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Casa Iguana Holbox

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed with our teckel for 4 nights. We loved the hotel and the people there. We talked to the owners and felt happy to spend our money on a hotel owned by Mexicans and with a strong commitment to the environment. Breakfast is continental, with delicious home made carrot bread and brownies. If you want something... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Chose to come back to the restaurant/bar several times during our two-week stay in Holbox, for lunch and afternoon drinks. Very nice and good food, friendly and accomodating owners. Was not staying at the hotel, which was undergoing major reconstruction when we were there.

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Grantham, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

Beautiful beaches wonderful staff and very comfortable accommodations. We can't wait to go back next year . Easy walk into town for great restaurants and some very comfortable shopping. This is the opposite of the Cancun vacation, so if you want relaxation, good food and great swimming this is the place to go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

The island is amazing and you definitely want to stay Ina place close to the beach and close to the center! I super recommend this hotel, excellent service and super staff and very helpful host. The hotel organized our transport from the airport and even helped us with activities.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

If you're looking for a good, nice, spacious and comfortable room this is not the place. But, if you are looking for a nice hotel and an unforgetable experience this is not the place either. You will end up paying thousands more than what it actually cost. This hotel is overpriced!!! And it is not true you can't get a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

We payed 105$ for BB and I'm not sure it was a good idea! This island is perfect even if u stay in less fancy hotel. Everything is close there! The breakfast is so pure that u need a second breakfast after it. Nobody speaks English. After 22:00 no one is at the lobby to help u and till 8-9... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

Love this location so peaceful, the stff is nice and gave us good price. A bit of a 10-15 minute pleasant walk to the plaza but so worth the peace and tranquility. Placed our slack there for around 3 days and nobody moved it or complained so yay! Awesome place for this by the way. Great beach area almost private.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed this hotel a lot. It's the perfect spot to stay since it's right outside the center so you don't have any noise. The hotel is super nice and great staff with excellent service. I really enjoyed the 4 nights we stayed and they even welcome dogs. I really recommend it for relaxing on the beach.

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Villahermosa, Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I stayed there in december 2014 and I wouldnt stay there again. For start, when we arrived there was no hot water in my room. I tried to talk to the girl in the reception and it took more than 1h to fix it...considering it was late, we had stayed hours in airports, I just wanted a new room to... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Solo female traveler found Casa Iguana to be a fair price, clean, safe and its management and staff were kind and helpful. The view from my room was breathtaking, the location is beautiful with a very short and lovely walk into town were every meal I had was delicious! If you go on vacation to relax and acclimate to your... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Iguana Holbox off-the-grid serenity awaits you - palm lined beachfront boutique hotel. Whale-shark retreat, private hotel for those wishing peace & quiet. Hidden on the beachfront in a lush tropical garden of Coco Palms & tropical plants. Yucatan hammocks and beach lounge chairs. Great friendly staff. Impeccably clean. 2 Min. Walk on beach to town. Rooms from Jardin Standard to Beachfront Suites. Transportation available from Cancun. Whale Shark swim packages available June-September. Great for Honeymoon, Newlyweds. Casa Iguana Holbox on the widest beach on the island. Ask about Kite-surfing, kayaking, Mayan ruins, whale watching, cenotes, fishing, golf carts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Iguana Holbox

Address: Calle Chac Chi y Damero, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico (Formerly Holbox Hotel Casa Iguana)
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Holbox Island
Price Range: $130 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa Iguana Holbox 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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