Villa Bella

Calle del Monte Calvario 12, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Nayarit, 63732, Mexico

Tropical plants give character to this intimate property where the owner gives her personal attention to guests. The homey hotel is on a hill above quiet La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, just north of Bucerías. Choose a garden-view or ocean-facing suite; several have a terrace overlooking the coast, and a large dining area/kitchen and living room. A big breakfast is served in the open-air dining room; the adjacent common area has a computer with Internet access and DVD and CD players. The small swimming pool overlooks a jungly hillside and beyond, the marina, and the town of Huanacaxtle.


  • free airport pickup before 6 pm with at least three-night stay
  • lap pool
  • free cocktail (or two) Monday through Saturday afternoons
  • large breakfast with Mexican specialties


  • up a steep road (best for those with a car)
  • little nightlife in area
  • rooms have lots of knickknacks
  • three-night minimum stay in high season


Phones: 329-295–5161 | 329-295–5154 | 877-273–6244-toll-free in U.S. | 877-513–1662-toll-free in Canada


2 rooms, 4 suites
Rate Includes: Credit cards accepted Breakfast