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Reviewed April 18, 2017

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.More

Thank barty1013
Response from JoseatMamas, Owner at Mama's HomeResponded April 24, 2017

Hi there, Thanks so much for taking the time to review our lovely hostel, all our rooms have either fan or AC not sure it's our hostel the one you are reviewing, could you send me more info to my personal email please jose_manuel881@hotmail.com, thanks...More

Reviewed April 13, 2017

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!

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

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...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2017

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...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2017 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...More

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Response from JoseatMamas, Propietario at Mama's HomeResponded March 28, 2017

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...More

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Kristen M
March 22, 2018|
Response from halfhalftravel | Reviewed this property |
You can take ADO bus from the airport! Each terminal has ADO bus. Just ask for it. They come often and we went from Tulum directly to the airport, so there are likely buses going that way. If not, you can always take ADO bus... More
Cem K
October 20, 2017|
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Response from Tom P | Reviewed this property |
taxi is the best way or you could ride a bike
September 2, 2017|
Response from Michelle D | Reviewed this property |
Nope :)
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