This hostel is committed to following WHO and local government guidelines for Covid-19 sanitation. This includes increased cleaning routines, better hygiene measures and social distancing when required.
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Mama's Home

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3287 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

A cosy, old-school hostel located on a quiet street in the heart of Tulum, Mama's Home gives you the perfect balance of socialising and relaxation without the expensive bar prices.

Located just three blocks from the ADO bus station and close to all the bars and restaurants, you will find a place with a world-famous atmosphere and new friends you haven't met yet.

You can start the day with our FREE authentic Mexican breakfast, cooked fresh by our local team and enjoy the Caribbean breeze before you take up one of our daily activities to one of the stunning cenotes, beaches and ruins that make up our part of the world.

Once you are done exploring for the day, you can chill out in one of our relaxing hammocks and use our free wifi, enjoy a beer around the table or cook up a storm in our fully-equipped kitchen which is open from 12pm- 10:30pm.

We allow you to bring your own alcohol in so you won't find overpriced beers at our place.

When the sun goes down we are ready to entertain you with our nightly events - ranging from beer pong and family dinners, to trivia and pina colada nights - before checking out the famous nightlife of downtown Tulum.

Or - if you have an early morning dive or other plans, our quiet time from 11pm will ensure you get a good nights sleep. All of our rooms are air-conditioned with comfortable beds to make you feel right at home.

We can't wait to welcome you to the family.

- Air conditioned rooms
- Free Wifi
- Daily and nightly activities
- FREE breakfast
- Towel hire available
- Bike hire available
- World-famous atmosphere
- Bring Your Own Alcohol

Please note:
Reception hours 07.30 am - 11.00 pm
Check-in: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Check out: 11:00 am
Breakfast included (8am - 10am) / Kitchen available after 12pm
CASH ONLY (MXN Pesos and USD accepted)
+9 pax group bookings not accepted

PLEASE NOTE CHECK-IN CLOSES AT 11PM. We can only facilitate check-ins after this time in rare circumstances. Please contact us

If you are arriving after 9pm please also WhatsApp us otherwise your booking will be cancelled.

We do not accept any pets

We have a 24h Cancellation Policy, if you don't cancel on time the 1st night will be charged. Should you wish to shorten your stay, there is a 15% cancellation fee if cancelled before 3pm the day before you wish to check out. If after 3pm, the night you wish to cancel will be charged in full (only applicable to refundable rates). Non-Refundable Rates (NRR) will be charged in full.

Thanks for your understanding.

Reviews & Ratings

3287 Total Reviews
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Nov 24, 2023
Mama’s Home is one of the best hostels I’ve stayed in. It’s incredibly social, do you won’t struggle to make friends here. The rooms and bathrooms are very basic, but it’s the perfect base to explore Tulum.
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Female, 25-30
Nov 17, 2023
I first stayed at mama’s home 2 years ago and it’s just as good as the first time I visited. Great social atmosphere with daily activities, amazing free breakfast, dinners, drinks, etc. hostel staff are volunteers with great local recommendations. About a 5min walk to everything in Tulum town area and colectivo/ADO stations. I look forward to staying at Mama’s home again!
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Male, 18-24
Nov 16, 2023
Had great time in mamas hostel. Cool staff, really easy to socialize. Breakfast was great.
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Female, 18-24


  • Free

    • Free Breakfast
    • Linen Included
    • Free City Maps
    • Free WiFi
    • Free Internet Access
  • General

    • Security Lockers
    • Common Room
    • Bicycle Parking
    • BBQ
    • Air Conditioning
    • Book Exchange
    • Hot Showers
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Utensils
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Reading Light
    • Hair Dryers For Hire
    • Hair Dryers
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Safe Deposit Box
    • Microwave
    • Towels Not Included
    • Flexible NRR
    • Covid-19 safe
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Bicycle Hire
    • Towels for hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • 24 Hour Security
    • Housekeeping
    • Reception (limited hours)
  • Food & Drink

    • Cafe
    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • Board Games
    • Wi-Fi



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