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Playa Paraiso, Mexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Guadalajara, Mexico
Reviewed 17 March 2017
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Happy Gecko Hostel, is one of the cheapest hostels in town and is located in the heart of Playa del Carmen, just two blocks from the beach and one block from the famous 5th Avenue. The area is full of bars, night clubs and restaurants, and close to the best beach clubs like Zenzi Bar, The Fusion and the Blue Parrot. It is 3 blocks away from Walmart, 4 blocks from the ADO bus station and 45 minutes drive from Cancun International Airport. It offers both private rooms and shared dormitories with air conditioning and free WiFi. Some rooms have private bathroom and kitchen in the bedroom. In addition the hostel has a rooftop bar, with shared kitchen and BBQ, as well as a communal lounge with TV. That gives everyone the opportunity to cook your own food and save money. Ideal for backpackers! The front desk staff is available 24 hours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wabi Hostel

Address: 10th Av. North Between 6th And 8th Street | 10th Av. North between 6th and 8th street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico (Formerly Happy Gecko Hostel)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: €18 - €56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Wabi Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Happy Gecko Hotel And Hostel
Happy Gecko Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Wabi Hostel Riviera Maya, Mexico - Playa Del Carmen
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?