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Mama's Home Reviews

Calle Orion s-n Entre Venus y Sol Oriente, Tulum, Mexico

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95%

Rating
510 Total Reviews
  • 98%Value For Money
  • 93%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 99%Staff
  • 97%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 94%Facilities

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94%

Amé este lugar. Y la noche de open barbecue :) Súper recomendado.


86%

Overall a great hostel. There's a bit more of an age range here than at other hostels I've stayed at (a good number of older travelers). The atmosphere and common areas are awesome. The nightly activities (especially the bbq) are great. Staff is helpful and gives great recommendations.


83%

BreakfAst they cooked us was awesome. Really cool vibes & funky interior, always something happening in the hostel. Staff were really helpful in activities to do & how to get around cheaply. Had good recommendations for food too. Definitely go back.


100%

Mama's Home was amazing, a very cool hostel! The staff were so cool and so helpful in every way - their recommendations were spot on every time, breakfast was delish and there are nightly activities which bring everyone together! The location is perfect, so easy to get around Tulum from there. I can't recommend Mama's Home enough, missing it already. Thank you so much all of you for the good times x

  • 24th Jan 2016
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • New Zealand
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


94%

Great hostel and a lovely staff :) they were so helpful and made our days in Tulum perfect! Breakfast was different everyday and soo good!!! We would love to come back to Mama's home :)

  • 19th Jan 2016
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Norway
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

I adore Mama's Home, but it's hard to put into words exactly what makes it so special. There are bigger, newer, fancier hostels, but none have a bigger heart. The location is great in Tulum pueblo, close to some excellent restaurants and bars and colectivos. Reception is located in the main social area, so the staff gets to know the guests and are very helpful with ideas and suggestions of what to do and the best ways to do it. My favorite hostel; it really is home!


100%

I had an amazing stay at Mamas home - great staff & vibe. I stayed in a private room, which was huge, & had a private bathroom. They do great activities every night, and music/lights off at 11pm, so you can go to bed or go out. Would def come back!


100%

One of the best hostels I've ever stayed in! Super friendly staff, clean dorms and bathrooms, comfortable beds, good wifi, very safe, good atmosphere (really nice courtyard). They do fun things every night too like margarita making, movies etc. And the best free breakfast I've ever had at a hostel!


100%

Stayed in 6 differents hostels in Mexico, this is definitely the best. Staff seemed to genuinely care about customers and even offered us some free snacks. Jose is a great host and really knows how to set the atmosphere. A musician came and it was the first and only time I saw every single person staying at a hostel reunited to enjoy the moment. Everyone was really nice and dorms were incredibly comfy compared to other hostels. Cannot recommend this place highly enough.


97%

Loved it!


100%

Mamas home was one of the best hostels I've stayed in! Amazing breakfast, very friendly and helpful staff and comfortable beds. Stay here 100%!!


89%

Amazing staff!

  • 21st Dec 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


94%

You can't fault this hostel! Jose was a fantastic host! Always making sure your okay and enjoying yourself, he was always happy to help and offer advice on places to go. The food was delicious, the vibe was great! They do themed nights so we had a jazz saxophonist play last night who was wicked.The hostel is a short walk from the bus station and near by the main road where all the bars and restaurants are but on a quite road away from it all. Fantastic stay,highly recommend and defiantly go back


100%

Excellent Stay - best Hostel I have ever stayed at !! Exceptional staff led by Jose - they were extremely hospitable and always up for fun while maintaining professionalism ! I rank this hostel a 11/10, with them always making you feel as if you are home. Thanks Team and see you when we are back in Tulum !!


97%

Loved my experience at Mamas Home, enough to extend my stay a bit. The volunteer staff I met were great (Damien/Craig). The owner Jose is very accommodating and serves an amazing free breakfast in the morning that you would probably see at a hotel instead of a hostel. The themed nights were also fun, as well as a great atmosphere to either chill or go out.


94%

Mama's Home's location is great, staff is very friendly and helpful (we had a mixed up about our room), but mainly i loved the courtyard and the outside decor. our room was private 4 and it was ok, with only the necessary furniture. breakfast was excellent. overall a very cool place. i'd stay again.


91%

Great place, good vibe and superb people. Jose really loves his hostel and you can feel that. Recommended for everyone.

  • 14th Dec 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Spain
  • All Male Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

Great customer service. We stayed in a private room with bathroom and it was beautiful, roomy and had AC. The hostel is easy to locate following the instructions given here. However, if you've got heavy luggage, consider taking a taxi from the bus station. It's a good 10-15 min walk.


94%

Jose and his staff are the best hosts I've meet while traveling.

  • 11th Dec 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

Never been to a hostel with such an incredible environment.. And I've stayed at a lot of hostels.

  • 7th Dec 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


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