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Sin Duda Villas

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Xcalak, Mexico
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Sin Duda Villas
Ranked #1 of 3 Xcalak B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We found the place accidently; embarassingly we thought the name meant "no dudes" in Spanish, while, in fact, it means "without a doubt". And indeed so it turned out. The owners, Leslie and David, are truly amazing in their hospitality and creating a relaxing atmosphere. We strongly recommend the place and look forward to going back. Mel and Juliana

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London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sin Duda was a real highlight of our Mexico trip. Set on a lovely beach, with great reefs to snorkel out to, this really felt like a place we could completely relax. Lesley and Dave were amazing hosts; the nightly margoritas a real treat! The room was well appointed and comfortable - a great balcony overlooking the sea, and the... More

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Seattle, Washington
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned home from Sin Duda Mid July 2014. Lesley and Dave are the terrific new owners of Sin Duda and have managed to keep the original vibe of the place. I cannot envision a more perfect place to vacation and I have to keep coming back to visit! I really wish I could keep the place a secret so... More

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Mississauga, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely great place to visit. I stayed a week at Sin Duda and enjoyed every moment. Dave & Lesley were gracious and knowledgeable hosts for my entire stay. The snorkeling right off their beach was amazing and I saw lots of beautiful tropical birds and butterflies right from the patio of my suite. The rooms are super clean and my... More

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Arlington, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our second stay at Sin Duda Villas. This hidden gem is a dream come true. Lesley & Dave are the best hosts you can think of. Super kind, nice and they help wherever they can. You feel immediately at home. This time we stayed in one of the apartments and we loved it. Last year we stayed at... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The problem with Sin Duda is that words really fail to describe your experience there. It's a very special place, made magical by the hospitality of your amazing hosts, the sea, the bach and also the obvious fondness and love returning guests (and we are many!!) are infusing Sin Duda with. As a place to experience a back to nature... More

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San Benito, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

A couple of weeks back, my girlfriend and I made the trek to Xcalak and stayed at Sin Duda for 5 nights. As a whole the experience was amazing. Beginning the first inquiry of our stay fall 2013, Dave and Lesley made our vacation great. They even referred a trusted car rental agency(EasyWAY) in Cancun to which we were also... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I recently took a trip to Xcalak this past April for the 3rd time in my life. I cannot elaborate enough how great of time I had. I stayed with my fishing buddy in the bailando room this time. Incredible place to stay. The hospitality of the new owners was outstanding. My friend and I caught many of fish, took... More

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San Francisco, CA
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Well, that is a selfish title to a very positive review. We LOVED everything about this place, the owners, the arty vibe, the extreme natural surroundings and the water. Also, the margaritas served perfectly and promptly at 6pm as everyone who has come through mentions. We are already planning another trip to this most remote region. If you like a... More

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I travelled solo to Sin Duda and stayed in the Studio Selva, which is advertised as “an adult treehouse”. It is a very unique studio apartment because there are 360º windows all around, and you truly feel you are up in the treetops. The path to the beach was right there, and I spent my time relaxing on the beach... More

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Address: Xcalak, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Costa Maya > Xcalak
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Sin Duda Villas Hotel Xcalak
Sin Duda Villas Xcalak, Mexico - Costa Maya

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Come stay with us at the end of the road on our secluded beach--a respite from bright lights. Using ecologically responsible technologies and a cheerful perspective to conserve our unique environment, we live through seasons leaving only footprints in white Caribbean sands. Presenting 6 remarkable spaces designed by the architect-owner, buildings reflect his appreciation of Mayan simplicity, form and tropical colors--a bit of whimsy tossed here and there, peaceful and decidedly rewarding. ... more   less 
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