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    Hostel Kankun

    Maranon St by Yaxchilan Ave, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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    Overview
    • Excellent11%
    • Very good19%
    • Average48%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible9%
    30 Jan 2017
    “Rough but cheap !”
    26 Oct 2016
    “The cheapest hostel in Cancún”
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    Mezcal Hostel
    694 reviews
    #1 of 135 Speciality lodging in Cancun
     
    Orquideas Hostel
    260 reviews
    #2 of 135 Speciality lodging in Cancun
     
    Le Blanc Spa Resort
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    #41 of 175 hotels in Cancun
     
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    Reviewed 31 January 2015

    I am surprised to be reading all these negative reviews. It was by far the cheapest place I every stayed in. At this price one cannot really expect any standards. What I expected was a bed and a bathroom and this is what was provided....More

    2  Thank Parowa
    Reviewed 4 December 2014

    Hostel Kankun is a excellent little place and a very good find. the building is looking a little tired and certain parts could perhaps be a little cleaner but really when you are paying 5 bucks a night you can't go wrong, the staff are...More

    3  Thank Jonathan W
    Reviewed 25 November 2014

    For me this is not a hostel, it's a house who is still under construction! I didn't feel secure at all, the windows are fixed with plastic. No lockers. The room is really dirty, same with the bathroom. Trust me, you dont wanna shower there....More

    2  Thank Alexandra G
    Reviewed 2 October 2014 via mobile

    At $5 a night you can expect the worst but we still didnt expect the crack den which was supposedly a room. If you're on a very tight budget id recommend staying there as it does a job as a bed to sleep on but...More

    2  Thank Tom B
    Reviewed 10 February 2014

    The two of use booked through hostel bookers and stayed for month. We stayed in two separate bedrooms and are familiar with every bedroom in the hostel. Pros- It's only $5 per person, per night and the location is decent, very central and close to...More

    3  Thank Dirty_Bindle
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    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
    • Quintana Roo >
    • Cancun
    • Also Known As
    • Hostel Kankun Hotel Cancun
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    "This is a very basic place so not many options."
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    "go there for a funny adventure but do not expect any hotel or hostel standards. It'sa place like no other"
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    "The best room by far is on the kitchen level, furthest room from the kitchen. The big room on the top floor..."
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