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[*] posted on 6-8-2015 at 03:12 PM


Best Casitas are El Tiburon Casitas just up from the Marina. Depends on what you want to spend and what amenities you want or needs---- Tiburon has great location, pool, internet and free bikes. parking behind gates. Full kitchens, open all year. about 100 bucks a night, 2 night minimum. Worth it if you want something nice!
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[*] posted on 6-8-2015 at 03:30 PM


How about La Pinta, if that's hat it is still called. Even though a room may have been pricey last time I was fishing down there with my 2 buddies, it had 3 double beds and the cost split 3 ways wasn't that bad.



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[*] posted on 6-8-2015 at 04:00 PM


Quote: Originally posted by durrelllrobert  
How about La Pinta, if that's hat it is still called. Even though a room may have been pricey last time I was fishing down there with my 2 buddies, it had 3 double beds and the cost split 3 ways wasn't that bad.


That place is a conundrum to me because it sits on some excellent beachfront, but is quite long in the tooth.
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[*] posted on 6-8-2015 at 06:34 PM


I think you are being kind saying the Desert Inn (Was La Pinta) is a little long in the tooth. Nice pool though. Nothing wrong with the place it's just that there are so many other selections that are better.
I rarely see any cars there and I refer to the place as the Deserted Inn.

Nobody brought up the nicest place in Loreto, La Mission which is located on the Malecon. It's pricy, around $150 a night but you can usually negotiate at the front desk for a rate of around $130. I refer to it "it's like it's an elevator in an outhouse, it just doesn't belong!" What I mean by that is that it is way to nice for Loreto. :biggrin: It's got to be at least a 3 to 4 star rated hotel. Great Happy Hour.
If you want to spend the bucks, you won't be disappointed.




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[*] posted on 6-8-2015 at 07:46 PM


Howard, I am with you! La Mission, 4 star and worth the money.
Desert inn has been ok:( If you are only there for the bed!
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[*] posted on 6-8-2015 at 08:11 PM


We just booked here. But we'll stay a couple days down at Tripui near Escondido also.








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[*] posted on 6-11-2015 at 04:53 PM


My feeling is that if you are just doing an overnight, and you don't have to be on the water. there are a few other choices.

First of all, and I am not a fan of the Villa Group, The Hotel Santa Fe on the way into town is every bit as good as the La Mission as far as amenities go. They are built out as timeshare units, so there is a kitchen in each unit.

That said, just across the street from there is the Hacienda Suites which is a family owned and run hotel. Great pool, and complimentary breakfast.

And in between these two properties is Domingo's Place, once an El Nido, before the family squabbled and they split up the chain.
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[*] posted on 6-11-2015 at 07:08 PM


If you want big, and a restaurant and sports bar , La Mision is nice. Parling on street.
But El Tiburon Casitas is a gated compound with secure parking for you truck or kayaks on the truck, and full kitchens if you like to stay in to cook. Quiet and small if that is what you want. Ultra clean and good internet, free phone calls. Can walk everywhere in town and to the beach and Marina. Better for longer stays for sure!
Tripui is not in Loreto (FYI)- Puerto escondido.
Hotel Santa Fe is near Hwy 1 and a ways from the water and plaza square and popular restaurants and ice cream stores, Orlandos, etc.
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