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Rancho Encantado

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Since it has little to no internet we (my girlfriend and I) trusted the schedule the girl/receptionist gave us for our airport transportation. (This option is given to you when you make the reservation for Rancho Encantado. I said yes since I thought "one less thing to worry about"). The girl told us to leave at 8:30am since out flight...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a 1 bedroom suite, the room was brand new and very comfortable. We loved hanging out in the hammocks near the lake, playing dominoes, doing pretty much nothing. We took a 3 hour lake tour offered by the hotel in the morning and had a fantastic time. We are definitely coming back to visit at some point!

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Chicago
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had suite 5 with it's own private deck and access to the lake. The hotel is extremely well managed, spotless and the restaurant food is top notch. Everything is clean and the maids do a wonderful job. We never ate anywhere else during our six day stay. The food was that good and the setting overlooking the lake could...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel no phones no TV nice touch ...facilities do need some work ' Rooms need updating grounds also dinning room staff needs some training but overall would stay again ...we took lake tour 3 hours with Kristol outstanding look for her on Facebook

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Thank jackoh1
Costa Rica
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I visited only the restaurant but I have to say this place is fantastic. The view and direct access to the Laguna Bacalar are fantastic. The menu offered by the restaurant is excellent and the food looks and tastes absolutely great. I recommend this place.

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Thank TucanTico
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I call this Bacalar's best place to stay even though I haven't stayed anywhere else. But it was perfect. Especially for the price. Beautiful property right on the lake. The room was large with a huge balcony (and hammock) and spotlessly clean. The grounds are very lush so it feels very private. This is the only place I'll ever stay...

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Bordeaux, France
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We stayed 2 nigts in this hotel, the landscape is beautiful but unfortunately we had a bad experience with a booking for a massage we made for 2. The receptionnist made a mistake and we had to delayed this massage and it was not possible to do it in couple, such a shame. Our romantic dinner has been delayed also...we've...

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Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We splurged on this place for 3 nights because we would be arriving on Valentine's day after jungle pyramid climbing and driving for several days before. We wanted a place where we could relax and still feel inspired by the surroundings. The Rancho Encantado was more than 3x what we paid elsewhere (for premium room) and it was worth every...

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Estambul
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Nice location with own pier into the lake just about 4 km north of bacalar. It's not as remote as you might think. Similar ranchos are close by, the traffic from the Cancun-Chetumal highway is clearly audible. But still a great location to do nothing but relax, read and enjoy the beauty of this place. Our room (29) was very...

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Stockholm County, Sweden
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Great experience! Location was fantastic and so were the staff and the food! The hotel offerred boat cruise, cajak etc which i can highly recommend. If you want to get away from touristy Playa and Tulum - you have to go here! Best experience of our two weeks in Mexico.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a little more than half an hour away from the capital city of Chetumal and its airport, and about the same distance to the border with the country of Belize, Rancho Encantado is situated on the shores of the pristine waters of Laguna Bacalar. This area, in the southernmost part of the Yucatan Peninsula, is just at the point of developing as a tourist destination for the eco-minded traveler who seeks escape from the larger, often over-developed areas of the northern part of the Peninsula. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rancho Encantado

Address: Carretera Federal 307 Km. 24, Bacalar 77930, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Bacalar
Price Range: $159 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rancho Encantado 2.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Rancho Encantado Hotel Bacalar
Rancho Encantado Laguna Bacalar
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“Ask for a lake front room with a private dock.”
christinabH4051MT, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“We loved the suite with the private deck hanging over the water.”
AMBChicago, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms exist in 2-story fourplexes. None too far away. The rooms with lake view are worth it.”
  • Laguna Suite room pier.
GneissDay, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Suits are awesome and private”
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“Get a lagoon-side room.”
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