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Reviewed 17 January 2017

My girlfriend and I stayed at the two and a half bedroom casita for a week from January 7-14. Marcelo was there to greet us, and make sure we settled in nicely. The casita was very comfortable, cosy, with a lovely Mexican decor; very authentic. In the kitchen with a full size fridge and four burner stove, and toaster oven....

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I have stayed her twice now. It is a very small place, I had a little suite with a bedroom, cooking area, and sitting area, with a shared balcony.It is very comfortable,. The washroom had good hot water. If it were me, I would paint it a white--the dark greenish colour is pretty, but it makes it feel somewhat closed...

Thank Chicovanco
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My cousin and I stayed in the Jungle Penthouse for 11 nights over Christmas and New Years. Marcello was very nice and easy to deal with. The place itself is located about two minutes from the main plaza and about four minutes from the beach. The small bedroom with a single bed was a bit cramped but stayed nice and...

Thank Jamie M
Roseville, California
Reviewed 13 December 2016

My husband and I stayed in the Jungle Penthouse. So much room and all the amenities you could ask for. Stove, mini fridge, loungers on the deck, sitting room, and two bedrooms - one is lockable, though we felt the entire area secure and safe. Three blocks to the beach. We were afraid we would be too far!! The Casitas...

Thank Sarah L
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 29 April 2016

I stayed in the 1br by myself and it was such a nice, clean and cozy little hideaway. The place was spacious, had everything I needed and I felt safe as a solo traveller because there is a locked gate and the windows were break-in proof. The location is absolutely ideal, it's so close to town yet not right in...

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 5 January 2016

My boyfriend and I searched long and hard to find a good place for over the week of Xmas. We were thrilled when we discovered Casa Tortuga was available for the dates needed. Marcelo is a wonderful host, he even came and picked us up in his golf cart after we got dropped off by the bus and had no...

1Thank Sfeldy
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We loved our stay here! It's very beautiful, quite, clean and built with a lot of taste. It had everything we needed and we felt very safe! The location is great, close to everything! The owner was easy to communicate with both before and during the stay and was very nice and kind. We wished we stayed longer.

1Thank Bogdan N
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We rent the 2.5 bedroom during low season. Marcelo built the house himself, it is very beautiful workmanship. Owner is very laid back and friendly. Location is great, walkable to town plaza, beaches etc. Upon arrival we have few problems about the house, owner corrected it right away. Note : doesn't have hot water shower not that we need it...

1Thank Valerie K
MarceloMoreno, Owner at Casitas Tortugas, responded to this review

Hi Valery! Thanks so much for your review! Sorry about the hot water in the shower, I wish you told me about it when you came, the problem was just the water heater pilot that for some reason was off. But the 2.5 bedroom suite and all the other units have hot water. I hope to see you another time!

Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

My husband and I spent 8 nights here in early March. This was our first visit to Mexico and we're so glad we chose Sayulita. We felt very safe in our Casita and were only a 5 min walk to the city centre and the beach. Marcello was very kind and helpful and so was everyone else we met in...

6Thank Elise B
Reviewed 15 March 2015

My husband and I just spent 11 days at Casitas Tortugas and were very happy with our choice. We had a one bedroom suite which was beautiful, clean and very bright thanks to all the windows. Marcelo the owner is a very kind men, always ready to help out in any way he can. The location is very convenient being...

4Thank matiweb

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  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tucked like a hidden gem behind the owner's home, at just two blocks from the beach and two from the Town Square, Casitas Tortugas exudes peace and tranquility. Upon arrival you will be greeted by family members who will guide you along a meandering path to your casita, your home away from home.BEAUTY:From the furnishings in each of the tastefully decorated casitas, to the owner's desire to impart his dream to you, Casitas Tortugas invites you to reacquaint yourself with beauty. NATURE:Nestled beside a jungle canopy with windows overlooking a fresh water pond, Casitas Tortugas tempts you to experience nature first hand. Iguanas, exotic birds, various species of fish and turtles, nature is just outside your door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casitas Tortugas

Address: Sayulita, Sayulita, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Sayulita
Price Range: ₹ 4,680 - ₹ 10,028 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Both rooms were very comfortable and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles O4707BJlaurieb, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is no fitness center....but all of the activities in Sayulita will keep you fit so I gave it 5 stars.”
 of 5 bubbles camgail, 14 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Sorry, no fitness centre and no swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles Jhenryschoon, 22 Mar 2014 | Read review
“We preferred the ground floor as it opens out to the gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles jumpingjohn, 17 Apr 2013 | Read review
“The Jungle Penthouse is a wonderful open air perch to see wildlife. With the half walls, you feel like you're outside, yet protected from the elements. However, if you're a light sleeper, you may want a more enclosed room to mute the noises from dogs, roosters, and music when the town rocks on the week ends.”
  •                   Outdoor happy hour
  •                   Fully Equipped Kitchen
  •                   View from the Jungle Penthouse
  •                   Resident turtles
  •                   Iguana Antics
 of 5 bubbles VoicesandPlaces, 2 Feb 2013 | Read review
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