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Mazatlan Vacation Package Deals

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Mazatlan Travel Guide

Where is Mazatlan?

An enjoyable, headache-free escape starts with doing your research. Read on to learn exactly where Mazatlan is.

It lies 540 miles northwest of Mexico City, the national capital, and 13 miles west of Villa Union.

The population of this area of Sinaloa is nearly 350,000.

Places to Visit in Mazatlan

El Faro Lighthouse is a prominent local sight. You'll want to stop by before you head home.

For the best views of the surrounding landscape, venture up to El Mirador. Want some more options? Hunt down a good deal, buy a gift or sample some of the local food at Jose Maria Pino Suarez Municipal Market. But wait, that's not all! Whether you're making a spiritual pilgrimage or just curious about what's behind its doors, everyone is welcome to visit Immaculate Conception Cathedral. Why not sit in a pew with other worshipers and attend a service?

Car Rentals in Mazatlan

Your escape begins with car rentals in Mazatlan. Whether you’re eager to hop off the usual tourist trail or just like the idea of having your own transportation, Orbitz has the keys to your ride.

If you're going to be arriving at General Rafael Buelna International Airport, you can pretty well rent a car in the arrivals hall. Two of the most reliable outlets to book with are Dollar Rent A Car and Thrifty Car Rental. They're right next to the terminal, so they can't be missed.

If you have plans to stay in the city, head on over to Alamo Rent A Car at Aeropuerto Internacionalgral Rafael Buelna Carr Al Sur S/N. It is located 2 miles from the downtown area.

Where to stay in Mazatlan – Hotel Accommodation

Orbitz is here to help you decide on the best place to crash in this epic destination. Currently, there are 55 hotels in Mazatlan.

The Isla Mazatlan Golden Resort and the Casa Lucila Hotel Boutique are perfect options for those who want to splurge on a little luxury. The Best Western Hotel Posada Freeman Zona Dorada and the Quality Inn Mazatlan are some lower-cost options. Consider booking one if you'd prefer to save for incredible activities.

Nearest Airports to Mazatlan

After sitting in a cramped seat all day, you'll be happy to jump off the plane and stretch out at General Rafael Buelna International Airport (MZT). Located 10 miles east of the downtown area, this is the main point of arrival for those traveling via air.

Popular Places to Visit Near Mazatlan

Las Labradas Archaeological Site is just one of the places to visit in Punta Prieta, which is 40 miles away.

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Top Rated Hotels for your Mazatlan Vacation

Holiday Inn Resort Mazatlan
Holiday Inn Resort Mazatlan
3.5 out of 5.0 Avenida Playa Gaviotas 220, Zona Dorada, Mazatlan, SIN
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4.6/5 (10 reviews)

The beds were very comfortable. The amenities were nice. The staff was always helpful and friendly.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020
Built in 2016, the brand new Holiday Inn Resort Mazatlan offers an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, take advantage ...
Riu Emerald Bay All Inclusive
Riu Emerald Bay All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5.0 Calzada Camaron Sabalo, Zona Costera Cerritos 3404, Mazatlan, SIN
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3.9/5 (60 reviews)

The location was great. Close enough to the Gold Zone but far enough away to be peaceful. I also thought for as big as the place is and for how many rooms there are, it didn't feel crowded with all the different pools, bars and restaurants

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020
Riu Emerald Bay All Inclusive features a full-service spa, 5 outdoor pools, and a free water park. You can take advantage of free parking, along with limo/town ...
Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort & Spa - All Inclusive
Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort & Spa - All Inclusive
4.0 out of 5.0 Ave Ernesto Coppel Campana 201, Mazatlan, SIN
4.3/5 (80 reviews)

Very nice and relaxing place, the premises is well kept and had beautiful ocean views. The service and staff is excellent. What's annoying is to have to sign a check after every meal and in the bar for an all exclusive package. There were 2 restaurants one a buffet which has a small selection of ...

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2019
Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort & Spa - All Inclusive features a private beach, a full-service spa, and 3 outdoor pools. Free valet and self parking are available, ...

Things To Do during your Mazatlan Vacation

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