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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Amapas 214 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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Ranked #61 of 121 Hotels in Puerto Vallarta
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

The location is ideal. It is in the Romantic Zone & is right on the beach. There have been many upgrades over the past few years such as a much improved restaurant/bar area & the addition of another swimming pool. It is a three star hotel so there aren't any Italian nights or whatever else resort type hotels provide as... More 

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Picton, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at the Tropicana twice and both times they have been clean and reliable. The location is excellent, the price is very reasonable considering the location right on the beach and near the pier plus great restaurants etc. It is not new, it is not 5 star, but we have not found anything to beat it for the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have stayed at Tropicana for 8 years and it is not as friendly as it used to be. Stayed at Tropicana hotel again 2015, and when taking a friend through the pool area we were delayed with the comment from the security/warden" you cannot take a guest to your room", and we were not going to the room, and... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very clean ,convient location very close to oxo it is in romantic zone .it is not dog friendly place .Wifi is free only in the lobby .they had happy hour but my friend ordered a drink when the waitress came to us and said last call for happy hour when the drink finally came he was charged 80 pecos... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second trip to PV, first stay at the Tropicana. Plusses- very friendly staff, very clean-housekeeping comes in every day (hats off to Maricela), located in romantic zone so we could walk all around Old Town-wonderful restaurants and markets, nice pool area with waterfall, restaurant area (limited menu, food was ok, not great), bar area with happy hour... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked to stay here for 5 days months before or visit but after flying 6000 miles and in need of sleep, they had no record of our reservation. After half an hour at reception they eventually gave us an "upgraded suite" even though that is what we had originally booked in the first place. The room was on the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since we only needed two nights before we checked into our resort for a week, we were apprehensive about where we could stay that's central, in the beach and affordable. Tropicana is comfortable, good ocean view for us even at low rate, safe and quiet, nice food and bar and excellent service staff. It's not luxury, WiFi only in lobby... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a basic hotel, but it is very clean and with friendly staff. It is convenient to everything in the Romantic zone and within walking distance of many good restaurants. The beds are hard, but they all are in Mexico. There is no internet in the rooms, only available in the lobby. The beach is spectacular with beach chairs... More 

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Tilbury, Ontario, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here from December 26-January 2. We booked an economy room because there wasn't really an option to upgrade on the site we used. Upon arrival, we were smoothly checked into a very basic room on the second floor with no window or balcony. I will emphasize that this room was very very clean! The next day we paid... More 

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59 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family has visited this hotel since 1980 and it has NOT changed a bit. The following are comments from a perosn who is very well traveled and who has been in excellent hotels as well as mediocre ones and here are my comments. The goods: -Great location for everything -Beach steps away from you -Security is tight which is... More 

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Address: Amapas 214 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Tropicana Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 203
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Also Known As:
Tropicana Hotel Puerto Vallarta
Tropicana Puerto Vallarta
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#35 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Vallarta

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