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The Yak Hostel

Calle 10 Bis entere Av, 10 y 15, 77710 Playa del Carmen, QR, Mexico
+52 984 148 0925


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Overall guest ratings

8.4/10 Excellent
Based on 443 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.6
  • 8.8
  • 5.6

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  • Friendly service
  • Friendly atmosphere


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    With a stay at The Yak Hostel, you'll be centrally located in Playa del Carmen, steps from Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church and Central Square. This hostel is within close proximity of Quinta Alegria and Yucatek Divers. Make yourself at home in one of the 14 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include ceiling fans, and housekeeping is provided on a limited basis. Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance. You can find a meal at a coffee shop/café serving guests of The Yak Hostel, or stop in at a snack bar/deli. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby, fees may apply.

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    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 443 reviews
    • 10.0 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
    • 8.7 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.1 "Vibe was good."
    • 5.6 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 199 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "Food is to die for."
    • 8.9 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.9 "Good vibe."
      9.1 "91% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
    • 5.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.5 "Not very comfortable."
      3.5 "65% thought it was too noisy."
      3.6 "64% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      3.6 "64% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 243 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.6 "Amenities are good."
      8.1 "81% thought the building was wonderful."
      10.0 "100% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      7.6 "76% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.9 "Good vibe."
      9.2 "92% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.8 "62% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 4.2 "Breakfast is below average."
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    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
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    "Friendly service"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
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