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Barracuda

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   628 Avenida Rafael Melgar, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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111 reviews 111 reviews
40 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay at the Barracuda - perfectly located with nice pool and pool area, pier like access to the sea and Paradise Divers Centre have a plunge pool, lockers and booking counter on site as well as boat pick ups from the Barracuda pier. Very convenient and accessible. The Barracuda Hotel itself offers very little other then the... More

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Central Norway, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Very basic hotel, but great for divers. The rooms have everything you need, AC (though a little noisy), balcony with ocean view, fridge and ceiling fan. The No Name Bar offers good drinks and decent food in/at the pool.

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I’m a middle aged man with 26 years of diving experience, I've been coming to Cozumel for years. The Barracuda is not fancy. But it is functional and convenient. This hotel is right in the middle of town and on the water. There is a short pier out back, with very easy access to your dive boat or the ocean!... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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93 reviews 93 reviews
42 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Great place to stay if you want to be in town and relaxed. We had a beautiful view of the ocean. We had a patio where we could relax and have a cocktail on our balcony .We had a car but you would not need one. Good restaurants in walking distance and a great grocery store/Mega store directly across the... More

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Bozeman, Montana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

As a middle-aged woman diver, this is the hotel for me and my diving friends. For over 12 years I have been coming to this hotel for Cozumel diving. The hotel has 37 standard rooms and two kitchenette suites – a majority of the rooms have a Caribbean ocean view. Each room features A/C, ceiling fan, two double beds, balcony,... More

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Illinois
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10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

For the money you can't beat this place. The view from out deck was great. My wife and I and our 17 year old son snorkeled off the hotels pier. We saw quite a few fish, we also seen a large yellow star fish, as we swam a little further out. There was a small plane about 30 feet down... More

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Stayed there last week. Hotel clean and close to restaurants (which are pricey) and city center. Loud during the day at the pool but if you keep your balcony door closed you can hardly hear the noise. When you check in and pay with pesos watch to be sure you are not charged more than you were quoted. They tried... More

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Dallas, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Check in took forever.No computer.They have a typewriter and carbon paper.!!!!! Grumpiest guy in the world Luis. Perfect location.We were never in the hotel except to sleep. Absolutely no amenites. Only bathtowels soap and toilet paper.Very clean and most of the staff very nice,especially the manager.Maybe would stay again because of the location. Great to watch the cruise ships coming... More

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Slidell, Louisiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Hotel Barracuda is one of the oldest hotel in Cozumel, there are no amenities the mattress and pillows are thin and the bathroom are small with poor water pressure. All that been said for 4 guys this was the perfect spot for our diving trip. The hotel was clean and the boat picked and dropped us up straight at the... More

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Prairieville, Louisiana
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7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

Was referred to this location by a cruise ship crew member. Apparently this is the spot all crew members go hang out in port. Free swimming in crystal clear grotto and Carribean. Free snorkeling. Restrooms. Amazing food!!! International food and beer menu. I had the Shish Kabobb and Hummus. Best I ever had. Also beach area and a swimming pool.... More

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Address: 628 Avenida Rafael Melgar, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cozumel
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Barracuda 2.5*
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