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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at Bungalow Sotelo for the first time. We found an excellent place to stay for the month of December. The rooms are basic and very clean with an excellent view of Madeira Beach. Each room has it's own private balcony with a table and chairs. The room we booked had basic two burner stove and...

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Sidney, Canada
Reviewed February 6, 2016

A very beautiful & convenient location with immaculate large rooms. the deck was large and brightly tiled and looked down (40 steps) on the beautiful sandy beach with large surf rolling in. great place to swim and little eating places right on the sand. Sra Eva was very friendly as well as her staff and we would certainly book there...

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Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Reviewed January 9, 2015

I am a long stay here, it has been 2 mos so far but they do dailies also. The location is right on the beach at playa la madera, a nice quiet, small beach within walking distance to downtown via a beach side cement walkway. Everything is within walking distance. The patios are huge with perfect views of the bay....

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Reviewed February 5, 2011

We loved our stay at Bungalows Sotelo. The owner and staff were very friendly, the rooms are basic but clean. #10 is the best room on Playa la Madera....your own private terrace right on the beach....lovely and very convenient to the beach activities.

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Tizoc David V, Owner at Bungalows Sotelo, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments its nice to know you. see you soon!!!!

Reviewed January 25, 2011

This is a picture of one of the public areas of the hotel.It is the eyesore of the entire area and emblematic of the entire enterprise.

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Tizoc David V, Owner at Bungalows Sotelo, responded to this review

Sorry for the problems. have a nice day

Seattle
Reviewed March 2, 2010

We spent 10 days at Bungalows Sotelo in Feb 2010. For $160/night we expect much more, especially after having seen what's available for what price in the neighboring accomodations. The positives first: Sotelo is located directly on Madera Beach and the view from the terraces is spectacular. But that's about it. Our biggest gripes are: a) the uncaring attitude and...

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Tizoc David V, Owner at Bungalows Sotelo, responded to this review

Sorry for all the problems you have in your vacations. we are a new owners and we are working hard to give the best. so sorry and have a nice day

Oregon
Reviewed January 31, 2010

We love this place, set against a hillside above a small quiet beach with 3 restaurants, one superb and one casual and fun. Our room, simple but roomy and comfortable, was cleaned daily. Our terrace overlooked the beach and bay. Problems were minimal. Yes, the hot water didn't always work well, there was rust on some pipes, the A/C was...

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Fairview, Ok
Reviewed January 20, 2010

My family and I spent December 26, 2009 - January 1, 2010 in Zihuatanejo, Mexico. We stayed at Bungalows Sotelo. We were well pleased with the place. Plenty of room. Right on the beach. Short walk to the market and places to eat. The staff of Sotelo helped us with anything we wanted to do. We went snorkeling, para-sailing, deep...

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1Thank CarlaSchmidt
Vancouver
Reviewed January 18, 2010

We stayed in #10 Bungalow Sotelo for 10 days in January 2010. Our unit was right on the beach and we really enjoyed sitting out on our patio surrounded by happy Mexican families, spending a day at the beach. We swam right out front at Playa la Maderna and often walked to Playa la Ropa, the next beach over (more...

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santa cruz
Reviewed May 3, 2009

They advertised air conditioning, microwave, TV, etc. The room had it all, but nothing worked! Everything was so dirty we had to cover the furniture with sheets. Water from the deck above came directly into the kitchen. The shower didn't have hot water and turned the bathroom into a swamp. It is the worst place we ever stayed.

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Address: Playa La Madera, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Zihuatanejo
Hotel Class:4 star — Bungalows Sotelo 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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“All rooms have an excellent view of Madeira Beach”
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