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Marinaterra Hotel & Spa

3.5 of 5 Calle Gabriel Estrada s/n | Sector La Herradura, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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vancouver bc
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent only 1 night here with a bus tour. The room I got was large & great view of the Marina from where we went on a boat tour of the bay with Garry's Dive shop. Meals were included with this tour & the food was good. It had a pool.

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Palm Springs, California
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40 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in Mexico and travel extensively here. We know the good from the bad hotels. This one is average to a bit above average. The good part … it is clean, beds are reasonably comfortable, staff is helpful, and the location is central to San Carlos. The A/C is good (mini-splits in the room) and the flat screen TV... More

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vernon NY
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41 reviews 41 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stay there on business often as the location is convenient. Great cooked breakfast in the morning with a wonderful view of the marina and mountains. Nice gym that will open early if you ask, convenient to several nice restaurants. Rooms are somewhat tired but functional and cell phone and internet reception can be very spotty.

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Sonoita, Arizona
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Checked in 9/19/2014 as part of a scuba-certification course and found a drab, out-dated facility that desperately needs a thorough updating... Stains on furniture cushions, chipped and cracked floor tiles, a marble sink & counter top that was nice at one time, perhaps, but no longer; lack of attention to housekeeping: dead crickets on the floor along with some previous... More

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Kansas City
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79 reviews 79 reviews
71 hotel reviews
308 helpful votes 308 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We stayed here as part of a Copper Canyon tour the second week of September. The hotel, grounds and the room were all very neat and clean, Our room, overlooking the marina had a large balcony, was spacious with a large and well equipped bathroom. Overall the room was in very good shape with the need for a bit of... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here as part of my tour & found my room clean, VERY spacious & with beautiful views over the harbour. The staff were very friendly & helpful. We ate 3 meals at their restaurant & I really enjoyed each. A swim in the pool at the end of the day was a highlight.

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stayed at the Marinaterra Hotel before we began our dive trip on El Duque liveaboard. As a result of our dive trip, we received a special discount for our room that was excellent - less than $100 per night. The hotel is right on the marina, so it is a good location to start many activities in San Carlos.... More

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The Marinaterra Hotel was most likely very nice when it first opened. However the property now looks old / dirty and is in need of a major renovations. Both rooms I stayed in had dirty linen on the bed (both spread and sheets). There was no hot water in the shower plus the water did not drain in the shower... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This hotel is located in the heart of San Carlos with a beautiful view of the marina, the rooms were remodel a couple of years ago so they are in great shape, clean, roomy and comfortable, they have a breakfast buffet in The Embarcadero restaurant which has beautiful view of all the yacht and fishing boats, the food it's ok... More

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Marinaterra, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marinaterra Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We appreciate your comment, it is very important to us any feedback our guests give us; this year we started the remodeling of all of our rooms and we hope you can see these changes when you return. Best regards! More

Tucson, Arizona
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This hotel was fantastic!!!!! I have no shortage of great things to say about this place!! The rooms were very nice and the staff even nicer!! They were extremely friendly, helpful and genuinely wanted to help!! I am bilingual so I think that helps a bit as people always like it when you speak their language, but I am extremely... More

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Marinaterra, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Marinaterra Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment! We appreciate your time for to write this comment and introduce to the other travelers to this destination and this hotel. We hope see you again. Best regards! More

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Address: Calle Gabriel Estrada s/n | Sector La Herradura, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Northern Mexico > Sonora > San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Marinaterra Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
Marinaterra Hotel And Spa
Marinaterra Hotel San Carlos
Marinaterra Hotel Beach
Marinaterra Resort Beach

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