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Casa Aq ab al

Hwy 307 KM 28.5, Bacalar 77930, Mexico
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Casa Aq ab al
Ranked #1 of 11 Bacalar B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We loved our few nights at Casa Aqabal. Unfortunately it was raining for most of the time, but even then it was beautiful. Yolanda and Pedro are awesome. Pedro cooks the food, if you request breakfast and dinners and it was some of the best food we had. He also makes a great frozen margarita! The location is right on... More

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Soliman Bay Km. 241
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I live north of Tulum and often go down to renew my plates on my american car and pay taxes. This place is priced very well and is nice, quite and clean with warm water ;-). It includes fantastic breakfast made by the owner himself ! They brought it to our room with juice, fruit and fantastic coffee. I am... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We can only reiterate what so many others have said: we loved Casa AqAbAl and we'll be back. In a tightly planned visit, we booked only one night but extended to a second because the rooms, setting, food, and hosts were so lovely. Yolanda and Pedro have designed their off-the-grid oasis so well you might not realize this little slice... More

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Seattle, WA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to stay Just minutes from the town of Bacalar and very private. Located right on the lake the property slopes up the hill side offering plenty of breezes to keep you cool. The adorable deck, patio and dock area on the lake was fun to hang out at anytime of the day but in particular... More

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portland, oregon
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Spent 4 nights at Casa Aq A Bal with a friend for bird watching and kayaking, which we did just down the road with some guides at Villa Ecotoucan. Yolanda and Pedro were great hosts, and I especially loved Pedro's cooking. After trying his food out the first night, we opted to purchase dinner every night. It saved driving back... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Yolanda and Pedro have created a unique spot to stay here. We stayed one night in the little casita Estrella (cosy, sweet and comfortable), then four nights in the apartment La Venus, which was perfect for us - very spacious, light and airy. We loved seeing the birds in the treetops outside our many windows, and being able to do... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We found this place online and booked after reading all the good reviews and fortunately they had a room available. Yolanda was very helpful to pick us up in town since we arrived by bus. She even helped us exchanging pesos to belize dollars at the local bank when leaving.They were so hospitable and friendly It felt like visiting family... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I agree with most of the excellent reviews already here including the Amazing setting, at the lagoon, the beautiful premises, the friendly hosts, delicious food from Pedro, funny dogs and cats around and whatnot! what i would like to do is to congratulate Yolanda and Pedro for being 100% eco-friendly. it is impressive to see that it is possible, yet... More

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Munich, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

If you are looking for a seclusive getaway with warm-hearted and friendly hosts, this is the place to be! The lagoon is right in front of the accomodations and has a magnificent play of colours, including -of course- the possibility for a swim or you might want to choose a canoeing trip. The "Casa" is spacious and has a fully... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

This place is completely amazing. Yolanda and Pedro are incredible people. My boyfriend and I spent 4 nights with them. We booked two different rooms and both were amazing, clean, pretty and comfortable. They cooked for us and it was delicious. They gave us tips of what to do. I'll love to come back!

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Address: Hwy 307 KM 28.5, Bacalar 77930, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Bacalar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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We found our paradise and realized our dream with Casa Aq’ab’al which we now like to share with you as our guest. To be as one with nature as much as possible on beautiful Laguna Bacalar is our goal. We grow as many vegetables and herbs as possible in our garden and we use local fish, meats and produce to prepare meals. ... more   less 
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