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Villa Corona del Mar

3.0 of 5 No. 15 Retorno Gaviotas, Rincon de Guayabitos, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

The rooms were very clean. This is not a luxury hotel, but it is very nice. The pool is outstanding. Easy access to the beach. Very tranquil setting. Our room had an outstanding view of the beach. The staff was very nice. The food at breakfast was great. If you're looking for a fancy resort, this isn't the place. If... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

I was looking for something more and different than a beach holiday in an all inclusive resort (husband likes the concept of AI) so I really surprised him with booking us a week at a bed&breakfast Villa Corona del Mar on the quiet residential zone of Rincon de Guayabitos. The pictures on the website and Tripadvisor looked nice, the reality... More

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

We thank you for your kind comments...the Villa is a great jumping-off spot for the intrepid traveler wishes to explore the coastal and inland areas of Nayarit..everything is fairly accessible and a short driving distance. We have tried to make Villa Corona del Mar..feel and look different than a cookie-cutter hotel or all-inclusive..while we now you have many options to... More

San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I loved the lovely mexican decoration of the hotel! The room and the lobby were really charming (and clean)! The pool looked great and clean (I didn´t swim because I like to swin in the ocean), the garden was beautiful! The breakfast was prepared by a really nice mexican lady and it was delicious! The beach was clean and nice... More

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

I thank you for your comments...we try and provide an ambiance unique to to Rincon de Guayabitos that is not matched by any other hotel.As always I invite you to come back and stay with us again..! The Canal Rooms is good choice for accessiblity..I encourage to try one of our oceanfront rooms for a different perspective next time. Thank... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

My husband and I were at the Villa with our son for 10 days in January. We were greeted by Victor, the friendly helpful manager. He is great, and the rest of the staff is one of the best assets of this place. I think they do the best they can, possibly given the budget they run under...? The location... More

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

Hi there, I'm sorry you had a disappointing experience..regarding the iguanas...there is an Iguana Preserve that borders the property and many of the Iguanas cross over to our side of the property in the Garden Area..and hang out....much to the entertainment of our guests..actually many of our guests look forward and our entertained daily by the Iguanas scurrying about and... More

Zurich, Switzerland
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We stayed 6 nights, 2 adults an 2 year old child and a baby. Location is great just a few steps from the beautiful beach. Great view from the balcony and quite located. The room (called "Selva") was spacious with an huge bathroom but poorly equipped with a king-size bed and a single bed and two bedside tables. No desk... More

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us..a couple of things I'd like to point out...tipically most families with small children tend to book our bungalows which are located around the pool and tennis court area and very near the restaurant..we usually have more couples staying in the oceanfront rooms..it depends on the person..if a kitchen is important for your stay we... More

West Linn, Oregon
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

This is our second trip to Rincon De Guayabitos and the Villa Corona Del Mar. Just like the previous visit the place is warm and feels like home. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the location is ideal. I highly recommend the town and the Villa Corona Del Mar.

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review..we like to think of Rincon de Guayabitos as "life in the Slow Lane"...and our aim is to maintain that same peace and tranquility at the Villa everytime you visit here.While there are many options in Guayabitos to choose from we like to think of the Villa as a little oasis from the hustle and bustle... More

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

My wife and I spent 10 days at the Villa. I already miss being on the balcony watching the waves, the sunrise and sunsets without a thought on my mind. The villa is nicely decorated and clean. The breakfast nook and the swimming pool are inviting. The staff as well as the owners were very friendly and helpful. I would... More

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Pendleton, Oregon
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

I just got back from 12 days of staying at Villa Corona del Mar. I am so rested, so refreshed! The Villa itself is a feast for the eyes. I love the beauty of the architecture, the masculine well-built furniture, the unique tile-work throughout the villa, the fun art-work, the dolphin's water fountain with adjoining garden, the well manicured plants,... More

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

We thank you for your warm review..we try to add a little bit to the Villa each year..while the breakfast varies season to season..we try and make sure that all foods are as fresh and sanitary as possible..the Villa is a great place to relax in comparison to some of the properties located in downtown Guayabitos where there is a... More

San Leandro, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

My husband and I have just returned from a week in Guayabitos and recommend Villa Corona del Mar highly. The Villa itself is lovely and comfortable, and the ocean-view rooms (we stayed in El Toro) offer "million-dollar" views of the Jaltemba Bay for considerably fewer pesos! This is the kind of place where one enjoys getting to know owners and... More

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding the Villa and the unique restaurants and spots around Rincon de Guayabitos. We pride ourselves..and running a place that slightly different than the rest of the bungalow and hotel operations in Guayabitos..we have found, through the years..and based on many, repeat guests it seems to work..we're not a cookie hotel chain...it has been, as... More

Guadalajara, Mexico
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64 reviews 64 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Villa Corona, located on the north side of the beach - and away from the crowded downtown beach, is a wonderful B&B. THe hotel itself was build in the '70 and if you're into this unique mexican arquitectural style, this is a great example. While old, the place is kept impeccably clean and the staff is very attentive and helpful.... More

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SeanPhillips, General Manager at Villa Corona del Mar, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments regarding the Villa!.., although the property was built around the mid-80's we have always believed in maintaing the property as clean and comfortable as posible..no matter where you've been that day..trekking through the Jungle or exploring one of our beautiful beaches..we want you to consider the Villa as your home away from home.It is your beach... More

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Address: No. 15 Retorno Gaviotas, Rincon de Guayabitos, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Rincon de Guayabitos
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Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Corona del Mar 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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