Best Hostels in Playa del Carmen, Mexico for Solo Travellers and Small Groups

Best Hostels in Playa del Carmen, Mexico for Solo Travellers and Small Groups
Playa del Carmen is a popular coastal resort town on the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. It's is at the center of the Mayan Riviera and has a very relaxed and mellow atmosphere compared to the nearby cities of Cancun and Cozumel. Playa del Carmen has many small boutique style lodgings that can be fun to stay at. If you're on a tight budget, there are also several great hostels in the area. Whether you're looking for a party, or want a more relaxed setting, you'll likely find a place that meets your needs.
How much do hostels in Playa del Carmen cost?

You can find our comprehensive analysis of all hostel prices in Playa del Carmen here. We've found the average prices of dorms and private rooms, as well as the typical prices of hostels with various amenities, too.



A party hostel that's a great option for solo and independent travellers.

Dorm Bed from $18.89
Private Room from $13.12
Overall Rating: 85%
Ave. 10 Esquina Calle 1a Sur, Playa del Carmen
Hostel 3B is the place to go in Playa del Carmen if you're looking for a party. It has a social atmosphere and is the perfect place to make new friends. If you're traveling alone, it won't be long before you find someone to explore the area with. It's located just a half block from La Quinta Avenida and is a block from the beach, so it's accessible to everything you could need or want.

The hostel comes with all of the standard amenities including travel information, a shared kitchen, wi-fi, a book exchange, air conditioning and more. There's also a nice rooftop lounge where you can relax and hang out with other guests. There's also a pool, barbecue area, and plenty of places to relax in the sun. Breakfast is available for an additional fee.

The hostel hosts all kinds of events for guests and there are parties held twice a month complete with international DJ's. It can get crowded, but is a blast for everyone. Even if you're not in town for the party, there are regular barbecues and smaller parties throughout the month.


Private Room from $0.25
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 100%
Calle 14 Norte, Entre 5ta y 10ma avenida, Col. Cen, Playa del Carmen
This terrific hotel offers friendly service, a swimming pool, and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. Wi-fi, luggage storage, 24 hour reception, towels included, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable. And Suites Corazon is also child friendly.


Private Room from $15.74
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 99%
Calle 4 nte. between 20 y 25 Av. Col. Centro, Playa del Carmen
Hotel Colorado Playa del Carmen is very popular due to the atmosphere, great location, and long list of amenities. It features friendly service and cable tv. Air conditioning and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Private Room from $11.75
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 99%
C/3 sur entre 65 y 70 mza 11 lote 9, Playa del Carmen
You'll love this hotel because of it's good location and quality amenities. It features friendly service, a swimming pool, and bicycle hire. Wi-fi, luggage storage, towels included, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable. And Apart Hotel Casaejido is also child friendly.


Private Room from $21.85
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 97%
AV. 15, entre CTM y Calle 48, Playa del Carmen
This terrific hotel offers friendly service and a swimming pool. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. Wi-fi, 24 hour reception, parking, towels included, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Private Room from $12.12
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 94%
Avenida 15 y Calle 6, Playa del Carmen
This terrific hotel offers friendly service, a swimming pool, a bar, a nightclub, and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a restaurant. Wi-fi, luggage storage, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Private Room from $17.32
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 93%
Calle 12 Norte Angulo calle 60 Norte Colonia Ejido, Playa del Carmen
This terrific apartment offers friendly service, a swimming pool, and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a microwave. Parking, towels included, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Private Room from $18.90
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 92%
Coral negro Esquina Biajaica de la Mar Playacar Fase 1, Playa del Carmen
Che Suites Playa is very popular due to the atmosphere, great location, and long list of amenities. It features friendly service, bicycle hire, and a common room. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a microwave. Wi-fi, luggage storage, parking, towels included, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.
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