Honestly, I don't understand what all that hype is all about and why they are sooo heavily booked all the time, even during the low season.
We just showed up there and they lady said she could accomodate us only for 2 nights (we needed 3), as she is completely booked with the group coming on a third day. Ok, no problem. On a third day we moved to a neighbour's property, hotel "Balcon del Mar" which is a much better option in every aspect (they have mini fridges in a room, very nice and clean communal kitchen, bigger bathrooms) and charge less for essentially the same room.
Anyway, our room was very basic with a tiny bathroom - one person could barely fit in there. No mosquito nets. They charge 5 dollars extra for the breakfast (if you want one) - we opted out. You can not use there kitchen (which was a bummer, since we were travelling with a 2 year old kid). Since our room was facing the house where owners stayed, we were subjected to listen to their TV with them. ((( (hate that)
On a positive side: rooms cleaned daily. Towels changed daily and the maid makes those fancy swans out of them .)) There is a nice little patio with a plastic table/chairs by each room, so you can seat there (if mosquitoes don't get you before).
This property did not work for me at all. Sorry.
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