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Mama's Home

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Balclutha, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

If you are coming to Tulum you must stay here. Very chill vibes, friendly staff and clean quarters. Everything was amazing but the highlight would have to be the breakfasts (included), honestly gourmet and unbeatable. Would recommend booking in advance because it's super popular! We also went on hostel trips to cool lagoons where there was hardly any other tourists...

Thank hollyalj
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I had a wonderful time at Mama's Home. The staff were very welcoming and full of great advice. I was lucky that on my second night they had a party to celebrate winning 'Best Hostel in North America'! My room, private with attached bath was great - quiet, safe, and comfortable. Many thanks to all the staff for a spectacular...

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 22 January 2017

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 22 January 2017

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 12 January 2017

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 4 January 2017 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 27 December 2016

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 18 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 16 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 5 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

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: $20 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“If you're going for a private room make sure you choose one outside, not through the dorm”
MichaelaB372, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“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
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