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A superb hotel with very competent and helpful staff. The room (we had the laguna one for 4) was beautiful, very comfortable and the fact that it doesn't have aircon is no problem at all as the fans are very effective and you get the...More
The location is amazing! The restaurant is very good and have a good variety of things to choose and prices. The boat tour is awesome and so is the Paddle experience. Its a magical place. The staff is the nicest!
The hammocks just in front...More
I am tempted to give Rancho Encantado a 5 star review, just because their staff is the nicest. Everyone asks you how are you, from the front desk to the gardeners. They really know what great service means.
We stayed only for 2 nights in...More
This is a fabulous place right on the banks of the laguna. The rooms are spacious and clean, the restaurant is excellent serving great food at a good price, all the staff were helpful and friendly. We only spent one night here but would have...More
I read the other reviews for the hotel, I see that they review the Bacalar lagoon rather than the hotel, so I will focus my review on the hotel.
In a nutshell, Rancho Encatado is your best lodging option in Bacalar. I was able to...More
Price Range:US$129 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class: 2.5 star
Number of rooms: 32
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US$129 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from MADPhilOxon | Reviewed this property |
We had a lagoon master suite for 2 nights (I can't remember the room no., but it was called 'Toh'). This was on the ground floor. It was large and had an inside 'sitting area'. It had lagoon access with a small jetty. It... More
We had a lagoon master suite for 2 nights (I can't remember the room no., but it was called 'Toh'). This was on the ground floor. It was large and had an inside 'sitting area'. It had lagoon access with a small jetty. It did not have a plunge pool (I did not see any rooms that had this facility.
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"Go for a lagoon room with a balcony. We didnt see people swimming from their jetties."