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Margarita & Ed's Cabanas

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Bilbao, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a humble but confortable little accomodation in the middle of the Chiapas jungle. Very good value for money. With widlife nearby. You can hear and see the famous Howling Apes in the mornings or evenings. Terrific experience!!! The next door restaurant Don Muchos is very good, cheap and safe, with huge portions and a very good service and...

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Cebu City, Philippines
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Hard to contact for a reservation? I made ONE CALL, in the morning, and got Don Pablo. Reserved a room with AC for two nights. My name only. No credit card to hold the room. No problems. Our AC room was in a well maintained building in the back, second floor in the trees. We fell asleep and woke to...

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were planning on spending a few nights in El Panchan at Margarita & Ed's Cabanas. They have two phone numbers online and a facebook page and for two weeks we tried calling them to make a reservation but they never answered. We also tried sending them a message on their facebook page but again, no reply. Out of luck...

1Thank Roflmao354
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

1. After at least 12 or so calls we finally had someone answer the phone. 2. The person answering the phone could. Ot speak basic english so could not take booking even with our limited espanol. Person ended call. 3. We had person that was fluent in espanol try to contact to wnquire into booking. 4. A day and half...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Our stay at Margarita and Ed's was just okay. The prices are good at MX$270 per night for a double cabana with a private bathroom, you have hot running water and access to filtered water. Also, it's kind of perfect location being halfway between the ruins and Palenque with the colectivos running pretty much all day between the two at...

Thank Stephanie W
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 August 2016

After getting lots of recommendations to stay at El Panchan from fellow travelers around Mexico I looked at the reviews of Margarita and Eds on trip advisor. It is a fantastic place to stay. It's tidy and probably one of the better places to stay in El Panchan. I stayed 2 nights for 280 pesos per night and got a...

1Thank Rachel N
Reviewed 17 July 2016

In the jungle of El Pachan, which is located right between Palenque town and the ruins (4kms each way), Margarita&Ed's Cabanas is the best place to stay. The whole place has been well maintained with a rich history of more than 20 yrs. Room is spotlessly clean, and the interior design is very elegant, rooms are surrounded by beautiful gardens...

1Thank beingonearth
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We arrived late to Margarita & Ed's without a reservation (at around 9.30pm - our bus journey was diverted adding an extra 4 hours to the trip), but Margarita was there ready with a room. We were tired and it was HOT (around 40degrees and in humidity), so decided on a room with air conditioning. The fan was loud, but...

2Thank Lucylizard2013
Lake Atitlan
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We stayed a few nights at M & E's after stopping in for a single night. We may have gotten the best cabana/room on the property after looking around. We had a second floor room with blessed air condition. I do not think any of the other rooms have a/c. We could not have enjoyed the evenings without it, but...

1Thank kayak-atitlan
Xalapa, Mexico
Reviewed 5 May 2016

I spent a couple of nights here a few years ago and was delighted to see, not only has the place maintained it's charm, but Margarita has as well. Staying in the jungle, listening to the howler monkeys, (I think we even heard a jaguar too) smelling the richness of the jungle, and being in a comfortable, dry bed in...

1Thank Laura H

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Additional Information about Margarita & Ed's Cabanas

Address: El Pachan, Palenque, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > Palenque
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Margarita And Ed`s Cabanas
Margarita & Ed`s Cabanas Hotel Palenque
Margarita Eds Cabanas Palenque
Margarita & Ed's Cabanas Palenque, Chiapas
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“We had a room in the back building, with AC. Loved it!”
hoz49, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go to another place, it's not worth it.”
Roflmao354, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are lots of rooms with different prices”
racheln257, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“next time I would stay further away from the main road so it would be a bit quieter”
SeaExplorer95, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Get one upstairs as it's very humid, also consider getting one with air con.”
LauraB518, 27 May 2015 | Read review
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