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Cascadas de Merida

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Calle 57 # 593-C , x 74A y 76, Merida 97000, Mexico
Cascadas de Merida
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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St. Clair Shores, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to truly experience Merida's culture- look no further, book this place right now! This was my first time visiting Merida and Ellyne and Chucho couldn't have made me feel more welcome. Their house is well kept, clean with all amenities you could ask for. A peaceful oasis inside with a pool open to the sunshine, but closed... More 

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Mathews, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ellyne and Chucho are wonderful hosts and can make your first or you-can't-remember-how-many-times trip you have made to Merida more enjoyable. Merida has so much to offer and they know the city and the outskirts well. Their guests are generally well traveled, interesting, and good conversationalists at breakfast, which is a delectable feast. Chucho is a builder and designer with... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrific hosts! Ellyne and Chucho know Merida inside and out and are generous with suggestions and assistance to make it all come together. Beautiful and spotless surroundings along with delicious breakfasts and a refreshing pool that made for a relaxing retreat after very full days of exploring. Walking distance to typical neighborhood plaza and to the colonial center of the... More 

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Columbus, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

It has been five years since we last stayed at Cascadas de Merida and we found it as pleasant an experience as it ever was. Best part of the visit is the owners -- Ellyne and Chucho Basto. They are friendly, and helpful -- lots of information on what to see and do in Merida. The rooms are pleasant -... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Based on the recommendation that brought me there, my expectations of Cascadas de Merida were high and they were entirely met! To create such a soothing and quiet oasis in the center of a bustling city is a true accomplishment. The rooms and the surrounding cascades of water are beautiful and full of comfort. The breakfast was perfect, and Ellyne... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I love staying here. This is my second trip to Merida and I have stayed with Ellyne and Chucho, the owners, both times. I have traveled extensively around the world, and this place and these people are one of my favorite hosts and places to stay. I'll take that back, they are my favorites. I wish I was there today.... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

What a gem. Ellyne and Chucho have created a hideaway, but close enough to the city center to have the best of both worlds. The four rooms off of the pool surrounded by Chucho-created waterfalls alone are enough to go ahead and book now. But their friendliness and superb breakfasts (included) along with free access to a frig filled with... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

What a perfect bed and (delicious) breakfast the Cascadas de Merida is (and serves). My husband and I stayed there for 5 nights in Feb. and we could not have chosen a more wonderful place. The room was lovely: full of light with a comfortable bed and a shower with a view of a private waterfall that I wish we... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

WOW! Cascadas De Merida!!! Amazing!! I can't say much of what already has been said in previous reviews. We stayed here in late November 2014. Ellyne and her husband Chucho (Owners Of Cascadas) Are Amazing Good Hearted People. They have 4 rooms available with private restroom-shower. The rooms are exceptionally clean and my personal favorite feature is the restroom (The... More 

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Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Cascadas de Merida served as our home away from home while we spent a week in Merida attending a Spanish language school. This bed and breakfast is a special place with four comfortable casitas surrounding a beautiful swimming pool. The decor includes a beautiful waterfall system that provides a lovely sound, atmosphere, and cool respite from the heat of the... More 

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