check the sheets and beds, leftover sheets from previous stay was still on some beds in the room.”
Mbsizkahgyca, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you stay here get a room on the lower floors”
  • View from the bar
lukek415, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay in the 5th floor its impossible to rest!”
AleGo01, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“chose any other hostel, dont waste your money here.”
monaco-city, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms have poor ventilation -- take a small fan with you.”
robertam761, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Booking.com
US$21* /night
View Deal
Hostelworld.comUS$25
Expedia.comUS$21
TravelocityUS$21
View all 8 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates