Hotel Escondido is a design-lover’s oasis on the Mexican Coast

Hotel Escondido

A palm-thatched Design Hotel on Mexico’s Pacific Coast is the ultimate hideaway, as Celeste Mitchell discovers over a mezcal margarita and Oaxacan delicacies. 

We’ve been on the road about half an hour when Google Maps catches up to the discreet sign on the roadside. A narrow sandy road takes us off the highway and weaves us towards the coast; spiny cacti puncture the landscape. We roll pass coconut palms with cows grazing underneath and fields of papaya trees hanging heavy with the fleshy fruit.

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