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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 8 nights at this hotel, we slept well and really enjoyed being right on the beach once we stepped out of our room. Free breakfast is kinda small but it does the job (barely two fruit portions per person, fruit water glass, coffee and two dry toasts with marmalade and unsalted butter). Expect to be hungry again after...

1Thank Anne-Sophie P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed three nights and loved everything except the rude neighbor behind our hotel. He played very loud music until 3 am. We complained the next day and the manager offered a free dinner for two. Breakfast is included and featured fresh fruits, great bread and freshly squeezed papaya or watermelon juice. The staff was quite pleasant although the waiters...

3Thank Joe M
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel with friendly staff directly at the beach with lots of free sunbeds, chairs and hammocks. The location has pros and cons - it is close to everything (main plaza one minute away), however the water is not as good as up the coast - however the beach is wide and kept very well. A breakfast consisting of...

1Thank garfieldpbj
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Positive: rooms were clean, they have mosquito nets, A/C and are directly at the beach. Negative: the hotel is directly next to a bar with live music every day till 1am in the night. And in the morning around 6.30 the fishermen start their day, shout and are very noisy. So it's very hard to have a good sleep. In...

1Thank Att85
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The title says everything there is to say: we like it here, the rooms with beach view are amazing, but breakfast is rather tiny and the service is rather average for Mexico (which means it is rather bad when compared to similar destinations in Asia).

1Thank D. Berno L
Monterrey, Mexico
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This little hotel is in a great spot. Right on the beach and a couple of blocks from downtown. We stayed in a second floor beachfront room with a beautiful balcony and view. They included a continental breakfast that we completed with "huevos motuleños", the restaurant have a great chef and the food was outstanding! Sometimes the fruit water wasn't...

1Thank Ferminator
Den Dolder, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I really do not understand the good appraisals of this hotel. It is old, dark, and situated at the wrong place on the beach where all the seeweet comes together. You have to,go swimming at the neighbours! So my advice, look for places north of this hotel.

1Thank rijnafreek
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I have visited this perfect island for the last 11 years. Amaite Hotel is a great hotel that we found four years ago. The hotel is right on the beach and a block from the center of town. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is included in the price of the room and includes fresh fruit and a...

1Thank CathyButler123
Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Step out of your room and onto a beautiful beach with warm blue water. What a great place to stay. 3brm suite has a large private garden area with table and chairs with a hammock. Waiters serve on your private beach and their beachfront restaurant is great. Staff is very helpful from the front desk to the bar.

1Thank arnold s
Texcoco, Mexico
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We have stayed at Amaite twice - once at the end of October in 2015 and for Easter week of 2016. Both times I found the staff to be beyond accommodating. Both times I arrived exhausted and the staff did everything to make me as comfortable as possible. The first time telling us to check in the next morning because...

1Thank Cacahuacintle44

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Holbox beach Amaite Hotel graciously stands on the seashore of one Mexico's most beautiful and uncrowded islands, an oasis for travelers who enjoy comfort and the natural beauty of a destination unknown so far by most people. Holbox Island's bird watching, fishing and fine sand beaches will delight you while staying at Faro Viejo Hotel, our comfortable accommodations include double and triple rooms, with air conditioning or fans, and air-conditioned suites and flats. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amaite Hotel & Spa

Address: Avenida Benito Juarez Playa s/n, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico (Formerly Faro Viejo Hotel)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Holbox Island
Price Range: €139 - €418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Amaite Hotel & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Hotel Faro Viejo
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#4 Spa Hotel in Holbox Island
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Holbox Island
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“All rooms face the beach. Just a matter of number of beds and sitting area. We stayed in the apartment with kitchen and living area.”
 of 5 bubbles Cacahuacintle44, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are comfortable and have ocean beach vistas - the suites are first class!”
 of 5 bubbles BrightHour, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“All 2nd floor rooms have great ocean views from balconies thru the palm trees.”
  • All second floor rooms have a similar view. You can hear the waves at night. Good screens.
 of 5 bubbles JamesK134, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“If travelling with kids try and stay on ground floor as It has a little private sand area in front of room.”
 of 5 bubbles AlbertaRiderfan, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ground level is great because you are practically on the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Javintheair, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
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