I stayed there for two weeks end of august/beginning of september 2011.
Had the best holidays ever... Hammock between the palm trees, surf twice a day, the best food and great weather for the rainy or "green" season. The surf was great, but too big for me on a few days. Ask Peter the owner, he's the man with tight knowledge on the surf conditions down there. I also had virtually no Mosquitos, got bitten only 5 Times in 2 Weeks. The rooms are big and as the bathrooms cleaned every day.
The standard of hygenie therefore is really high at itauna.
However, make sure the regular bus really passes by itauna during green season. The roads get really bad due to the erosion from rain and vehicles, and you might have to get off in playa del carmen. My recommendation, even though I would like to have this place to myself ;-) :
GO THERE, you will not regret it!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A small family run business on one of the most beautiful beachfront properties in St,Teresa. The property is inbetween the 2 main surfing beaches situated on a 5000sqmtr big property. The property has lush tropical vegetation and infront of the property we have the best natural pool in whole St.Teresa. Just walk out to the beach and jump into the Pacific Ocean. we also offer 4 comfortable , clean and secure rooms. 2 are equiped with kitchens. all rooms have wifi. We have a restaurant which serves breakfast all year round . From nov. to april we also offer restaurant service from 3 pm , specially for sunsets on on our ocean front.there is also free parking, a chill rancho with sofas and dvd player and a beautiful yoga and massage rancho out on the front.we offer all kind of excursions, massage, yoga classes and we offer NSSSIA certified surf instructors. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Ranchos Itauna Costa Rica/Santa Teresa