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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving at the coast from the mountains, our van spit us out, a bit dizzy, from the ride from Oaxaca City. The charm of Bambu Ecocabanas, with the sparkling Pacific just yards fro our door, a funky, spacious communal kitchen, airy rooms and the unflappable Memo, soon won us over. It is no wonder that many of the guest we...

Thank Libby A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is perfect. We had planned to stay a couple days and then travel a little more around Oaxaca. Not only did we not want to leave San Agustinillo we didn't want to leave Bambu! It doesn't get much better than this, so we extended as long as we could. Even the "budget" room that we stayed in the...

Thank Brendan T
Manhattan, Kansas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting is perfect for relaxation; shade when needed, sun when wanted, and ocean breezes. Bambu is a small hotel with friendly staff. We had a second floor room and absolutely loved it! We slept with the balcony doors open and were wooed to sleep by the sound of the ocean. I will definitely go back!

Thank cshoemak
Paris, France
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This place is just perfect! The cabins are spacious, beds are comfortable, safety box, very clean, mosquito net, plenty room to store your things, and our bedroom had a good size balcony. There is a functioning communal kitchen and plenty of space to seat on the beach. The common grounds are clean. This place has no restaurant, compared to other...

Thank lizzethva
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I stayed 4 nights at Bambu, and felt that it was perfect. I really enjoyed the tranquil environment and all the staff were super chill and attentive to my needs. I stayed in a ´smaller´room upstairs with a balcony and only had to walk downstairs and 10 feet to get to the beach. It´s nice that they have a communal...

Thank Susanna B
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Bambu for 8 nights as a solo traveller early Dec 2016. I became aware of San Agustinillo because of the yoga and meditation center Hridaya. It is a very small coastal village so there isn't an abundance of accommodation - which can only be a good thing as the place wouldn't be the same if overrun with...

Thank chocbloc
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We loved the Bambu! First trip to Mexico as a family -- two adults, two teenagers -- hoping to avoid the whole all-inclusive scene.After many online searches and convos with friends who know Mexico, Bambu was the perfect pick! We liked the fact that Bambu is locally owned (yay, for Memo!), natural building materials, right on the beach, had space...

1Thank ccullen2016
Guillermo E, Propietario at Bambu, responded to this review

Great!!, we are so happy to know that you really enjoyed our paradise, and it will make us more happy to see you again. We send you many thanks and sun shines from all Bambu' s team. See you soon!!

Story, Wyoming
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Bambu', and the little town of San Agustinillo was exactly what we had envisioned and wanted. The room was light and airy and absolutely delightful. Memo is a terrific host - speaks English. We also enjoyed the in-house kitchen. The beach is long and lovely for walking, but the waves are almost too rambunctious for swimming. Perfect for boogie-boarding, however....

Thank tupelok
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Although not The Holiday Inn in any form or fashion, Bambu offers its guests a little bit of heaven in rustic Mexico. The bedrooms are cleaned everyday. It is very peaceful and quiet and within walking distance to local restaurants. If you want to go to Mazunte or Zipolite, camionetas run every 15 minutes and can pick up up right...

Thank Bill1111
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 21 March 2016

I loved my stay here, It's on the best stretch of the beach with plenty of hammocks and beds to lie on for relaxing by the ocean. And the bed i had in the spacious cabana was extremely comfortable and close to the beach so you could be lulled by the surge at night. Memo (the owner) is a wonderful...

Thank lauhickey

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Additional Information about Bambu

Address: Main Rd | Conocido, San Agustinillo, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > San Agustinillo
Price Range: $82 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Try for a second floor room for more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles cshoemak, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in both a downstairs room and an upstairs room. We LOVED the upstairs room and would recommend it to anyone.”
 of 5 bubbles tupelok, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“There are eight rooms total. One or two on the lower level are right on the beach, and several are upstairs w/ balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Bill1111, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We stayed at a two story cabin, it had a big balcony with chairs and a hammock. Great if youre traveling with another couple.”
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 of 5 bubbles U2088ZFanac, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are the best”
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 of 5 bubbles Natfri, 2 Apr 2015 | Read review
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