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Aura del Mar Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Eva Samano de Lopez Mateos s/n | Playa La Madera, Zihuatanejo, Mexico (Formerly Brisas del Mar Hotel)
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Ranked #8 of 81 hotels in Zihuatanejo
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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st.paul, minn.
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time. It is a unique neighborhood, with restaurants within walking distance. The staff was super helpful. We witnessed an older couple, and the husband had lost a crown on a molar.On a Saturday. The staff not only helped to locate a dentist, but walked the couple to the office, and helped interpret. That is above and... More

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California, Maryland
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91 reviews 91 reviews
44 hotel reviews
228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has the perfect location, right on a gentle beach in a safe neighborhood with restaurants just two blocks away. The beach has a buoy for swimmers to swim out to, and there is a pool two levels up with an excellent water slide. Near the pool are hammocks with a view. Our room was clean and spacious with... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Aura Del Mar on the advice of our friend and it is a great hotel. Staff: The staff were very pleasant and helpful. We arrived early before our room was ready so the staff offered to watch our luggage while we checked out the town. Room: We booked the Jacuzzi suite with a view... More

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Montgomery, Minnesota
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We had commented on Aura del Mar in the past, and our feelings have not changed. We appreciate the staff and total surroundings of the hotel and facilities. From check-in to check-out the Aura staff goes well out of their way to see that you are comfortable and happy. Carlos always is spot on with recommendations and directions. Alexander and... More

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Fairfax, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We moved here from Irma, after a bad night there, and the staff made room for us and even moved some others around so we could stay in one room. What a great place! The food is average, but the hotel really makes its guests feel special. Thanks Aura Del Mar.

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Davenport, Iowa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We have stayed here for several years and will continue to do so in the future. The staff is outstanding and the location is excellent. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Nice restuarant or there are dozens of others within a short walking distance. Staff is always helpful with suggestions and answering questions. We stay to get away from the cold... More

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blaine, mn
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We stayed the week of Feb 8-15. Check-in was smooth and quick. Carlos and Jacqueline will take good care of you and answer any questions you may have about sites, tours, and places to eat. Don't miss the coconut shrimp at Daniel's and the molecajete at Bandito's. Daniels is right on the beach just before you get to the basketball... More

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san diego
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Another delightful stay at this boutique hotel. Staff always greets with a smile and so very attentive. We were traveling with our son, daughter in law and 16 month old grand daughter and we were welcomed every where and felt very much at home. Yes there are stairs but wow the views are so worth it. The property is very... More

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Kamloops, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

we stayed here just last week and were very impressed with this hotel. Yes we did have 112 steps from the beach to our room but we knew that going in. Our room was just as we thought it was going to be and even passed our expectations. The only drawback would be that our neighbors next door could look... More

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Wales, Wisconsin
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We love this place. When you come to the entrance you may think oh,oh. Then you walk into the lobby and see the most beautiful view. The hotel is intimate and personal. Carlos will help you with tours, recommendations car rentals. The rooms are large, clean and all have a great ocean view. It's walking distance to tons of restaurants... More

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Additional Information about Aura del Mar Hotel

Also Known As:
Brisas Del Mar Zihuatanejo
Hotel Brisas Del Mar
Address: Eva Samano de Lopez Mateos s/n | Playa La Madera, Zihuatanejo, Mexico (Formerly Brisas del Mar Hotel)
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Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Zihuatanejo
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#10 Romantic Hotel in Zihuatanejo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aura del Mar Hotel 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Aura del Mar is a boutique-hotel in a Mexican fishing village, known for its hospitality and privacy. It's the perfect choice to get to know Zihuatanejo, relax and enjoy the sea. We offer a privileged location at the seashore in La Madera beach. Walking distance to downtown Zihua. ... more   less 
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