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Desert Inn San Ignacio

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   D Conocido sta Rosalia, San Ignacio, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Yuma, Arizona
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had stopped here for breakfast many times meaning to eventually stay at the hotel. The actual stay diminished my perception of the place. I ended up in a room that I think was the manager's apartment at one time, broken fixtures and kid's stickers on doors. An AC unit blew cold air into the main room, but never really... More

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47 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We recently stayed four nights at this hotel as part of a whale watching tour of Baja California. The Hotel's rooms are situated in a courtyard setting facing the small hotel pools. The location is quiet and within walking distance of the small town of San Ignacio. However, you will need a torch if walking out at night to other... More

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Very expensive for what it is (US $ 100). The blind was broken and everyone could see through it at night. The bed was so bad that I couldn't sleep. What they call a swimming pool is just big enough to take a foot bath. Very very disappointing.

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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This is a Fonatur hotel, owned by the Mexican government. Very spacious, reliably clean and has all the basics... pool, bar, restaurant, open 24 hours. Since they only have any appreciable business during whale watching season, and it is owned by the government and cannot fail, the level of hospitality is as you might expect. Staff is very friendly and... More

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Los Angeles, California
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40 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

Lovely place,room was large and clean,tranquil. Nice garden and pool. We had a very lovely dinner. Helpful stuff. Secure parking. WiFi just in the lobby but very fast. We didn't try breakfast, packed our own stuff.

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

newly refurbished this small hotel is clean and tranquil. it has a pool and a lovely garden with shady palm trees. The small skeleton of staff are helpful, friendly and hard working. The restaurant was pleasant and the food and drink good. The decoration is fitting to the architecture and the overall effect charming. This hotel is much better value... More

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Anacortes, Washington
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

If your headed out to enjoy the grey whales in the lagoons of San Igacio, stop by the desert inn and take the 1.25 hour jaunt to the bay early the next morning. The courtyard is nice and the pool refreshing. In the evening, head to Tootsies for a little dinner and drink. My wife joined me at San Ignacio... More

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9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

We have stayed here couple of years ago passing through, and then again this February on a whale watching trip. The hotel has been renovated in 2006 and is still quite nice. I like the courtyard architecture with a pool in the middle, and date palms all around. Very quiet. Don't even bother trying to connect to the Internet -... More

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21 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

This was the best choice when stopping in the desert on the way to Baja Sur. After receiving no response from several communications with rice & beans, we chose the government run Desert Inn. The rooms were acceptable and the shower was immediately HOT ! Breakfast was meager by most US hotel standards, but enough to get us on our... More

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San Diego, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Quaint, courtyard style hotel. Walking distance to a lovely town with an old church and traditional plaza. The night I was there the high school dance class put on a performance of regional dances. Beautiful desert gardens behind with millions of stars in the night sky. Bat habitat. The room was very clean and comfortable with hot showers. There is... More

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Address: D Conocido sta Rosalia, San Ignacio, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > San Ignacio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Desert Inn San Ignacio 2.5*
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