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Recohuata Hot Spring

Creel, Mexico
+52 635 199 9899
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Amazing natural hot springs, but not for the faint-hearted!

Amazing hot springs, in the middle on a small canyon, wow I was just in awe all the time, hot water... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Brussels, Belgium
Nice to relax but you must like to walk too

To arrive there you need to walk to the bottom of canyon for about 50min/1h, on your way back up to... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Alexandra C
El Paso, Texas
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Visitors can relax and soak in any of three pools formed by these natural hot springs.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
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Creel, Mexico
+52 635 199 9899

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Amazing hot springs, in the middle on a small canyon, wow I was just in awe all the time, hot water beautiful scenery fantastic! Highly recommended BUT (here is the big but) the getting there is quite "adventurous" (well, you wouldn't be visiting the copper...More

Thank BruMex29
Reviewed 21 March 2017

To arrive there you need to walk to the bottom of canyon for about 50min/1h, on your way back up to the top you're going to take at least 1h15min or more depending of your physical. I would not recommend it for older people since...More

Thank Alexandra C
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We went in early February. Our guide drove us down the STEEP road. We were the only four there. The temperature in the various pools ranges from warm-plus to warm-minus. Pleasant. Nice bathhouse (with showers and toilets). The views getting there are spectacular, but no...More

Thank Robert Y
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Although it was a national holiday the day we went to the springs, we were alone in the place. They are very well kept and clean. To get there you need to go down a very steep road and it is totally worth paying 60...More

Thank BadiaW
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The springs are amazing! The close proximity to Creel and beautiful drive, if I lived there I would go weekly. The drive down the canyon requires a 4 wheel drive and there are several memorials along the way that stand as testaments of the dangers...More

Thank firethumb
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We were seriously disappointed by this trip. The setting is stunning and the steep walk down enjoyable - took us an hour. When we arrived the place was heaving with people (it was a Sunday), and there was rubbish and grunge everywhere. The changing room...More

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

If you plan to visit the hot springs please walk your way down and up. Don't get on any type of vehicle. We had a terrible accident. Thank god we made it out alive. This was like 500 meters from getting to the hot springs.

1  Thank gabyefarias
Reviewed 31 December 2015

There were no ATVs working when we went and the steep hike in and out were worth it. While they have made the pools, they have done it tastefully. You are sitting in this outrageous canyon listening to the river down below and enjoying the...More

Thank srherda
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is an AMAZING hot springs....clear, clean springs flow from the mountainside into several cement pools which are vented to drain off the water so the waters are always flowing.... The pools are varied in temperature....and depth. The setting is breath-taking! The 2 1/2 kilometer...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Most of the tours from Creel will offer to go to Recowata hot springs as a drive there, park-walk-down-have a dip-walk-back up. I was very lucky to find a guide who offered the same tour but with motor quad! The road down is actually cobbled...More

Thank Sophie L
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