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Katy, Texas
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Great beach and snorkeling, cute attentive staff, centrally located close to centro, terrible beds :( Now, their prices are great and this is prime location, they just don't invest enough on the sleeping part of the experience, should be an easy fix they have everything else

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

We visited the Hotel Barracuda in February and had a wonderful stay, The front desk was wonderful, especially Gregorio who helped with any question or concerns we had. We were there for snorkeling and scuba diving and this fit the bill for our family (two adults, two kids). Dive Paradise has an area and lockers for your equipment which was...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 March 2016

This hotel is good if you're on a budget. The rooms aren't so great and there is only wifi in the lobby but the pool and beach are great. The onsite restaurant and bar are extremely expensive. I would not recommend eating or drinking here. Walk next door to Jeanie's and the food/drink is half the price. The mattresses are...

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1Thank kaydub44
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Our local destination for more than 15 years. Friendly and helpful staff. Clean and comfortable room. Abundance of hot water. Perfect location close to town. A dock for dive boat pickup. Swimming pool. Wonderful views. Swim up bar. Food. The total package for a bargain stay in paradise.

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Berkeley, California
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

I stayed w/ my family for a week in a condo outside of town and then moved to the Barracuda Hotel for 4 nights while I was alone. I chose it because it was close to town and had a pier for easy pick up for diving at a reasonable rate It delivered on both counts. But here are the...

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Southlake, Texas
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This hotel is what it is; a nice place for the price. Do not go expecting the Presidente you will be disappointed. But it is clean, value oriented and you should not expect more for the money. It is on the water, walking distance to town with great sunsets.

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Katy, Texas, United States
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Its the worst hotel I had ever been in Cozumel. First, the water pressure was so low that literally its just a dripping water to get a shower.Second,theres too much noise coming from the bar and it fills the third flloor room where we were checked in.Lastly, the reason why i have to get out quick... Bed was ridiculously awful...

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Juan Alberto G, Director de Recepción at Barracuda, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments , it help us to be better, I always told to my guests , if anything bad please let me know, give us the oportunity to fix inmediately, I didn´t know about your problem. so sorry.

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

This hotel will offer good services at a slightly high price above all in the high season. Also, the Wi-Fi connection only works in the hallway, leaving the rooms offline. Nevertheless, this place has many pros: half of the rooms are located towards the sea, that means a wonderful wake up. Also, the swimming pool with the bar serves as...

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Oklahoma City, OK USA
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Barracuda is a small no frills budget vacation motel. It is unique in that it is commonly <$100 per night, but located within walking distance of town square and still on the water (convenient for diving purposes). If this place was nicer, it would cost more. Or if this place was located off the water it would cost less. In...

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Syosset, New York
Reviewed 7 November 2015

The staff was really nice. Not a 5 star, but has everything you would need to stay and dive. They have a restaurant on site. The food was pretty good. The room was a little dated, but clean and safe. My balcony had an amazing view of the ocean and cruise ships

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Barracuda

Address: Avenida Rafael E. Melgar 628, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cozumel
Price Range: RM276 - RM477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Barracuda 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Barracuda Hotel Cozumel
Barracuda Cozumel
Hotel Style:
#14 Spa Hotel in Cozumel
#20 On the Beach Hotel in Cozumel
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“They all face the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles sailing184, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a first or second floor room. The Hotel has four floors and no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles CheriDenn, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the ocean offer great views and would get a room on the second floor or above. No elevator in building.”
 of 5 bubbles Coffeebean69, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Replace the mattresses and provide wifi in the rooms”
 of 5 bubbles kaydub44, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are ocean view I believe. Rooms on the North end may be a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Moeandicy, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
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