Hotel Real de Chapala

3.0 star property
Family-friendly hotel with restaurant, near Church of Ajijic

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Hotel Real de Chapala

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Standard Room, Garden View | In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
Breakfast, lunch, dinner served; international cuisine, alfresco dining
Standard Room, Garden View | Bathroom | Rainfall showerhead, free toiletries, towels, soap

Overview of Hotel Real de Chapala

8.0 out of 10 Very Good
8.0/10 Very Good

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Laundry facilities
The price is $116
Price available on 10/1/2023
Paseo del Prado 20, Fracc. La Floresta, Ajijic, JAL, 45920
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Spa tub
  • Pool bar
  • Room service
  • Area shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Children's pool
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden

Room options

Standard Room, Lake View

  • 484 sq ft
  • Lake view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Standard Room, Garden View

  • 409 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Deluxe Suite

  • 915 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Double Room Standard With Lake View

  • Lake view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Twin Bed and 2 Double Beds

Double Room Standard With Garden View

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Single Suite With Garden View

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Double Room Standard With Lake View

  • Lake view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Double Beds and 1 Twin Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • Lake Chapala - 17 min walk
  • Monte Coxala Spa - 11 min drive
  • Plaza Forum Tlaquepaque - 44 min drive

Getting around

  • Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Intl. Airport (GDL) - 33 min drive
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)


  • Black Coffee Gallery - 14 min walk
  • Donas Donuts Ajijic - 15 min walk
  • Alex's Pasta Bar - 11 min walk
  • Bistro Scallion Ajijic carretera poniente 58 - 10 min walk
  • Teocintle Maiz - 13 min walk

About this property

Hotel Real de Chapala

Hotel Real de Chapala puts you just a 5-minute drive from Lake Chapala. The restaurant is a perfect spot to grab a bite to eat, and you can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge or visit the spa tub for a relaxing end to the day. Other features include a poolside bar, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a children's pool.


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/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
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
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 85 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - anytime
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 1 PM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free secured, uncovered onsite self parking


  • Area shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8:00 AM–noon
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)
  • Children's pool
  • Grocery/convenience store

What to do

  • Pool table


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool loungers


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Arcade/game room
  • Spa tub


  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately MXN 150–350 for adults, and MXN 80–350 for children
  • Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for MXN 400.0 per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for MXN 400.0 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • The seasonal pool is open from February to December

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.

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 sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

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


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
This property does not have elevators.
Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.
This property accepts credit cards and cash.
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

Hotel Real Chapala
Hotel Real de Chapala
Real de Chapala
Real De Chapala Ajijic
Real De Chapala Hotel Ajijic
Hotel Real Chapala Ajijic
Real Chapala Ajijic
Real Chapala
Hotel Real de Chapala Hotel
Hotel Real de Chapala Ajijic
Hotel Real de Chapala Hotel Ajijic

Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel Real de Chapala offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Real de Chapala does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Real de Chapala?
As of Sep 29, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Real de Chapala on Oct 1, 2023 start from $116, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Real de Chapala?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Hotel Real de Chapala?
Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Real de Chapala?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Real de Chapala?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Real de Chapala?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 1 PM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Hotel Real de Chapala and nearby?
Hotel Real de Chapala has a seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub, as well as an arcade and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Real de Chapala?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers alfresco dining and international cuisine.
What's the area around Hotel Real de Chapala like?
Hotel Real de Chapala is a short 17-minute walk from Lake Chapala and 17 minutes' walk from Ajijic Malecón.



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8/10 Very Good

Juan, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

EDUARDO, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mario, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lorena María Elena, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ma Isabel, 4-night trip
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6/10 Good

German, 2-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Mario Alberto, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

No AC, it was very very hot
Erik, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

Necesitan poner aire acondicionado en todas las habitaciones, el calor por la noche aún con ventiladores es insoportable, el servicio del restaurant dejo mucho que desear, la comida es buena pero la atención pésima, tanto de meseros como de cocineros en el buffet
Andrea, 1-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Andrea, 1-night trip
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