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Located in Zona Dorada within a 5-minute walk of Sea Shell City Museum, Hotel Playa Mazatlan is within a 15-minute stroll of Punta Camaron Beach. This 400-room, 3-star hotel welcomes business and leisure travelers with 6 outdoor pools, a full-service spa, and a water park. It's on the beach and also close to La Gran Plaza Mall and Plaza de Toros.

Dining

Relish the Mexican cuisine at La Terraza, one of 4 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. Buffet breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 6 AM to 11 AM.

Rooms

Hotel Playa Mazatlan's 400 rooms are recently renovated and provide balconies or patios, coffee makers, and phones. 32-inch flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Ironing boards and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Hotel Playa Mazatlan features a full-service spa, 6 outdoor pools, and a water park. If you drive, put free valet parking to good use. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a children's pool, a fitness center, and a sauna.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Amenities

Exclusive Amenities This VIP Access hotel offers an exclusive amenity just for platinum and gold members. Amenities vary from property to property, and might include free breakfast, complimentary drinks or parking, spa or dining credits, free wi-fi, and more.

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Hotel Playa Mazatlan are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Dining and beverage availability limited at one or more venues

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Playa Mazatlan has welcomed guests into its relaxing ambience since it opened in 1955 as one of Mazatlán's first resorts. Located in quiet courtyards are 6 heated pools, 1 paired with a 4.5-meter-wide (15-ft) spa tub and bordered by a jungle rock garden with waterfall and koi pond. The hotel's long private beach frontage features oversized thatched-roof palapas for shade. A full service spa offers a range of services including sauna, massages, and facial and body treatments. A popular draw throughout Mazatlán, the hotel's Fiesta Mexicana folkloric show and buffet dinner, is presented 2-4 times weekly (depending on season) in an air-conditioned theater. A variety of other shows, along with games, contests, and movies, round out the schedule of family-friendly entertainment offered nightly at the resort. Supervised childcare/activities are available (surcharge).

Supervised daily outdoor activities are available for children ages 4-12 during the day. A complimentary fitness center contains cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. Three reception-area computers provide high-speed Internet access, with the first 3 minutes complimentary. The property also features 8 meeting/conference rooms, a game room, billiards, and laundry facilities.

  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Year Built 1955 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Conference center 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Garden 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Business center 
  • Picnic area 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Children's pool 
  • Sauna 
  • Beach bar 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Concierge services 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Water park 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 6 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 400 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Free self parking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Hotel Playa Mazatlan offers 400 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries.

This Mazatlan hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2012.

  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

La Terraza - Beachfront restaurant/bar with terrace seating under wood-beamed ceiling featuring bougainvillea on roof. Buffet and à la carte breakfasts, à la carte lunch and dinner. Mexican specialties, seafood, chicken, steak. Drinks and happy hour. Live music nightly. Fireworks show on Sundays.

Los Tejabanes - Casual, poolside spot with umbrella tables and shaded area under rustic brick-and-wood ceiling with blossom-draped roof. Breakfast dishes, appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, shrimp, fish, steak, tropical drinks. Open morning to evening (or late night, depending on business).

Georgini's - Rustic Italian dishes served alongside expansive ocean views. Offers classic pizza and pasta specialties, as well as freshly made desserts. Open for dinner.

La Playita Snack Bar - Casual, beachside spot with seating at thatched-roof palapa tables. Open for breakfast and lunch. Snack foods, light meals, tropical drinks. Open seasonally.

Nearby Things to Do

Six heated swimming pools lie within quiet courtyards. The rectangular main pool measures 21 by 11 meters (70 by 35 ft). A jungle rock garden with waterfall and koi pond borders a 17-meter-long (56-ft) freeform pool, which is paired with a 4.5-meter-wide (15-ft) spa tub. A 14-meter-long (46-ft) oval pool is adjacent to a tall, tiered fountain, and a children's pool, and sauna are also available.

Furnished with extra-large, thatched-roof palapas, the hotel's beach frontage extends 225 meters (246 yds) along the ocean, which is usually calm because of shelter provided by Deer Island. Sand and palapas extend around the hotel's south end, offering extra room for sunbathing and shaded snoozing as well as for a volleyball net.

Water sports are available at an adjacent beach and include parasailing flights, banana-boat rides, and rentals for personal watercraft, sailboats, and kayaks. Independent operators also offer scuba diving and snorkeling excursions as well as trips to Deer Island and other islands.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same hotel / stay dates).

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MXN 165 for adults and MXN 125 for children (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

All Inclusive Offer

Book a stay in an All Inclusive rate category and receive the following:

  • All meals, snacks, and a variety of national and imported house-brand drinks
  • Live dinner show buffet
  • Supervised activities for children and teens
  • Zipline and rock climbing wall for kids at Playa Adventure (scheduled activities)
  • Fitness facility services
All Inclusive Plan begins at 1 PM on day of arrival and ends at noon on day of departure. Full details at check-in. Offer valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.


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