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Casa Hamaca Guesthouse
Ranked #1 of 20 Valladolid B&B and Inns
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Portland, Oregon, United States
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11 reviews
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“Beautiful and well-run”
Reviewed 17 February 2012

Casa Hamaca is run by the delightful Denis Larson. He responded to my online booking request extremely promptly, and the entire process took minutes and was flawless. When we arrived in Valladolid, well after dark, we had a bit of trouble finding the place, because it is set well back off the street on which it is addressed. There is a public plaza there, and when you see it on your right (it's a one-way street), look in the back right-hand corner of the plaza, and you will see a sign for Casa Hamaca on a rather shabby-looking structure. that's not the place, only the building upon which the sign has been placed. The Casa is behind that. It is delightfully decorated, spotlessly clean, the staff is very helpful, and Denis is a delight. He is friendly and sociable without being intrusive. He knows plenty about the region and will be an invaluable source of information about what to see and do, pitfalls to avoid and so on. We spent a delightful hour conversing with him over a delicious breakfast of Mayan fare. We would not hesitate to return. I can't think of a single criticism of the place. Thanks, Denis.

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Reviewed 12 February 2012

Casa Hamaca is a beautiful, well cared for B & B. The rooms were large, comfortable and very clean. Throughout the home there are wonderful Mayan tributes. The casita, hammocks, front porch, library and gardens were all lovely and well kept. Denis and all his staff were warm and friendly. Each day his staff prepared amazing traditional breakfasts. The location was great, allowed easy access to get around Vallodolid. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Casa Hamaca. We were amazed and impressed with all that Denis has done in helping and participating within the Mayan community.

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 10 February 2012

Only stayed 1 night as we wanted an early start for Chichen. Our room was beautiful (the red room), the whole place is fabulous and Denis is a top bloke and helpful with recommendations for restaurants etc. Valladolid's a lovely town for an overnight stay too and it was only about 30 mins drive to the ruins the next day which meant we got there at opening time and missed the busy period.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 9 February 2012

Denis has made his guesthouse very welcoming. The physical space and amenities are lovely but what really sets the place part is Denis' pride in this part of Mexico and what it has to offer. He patiently asked what we wanted to do and helped us with directions and suggestions. He can recommend restaurants in every price range and will tell you want portion of the Chichen Itza site you can skip. When he tells you not to miss the private house which opens for visitors to see its Mexican art collection follow his good advice. Be sure to try and stay more than one night so you have a chance to see more than just Chichen itza. We enjoyed having a drink in one of the restaurants on the side of the main square in town and listening the the band of drums and trumpets practice. We ate fruit ices from one of the several shops which dot the square and wished we had room to taste all of the varieties. We look forward to going back, Denis told us he has cooking classes and other suggestions of things to do that we missed.

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Reviewed 1 February 2012

Casa Hamaca is an intimate guesthouse set behind a dense garden just off of San Juan Parque. Clean, spacious, well-appointed, Mayan - themed rooms and common areas make for a relaxing retreat. The resident owner Denis is a gracious and helpful host. Vallidolid offers more than just a sleepover near the ruins, and Casa Hamaca was an excellent base for our three night stay.

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Additional Information about Casa Hamaca Guesthouse

Property: Casa Hamaca Guesthouse
Address: Col. San Juan | Calle 49 # 202 - A x 40, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Valladolid
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 20 B&Bs / Inns in Valladolid
Price range (per night): ₹ 5,103 - ₹ 8,397
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Casa Hamaca Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Casa Hamaca Guesthouse: Bed, Breakfast & Healing Center...a unique Mayan experience. You are welcomed as an honored guest rather than just another number. From the food to the decor to the gardens to the healing sessions, your experience will have authenticity, harmony and balance. Explore the jungle-like gardens, lounge in a hammock, discover original murals, wait for an elusive alux to make an appearance. Discover the magic of Casa Hamaca. ... more   less 
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