Where To Stay In Puerto Morelos, Mexico: 8 Best Budget-Friendly Places - Updated 2021

where to stay in puerto morelos mexico

Taking a vacation to sunny Puerto Morelos doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg - there are plenty of budget-friendly options in the city! If you’re adventurous, try rooming with others in a hostel, or settle down in a cozy, private apartment. The area offers a variety of simple accommodations which rent rooms for under 100 USD a night. Take a look at these eight budget-friendly options!

1. Embark on an adventure at Hostel Humanity (from USD 9)

Hostels are a popular budget-friendly option for travelers. At Hostel Humanity, you’ll rent a bunk and locker in a large room meant to accommodate several other travelers or book a private room with a double bed. Whether you’re traveling by yourself or with company, staying in a hostel is a great way to make new friends and become a part of a new community.

Hostel Humanity was built in 2016, so the facility is brand-new and extremely clean and welcoming. Visitors have noted the hostel’s cleanliness as well as the owner’s hospitality. It’s just a five minute walk from the beach, and the Cancun airport is just thirteen miles (21 kilometers) away. If you’re not in your room, you’ll be able to lounge outdoors in hammocks and comfy chairs or enjoy the pool. The hostel also provides a breakfast option with fresh fruit, coffee, cereal, and other breakfast items and offers free WiFi.

If you’ve been nervous to venture outside of your comfort zone and try a hostel, Hostel Humanity is a great place to start. Not only does the hostel offer perks usually reserved for hotels, but it starts at just 14 USD a night!

Hostel Humanity

Address: Calle 4 chechen Manzana 5 Supermanzana 17, lote 12 Colonia Joaquin Zetina Gasca

Books, DVDs, music for children On-site parking Games room Bicycle rental (additional charge) Outdoor pool (all year) WiFi Available Car hire Swimming pool

2. Enjoy the garden atmosphere of Hotel Amar Inn (from USD 74)

Though its rooms are simple and plain, Hotel Amar Inn offers the opportunity to stay in a convenient location for budget-friendly prices. Visitors have also expressed that the rooms are very clean and comfortable, and the hotel also offers a complimentary breakfast for guests. The property is only a one-minute walk from the beautiful Playa Del Mar Beach and in walking distance from a variety of restaurants and shops. Hotel Amar Inn offers a beautifully landscaped courtyard where you can watch the sunset and chat with other guests.

Hotel Amar Inn

Address: Lazaro Cardenas, Lote 4, SM2, Mz1

24-hour front desk Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Air conditioning Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Cashless payment available Delivered food is securely covered WiFi available in all areas CCTV in common areas

3. Get tropical at Hacienda Morelos (from USD 62)

Although it’s the most expensive lodging on our list, Hacienda Morelos offers the most amenities, and at just 83 USD a night, it is still extremely affordable. The hotel offers a wonderful complimentary breakfast with a wide selection of food items, including cooked-to-order items. The rooms are kept very clean, and the on-site bar offers the opportunity to sip refreshing drinks throughout your day.

The hotel offers a beautiful view of the sea, is located right on the beach, and also offers a pool for your enjoyment. From the balcony, enjoy a cold margarita and watch the waves.

Hacienda Morelos Beachfront Hotel

Address: Av. Rafael Melgar lote 5 MZA 2 SMZA 1

WiFi Available Internet services CCTV in common areas Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Air conditioning Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Physical distancing rules followed Outdoor pool (all year)

4. Watch the sunset over the sea at this lovely condo (from USD 40)

Is your perfect vision of vacation staying in a quiet little retreat and being able to bike to all the local attractions? If so, this condo is the place for you! With two bikes at your disposal, you’ll be able to ride to the beach, try out local restaurants, and catch local activities. Located on the main street of Puerto Morelos, this condo is right across the road from the beach. From the roof, you can watch the sunset over the ocean’s waves. Visitors have praised the condo for its cleanliness and convenient location!

105 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the roof top view is lovely the air conditioning works great the apartment was clean and quiet
also cafe de arte on the same street as the apartment is good for drinks and cakes
it was very clean and simple
pleasant space clean and comfortable
it is exactly as is listed and kept very clean
the apartment is basic but very clean
the apartment was very clean and the a/c worked great
so friendly and accomadating
william was very helpful during our entire stay-thank you
all of andreas friends were extremely helpful the entire time and i can't wait to go back
this is a nice budget friendly place
great location and great value
the location is also perfect
great value in a great location
andrea´s place is in a fantastic location
this location has easy access to the beach
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5. Bask in the live music at Hotel Gota de Sal (from USD 42)

At Hotel Gota de Sal, you’ll be treated to a comfortable stay. The hotel offers clean, comfortable rooms, a pool, an on-site bar, and a restaurant that features live music most nights. You won’t even have to leave the hotel to be treated to local food and entertainment! However, if you’d like to explore, the hotel is also within walking distance of the Puerto Morelos Square and beaches perfect for swimming and snorkeling.

Hotel Gota de Sal

Address: Avenida Javier Rojo Gomez

6. Find some peace and quiet at this cozy apartment

Just a three minute walk away from the beach, this cozy apartment is the perfect place to find rest and relaxation. It’s the ideal location for a family or couple to enjoy a quiet beach vacation. It’s also located just five minutes away from the town square of Puerto Morelos, where you’ll be able to shop or grab a bite to eat at a local restaurant.

You can catch a taxi into town if you’d like, but you could easily spend the whole vacation walking to the beach and anywhere else your heart desires. If you’re a low-key traveler, be sure to check this one out!

Cozy and Fresh Apartment

7. Chat with the owners at this Mexican Villa Bed and Breakfast

Bed and breakfasts tend to have a quieter, relaxed vibe, and this one is no exception. This is a great place to stay as a couple, but it’s also ideal for large groups. If you’re staying for a romantic getaway, be sure to book the king suite, equipped with a private, ocean-view balcony and a hot tub. The villa is within walking distance to town and a beach. You’ll be welcomed by towering palm trees and step into the private garden, which is a great place to relax and sip a drink. The villa also has a private pool for your enjoyment.

Charming Bed and Breakfast - Experience Puerto Morelos like a local
72 reviews
villa 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was extremely awesome and was definitely private with a great view and my own private balcony
the palapa room had wonderful breezes and lots of light
i had the opportunity of staying in the palapa room for 4 nights
the most comfortable bed quiet nights delicious breakfast luxurious bathroom
the pool was perfect for a refreshing dip
both rooms were very clean and comfortable
the house is great and the rooms very clean and comfortable
it is very clean the dogs are great and the pool is a bonus
the house is modern very well maintained and clean
kim is a fantastic host
the hosts kim and jim were so helpful and accommodating
we thoroughly enjoyed puerto morelos and our hosts made the trip wonderful
they have a beautiful home and are amazing hosts
jimmy the owner greeted us with their two dogs and we stayed overnight in this cool and eccentric house
the house is perfectly located for a stroll into town and right around the corner from the beach
and the beach is close and very nice
there will be no hesitation in staying again when in the area beautiful home and easy location jeff
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8. Hotel Ojo de Agua

With a fresh, modern style and a view of the ocean, you’ll be shocked that rooms at Hotel Ojo de Agua start at just 70 USD per night. Along with beautiful, clean rooms, the hotel offers a pool - but you’ll probably not spend much time in it, since the reef right outside the hotel is suitable for swimming and snorkeling! Hotel Ojo de Agua is also walking distance from a variety of restaurants, bars, shops, and activities in Puerto Morelos.

Hotel Ojo de Agua
Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, Mexico
55 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice room and it was great that we were upgraded to a sea view room on arrival
the beds were a little stiff and small for my liking but we made the best of it
overall i would recommend his suite if you are comfortable with a "no frills" 2-3 star hotel
clean room right on the ocean
room was spare but clean and had what we needed
the beds were clean and comfortable as was the room
the room was very clean
nice clean place right on the beach
friendly and helpful staff
all the employees were very kind thanks for the quick trip
great spot and right on the beach everyone was friendly and accommodating
this place is in an amazing location soo beautiful:) wonderful front desk staff as well
the location was great
great location and basic accommodations right off the beach and walking distance from tons of restaurants
great location and a very relaxing stay
the location is fantastic and very safe
loved snorkeling right outside and easy access to shops and restaurants
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Plan a budget-friendly vacation in Puerto Morelos

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the cost of travel accommodations, but we hope these eight budget-friendly ideas will help you plan your trip. Puerto Morelos is also full of budget-friendly activities, from swimming, snorkeling, and window-shopping to just sitting and enjoying the sun.

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