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Hostel 3B Chic & Cheap

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here last week and had a great experience. The staff were really friendly and helpful and the owner was a legend. The Sunday Sesh was super fun and I would totally recommend this hostel to my friends. Close to everything this hostel was by far the best in Playa as I had friends staying near by who checked...

Thank Rachie R
Milton, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place was clean, well priced and located in the best part of Playa, just short walk from the beach and near the ADO I got to meet so many great people from all over, mainly young people like me. The staff were super nice and attentive as well. The best part is the weekly Sunday party that they have...

Thank iancendon
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were 4 girls staying at this hostel. We only booked 2 nights but then we changed plans and stayed some days longer because we felt so comfortable in this place. As they did not have space for us,they helped us to find another hostel for one night and gave us a private room for the next night. So we...

Thank Tinibert
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed at this hostel. The pictures on the internet, and our their site, are from when the place was new. I saw three different rooms when I stayed there and none of them had fancy bunks like in the photos. They are flimsy metal ones, which isn't uncommon in hostels. The worst part of my whole stay was...

Thank Jessica S
Yvan3b, Manager at Hostel 3B Chic & Cheap, responded to this review

Hello Dear guest, I am very sorry about your experience but trust me we do alot to fight bed bugs and in the past 4 years i been working we done a alot to control the problem but sometimes people bring them. First of all we changed all the bunk beds to metal and took all wood materials to fight...

Woodford, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the 2nd time I have stayed at Hostel 3B, and it was so nice to visit once again. The location is perfect, a short walking distance from the bus station, main drag and the beach. It was great to see the new bar upstairs on the roof, the guys have done an amazing job with it. The rooms...

Thank bryce666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Negatives: Dude at the front asked me what part of Mexico I was from? First of all I don't have any Mexican in me, next time ask someone "where you from" if you really want to know. Second I hate when hostels ask for my passport to keep untill I check out, better yet ask for an ID. At the...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cracking hostel. The roof top bar made it. Staff and parties were excellent. The usual Sunday's party was my highlight in playa del Carmen. Rooms were perfect. Great atmosphere. Probably the best spot we stayed in playa

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for the BPM festival, it was amazing, we met lots of people, had a good party on Sunday with the djs and the rooms were clean and comfortable. The staff is really helpful and the location is simply the best, everything is in a walking distance. Would stay here again, Highly recommended.

Thank Diego A
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 28 January 2017

3B is the place to stay! I wouldn't bother looking elsewhere in Playa its central, has awesome clean rooms with heaps of space and chill areas. It has awesome rooftop bar with a great vibe to kick off your nights! The staff are there 24/7 to help which is a must!

Thank jarrodhall
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The best thing about this hostel is its excellent location. It's only a block or two from the ADO bus station, ferry terminal, fifth avenue, and the beach! The rooms were nice, clean, and cool with fans and AC on during the night. There was enough space to move around, lockers for everyone, and comfortable beds with their own individual...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A modern and innovative hostel meant to gather all world party travelers. It is located in Playa del Carmen, one block from the beach. With 24-hour reception, private rooms and shared rooms with individual lockers. All rooms feature Ac. We also have Wifi in the common area and the rooftop bar. Stay with us ALL INCLUSIVE! Breakfast, dinner, 5 hours of open bar and your bed. $ 550Mx Hostel 3B has a kitchen with all utensils, microwave and a TV room with sofas, board games and cards. Breakfast is served from 08:00 to 11:00. The SOS lounge is located on the rooftop and has an outdoor pool, lounge area,Live DJs, Xbox One, beer pong, bbq and sushi nights. The hostel is half a block from the fifth Avenue, the main thoroughfare of shops and nightlife in Playa del Carmen. Don't forget is only 40 minutes drive from Cancun airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel 3B Chic & Cheap

Address: Av. 10 Esquina Con Calle 1sur, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: ₹ 1,830 - ₹ 3,791 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“Private roof top rooms are a winner”
 of 5 bubbles jarrodhall, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“being close to the bus station and the party”
 of 5 bubbles 733giladp, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“great location and amazing parties”
 of 5 bubbles beksn, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“best parties!”
 of 5 bubbles shoish, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Accessibility to 5th avenue is easy and the employees are extremely helpful for all your questions and needs.”
 of 5 bubbles minibee2016, 20 May 2016 | Read review
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