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Located in Cancún, a 2-minute walk from Playa Chac Mool, Mayan Monkey Cancun has accommodations with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a terrace and a restaurant. Featuring a bar, the 4-star hostel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The property provides evening entertainment and a shared kitchen. At the hostel the rooms include bed linen and towels. Guests at Mayan Monkey Cancun can enjoy an American breakfast. Guests can enjoy playing table tennis or sing karaoke, or take advantage of the business center. Staff speak English and Spanish at the 24-hour front desk. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Playa Gaviota Azul, Playa Forum and Cancun Convention Center. The nearest airport is Cancún International, 13 miles from Mayan Monkey Cancun, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Cancún, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!

Breakfast Info


Free Private Parking Available On Site

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Room Type
Number of guests
1 queen bed
Bedroom :
2 queen beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Cancún
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Katharina
    Germany Germany
    The hostel is just across the street from the beach, which is absolutely perfect. The rooms are so comfortable and clean! Also loved that there was always something going on (ceviche class, pride party, sunset live music,…) Overall a really great...
  • Alfredo
    Mexico Mexico
    Location is perfect. Very close from the main Cancun area and very close to a really good beach
  • Alison
    United States of America United States of America
    Property was clean. Staff was available 24hrs. Bartenders were amazing! Price is right for the stay. Ladies night is on Wednesdays & it’s buy 1 get 1 free.

Area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurante #1
    • Cuisine
      American • Mexican • Pizza • Seafood • Tex-Mex • Local • International • Latin American
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options

Amenities of Mayan Monkey Cancun
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Terrace
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Entertainment staff
  • Snorkeling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Karaoke
  • Ping-pong
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Lockers
    • ATM on site
    • Baggage storage
      Additional charge
    • Tour desk
    • 24-hour front desk
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    Business Facilities
    • Business center
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key card access
    • 24-hour security
    • Adults only
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    Outdoor swimming pool
    • Open all year
    • Adults only
    • Pool with view
    • Beach chairs/Loungers
    • Beach chairs/Loungers
    • Public Bath
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish

    Property practices

    This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

    House rules

    Mayan Monkey Cancun takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM


    From 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM



    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 not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Mayan Monkey Cancun accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

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

    FAQs about Mayan Monkey Cancun

    • Guests staying at Mayan Monkey Cancun can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • American

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • Mayan Monkey Cancun has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurante #1

    • Mayan Monkey Cancun offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Snorkeling
      • Ping-pong
      • Diving
      • Karaoke
      • Evening entertainment
      • Public Bath
      • Entertainment staff
      • Live music/Performance
      • Bicycle rental
      • Swimming pool
      • Happy hour
      • Live sports events (broadcast)

    • Check-in at Mayan Monkey Cancun is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

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

    • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Mayan Monkey Cancun. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Mayan Monkey Cancun is 5.6 miles from the center of Cancún. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.