Xaloc Resort, Isla de Holbox
|Chacchi s/n, 77310, Isla de Holbox, Quintana Roo, MEXICO.|
Description: Xaloc ResortXaloc Resort is a small eco-tourism hotel, located on a white sandy beach on the paradise island of Holbox. The hotel is built combining the rustic style of local regional architecture based on palapas or palm leaf roofs with a warm and cozy design, excellent facilities and fine details.
The hotel is managed by the owners, Goncha and Juan Fe, a Spanish couple from Mallorca. They and their team will make sure that your experience in Xaloc will be unforgettably beautiful.
In the restaurant Maja´che their chef will delight your tastebuds with exquisite Mexican and Yucatecan dishes. Holbox is traditionally a fishing village, so the fish and lobster menus are most exquisite and without a doubt, fresh from the sea.
Type of rooms: Xaloc ResortEach of the 18 rooms is a 7 meter high bungalow or an individual round 'palapa', with a wooden terrace and traditional Yucatecan hammocks and a circular roof made out palm leaves. In each room there is a king-size bed or 2 double beds, covered by a big mosquito canopy, ceiling fan and a spacious bathroom with two sinks, shower and water toilet. There are 2 groups of 9 rooms; each group is built around a swimming pool.
The Standard Rooms: are 9 bungalows built around a lagoon-style swimming pool. Here children are welcome and can enjoy the swimming pool and the games.
9 Superior Category Rooms (7 Superior Rooms & 2 Suites): These rooms are only for adults, no children under 12 years old in this category. Ideal for those who want a little more peace and quiet. Each room has its own charm mixing artistic touches with elegant taste and natural delicacy. All feature air-conditioning and a porch with a beautiful table and a comfortable large deck chair. Exclusive, private and quiet, these rooms share a solarium in the uppermost part which was designed for relaxation and wellness.
7 Superior Rooms: are on the top floor. 3 have a king size bed and 4 have 2 double beds.
Suite Xaloc & Suite Holbox: Each suite is on the ground floor and features two rooms, one with a king size bed and the other a beautiful living room with two sofas which can be converted into individual beds. Perfect for 1- 4 people.
Additional information: Xaloc Resort
The hotel also offers the following services: organization of tours and excursions, massages, telephone and fax at the reception, car taxi, rental of bicycles, kayaks, golf and golf cars.
The ones of you who come to this precious island looking for relaxation, can really disconnect themselves from the big city: walk for hours along the beach pick up shells enjoy a siesta in a hammock, enjoy a revitalizing massage or just relax on one of the beach-beds and let the sun warm you.
For the nature lovers what better spot is there than Holbox, here you can observe different species of birds such as herons, pelicans, flamingos, spoon bills.
Excursions include boat trips, kayak through the mangroves, crocodile tours at night, swimming with whale sharks or walk along the virgin beach at night to watch marine turtle laying eggs.
Also they have fishing tours, snorkelling and the newest craze of Kite-Surfing.
Children: No children under 12 years old in the Beach Bungalows and Garden Bungalows. Children are welcome in the Pool Bungalows and Superior Rooms. Maximum capacity is 2 adults and 2 children per room. The third and fourth person have an extra charge unless they are under 2 years old.
Number of rooms: 18
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2001/2003.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, Italian.Smoking policy: No preferences.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Mastercard, Visa.
Restaurant closed: Open daily from 7:30am. to 10:00pm.
GPS Coordinates: 21° 31' 38.00'' N 87° 22' 29.06'' W
Nearest airport: Cancún - 160 km.