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Mar Azul

Gonzalo de Sandoval #190 | Fracc. Magallanes, Acapulco 39670, Mexico
Mar Azul
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cedar Park, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great apartment style condo in the middle of everything you need. Restaurants, stores, anything you require is within walking distance. Beachfront property, great staff, and roomy accommodations for 2 adults and 2 teens. Also free WiFi , if needed. Would definitely recommend for a peaceful or fun vacation...we had both!

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Unbelievable Fireworks display.I have been Vegas many New Years Eve's, the show here is better. Contrary to the new media reports, we feel very safe in Acapulco. the crime we hear about happens in towns over 100 km away from here. The Mar Azul is "the best". Small cozy place with very friendly and helpful staff . Nice little bar... More 

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Plymouth Meeting, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We loved Mar Azul. A smaller apartment (timeshare) building on a quite side street with a fabulous view of the beach. It was quiet and very clean. Elliot was fantastic - so friendly and knowledgeable with great advice and suggestions. He contributed a great deal to our visit. Don't be concerned with all the media stories about Acapulco or Mexico... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We arrived at Mar Azul after a night at the incredibly rowdy Fiesta Americana and were blown away with how great it was. It's on a quiet side-street, with fantastic views of the ocean. The apartments (it is a timeshare exchange) were comfortable, if not luxurious, but had all we could wish for. We were agreeably surprised by Aurelio's orientation... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

I am not 100% sure if they are a hotel as I used a timeshare trade to use this centrally located property. The building is nestled off a busy main road on a quite side street with other residents. I felt right at home upon arrival and loved the feel of "living like a local". The staff is warm and... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is not a luxurious resort, it is just a comfortable resort with beach front view in the middle of old Acapulco city. We had an apartment with one master bedroom, one double bedroom, living room, kitchen and two bathrooms. Kitchen had everything we needed to cook and eat at home. Our balcony had front view. Pool is really small... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Mar Azul has the best location. All the rooms have a balcony over looking the ocean. Wonderful way to wake up in the morning. The staff of Eliud and Arullio are the best. Very accommodating and eager to give recommendations. The pool was perfect and they have the best massage on the beach for only 200 pesos which is around... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Pros: This hotel is well located in the middle of the Costera. A 6 peso bus ride in one direction takes you to Walmart, and in the other direction you can ride all the way to La Caleta Beach or before that you can get off at the Zocolor. As far as I know, each “room” is actually a suite... More 

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Kentville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

If you're looking for a place to have a great vacation, look no further than Mar Azul in Acapulco. First they have a book in each room that previous guests have given their opinions of local cuisine and areas of interest, very helpful. The place is very clean, the staff are very friendly and helpful especially Eliot at the front... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

My husband and I stayed at Mar Azul 11-2/11-9-2013. The staff at Mar Azul were friendly and helpful in every way. Staff members are informative about the area and will point out the must see locations. We use public transportation, walked the main streets, shopped in local shops and always felt safe and welcomed by all. The view from our... More 

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