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Hotel Xbulu-Ha

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Calle Vicente Guerrero #4 | Col. Centro, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
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Ranked #12 of 28 Isla Mujeres B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kim M Regina, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very noisy by the talking (or should I say, shouting, of the people who run it and their families). No consideration whatsoever for people who might want to sleep in. Our room on the ground floor was rather gloomy and crummy, right next to an office that has nothing to do with the hostel..weird...The reception staff is friendly and helpful... More

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hotelxbuluha, Director General at Hotel Xbulu-Ha, responded to this review

I am sorry for your experience. Xbulu-Ha hotel is a familiar hotel and I can not deny accommodation to family guest. On July the hotel was almost full and of course, more persons walk on any of the corridor, not matter what floor. About the room features, I respect your opinion. Thanks More

Regina, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been staying at Xbulu-Ha Hotel for the last five years. From the first day of our first stay this place has felt like home away from home. Gabriel the owner manager has provided the best service we have ever had at any hotel. He goes well out of his way to ensure that his guests are comfortable. Gabriel's... More

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Windsor, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have found this to be a very friendly and reliable place to stay. Whenever I return to the Island I make it a point to stay here. It is a low to moderately priced Hotel with very friendly staff who try hard to satisfy any reasonable demand. The owner of the business, Gabriel, is a true gentleman who deals... More

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Green Cove Springs, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We are avid scuba divers so we tend to put our money into the diving and go with budget lodgings. That said, budget-priced Hotel Xbulu-Ha is a cut or two above the usual BDA (basic diver accommodations). It is safe and conveniently located right around the corner from two of the islands' best dive operators. The rooms are clean, simply... More

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Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Avoid this place like the plague. I stayed there one night. My seatic nerve gave out, I tripped and started bleeding. I needed to go to the Hospital . When I returned My luggage was locked up until I paid $ 120 for blood on their motel sheets. I had a Docters notice of a concussion. This place is a... More

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hotelxbuluha, Director General at Hotel Xbulu-Ha, responded to this review

It is a shame that this guest think this about the hotel, my staff and me. But that person forgot telling this: - She drank some drug with a bottle of alcohol (Vodka). - My employee found her on the floor and laid her down on the bed. - I called Red Cross because she was in very bad conditions.... More

Port Coquitlam
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at Xbulu Ha for 2 weeks in February this year. We felt very comfortable and safe as 2 women travelling here for the 1st time. The owner and his family made us feel so welcome. It was clean, reasonably priced,comfortable and close to everything. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a wonderful reliable... More

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Kansas City, Kansas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Very clean, friendly and safe place to stay. Offered all we needed for our visit. Would consider staying here again next year! There is construction going on which was a little noisy during the day and the WIFI was a little spotty...but we didn't go to the island to hang out in our room...so it was perfectly fine! Also, Gabriel... More

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Lenexa, Kansas
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I have stayed at Xbulu-Ha many times and each time is better than the last! Gabriel is always trying to make improvements. The staff is wonderful. Juan Carlos looks out for the guests and Angelica is super helpful and does a great job on the rooms. The location is great - 6-7 minute walk to North Beach, one block off... More

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hotelxbuluha, Director General at Hotel Xbulu-Ha, responded to this review

and I have new projects to improve the hotel service and give the guest more and better facilities. More

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Hotel Xbulu-Ha last April and had a great stay at this budget hotel. The staff were great and the few small issues we had with room were dealt with quickly and efficiently. We are looking forward to our return to Hotel Xbulu-Ha next March. John & Nina

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Vancouver, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I was shocked to find such terrible conditions and customer service after reading the reviews. Staff are very rude and unhelpful, rooms are very noisy and smell bad. The hotel is undergoing construction. The towels and sheets are full of stains and holes. Wifi is very unreliable. Even for a two star hotel this is very bad. There are much... More

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hotelxbuluha, Gerente at Hotel Xbulu-Ha, responded to this review

I know you and your other friends are very angry with the hotel and with my staff, becuase you did not want to pay for a room you used. More

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Address: Calle Vicente Guerrero #4 | Col. Centro, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Isla Mujeres
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Xbulu-Ha 2*
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Hotel Xbulu-Ha is like your second home in your vacation. The staff is always ready to help you in what you need. The hotel is located in Isla Mujeres downtown. Both the ferry and north beach are no more than 5 min walking from the hotel. Also in two blocks you are in Hidalgo street where the restaurants and bars are. So you are close to have fun, but far to do not be disturbed with the noise. Hotel Xbulu-Ha has WiFi, beach towels and chair for the beach as complimentary service. ... more   less 
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