El Jardin de Frida

Av Tulum entre calle Kukulkan y Chemuyil, Frente al Camello JR, Tulum, Mexico, Distance from city centre: 1.1km
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Rating: 93%from 3 reviews

  • 100%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 93%Security
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 93%Value for money
  • 93%Facilities
El Jardín de Frida is your home in Tulum, we’re an Eco-Cultural Poshtel, full of magic, culture and art built around a beautiful botanical garden.

We have three Double Rooms, three Suites and one five bed Dorm, all with A/C, fans and ensuite bathrooms and one seven bed Dorm with ceiling fans and two ensuite bathrooms.

Freshly made and healthy continental breakfast included.

Our Double Rooms are thematic, representing aspects of the Mexican Culture and Folklore. Spacious, clean, fresh, all with A/C, fans, private bathroom and jungle view balcony.

Our Suites, named in honor of great Mexican culture icons, provide you with the comfort of having a separate bedroom, your own kitchen, a small living room and a spacious private terrace, all with A/C and fans.

Our Dorms are clean, spacious, with single beds (not bunks) and full bathrooms ensuite. One with 5 beds, A/C, fans and one bathroom and one with 7 beds, ceiling fans and two bathrooms.

The first of its kind in Tulum town, we use solar panels to generate 80% of our electricity and we have a modern biodigester to treat our organic residues.

The project is inspired not only in Frida Kahlo’s amazing life, but also in Mexico’s great culture, art and traditions, offering all that in your stay.

We are located in Tulum’s residential area, on the main avenue, 5 minutes away from downtown and the bus station. We cater to guests looking for a quiet and comfortable place to relax, surrounded by a beautiful lush tropical garden.

Our garden is programed to help you heal and release any energy you no longer wish to carry with you.

You will be surrounded by the beauty of nature... The singing of the birds in the morning will wake you up and the chirping of the crickets at night will accompany you in your dreams.

The facilities are designed to provide a pleasant and fresh stay every day of the year; nevertheless, we have ceiling fans in all rooms and air conditioning where specified.

In our Restaurant you’ll find delicious and natural options, made with the best ingredients like organic eggs and freshly made coconut milk. We have vegetarian and vegan options.

In our bar, Cantina Tropical, you will find a wide selection of proprietary drinks based on Mexican culture icons and also Pulque, the drink of the gods, a pre-hispanic agave beer that is both delicious and healthy.

In our beautiful botanical garden you will find different species of local trees and plants, like the sacred Mayan tree or the chicle (bubble gum) tree, amongst others. Here you can learn about our local flora and their uses. We also have a hammock site where you can lay down below bamboo trees, a great place to arrive and chill after a day of exploring the area.

We are concerned not only in the quality of service but also in developing activities that benefit the planet.

We offer you a good price, an excellent service and an unforgettable stay full of magic, nature and Mexican culture.

Here you SLEEP, LEARN and HEAL.

Welcome HOME!

Some of our amenities:
•Wi-Fi
•Bar (Limited Days during Low Season)
•Restaurant
•Hammock Area
•Library
•Common Kitchen
•Lockers

Please Note: We have a dog and two cats in the property, they are very friendly and cute!

We are located on Tulum's main avenue, 4 blocks south from the center of town, in a quieter and calmer area.

You'll find us on the right side of the main avenue when going towards Chetumal (South) after the intersection with Kukulkan street, almost across the road from famous seafood place El Camello Jr.

Also, our neighborhood has other cool stuff, like:

El Camello Jr Ceviche House, were you can find fresh fish and ceviche, a very local spot for seafood run by fishermen.

Zine, a very original restaurant cinema where you can enjoy a movie of your choosing while having dinner in your own private screening room built in the middle of a lush jungle.

Green Beats, which is a permaculture center, were you can find different activities and buy organic goods.

Chac Mool and Meztli language schools were you can learn Spanish and Maya.

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Please Note:

Front Desk Open from 8 am To 11 pm
No Check Ins Out Of Hours

Check In: 2:00 pm
Check Out: 11:00 am

12% Deposit not refundable or transferable

Only Cash accepted at arrival

Prices Include Taxes

Check In: 2:00 pm
Check Out: 11:00 am

10% Deposit Not Refundable Or Transferable

Only Cash Accepted At Arrival
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Café
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

PLEASE REVIEW TERMS AND CONDITIONS

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TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

 RATES & PAYMENT:
• Full balance must be paid in cash in Mexican Pesos at arrival.

 CHECK IN/OUT:
• Check In 2:00 pm – Check Out 11:00 am.
• Reception opens from 8 am – 11 pm. No check ins/outs out of hours unless previously arranged.
• At the time of reservation please specify your time of arrival. We will respect your reservation up to 2 hours maximum after that. Please inform us of late arrivals.
• Valid identification is a requirement. We accept a passport, photo id and / or driver’s license.
• On departure, the guest must vacate the room and check-out no later than 11:00 am. Failure to do so will entitle the hotel to charge an additional fee and remove any customer belongings from the room.
• On Christmas and New Year we close early and open late. Please e-mail us if arriving on these days to confirm times of arrival.

 CANCELATIONS:
• All cancelations or changes in a reservation require a 48 hours notice before the arrival date.
• If you do not cancel your reservation at least 48 hours in advance, we will charge your credit card for the remaining amount of the first night.
• 12% deposit fee is not refundable or transferable.

 GENERAL TERMS:
• The hotel reserves the right of admission to any person to the premises.
• Unregistered persons may not stay in the rooms. The hotel does not allow access to occupied rooms to any person who had not been previously authorized by the guest, and in any case management reserves the right not to permit visitors in the rooms.
• We are not responsible for any bodily harm, theft, loss or damage to any personal effects under any circumstance.
• Inappropriate behavior may result in eviction from the premises with no refund and guests will be expected to reimburse the affected parties for any damages caused.
• Any physical damage to the property must be paid to the hotel for the full amount stipulated by the administration, before departure.
• We will not accept liability or pay compensation for any loss, damage or expense suffered as a result of our inability to provide a service on account of war, threat of war, riots, civil disobedience or strife, industrial dispute, terrorist activity, natural or industrial disaster, fire, adverse weather conditions, closure of airports or ports or any unforeseeable or unavoidable event beyond our control.

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From Cancun Airport: Take either an ADO bus directly to Tulum or if not available one to Playa del Carmen and then one to Tulum Town.

From Playa del Carmen: Take an ADO bus or if you don’t have a lot of luggage a “colectivo” (shared shuttle), which departs about every 10 minutes. Their terminal is located approximately two blocks from the ADO terminal.

From Tulum’s ADO Bus Station: When you exit the ADO bus station head to your right (south), we are aprox. 10 min away walking, on the same side of the road. You can also take a cab from there, which should charge you around 25 pesos.

You'll find us on the right side of the main avenue when going towards Chetumal (South) after the intersection with Kukulkan street, almost across the road from famous seafood place El Camello Jr.

Located Near

We are located on Tulum's main avenue, 4 blocks south from the center of town, in a quieter and calmer area.

Also, our neighborhood has other cool stuff, like:

El Camello Jr Ceviche House, were you can find fresh fish and ceviche, a very local spot for seafood run by fishermen.

Green Beats, which is a permaculture center, were you can find different activities and buy organic goods.

Chac Mool Language Institute, were you can learn Spanish and Maya.

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