Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • 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 ???? 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.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group 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.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

After 4 years of offering the best service to travellers in Playa del Carmen. We decided to open our second home in Tulum, we will offer you a new experience! After a lot of efforts, Hostel Babel opens its doors in a large and renewed place in the city centre.

The property is located 3km from many attraction as the Tulum National Park, Tulum Beach, Mayan Ruins and The Gran Cenote. Don't miss out the opportunity to visit the MonkeySanctuary or 'Ecopark Adventures' Tulum has amazing views of the Caribbean.

All the bedrooms have been recently remodelled to offer natural lighting, private bathrooms, A/C, new beds and mattresses, Wi-Fi and large lockers. We also have a fully equipped kitchen and all the facilities that make us different.

Hostel Babel Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash.

Check-in time is from 3pm to 6pm. Please let us know if you will be arriving after 6pm. Otherwise, your reservation will be cancelled.
Check out before 11:00 AM.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.

24h reception.
No curfew. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.7

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 8.6

  • Cleanliness 8.6

  • Facilities 8.6

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    30 Sep 2019
    Hostel Babel is a great place to be. Since I arrived the staff made me feel at home. everyone is super friendly and very helpful. the rooms are spacious and the beds are very comfortable. the hostel has a great bar and if you order during happy hour you get two drinks for 3usd. It's got a great location right in the center of tulum. The pool and deck are quite nice and there's also a TV. room to watch games. I'm sure I couldn't have gone to a better hostel here in tulum.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    30 Sep 2019
    This is a wonderful hostel to stay in. The rooms are very nice and the beds are quite comfortable. The staff are very friendly, it's got a fantastic location right in the heart of Tulum. The drinks at the bar are good and cheap. very nice pool and deck and they hold these great food events. a 10/10. totally recommend anyone to go to this place.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    12 Aug 2019
    Had a great stay @ Babel. Staff are very friendly and gave great tips. The location is excellent. Laid back atmosphere is really nice and you can easily pass time just sitting in the courtyard. Would recommend to anyone visiting Tulum for the first time because the staff will put you at ease right away.
    Ireland, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    07 Aug 2019
    It was dope. Good vibe and lovely staff. Breakfast was limited and I wish they had more options. Only real complaint is that the shower head needed to shoot out more water. If I ever go back to Tulum, I'll stay there again.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1


    28 Jul 2019
    Hostel had a great atmosphere- bar staff were extremely friendly, we enjoyed happy hour with them both nights we were there! Perfect location for amazing street food and only a 20 minute cycle to the beach. Don’t make the same mistake we did though and cycle to the cenotes- big, busy road so wasn’t very safe!
    British Virgin Islands, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6


    07 Nov 2019
    Great location to explore the town and walk to rent a bike to ride to the beach. The little pool/bar area is nice to sit in and have a drink. All the staff were friendly, helpful & gave suggestions when asked - though there seem to be loads of them, more than the guests?! Most nights it was the staff members propping up the bar, listening to loud music and making lots of noise - however this usually stopped around 11pm/Midnight. Overall a good experience, cleanish and comfy enough for the money.
    England, All Female Group, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    01 Nov 2019
    Nice place, I stayed there for one night, got the room downstairs, unfortunately a little bit loud, could not have a nice sleep. A dog was inside and it pooped outside the room they gave me, the front desk guy stepped on it before entering the room and got it dirty and the smell lasted inside for a while, some sheets are broken and the mattresses are old or uncomfortable. They have a nice bar and a little pool, location is a big plus on this hostel, walking distance to restaurants and bars.
    Mexico, Male, 18-24
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    04 Nov 2019
    The hostel looks nice, in good condition. The 3 nights I stayed here were ok, though I probably stay at another place next time. The music at the bar runs until about 11pm I think, though after that there might be some noise from people streaming videos or music. Most of the staff only speaks Spanish. Speaking basic spanish I didn't think this would give problems, but it took quite some time to get understood sometimes, more time than in other places. Breakfast is simple, but good.
    Netherlands, Male, 31-40
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    22 Oct 2019
    The stuff was very nice but the room and bathroom quite dirty. And in the garden lot of bugs that didn't allow you to stay there
    Italy, Male, 31-40
  • 6.3


    28 Sep 2019
    Pros: good location, staff were really friendly Cons: no wifi in any of the rooms, shower barely worked, toilet paper was unusable, bed bugs on the double bed in which my friend has broken out in hives from. Really loud music played until 2am from hostel speakers. For the price of this hostel you could stay in any of the other hostels in Tulum and probably get a better experience. We’ve travelled around a lot around Mexico and this was our worst experience by far.
    Australia, All Female Group, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Meals Available
  • Foosball
  • Wi-Fi