My wife and I stayed at Mawimbi last week based upon the reviews on Trip Advisor and it did not disappoint. The central location on the best beach in the hotel zone made it ideal to walk to everything. The staff and the owners went out of their way to make you feel like you are at home. Holbox is more rustic than Cancun but if you want to get away from the world this is the place.
Whale Shark season is in June July and August and it is a must, Mawimbi has the fastest and one of the newest boats on the island and when you are going far off shore speed and reliability should be considered. We had the most amazing time at Mawimbi.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Mawimbi is a small charming tropical "hotelito" with only 10 rooms, built in the middle of a lush tropical garden located in the beautiful white beach of Holbox Island in Mexico Hotel facilities includes 2,500 square meters (8200 feet) of beach with wood sunbeds, hammocks and swing beds. This palm shaded beachfront oasis lies just beyond the outskirts of Holbox town, only two blocks distant. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Hotel Holbox Island
- Holbox Island Hotel Mawimbi