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Holbox Hotel Casa Iguana

Beachfront, 1 Ave. Damero, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
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Ranked #8 of 20 Holbox Island B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

This hotel is right on the beach, five minutes waik from town and is in good condition. The staff is nice and you can see that they work hard to improve the place even more. The hotel is a bit basic without TV and pool, but very charming. The problem is that we could hear everything that the neighbour did.... More

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canada
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11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

This a solid and clean hotel with rooms that has everything you need. The beachfront rooms have AC , hammocks inside and out, outdoor seating , small fridge ,older microwave and comfortable beds. As others have said it is not fancy but has the same view as the hotel next door at a quarter of the cost! Rear rooms looked... More

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Sandbach, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayed here January 2014,fantastic location,quiet, a small quiet hotel ,almost on the beach and just a few minutes walk from the town centre.The room we had was great but basic ,large with a large comfortable bed,Ac, and good size bathroom.The room was very clean and cleaned daily to a great standard.The rooms here vary a lot in size and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Stayed in the beachront cabaña, nice and clean, good service, had ac and fridge and own bathroom, would go back on my next trip, i had a fabulous view to the sea, very easy to get to and to walk intomtown, the palapa roof restaurant in front an the beachbwas nice too

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Lovely cabanas by the shore. Amazing ocean view from the rooms. A perfect romantic getaway. The greatest thing is that you step out of your door and into the sand. Even though it is nothing too fancy, I totally recommend it.

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Portland, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I love the coconuts that where served to me. It's right on the beach which is the Ideal location and only a few blocks from town. The weather was nice not to hot and the water was crystal clear which apparently isn't normal for that time of year the hotel overall was perfect small quiet and clean would love to... More

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Hotelito Casa Iguana is a wonderful option since it shares the best Holbox beachfront with Casa Sandra and Xaloc Resort. The beach beds are always available at Casa Iguana they're Blue and pretty comfortable. ( They are often invaded by the neighboring guests ) The Staff are very kind and willing to fulfill your requests immediately, free coconuts and wi-fi... More

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Williston, VT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

This is a great hotel located right on the beach but easy walk to town, super clean rooms, very nice staff, quiet and private.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

We stayed at Casa the night before our Whale Shark tour. We arrived after a huge storm the streets were flooded and we walked through knee high water to get to the hotel. It was an adventure. We had a large room with A/C as there was 3 of us. it was very clean and the beds comfortable. the ac... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

We stayed here 8 days, price was very flexible since we stayed more than a week. We had the beachfront room. It costs 1200 pesos which is a lot because it is not a deluxe room, we had the room for 800 pesos and that price is quite fair for a hotel like that. It was very clean, every day.... More

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Address: Beachfront, 1 Ave. Damero, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Holbox Island
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Hotel Casa Iguana -Under new Management 8/1/2014!! Holbox - off-the-grid serenity awaits you - palm lined beachfront boutique hotel. Whale-shark retreat, private hotel for those wishing peace & quiet. Hidden on the beachfront in a lush tropical garden of Coco Palms & tropical plants. Yucatan hammocks and beach lounge chairs. Great friendly staff. Impeccably clean. 2 Min. Walk on beach to town. Rooms from Jardin Standard to Beachfront Suites. Transportation available from Cancun. Whale Shark swim packages available June-September. Great for Honeymoon, Newlyweds. Casa Iguana Hotel on the widest beach on the island. Ask about Kite-surfing, kayaking, Mayan ruins, whale watching, cenotes, fishing, golf carts. ... more   less 
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