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Hotel Arco Iris

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Kenwood, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

We stayed comfortably at this formerly charming hotel for 15 years. Loved it! And then a new regime came in and changed everything . . . even the paint. (White is a "young color"?) The hotel is now stark white and looks nothing like these photos. Have not seen the rooms in the last year - they may be white... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We were supposed to stay at the Arco Iris for a whole week and we left after the first night, in which we couldn't sleep because of the loud music of a rock concert held on a place steps away from the hotel. It certainly is well located, but everything is close in Puerto Escondido, so you don't need to... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

The location is good since you are right across the street from the ocean and all the bars and nightlife in Puerto Escondido if that is what you are looking for. The rooms are clean but take your own towel. There are hammocks in the pool are facing the ocean which is good. Gets pretty hot at night though in... More 

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Calgary
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

I spent a week March 9-15 at the Arco Iris. I was warmly welcomed by Rebecca when I arrived. I had a lovely room up on the top le vel of the resort view... Phenomenal - Stairs up and down not so much. But it gave me my daily exercise. I had a full fridge and a coffee maker in... More 

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Forde, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I stayed for two weeks at this hotel in a double room, having breakfast and lunch at the open air restaurant upstairs. My room was cleaned every day, I enjoyed the friendly atmosphere in the garden, appreciated the helpful and serviceminded staff, enjoyed the good food of the restaurant with a view to nearby Ziccatela beach. The hotel is right... More 

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Sheldon, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Everyone was really sweet. The grounds are beautiful, food very good, views from restaurant superb, coffee delicious. But if you want to sleep....3 or 4 nights the loudest disco ever plays just across the road on the beach. till 3 am not fun for us..we finally got moved away from the street but still had to wear earplugs. Price for... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We tried several hotels in PE and this was our last. Central location, beautiful garden, nice big pool, ok rooms, so so restaurant. Most of the hotels in PE seem to be stuck in the seventies. They are basic accommodation at reasonable rates. The biggest turn off, totally nothing to do with the hotel, was the fact that we didn't... More 

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pt,pleasant nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

The last time I was in Puerto Escondido I stayed at the Arco Aires the pool was not even finished yet but everyone that work there was great when I come back I will be staying at the Arco Aires for sure

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Oaxaca
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Puerto Escondido has blossomed in recent years and there are many new hotels at every price range. Hotel Arcoiris is an older hotel with parking, pool, restaurant, wi-fi,and landscaped grounds. It is across from the longest beach (Zicatela) which has many beachfront restaurants. However, there is almost always a dangerous undertow at Zicatela. We went to the beach nearer to... More 

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united kindom
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Have returned her for Xmas many times over the last 20 years, on my own and also with my son from him being 5 years until now 12 years. All Staff especially Juliette and Jupiter are fantastic, helpful and welcoming. Rooms functional, roomy and clean. most with own balconies looking over the beach and the sunset. Perfectly placed, reasonable price.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Hotel Arco Iris

Address: Calle del Morro s/n | Col. Marinero, Box 105, Puerto Escondido 71980, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Puerto Escondido
Price Range: $58 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Arco Iris Hotel
Arco Iris Puerto Escondido
Hotel Style:
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Escondido
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