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Holbox Hotel Mawimbi

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Windsor, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best places I have stayed in all my travel around Australia and the world. The ocean view room overlooking paradise is heaven! Words cannot explain the view of the ocean, palm trees, and hammocks as you look out your back door. The reception staff are beyond helpful, friendly and welcoming. You feel like family immediately....

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Antigonish, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2017

First time in Isla Holbox & Hotel (Posada) Mawimbi. My girlfriend's grandparents have been coming to Holbox for over 15 years. We were invited to come down with them this year and it did not disappoint! We stayed in the Crab room. What an amazing view! The staff were absolutely amazing. Perfect size of hotel if you're looking for some...

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txaps1234
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We just returned from our stay at Hotel Mawimbi almost a week ago and I am already dreaming of going back. Our room was Mawibini and we couldn't have been happier with it. The room was the perfect size and it was clear every detail was carefully put together. Everything about our stay was intimate and relaxing. The entire staff...

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4Thank Alyssa S
Edinburgh
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Our second time in Holbox but first time at the Mawimbi. Hotel staff fantastic. Very friendly and always a smile for you. Good breakfast with fresh fruit every day. Cooked food extra if you fancied something a bit different. Great spot on the beach with comfortable sunbeds and a nice stroll into town. The room we had was fairly basic,...

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2Thank DOTIAINEDINBURGH
Sea Girt, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My husband and I stayed at Mawimbi for 11 nights in January with our 2 adult children joining us for the last 7 nights. I can't say enough about how beautiful and relaxing this small hotel is. We had "Shell" room which is right on the beach and has a lovely patio for 2 looking out at the beautiful sea!...

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8Thank KGH12345
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We had a wonderful stay at Mawimbi, my boyfriend and I stayed in the Flamingo room, it was comfortable and clean. The staff at the hotel are very warm, welcoming and helpful. With so few rooms, it feels quiet and tranquil it never felt crowded or busy and the garden/restaurant area on the beach is a relaxing place to enjoy....

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5Thank phillysquirrel
Edmonds, Washington
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stayed 10 nights, but wished we could have stayed longer. The staff was excellent, all of them! The restaurant guys were great and the women that worked at the front office made us feel right at home. The rooms we stayed in were both great. One was beachfront and one was on the top floor (2nd). This was like Cancun...

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2Thank wildassmom
Europe
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We stayed at Posada Mawimbi for 2 days only. The place is located in a luscious, tropical garden. The room was on the somewhat smaller side than we were accustomed to. We stayed in the seahorse room. Which is facing the street and this does come with the noise from the street. Too bad we we were not assigned to...

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1Thank nics77
New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Just got back from an amazing New Year's Vacation on Holbox and stayed at the lovely Hotel Mawimbi. I seriously cannot recommend this hotel more highly- from start to finish the staff there took care of everything. Seamless pickup from the airport in Cancun to the ferry in Chiquila to the taxi in Holbox, everything was incredibly smooth. We arrived...

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5Thank BrklynTraveler101
Sydney
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We spent four nights of our honeymoon at Mawimbi and couldn't have asked for anything more. Booking was seamless; Jeevyl and all of the front desk staff were so helpful and prompt in answering questions we had. We were glad to have the airport transfer arranged as we arrived in the afternoon and wouldn't have enjoyed navigating our way to...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mawimbi is a small charming tropical "hotelito" with only 10 rooms, built in the middle of a lush tropical garden located in the beautiful white beach of Holbox Island in Mexico Hotel facilities includes 2,500 square meters (8200 feet) of beach with wood sunbeds, hammocks and swing beds. This palm shaded beachfront oasis lies just beyond the outskirts of Holbox town, only two blocks distant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holbox Hotel Mawimbi

Address: Calle Igualdad s/n, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Holbox Island
Price Range: $101 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Hotel Holbox Island
Holbox Island Hotel Mawimbi
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Holbox Island
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“Upper rooms facing the beach!”
wkotch, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great - just steps to the beach!”
268gails, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“book a larger than the standard room”
DOTIAINEDINBURGH, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I loved the beachfront rooms, just steps to the sand and hammock.”
wildassmom, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the seashell room.”
BrklynTraveler101, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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