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    Gloria's Shambhala

    Playa Zipolite | Apto. Postal 68, Pochutla, Zipolite 70904, Mexico
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Pool & Beach (4)
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    Overview

    • Excellent11%
    • Very good55%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible33%
    1 Mar 2017
    “Incredibly special place”
    17 Oct 2016
    “Amazing view”
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
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    El Alquimista Yoga & Spa
    291 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Zipolite
     
    Posada Buena Vida
    126 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Zipolite
     
    Bahia de la Luna
    299 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Puerto Angel
     
    Cabanas Biuzaa'
    61 reviews
    #5 of 17 Speciality lodging in Zipolite
     
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    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    The views and the staff and accommodation and the meditation hill are just a few of the endearing features of Shambhala. The detail in the pathways and adorable buildings speaks of love and attention. You must make this a stay on your journey into Mexicos...More

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    Reviewed 17 October 2016

    Probably the best view from a hostel I've ever had. We've met Pablo, a brazilian guy, and chat, very friendly guy fro iowa. Definitely one of the best experience we've had in Mexico, straight on the beach.Amazing!

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    Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

    My wife and I had a fantastic stay at Shambhala a few years ago and were excited to return. Sadly Shambhala has faded and I wouldn't recommend staying here. The place is empty and appears to no longer be maintained. The restaurant only offers a...More

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    Reviewed 23 March 2015

    I really like Shambhala for various reasons. The views from the restaurant and the rooms are great. Shambhala is situated on the side of a hill just above the west end of the beach and provides a wonderful vantage point to watch the ocean, the...More

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    Reviewed 6 July 2012

    It's dirty, uncomfortable, but the worst part is the terrible service they have, you couldn't pay me to stay there again.

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    Response from gottakeepup, Public Relations Manager at Gloria's Shambhala

    We're sorry you had a less than pleasant experience at Shambhala. During your visit we were recovering from Hurrican Carlotta, which struck Playa Zipolite in June of 2012. We continue to recover from the property damage the hurricane brought.

    El Alquimista Yoga & Spa
    291 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Zipolite
     
    Posada Buena Vida
    126 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Zipolite
     
    Bahia de la Luna
    299 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Puerto Angel
     
    Cabanas Biuzaa'
    61 reviews
    #5 of 17 Speciality lodging in Zipolite
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$4 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Southern Mexico >
    • Oaxaca >
    • Zipolite
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    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
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    "ask for the hobbit houses ;)"
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    "Ask someone there to show you the different options"
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    "Get the one with the best view"
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