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Hotel Arco Iris

Calle del Morro s/n | Col. Marinero, Box 105, Puerto Escondido 71980, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Calgary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

I spent a week March 9-15 at the Arco Iris. I was warmly welcomed by Rebecca when I arrived. I had a lovely room up on the top le vel of the resort view... Phenomenal - Stairs up and down not so much. But it gave me my daily exercise. I had a full fridge and a coffee maker in... More 

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Forde, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I stayed for two weeks at this hotel in a double room, having breakfast and lunch at the open air restaurant upstairs. My room was cleaned every day, I enjoyed the friendly atmosphere in the garden, appreciated the helpful and serviceminded staff, enjoyed the good food of the restaurant with a view to nearby Ziccatela beach. The hotel is right... More 

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Sheldon, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Everyone was really sweet. The grounds are beautiful, food very good, views from restaurant superb, coffee delicious. But if you want to sleep....3 or 4 nights the loudest disco ever plays just across the road on the beach. till 3 am not fun for us..we finally got moved away from the street but still had to wear earplugs. Price for... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We tried several hotels in PE and this was our last. Central location, beautiful garden, nice big pool, ok rooms, so so restaurant. Most of the hotels in PE seem to be stuck in the seventies. They are basic accommodation at reasonable rates. The biggest turn off, totally nothing to do with the hotel, was the fact that we didn't... More 

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pt,pleasant nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The last time I was in Puerto Escondido I stayed at the Arco Aires the pool was not even finished yet but everyone that work there was great when I come back I will be staying at the Arco Aires for sure

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Oaxaca
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Puerto Escondido has blossomed in recent years and there are many new hotels at every price range. Hotel Arcoiris is an older hotel with parking, pool, restaurant, wi-fi,and landscaped grounds. It is across from the longest beach (Zicatela) which has many beachfront restaurants. However, there is almost always a dangerous undertow at Zicatela. We went to the beach nearer to... More 

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Kenwood, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

We have just returned from our 12th winter visit to Arco Iris and can say that the service and appointments only get better and better each year. The rooms are authentic 'old Mexico', rustic and colorful, impeccably clean, and almost every one has a gorgeous view of the pounding ocean. Zicatela Beach is known among surfer enthusiasts as the "Mexican... More 

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united kindom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Have returned her for Xmas many times over the last 20 years, on my own and also with my son from him being 5 years until now 12 years. All Staff especially Juliette and Jupiter are fantastic, helpful and welcoming. Rooms functional, roomy and clean. most with own balconies looking over the beach and the sunset. Perfectly placed, reasonable price.... More 

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Kigali
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

I really loved this hotel and found its grounds and quiet environment wonderful. It seems a tiny bit dated with the light fixtures and such, but it appealed to me completely and feels very much like "old Mexico" with the ferns and stone steps and painted tiles, etc. My room was reasonable, cheaper than many of the surrounding hotels considering... More 

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Telemark, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

I spent at hotel Arcoiris for 3 months while I where doing my studies there( sep-nov2010). everything was great! the staff where excellent, everything I needed help for they would come and help. the food was good, the rooms where clean and had good space, and they had internet. the location is wery good, it is right next to the... More 

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