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El Secreto

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We spent three days at El Secreto, having decided to go with the Getaway Package. As part of this package, all meals were included, including soft drinks and draft beer. It also included a half-day snorkelling trip and a massage treatment, a romantic meal (see...More

2  Thank JT-says
Response from Pabell A, Director of Sales at El SecretoResponded 8 December 2017

Dear Joe, We are glad you enjoyed our little piece of paradise. Thank you for taking the time to review El Secreto, we work very hard to make our guests live a magical experience. We hope to host you on your next trip to La...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

DO NOT BOOK THIS HOTEL. It is super farm from san pedro water taxi ( where you have to be for all the tours ) and each trip you have to do will cost you more than a day at the hotel. Even though they...More

4  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I found El Secreto that a friend of mine stayed there on one of their vacations. There are definitely many pros and a couple of cons with this place. Pros: The staff was SUPER nice and friendly. I was mostly in contact with Estell via...More

Thank Joan L
Response from Pabell A, Director of Sales at El SecretoResponded 31 August 2017

Dear Joan, Thank you for taking the time to review El Secreto, we are glad you have enjoyed your stay in our little piece of paradise... We hope to be the host on your next trip to La Isla Bonita. Greetings from Paradise...

Reviewed 11 August 2017

Bugs falling from thatched ceiling onto bed, sand fleas were a big problem despite fumigating every night that we could smell in our room. Beach was filled with trash!! Too isolated with only one restaurant, very limited menu. And finally check your final bill as...More

3  Thank l00kyl0u
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed for three nights in a lakeside villa. The staff was fantastic and thoughtful. Could not have been nicer. But the place was dead. Sure it was July and off season but the remoteness coupled with the lack of guests gave the place a sad...More

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Pool
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$405 - US$703 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Luxury Hotel in San Pedro
#10 Spa Hotel in San Pedro
#39 On the Beach Hotel in San Pedro
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$405 - US$703 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Luxury Hotel in San Pedro
#10 Spa Hotel in San Pedro
#39 On the Beach Hotel in San Pedro
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Lauren B
3 December 2017|
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Response from JT-says | Reviewed this property |
We had no problem with network coverage (we have British phones). The Wifi is really strong across the whole resort. Have an amazing time, it's beautiful!
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jessica k
23 July 2017|
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Response from Vicky F | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely wonderful small things weren't but overall wonderful
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Tonia W
4 July 2017|
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Response from Brezeis | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I did'nt see any, but what I mostly see it was lizard besides that nothing else, the place is really nice and food and drinks are excellent and the service to.
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"I'd go for a Oceanfront or Tropical Villa, the Lakefront ones didn't have as nice of a view."
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