Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

50% of the total will be charged for a cancellation or reduction in numbers before 36 hours.
The total of the payment will be charged in case of no show.

if you wish to pay by credit card upon arrival at the hostel, you will be charged a 5% more.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

Hostel 3B is the biggest party hostel in Playa del Carmen, perfect for people looking to make new friends, explore the area and to stay and play in paradise! At 3B your stay comes with all the amenities you would expect from a hostel and more. Situated only a half block from La Quinta Avenida (5th Avenue) and one block from the beach, it's location makes getting around easy.


You can expect great service, clean bedding, tour information, cheap breakfast and a social atmosphere. In addition to the services offered, a communal kitchen, free high speed WIFI, book exchange, affordable rooms, air conditioning, a brand new rooftop lounge. Complete with a pool, lounge area, sun loungers, day beds, beer pong tables and broadcasting many sports events.

Recently Usual Sunday's a bi-monthly Underground Electronic Music Event, fill the lounge with 600+ attendants for an entire day pool party. Fortunately even if your dates don't line up for a main event, fresh underground podcasts are played nightly and even regular Sunday's have live Dj's, a day time BBQ and are always a great party. **Underground Electronic music only after 9:30 PM, NO Pop, Commercial or Reggeaton allowed! sorry.

DJ's who have perfomed: Chad Andrew, Fernando Aragón, Nomad, Luis León, Jonny Cruz, Randall M, Jade, Thomas Krauze, Marco Faraone, Pablo Rocco, El_txef_a, Miguel Puente, Darlyn Vlys, Nitin, Sandeman, Silky, Jay Tripwire, Den Ishu, Andhim, Dale Howard, Robert James, Davi, Mia Lucci, Sascha Dive, Inxec, Ernesto Ferreyra, My Favorite Robot, Simon Baker, Basti Grub, Laura Jones, Daniel Bortz, Jay Haze, Ray Okpara, Jesse Perez, Hoj and Wildkats have all shared the decks since the official starting of Usual Sundays almost two years ago. And many more to come.. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.5

  • Security 8.9

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 8.8

  • Atmosphere 8.0

  • Cleanliness 7.7

  • Facilities 8.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    09 Apr 2020
    The minute I walked into the hostel, I felt at home. Gabby (along with a few other great people) works the desk and she is so warm and friendly. Actually, I was so pleasantly surprised at how great my experience was. The location is fabulous. It's a block from the beach and lots of restaurants!! Super price for what you get. The terrace is spacious, with some great couches and a pool and a bar (with great parties) .... what else could you ask for? ... HIGHLY RECOMMEND.....
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    26 Feb 2020
    Great staff very helpful. The location is perfect close to everything it couldn't be better. Clean and with a very nice commons areas.
    Mexico, Male, 31-40
  • 9.4


    02 Jan 2020
    Muy buen hostel, bien equipado y excelente ubicación. El desayuno está bien y la terraza muy buena. Quizás sería mejor si el género de música en la terraza variara durante el día. Camas cómodas, habitaciones limpias y el baño también.
    Uruguay, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.1


    08 Nov 2019
    In general its ok.
    Mexico, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    25 Aug 2019
    Great hostel. Staff is very nice and on Sunday the have a sweet rooftop party
    Israel, Male, 18-24
  • 8.9


    06 Dec 2019
    Party Hostel!! I was sick during my stay so couldt join the partying, but it seems like a place i could return to if i visit Playa del Carmen again. The rooftop area is pretty nice! The beds are very basic, but if drunk (or sick) they'll do fine for a good nights sleep.
    Norway, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    05 Mar 2020
    Great location as the beach is really close. Loved the roof terrace with a pool and a bar. The staff was very accommodating but there was confusion with who was in which beds and people switched often, not always by choice. Good atmosphere on the roof in the night and some good cheap places to eat nearby. Hostel can get you cheap round trip tickets to Cozumel as well.
    USA, Couple, 31-40
  • 8.3


    05 Feb 2020
    Fairly good. Location is great. Car parking was not available at hostel. Had paid parking elsewhere. Iron rod Bunk Beds are shaking m noisy. No wifi in dorms on first floor.
    Canada, Male, 41+
  • 6.9


    07 Jul 2020
    El hostal en general debería mejorar muchas cosas, los baños en los cuartos compartidos super pequeños y sucios y las regaderas demasiado pequeñas
    Mexico, Male, 25-30
  • 6.3


    07 Mar 2020
    The hostel is promising to be a party place but it was honestly not. Maybe the Sunday parties are cool but on other nights it's nothing but loud techno and no real party atmosphere. The rooms were quite dirty, old ripped sheets and squeaky beds. Breakfast was basic. If I have to go back and I am looking for a party I wouldn't go back there.
    Bulgaria, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Towels Not Included
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Games Room
  • Nightclub
  • Wi-Fi