CASA DEL VIENTO
Casa del Viento is located on the beautiful island of Holbox, Mexico, which is a nature reserve and world heritage site. The small hotel has 10 rooms that surround a tropical garden and give a fresh, relaxed and intimate atmosphere and two independet studios where all instalations in small details and personalized attention guarantee a charming stay.
Lobby, restaurant-lounge, rooms and studios stand out for their rustic-chic decoration, with tropical wood furniture with organic forms and handmade objects, creating a contemporary and natural atmosphere
HOLBOX, A LITTLE PIECE OF HEAVEN
Holbox is a small island located in the extreme north of Quintana Roo, Mexico, where the waters of the Caribbean Sea meet the Gulf of Mexico. In maya it means “black hole”, for the lagoon that separates it from the peninsular mass. The quiet island, with white sand streets, is a nature reserve and world heritage site and is two and a half hours from Cancún, Tulum or Playa del Carmen by land or a flight of 20 min. from Cancun.
The island, with an extension of 40 kms. long by 2 kms. wide was in other times refuge of European pirate galleons and currently has a population of 3 thousand inhabitants. The main occupation is fishing and attention to ecotourism, which has begun its first steps. Isla Holbox, is a refuge for endangered species, which is why it is the seat of sustainable tourism projects with minimal impact on the different ecosystems.
Holbox is ideal for practicing different sports and activities such as kite surfing, diving, fishing, kayak, horse riding and catamaran, bicycle or horse rides.