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Featured Hostels in Cancun

Esduma La Perla Hotel Isla Mujeres
2 out of 5
Av. Francisco I. Madero no. 69, Centro - Supmza. 001, Isla Mujeres, QROO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £54 per night

Situated near the beach, this spa hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Parador Fotográfico and Norte Beach. Garrafon Natural Reef Park and Tortugranja Turtle ...

4.4/5Excellent! (17 reviews)

"The best host in isla, Carlos. We had a great time. If we had any questions they answered and if we needed anything they helped us get it!! All employees were the best. The restaurant and bar were the best."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul 2020

Esduma La Perla Hotel Isla Mujeres
 Selina Cancun Laguna Hotel Zone
3 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulcan 9, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
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The price is £57 per night

Located in Zona Hotelera, this beach hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Chac Mool Beach, Cancun Convention Center, and Forum Beach. Tortuga Beach and Gaviota ...

4/5Very Good! (152 reviews)
Selina Lagoon is the best

"We love this place so much. It is close to everywhere you want to go. If you are hungry, there are two big restaurants right out of the ally way. If you wanna party, coco bongo and other famous clubs are super close. Anyway, give this place a try. I promise you will love it as I do too."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Selina Cancun Laguna Hotel Zone
Mayan Monkey Cancún
2 out of 5
Blvd Kukulcan Km 9.5, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £70 per night

This family-friendly Cancun hostel is located on the waterfront, within 2 mi (3 km) of Chac Mool Beach and La Isla Shopping Mall. Aquaworld and El Rey Ruins ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (159 reviews)

"The ambiance was super cool and the staff very firendly"…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar 2020

Mayan Monkey Cancún
Royal Honey Hostel
2 out of 5
18 Mojarra Retorno 9 3, Cancun, QROO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £15 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Ceviche Square, Plaza Las Americas and Market 28. Las Americas Cancun Mall and Dubai Palace ...

Royal Honey Hostel
Nomads Boutique Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Av Carlos Nader Calle Mero No.12, Cancun, QROO
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Located in Downtown Cancun, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Benito Juarez Municipal Building, Market 28 and Plaza Las Americas. Las Americas Cancun Mall ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (60 reviews)

"Perfect location! Close to ADO bus stop and R1/R2/R6 stops which takes you to Hotel zone and ferry to Isla Mujures."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan 2020

Nomads Boutique Hotel
Balu Hostel
2 out of 5
Avenida Rueda Medina, SM 008 M 001 L 001, Isla Mujeres, QROO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £26 per night

Situated in Isla Mujeres, this beach hostel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Market 28, Plaza Las Americas and Galenia Hospital. Las Plazas Outlet Cancun and Punta ...

3.8/5Good! (65 reviews)

"No running water on December 29, 2019 night and morning Dec. 30, 2019."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan 2020

Balu Hostel
Selina Cancun Downtown
2 out of 5
Av. Tulum nº 75, Sm. 22, Mz. 26, Cancun, QROO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £29 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Las Palapas Park and Ceviche Square. Market 28 and Séptimo Día Adventist Church are also ...

4.1/5Very Good! (90 reviews)

"Easy access to public transportation, close to the Mercado 28, which is the best place to go for souvenirs, and if you are hungry there is a park close by which has some really good food vendors"…"

Reviewed on 15 Nov 2019

Selina Cancun Downtown
Nirvana Hostel Cancun Hotel Zone
2 out of 5
Av. Pok Ta Pok, Lote 4, Hotel Zone, Cancun, QROO
The price is £42 per night

Located in Zona Hotelera, this golf hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Isla Dorada and Cancun Golf Club at Pok Ta Pok. Tortuga Beach and Cancun Convention Center ...

3.8/5Good! (25 reviews)

"Really great place for the price wasnt disappointed, bilingual staff, friendly rides during day. Room was fresh."…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2018

Nirvana Hostel Cancun Hotel Zone
Capital O Arco Maya
2 out of 5
Retorno Marañón #31 SM 25 MZA 23 LT 01, Cancun, QROO
The price is £17 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Las Palapas Park and Market 28. Plaza Las Americas and Dubai Palace Casino are also within 2 ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (6 reviews)

"The hotel was very inexpensive. It was located in the city, not the glitzy hotel strip near the beach."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Capital O Arco Maya
Hostel Inn Cancun
2.5 out of 5
Calle Chaca, LT 9 SM 23 MZ 47, Centro, Cancun, QROO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £15 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Mercado 23 and Market 28. Plaza Las Americas and Dubai Palace Casino are also within 2 ...

4.2/5Very Good! (62 reviews)

"very nice staff, clean rooms and great location well organized and worth the money you payfor"…"

Reviewed on 5 Feb 2020

Hostel Inn Cancun
The Arrival Hotel Boutique
2.5 out of 5
8-9 Calle 6 Cielo 4, Cancun, QROO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £18 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hostel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Langosta Beach, Tortuga Beach and Mujeres Beach. Cancun Interactive Aquarium and La Isla Shopping ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"El ambiente muy agradable y muy cálido. La atención es muy buena."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2020

The Arrival Hotel Boutique
Posada Marpez
1.5 out of 5
Crisantemos No. 20 S.M. 22, Zona Centro, Cancun, QROO
The price is £35 per night

Located in Downtown Cancun, this hostel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Las Palapas Park, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Langosta Beach and Tortuga Beach. Cancun Convention ...

2/5 (3 reviews)
Ok for one night

"Staff is very friendly. Location is good, close to a lot of restaurants and a bus station. Great for 1 night. The bathroom shower head needs to be replaced. The toilet seat is removable, it was resting against the wall. The bed linens were clean and the bed was comfortable. However the room could’ve ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Apr 2018

Posada Marpez
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Other property types in Cancun

Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún - All Inclusive - Adults Only
Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún - All Inclusive - Adults Only
5 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulcan KM.12.5, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
The price is £289 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,147 reviews)

"We had a great time from beginning to end . Everybody was always very welcoming and niice thru out the resort, We checked in quickly they gave us all the information we needed and our dinner reservations. The resort was very clean, staff were always wearing masks, goggles and face shield. We will ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jul 2020

Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún - All Inclusive - Adults Only
Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun - All Inclusive
Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Blvd. Kukulkan km 16.5, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
The price is £214 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (3,730 reviews)

"It is noticeable Fiesta Americana and most hotels in Cancun have their focus on customers’ experience by providing exceptional service from the moment guests walk in. The hotel staff from all levels are polite and willing to assist at all times. This well-kept property shines with constant maintenance ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul 2020

Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun - All Inclusive
Temptation Cancun Resort  - All Inclusive- Adults Only
Temptation Cancun Resort - All Inclusive- Adults Only
4.5 out of 5
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 3.5, Zona Hotelera, Cancun, QROO
The price is £170 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,251 reviews)

"Excelente servicio,excelentes atenciones,alimentos y bebidas De muy buena calidad."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul 2020

Temptation Cancun Resort - All Inclusive- Adults Only
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Cancun?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save more for sightseeing. You can check out the entertainment venues and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like snorkelling.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget prices and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Cancun?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These ones have the highest reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start: Esduma La Perla Hotel Isla Mujeres - Located within a 10-minute walk of Norte Beach. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Rooms come with towels, TVs and lockers. Mayan Monkey Cancún - Located within a 5-minute walk of Forum Beach. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and a nightclub. You’ll find towels, showers and lockers in all rooms. Selina Cancun Laguna Hotel Zone - Located within a 5-minute walk of Cancun Convention Center and Chac Mool Beach. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. Rooms come with towels, showers and lockers. Balu Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Norte Beach and Garrafon Natural Reef Park. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries and linens. Selina Cancun Downtown - Located within a 20-minute walk of Market 28. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a restaurant. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms.
What's the seasonal weather like in Cancun?
Good weather’s always better when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats about the local climate: The hottest months are usually August and July, with an average temperature of 26°C, while the coldest months are December and February, with an average of 24°C. Average annual rainfall for Cancun is 1145 mm.
What is there to see and do in Cancun?
Overall, Cancun is known for its beaches, restaurants and snorkelling. Major attractions include Las Americas Cancun Mall, Tortuga Beach and La Isla Shopping Mall. Get out into nature with places such as Delfines Beach, Norte Beach and Turtle Beach. Cultural attractions include Maya Cancun Museum, Tequila Museum and Cancun Cultural House.
What's the best way to get around Cancun?
You can find the nearest airport in Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.), located 9.1 mi (14.6 km) from the city centre. Another option is Cozumel, Quintana Roo (CZM-Cozumel Intl.), located 45.6 mi (73.4 km) away.

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