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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Hotel Playa Bonita in Mazatlan was a perfect place for a New Year's vacation. The rooms are spacious, the bathrooms clean, the staff kind and helpful, and their restaurant superb. What a great place to relax just a a block off the beach! This place is located at Playa Gaviotas, which is in the heart of the shops and restaurants...

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Reviewed 7 December 2013 via mobile

The Lobby is very nice and gives you a feeling you are going to be in a nice Hotel, but the reality is way different. Real old outdating room, old TV, AC, fan, toilet, no hair dryer, etc. You can hear noises from next door and out to the elevator. I would never recommend this Hotel.

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2Thank Vacationdreamergirl
Mexico
Reviewed 5 January 2013

If you want to be in the zona dorado (which is several kilometers from the downtown area), this hotel is a great option. It is an older property but is clean and comfortable, they upgraded our reservation to a suite at no extra charge. Internet connection is good, however at times can be hit and miss, the lobby seems to...

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Regina Sask Canada
Reviewed 15 March 2012

Back for 5 weeks this year and great as usual and booked for 5 weeks next year all ready. Ate at Mango's and their shrimp deablo is terrific. One of the best that we've had. Elevators still working fine. I really can't add too much since my last review as it pretty much sums up what happened this year. Keep...

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1Thank mazman
Regina Sask Canada
Reviewed 10 March 2011

The place keeps getting better after all these years. Most of the staff have been there for years and have gotten to know them quite well. Any time we had a problem re burnt out light , replaced the stove top etc was done quick and effictient. They have new elevators and hopefully they can stay that way as the...

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4Thank mazman
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2011

My boyfriend, daughter and I stayed at Playa Bonita for 2 nights at the beginning of January. Due to unforeseen circumstances, we were walk up guests that just wanted somewhere safe to sleep for a decent price. We paid $59 CAD a night. I asked to see the room before making a decision and we were brought up to large,...

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3Thank kokomeister
british colombia
Reviewed 18 February 2008

This was our first stay in mexico. All the staff including the restaurant is exellent. We took the bus tour from yuma and would'nt think twice about going again!!!

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3Thank izzy8
Utah
Reviewed 17 November 2007

This was the worst hotel in Mexico my mother and I have ever stayed at. The hotel was listed on a website that we have time shares through, but everything that the hotel said in its overview was a complete lie. There was no on site anything, the kitchen was dirty, the air conditioning didn't work, we didn't have any...

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4Thank littlewo
Regina Sask Canada
Reviewed 23 February 2006

Yes I agree with the other person. we have a timeshare there also. The timeshare units are very nice. The problem with the hotel is that it doesn't have a cafe, or swimming pool. They took that out to have an underground parking lot, which they allready had but with only 1`exit. The elevator, there used to be 2, doesn't...

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5Thank mazman
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2006

Playa Bonita needs major renovation. We stayed in the penthouse, even so the shower didn't work, bathroom smelled of sewer, and had no hot water for 3 of the 7 days. Beds were good. Hotel has no amenities at all. 3 of the 11 floors are closed and no renovation work seems to be going on. Look elsewhere.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Playa Bonita

Address: 27 Avenida Playa Gaviotas | Zona Dorada, Mazatlan, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Sinaloa > Mazatlan
Price Range: $62 - $873 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Playa Bonita 2.5*
Number of rooms: 132
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“Get a room away from the elevators. The beach side has nice balconies with nice views and facing the sun.”
 of 5 bubbles JerryS2012, 15 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the ocean or upgrade to a suite that had a small kitchen and sitting room.”
 of 5 bubbles LuizadelaLoca, 5 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Try to get on the 8th floor and get a corner room as you'd be able to see 2 directions”
 of 5 bubbles mazman, 15 Mar 2012 | Read review
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