Top 10 best places to stay in Mexico

Are you asking yourself what are the best places to stay in Mexico? During our trip through Mexico we went looking for the best places to stay in Mexico. In our opinion, accommodations give an extra dimension to your trip. We have managed to find the best places to stay in Mexico and we are happy to share this with you. We share two unique tips per destination. In this article you will find all our favorite best places to stay in Mexico which are part of our itinerary.

The places where we have found
our favorite places to sleep

Cancun
Tulum
Bacalar
Valladolid
Isla Holbox

Best places to stay in Mexico
Cancun

Suites Malecon

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Suites Malecon is very good located because it is close the airport, centrum and the beach. The rooms are very big plus they have an amazing swimming pool. Important to note that you have to book well in time because this hotel is very popular. Book via this link so you have the flexibility to change your reservation 3 days upfront.

Price per night from:
€ 55 double room

Nomads Boutique Hotel&Hostel

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This is a really nice place to start your journey. Very tastefully and cool decorated, with small chill spots everywhere, a restaurant and a bar. What is also nice about this place is that you will find dorm here, but also good shared bedrooms. You can walk to the beach from Nomads Boutique, because it is around the corner.

Price per night from:
€ 16 dorm | € 38 double room

Best places to stay in Mexico
Tulum

Recommended in the village

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Casa Almendro is a hotel that is very centrally located in the village, you can walk everything. The hotel is 3 blocks from the main street which makes is extremely quiet. The location is therefore also assessed with a 9. The hotel has a fantastic roof terrace with a kitchen with all facilities to use. The rooms are clean and have air conditioning, which is pleasant considering the temperatures. Another nice accommodation is Casa Abanico Tulum, the rooms are very proper, there is a relaxed atmosphere and you can rent bikes for free.

Price per night from:
€ 34 double room

Recommended on the beach

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Do you want to wake up on the beach and walk straight into the sea? Do you want to stay somewhere where you do not feel that you are staying at a resort then Villa Pescadores Tulum is for you. The advantage of this accommodation is that it is not that colossal, has a quiet beach and you are a 5-minute walk from the Mayan temples. The rooms have a beautiful veranda and private garden on the beach with a hammock. Please note that staying on the beach is much more expensive. If you are looking for something cheaper then Esencial Tulum is an option, you literally walk across the beach to your room. The rooms are awesome and the location is great.

Price per night from:
€ 245 double room with sea view

Best places to stay in Mexico
Bacalar

The Yak lake house

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This hostel is really good! If you want a room with a perfect view of the lake, then Yak lake house is for you. This top accommodation has a perfect location, in Booking is it rated with a score of 9.6. In the evening you can relax here by the water on your own beach. You can spend the night in a double room or in a dormitory if you have less budget.

Price per night from:
€ 27 dorm | € 75 double room

Kulu Tubo hostel

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Do you want something different? Do you want to sleep in a place like never before then then is Kulu Tubo hostel an option for you. The tubos have air conditioning and the shower which you share with others are good. The pool is well maintained through daily cleaning. And never the less the staff of this hostel is really friendly!

Price per night from:
€ 35 double room

Best places to stay in Mexico
Valladolid

Tunich Naj

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Are you looking for a hostel that is affordable then Tunich Naj is for you. The advantage of this hostel is that it is centrally located and you get breakfast every morning. It is wonderful to relax in the garden or to meet other travelers. The hostel has a big kitchen where you prepare your own food. If you travel by car you can park on the other side on the private property.

Price per night from:
€ 9 dorm | € 28 double room

Fundadores

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The building, te garden and terrace are beautiful. The rooms are very spacious and have all the facilities you need. The location is perfect because you walk in 5 minutes to the main square. There is no possibility for breakfast, however, this is not a problem, because there are enough restaurants nearby. With Booking Fundadores scores a 9, so make sure you are on time with your reservation at Fundadores, because the rooms are quickly gone.

Price per night from:
€ 56 double room

Best places to stay in Mexico
Isla Holbox

Casa Sirenas Holbox

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We stayed 8 nights at Casa Sirenas Holbox! It is a very affordable place to stay. The location is perfect, because it is just outside the center making it quiet. Within two minutes you are on the beach which is also great. The rooms are very clean, tidy and equipped with air conditioning. The staff is super nice, we loves dogs so we went every evening with the dogs to the beach. We also went a few evenings with the staff to have a drink in the village. The coolest thing was that we traveled to Cancun with the manager and together ended our vacation in a restaurant. All in all, highly recommended!

Price per night from:
€ 26 double room

Mystique Blue Holbox

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Do you really want to treat yourself well and find yourself in pure luxury and feel like a king and queen then you should go for Mystique Blue Holbox. This 5 star hotel is really beautiful. This hotel is located near Casa Sirenas and is about 5-minute walk from the center. The rooms are really beautiful and the restaurant in the hotel is super. You can eat here on the beach with the sunset on your side. All in all a super place to sleep alone.

Price per night from:
€ 168 double room

Hi, we are Cynthia and Alexander! High school sweethearts from the South of the Netherlands. We travel around the world because we are crazy about it! We believe travel can be life changing. Our goal is to share our travel tips and to inspire you to travel & discover the world!

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