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Papaya Surf Beach Hotel

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Reviewed 24 January 2010

Good people, clean, nice hotel decoration, good value for money ! Fan are sufficient. you can rent Surf !

1Thank Gazav
Reviewed 23 December 2009

Really good place to stay in Zicatela in front of the beach. The owners are really cool and good people. The place is simple, with the basic accomodations for you to surf your (--) off. Reading some comments before I went, some people mentioned about the room done at 2pm? who cares! it's a surf hostel, it's not resort. Cool...

1Thank RB78PE
Reviewed 8 March 2008

This place if perfect. I recommend walk-in reservation. There are plenty of hotels and hostels on the beach so you can fall back in one of those, if PS doesn't have a room. I paid 10USD/night. It is right on the beach. The rooms are clean. You have the option of personal kitchen and AC, but who would pay extra...

2Thank Logos_8
Mexico City
Reviewed 4 January 2008

The rooms were pretty poor, and not even that clean or well kept. The main problem was the number of complaints about when the room was booked. A lot of people were told that they had booked for the previous night and were made to pay an extra day. Make sure that youget e-mail confirmation about the dates in which...

2Thank bluearmyMexicoCity
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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 15 March 2006

I stayed at the Papaya Surf for three nights and they treated me like a family member. Anything you need, you'll get it there. The rooms are comfortable and clean, and being at the southern side of Playa Zicatela the prices are cheaper than average. The upstairs bar is cosy and laid back, and the restaurant up front serves a...

2Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Buenos Aires
Reviewed 4 January 2006

I check on the web about a Hotel in Puerto Escondido. I saw a few and Papaya surf looks like a clean Hotel with a friendly atmosphere. My advice: Don't go there, it is terrible, rooms are awful, the swimming pool is nothing but a pool of disease and the worst part is that they make do a deposit throw...

5Thank Matias G

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Additional Information about Papaya Surf Beach Hotel

Address: Playa Zicatela, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Puerto Escondido
Price Range: $23 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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“Id recommend one of the roadside upstairs room, sea view from the balcony is very pleasant.”
weapon001, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Looking at Papaya surf from the road the right side of the building gets shade all day and keeps the room nice and cool.”
JenAdz, 16 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Like most any place, you should visually inspect rooms to make sure you are getting what you want. Make sure A/C is running and cold before committing.”
webwide, 16 Jul 2012 | Read review
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