Where To Stay In Mazatlan, Mexico - Updated 2021

where to stay in mazatlan mexico

The resort town of Mazatlan is located on Mexico’s western coast in the state of Sinaloa. This city is the second largest in the state. Many homes and resorts are located right on the lovely beaches of this tropical location, providing travelers with some of the most scenic surroundings in the country. We’ve selected the best hotels and vacation rentals in Mazatlan for those looking for where to stay:

1. Pueblo Bonito Mazatlan

The Pueblo Bonito is truly a great value for those looking for a traditional resort in Mazatlan. Every suite has its own private balcony or terrace. Guests really get the feel of Mexico in the suites that are decorated with large colorful tiles, and arched ceilings. Located in Mazatlan’s “Golden Zone” the resort is located right on the beach in one of the city’s most popular areas.

There are two swimming pools and a children’s pool, for guests to use at their leisure. The hotel also features 3 restaurants, in addition to a swim-up bar and poolside snack stop. Relaxing on the palm tree shores of Mazatlan’s coast will be one of the highlights of your trip, and it can easily be accomplished at Pueblo Bonito.

Pueblo Bonito Mazatlan Beach Resort - All Inclusive

Address: Avenida. Camaron Sabalo No. 2121 Norte Apartado Postal No. 6

Face masks for guests available Beachfront Family rooms Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Mobile app for room service Swimming pool Lift Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays

2. Luna Palace (from USD 127)

Another beachfront hotel, the Luna Palace is great for those needing some extra amenities in their guest room. That is because at this all-suite hotel, each guest room comes with its own kitchenette, in addition to private balconies or terraces. Luna Palace is just an 8-minute drive south on Av Camarón Sábalo from Pueblo Bonito, so the two hotels area practically in the same area. However, Luna Palace is closer to golf courses, off-site restaurants, and nightlife. Luna Palace has 3 different room types, with the largest holding up to 6 adults. Luna is a very homey hotel that will make any stay enjoyable and relaxing.

Luna Palace

Address: Avenida Camaron Sabalo S/N

Internet services Meeting/banquet facilities WiFi available in all areas Luggage storage On-site parking Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Parking

3. The Palms Resort of Mazatlan (from USD 75)

The Palms Resort is a contemporary hotel also in Mazatlan’s Gold Zone. It is about a 15 minute drive to the historical downtown of Mazatlan. The Palms Resort gives guests a difficult decision when booking a room: if they would prefer a room with a mountain view, or with an ocean view. While the rooms may provide different scenery, the amenities among the rooms are consistent.

Each room comes with a coffee maker, minibar, and safe. Breakfast is provided daily at the Las Islas restaurant. The Pergolas restaurant, which is oceanfront, dishes out fresh seafood, snacks, and plenty of cocktails. Enjoy the ambient lighting while you relax under a tiki hut at this small section of Mazatlan paradise.

The Palms Resort of Mazatlan

Address: Avenida Camaron Sabalo, 696. Zona Dorada

Contactless check-in/check-out Pool/beach towels Lift Pool bar Smoke alarms Gift shop Terrace Valet parking

4. Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort and Spa

The colorful and airy rooms of the Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort and Spa can provide guests with the rest and relaxation that they need. All suites at the Pueblo Bonito have a kitchenette with mini refrigerator and microwave, in addition to private balconies. It has 3 swimming pools, and 5 restaurants. Dining options include: formal dining, a casual bistro, 2 swim-up bars, and 2 lounges. Many previous guests think that they got an excellent value for their money, and raved about the beautiful grounds and décor, wonderful service, and world-class spa.

Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort & Spa - All Inclusive

Address: Av. Emesto Coppel Compania s/n, Nuevo Mazatlan

24-hour front desk Access to health care professionals Babysitting/child services Pool with view Air conditioning Facilities for disabled guests Hot tub Terrace

5. Elegant and Cozy Apartment (from USD 52)

Switching gears now to some private accommodations, this modern apartment is up for rent in central Mazatlan. The apartment has a bus stop in front of it, that can take visitors all around town to various bars and restaurants. The apartment can accommodate up to 2 guests; it has 1 bedroom, and 1 bathroom. The hosts provide the 1 king bed in the bedroom, but guests are welcome to make use of the couch and floor mattress should they be necessary. The hosts make it clear that this apartment is not suitable for children under 12 years of age. There is a 124 USD security deposit that potential guests should be aware of.

Elegante y acogedor, departamento completo.
Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
124 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we stayed for over a week and loved the apartment
super clean spacious
a very nice and sparkling clean place
very good cleanliness and everything was comfortable
it’s a great place to stay very clean and nice
great place to stay very comfortable and sparkly clean
great host that was very responsive and helpful
but prior to that she was very communicative and responsive
iliana was a great host always available
iliana is a wonderful host super super
wonderful apartment everything we needed was provided and iliana is a wonderful kind host
great place close to public transportation
great place to explore mazatlán central to stores and restaurants and a quick uber to the beach
great place very cute hosts were very sweet this place is perfect for a “get away” quiet restful time
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6. Beautiful Beachfront Condo (from 129 USD)

In this high rise condo on the ocean guests can get a feel for the modern beachfront life. This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo can accommodate up to 4 guests. It has 3 beds, 1 king size and 2 full size. WiFi is available in the common areas of the condo building. Guests are welcome to use the condo’s infinity pool that’s right near the ocean. The condo also has a small fitness center and spa, both near the lobby.

In comparison to some of the other accommodations mentioned in this article, this condo is located north of Mazatlan’s Golden Zone, so it is not in a touristy area. Guests can easily get a taxi or bus to take them into the town. This property does require a 3-night minimum stay, and for particular times of the year (specified further by the host) this increases to 4 nights.

Beautiful Beachfront Condo

Price: from 129 USD

Number of Guests: 4

7. Studio Close to the Beach (from USD 30)

This comfortable studio near the ocean is perfect for those who don’t need at lot of bells and whistles, and instead want great value for their money. Up to 2 guests can enjoy this studio apartment that is on a residential street near the Golden Zone of Mazatlan. This studio is great for couples that want to get a lot of exploring done. The host does specify that the property is not suitable for children under 12 years of age. There is an optional cleaning fee of 5 USD available should guests want a cleaning service.

Excellent comfy Studio very close to the beach
Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
144 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great private suite with its own bathroom tv ac wifi and small kitchen
the place was spotless and very secure
safe comfortable and clean place to stay in the golden zone
this is a clean cozy studio close to the beach and local shops
it was so clean and comfortable and the location was better than great
denisse is a wonderful host
denisse was responsive and considerate
hosts are very kind and the attention and response was very quick
our host had wonderful recommendations for beaches and restaurants which were really helpful
denisse was helpful and very quick to respond
absolutely fantastic location near everything and very safe
it is quiet and the location is good
this studio in mazatlan was in such a perfect location right in the middle of the golden zone
the neighborhood is very safe and super close to the beach as well
also location is great to reach different places
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8. Azul Pacifico Casa Bonita (from USD 57)

This large and modern private home is well north of Mazatlan’s Golden Zone, meaning it is for those that need a lot of space and want to be away from the typical tourist areas. The home has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, has 7 real beds, and can accommodate up to 12 guests. WiFi is available to guests, as well as satellite TV. Up to 2 cars can be parked here for those that need it, and the hosts recommend rentals for getting around the area.

There are 3 club houses with swimming pools that guests can make use of, and there is a 20 USD cleaning fee that potential guests should take note of. The minimum nights guests must book this property varies through the year, so inputting your respective travel dates onto Airbnb, or contacting the host, is the best way to make sure everything is coordinated properly.

Enjoy Mazatlán casa cerca parque acuático y playa
Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
259 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a/c kept it comfortable
excellent wifi great location great ambiance
very clean and comfortable and totally equipped with everything you need
this home is awesome very clean and bright and spacious
enrique was an excellent host
enrique is a great host
the host was great and very attentive to our needs
enrique is an amazing host very quick to respond and very accommodating
perfect experience enrique was helpful highly recommend it
nice area great house really close to the beach
the neighbourhood is very quiet and secure
even though the location was a little far from the beach i would definitely stay again
kids loved being in the pool and pacifico azul is close to the water park and beach
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The place of deer

Mazatlan is a word derived from the Uto-Aztecan language family, the Nahuatl, which means “place of deer”. This once busy seaport is now one of the main locations for vacationers on Mexico’s western coast. Its tropical location and world-class amenities are some of the best for travelers. Putting Mazatlan on your list of must-sees in Mexico is an easy decision that won’t leave you disappointed.

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