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Desconocido Costa Alegre, Mexico
Ecological Luxury on the "Costa Alegre", Jalisco, Mexico
Spread on 100 acres of
lush tropical gardens, the Hotelito Desconosido has 12 thatched cottages on
stilts (called palafitos) ringed by a fresh-water estuary, and 12 additional
units on pristine wide-sand beach where there is a bar, restaurant and
"Palafito" has its own enchanting character and design theme and is decorated
with art, antiques and crafts acquired throughout Mexico even the gauze-draped
king-size beds are hand crafted. Colorful hand-painted frescos are everywhere.
Balconies have hammocks for lazing and watching sunsets. Platforms just below
the balconies are fine for sunning, diving in for a swim, or docking rowboats.
Immense bathrooms feature hand-painted ceramic double sinks, large showers that
are semi-outdoors, and amenities of herbal soaps, shampoos, creams and other
This is the concept
and creation of prominent Italian fashion designer Marcello Murzilli, who found
paradise here. His concept of "ecological luxury" is a dream he made come true.
The resort is solar powered, costing him many times more to build than a
standard electricity-powered place, but itís worth it. And at night, a thousand
candles and torches are lit. Itís gorgeous!
The dining room and
bar are congenial with live music or solar powered stereo, card and billiard
playing, socializing or simply stargazing from the unique outdoor lounge. A vast
on-premise orchard grows organic vegetables and an array of tropical of fruits.
Seafood is catch-of-the-day and meat and poultry are free-range.
The encounter with
Hotelito Desconosido makes feel the heat and wealth that the Mexican Earth
offers by tradition to which adventure through her; the simplicity of its
architecture seems to integrate itself to the surroundings, almost with the same
mildness whereupon the old settlers did.
is located on the Mexican Pacific, a 1-1/2-hour drive south of Puerto Vallarta
on an unspoiled coastline away from the main highway. This is the state of
Jalisco, the quintessential Mexico: itís the land of tequila, mariachis, and
rodeos with extraordinary techniques of horsemanship and Mexican "cowboys" known
as charros. Jalisco is known for its friendly people, smiling and happy. That is
why this coastal region is called Costa Alegre ("happy coast"). And at Hotelito,
itís always service with a genuine smile.
"mini-Spa" called Mundo de Salud (World of Health) features an
exercise/relaxation area, yoga and stretching classes, facials, reflexology,
herbal sauna and whirlpool.
wind surfing, sailing, row boating and kayaking; mountain biking; horseback
riding; beach volleyball, bird watching and, during the nesting season (June
trough December), visits to the sea turtle grounds along the hotelís beach area
that extends for 20 miles Ė this is a protected nature reserve. Sport fishing
can be arranged, and there are excursions to little fishing villages and to
offshore islands great for snorkeling. Nearby, a placid mountain lake provides
excellent bass fishing.
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