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Playa Escondida

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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“love nest”(29 reviews)
“private beach”(44 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

Playa Escondida is a jungle beach resort with whimsical rooms, a private beach, small infinity pool, awesome service and amazing food. It is located about 45 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta within a 5 minute drive from Sayulita Beach. This is not the St. Regis...More

7  Thank Arie K
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed in Playa Escondida for 3 nights, best experience ever. Secluded, private, not crowded. Staff is extremely helpful, everyone speaks several languages. Restaurant has really good chef, food is delicious. The ocean and the beach is just like you would imagine they would be in...More

2  Thank Denis S
Reviewed 13 August 2015

My wife and I got married at Playa Escondida in April 2015. Everything was perfect and we cannot say enough about how much we love this place. In short, the resort is amazing…and the employees are so friendly and helpful they make your stay unforgettable....More

8  Thank David F
Reviewed 2 August 2015

My wife and I stayed at Playa Escondida mid July. She wrote a short review of the resort and how great it was. We wanted to review again......From the moment we stepped out of our shuttle until the moment we left, we felt like we...More

4  Thank Marvin T
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I cannot even begin to describe the frustration and hurt that this resort cost me and my fiance. I talked with the manager approx. 20 times on the phone about holding my wedding there. NEVER once did he mention that I had to rent out...More

29  Thank Tarzzanna
Response from zen_geist, Owner at Playa EscondidaResponded 3 August 2015

I am truly sorry for the misunderstandings that have caused you so much of a problem. We sometimes accept weddings of up to 20 persons for which we can segregate part of the resort in order to not disturb the rest of our guests. For...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Spa
Bar/Lounge
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Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$100 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sayulita
#1 Spa Hotel in Sayulita
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$100 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sayulita
#1 Spa Hotel in Sayulita
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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radishbk
26 March 2018|
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Response from Traci H | Reviewed this property |
No mountain lions. We weren’t even advised this was a possibility. We did have some coati encounters, but they are harmless - pretty smart, too. They ate our packets of sugar, but spit the artificial sweetener packets out... More
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CarolBradyGonzalez
8 February 2018|
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Response from bermurray | Reviewed this property |
You need to understand what PE is all about. This is a quiet, intimate peaceful experience unlike what you may have seen on Bachelor in Paradise. If you want to party, go into town, a $5 cab ride. That is where all the... More
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CarolBradyGonzalez
13 January 2018|
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Response from hal0072017 | Reviewed this property |
With regard to the comment "this person hasn't even been to Sayulita", the above person is wrong. During our stay at Playa Escondida we frequented both Sayulita and San Pedro. In fact, we observed where the river at Sayulita... More
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