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Nelson, BC, Canada
Reviewed November 1, 2016

So it isn't the fanciest hotel around but it is an unbeatable value. Very close to the action and at a price that makes my wallet sing. 200 MXP per night left me with plenty to spend on other more important things.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed March 25, 2016

if you go in summer be prepared for intense heat and only fans to cool down but the owners are sweet and make you feel comfortable plus it's like stepping back into history and living true Hacienda Style ...

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Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here once and forgot an item at the hotel. It was something small, even now I can't quite remember what it was. However, I returned a year later and immediately after walking in the door Olivia produced this item for me. They stored it for a whole year awaiting my return! Thats what really makes Casa Elvira special,...

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Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Casa Elvira is a true find for the budget traveler. The room I stayed in offered enough space, a good bed, clean linen, a TV and ceiling fan, shower and even a little corner outside with a table and chairs. The hosts are very kind. The hotel has a restaurant which faces the beach. Very happy I found Casa Elvira...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed April 6, 2014

Owners are a Cubano and Mexicana. He escaped from Cuba at 23, and I was escaping a crazy living situation in Zihua that was turning a bit... loco. This place is exactly what I needed. A great value, good people, and a homey atmosphere - no craziness after 10 (definitely not a party place.) Unfortunately there's no longer any cooking;...

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Abbotsford, B.C. Canada
Reviewed April 6, 2014

We ate at Casa Elvira down near the Zihuatenejo marina stroll. Milton enticed us in with a free round of drinks and a promise of good food. He delivered on both. I finally found the best coconut shrimp for a very reasonable price. There were four of us and we all enjoyed our meal. Sometimes it pays to try new...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed March 29, 2014

This review is about the Casa Elvira at Paseo del Pescador No. 32 Centro C.P. 40890 Zihuatanejo Mexico. Be careful, there are 3 Casa Elvira's in Zwhat. This restaurant has been around since 1956. This was by far our best meal during our trip. JD called us out on the street and told us about the place and if we...

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Saint Thomas, Canada
Reviewed April 27, 2013

The quality of this place is nothing spectacular buts its not bad by any means. When I stayed here in January 2013 I payed 150 pesos for a double room, thats crazy cheap for how nice this place is. Theirs a tradition open courtyard with hanging plants and spiral stairs up the second floor. Casa Elvira is a great place...

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Sundsvall, Sweden
Reviewed November 9, 2012

I have stayed in this hotel several times, and I say it´s one of the most nice ones in zihuatanejo. It is simple but the family who runs it are realy, realy REALY nice. It´s simply perfect for the ones who dosen´t need the luxury stuff.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 16, 2012

We spotted Casa Elvira from the balcony of another hotel room we were viewing and decided to take a better look. We were shown to a cosy room with en-suite bathroom and decided we would stay the night! We ended up staying 5 days at Casa Elvira and enjoyed every moment of it. The room was cleaned daily and new...

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Address: Paseo del Pescador # 8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Zihuatanejo
Number of rooms: 6
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“get an upstairs room if crazy stairs aren't a problem”
 of 5 bubbles 868markb868, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs actually get light.. but wifi is weak (like 1 bar) Be careful... that's not really a "balcony"!”
 of 5 bubbles prospects_12, Apr 6, 2014 | Read review
“upstairs are brighter.”
 of 5 bubbles Smo_90, Jan 31, 2012 | Read review
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