Happy Gecko Hostel

10 th av. calles 6 y 8, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, Distance from city centre: 1.3km

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Good location and a nice, large room (twin private). There was no individual airconditioning, it had to be managed... more...

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Rating: 59%from 3 reviews

  • 53%Atmosphere
  • 46%Staff
  • 53%Security
  • 40%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 66%Value for money
  • 66%Facilities
Located centrally, 2 blocks from the beach in the heart of Playa del Carmen...

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Pool Table
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Directions
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From Cancun Airport:
There is a bus that goes direct to Playa del Carmen. The first one leaves at 8:50 am and the last one at 10:15 pm. They leave approximately every 40 mins and charge $114 pesos. There are also 'collectivos' (shared vans) and taxis available for higher rates.

Once you arrive

From bus station to Happy Gecko walking:
We are only four streets away. Take Avenida Juarez up 1 block to Avenida 10 and turn to the right.
You will find us between Calle 6 & Calle 8 just 3 and a half blocks away.

Located Near

The Happy Gecko Hotel & Hostel is centrally located just 2 blocks from the beach in the heart of Playa del Carmen; an ideal place to recharge your batteries!
Its close proximity to the famous 5th Avenue,main shopping areas, restaurants, bars and the beach make it a great place to stay and enjoy.

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