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El Secreto B&B

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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We walked into El Secreto and immediately felt right at home. After a week, we didn't want to go home. The staff were welcoming and prepared the most amazing artiscally plated breakfasts. Every morning something different and just as delicious. The details of El Secretó alone were worth a daily walk through and a roof top terrace to top it...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We'd wanted to stay at the main Las Bugambilias location but there was no room, so the owners suggested El Secreto and we were not disappointed. This is a small modern house with three rooms, a living room, open kitchen, and great rooftop. It would be great to share this with other friends, or if you enjoy getting to know...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had a great time there, everybody was nice to us, nice treat and always willing to help us with whatever question we would have. And is located next to one of the best places in Oaxaca, the etnobotanical garden. Close to Santo Domingo, many restaurants and right next to La Mezcaloteca, a great place to make an appoinment and...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I recently had the pleasure of visiting Oaxaca, Mexico and staying in the El Secreto B&B. This was truly a home away from home. The accommodations were very comfortable and included wonderful outdoor patios and a beautiful rooftop terrace. Every morning a breakfast of freshly prepared authentic Mexican cuisine was prepared. DELICIOUS!!! A big thank you to all El Secreto...

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Reviewed 27 April 2016

Beautiful place to stay in Oaxaca, great location. Feels like if you lived in the city. Very, very friendly staff and very good breakfast!! Unfortunately we would spend almost all day out walking but when we came back it just felt great.

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Punta de Mita, Mexico
Reviewed 26 April 2016

As the name implies, the secret is hidden behind the yellow walled facade. A small modern house un folds with lots of detail in art, regional textiles and contemporary architecture. The rooms are very comfortable and impeccably clean. Each have access to the exterior back patios, so all are right and cheery. Expect to find details you would not normally...

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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We stayed in the Azalea room at the El Secreto location, down the street from the primary bnb. We loved the location, the ambience, the staff, in short, everything. The front room was a wonderful place to enjoy a coffee before breakfast, and the breakfasts were marvellous. There were three staff there from 7 to 10 a.m., and when the...

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philadelphia
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We had the pleasure of staying in El Secreto last week. The wondrous deck alone is a great reason to stay there but the room and fantastic mattress and linens are equally fantastic. There is only one problem, you could just hang there and be perfectly happy instead of touring beautiful Oaxaca.

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Seattle
Reviewed 4 March 2016

I just spent a month in El Secreto B&B in Oaxaca. It's an elegant 4 bedroom facility, filled with splendid art works. Breakfasts are amazing: always with fresh made granola, yogurt, and honey, and with fresh fruit and juice. But with main dishes that in the entire month cook Christina never repeated. The house is new, beautifully architect designed with...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 March 2016

El Secreto turned out to be a lovely B&B. The staff were great, the room was clean and pleasant and the breakfasts were different every day. We were very happy with our stay. Larry Woldenberg and Christine Power Sydney, Australia

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El Secreto is a cozy urban oasis with four bedrooms, private patios and a massage area. A rooftop deck allows for sunbathing and relaxation as well as providing a panoramic view of the city and the surrounding mountains. This private and intimate B&B located in the best spot in the city, literally across the street from the legendary Santo Domingo Church and the beautiful Ethnobotanical Gardens. If you can dream it we can make it happen. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Secreto B&B

Address: Calle Reforma # 522 | Col. Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Oaxaca
Price Range: $114 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Azalea has a very private patio.”
 of 5 bubbles Marshmarig0ld, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are only 3, there is not a bad one”
 of 5 bubbles Lilithepinkmx, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Every room is perfect. It is best to rent the whole place so that the shared areas are with friends.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanProspere, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All 4 rooms are excellent. Our Azalea room was larger than the others.”
 of 5 bubbles LaLa94941, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
“I honesty would say all rooms are perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles Pepejosemanuel714, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
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