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Posada Mexico
Ranked #3 of 15 Zipolite B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 11 January 2010

We called from Europe to make a reservation for the busy time between Christmas and New Year. The owner (Marisol) guaranteed a cabana arriving. We called a few times and also from the airport. When we arrived she didn't have a cabana and only could offer a hammock! Because it's was New Year it was impossible to find another place to stay. Very unreliable woman. Never go there!

Stayed: December 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 3 June 2009

We stayed in the room with a private bathroom. The room had a very open feel with no glass in the windows, just shutters. Our room had a small area with hammock and deck chair surrounded by plants. The room was clean and colourful and decorated with traditional textiles. The bed had a mosquito net provided.

The location was fantastic, right on the beach, and within minutes of places to eat. Our visit was in low season and the restaurant / bar didn't seem to be open all throughout the day but served a great breakfast.

  • Stayed: February 2009, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Lauraandjoe
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Reviewed 12 December 2008

This is a really gorgeous posada, and I'd highly recommend it. We stayed in the sea-view room, which was 400 Mexican pesos (about £20 a night). For that you get a large room, with a mosquito net over the bed, a balcony on the beach and an en-suite bathroom. This is a budget traveller choice, so there's no hot water, but it's so hot in Zipolite, that isn't a problem.

Other cheaper rooms are set in a lovely garden – the really simple ones with a shared bathroom are only 200 pesos a night, and each has a hammock hanging outside.

The owners are charming and create a lovely easy-going atmosphere. The restaurant serves juices, milkshakes, cocktails and fantastic Italian food, and they have a lovely area on the beach with deckchairs, palm-covered parasols and straw mats for sunbathing.

Extra touches included free snacks whenever you ordered cocktails and free still water in your room. One of the owners, Marisole, even took me along to her yoga class down the beach, which I'd really recommend. All-in-all, I couldn't recommend Zipolite, or Pousada Mexico enough. We stayed in Mazunte, and visited San Agustinillio (two beaches nearby), and I'd recommend Zipolite over both of them.

  • Stayed: December 2008, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 May 2017
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Room Tip: Cualquier habitación te da la tranquilidad que necesitas cuando buscas salir de la ciudad.
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  • Stayed: March 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: April 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 13 April 2017
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Stayed: April 2017
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Reviewed 4 April 2017
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  • Stayed: November 2016, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Posada Mexico

Address: Calle del Adoquin | Col. Roca Blanca s/n, Zipolite 70904, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Zipolite
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #3 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Zipolite
Price Range: £32 - £35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Posada Mexico 4*
Number of rooms: 13
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located on the beach, Posada Mexico is in Zipolite best location, on Main Street. In our beautiful inn there is a great Pacific Ocean view and is built around a beautiful sand garden, where you can see a great variety of flowers and cactus. Our cabins are fresh and Cozy, have free Wi-Fi, fan, mosquito net, safe box and a careful daily cleaning service, each one has a private terrace with hammock , beach chair & sea view, so you can relax all day. The restaurant where you can enjoy delicious dishes, is located on the beach. All year round Mexican and Italian style breakfast are served, from November to Easter as well as during summer is open for dinner, where you will find Italian food, wood-fired oven pizzas and delicious natural fruit cocktails. ... more   less 
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