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Hostel Orquideas

Calle Orquideas 25, Cancun, Mexico, Distance from city centre: 0.9km

Rating: 89% from 22 reviews

  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 96%Staff
  • 84%Security
  • 85%Cleanliness
  • 89%Location
  • 94%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities

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  • Friendly and helpful staff!
  • 74%
  • 19 Nov 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Lovely hostel, great atmosphere especially in the evening when all the guests sit on a long table and eat dinner together. Would certainly go back if I returned to Cancun.
  • 97%
  • 29 Oct 2014 David England
  • One of the best Hostels we've ever been to! Very familiar atmosphere, very nice and helpful staff. In the evenings everybody was sitting together around tables or in the hammocks, enjoying talking to people from many different countries. We also recommend the Breakfast! We will come back definitely!
  • 94%
  • 15 Oct 2014 Cora Germany
  • Amazing staff and a great hostel with ridiculous value for money.
  • 91%
  • 13 Oct 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Other than low water pressure, this place was excellent!! Very helpful, friendly staff with a family environment. Included both breakfast and dinner. Privateroom was large and clean. AC worked quickly to cool the room. Would recommend to anyone looking for a relaxed and inexpensive place to stay while exploring the area.
  • 80%
  • 04 Sep 2014 lee ann
  • We were pleasantly surprised! Super chilled relaxing atmosphere, the staff we're friendly and everyone was respectful. Great value for money, and very easy to find from the bus station. My only complaint was that our air con was pretty ineffective and bedding was super synthetic so it was a pretty stiflingly hot nights sleep. Regardless, I would definitely stay again.
  • 86%
  • 24 Aug 2014 Miriam Australia
  • I was very happy with Hostel Orquideas. The staff were all really nice and friendly. It felt like everyone at the hostel was a part of one big family. There were two meals a day (breakfast and dinner) which very very delicious. Thank you Antonella, I will definitely be staying at Hostel Orqideas if i return to Cancun.
  • 94%
  • 11 Aug 2014 Anonymous Ethiopia
  • The place was good enough. Cancun's not really my bag, so I wasn't super into the party atmosphere. My only real complaint about the hostel is how hot it was. The WiFi didn't work upstairs, so you'd have to go downstairs into the super warm and crowded lobby area to get a connection. I tired quickly of being sweaty and gross all the time!
  • 80%
  • 29 Jul 2014 Anonymous USA
  • The staff were friendly and the free meals were great. However, don't stay here in summer! We ended up in a room with no air conditioning and only hot water coming out of the shower. Fair to say, we did nothing but sweat profusely the entire time in this hostel. We hardly slept because of the heat and could feel the sweat of hundreds of previous guests seeping up through the mattress. Not the best way to spend a last night in Mexico! Fork out an extra $15 and stay in the hotel down the road!
  • 63%
  • 25 Jul 2014 Rhiannon Australia
  • This was our first hostel experience and it couldn't have been better! Although there are many great things about the hostel including location and value, the staff and atmosphere were certainly the most profound. When I got sick, they went above and beyond to get me to a doctor, translate what was wrong, and ensure I got the medication I needed. Everyone at the hostel was inviting and welcoming, and we thoroughly enjoyed hanging out with the staff and other travelers.
  • 94%
  • 23 Jul 2014 Anonymous USA
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