Relax and Enjoy!

El Pequeño is a grand 80 year old Mexican home that has been completely modernized into a cute little guesthouse with four guest rooms, located in the most convenient part of Chapala. With only four guest rooms, 2 guest kitchens, common areas, and the English speaking owners' apartment on the third floor it feels as comfortable as home. As one guest put it in one of many amazing reviews of our property - “just like home only cleaner”.

We offer private rooms with in suite bathrooms in a smoke free environment to the adult traveler. The El Pequeño now has water purification system as well as supplied in room bottled water and coffee pots.

On the first floor there are two rooms each with one Queen pillow top bed, (max.occ.2) both have in room bathrooms, bottled water, compact refrigerators. A recently added shared guest kitchen on the 1st floor. We now have one room the has wheelchair access. Please check for availability.

On the second floor next to the shared kitchen there are two suites, these rooms are large enough to have a sleeping area, (max.occ.2),  a sitting area, and a compact refrigerator, queen size beds, sitting area, compact fridge and both have supplied bottled water.  The shared kitchen on the second floor is for all guest’s use.  Everything needed for a multi-month stay. 

Think of the El Pequeño as fun get away, or as a soft landing, while considering retirement in the area and a wish to stay long enough to become familiar with lakeside before investing here.  

All of our spacious rooms are decorated in bright, vibrant Mexican colors, traditional ceramic tiles, and decor. The rooms are furnished with pillow topped beds, end tables, a table and two chairs suitable for use as a desk or dining, a wardrobe, access to Wi-Fi from rooms, in room bathrooms, walk-in showers with endless hot and cold pressurized water.

We provide all utilities, maid service once a week, complete linen change once a week or as needed. In room bottled drinking water, refrigerators in each room, access to Wi-Fi, and lots of advise on local attractions and services. You can also enjoy the common areas such as the courtyard, with it's relaxing water feature or the rooftop patio with it's incredible views and greenery. Here you can watch the sunrise while enjoying a cup of coffee, or dine on a meal you prepared in the kitchen, or watch the sunset, perhaps with an evening cocktail. A short walk of a block or two will take you to almost everything you will need, including amazing fresh produce at the local Mercado. We are located in the main tourist area of town.  All the streets in the area are paved with sidewalks, which provides well lit secure walking to the Malecón, local shopping, banks, restaurants, bars, bus and taxi, and almost all the attractions Chapala is known for.

"No need for a car here"

We have helped many guests looking to this area for possible retirement make that most important decision and become friends to many along the way.

  If you have any questions about our facilities or Chapala in general, just contact us and we will be glad to answer them.

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