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Las Cabanas del Capitan

3.0 of 5
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Retorno Jacarandas #88 | Beach front location, Rincon de Guayabitos, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Red Feather Lakes, Colorado
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When considering potential properties for future extended stays, we were able to quickly cross this one off the list... Owners have a large dark that they allow to bark continually throughout the day... So much for a peaceful setting!

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Cristóbal A, Director Comercial at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your time writing your comments. Certainly, the great dane dog living in the penthouse room barks regularly (only during the day). Unfortunately, this is one of our few weaknesses compared to all the strengths we have. This dog only disturbs during the day and just in a little area of the property (not all). I would... More 

Saskatoon, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

Top marks for a budget hotel. Just the right amount of rustic charm . It's right on the beach. Most people staying here stay up to a couple of months. There are kitchens in most units. The one downside is most people book year to year. So could be difficult to get a roomA lot of retired people who come... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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126 reviews 126 reviews
31 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We stayed here for 5 nights and it was a delightful little place to stay in Guayabitos. We stayed in a ground floor bungalow which had an outdoor kitchen and then the main room and bathroom were inside. So cute!! Our room had two queen beds and a bathroom and then shuttered windows that opened up to our kitchen area.... More 

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Cristóbal A, Director Comercial at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Hello. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay in México with us. Your good comments will encourage all our staff in order to keep improving our service and facilities. Looking forward to seeing you soon again. Regards!!!! More 

Victoria
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We had a great time here. We rented a room with an outdoor kitchen, primarily for the fridge to keep our cervesa cold. The property was very quaint. Don't stay here if you expect an American 4* feel. This is Mexico and the hotel is perfect. The location is situated in the best part of the beach and the beach... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

A well-managed property comprising a variety of rustic units – from the small room we rented to units with a kitchen and living area – all with the feel of a tree-house! This family-oriented hotel is located right in the heart of Guayabitos and on the beach. Very convenient for street food vendors, restaurants and night-life. Check-in and check-out were... More 

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Cristóbal A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Good evening First of all, thank you for sharing your positive comments!!! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would visit us if you come to Guayabitos again. Your positive comments motivate us to improve the service provided every day. Regarding the initial deposit, it is just for guarantee and our guest... More 

Saskatoon, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We will be there in jan, for a month, our 4th time. I love the dog, Quinton was going to have his pic taken with me but the day we were going to do this he had a operation and was not in a good mood lol. Yes there is noise, the sewer gets pumped, the pressure washer makes noise.... More 

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Cristóbal A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for your time commenting about our service. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Looking forward to seeing you next year! Enjoy your home now that you are back, we'll keep this second home for you and it will be ready when you return. Regards!!!! More 

Quesnel, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

The accommodations are more than suitable for my needs, close to beach, pool, hot tub, shopping, restaurants; staff are efficient and very helpful; quiet; safe; grounds are well kept; enjoy staying here!

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Cristóbal A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you for your comments. Glad to know you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you soon in the future!!! Regards!!!! More 

Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

This is a very secure property both from the beach side and from the street. It was easy to check in and they let me look at several rooms before choosing. We were surprised at the deposit, didn't pay one anywhere else we stayed in Mexico. We stayed in a "room" all the bungalows and suites seemed to be long... More 

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Cristóbal A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you for your time writing these comments. We are glad to had a nice experience with us. We hope to see you soon again. Hopefully, at the beginning of 2015 new standard rooms will be built with ocean view... For your next visit make sure you ask if the new building has been finished (or started). Regards!!!! More 

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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59 reviews 59 reviews
36 hotel reviews
245 helpful votes 245 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

We travel a lot in Mexico and this room should be priced at 400 pesos. We paid $73 (Canadian dollars) for one night. The website basically shows the suites and they looked nice. The property also is very nice but I feel very ripped off and will never book online for Guayabitos again because I will want to see the... More 

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Cristóbal A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Hello... Thank you for your comments. I am glad you enjoyed our stay with us. I respect your personal opinion about the rates, however, next time you visit us please ask for special weekly rates and/or special promotions. All the types of rooms are shown in our website, from standard rooms to ocean view suites. Standard rooms will be refurbished... More 

Vancouver
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

I spent some time living and studying in Guadalajara this past summer. On my return to Canada, I decided to spend a week in Guayabitos, so I looked for a simple, secure hotel close to the beach with good rates and I found Las Cabañas del Capitán. I was a 21-year-old girl traveling alone, and although I'm very familiar with... More 

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Cristóbal A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Las Cabanas del Capitan, responded to this review

Hello: Wow, that was a huge message.. Thank you very much for sharing your nice experience with us... As I could read, almost everything was excellent during your stay excepting the door opening around 3:00 AM. Certainly, the security guard is doing some cleaning work on the beach at that time but you could have rang the bell (instead of... More 

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