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El Sol La Vida

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Avenida Ernesto Coppel #520 | Nuevo Mazatlan, Mazatlan 82100, Mexico
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Ranked #3 of 36 Mazatlan B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We are glad we decompressed at this top quality B&B north of Mazatlan's Golden Zone. Ray and Linda are so welcoming and as soon as you arrive they fill you in on options, how to get around, even planning day trips with you and other guests if you are so inclined. We didn't really miss having a car. Ray even... More

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Mazatlan, Mexico
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

My wife and I winter in Mazatlan every year. This year, after a very hectic few weeks dealing with a family destination wedding, we decided to spend a 3 day weekend at El Sol. We were able to unwind and our hosts Ray & Linda made us feel very welcome and comfortable. Our room was great. Had a private terrace,... More

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Swan River, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

So glad we stayed here, can't say enough good things about the location, the amenities, or the hosts. It's an oasis, loved every minute of it! It's a little out of the way, but only a few minutes of driving has you at restaurants and shops. We enjoyed being able to take all that in and then retreat away from... More

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Calgary, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Well what can we say. The Ross' stayed at the B & B for 3 nights as a get away for the first 2 nights with no kids. We wanted to decompress and we did just that and more. We started the 3 day get away with the Wrights and they were fantastic hosts from the get go. By the... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

El Sol La Vida is far from the madding crowd but near enough to get the bus, taxi or pulmonia to town. It is set on a beach north of the Golden Zone. Very relaxing and charming hosts, Linda and Ray. Continental breakfast was filling. Lunch was obtainable from daughter Leanne's Surfs Up cafe. The garden room I stayed in... More

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Just got back from Mexico, and Linda and Ray Wright have got it right! This lovely, small, secluded B&B was wonderful. Linda & Ray are fabulous hosts, attentive without being intrusive. They were always ready to help us out in any way, and couldn't have been warmer or more accommodating. Our room, Sunrise, was perfecly appointed: fabulous private terrace, large... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

El Sol la Vida is one of those places that makes you feel good fortune has somehow brought you there. Ray and Linda are wonderful hosts. Generous and genuine. You have everything you need before you need it. Laying by the pool in the heat and Ray suddenly provides a cold beer and you think "Hey, that's just what I... More

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Torreon, Mexico
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We stayed at this place for three nights and found it lacking. Right in front of it at the beach is a crumbled protective wall. The bed was kind of soft, breakfast was a laugh, luke warm coffe and some bread. Please don't call it a B & B. The pool is very cold so it is kind of useless.... More

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SunandLife, Owner at El Sol La Vida, responded to this review

We value TripAdvisor and its reviewers as they help provide others with guidelines of their experiences. Unfortunately, there are always two sides and in this case I feel it is important to voice the second because its unfair to small businesses when they work hard to provide quality services and customers voice their opinions in a negative manner. We have... More

Mexico City, Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

At some point, me and my girlfriend were the only ones on the huge beach. The bed was great to sleep in. Lovely place, honest, tasteful, discrete, and charming, run by a friendly family. Fway from the crowded beaches and loud speakers blasting music all day long. Comfortable rooms and great service, personalised and well priced. You get much more... More

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Cuauhtémoc, Distrito Federal, Mexico
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Spent a weekend with Ray & Linda y El Sol la Vida... it was an incredible discovery, we spent a great time! The place is very cozy, very relaxed, it`s on the beach and you can take long walks, great swims in the sea and view the most beautiful sunsets! And staying with Ray & Linda, the owners is the... More

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Address: Avenida Ernesto Coppel #520 | Nuevo Mazatlan, Mazatlan 82100, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Sinaloa > Mazatlan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #3 of 36 B&Bs / Inns in Mazatlan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — El Sol La Vida 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The translation of 'El Sol La Vida' is: The Sun The Life. That's what you get when you visit us! We offer a luxury Bed and Breakfast directly on the beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean. We are in a secluded bay, where you can stroll for miles along the seashore. Each room has its own private entrance. Mazatlan has a lot to offer those seeking adventure, relaxation, or a romantic getaway. Our Boutique Resort is an oasis for the perfect vacation on Mexico's Gold Coast. ... more   less 
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