45min. from Huatulco International Airport (HUX), Located on the summit of a small mountain in Playa Mazunte, ZOA [Hotel Secreto] merges the allure of bohemian coast of Oaxaca with inspiration from contemporary Mexican architecture. In an atmosphere of beautifully relaxed elegance, the spaces at ZOA offer absolute tranquility and privacy with spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.

Sustainable Development / Fair Trade

ZOA [Hotel Secreto] is designed with a philosophy of respect and care for the environment and offers in its various services, local organic produce from the region of Oaxaca.

• Design and Concept: Francisco Valdés Padilla  • Architect: Ramiro Vázquez

• Interior Design: Tiago Pinto de Carvalho   • Photography: Alfonso de Bejar


Our guests say

Thank you for the wonderful time. the food at ZOA was amazing and the staff was very nice. Our anniversary went so well because of this beautiful place.

Robert and Megyn Kuthruff

We had a wonderful stay at this magic place, thank you for all.

Barbara & Andreas Studer, Grinderwald, Switzerland

Thank you for five days in paradise, nothing will ever beat ZOA, hope to come back again soon. Please give our thanks to all the wonderful staff.

Leslie & David, London 2018

Thank you so much for the amazing service during our stay we don’t want to leave this is a beautiful place and we really loved it in here. Happy 2019.

06.01.19 Fernando y Julia

My wife and I spent 10 days at ZOA wonderful service, ambience and great cuisine.  Carlos, Salomon and the staff all go the extra mile to make sure we feel like “mi casa” all the time. Gracias y feliz año.

Ivo and Cosseta 1.12.19

ZOA is absolutely spectacular, beautiful views, rooms, food, people. muchas gracias to Salomon and Lirio especially.

Karen & Craig. San Francisco. 01-12-19

That was a stellar stay in every-way. beautiful place, wonderful special attention and special thanks to Salomon and his wife for their attention to detail.

Laurence and Andy. Vancouver B.C.

Gracias Salomon!!! + all the lovely staff!!! a truly lovely time <3 see you again <3

Melissa Toronto, ON.

Loved every second here. can’t wait to return.

Vincent Toronto, ON.

Thank you so much for the consistent hospitality and we had such a lovely time here. the uninterrupted views and amazing service what we needed to relax!!!

Tayive & Kaylan