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Hotel Casa Barbara

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Perfect location on the island near everything. Very clean. Awsome pool.Staff Helpfull. It s a Little paradise. With a great garden.On the island do the tres island tour. It s a Very good hotel. Not on the beach, but the island is so Little, everything is at 3 min away.

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Thank lequienb
OscarValdemar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. We are so happy to read how good it was! And you are so right, everything is only 3 minutes away. So you have the opportunity of knowing more about the local life, which is incredible. Please come back soon!

Powell, Wy.
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small hotel offered everything we needed. While not right on the beach, it was very close. The employees were kind and helpful, and their English was quite good. The small pool was very pretty and inviting. The grounds had nice plantings, and the room was clean and comfortable.

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OscarValdemar, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! We are so glad to read how good it was. And you are so right, we want to offer everything our guests need in a nice place with a gentle service. Please come back soon! Regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

+ nice area + clean and cozy + quiet place to sleep + very good service + nice pool + free coffee and possibility to buy breakfast + cheap and really worth the price! This one was really good catch! It would be nice if hotel provides one bottle of water in the room. Thank you! We had really nice...

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OscarValdemar, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your review! It makes us very happy to read how good you described your experience with us...with a PLUS always! Thank you very much again and please come back soon, now you know where to stay, this is your home in Holbox

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

About 500m from the beach , nice hotel . Spacious and good cleaning . They advertise cable tv but Is only for Spanish speakers which I think is pretty bad . I never bothered with the pitiful breakfast there and was too busy to swim in the pool . The hotel staff were friendly and helpful . However they did...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This was the perfect hotel! It was affordable, the rooms were very clean, the chef made the best food, the staff were all very NICE & helpful!!! The nice part was a huge thing because, unfortunately, the majority of the locals were very rude! seemed as if the people who were not from isla Holbox were so nice. This hotel...

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OscarValdemar, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Hello Olivia! Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! We are happy to read that you found our facility very comfortable. It´s our mission to keep it wonderful for our guests. Regarding the impression you had with the locals, we think you speak about people out of the hotel...if so... we are surprised because people in Holbox...

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The staff at Casa Barbara were very friendly and helpful. The room we stayed in was spacious and cool. The bed was very comfortable and the facilities were great. The courtesy coffee and sweet breads were a nice touch and the surroundings were very calm and pretty. The location of the hotel is perfect, very close to the ferry port...

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OscarValdemar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experiencie with the TripAdvisor community. We are very happy for your comments! The way you describe us is just perfect and what we want people to know. Thank you so much for being here and please come back soon!

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel is 3 blocks away from the ferry and 3 blocks from the downtown ( so everything is in walking distance), rooms are super clean and there are common areas with hammocks/ long chairs and 1 pool, the staff is so friendly and provide you with towels for the beach, welcome water at your room and there is a...

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OscarValdemar, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! We loved that you enjoyed our amenities and of course, the beach only few blocks away. You are so right, we wanted to create a very good option to stay with an affordable price. Please come back soon!

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We arrived last week and it couldn't have been better! We arrived early to check in to our room an to our surprise we were able to check in super early, which I'm not use to considering you have to wait til three to check in to your room! The staff was super friendly and gave us a map to...

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OscarValdemar, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! Please come back soon, now you know the place to stay in Holbox is here...with us. ¡Gracias!

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Reviewed 11 May 2016

We stayed 2 nights at Hotel Casa Barbara at the end of February. We had picked it because of the price, and it was great, and the staff were friendly. It's a short distance from the ferry (25 peso taxi), but could have been walked, if you're willing. This time of year is not when the whale sharks are around....

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OscarValdemar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! Hammocks can be sometimes hard to get in and out but after few times you´re gonna be a pro! Jumping in and out! We promise! Please come back soon!

Punta Arenas, Chile
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We did enjoy our weekend in this hotel. Very close to all restaurants on the Main Street. Room well cleaned, remember to keep the AC on to cool down and dehumidify the air. Nice swimming pool, the breakfast can be improved (only coffee and bread served, we decided to have breakfast outside).

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OscarValdemar, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Casa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We definitely will check the option of adding more to our courtesy morning coffee&bread service. Please come back soon!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Casa Barbara is located at Quintana Roo, Mexico. It offers 22 amply furnished hotel accommodations, all of which have air-conditioned, scenic garden views, free Wi-Fi access, and shower with bathtub. Some of its amenities include a garden, and a swimming pool. While staying here, you can visit some interesting places like Isla Pajaros, Yalahao Lagoon, and Chiquila. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Casa Barbara

Address: Av. Tiburon ballena s/n, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Holbox Island
Price Range: €77 - €125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Casa Barbara 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“the hotels near the ferry which are close to downtown Isla holbox are perfect since everything is there.”
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“We had a room on second floor facing garden. It was adequate.”
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