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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hostel is first and foremost, beautiful. The common area is colorful and a great place to hang out. The internet is fast and the rooms have air conditioning. The shared hostel room isn't the best but the atmosphere more than makes up for it. Every night there are events, like Barbecues, or Parties. Don't worry if you're not a...

Thank wolferaz
Toms River, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Depressing private room in the back with one light fixture with a view of an empty lot with garbage strewn about. No air/no fan. Breakfast was served with fanfare but with poor ingredients, so I passed.

Thank barty1013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really nice stay here! The staff is extremely friendly and accommodating! It is a great location and everything feels very safe and clean. The breakfast the morning of was delicious as well. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands-down the best hostel in Tulum city. You will feel right at home when you enter this beautiful designed and colored hostel, conveniently located right in the heart of Tulum city. You are minutes away from epic bars, delicious food, and spectacular shopping. Plus you can easily and cheaply rent bikes to visit the most beautiful beach you will ever...

Thank Margaux M
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mama's Place is a backpacker delight. From its funky cool atmosphere to its swinging bar and welcoming hosts you'll be entertained as well as fed and housed comfortably. An eclectic mix of international guests book a few nights here and often return to it's vibrant and fun atmosphere. A budget price will include a great breakfast and ooodles of night...

Thank PollyA1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So, I love this place. The food and the rooms and the AC are amazing. The people who manage it are incredibly accommodating and friendly. Jose is great--he will give you some great recommendations for food and bars and day trips etc. The one complaint I have about Jose is that I was having a bad situation with a taxi...

Thank Downfall
JoseatMamas, Propietario at Mama's Home, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks for taking your time to write a review , we take reviews very seriously. To be honest with you i dont even remember going out of my room at all and obviously i would have helped you if i knew something, i think i was super sleepy. I guess it was very late at night and i...

Broken Hill, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Could not have picked a better place to stay in Tulum. Very centrally located, laundromat and plenty of little markets nearby and a few blocks to the main road where restaurants, shopping and tours were all available. We had a car, but would have survived without one. Jose and his staff are helpful and happy and every morning we were...

Thank voyagerAustralia
Sun Lakes, Arizona
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This is a hostel so offers group sleeping rooms but also offers more private one and two bed private rooms with shower and AC. Great breakfasts are provided each morning along with coffee & tea. The main host is Jose who is very helpful and welcoming along with his other assistants. Rosie is the "Mama" and does the delicious breakfasts...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Only got to stay here for one night but seems like a quaint hostel. We were greeted by the lovely host who showed us around. The hostel organises to have food brought in from a local restaurant at 8pm which everyone eats together, often with entertainment. The minus point at the hostel is that it is strictly lights out for...

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

You can't look past this place if you're staying in Tulum. I had planned to stay 3 nights and ended up here for 8. Jose is running such an amazing hostel, he is always running around making sure your stay is as good as he can make it. Which is amazing. Along with John and Rachel and the other staff,...

Thank Mack W

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  • 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: $30 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Don't get the room behind the dorm.”
barty1013, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best breakfast”
W8340NCemmaw, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We went with a private room, very nice.”
901charliet, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“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).”
FL_NurseCat, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay in the smaller dorms.”
BasW130, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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