1-10 guests 1-10 guests
1-5 bedrooms 1-5 BRs
1-5 beds 1-5 beds
1-5 bathrooms 1-5 BAs
  • Secluded beaches nearby
  • Saline Pool Heated by Solar Panels
  • A/C & Wifi
  • Solar + Storage Solution. Grid Free
  • 4 Phase Water Purification System
  • Live-in staff

Welcome to Cinética in Sayulita—your low-key luxury haven nestled just south of the vibrant heart of our Pueblo Magico. Whether you're planning a retreat or, a family reunion, or seeking a place to work remotely with high-speed optic wifi (without the relentless buzz of town!), Cinética is a unique Sayulita option. Choose from our five independent guest suites, each a spacious oasis with a private entrance, a fully equipped western-style kitchen and, access to laundry facilities. Bask in the sun on our infinity-edged lawn, nap on our oversized pool terrace, swim laps in our saline pool filled with artesian Nayarit well water, plan a day hike up Monkey Mountain, climb the 48 stairs to our 270-degree view yoga palapa or fire up the BBQ for a sunset dinner. Whatever your activity, let the lush backdrop set the scene for unforgettable moments.

Cinética is a tenderly renovated guest estate surrounded by pristine jungle and gently tucked between two secluded beaches, playas Patzcuaro and Patzuarito. Our coastal retreat is more than a place to stay; it's a blank canvas awaiting your unique adventure. From independent reliable off-grid capable electricity to carefully selected natural skin and hair care products to luxury organic linens, we are committed to preserving the natural environment while offering our guests sustainable luxury.

On the path less beaten, we encourage our guests to rent a golf cart to enjoy both the buzzing magic of Sayulita's vibrant pueblo center while savoring the quiet embrace of secluded tranquility. With securely gated grounds and rapid-charging golf cart stations, Cinética is your home base for doing anything — or absolutely nothing for a few nights or all winter. 

Work with our hosts to curate the perfect experience for you and your guests. Build your itinerary to suit your preferences, from surf lessons and yoga classes on our ocean-view palapa to private massages and curated food experiences — we’ve got you covered. Join us from December to March for a front-row seat to the whale migration from your guest suite, where sparkling views of the Pacific Ocean and swaying native palms are the norm. 

Enjoy your days filled with playful surf, sun-kissed beach walks, vibrant nightlife, or quiet days lounging poolside. Your Sayulita adventure begins here!

Please use the Contact form to email us with any questions, and we look forward to your visit.

To view each unique suite, rates and availability, please visit the following pages:

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Pricing Details

Pricing is in USD/Night

Starting at $160 USD per night, single or double occupancy.

Because we understand that life can present challenges only your small deposit is at risk.  Cancellations made 60 days or more prior to arrival receive a 100% deposit refund. For cancellations made less than 60 days prior to arrival the deposit is refunded if we're able to rebook the accommodations. If your deposit doesn't qualify for refund we will gladly apply it to your future visit made within one year

Payment Formats Accepted
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Only a small deposit equal to the nightly rate is due at the time of booking for short term stays. All major credit cards can be processed via PayPal, it isn't necessary to have a PayPal account. Generous discounts are available for month long stays. Please inquire for deposit requirements for monthly rentals, pricing and further details.

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Stayed for 4 nights and wished we could have stayed longer.
Matthew and Jessica were wonderful hosts and freely shared their slice of heaven. Communication was exceptional and left us wanting for nothing but staying longer.
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Stayed: February, 2024
Cinetica is a magical place!
We had a magical time at Cinetica, and these are the reasons why: - Cinetica is in the middle of a lush jungle - between two beautiful secluded beaches (less then 5 minutes away in golf cart) - yoga mats in the room, so I did morning yoga on our spacious balcony and or the palapa (amazing views from the palapa) - gorgeous sunsets and ocean views from a variety spots on the property - lovely pool, again with amazing views - everything we needed to make our own meals and cocktails - beautiful, modern, clean and authentically decorated - adventures through the jungle in our rented golf cart - friendliness of the other guests - and of course, Matthew, Jessica and their lovely family (welcoming, friendly, accommodating, knowledgeable and the list goes on!) If you are looking for a carefree, peaceful, beautiful and adventurous haven, Cinetica is that place!
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Stayed: March, 2023
Response from Owner/Manager on 03/24/2023

Thank you for this kind review, Crystal! It was awesome to meet you and Ben! When are you going to return??

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Just Beautiful
We recently spent two weeks at Hotel Cinetica ! It was amazing ! The drive up to the hotel was wild ! It’s a steep bumpy winding road in the jungle ! You wonder where are we going ? Then you reach this beautiful Mexican Hacienda! It’s gorgeous! The gardens are just beautiful. Lots of flowers, palm trees cactus and birds! A view of the ocean that is breath taking ! The pool area was my favourite part ! So quiet and relaxing ! Our room (SOL) was large and comfortable with a view from our veranda of the ocean ! Loved all the Mexican tile and beautiful wood finishes. The kitchen had everything we needed.The property is well taken care of. We so enjoyed the evening sunsets and the jungle noises. Matthew and Jessica were great hosts and are a super cool couple ! It was so nice getting to know them and “Bash” was an absolute joy ! Town is crazy busy ! Packed with people, golf carts, restaurants, bars, street performers, horses ! Lots of fun ! We did the walk through the jungle (about 50 minutes ) or took a taxi. Many rented golf carts. It was always nice though coming back to the quiet of the hotel. Watching the stars and planets each night was amazing. We came home tanned ,rested and refreshed. It was a great holiday. We highly recommend Hotel Cinetica. We will be back 😍
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Stayed: February, 2023
A hidden gem!
What a fabulous place to stay! Our experience exceeded our expectations. Definitely give this location and accommodation five stars! Matthew and Jessica are welcoming, gracious hosts and went out of their way to ensure our stay was exceptional. The spacious, bright room with veranda had a grand view of the ocean, just a 15 minute walk away. We trekked into Sayulita almost every day - a 45 minute walk through the jungle was part of the adventure every day. If we didn't want to walk back, we could easily flag a taxi at the town square to take us back. We would highly recommend this boutique hotel. Can't wait to return ourselves!
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Stayed: January, 2023
Response from Owner/Manager on 01/26/2023

Thank you for this kind review, Ken. Loved meeting you and sharing our jungle hacienda for a few days. You\'ll always be welcome if your travels ever return you to Sayulita!

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Best place we have ever stayed at in this area
Matt and Jess are the owners of this property and they were some of the most gracious hosts that we have ever met. The property was beautiful and the sunsets from the balcony and pool deck were spectacular. We stayed in La Vista. this unit have two balconies and a full kitchen with a washer and dryer. The bed was very comfortable. The water was delicious and came from a artesian well and then filtered. This property is very secluded and is located about 15 minutes golf cart ride from downtown Sayulita, the only sound you here at night are ocean waves. Being secluded also gives you access to two beautiful beach that at most had 5 people on them any day we went. The beaches are a 10 minute walk from Cinetica. If you like a secluded vacation and still want the nightlife of Sayulita this is the place for you.
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Stayed: March, 2022
One part adventure + two parts luxury = Cinetica
Last month I had the great pleasure of staying at Cinetica with my son. We had planned a trip to Nuevo Vallarta and decided to extend our stay and explore Sayulita for a few days. We expected great waves and a great vibe (we've heard about Sayulita for years), but we did not expect to find such a unique and wonderful home base for our Sayulita adventure.
The property is exceptional. Tucked into the jungle hillside Cinetica is envelopes you in nature and tranquility. Our suite was quite close to others, but I always felt as though we were in complete privacy due to how the property was laid out. The pool is beautiful, and two beaches within a short walk are beautiful and nearly private.
The owners/hosts were warm welcoming and made us feel at home right away. They were incredibly gracious with my young son and made a lasting impression (he talks about wanting to go back to Cinetica almost daily).
+ Off the beaten path (quiet and secluded)
+ Beautiful, spacious suites
+ Lush jungle setting
+ Easy access to amazing beaches

- Limited dining options. We cooked in our suite, and it worked out very well. Just know that you will not be walking to the taqueria

I can't wait to visit Cinetica again!
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Stayed: January, 2022
Beautiful Oasis outside of bustling town
We stayed here in December prior to all the holiday hoopla and found it to be just what we needed to relax and unwind. The place is absolutely beautiful- I was really blown away and excited. Really the pictures don't do it justice. Our room was well appointed and large, open and had great views. We were even able to see some whales from our balcony. We enjoyed the sweet rescue pups and Steve's company. If getting to town is a top priority, you can walk it- but it is a bit of a hike. We rented a golf cart and had a blast getting it to and from town. Would absolutely do it again!!
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Stayed: December, 2020
A perfect way to spend the Christmas season
We have just returned from a fabulous week at Hacienda de la Costa. The accommodation was spotless, bright and refreshing. Perfect hosts, always available with information for sightseeing opportunities, and local haunts. Hacienda is a quiet location which provides beautiful scenery and a spectacular ocean view (the binoculars provided help with spotting whales every now and then). We have experienced many all-inclusive resorts in the past but after our stay at Hacienda know that private villas are our vacation choice from now on. We enjoyed the laid back atmosphere, and the freedom to come and go as we please with no deadlines. We also enjoyed the fact that Hacienda only has accommodations for 10 people which provides a more homely and relaxed atmosphere than the larger resorts. We met some wonderful couples from near and far who have provided us with fond memories.
The town of Sayulita was an easy 45 minute walk down hill, although we didn't try the walk back up. However, the younger couples found the walk quite easy. Taxis were always available in town back to the villa if need be. Hacienda was perfect on every level, we will definitely be returning there soon. Thank you Steve and Terri for the perfect end to 2013.
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Stayed: December, 2020
Perfectly beautiful with exquisite gardens
From the first moment when Steve greeted us and our taxi driver at the gate, we felt welcomed and at home. Hacienda de la Costa is quietly elegant with several buildings arranged around it's gorgeous outdoor pool. Every suite has been composed with much care and attention so that guests flow gently around each other but have privacy when they want it. The owners know the area well and are the perfect hosts, friendly, helpful and unobtrusive. Their rescue pets made the experience even more lovely, we fell for their latest adoptee, tiny Shell, in a big way.
Our room was very spacious with a tiled bathroom and looked past perfectly manicured gardens to the blue Pacific.

There are two untrammelled beaches within easy walking distance and town is an inexpensive taxi ride or an interesting walk away. We saw whales, exotic seabirds, and collected shells on empty expanses of white sand. Along the country road, a huge variety of many-colored butterflies hovered over flowering bushes. It felt like Eden.
The best part of all was the lovely surroundings and our gracious, warm-hearted hosts. We give them 5 stars.
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Stayed: December, 2020
Peaceful oasis
Hacienda de la Costa was the best lodging decision we could have taken for our stay in Sayulita. It is close to town but offers the tranquility of a gated community, with gorgeous gardens and lovely pool area. The rooms are spacious, bright and offer intimacy. Views are stunning and you can walk to a quiet beach with a nice surf break in 15m. All shared precious advices for our day trips were our daily morning highlights. We'll miss it!
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Stayed: November, 2020
Matthew And Jessica in Sayulita Mexico
Matthew and Jessica
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We have traveled, lived and worked, in many places around the world. France. Australia. Spain. Nepal. England. Holland. And all over the US: Idaho, Colorado, New York, California, Washington and New England. Having long dreamed of raising our family in a small beach community in a different country, Sayulita spoke to us in ways that few places have. Our desire to live here was immediate. Less clear was how to make that happen! When we met Steve and Terri, retired expats whose vision and commitment built Hacienda de La Costa into the jewel that it is, the connection was clear. Respecting what they had created, yet wanting the small hotel to reflect our personality and imagination, we have re-christened it Cinetica (Spanish for “Kinetic”); energy through motion. We hope you love visiting us as much as we will love hosting you, inviting you into our small slice of paradise, and sharing with you why we chose Sayulita for our family.
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