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El Secreto B&B

Reforma # 522 | Col. Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Our Azalea room accommodations were spacious, clean and comfortable. Our room opened to a side patio with remote activated water feature. Rooftop terrace offered a relaxing spot to read, sip and enjoy the view of the mountains surrounding the city. And the complimentary breakfasts were a real highlight, featuring Cristina and Paula's creative cuisine and clever table decorations. We also... More 

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Erie, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

My husband and I stayed at El Secreto, a little yellow house several blocks from the main square. Our room had a private patio which we enjoyed a great deal. Decor and accessories in the room were excellent. Breakfast, served each morning (with smiles and willingness to help us with our poor Spanish) was delicious, fresh and artfully presented. There... More 

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Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

The El Secreto is very private, very clean , and very quiet place to stay in Oaxaca, There is a breakfast served every morning, excellent and very attentive staff. The place is very clean, and the house is very private, a friend and I really enjoyed staying at El Secreto for 5 nights, and really enjoyed it all. It is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

In a way I would love it to be my secret, but it really should be shared. It is such a gem in a wonderful location with an exceptional staff of Christina, Juan and Paula in the El Secreto House. They kept everything clean and comfortable, cared for me (since I previously injured myself) and fed me with such an... More 

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Marco Island, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

El Secreto is a small (3 bedrooms) boutique B&B centrally located in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico on Reforma St., one of the main streets. The staff made wonderful breakfasts each morning for us. The entire interior space was updated and very modern. And they offered free unlimited phone calls back to the U.S. on the house phone. Oaxaca is... More 

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Merida, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We really enjoyed our one week stay at Il Secreto. It is clean and comfortable with very helpful service. The generous breakfasts were different each morning and very creatively presented. The friendly staff were always available to help with any needed information. We would only suggest that the owner offer larger soaps in the bathroom and clean or replace the... More 

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Springfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Our family truly enjoyed our stay at El Secreto. The rooms were well appointed, clean, and each with a modern bath. The common areas were comfortable and the rooftop terrace was a great place to relax and enjoy the weather. The staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfasts that Christina made were delicious! The central location was close to several... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

My stay in El Secreto, part of the Las Bugambilias hotel group on central Oaxaca, was a delight. Because it was low season the house with three guest rooms was particularly quiet. The staff was there every morning to greet me and make an amazing breakfast, the house was immaculate and very serene. They offered to help organize excursions but... More 

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

We loved El Secreto for its modern amenities, great rooftop terrace, amazing breakfasts with both creative and traditional takes on Oaxacan cooking, and the friendly staff. It's a wonderful, tucked-away retreat within walking distance of most of central Oaxaca's attractions and is located across the street from a botanical garden. There are only three rooms and we had the whole... More 

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

The staff are all lovely, the breakfast to die for! We were lucky to find this place to stay during our honeymoon. The location is perfect, everything is spotless clean and Cris, Paula and Juan were the best, they cooked amazing breakfast for us every single day. The roof terrace is also amazing! Would definitely be coming back

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