Overview of Hostel
The Octopus Garden is a large old house with a beautiful shady garden patio in the traditional village of La Cruz de Huanacaxtle. A family-run restaurant and the “Treetop Bar” with a sprung-wood dance floor form part of the building and also a gallery of Huichol art, spectacular visionary yarn paint
From the Puerto Vallarta airport there is a direct bus route to La Cruz. The bus will be marked 'La Cruz' or 'Punta de Mita'. It takes only 45 minutes. Get off the bus at the Primary School, and crossing the road toward the bay, walk down the right hand side of the school. It is only one and a half blocks to the Octopus Garden. If one is driving, the main highway on the west coast is Highway 200. Only 2 kilometers off the highway at the turn for Punta de Mita is the village of la Cruz. There is only one traffic light in town. Turn towards the ocean there, take the first left turn and drive 4 blocks, Octopus Garden is on the right hand side..
Set on the north shore of Banderas Bay there is a lively sailing community and boat trips are available from the Marina. There are popular spots for surfing, windsurfing and kite surfing in the vicinity. Just to the north are the picturesque towns of Sayulita and San Pancho, and to the south is the city of Puerto Vallarta.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Octopus Garden policies and conditions: Check-in time starts at 2 pm. Check-out time is 12 pm. Payment types accepted at this property: cash, credit card and debit card. This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival. Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival. Taxes included. Breakfast not included. Extra-cost: MXN 100 per person per day. General: No 24-hour reception. Opening time from 9 am to 9 pm. No curfew. Non smoking rooms. No pets are allowed at this property.