The vibe is warm and romantic, the cozy-chic rooms—endowed with original paintings, folk art, and super-comfortable king beds with pillow-top mattresses and mosquito nets—are perfect for spooning and honeymooning. Ambition here means drinks by the pool, walks on the beach, and trips into town or down to Sayulita (5 km [3 miles] south). Each ocean-facing patio (some private, some shared) has either a hammock or table with equipale (pigskin) chairs. American owners
provide opinions and information about the area. Breakfasts are varied and expansive. Kahlua, the well-behaved doodle dog, is a boon to pet-starved guests.