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Hotel Lagunita

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Barcina 3 la Playa, Yelapa, Mexico
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Yelapa
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Mexico city
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good location, however the room was not very clean and poorly maintained. The restaurant seems to have a different management than the hotel so you have to pay every time you go. There is no service from the restaurant to the rooms so it is not possible to have a drink at your veranda.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall great experience. The hotel was good. It had all of the basics and was clean. Owner is super friendly and helpful. I went with a couple of friends and had a good time but I would strongly recommend a trip for you and your partner. This place is really a beautiful backdrop for a romantic getaway. The sunsets here... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This is a great place, set on the edge of the Yelapa beach with a beautiful view of the cove and village. The cabanas are, as can be expected, a bit rustic, but kept very clean with a meticulous room service. The location of the place, the palm trees on the beach and flowering bushes, the peaceful vibe of their... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The food was amazing, the beach was amazing, the margaritas were amazing!! Absolutely nothing not to like about this place. Our palapa sat just next to the surf and we had an outstanding view from our bed. Found a scorpion next to my pillow, so definitely be on the lookout for those. They are common in the area, so nothing... More 

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Berkeley Springs, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I went to Hotel Lagunita for a yoga retreat with 6 others. I had no idea what to expect. The water taxi ride was wild, especially after being on a plane for 8 hours. The bungalows were simple and clean. Two beds, a dresser, an open closet area made up the bedroom; the bathroom had a toilet, shower, and sink.... More 

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Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Enjoyed 7 days in an enchanted place: Hotel Lagunita with a beautiful beach, amazing food, friendly staff, romantic and clean palapas... You don't need anything else to experience paradise. Life slowed down and magic begun the moment I arrived... I can't wait to be back! P.S. By the way I had a hot water in the bathroom, Internet access and... More 

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Ojai, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Hotel Lagunita is the best place to stay on the beach in Yelapa! The people are friendly and the view is amazing! The palapas are very cute and the beach is right there. The beach is generally pretty mello with not too many people. This is a rustic place...not for everyone.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed at Hotel Lagunita for 6 nights and I can't say enough about it! Amazing location on the beach as it was not crowded ever. The service from the restaurant was fantastic and all the servers were attentive and friendly. The food, breakfast, lunch and dinner were all great. They even had specials for superbowl Sunday as the game... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

My family (husband, daughter, son-in-law, grandson) and myself spent 10 nights at Hotel Lagunita just before Christmas.This was our first time in Yelapa. Since I had done all the planning I was quite relieved that everything turned out so splendidly. Our rooms (5 and 6) were perfect. Though all the beds had netting we never needed them. A gentle ocean... More 

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missoula, mt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We stayed 3 nights in one of the oceanfront palapa's, one or 2 away from the pier (one spot water taxis land). Someone met us right at the pier and took us directly to our room, all of a 1 minute walk. Oceanfront palapa, seemed like a good location on the property, was private, people walking by are on a... More 

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