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The Yak

Calle 10 norte bis

Description

With a bar offering the best prices on drinks in the neighbourhood, people plan to stay for a few days and end up staying for weeks at this home away from home on one of Mexico's best beaches. With two communal kitchens, bright airy dorms, a rooftop terrace, private rooms and apartments with fully equipped kitchenettes - there is an option to suit every budget.

For travellers looking for something to do in Playa, The Yak hosts a changing schedule of activities, ranging from Mojito and Guacamole lessons, trips to nearby Cenotes and beaches, pool parties, movie nights and much more. Our mentality has always been "There are no strangers here, only friends we haven't met".

Whether it's meeting someone new at the bar or heading with a group to nearby Playa Akumal on a tour, you're guaranteed to leave The Yak with new friends and fond memories.

Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils

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Reviews

Traveler Reviews

“Relaxed and cool environment”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on June 01, 2019

They have a guard and gated entrance as well as a camera. They have a bar and a very cool lounging area at the main entrance and second floor. It is well worth the price to me. We arrived a day after...


“Nice lively place to spend a vacation”

Rating: 3 Reviewed on April 25, 2019

The place has good and lively atmosphere. The location is also good walking distance from Coco Bongo. The rooms were good and comfortable. They offer basic breakfast but is good to start your...


“Amazing hostel!”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on March 23, 2019

Very clean, fun, relaxing, very well located close to 5th avenue and amazing atmosphere! They have evenings activities like guacamole class & mojito class, and also organize excursions during the...



Directions

By bus : Take the ADO bus to Playa Del Carmen, or a taxi directly to our hostel with the directions above.

By Car : when you get out of the airport 1.Take the ramp onto Mexico 307, continue 51.km. 2. Turn left onto Av. Constituyentes 3. Turn right onto 15 Av. Nte 4. Turn left onto 10 Nte Bis 5. Stop after 20m by our big metal gate and ring the bell :)

From the bus terminal:
By foot : Walk down Benito Juarez to Avenida 10. Turn right and continue straight on Avenida 10 for several blocks. Turn left on the street before Coco Bongo, Calle 10 Norte Bis. You will see our gate on the left in the middle of the block.

Taxi : Show the driver the directions, about 30 pesos ( 3$-+)

Policies

For modifications or cancellations, please contact The Yak at least 2 days prior to your arrival.
In the event of cancellations or changes made on shorter notice (or in the case of a No Show), the hostel has the right to charge for 1 night of the booking.

Minimum stay: No
Check In time:14:00
Check Out time: 12:00.
Method of payment upon arrival: Cash only.
Breakfast Included. Tax included.
Minimum age 18