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Rancho Agua Caliente

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

we did not know how long the dusty road was but it finally ended and we did not stay there because we really did not come there expecting to pay $10/pax and the pool was not even filled up. we were hoping to find some 'natural' springs but could not do so. next time for 500 pesos we will be... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We've been going to this place for years! it was cheaper and usually packed back then, now, there's a new owner and honestly it hasn't changed much. nonetheless, the last few times we've been there it has been amazing! we've never stayed at the hotel, we usually camp out because we enjoy looking at the stars and building a bonfire.... More 

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Long Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We always enjoyed visiting Agua Caliente from over 30 years ago and thinking about visiting again, so appreciated the recent review by HOWRED from San Diego. Sorry they did not enjoy their visit so much, and It sounds like not much has changed since we last visited other than continuing to physically deteriorate -- sorry to hear this. On the... More 

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San Diego, CA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I advise you to look over the information on Rancho Agua Caliente's website (ranchoaguacaliente.com) before reading this review. We were enticed by their descriptions of fresh air, running streams, natural beauty, relaxing hot springs... all the more so since we needed an escape from the oppressively hot and humid weather summer in San Felipe, site of our second home. We... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2011

This place is magical! I can't wait to go back! I had so much fun floating in the pool during the day and soaking in the hot tub at night. The facilities were clean, and the staff was very friendly and welcoming to our group. We will def go back and bring many of our friends with us! Native Alien... More 

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San Diego
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2009

It was one of the best outdoors weekends I have had, with incredibly soothing hot springs and woonderful rustic accommodations

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rancho Agua Caliente is a private, eco-friendly hot springs oasis located only two hours from the USA border. Tucked into the foothills of Mt. Pico del Diablo and located just 14 miles east of Ensenada, Baja California, Rancho Agua Caliente is the ideal place for a relaxing weekend in the beautiful Baja California countryside that offers all the rustic charm of old Mexico, and round the clock privacy and security. Rancho Agua Caliente is the perfect place for a private, relaxing, and secure weekend retreat in the beautiful countryside. The facilities consist of rustic-style hotel accommodations, two hot spring pools and private Roman baths, restaurant-bar, and over 800 acres with hot springs and a year-round running stream. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rancho Agua Caliente

Address: Carretera Federal No. 3 Km. 27 | Tramo Ensenada-Ojos Negros, Ensenada, Ensenada Municipality 22771, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Norte > Ensenada Municipality > Ensenada
Price Range: $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Rancho Agua Caliente Hotel Ensenada
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