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Catalina Beach Resort

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“sunset bar”(34 reviews)
“on la ropa beach”(13 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 July 2011

They say this was the first hotel in Zihuatanejo and that explains the superb location. The property has amazing views from various levels. The restaurant, bar, infinity pool and beach area are all wonderful. You could prop your elbows on the edge of the pool...More

1  Thank skypdx
Reviewed 28 May 2011

We spent our 2nd wedding anniversary at the Catalina during the last week of May 2011. To sum up our experience, I will simply say that we have no reason to stay anywhere else when we travel to Zihuatanejo in the future, and will absolutely...More

5  Thank JMGinPDX
Reviewed 8 March 2011

I just returned from a 10 night stay at the Catalina, which was wonderful! The hotel is on Play la Ropa, which is a beautiful beach. It's a great location because it's on the beach, but close enough to walk/taxi to town and near by...More

1  Thank Gillett400
Reviewed 14 February 2011

The location of this hotel is ideal and the views are breathtaking. The staff is wonderful. We stayed in a suite that was about 1/2 way between the beach and the lobby which was a good location. The "Panaramico Bar" was only a few steps...More

2  Thank JulesHouston
Reviewed 8 February 2011

What a fantastic view from our room - too bad the windows hadn't been washed in such a long, long time (ever?). This is such a beautiful place! The food at the hotel restaurant was awesome and the staff was the most friendly and helpful...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$68 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#16 Top resorts Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#21 Romantic Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#22 On the Beach Hotel in Zihuatanejo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#16 Top resorts Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#21 Romantic Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#22 On the Beach Hotel in Zihuatanejo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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paola n
13 July 2017|
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Response from Greg F | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember the room numbers now but, I would recommend to ask for the level below the Sunset Bar and on the south side. We were told that a couple of those were redone. The walk to the beach will have less stairs from... More
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"I asked for the best and was willing to pay for it. My initial room was basic and stifling."
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"All have ocean views."
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"Not sure what the other rooms look like but this one was the one closer to the pool and it was called a Casita"
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"I really like the rooms just under the lobby--if come with a group, the lower rooms share a balcony."
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