La Chaya Hotel Isla Holbox

Av. Pedro Joaquin Coldwell corner of Palomino Street, 77310 Holbox Island, Mexico
Room view of La Chaya Holbox Hotel

Overview

Located to the north of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, La Chaya Holbox is cosy and rustic at the same time.  The Hotel is perfectly located for those looking to travel to the truly wonderful Holbox Island right next to the main beach. Based just a short 50m walk away from Holbox sands and within striking distance of the town centre, La Chaya Hotel couldn’t be better placed to access all of the local amenities including bars, restaurants, and shops.

La Chaya Holbox is the ideal choice for couples – featuring fully air-conditioned rooms – complete with your very own private bathroom. Each guest room at the hotel also features a seating area, meaning you can enjoy drinks and food from the comfort of your own room watching the turquoise waters. WiFi access is also provided throughout the property and is free of charge. The property is set over three floors, and you can expect the following facilities at this wonderful hotel:

  •        Reception area complete with check in/check-out, luggage storage, tour desk, currency exchange and a concierge service.
  •        Daily maid service with laundry changes
  •        Shuttle service available for an extra charge
  •        Fully air-conditioned guest rooms complete with private bathroom.
  •        On-site facilities which includes a bar, restaurant, snack bar, coffee house, and special diet menus which are available on request.
  •        Terrace facing the coastline complete with outdoor furniture including sun loungers and hammock chairs.

A relaxing terrace area features plenty of sun loungers for soaking up the Mexican rays, all while you get the chance to take in the stunning scenery of the nearby coastline. White sand beaches and crystal clear warm waters means Holbox is most definitely one of the hottest tourist destinations Mexico has to offer – away from the hustle and bustle you’ll find in nearby Cancun.

An excellent choice for couples in search of a romantic break, La Chaya Holbox offers an on-site restaurant which serves a selection of authentic Mexican cuisine throughout the day which will make your visit all the more special. You’ll also find there is also a vegetarian option available upon request.

Alternatively, you are within walking distance of an array of stylish bars and restaurants if you’re looking for something a little different. Here, you can enjoy popular local dishes such as the famous lobster pizza and the delicious octopus ceviche.

Guests at La Chaya Holbox will also be within easy reach of popular locations for activities – from cycling and guided tours of the island to fishing and snorkelling in the warm and clear waters. Each of these activities and more can be arranged by the friendly hotel reception staff who will be more than happy to cater for your every need.

If you’d like to explore the local area, then you’ll find that there is plenty to do in Holbox. Plus, given the small size of the island, you’ll find that getting around town is plain and simple via foot from this Holbox hotel. You could even explore the whole island in a day if you wish.  A golf cart  is a great option to explore the island if you don’t fancy walking.  There are several companies offering Golf Cart rentals from $50 per a full day or even available by the hour. Arrangements can be made at La Chaya Holbox Hotel. 

Just a short distance away lies the stunning Yalahau Lagoon – home to a whole host of pelicans and flamingos. This is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the stunning nature on offer in this unique destination and a great way to enjoy the picturesque surroundings. For those who want to head out to the ocean, then there are plenty of opportunities to spot marine-life including sea turtles, whale sharks, and more.

The lively city of Cancun is a mere 2.5-3-hour journey away. However, it is advisable to book in advance as there are only limited journeys via public ferry+bus available each day. Transfers to and from the airport to La Chaya Holbox can be arranged in advance at hotel’s reception.

La Chaya Holbox hotel is reported to charge an extra fee of 5% for credit card payments at the property.  Avoid extra charges and book in advance via internet.