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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here 2 times now. The first visit we left hotelito Swiss oasis as it was not what was advertized. The rooms here are clean, the beds however are so hard It was like sleeping on a cement slab. Staff can be condescending at times. The restaurant is amazing. Food is good and fresh and the staff is...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 17 April 2016

I have been to Olas Altas 4 times, the main reasons being the restaurant attached to it, its relative quiet despite the closeness to the main road, and the rather large swimming pool that I had more often to myself than one would expect. As others mentioned, the staff DOES NOT speak English, but is nice. Watch out for the...

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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

A couple of us decided to do a ride to Puerto Escondido (from Bucerias). I had booked a double room with a roll-away request. Upon arrival (after 4 days on the road) we were told the room we had reserved wasn't large enough for the extra bed. The manager, Carlos, was called. He immediately handled the situation, changing us to...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We booked this place at the front desk the night before As we wanted a hotel right on the beach to surf as much as we could. The man took our details booked our rooms. The next morning when we arrived (4 of us carrying 3 surf boArds, 4 large suit cases) they refused to even look for our reservation...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This is a very simple hotel. No luxury, no little details. However is clean and cheap. Great for the people that want to enjoy the nighlife in Zicatela. If you are looking for a quiet zone... this is not the place. Is sourrounded by bars and nightclubs. Consider that internet service in Puerto is really bad. Not even with the...

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Reviewed 13 February 2015

This mid range hotel is in a fantastic location on the main strip and opposite the beach in Playa Zicatela. It is surrounded by a variety of great restaurants and the surf break is directly across the road. We were given a free drink on arrival. There is a large tiled pool down the side of the hotel (although has...

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Reviewed 13 February 2015

Great location however staff were unfriendly and unhelpful and the rooms where over priced. The southern side of the hotel has street lights outside the windows which lights up the room dramatically, even with the curtains down. Also the wifi constantly drops out in the rooms.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 20 December 2014

We spent a week here the room was above average for Mexico, the beds were hard but the room was very clean and WIFI worked great the pool was very nice walk across the street several beach clubs they supplied chairs and umbrellas if you purchased drinks or food the food and beers were really cheap Victoria at 20 pesos...

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Edson, Canada
Reviewed 9 February 2014

We stayed here for 4 days. Originally my wife made contact with the hotel as she was already in town staying at a different hotel that was next to a bar. So she chose to switch to this hotel for when I joined her. She was given a good deal on a room with a king size bed and advised...

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Kemptville, Canada
Reviewed 8 January 2014

This restaurant is a must visit when you are in Puerto Escondido.We were just there for dinner last night. Now this was not my first visit to the restaurant. I have had lunch there and it was great, but I want to talk about dinner. The service was very quick, professional and friendly. They have a varied menu but what...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surf Olas Altas es un hotel de 4 estrellas localizado en Puerto Escondido. La Playa Zicatela, con una longitud de 3 km, cautiva a los visitantes y ha sido considerada como la playa de los surfistas nacionales y extranjeros, ya que por sus grandes olas se ubica dentro de los tres primeros lugares para la practica de este deporte a nivel mundial. Sin embargo, Puerto Escondido tambien es para aquellos que no practican el surf. Es mas, Puerto Escondido cuenta con una gran diversidad de atracciones en eco-turismo y aventuras extremas, pero mas que nada familiares. De las 7 playas en Puerto Escondido, solo 2 no son nadables; Playa Manzanillo, Playa Principal y Playa Carizalillo estan a solo 5 minutos del Hotel y son precisamente familiares. Para mencionar algunas de las atracciones d eco-turismo: Observacion de delfines y animales maritimos, Pesca Deportiva (Pez Vela/Dorado), Cascada de la Reforma, la Laguna Manialtepec (con su fenomeno de la fosforescencia despues de la temporada de lluvias), Playa Escobilla (famosa por el desove y la liberacion de tortugas maritimas), Zona Cafetalera, Aguas Termales, Mazunte con Punta Cometa (las mejores puestas de sol de la region), Zipolite & mucho mas (descubre Puerto Escondido en oaxaca.Travel). Para los aventureros habra el paracaidismo en temporadas altas, la tirolesa, tours en bicicletas o en caballo por varias zonas naturales. Desde el Hotel Surf Olas Altas, usted se podra trasladar facilmente a todas las playas y actividades. Los huespedes reciben el mejor servicio integral de calidad y calidez, 24 horas, del amable personal en el area de recepcion. Las confortables habitaciones cuentan con todos los estandares de un hotel de 4 estrellas. Cuenta con 4 tipos de habitaciones: estandar, ejecutivas, suite (las unicas con vista directa al mar y cocineta integrada), junior suite (las habitaciones king size, para hasta 8 personas entre 2 recamaras). Se Organizan eventos sociales, bodas, lunas de miel, conferencias, congresos, capacitaciones, etc. En los salones de eventos (2) o en el area de jardin y terraza. La alberca semi-olimpica cuenta con chapoteadero para ninos menores, palapas con camastros, servicio de bebidas y alimentos y una vista apreciable al mar. En Surf Olas Altas encontraras reposo y bienestar; un viaje inolvidable para toda la familia. Habitaciones y Servicios del Hotel: - 61 habitaciones (47 Estandar, 6 Ejecutivas, 4 Junior Suite, 2 Suite) - Todas las habitaciones cuentan con: Aire Acondicionado, Cafetera, Television, Telefono, Wifi, Mesa de Escritorio, Bano completo, Caja de Seguridad, habitaciones con balcon, Amabilidades - Junior Suites: 2 recamaras cada c/ camas matrimoniales. Especialmente para familias o grupos mayores. - Suite: con vista al mar, 1 cama King Size & Cocineta (equipada) - Servicios del Hotel: Estacionamiento vigilado, Lavanderia ($), Boutique, Restaurante Olas Altas, Alberca Semi-Olimpica con servicio de Bar&Snacks, Salones de Eventos ($), Elevador, Recepcion 24 hrs, Transportacion Aeropuerto-Hotel / Hotel-Aeropuerto (de Puerto Escondido), Room-Service, Wifi, Amabilidades. - Habitaciones y areas de no fumadores - Familias y Ninos bienvenidos, Gay friendly, Mascotas no permitidas - Aceptamos American Express, Visa & Mastercard ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Surf Olas Altas

Address: Av del Moro No 310, Puerto Escondido 71980, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Puerto Escondido
Price Range: ₹ 3,370 - ₹ 6,201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Surf Olas Altas 3*
Number of rooms: 61
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Escondido
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“rooms facing the ocean are the best”
 of 5 bubbles papababoo, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Stay someone else like next door!”
 of 5 bubbles Hunimooners, 28 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms with a view if you want to get some sleep at night... too much noise!”
 of 5 bubbles Dany_Andrade, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“It appears as though the more expensive rooms had safes, and were away from the side of the hotel's pool that would provide a bit quieter afternoons when the pool was open.”
 of 5 bubbles 621KimP, 9 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Just ask to see the rooms. They have several options. Wireless is nice, allows us contact when needed. PE has many options for dining, just ask around. Don't be baseful, don't recall ever not being able to get a reply.”
 of 5 bubbles MarcH237, 19 Jul 2013 | Read review
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