El Alquimista Yoga & Spa

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On the beach, beach towels
On the beach, beach towels
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool

Overview of El Alquimista Yoga & Spa

El Alquimista Yoga & Spa

3.0 star property
Beachfront hotel in San Pedro Pochutla with spa, outdoor pool

9.0/10 Superb

244 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
Camino a Shambala S/N, San Pedro Pochutla, OAX, 70902
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Beach towels
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free self-parking
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the beach
  • Zipolite Beach - 1 min drive
  • Mazunte Beach - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Huatulco, Oaxaca (HUX-Bahias de Huatulco Intl.) - 43 min drive

About this property

El Alquimista Yoga & Spa

El Alquimista Yoga & Spa is a great choice for your beach stay in San Pedro Pochutla. The outdoor pool is perfect for guests looking for a bit of fun, while those in the mood for pampering can visit the spa to indulge in massages, facials and manicures and pedicures. El Alquimista serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Other highlights include a bar/lounge, a terrace and a garden. The helpful staff and restaurant get good marks from fellow travellers.


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 17 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3 PM until midnight
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children (18 years old and younger) are not allowed
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

What to do

  • On the beach
  • Yoga classes


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Beach towels


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa


  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only


  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Ceiling fan
  • Window screens

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Shanti. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures.

The spa is open daily.


El Alquimista – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

El Alquimista Yoga Hotel Zipolite
El Alquimista Yoga Hotel San Pedro Pochutla
El Alquimista Yoga Zipolite
El Alquimista Yoga San Pedro Pochutla
Cabanas El Alquimista Hotel Oaxaca
Alquimista Yoga Pedro Pochutl
El Alquimista Yoga & Spa Hotel
El Alquimista Yoga & Spa San Pedro Pochutla
El Alquimista Yoga & Spa Hotel San Pedro Pochutla

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Property conditions & facilities



6/10 Good

Not the best place in Zipolite
There were a lot of insects in the room all the time. No hot water and no phone to call the front desk. A little walk in to order to ask for any service. No swimming beach at all.
Sergio, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

JoEllen, 4-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Patricio, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Wonderful service and a special destination, highly recommend!
Katie, 5-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Dina, 4-night trip
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8/10 Very good

jose arturo, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

caroline, 7-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Elliot, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

michael, 8-night trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Perfect beach destination
Perfect relaxing calm setting
stacy, 1-night trip
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