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Gonzalo de Sandoval #190 | Fracc. Magallanes, Acapulco 39670, Mexico
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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80 reviews 80 reviews
28 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
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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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Ontario
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

This is a great resort, right on the beach. They have a great little pool and hot tub, refreshing after a hot day. There is a guy there that makes the best homemade fries you will ever on this planet!! You ask for an order of fries, and he literally cuts the potato in front of you and cooks it... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

This was our first trip to Mx. Me and my bestfriend Lena take a trips for our birthday every year. Mar Azul was the trip this year for Lena's Birthday. It was our best trip ever, anywhere. I called and arranged transport with Aurelio, He had Oscar pick us up at the airport. We got to the hotel and Aurelio... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
13 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

This was our second visit to WIVC Mar Azul Acapulco and, although I believed that nothing could top our first stay, I was wrong. Both Eliud and Aurelio made my wife and I feel as though we were returning home to family rather than vacationing at a timeshare. If there were such a contest as “Best Desk Clerk of the... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

spent a week here over easter 2013.the property is in a great location right on the beach and in the centre of acapulco.All the staff here are fantastic and treat you as if you are vip`s.we had penthouse 1 and a 1 bedroom on the 9th floor,the views of acapulco were fantastic.both apartments were spacious,well maintained and the kichen equipment... More

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Additional Information about Mar Azul

Address: Gonzalo de Sandoval #190 | Fracc. Magallanes, Acapulco 39670, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Acapulco
Also Known As:
Mar Azul Hotel Acapulco

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