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“Great location hosts and value.”
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Casa de la Abuela
Ranked #9 of 27 Ajijic B&B and Inns
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Checked in to a warm welcome late on a Thursday night. Long day to get there. Our room was #1 and right near the entrance. Plenty of help with our luggage. Very good room and a very good night's slumber. Sure there are chickens and dogs. After all it's Mexico you know. It was quiet in the AM but coffee was ready around 7:00 AM. Great breakfast with fresh cooked eggs if you wanted them. Downhill walk to the main street and the plaza. Very helpful hosts and a great value. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed: April 2016, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Tomorrow morning we will leave the Casa de la Abuela after spending five wonderful weeks on the property. We will be back for sure again next year. We love the location as it is right next to a the mountains in which there are trails to hike to the top. it is also within walking distance of the Main Plaza and several great restaurants. The owners Gaby and Beto make you feel at home and there is a nice mix of locals and foreign guests at all times. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the breakfast is wonderful. There is a nice combination of fruits, juices, cereals and yogurt and Gaby will make you any time of eggs or hotcakes you desire. One of the most positive aspects at the property is the abundant plant life and two friendly dogs Junior and Lady who you can not resist playing with. I recommend the hotel most highly if you want a great Mexican experience and a comfortable hotel this is a sure bet.

Room Tip: A Jacuzzi takes a lot of room. If you will not use it choose another room.
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  • Stayed: January 2016, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

I really enjoyed staying here. The owners are very helpful, wonderful people. The grounds and rooms are clean and well kept. And, the walk to anywhere is easy. After reading one review I thought it would be an uphill climb. That is not the case. I found everything about Casa de la Abuela to be charming. It is family owned and loved by those who care for it and the visitors who stay there.

  • Stayed: February 2016, travelled solo
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

Nice Place, with nicely appointed rooms, pleasant staff with an OK, but average breakfast. Fresh fruit was a nice add.

I had reached out directly to them, and after no response for many hours, I finally booked at a cheaper rate than they ultimately offered. The rooms were very nicely decorated. The noise from the street below was noticeable in the evening as well as the early morning, but when you look at the window construction, and the location in Ajijic village, you see why. Very, very steep and long wheelchair ramp, but it's there. Same in accessing the pool.

Stayed: November 2015
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Reviewed 2 June 2015

Fantastic Holiday staying here and the owners make you feel at home, I love Ajijic and the people and staff here give you the true greatness of Mexico in a very safe enviroment, Friendliness and good food, drinks and music make you want to come back again. Rooms are fantastic and internet and walking distance to town, Great Restaurants near by.

Room Tip: All rooms are good
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  • Stayed: May 2015, travelled solo
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Additional Information about Casa de la Abuela

Address: Calle Galeana # 75, Ajijic 45920, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Ajijic
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 27 B&Bs / Inns in Ajijic
Price Range: RM232 - RM296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Grandmother, Teresa, is originally form the State of Michoacán. In 1998 she retired from her business, and moved to the State of Jalisco. She became enamored with the panoramic views and the quality of the people in Ajijic. She soon purchased a beautiful piece of property and began the process of transforming it into the "Casa de la Abuela" B & B. Michoacán is known for artisans that produce precision works of art from various types of wood. Because of this, she decided to decorate each room with the furniture and art work which is typical of her home state. Creating beauty here is a continuing pastime, and each habitation is constantly changing and improving. ... more   less 
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