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2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   628 Avenida Rafael Melgar, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Ranked #38 of 58 hotels in Cozumel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2009
zihuatcat Dallas, TX
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dallas, TX
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73 reviews 73 reviews
18 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2009

We stayed at the Barracuda for 7 nights and did not have one problem. I was a little skeptical because of so many bad reviews on this site but have come to the conclusion that many people are just complainers. The room was large, clean, and floors were mopped every day. There was a full-sized refrigerator in the room and... More

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Kansas City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2009

My dive shop just returned from a Sunday to Sunday stay at the Barracuda. This is an absolutely fab location. There is a grocery/sundry store across the street (less the 50 yards) that opens at 7 am and closes at 10 pm daily. You can buy almost anything there. They have a coffee shop, deli, pizza shop and sell just... More

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Kansas City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2009

We stayed at the Barracuda Feb 6-10, 2009 and had a good time. The Hotel is a Basic place with clean rooms, comfortable beds (for Mexico) and old school charm. We traveled with 14 others from our local dive shop and the hotel was chosen for affordability and it's on site dive shop affiliation and packages with Paradise Divers. We... More

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san antonio,texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2008

after many many trips to cozumel i decided to stay here havent stayed here since 1980. aah just like the old cozumel i remember , hot water maybe air conditioner works maybe ive yearned to get back to the old cozumel and this did it , walkdowntown to eat go to the grocery store for beer and water look out... More

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Tacoma, WA
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14 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2008

Maybe I am just easy going; maybe I am not prissy; maybe I am easy to please; and maybe I don't expect too much? But, this was my second stay at the Barracuda and everything was just fine (again). The 3rd floor room was great and had a great view. The place is really clean. They new towels (but housekeeping... More

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Los Angeles
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2008

OK, we check in on a Tuesday. At first glance, it is for all intent and purposes just as people described. A bare bones Dive hotel in a great location. The rooms are basic. Double bed, Small fridge, TV. First, we locked our keys in the room (as hotel guset due all over the world) and they didn't have a... More

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south padre island, texas
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2008

I was in cozumel from 8/30 thru 9/7/2008. I picked Baracuda because when we booked our dives with Paradise Dive(excellent dive shop) they offered a package deal to stay next door at the Baracuda. The next morning I reported that I had low or no water presure on the cold water side. THe lady down stairs said they would check... More

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Houston, TX
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15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2008

The Barracuda..I know where it gets its name: the middle aged woman at the front desk is a barracuda. She was very rude, probably because she is in the wrong industry for her personality. They suggest you leave your valuables in their safe deposit box at the front desk, but when you do they charge you to use it! Not... More

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houston, tx
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2008

The Barracuda has a very lazy woman with a bad a$$ attitude working at the front desk. This person is so lazy and so anti-hospitable she won't even call you a cab because "you can just walk down the sidewalk and find one yourself"...nevermind your trying to check out and have a 50 lb. bag your toting as long as... More

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Address: 628 Avenida Rafael Melgar, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cozumel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Barracuda 2.5*
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