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Batopilas - Riverside Lodge

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Main Street, Batopilas, Mexico
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Batopilas - Riverside Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Wow, we had the most amazing stay at this incredible hotel. Martin, the manager couldn't have made us feel more welcome. We were doted on for our whole stay with complimentary drinks and popcorn while we were studying our spanish in the incredible lounge or complimentary sherry in the evening while we read one of the ancient books on offer.... More 

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I had heard of this utterly charming antique hotel. Because I was there in August, the inn was closed. But being a typical friendly village, the manager opened it up for me to see. I was overwhelmed by this extraordinary antique hotel. Each named room is a gem from the past. After hearing the prices, I was happy to be... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013 via mobile

Stunning beautiful rambling mansion with many different rooms in different styles. All with great bathrooms. Connections with amazing guides. Extremely friendly and forthcoming manager. Library full of historical documents and also light reading. Numerous courtyards. All clean and very well cared for. Some wifi available and in the near future a new cell phone tower. I would go there again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Very nice hotel. An old and big house, well maintained and clean. The service was excellent. We stayed there for two nights plenty of "talking moments" at the end of the afternoons. No luxury, but a lot of histories. Try the "lechuguita"!

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We stayed at the Riverside Lodge in Batopilas on our 8 day trip to the Copper Canyon. This hotel absolutely just takes your breath away. Its decor takes you on a trip back in time. Each room is totally unique and has an old fashioned bath tub. All the rooms are lit with candle light and each room leads off... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

This would be the best hotel in Batopilas. From the moment you walk in the door, the serenity surrounds you. Every room is unique - there are no bad rooms. Yes, its a basic hotel, but in this part of the world its 5 star. Each room is individually decorated with interesting and historic tit bits. A coffee awaits first... More 

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Encinitas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Our two day stay at the Riverside Lodge and with Martin, the manager, was exceptional. The entire hacienda experience was very special and relaxing and complements the atmosphere of Batopilas. Don't worry about the extra cost which really isn't that much over regular motel rooms in Batopilas. The experience will remain with you forever. I would also like to say... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

As many others have said, this is an incredibly special place, I doubt more than a few of these exist anywhere. The property is remarkable, I've spent several hours just wandering through it and enjoying all the little areas. As a landscape designer, I so appreciate the thought, and fun, and folly, and touches that have gone into this property.... More 

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Los Alamos, NM
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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

This is one of the most beautiful small boutique hotels I've ever stayed at or seen. The ceilings in the salon are painted as are the walls throughout the hotel. The manager is attentive, the breakfast good and after a long day of hiking we were greeted with cold naranjito juice freshly sqeezed from fruit on their trees.

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chapala, mexico
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2011

It's a long and beautiful drive on a rough road to Batopilas. What a marvel to find the colourful Riverside Lodge and the most charming of all Managers. Martín Alcaraz Gastelum was always on hand to give us a wonderful stay. Caring to see that we made nice and safe excursions. Gracias Amigo Martín

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Address: Main Street, Batopilas, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Northern Mexico > Chihuahua > Copper Canyon > Batopilas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 14

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