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Playa Escondida

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast Available
Beachfront
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

We hVe just had 5 fabulous days at this hidden paradise ..the accommodation we had was the guest house with a fabulous ocean view up in the tree tops- the sound of the ocean is relaxing. It was great to have the golf buggy to...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

So....... I am here right now. Sitting poolside eating ceviche The view is amazing for sure. If you like overpriced meals and pretentious people and shopping at your doorstep this is NOT for you. If you want a really unique place with great scenery get...More

1  Thank kurtbreck
Reviewed 23 January 2016

We recently returned from four nights at Playa Escondida. My husband was interested in a beach vacation, but I did not want the large, generic resort feel of bigger hotels. Playa Escondida was truly perfect- the setting feels rustic and quiet, yet you still get...More

1  Thank spf319102
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

This was our third visit to this beautiful tucked away gem located where jungle meets sea. It is just paradise and heaven! I can't say enough about how wonderful the staff is and what an incredible, romantic time we always have here. It is my...More

3  Thank Isomer2
Response from zen_geist, Owner at Playa EscondidaResponded 11 January 2016

All of us at Playa Escondida read these reviews and your comments warm the hearts of everyone here.

Reviewed 7 January 2016

If you care about good architecture and design don't stay here. The pics on the website don't do justice to the badly decorated rooms and gas station art. The place feels like it was designed by Fred Flintstone. If you don't care about the atheistic...More

5  Thank Donald B
Response from zen_geist, Owner at Playa EscondidaResponded 10 January 2016

I’m sorry you didn’t fully enjoy your stay. Art is in the eye of the beholder; you are the first in ten years to complain about the decoration and architecture, your prerogative for sure. New Year’s Eve our staff worked hard and late to provide...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$100 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sayulita
#1 Spa Hotel in Sayulita
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$100 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sayulita
#1 Spa Hotel in Sayulita
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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CarolBradyGonzalez
9 February 2018|
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Response from bermurray | Reviewed this property |
You need to understand what PE is all about. This is a quiet, intimate peaceful experience unlike what you may have seen on Bachelor in Paradise. If you want to party, go into town, a $5 cab ride. That is where all the... More
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CarolBradyGonzalez
13 January 2018|
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Response from hal0072017 | Reviewed this property |
With regard to the comment "this person hasn't even been to Sayulita", the above person is wrong. During our stay at Playa Escondida we frequented both Sayulita and San Pedro. In fact, we observed where the river at Sayulita... More
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CarolBradyGonzalez
9 January 2018|
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Response from Remo_Gaggi | Reviewed this property |
There are no snakes. Maybe a few mosquitoes, but not bad at all. The little crabs come out at night, but are harmless and actually cute. I suggest bringing a small flashlight for walking around at night. You will love... More
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"We loved having direct access to the beach in the Luna section"
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"You might want an AC room later in the summer. Nights without AC were cool enough in May."
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