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Lobo Inn Reviews

Km 269, 5 Carretera Fedel Chedtuaml, Tulum, Mexico

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84%

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73 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 85%Security
  • 86%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 66%Cleanliness
  • 81%Facilities

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80%

The free bikes are a HUGE bonus. The breakfast each morning is something different and leagues above most hostels. The staff was a bit quirky but very nice.


83%

Great Hostal. Definitely stay here! For the price of a bike rental, which you will definitely want in Tulum, you get a bed, and amazing home cooked breakfast, and a bike to ride! Can't beat that value.


66%

The room downstairs back behind the pool area, has massive amounts of insects that come out every night, and into the room, and into the bottom bunks. get a privaye room upstaris. But the staff is very sweet and have free bikes available.

  • 29th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

Lobo Inn is situated a bit out of town but you soon realise this is more of a bonus than a hinderance. The free bikes and amazing breakfast, just make you feel like you are at home. I spend my time going to the beach and jumping in and out of their pool. Anything I needed the staff would go out of their way to help me including adaptors for my laptop and free food when they where cooking dinners. They where my family in Mexico.


69%

The hostel average, we had a private room that was horrible: it was very unclean, the room smelled very mouldy and there were a lot of bugs on the floor, so we ended up changing hostels after 3 nights. The common area is very nice, excellent breakfeast, excellent kitchen. Location was beside the highway a short bicycle ride to the beach. To the city centre also good distance with bikes (though at dark we chose to use the bus or a taxi)


86%

This hostel is between town and beach. The location is perfect for all kind of activities especailly beacuse you get free bikes. If you wanna go any further all the collectivos stop infront of the hostel. The staff is really helpful and really friendly as well. Please consider that this is a hostel that is basic but nice. Consider as well that they have new owners that are starting to reinstall all. I had a great time there.


80%

Really good staff , nice and helpful! The location is really close to the ruines and beach, and moreover there are bikes thar you can borrow for free at the hostel! Thus, it can't be easier to grab a colectivo from the hostel to get almost anywhere you want!


37%

We're happy with basic. This hostel is horrible. The "Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite" is NOT ENSUITE; toilet

  • 6th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

Fantastic breakfast, free use of the bikes was excellent. Close to the ruins and the beach, great hot showers. Needs more social hangout area. Staff were really nice


74%

We didn't like our room very much, it was a bungalow on stilts that shook constantly with every passing truck, the shower leaked and we shared the room with some wildlife that I would have preferred to stay outdoors... BUT the staff were very friendly, they cooked a fantastic breakfast each day and were ideally situated for visiting the beach & ruins.

  • 23rd Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • New Zealand
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


60%

The family that runs this place is very nice and they are very helpful. However, the hostel is not in the location listed on the map. It is actually in front of the main street to get to the ruins, far from downtown and beach area. As a single woman traveling alone, I did not feel comfortable coming or going past dark. They did have nice hot showers and free bike rentals.


80%

You are awesome. Free bicycle is really a plus. The only thing is that we couldn't use the pool and i kind of chose this hostel for that. Bbq night was very good, bringing everybody together


89%

it is very difficult to find good money for value in tulum but lobo inn is it. its the closest to the beach as it gets and they give you free bikes to get there which is a HUGE plus, since every other hostel rents them. the room looked kinda rambly assembled and the toilet was inside the room, separated only by a thin linen "door". other than that though, i highly reccomend the place, the family is really helping, there are nice common areas and the breakfast was very nice


77%

The open air environment is nice and having bicycles to get around is definitely the reason this hostel is so nice. You can take a bike to the beach or to town, which helps with getting to enjoy Tulum. Nice ambiance: I painted a mural while staying there and I loved being able to contribute to the overall beauty of the place. The staff is sociable and very real, nice people. The breakfasts are varied and filling. The only thing I'd change is the chlorinated water but everything else is wonderful


100%

Perfect stay. Couldn't have asked for more.


86%

really nice hostel because of the vibe good atmosphere. the owners are the nicest people so glad i stayed hear.


83%

Nice location even tough it's out of the city centre. The beach is so close by bike with is a plus! City center is reached by free bikes (ok standard) in 10 mins. Friendly staff and rooms (private) had a nice atmosphere and were clean.


74%

Staff were very friendly, free bikes were useful, breakfast was good and so was the atmosphere. However, the bathrooms were cramped and dirty, there were a lot of bugs and the rooms weren't great.


97%

Great hostel. Free bikes, so easy to get everywhere, friendly staff and the breakfast is amazing!

  • 11th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


91%

One of the best options in Tulum for budget travelers!

  • 11th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


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