10 Best Huts In Tulum, Mexico - Updated 2021

huts in tulum
Tenissa
Tenissa
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Set along the Caribbean coastline of Yucatan Peninsula, Tulum is definitely a town not to be missed if you aim to have a superb vacation in Mexico. You cannot resist snorkeling in a limestone sinkhole at Gran Cenote. This could be your most fantastic snorkeling experience ever. Make your way to Paradise Beach to admire the turquoise water and pristine white sands along with palm trees. Moving on from attractions, let’s not forget about accommodation. While Tulum is loaded with luxury accommodations, you should opt for a rather traditional type of accommodation: the hut. Keep reading to find out the best huts in Tulum, Mexico.

1. Classic and comfortable jungle lodge with an outdoor shower (from USD 31)

Nestled within a quick drive from Tulum town, this classic hut provides comfort and warmth throughout your stay. Featuring a king-size bed, the hut is ideal for romantic couples looking for a hideaway or a solo traveler looking for a unique stay experience. You will be surrounded by nature–and there is nothing more beautiful. You can even enjoy an outdoor shower with the stars up in the sky to accompany you. Sofa and hammocks are also provided to ensure maximum relaxation. There is a shared kitchen with necessary appliances and utensils so you can cook and enjoy your delicious meals.

Jungle Eco Lodge #3 -Mayan Cabana Tulum (King Bed)
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
227 reviews
Hut 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the private toilets and wifi were much appreciated amenities in the middle of the jungle
the bed is comfortable the mosquito netting extensive and the communal kitchen well stocked
we enjoyed all the wildlife noises and cooking in the communal kitchen
the main palapa has a full kitchen full size fridge and was perfect for preparing a few meals
a fantastic outdoor kitchen
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and well cared for
small pool was clean and cool nice for the hot days
stayed in cabana 3 and water was clean and heated
here is really quiet clean nature and fun
it's surprisingly easy to find and the place is very clean and safe
Host:
hosts were kind and conscientious
anyway a beautiful place our host was kind and welcoming
the jungle is beautiful and the hosts are amazingly warm and welcoming
loved every minute of the jungle and lumapi and raúl was really friendly and helpful
rao is a lovely guy and very helpful would recommend
Location:
had a great time great location to go visit all the great spots in tulum
super close to a bunch of cenotes just outside of tulum
it's also very close to tulum; only a fifteen minute drive it's a gorgeous place to stay
quite a peaceful place away from the hustle and bustle of the town
it's a great place to chill out away from the crowds
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2. Cozy eco home in the jungle (from USD 22)

Spend time in the middle of a jungle by staying at this cozy hut that features local materials throughout, following Mayan traditions. Head to bed with the tranquility of the night and start fresh in the morning by enjoying an outdoor shower in the middle of ancient Mayan trees. Be intimate with nature as you gaze upon the sky that is filled with bright stars and the moon at night and listen to the sounds of the birds chirping in the morning.

Jungle Eco Hut #6 - Mayan Coba Hut (Queen Bed)
Tulum, Mexico
106 reviews
Hut 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabaña has everything you need (mosquito net fan safe bathroom and even wifi)
beautiful communal area with well equipped kitchen
the entire place runs on solar power and you can cook a meal in the gorgeous outdoor kitchen
feels like camping but then with a comfortable bed
we also missed out on enjoying the shower that all other guests have praised so much
Cleanliness:
the cabanas are nice and clean with everything you need
Host:
the hosts were great too
the directions provided by the host were really detailed and helpful in finding the place
host were amazing and provided breakfast on new year’s day accommodation was scenic and very unique
we would definititly love to come back also because ana & blas a very helpful and great hosts
i love how it is eco friendly and works of solar for energy
Location:
great place to get away from the town at the end of the day
amazing place in the middle of the jungle
the place is magical super cute and clean in the middle of jungle
i would definitely recommend this place very cute atmosphere in the jungle and comfortable
this is a great place if you love nature the cabañas are so cute and clean
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3. Eco hut with wireless internet access (from USD 28)

Get lost in nature as you spend lazy days inside this eco hut that comes with one comfortable bed for couples or independent travelers. Have a fun time enjoying an open-air shower anytime you want. The only existing audience will be the birds, the trees, and perhaps other wildlife. The hut also features access to wireless internet if you do not want to completely disconnect to the world.

Jungle Eco Hut #5 - Mayan Chin Hut (Queen Bed)
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
114 reviews
Hut 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i was impressed with the warm shower under the stars and raul who took care of me
kitchen is fully equipped and the place feels very peaceful
amazing place built with love fully equiped kitchen really cozy common area - totally to recommend
the kitchen has everything and it’s an excellent feeling to cook in the open kitchen
Cleanliness:
the “bath” is very clean and fortunately we had warm water
sparkling clean comfortable bed and nice shared kitchen
Host:
the host was very responsive and went above and beyond to help us for the booking
great venue great host and great all around experience
as predicted from the owner we paid 250 pesos and all worked out very well
Location:
what an amazing place so close to tulum
a magical stay away from the trendy touristy spots but close enough to everything that exploring is easy
i loved this place but it’s definitely for certain types of people
an amazing place less than 15 mins away from tulum but still secluded and completely surrounded by jungle
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4. Private casa in the traditional style of the Maya (from USD 145)

Built using local materials, this private hut displays the traditional style of the Maya as it was made by a Mayan family. You can admire ancient stone walls along with a palapa roof and hardwood floors throughout the hut. Enjoy a good night sleep on a super comfortable king bed. You will not have to worry about being disturbed by mosquitoes because the hut comes with canopy mosquito netting. There is a tree trunk tub in which you can have a shower. Feel free to jump into the dipping pool anytime you wish to pamper yourself.

Paradise Boheme. PriVate Home & Sanctuary n jungle
Tulum, Macario Gomez, Quintana Roo, Mexico
33 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
screened windows and fans offer good circulation and temperature control
the bed was extremely comfortable
the king-size bed is very comfortable
the pool invites you to cool down several times a day
the pool is the perfect place to cool off after a hot day
Cleanliness:
the house all the linens towels and dishes were clean upon our arrival
Host:
suzy and guy were fantastic hosts
guy (cohost) was extra friendly upon arrival and gave us great recommendations throughout our stay
suzy was excellent communicating with us through our stay and was very accommodating with our late arrival
Location:
the house and guests are cared for by ricarda who lives close by the house
it was exactly the same what we expected from this place - tranquil beautiful and very private
suzy’s house is really a special place
suzy's place is furnished with great detail
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5. Comfortable home with a natural pool and waterfalls

Have an unforgettable retreat at this comfortable hut that is located just minutes away from Tulum beaches and Mayan ruins. You will be staying in a spacious hut that comes with three double beds that are perfect for up to six people. You can also enjoy a bathroom inside with the sink and shower outside. Whenever you feel like relaxing, take a dip in the natural pool or enjoy the waterfalls. You should also have a stroll in the zen garden.

Ecotourism in Mexico
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
71 reviews
Private room in hut 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has a huge network of filtration pools that enable the water to be recycled
obviously no ac in the cabana but the fans were more than sufficient and i slept perfectly
the natural pool is incredible
the pool and the setting is awesome
we had a wonderful experience the place is just magic peaceful in the nature and comfortable
Cleanliness:
our room (hut) was very clean
the cabana was clean and comfy and the property was beautiful
our cabanas were simple and clean
the cabin was very comfortable very clean and there was hot water
the cabins were comfortable and clean
Host:
fausto and claire are great hosts
they were very welcoming and kind to us from arrival to departure
fausto and his partner are really wonderful hosts
really enjoyed our stay here we were well looked after by our hosts really lovely experience at ecotourism
the hosts were so welcoming and left us with a lasting impression that we will never forget
Location:
the location is beautiful and very unique
the location is perfect close to lots of beautiful cenotes and historical sites
a beautiful perfect place away from the hustle and bustle of tulum
the location is really amazing in the jungle
- great location for exploring tulum and surrounding areas on main road to most cenotes and temples
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6. Warm hut crafted with love

Offering serenity and deep connection with nature, this warm hut that is crafted with love for a pleasant stay and is ideal for two people. The hut comes with a super cozy bed, a private outdoor bathroom, as well as traditional Mayan artwork. Please your eyes and treat your soul to a tree garden near the hut in the morning.

IKAL CHIT (Private Property) 4
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
18 reviews
Private room in hut 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the "bathroom" is effectively the garden with an outdoor bath shower and toilet hut
Host:
the staff are wonderful
unbelievable rooms beautiful location very nice staff great food and drinks
Location:
pure bliss this place was just incredible
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7. Peaceful and beautiful dwelling

Feel peaceful and serenity throughout your stay as you are unwinding at this beautiful hut that is located right on the beach next to the Mayan ruins. Since you are staying in the middle of nature, you can feel how things get so magical at night. The hut comes with a bedroom and an outdoor shower along with hot water and beach essentials.

IKAL CHIT (Private Propr. right on the beach) 2
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
22 reviews
Private room in hut 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our stay has been magical and so very comfortable
breakfast was amazing and the chef was great
Host:
the service staff was great
the staff so very helpful
the staff are delightful and the site is spectacular
she’s super friendly and always happy to help
maria & sasha were very helpful with any requests
Location:
the main stretch of restaurants/shops/bars is driving distance but we liked the seclusion
ikal chit is a truly magnificent place
this place is heaven on earth
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8. Relaxing hut not far from Coba Pyramids

Nestled adjacent to Coba Pyramids, this hut promises the ultimate relaxation for people who yearn an intimate connection with nature. You can enjoy a soak in the natural pool nearby the hut or get lost in the great labyrinth whenever you want to relax. You can also take a walk in the garden and admire the vegetables that include lettuce, tomatoes, and basil. The hut itself is equipped with a bed, mosquito nets, a bathroom, and access to wireless internet, among others.

Giungla Maya di Tulum: Capanna Zapote
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
21 reviews
Private room in hut 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you can relax and eat the delicious food they are doing next a natural swimming pool
Host:
this place is truly paradise claire and fausto were incredible hosts
our host fausto and his team were very warm and welcoming
diante( claire's daughter) was very friendly and gave us a good tour of their property
kind and welcoming hosts but description wasn't exactly accurate so we were left a bit wanting
Location:
good location if you want to be surrounded by nature
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9. Vegan palapa with a garden and biotop

Experience something magical as you have a peaceful sleep in your own hammock under a rustic palapa that features a palmtree roof. There will be no walls around you and you are welcome to bring your own tent if you like. Situated within walking distance to the center of Tulum, the hut also offers an outdoor shower, a floor fan, and wireless internet connection. As for shared facilities, you can enjoy a living room, a kitchen and a book corner in the community space.

VELICANO III la palapa for vegans
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
8 reviews
Shared room in hut 3 Beds 1 Bedroom

10. Tiny hut in a palapa truck

Welcome to this tiny hut that is located in a palapa truck and enjoy a rustic stay experience on the secluded beaches of Soliman Bay. Wake up to the sounds of the ocean calling you and fall asleep to the views of the palm trees. Sit around the campfire whenever you want to relax and recharge your energy. The hut comes with a bedroom and an outdoor shower for maximum two guests.

Beachfront Tiny Living in Soliman Bay Tulum
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
100 reviews
Hut 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Enjoy the best of Tulum and have a unique stay in a hut

To enjoy the best of Tulum for an unforgettable vacation, make sure to visit all the attractions introduced above. When it comes to a place to stay, you can forget about hotels and resorts. To experience something unique, stay in a hut instead. Choose your favorite hut and book it right away to have an interesting stay experience in the heart of nature.

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