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    Gloria's Shambhala

    Playa Zipolite | Apto. Postal 68, Pochutla, Zipolite 70904, Mexico
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    1 Mar 2017
    “Incredibly special place”
    17 Oct 2016
    “Amazing view”
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    1 - 5 of 8 reviews

    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    The views and the staff and accommodation and the meditation hill are just a few of the endearing features of Shambhala. The detail in the pathways and adorable buildings speaks of love and attention. You must make this a stay on your journey into Mexicos...More

    Thank AmandaBonella
    Reviewed 17 October 2016

    Probably the best view from a hostel I've ever had. We've met Pablo, a brazilian guy, and chat, very friendly guy fro iowa. Definitely one of the best experience we've had in Mexico, straight on the beach.Amazing!

    1  Thank Luke L
    Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

    My wife and I had a fantastic stay at Shambhala a few years ago and were excited to return. Sadly Shambhala has faded and I wouldn't recommend staying here. The place is empty and appears to no longer be maintained. The restaurant only offers a...More

    6  Thank SpokeyDokeys
    Reviewed 24 March 2015

    I really like Shambhala for various reasons. The views from the restaurant and the rooms are great. Shambhala is situated on the side of a hill just above the west end of the beach and provides a wonderful vantage point to watch the ocean, the...More

    2  Thank Rand G
    Reviewed 6 July 2012

    It's dirty, uncomfortable, but the worst part is the terrible service they have, you couldn't pay me to stay there again.

    6  Thank Pelu_juarez
    Response from gottakeepup, Public Relations Manager at Gloria's ShambhalaResponded 20 March 2015

    We're sorry you had a less than pleasant experience at Shambhala. During your visit we were recovering from Hurrican Carlotta, which struck Playa Zipolite in June of 2012. We continue to recover from the property damage the hurricane brought.

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    • Beachfront
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    • US$ 4 - US$ 20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Southern Mexico >
    • Oaxaca >
    • Zipolite
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