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“Good value” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Delfin
Morelos # 23, Barra de Navidad 45203, Mexico   |  
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Ranked #1 of 15 Hotels in Barra de Navidad
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5 reviews 5 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Good value”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2012 via mobile

This is a good value, nice place to stay. Staff are remarkably helpful.

  • Stayed April 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

We stopped at the hotel because we had seen it listed in one of our travel books--it was clean, bright and very affordable--the pool was big, clean and warm! The owner has been pumping cash back into the place with solar heating, upgrading windows and beautiful landscaping. The rooms are very Mexican-no phone, TV or AC--but it did have ceiling fans, the bed was great, nice warm blankets avialable if needed and fresh drinking water just down the hall.

Room Tip: Rooms on the top two floors have been remodeled and have great views.
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  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Crestline, California
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112 reviews 112 reviews
70 hotel reviews
Reviews in 44 cities Reviews in 44 cities
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

On one of the side streets, so its a little quieter. The rooms are VERY basic. No Phone or TV. No A/C. The bed was kind of hard, and the pillows were worn and stained. Very quiet though. The owners (who livbe there with their family) are very nice. I paid about $550 pesos a night. a little under $53 USD. There are better places in Barra

Room Tip: They all face the street, 3 floors, if you dont like stairs, ask for PLANTO BAJA. (1st floor)
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  • Stayed March 2012, traveled solo
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

A friendly hotel with a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere. Good location. Well cared for, with helpful and friendly staff (English speaking). It's also good to see a hotel taking steps to minimize its footprint. A relaxing stay.

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Cayucos, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

A sweet little Mexican Hotel that is well maintained with garden & pool. Friendly staff, owners. Great location in charming fishing village. No TV or A/C. Go with the ceiling fan!

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

My husband and I shared one of the apartments with out 2 good friends for 11 days. This was our second visit to the Delphin and as before we were very happy and comfortable there. The family and staff are friendly, helpful and always ready to share information. Barra de Navidad is a lovely little town and the Delphin is perfectly suited for enjoying one's time. Clean and comfortable with a basic but very useable kitchen. The balconies are wonderful for relaxing and the pool is a complete treat - warm and big enough to do laps, is one is so inclined. We will return.

Room Tip: The end of the gallery on the upper floors offer the best views as do the balconies of the 2 apartme...
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  • Stayed February 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ajijic, Mexico
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
27 hotel reviews
Reviews in 36 cities Reviews in 36 cities
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

This our second time in Hotel Delfin in about a couple of years. Nice clean rooms, friendly staff, great central location and very reasonable prices. We couldn't have asked for more. Stefan and his mom were so helpful and charming, we hated to leave.

Room Tip: Lots of stairs
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  • Stayed February 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Hotel Delfin

Address: Morelos # 23, Barra de Navidad 45203, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Costalegre > Barra de Navidad
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 15 Hotels in Barra de Navidad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
3 star hotel located in downtown Barra de Navidad, with 22 total rooms. It is very clean and comfortable, with 4 floors, just two short blocks from the beach. The Delfin offers a breakfast buffet from 8:30 a.m. The hotel also has a small swimming pool, sun patio, internet service and an exercise room. Managed by owners. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Delfin Hotel Barra De Navidad

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