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La Fonda Hotel & Restaurant

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Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is for dinner on 4/22/17. Seated on an outdoor patio under a palapa, music in the background, watching the ocean and pilot whales swim by--doesn't get much better than that for ambience! Add excellent food and spot-on service; that's what I experienced a Dmytri's Original La Fonda (not to be confused with the other La Fonda next door...

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Torrance,ca
Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is only for Spacifico, the boutique spa on the grounds of the hotel. The main reason for the 5 stars is due to our experience with Antonio Salceda, the manager of the spa. He is the REAL deal! He has trained his therapists to give wonderful, relaxing massages. (The sound of ocean waves is very peaceful, too.) He...

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tarijacobs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little resort sitting on top of a bluff overlooking the Ocean. Nice clean rooms, Not an upscale hotel but very nice. We had a fireplace in our room. We did the spa day and it was awesome. Steam, Massage, Wine all with looking at the Ocean. Did the Sunday Brunch was Pretty Good. Would to it again.

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Duck Creek Village, Utah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you come expecting a Marriott you'll be disappointed, but dining while viewing the ocean, getting a good idea of Baja and feeling safe is all very possible here. You can be in Baja and still afford a nice visit.

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Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

We will book this hotel again. Our room was beautiful. We originally booked a 2 queen bed room but realized we needed more space for the 3 of us so we switched to a suite. Both rooms were clean clean and decorated beautifully. They have barn doors for the bathrooms and the neatest looking tile and vanity area. You will...

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Reviewed February 17, 2017

There were Four couples, our rooms have a great view but the patios are falling a part, We had NO hot water, no rugs to get out of bed for your feet, For $100.00 us dollars they need to have better soap in the shower, and there is no water press to have a nice shower . There is no...

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Baja California Norte, Mexico
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Wonderful roaring fire, good entertainment and service. The owners are lovely folks. But the food - that's another story. Soup and salad yummy but the main course was terrible. Worst french fries I've every had and the fish was inedible. To be fair, my dinner companions who had the lobster dinner were happy but my meal and my husbands were...

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Terrebonne, Canada
Reviewed February 1, 2017

We visited the La Fonda Restaurant on a Cruise Ship Tour. We started with a great Margarita and went for a second one, accompanied with homemade salsa and corn chips. We ordered calamary and had plenty of time to enjoy the food and drinks and the superb view of the Ocean. A cosy atmosphere in a typical Mexican restaurant. There...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Checked out La Fonda on Sunday around 11 am and the place was packed! There was a buffet with all you can drink Bloody Mary's which seem to be the popular item of the day. My boyfriend and I opted for the regular lunch menu which was great! He ordered the lobster stuffed shrimp, I had the swordfish, an order...

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Lakewood Pierce County, Washington
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a breakfast here and it was very good and reasonable and the view was gorgeous. We are traveling with our service dog and had no problems bringing her out on deck with us. We even spotted a whale. Staff was great happy and welcoming would have no problem going back or even staying at hotel.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about La Fonda Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Ensenada Km 59.5, Ensenada 22765, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Norte > Ensenada Municipality > Ensenada
Price Range: $100 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
La Fonda Hotel, Restaurant Hotel Rosarito
Hotel La Fonda Rosarito
La Fonda Mexico
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don430 Palm Springs, California Reviewed this property
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011 52 (646) 155 0872

over a year ago
Compton, California
Ron V San Diego, California Reviewed this property
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Ha! I'm a customer, you need to contact the hotel.

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Don't know. Sorry.

3 months ago
Los Angeles, California, United States
bajajulio Tijuana, Mexico Reviewed this property
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Sorry. ..don't know...but...food is much..much better at Dmitry 's

5 months ago
San Diego, California
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chainem2016 San Diego, California Reviewed this property
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“Ocean view”
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TarisTravels, 1 week ago | Read review
“to located this place use la mision exit or by alisitos exit take the free road.. after the stp,”
pedror393, Oct 9, 2016 | Read review
“reserve with time.”
chainem2016, Jul 28, 2016 | Read review
“My purpose is to review the restaurant. Not impressed w/ the La Fonda Hotel. BUT there are very close other choices.”
lpdh1937, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in room 9 and it was perfect”
517sarahy, Apr 4, 2016 | Read review
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