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La Palapa Ethno Boutique Hotel by Xperience Hotels

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Morelos, 231, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
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Malibu, California
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94 reviews 94 reviews
39 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fist, about the hotel, it was nice. I would stay elsewhere next time solely because the guy who runs the restaurant is a complete jerk. We arrived 30 min before the close of the restaurant and wanted to take our drinks back to the rooms with us. He reluctantly agreed and then the next morning, in front of many other... More

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Lamorlaye, France
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30 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

good points :really on the beach, good room, good bed, air climatised, crazy shower in the bathroom, breakfast on the beach, the view, the beach, the sea, the warm weather, the welcome of Mexican people, the welcome of Tania at the reception hotel, very very nice time at La Palapa, very very good hotel people, bad points the breakfast quality... More

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there for 4 nights and absolutely loved the setting, right off the beach with the palm trees all around, making us feel like in paradise.. Our room was very comfortable and we especially loved the balcony! Also we were very pleased with the service, esp. Israel, Antonia and their other front desk colleague, whose name I dont remember!,... More

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Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Service was OK, food was excellent, but they didnt respect the 10% discont for advance booking in a whale shark tour, we shared boat with people who payed per person 30 USD less tan we did and had the same service. The worst thing is that when we paid for the accommodation they told us that they were going to... More

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Canada
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

It a nice clean hotel, We were put on the third floor, the stairs are very narrow and each step is at a different level. When I say narrow, less then two feet wide. Very hard to carry our luggage up ( no one offered to help). The room was very clean and a nice size, but for the money... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We spent 2 days at La Palapa. It is truly a small paradise. When we arrived it was raining, but even then we saw how beautiful the hotel was. When we got out of the buggy the staff came out right away to help us with our bags. The staff (Israel) was very friendly. We slept in room nr 8.... More

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Amsterdam
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

La Palapa - Holbox - Mexico Duration of stay: 3 nights
Cost: €102,22 per night
Including: continental breakfast OVERALL
Not bad, work to be done on hospitality and F&B. 6/10. COMPLIMENTS:
- Cleanliness of facilities.
- General friendliness of reception staff.
- Availabity of beds and chairs on beach.
- Vicinity to beach and village centre.
- Size of room, view from room. - A guest review form... More

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San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Me and my girlfriend were looking for a cute, little island outside the tourist crowded places of Riviera Maya and during our staying at the hotel Hacienda Paradise in Playa del Carmen, we've been informed on the reception of possibility to enjoy part of our city holidays on this beautiful island so far from all the traffic and rush.As they... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

My friend and I took a short holiday a couple of weeks ago and it was a Fantastic experience. We will definitely go back and stay in the same place. We appreciated a lot the service given by all the owners and the staff. I also wanted to add that I forgot my wallet somewhere in the beach one night... More

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Munich, Germany
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is quite, next to the beach. For eating the main square is just 2 streets away. We relaxed a lot there, only in the back there was a restaurant with loud music but we didn't hear it from the beach or the room. The breakfast was very poor, only 2 toasts and a muffin... We had dinner there... More

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Address: Av. Morelos, 231, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Holbox Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — La Palapa Ethno Boutique Hotel by Xperience Hotels 3*
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"La Palapa" is an ethno-chic hotel of typical Caribbean design and style surrounded by the calm turquoise Caribbean-Gulf waters and a magical garden with luxuriant palms and comfortable hammocks, where guests can admire beautiful scenery and breathtaking sunsets. Located right on a secluded beach in the beautiful Holbox island, Hotel "La Palapa" offers an ambiance of total relaxation with a distinguished informal touch and an excellent restaurant offering the freshest seafood offer. ... more   less 
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