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That is exactly what this magical place feels like....home. It's hard to imagine it is even real, considering how stunningly beautiful and unique it is. So much attention to detail, so much care for the environment and such kindness from Moe and Lou. Breakfast is...More
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Response from selvamariposa, Owner at La Selva MariposaResponded 13 January 2017
We love hearing that this was the best vacation ever, and that we helped make it so!
You said it was hard to imagine it was real, but yet it was real. Having guests like yourselves reaffirms that we, as inn keepers , are living...More
This is the best Bed&Breakfast we have ever stayed at. Moe and Lou are the best hosts you can have, and they make sure that your needs are met and that you feel most welcome. We stayed for 10 days and they made sure we...More
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Response from selvamariposa, Owner at La Selva MariposaResponded 7 January 2017
oh how wonderful that you took the time after your long trip back to Denmark to write such a stunning review. We truly appreciate it. We do love sharing our little B&B in the Mayan jungle with such wonderful travelers as yourselves. In fact, your...More
We stayed here over Thanksgiving weekend and could not have been more pleased. What Lou and Moe have done is simply incredible - a magical oasis tucked away in the middle of the Mexican jungle where you feel like you're miles away from anything and...More
Response from selvamariposa, Owner at La Selva MariposaResponded 2 December 2016
Thanks so much for your glowing review. We appreciate all the details you included. We are passionate about our little paradise in the Mayan jungle and love sharing it with travelers from all over the world.
When you arrived without a car, you felt you...More
This b & b was wonderful. The setting can't be beat. It is right off the road from Tulum to Coba ruins. Lou and Mo are great hosts and will give advise on day trips. The breakfasts are well prepared and nicely presented. Our room...More
Response from selvamariposa, Owner at La Selva MariposaResponded 9 November 2016
Good morning. Thanks so much for your concise review of your stay with us at La Selva Mariposa. You mentioned so much of what travelers are wondering about when they are looking for a place, off the beaten path, to book for their vacation. There...More
I never tire of this place. Each time I come there is something new. I always use the same word to describe it, magical. But in reality no words can do it justice. The rooms are exquisite, the property gorgeous, pools and jacuzzi amazing, breakfast...More
Response from selvamariposa, Owner at La Selva MariposaResponded 7 November 2016
So glad you decided to return, as Lou and I were in the states when you visited last year. Julio was delighted to take care of your needs while you were here, and we were excited to be able to meet you in person this...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Refrigerator in room
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US$87 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Yes, it is safe to drive from Tulum to Valladolid. We will recomend you to drive in the day instead of driving in the night.
Make sure to fill the tank, pay in cash and you will be there in less than 2 hours.