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Offering views of the city, Downtown Hostel Chetumal is set in Chetumal, 14 mi from Bacalar. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Every room comes with a private bathroom. Downtown Hostel Chetumal features free WiFi throughout the property. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. Bicycle rentals are available at this hostel and the area is popular for cycling. The nearest airport is Chetumal International Airport, 1.9 mi from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Downtown Hostel Chetumal has been welcoming guests since May 2, 2016

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

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Room Type
2 bunk beds
1 queen bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Chetumal
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  • Christa
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    amazing value for your money, great amenities, clean facilities, staff are really nice and friendly
  • Jonathan
    The staff were honestly so amazing and welcoming. The room was clean, and the bed was comfortable. The bathroom was clean too which we obviously love! I would absolutely stay here again and wish I'd stayed longer!
  • Alejandra
    easy check in and check out we arrived late around 9pm but there’s staff until 10pm…
  • Barbora
    The hostel is located close to Boulevard Bahia. The staff was very friendly and willing to help, they can provide you with all the information you need, book a taxi or your trip to Flores in Guatemala (the information to available on internet)....
  • Rich
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Good location. Friendly and helpful staff. Comfortable beds.
  • Curt
    the rooftop area is a great place to relax with friends.
  • Olivia
    The staff were great! Liked the chicken doorbell. The common rooms were nice.
  • Krastan
    Pretty nice place, close to the int'l ferry to Belize, quite far from the main ADO station but close to ADO central, where you can get cheap transport to Bacalar/Mahahual. Very basic dorms, towels for rent, kitchen available, rooftop was really...
  • Robert
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I stayed in a private room at the hostel. The room was exactly as seen in the photos. Bed was huge and comfortable. There is a shared kitchen, lounge area and rooftop area. The staff is awesome, especially Frisvy who was very helpful and...
  • Lindsay
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The staff upon checking (Fresbe) was so incredibly helpful and kind! I had so many questions and she answered all of them with a smile.

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi what time is check in?

    Hello, our check in is at 3 pm
    Answered on 1 August 2022
  • Doe rooms come with a fridge?

    Hello, rooms have no independent fridge inside, but we have a big one in the common kitchen. Thank you
    Answered on 27 May 2021
  • Is there a TV in the bed room

    Hello by the moment we have no tv in the private room, instead we have a tv in the common room with netflix account in a very nice and comfortable fur..
    Answered on 13 August 2020
  • Hi. I am traveling on a motorcycle. Do you have a safe place to park my motorcycle at your hostel, or somewhere nearby?

    Hello, yes, we have a place for your motorcycle.
    Answered on 12 September 2023
  • Is it quiet at night?

    Yes we close reception at 11 pm, usually downtown is quiet after 9 pm
    Answered on 17 November 2019
  • is there hot water

    Yes, hot water in the hostel its available.
    Answered on 1 August 2022
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Area info *

Amenities of Downtown Hostel Chetumal
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Game room
Living Area
  • Dining area
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Downtown Hostel Chetumal takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 16 years
Extra bed upon request
MXN 10 per child, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

Mastercard Visa Cash Downtown Hostel Chetumal accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Credit/debit card charges will be taken 4.7% more from the reservation

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Downtown Hostel Chetumal of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Downtown Hostel Chetumal

  • The prices at Downtown Hostel Chetumal may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Downtown Hostel Chetumal is 3,100 feet from the center of Chetumal. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Downtown Hostel Chetumal offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Game room

  • Check-in at Downtown Hostel Chetumal is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.