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Rancho Encantado

2.5 of 5 Resort   |   Carretera Federal 307 Km. 24, Bacalar, Mexico
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Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in Bacalar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
L_kort1985 The Hague, The Netherlands
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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The Hague, The Netherlands
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful lake view from the restaurant. At this moment however, it is very noisy as construction work is going on all day. Therefore make sure to phone ahead to verify whether the new building on the property is finished. The room looks nice. Only the ac make so much noise that you cant leave it on while sleeping. The rooms... More

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Cancun, Mexico
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13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We went from Cancun by road It took us less than 4 hours, and got the chance to try this great hotel, rooms very confortable with AC we wanted lake view but were sold out ,settle down with garden room #7 very quiet and nice, firs thing we went to have a 4 hour tour to see the rapids very... More

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Mexico City
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This was my second time staying at this hotel in this year (2014). The place is enchanted and really enjoyable. The staff is always ready to help without hesitation. The restaurant is simply great. Small menu with amazing flavors of mexican traditional cuisine. This hotel is the perfect choice for relaxing, enjoying the view of the lagoon, sunrise and sunset... More

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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I can't recommend this hotel enough. If you want to experience real tranquility, this hotel is for you. Set on a beautifully stunning lagoon, you get to experience swimming in the warm multicoloured water whilst relaxing. They have hammocks to lie on all around the decks and also outside your beach hut. You get free kayaks and pedal boats to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

my husband and I went to this beautiful place as the second place during our honeymoon last May. after tulum. Bacalar itself is amazing! however you need to appreciate the Mexican culture and look for quiet place and natural beauty. The hotel is beautiful, sounds from natural surroundings day and night are incredible. At the check in we were told... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My wife and I went here around 2 years a go wen we was boyfriend and girlfriend and immediately fall in love in this beautiful place... Later on we decide to marry and the only place that really convinced us was Rancho Encantado. Bautif environment, lovely cabañas and all the guests was loving the magic atmosphere. The lagoon has wonderful... More

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Silver Spring, MD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Rooms / cabanas on the lake are the best option here. They are very well appointed, especially given the price range. The staff for the most part were all very nice, the lady at the front desk was helpful, but could attempt to be a little more welcoming. Food was pretty good quality, but there was some rather odd music... More

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Bogota, Colombia
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This is the BEST RESORT I been a quite a good time: rooms, location, food, service, activities, etc. and ISABEL GONZALES the receptionist: OUTSTANDING !!!!!. There is no more to say. I dont think anybody wants to hear more !!!!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

hands down the best place to stay in Bacalar. The staff is super attentive, and eventhough the kitchen can improve (moves at Bacalar speed, plates come out in random order) the quality of the meals (while not the depth of the menu) is excellent. And the staff always smiles and goes back and firth, back and forth to please The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Beautiful hotel in beautiful setting with wildlife – birds, lizards around the hotel grounds. It is worth paying the extra to get a Laguna room. Rooms are very nice and spacious but a little dark although they are well sealed, no bugs. Coffee maker and free water in your room which is great. The place is near a main road... More

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Address: Carretera Federal 307 Km. 24, Bacalar, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Bacalar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rancho Encantado 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Rancho Encantado Hotel Bacalar
Rancho Encantado Laguna Bacalar

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