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Hotel Playa San Carlos

Carret. a San Carlos Km 8.5, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I disagree with previous reviews. The hotel is a perfect getaway from television and internet. The basic rooms are perfect. Food is wonderful and service is excellent. I recommend this hotel to anyone who wants to getaway from the normal and just relax on the beach

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Arizona
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Sad history with present 'manager' . Empty Basic rooms, old beds and non existing service. Old, cold tile floors, no televisions, or Wifi except in bar. Iffy food. There are so many better choices in town.

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San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

It is now the Hotel Playa San Carlos. They renamed it Hotel Playa because it's on THE PLAYA, and a South facing playa at that! (Sun ALL day!). The hotel is eclectic for sure, but now repainted, clean but no TV. If you don't want to swim in the ocean, there's a small pool. The restaurant is excellent with one... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

We'd been going to SC for years in our motor home but decided to drive down and stay in a hotel for a week. We had enjoyed going to what was then The Hotel Fiesta and is now Hotel Playa San CArlos. It had been the subject of much legal trouble involving a family who have a less than honorable... More 

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2 Thank darbone85737
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Basic and outdates installations, but very close to the entrance/exit from San Carlos, this Hotel has the basic needs for your stay: clean rooms/beds, pool, restaurant, with good rates for the budget. A plus is to be able to buy groceries, food, drinks, etc., to your room without having to pay more. And as a bonus, an Extra store is... More 

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2 Thank pacovich
Foster City, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I must agree with the recent reviewers that though its location is good, as of April 2014 this place was a dump. We also noticed that there didn't appear to be any cars parked in the guest parking area. But we had paid in advance and we arrived rather late in the day so we really were motivated to stay... More 

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2 Thank Peter S
Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in to see what the rooms looked like and to get a price. The first thing that I noticed is that the office smelled like cat piss. But from the beach this place looks nice, but up close, it is slowly falling apart. There is a sign in the office thats says, "no tv's or phones in the... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

We try to give honest reports and really want to see businesses succeed but we just can't do it with this one. We stayed 2 nights and the main reason is, we are traveling with a little dog and they are the only ones I could find online that accepted dogs. I will look harder next time. Here is the... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

This was a shock to someone who has stayed here in the past many times. The facility is getting more than just a bit long in the tooth. It is falling apart. The staff is wonderful but the rooms are barely functional. No hot water in the shower. Most of the lights were burned out. The dilapidated air conditioning unit... More 

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9 Thank Cleat12
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

We stayed at the Fiesta Real on the first night of a three day road trip from Phoenix to San Miguel de Allende, MX. The property is situated on a tranquil part of the bay before you get to the Main part of the city. Although the rooms show as circa 1980, they are clean, have great mattresses (which are... More 

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