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    Genesis Eco-Oasis

    Ek Balam Village | Next to the archaeological zone, Ek Balam, Ek Balam Village 97743, Mexico
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (181)
          Room & Suite (49)
          Pool & Beach (26)
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          Overview
          • Excellent64%
          • Very good20%
          • Average8%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible4%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Family Rooms
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
          Laundry Service
          Babysitting
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          Dolcemente Ek Balam
          14 reviews
          #2 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Ek Balam Village
           
          Cabanas Uh Najil Ek Balam
          27 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in Temozon
           
          Hostel Candelaria
          536 reviews
          #2 of 15 hotels in Valladolid
           
          Zentik Boutique Hotel
          188 reviews
          #3 of 15 hotels in Valladolid
           
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          1 - 5 of 185 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I would be lying if I said my husband and three university aged kids were not apprehensive about spending our one week vacation at Genesis Eco-Oasis. Since being back the chatter coming from them when we get together and when I hear them sharing information...More

          Thank X9803CLsandram
          Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

          Great staff and owner. I will recommend this place to everyone. It is in a quaint Mayan village right next to the Ek Balam ruins. Less famous than Chichen Itza but wonderful as the ruins are less spread out and without all the vendors. The...More

          Thank waveride
          Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

          This place is an oasis in the jungle. The owner and staff are extremely accommodating! This is a unique and unforgettable place to stay. My girls and I stayed in the Birdhouse which is a treehouse with a loft, private bathroom, outdoor shower and balcony...More

          Thank Jessica B
          Response from Lee C, Owner at Genesis Eco-OasisResponded 16 April 2017

          Hi Jessica, It is so rewarding to see children light up when we let out "the menagerie". What a great group we had during your stay and thanks for making it memorable for us as well. I hope you returned to spring in Alberta.

          Reviewed 16 February 2017

          We loved staying at Ek Balam for a few nights in the middle of our Yucatan adventure. It is impossible not to completely relax and let go there. This is the closest we came to being immersed in true Yucatan culture during our trip. Lee...More

          Thank Sabina B
          Response from Lee C, Owner at Genesis Eco-OasisResponded 16 April 2017

          We love our NY guests. Thanks Sabina. I hope you have been making your empanadas for family and friends now that you know how. It was fun seeing how everyone who participated, in spite of any language differences, became instant friends and shared laughs with...More

          Reviewed 13 February 2017

          This little walled in oasis in the small village of Ek Balaam is beautiful. The rooms/cottages were comfortable and nicely done, the spring fed pool was fabulous to dive in to. Breakfast, included in the price, was meager and not so great. Dinners, which were...More

          Thank Jan C
          Response from Lee C, Manager at Genesis Eco-OasisResponded 16 April 2017

          Arrrgh, Jan, I hope those weren´t our bikes you rented! (Good thing the Yucatan is flat). It was great to see you and your son spending time together and next time you come I will treat you to farm eggs with chaya/moringa, some fresh fruit...More

          Dolcemente Ek Balam
          14 reviews
          #2 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Ek Balam Village
           
          Cabanas Uh Najil Ek Balam
          27 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in Temozon
           
          Hostel Candelaria
          536 reviews
          #2 of 15 hotels in Valladolid
           
          Zentik Boutique Hotel
          188 reviews
          #3 of 15 hotels in Valladolid
           
          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Breakfast Available
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$50 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
          • Location
          • Mexico >
          • Yucatan Peninsula >
          • Yucatan >
          • Ek Balam Village
          • Also Known As
          • Genesis Eco-Oasis Hotel Ek Balam Village
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          Traveller (181)
          Room & Suite (49)
          Pool & Beach (26)
          Dining (15)
          Hotel & Grounds (136)
          Bathroom (4)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          SushNewYork
          Hello , would like to know transportation options like Taxi,or other shared transportation options etc from Cancun to the place and how much will it cost ?
          22 April 2017|
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          Response from Lee C | Property representative |
          A taxi from the airport, here will be considerably more expensive than the other direction (due to regulations and licencing required to pick up passengers at the airport). A taxi from Genesis to the airport will take just... More
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          Vorpax
          I am looking at staying there in early November, we want to spend dia de los muertos at the ruins. How would we get there from Meirda with no car? Will cabs go out there?
          9 April 2017|
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          Response from Lee C | Property representative |
          If you write to us directly, I have a few attachments and maps I can send you. It is part of our arrivals package but you may find it helpful.
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          Room Tips
          "I wish we had been in an upstairs room but I loved the coziness of our netted canopy bed."
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          "All rooms (cabanas) look out into the central garden. One cabana has a second floor that overlooks the street..."
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          "Just spring for the birdhouse if available."
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          "All rooms are wonderful and unique- review pictures on website"
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