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El Secreto B&B

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Merida, Mexico
Reviewed 3 November 2015

We really enjoyed our one week stay at Il Secreto. It is clean and comfortable with very helpful service. The generous breakfasts were different each morning and very creatively presented. The friendly staff were always available to help with any needed information. We would only suggest that the owner offer larger soaps in the bathroom and clean or replace the...

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Springfield, Virginia
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Our family truly enjoyed our stay at El Secreto. The rooms were well appointed, clean, and each with a modern bath. The common areas were comfortable and the rooftop terrace was a great place to relax and enjoy the weather. The staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfasts that Christina made were delicious! The central location was close to several...

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Somerville
Reviewed 16 September 2015

My stay in El Secreto, part of the Las Bugambilias hotel group on central Oaxaca, was a delight. Because it was low season the house with three guest rooms was particularly quiet. The staff was there every morning to greet me and make an amazing breakfast, the house was immaculate and very serene. They offered to help organize excursions but...

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Denver, CO
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We loved El Secreto for its modern amenities, great rooftop terrace, amazing breakfasts with both creative and traditional takes on Oaxacan cooking, and the friendly staff. It's a wonderful, tucked-away retreat within walking distance of most of central Oaxaca's attractions and is located across the street from a botanical garden. There are only three rooms and we had the whole...

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 24 August 2015

The staff are all lovely, the breakfast to die for! We were lucky to find this place to stay during our honeymoon. The location is perfect, everything is spotless clean and Cris, Paula and Juan were the best, they cooked amazing breakfast for us every single day. The roof terrace is also amazing! Would definitely be coming back

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Oaxaca, Mexico
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Part of the Las Bugambillas 3 magical guest houses in the Centro Historico of Oaxaca. Every detail attended to, a dedicated staff, beautiful aesthetics, helpful to travelers and regulars alike..magnificent breakfasts. Best locations.

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Davis, California
Reviewed 10 August 2015

All three of the Bed and Breakfasts owned by the same owner of Casa de las Bugambilias (Casa de las Milagros and El Secreto) are the best B&B's in Oaxaca. The homes are beautiful and each bedroom in all of the 3 houses are lovely. The fresh, organic breakfasts are the best and the staff at each home are warm...

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Austin, TX
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Family of four, we recently stayed at El Secreto for a week. We pretty much had the house to ourselves during the week. The staff (Cristina, Cecilia and Juan) took excellent care of us. The breakfasts were delicious. The rooms are comfortable and pleasantly appointed. We loved the patios and the rooftop terrace. It's right across the street from our...

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Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Our stay at El Secreto could not have been more perfect. The staff, Juan, Christina, and Cecilia, made us feel incredibly pampered. The gourmet breakfasts were a feast for both the palette and the eyes. Our room, Azaela, was tastefully decorated, and very comfortable. We definitely want to return to El Secreto, and can highly recommend it to anyone looking...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 12 June 2015

We stayed two days in El Secreto. We had the house to ourselves, which was nice. A lot of thought has been put into the construction. The location was perfect. We walked all over town! We used the services of Rene, their in-house guide. We spent a wonderful day visiting Tlacolula Indian market and Teotitlan del Valle, Mitla and El...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: $104 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“I stayed in two of the three rooms, both of which were very comfortable for two people.”
 of 5 bubbles TextileLover, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“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
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