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Motel Los Arcos

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Houston, Texas, United States
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Our original reservation at another location was cancelled and we weren't aware of it until we got there. Was in a scramble to find some place to accept our two dogs and this one was suggested so we drove the 2 blocks down the street and took the room. First room the AC was not working, 2nd room ... same...

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Long Beach, Washington
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This is an old Mexican Hotel but right on the beach with great views of the water. It is old, maintenance is not ideal, BUT it is at a budget price, staff are very friendly and they accept pets. After being "kicked out" of Azteca Inn because they had decided to no longer accept pets, this was a breath of...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 March 2014

I think the title sums it up... For the second year in a row, when we arrived they had given away our two week reservation. We were well within the check in time. From other reviews, this is a frequent occurrence. Our printed copy of the e-mail they sent confirming the dates wasn't of much use, as they still refused...

3Thank M Q
Steilacoom, Washington
Reviewed 22 January 2014

The large patio/pool area with gorgeous views and sunsets is as nice as all the surrounding resorts and this is what you pay for. Los Arcos is the cheapest lodging on this beach. So why are some people grumbling? The apartments are older, things break, everything doesn't work properly all the time. The clientele is largely Mexican and they can...

1Thank Chuck B
Culiacan, Mexico
Reviewed 8 February 2013

All i really care about when budget traveling (which this particular trip was) is cleanliness and comfort. This hotel had neither. We had put a deposit on a few weeks in advance, and when we arrived, 20 minutes after the check-in time, there was nothing available. We had to wait, WITH OUR BAGS, for 2+ hours. we did not get...

3Thank BudgetBeachTraveler
Reviewed 1 November 2012

We stayed here for a week and it was terrible. The only redeming quality was the beach access and great view. The staff was very helpul through all the hiccups...Upon our arrival we discovered that they had lost our reservations. However, they were able to put us up for the week. The AC did not work well as it "swung"...

2Thank FlipFlopWanderer
Falmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 March 2011

When I arrived at the hotel, the room facing the beach which I had reserved and paid for two month previously, was not available. I was given a terrible room which was facing a noisy street, crawling with ants in the bathroom, paper thin sheets and generally nasty. Since people were partying outside my room until 3 am, I got...

7Thank CapeCod66
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Reviewed 13 November 2010

We have stayed at Los Arcos at least 6 times in the past few years...they have a great location on the beach and near fun restaurants and shops...they also take dogs so that was a big plus for us...this last time was horrible! Let's start with the dance music going until 4am this morning...thump, thump, thump...but besides that ...we got...

5Thank Patpv
Reviewed 25 June 2010

My family has been going to Mazatlan for a long time. My uncle started staying at Los Arcos 5 or 6 years ago, every winter for 4 or 5 weeks. Then my parents and older brothers and have joined them for the last few years for New Years. Los Arcos is a great hotel. It's small, so it doesn't have...

1Thank CougarGrad
Reviewed 29 April 2008

We love this place! Been there 4 or 5 times. It's where Mexican families stay on vacation. Comfy, apartment style rooms with a living room and kitchen in 2 bedroom units. The showers are awesome. I love the open concept with 5 foot high walls for privacy but lots of room and air circulation. For a family, the showers work...

1Thank Julie L

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  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Motel Los Arcos

Address: Avenida Rodolfo T. Loaiza 214 | Zona Dorado, Mazatlan 82110, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Sinaloa > Mazatlan
Price Range: $114 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel Los Arcos 2*
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Motel Los Arcos Hotel Mazatlan
Hotel Los Arcos
Hotel Style:
#26 On the Beach Hotel in Mazatlan
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“For best view, get a room to the back of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelG2206, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the beach have a great view. The same view as the expensive hotels.”
 of 5 bubbles 911fn, 8 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms on ocean side are great for the view. Good luck though if you thought you had a reservtion of any kind.”
 of 5 bubbles mq2013, 18 Mar 2014 | Read review
“IF you stay here (which i recommend you do not) get an ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles BudgetBeachTraveler, 8 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Ask for ones with the ocean view. The upstairs rooms are also more private.”
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 of 5 bubbles FlipFlopWanderer, 31 Oct 2012 | Read review
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