Mexico Average Hostel Costs: Dorm and Private Room Prices

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What is the average price of a hostel in Mexico? Our detailed analysis of the prices of both dorms and private rooms in amazing hostels in Mexico can help you understand how much you might need to spend for your next epic trip. Whether you're on a tight budget or traveling by yourself, with a group of friends, or with your family, we've found the best hostels for every type of trip. Here you'll see how we have tabulated the costs of hostels in Mexico by dorm beds, private rooms, price range, amenities, and guest ratings. Read on to find out where you'll find best hostels in Mexico and what they have to offer.


The Top 3 Hostels in Mexico:

  • Dorms from $14, Rated 100%

  • Dorms from $9, Rated 100%

  • Dorms from $15, Rated 100%

How much do hostels cost in Mexico?

Dorm Beds Average Price in Hostel
$14
Private Rooms Average Price in Hostel/Guesthouse
$18

Visitors will find a large range of terrific hostel choices when planning a visit to Mexico. The price of a dorm bed or private room in a hostel can vary according to location, type, and amenities. The average price for a dorm bed in a hostel in Mexico (based on data from 482 hostels with dorms) is an affordable $14. Also, the average price for a private room in a hostel or guesthouse in Mexico is $18 (based on data from 677 hostels and guethouses).

The average price of a dorm bed in a hostel for 3 days in Mexico is $43.

The average hostel cost of a dorm bed for one week in Mexico is a surprisingly affordable $101, and the average hostel cost of a dorm bed for two weeks in Mexico is $202 (not including taxes and fees).


  • Dorm: 3 Days
    $43
  • Dorm: One Week
    $101
  • Dorm: Two Weeks
    $202
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How much should I pay to stay in a dorm bed at a hostel in Mexico?

You'll find the range of prices for dorm beds in hostels in Mexico (per night) displayed below. This chart shows the overall range of hostel dorm bed prices before taxes and fees. If you're trying to figure out how much you should pay for a reservation for a dorm bed, this graph breaks down the costs by price range to give you an idea of what to expect regarding prices in the area.



(All listed prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by HostelWorld. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

How much should I pay to stay in a private room at a hostel in Mexico?

You'll find the range of prices for private rooms in hostels, guesthouses, and other budget hotels in Mexico (per night) displayed below. This chart shows the overall range of hostel private room prices before taxes and fees. If you're trying to figure out how much you should pay for a reservation for a budget-friendly private room, this graph breaks down the costs by price range to give you an idea of what to expect regarding prices in the area.




Prices for the Best Hostels with Dorms in Mexico (Mexico's Top Rated Hostels by Guests)

Looking for the top hostel in Mexico? Below are the best hostels in Mexico with dorm beds according to guest reviews. When looking at the prices of the top 122 hostels (the top 25% based on guest ratings), the average price is surprisingly affordable at $14. Now you can find an amazing hostel in Mexico with your desired amenities in the best neighborhood for your next trip to this fantastic destination.

What are the best hostels with dorm beds in Mexico?

Xalapa
Overall Rating 100%
Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%

Prices for the Best Hostels with Private Rooms in Mexico

If you're searching for the best hostel with a private room in Mexico, below are the best hostels and guesthouses in Mexico with private rooms according to ratings and reviews by previous guests. When we look only at the top 170 hostels with private rooms (the top 25%), the average price is just $17 for a private room. So, you can combine the great vibe of a hostel or guesthouse with the privacy of your own room for your next trip.

What are the best hostels with private rooms in Mexico?

Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
Cancun
Overall Rating 100%
San Cristobal de las Casas
Overall Rating 100%
Xalapa
Overall Rating 100%

What are the best hostels under $10 in Mexico?

Need to save some cash? Here are the highest rated hostels under $10.

Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
Guadalajara
Overall Rating 100%
San Cristobal de las Casas
Overall Rating 100%
Oaxaca
Overall Rating 100%

What are the best hostels under $20 in Mexico?

Need to save some cash? Here are the highest rated hostels under $20.

Xalapa
Overall Rating 100%
Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%

Hostels in Mexico with Free Breakfast

It's always nice to wake up to a free breakfast, and these hostels and guesthouses provide one. It can be a good wayt to save money, too. At a hostel, breakfast is also a good time to meet up with other traveles to make plans for the day.

Tulum
Overall Rating 100%
San Luis Potosi
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%
Guadalajara
Overall Rating 100%

Hostels in Mexico with a Pool

Everyone loves a pool, and these hostels deliver. A pool can add to the fun vibe of a hostel because it's a place where everyone gathers, so you can meet other travelers while you relax. The average price a hostel with a pool in Mexico is only $14. Check out these great options.

Cancun
Overall Rating 100%
Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
Acapulco
Overall Rating 100%
Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%

Hostels in Mexico with a Restaurant

If you need a quick and convenient meal, having a restaurant or cafe located right in the hostel is always nice. These hostels and guesthouses offer a place to eat.

Cancun
Overall Rating 100%
Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
Acapulco
Overall Rating 100%
Puebla
Overall Rating 100%

Hostels in Mexico with a Bar or Nightclub

Looking for a hostel with some nightlife? The hostels below have bars or nightclubs so you can meet up with other travelers and have a great time through the evening. The average price for a hostel with a bar or nightclub in Mexico is just $14. So, kick back and have a great time at one of these terrific options.

Cancun
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%
Tulum
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%

Hostels in Mexico with a Kitchen

One of the biggest benefits to staying in a hostel is the ability to cook your own meals. This way you can save money, eat healthy, and travel longer on a cheaper budget. These hostels offer kitchens so you can cook. Also, the average price of a hostel with a kitchen in Mexico is $14.

San Cristobal de las Casas
Overall Rating 100%
Xalapa
Overall Rating 100%
Puebla
Overall Rating 100%
San Luis Potosi
Overall Rating 100%

Pet-Friendly Hostels in Mexico

If you're bringing dogs or cats with you on your adventure, check out one of these pet-friendly hostels in Mexico.

Troncones
Overall Rating 97%
Tulum
Overall Rating 96%
Oaxaca
Overall Rating 94%
La Paz
Overall Rating 93%

Kid-Friendly Hostels in Mexico

Sometimes you need an affordable place to stay when traveling as a family with children, and hostels can be a fun and affordable option. Here are some terrific family-friendly hostels, so check them out when planning your next family adventure.

San Cristobal de las Casas
Overall Rating 100%
Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
San Miguel de Allende
Overall Rating 100%
San Cristobal de las Casas
Overall Rating 100%

Hostels in Mexico with Laundry

If you're traveling for a longer period of time, then eventually you'll want to do some laundry. These hostels offer laundry machines, so plan ahead for your next trip.

Cancun
Overall Rating 100%
Puebla
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%
Mexico City
Overall Rating 100%

Hostels in Mexico with Air Conditioning

Air conditioning can be hit or miss, and depending on the local weather you might really need it. But if you do want it, the hostels below offer it, so hopefully you can sleep comfortably. The average price for a hostel with air conditioning is around $14.

Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%
Cancun
Overall Rating 100%
Cancun
Overall Rating 100%
Playa del Carmen
Overall Rating 100%

More Hostel Prices for Mexico

For more hostel price information in Mexico, see also Playa del Carmen Hostel Prices, Tulum Hostel Prices, Cancun Hostel Prices, Mexico City Hostel Prices, San Cristobal de Las Casas Hostel Prices, Puerto Escondido Hostel Prices, Guadalajara Hostel Prices, Merida Hostel Prices, Bacalar Hostel Prices, Valladolid Hostel Prices, Puerto Vallarta Hostel Prices, Guanajuato Hostel Prices, Cozumel Hostel Prices, Puebla Hostel Prices, San Miguel de Allende Hostel Prices, Queretaro Hostel Prices, Mazatlan Hostel Prices, Isla Mujeres Hostel Prices, Morelia Hostel Prices, La Paz Hostel Prices, Monterrey Hostel Prices, Cabo San Lucas Hostel Prices, Acapulco de Juarez Hostel Prices, Chetumal Hostel Prices, Veracruz Hostel Prices, Tepoztlan Hostel Prices, San Luis Potosi Hostel Prices, Campeche Hostel Prices, and San Jose del Cabo Hostel Prices.


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