We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 4 Yelapa hotels

Hotel Lagunita

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Barcina 3 la Playa, Yelapa, Mexico
Hotel amenities
Hotel Lagunita
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Save
You added Hotel Lagunita to your Saves list
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Yelapa
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
kneester missoula, mt
Write a Review

237 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    97
    82
    23
    22
    13
See reviews for
37
110
16
5
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (51)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (237)
  • Mar-May only
    (71)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (56)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (49)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (61)
All months
missoula, mt
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mankato
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from a weeks stay. No hot water in my palapa for the last 4 days of our stay. Asked several times with no fix. I was not offered to move to different room and they were anything but full. I've stayed there 2 previous trips to Yelapa and it was fabulous. Was told that the resturaunt and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
19 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this is the only place I've ever stayed when visiting Yelapa for overnights. Although they have spruced up the outside a bit since my last stay 4 years ago, they haven't addressed the inside of the charming bungalows. After 2 nights on some of the hardest beds I've ever slept on (and there have been many throughout Latin America), I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Antonio
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Ok, we have been coming here for 8 years and always stayed here This hotel has a LOT going for it ... Great location Great restaurant and service Best spot to park for the day, drink margaritas, eat the FRESHEST cerviche and guacamole there is and watch the people. Rooms need attention - the same mattress from our stay 8... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Los Angeles, California, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I came to Yelapa for a buddy's wedding and stayed at Lagunita. Had a wonderful time and I'm hoping to return. The place is one of a kind. The village, the cabanas, the hotel grounds in general are all beautiful and Luke and the rest of the staff were great. Have fun. Jason Searcy, Los Angeles

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bend, Oregon
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Been wanting to go to Yelapa for 32 years. Then saw the "Sunset" mag article. That clinched it. Only way to get there by boat? Cool. You get off water taxi at pier right next to hotel (not really a hotel, but a collection of huts on the beach, rocks or pier). The town is to the south down the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Spent two fabulous nights at this beachside hotel. With our own hut facing the water, and the sound of the waves hitting the shore all night, we felt like we were stranded on a deserted tropical island! Good service, basic amenities and an excellent location. The natural style pool was refreshing and further added to the rustic ambiance. Will definitely... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lucea, Jamaica
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The experience was fabulous. It all begins by taking a boat to get to Yelapa. How cool is that! The rooms are ocean front and the water is incredible. We enjoyed opening the door and jumping into the ocean by the dock is there. The town is worth visiting but no the best town. There is a an ok waterfall... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Milford, Texas
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We stayed in 12. There were no shudders only primitive curtains. The disco on the beach ran the synthesizers on high until about 2 and at a slightly lower volume until around 3 or so. Something needs to be worked out here. Yelapa needs to decide whether it wants to be South Puerto Vallarta ( count me out) or still... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
San Francisco, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

What a great place - super nice staff, great views, good food. Yelapa is a VERY quiet place so expect to spend some down time. The rooms I would best describe as Swiss Family Robinson architecture - don't expect luxury but they are all distinct. No air con but the fans they provide are good enough. One note- other reviews... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Lagunita? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel Lagunita

Address: Barcina 3 la Playa, Yelapa, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Costalegre > Yelapa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Lagunita 3*
Number of rooms: 32
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline, Despegar.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Hotel Lagunita reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Lagunita Hotel Yelapa

225 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (212)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (43)
Viewed
View from room (23)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (29)
Viewed
Room/suite (34)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Other (66)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (13)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay