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Hostel Quinta Playa Reviews

2nd Street, Between 5th Avenue and Ocean, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

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138 Total Reviews
  • 65%Value For Money
  • 65%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 81%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 57%Cleanliness
  • 55%Facilities

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Very good location only negative points: shower and bath small and dirty, beds not too comfortable but ok Nice staff and atmosphere!

  • 9th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Switzerland
  • All Female Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


It's a nice hostel, excellent location, very cheap. but it would be way better if they changed those horrible uncomfortable noisy matresses and include a simple breakfast (toast, milk, cereal)

  • 5th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Mexico
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The top bunk beds were too much high, difficult to go up and down. The room wasn't so bad, it's spacious, the mattress was really unconfortable and dirty though. It would be nice to have some kind of security, anyone can enter to the rooms. Location OK.


Great location, staff and price.... But happened to get more than a few insanely itchy bug bites from the mattress which definitely killed the vibe of the trip.

  • 3rd Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Staff is great and really nice people. Would be a better place without the old man standing and smoking at the front door, (owner maybe?) Specially picky at mornings.


Very basic and a/c was actually just a second fan but staff were friendly.


I found the girls dorm very clean. Good kitchen to use and a nice little pool. Mattresses leave much to be desired as very lumpy and you can feel the springs.

  • 16th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


I am really trying to be fair here, but to me when place is dirty everything else stops to matter to me. And this one is very dirty, bathrooms look like they haven't been cleaned for months. Rooms are dark and hot. Staff is nice enough and it's right next to the beach, but that's about it.

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