We stayed here after staying two nights on the north beach and loved how peaceful and quite the hotel was. We hardly saw anyone else the two nights we were there. The pool is the perfect place to unwind and relax after a day of activities. We stayed in room 4 and enjoyed resting in the hammock and taking in the views. Our room was charming and we loved having the mini fridge to keep drinks cold, but do note that when you get to your room make sure it’s plugged in. Ours was unplugged (I’m guessing they do this to save energy which we totally respect). Breakfast on the porch was the perfect way to start off our day. The AC worked great once we figured out how to use the remote control. The owners were super friendly and have a free kayak to use as well as excellent snorkel gear to rent (we brought our own masks but considered renting flippers from the hotel). The beach in front of the hotel was fun to explore; we saw sea urchins and a barracuda. We followed other recommendations and brought water shoes which we were glad we had. I would also recommend renting a cart if you plan to stay here. We were glad we had one. It took us about 20 minutes by cart to get to and from town. We did not find this to be a deal breaker and enjoyed our cart rides back and forth. Garrafon de Castila is super close by. We did not find the snorkeling at Garrafron to be that good. The snorkeling at el farito and the light house was much better, and for 25$ a person it’s a must do in my book. As others have mentioned, if you enjoy the large mega resorts a la cancun then this may not be the place for you. However, if you prefer something more off the beaten path then you will love this quant, charming place!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Our hotel is the perfect place to escape from the world. We have 12 rooms all with spectacular views of the crystal clear blue waters that lie just steps below the hotel leading to our secluded beach. Each room is uniquely decorated and has a private terrace with a hammock where you can waste the afternoon away. Take advantage of our free breakfast and WiFi throughout the hotel. ... more less
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