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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 February 2012

We stayed here 5 nights and this hotel has the best location of all we think. Cosy beach slip with a nice, layed back atmosphere. Rooms are very simple with just the basics you need. Beds are very small and quite hard. Me and my girlfriend did not sleep very well in the 140 cm wide bed.. The resturant has... More 

Thank Joti99
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2012

My friend and I stayed at La Palapa for a week, and we were so happy that we made the choice to stay there as opposed to every other property we ended up peeking at on the beautiful island of Holbox. Upon our arrival, we were extended a warm welcome by Vicente, who is the very embodiment of hospitality and... More 

2 Thank tuttle999
Huntington, New York
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6 reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2012

unplug & relax at La Palapa. Great location, beautiful beach, great food and drink. Beppe and Fabio prepare top notch food and drinks and the hotel staff cannot be more helpful. Rooms 1 & 2 get a bit of noise from the restaurant and the folks who like to sit in the hammocks outside those rooms and talk into the... More 

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91 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2012

Stayed in La Palapa for 4 nights at the start of our holiday. Couldn't have asked for a better view first thing in the morning. Overlooked the sea. Stunning. Good choice of breakfast dishes in the morning which were nicely presented. The staff are an asset. Crystel on Reception couldn't have been more helpful. The staff come over as actually... More 

Gavle, Sweden
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2012

This was a real gem on the island of Holbox. I can easely say we won the lottery when we booked this hotel. ;) When we arrived, we were positively surprised with the location, the environment aswell as and the general atmosphere. Calm, clean, nice and SO friendly! Cosy, romantic and the PERFECT place to have a nice, relaxing and... More 

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Avondale Estates, Georgia
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Reviewed 11 January 2012

Very nice spot with the beach just outside your door. Good restaurant on premises. Convenient. Three nights in a row there was some kind of party nearby, so light sleepers may be bothered. Except for the noise (I slept through it, but my wife did not) it is a great spot for convenience, comfort and price. Bring money from the... More 

2 Thank Rick L
Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2012

We stayed at La Palapa for almost two weeks over Christmas and New Year's Eve. We stayed in the bungalow which was very nice and cosy. The cleaning service was excellent! The beach is right in front of the hotel and it's one of the best on Holbox. I can't say enough good things about the staff, they are so... More 

2 Thank Carl292
Bogota, Colombia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2011

We arrived to La Palapa and fall in love with the place at first glance, clean and beautiful rooms, lovely staff, stunning view of the beach from the room and the best margaritas in all Holbox. It's a really good option for a really good price, i'll love to go back and stay there really soon. Totally recommended.

2 Thank dlmendezh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2011

We ended up giving La Palapa a try because we could only stay 2 days at Mawimbi (a favorite of ours) due to a wedding coming in. We were very pleased to find our room (Cielito Lindo) at La Palapa was clean and very spacious - larger than the two rooms we had stayed in previously at Mawimbi. The shower... More 

5 Thank danga_dan
Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
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Reviewed 24 November 2011

We stayed at Hotel La Palapa in August for one week. It was a great place and I highly recommend it. We were there with our 3 daughters, ages 6,3, and 1. The hotel and restaurant staff were friendly to our kids. Every morning our kids wanted to go visit the lobby to chat with the receptionists. The beach in... More 

2 Thank Peter S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Beachfront Hotel La Palapa is a romantic hotel for adults only that is located on Holbox Island in the Yucatan Peninsula, Gulf of Mexico. We offer an incomparable setting with 25 comfortable rooms at literally feet away from the white sandy beach and tourquoise water. The Beach Bar & Restaurant, lounge chairs and hammocks allow to relax on the quiet beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beachfront Hotel La Palapa

Address: Avenida Morelos 231, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Holbox Island
Price Range: $206 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Beachfront Hotel La Palapa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
La Palapa Ethno Boutique Hotel By Xperience Holbox Island
Beachfront Hotel La Palapa Holbox Island, Quintana Roo
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#3 Spa Hotel in Holbox Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Holbox Island
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