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Holbox Island: Tours & Tickets

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Holbox Island, Mexico
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All reviews laid back white sandy beaches in recent years heaven on earth other parts of mexico slow down large pot great place to unwind golf carts and bikes the main strip great food and drinks rent bikes minute ferry ride soft sand most beautiful places i have ever quintana roo small hotels
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Holbox was just as I had hoped. Rustic, but with local character. The island was beautiful, but with plenty of local color.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ginnyhorton60
Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing beachfront hotel. Everyone travels by golf carts so no pollution. Beware bumpy roads might knock you off the cart! Luxury accommodations but worth the extra money. The water is the main attraction in Holbox so stay as close to it as possible, otherwise not...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank LISA D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to escape the hustle of Cancun book yourself on the Holbox pronounced Holbosh island tour, it takes about two 2 hours from Cancun but it is worth it. You will see traditional Mexican living on this unspoilt island which is also a...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Kerkey1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place will remain in my heart forever! Beautiful beaches, warm ocean, so many different type of birds, small cute hotels, an exotic vibes everywhere and also excellent food! But be careful on the ferry from Chiquila to Hotbox....The luggage goes in the hold. Mine...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank monia891
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

two days are enough...for us no more, thank you. Prices are high, no possible to swim as the sand underwater is smoochie kind of mug...you can walk over the water for km and the water still remains the same...knee cm

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank MarcoBrevi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the minute we booked to come to Mexico and stay in Playacar, the one excursion I wanted to do was visit Holbox island. I'd read the reviews and seen the endless pictures but just wanted to see it for myself, so glad I did....More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank blondesx50x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I went on a day visit to Holbox Island. Firstly we were picked up at our resort by minibus and went on to board a very fast fishing boat over to Holbox Island. It is such a lovely unspoilt place. I must...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Marie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last here in 2005 and pleasantly surprised of how the unique charm of Holbox has endured despite more people and more varied lodgings . Still unpaved streets with potholes. More taxis than before, yet the warmth of the people has remained as we experienced first...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank RegD1945
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 9 days on Holbox-it was not long enough! We were so relaxed and completely stress less-work and real life just melted away! The beaches are amazing-white and not crowded. The water was perfect. We had several excursions which were all fantastic. Town is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Geri J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning Island with sandy beaches, wild flamingos, strange fish in the sea and great people. The views are cool wherever you are and some of the local stores sell some interesting things to bring home. Must be the most amazing place we've visited yet. It...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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ShelleyT142
September 18, 2019|
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Response from heidisiri2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, from the ferry to our Hotel which was a 5 min ride + it’s about 2-3 US dollars. From our hotel and to “remote” beaches we paid max 2-4 US dollars. Including tips. It is very very inexpensive with the golf carts. Did not... More
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In July there was no seaweed.
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July 4, 2019|
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Response from LookingForFamilyFun | Reviewed this property |
I mean Mayans Explorers! We've done a lot of snorkeling and our guide at Puerto Morelos through Mayans Explorers was the absolute best we've ever had...he knew all about the fish and corals...and our day trip to Chichen Itza... More
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