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Mama's Home Reviews

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

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93%

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343 Total Reviews
  • 95%Value For Money
  • 94%Security
  • 91%Location
  • 97%Staff
  • 97%Atmosphere
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 90%Facilities

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100%

Awesome place and vibe, Al was a killer host


94%

This was such an amazing experience. We stayed in a private room for 3 days and will definitely come back. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful and the included breakfast was gourmet every morning! There is also a nightly activity that is coordinated in the courtyard for all of the guests. I would highly recommend this hostel for anyone staying in Tulum.

  • 29th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

Wonderful friendly place to stay. I will definitely stay again.

  • 23rd Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


100%

IN MAMA'S HOME YOU WILL REALLY FEEL LIKE HOME. THE STAFF REALLY MAKE YOU FEEL LIKE YOU ARE JUST LIKE ONE OF THEM. SUCH A NICE FEELING. THEY HAVE VERY GOOD BREAKFAST FOR FREE EVERY MORNING. IT'S NOT JUST BREAD AND CEREAL, THEY REALLY TAKE THEIR TIME TO MAKE A GOOD BREAKFAST WITH FRESH EGGS AND WHATEVER THEY MAKING THAT DAY. FOR 20 PESOS (2 AMERICAN DOLLARS) YOU CAN GET A BOTTLE OF FRESH SQUEEZE ORANGE JUICE AND A BIG BIG PRO IS THAT YOU CAN USE THE AC AT ANYTIME.


94%

Superfriendly host and cool place :) Nice aircon aswell! Could've been cleaned abit better - except for that, perfect.


97%

We had a fantastic time at Mama's Home. The atmosphere was great, and the nightly activities really helped for meeting people. Al and Jose were ridiculously awesome. They are full of suggestions and knowledge about the area and are very friendly and accommodating. This is the best Hostel I, or any of my group has stayed at in a long time. Plus Jose is gorgeous, so that always helps.


100%

We had the best time during our week at Mama's Home. From the minute we arrived Jose and the team made us feel right at home and we really loved the vibe of the hostel. They organised a Pina Colada night, Movie night, Tequila tasting, Paella night and a great group trip to a local lagoon. Everyone is super friendly, helpful and fun. Thanks guys!!

  • 18th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • New Zealand
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


94%

We spent a brief three days in Tulum, but had a fantastic time thanks largely in part to Jose and Alan at Mama'sHome. They were incredibly nice, knowledgeable, and most importantly, fun! The facilities themselves are great and very conveniently located to get you everywhere you need to go in Tulum. We've recommended Mama's Home to everyone we've met headed towards Tulum, and look forward to one day dropping in again! Thanks Jose and company!

  • 17th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

Great staff and very good feel to the hostel.

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


97%

Lovely breakfast, great and friendy staff


94%

I enjoyed my stay and I have recommended staying at Mama's Home to my friends. Jose and Al took care of all my needs. The atmosphere is welcoming and very friendly and the evening activities are not to be missed. I will definitely stay at Mama's Home the next time I'm in Tulum.


97%

I had such a great time here thanks to Jose and Alan. There were lots of evening activities organised (punch night, bbq, film...) and it had a very relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Breakfast was also awesome (changes everyday) so no toast! Thanks guys!


97%

Lovely hostel, whit a Nice deco. But the soul and main asset of this great place is Jose the owner that did understand what business is on. Jose make avery tourist, even the one that think is not a tourist, how important there passage in Tulum is. You will read a lot about the delicate breakfast here, but that just one of many detail that make this place à must of Tulum.


97%

I truly enjoyed my stay here. So much so, that when I moved to an air b


100%

Excellent stay!


86%

Great staff, excellent breakfasts - good mingling with other guests in the late evenings.


86%

I loved this place. It's a little dumpy even by hostel standards - crappy towels, beds and bathrooms kind of gross but I would stay here again solely because it's so chill. But when you have good friendly owners and employees it makes the whole atmosphere nice. Everybody was hanging out, chatting etc. It was great. I loved it!

  • 4th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Couple, 31-40
  • (1 review)


89%

Al, Antonio and the rest of the staff were extremely friendly and helpful at Mama's Home. The breakfasts far surpassed many that I have eaten at hotels and B&Bs in the past! All noise ends promptly between 11:00 and 11:30, and we were very impressed by the welcoming and considerate attitude of both management and guests. In addition, the location of this hostel is a couple of blocks away from Tulum's main street, providing a welcomed break from the bustle that occurs daily and nightly here.

  • 3rd Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


77%

A lovely little spot. We were up too early for breakfast but the fresh orange juice and water bottle refills were very much appreciated! Beds we're comfy and staff were really great.


100%

I absolutely loved this hostel. Really liked the homey feel, and appreciated being told all the activities to do in the area ! Have no complaints of this hostel !


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