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Playa Escondida

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guest services”(31 reviews)
“love nest”(29 reviews)
“private beach”(44 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We just returned from our 8 night trip and are already looking to book next year! The reviews are spot on - this is an amazing place. The service impeccable, staff was outstanding and I cannot say enough about the food. We ate out a...More

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Thank Jennifer F
Response from zengeist, General Manager at Playa EscondidaResponded 1 March 2018

Jennifer thank you for taking the time to share this review with us all, our staff gives the best of themselves to create an environment for relaxation, also our restaurant isn't for making profit but to add to the experience and I am happy to...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018

By far one of the best places we have been to. We so enjoyed the beautiful views, whale and sunset watching and relaxing on the private beach. The staff was absolutely amazing and the hotel grounds and rooms are well kept and clean. The rooms...More

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Response from zengeist, General Manager at Playa EscondidaResponded 28 February 2018

Heather we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, we give our best so you can have the best experience while with us, thank you taking the time to share with us all your thoughts about our paradise and your...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This is an absolutely lovely resort. We stayed for four nights, as a last stop on our trip, and wish we’d have had more time there. The staff is wonderful. They are friendly and accommodating in every possible way. The restaurant is excellent, as it...More

1  Thank Traci H
Response from zengeist, General Manager at Playa EscondidaResponded 21 February 2018

Traci, like you mentioned, we aren't the typical high-rise hotel, we try to create experiences unique to each person and our beautiful paradise and staff make sure of that. We are surrounded by nature and we try not to modify it but adapt to it,...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018

A truly special place made even better by all the staff. The staff warmed my heart. Our 8 year old son was welcomed. Beach was very nice, even though the week we were there was too rough to swim. But the pools were perfect. Incredible...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

We stayed here with a large group back in November for a friends wedding. We had an incredible time. The rooms are lovely, the food and drinks are really great. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The beach is so nice and the location really...More

Thank Leslie M
Response from zengeist, General Manager at Playa EscondidaResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you for your words Leslie, it was a great pleasure to us to have been part of such special and important event, and we are glad you left with a great memory. We send you warm greetings from our Playa Escondida!

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Awards & Recognition
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
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 100 - USD 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
Details
Price range
USD 100 - USD 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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radishbk
27 March 2018|
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Response from Traci H | Reviewed this property |
No mountain lions. We weren’t even advised this was a possibility. We did have some coati encounters, but they are harmless - pretty smart, too. They ate our packets of sugar, but spit the artificial sweetener packets out... More
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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
14 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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