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Hotel Mar de Cortez

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#140 Lazaro Cardenas, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Austin, Texas
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166 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is fantastic for the price. The Good: - Great location, everything is a short walk. - Friendly, accommodating staff. The A/C didn't work in the first room they put us in so they immediately put us in a room with an A/C so cold it started shooting out ice. - Breakfast until ? We slept in and missed... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First class. Angela and Marta at front desk were superb in all aspects, assisted with all tours, were warm, friendly and kind. Rest of hotel superb and all of the people there were super nice. Clearly they all have pride in themselves and their hotel. This is my 4th time to this hotel. Same great location with best service. Close... More 

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, Per S, for your landmark review! You touched on two key elements that make the difference between a good place and a great place. Location and Service. Suffice it to say your upbeat review has been seen by the staff at the hotel and we genuinely thank you for sharing your experience for future guests. That's what makes... More 

Phelan, California
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First off I will start off by saying that I have no desire to go back to Cabo ever again. There are some beautiful views, but the activities there are pretty limited. You will be harassed constantly to buy this or that. It is ridiculous. We stayed there 5 days and we had people everyday ask us if we wanted... More 

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, Jamezjojo, for your review. It's unfortunate that your experience in Cabo wasn't what you hoped it would be and that you were obviously deterred from the enjoyment of what Cabo and Baja have to offer on the whole. Management has received your review and will certainly take into consideration your comments. I don't know who you talked to... More 

Portland
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I spent three nights at Mar de Cortez and it was a wonderful experience. The hotel is perfectly located in the heart of the clubs and attractions, even one block from Cabo Wabo! About 10 minute walk to the marina. 25 minute walk to Mango Deck. 10 minutes from other clubs such as Squid Roe, Mandala, etc.... It was really... More 

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, jaime e, for your most favorable and informative review. Others will definitely benefit from your input. Lots of detail will help future guests. And enjoying fresh water as opposed to salt and sand from the Sea of Cortez is a preference for many. Both, however, are part of the Cabo experience when you stay at Hotel Mar de... More 

San Francisco, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

good location on cabo excellent food very friendly people ... close to every activity in town ..love it ....and safe .. recommend the activities in town and good restaurants .. for locals and tourist ..

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, francisco1, for your most generous review. Yes, location, location, location... key to finding the best place to stay for your money. And a lovely swimming pool right in the heart of town, is key. After all your Cabo activities, which the front desk staff can help you reserve, to sit by the pool with a cold beverage and... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Clean, comfortable with a nice pool and good restaurant/bar. Very convenient location to everything in downtown Cabo. Not the Ritz, but very enjoyable and low-key. Attentive staff and free parking are a bonus.

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, Mitch 3685, for your 'Excellent' review. It will help others as they make their decision when planing their travels to Cabo. All the items you listed... pool, restaurant, bar, staff, free parking etc are what folks are wanting as they look to stay in Cabo for an affordable price with all the necessities. We also have free Wi-Fi,... More 

Hilton, South Africa
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26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Hotel is located for easy access to downtown Cabo, all in walking distance so no need for taxis. Rooms are basic and are clean and the hotel staff are friendly and helpful. Nice pool area. There is is a restaurant which I only had breakfast but was good. Good value for money.

Simon Y, General Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

We really appreciate your input and comments for our property and hopping we can serve you again. More 

Fort Wayne, Indiana
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I spent a week at Mar De Cortez and enjoyed my stay! The rooms are pretty basic but are clean and have everything you need. My best friend and I came to Cabo to explore and have a good time which left us very little time to be in our hotel room. This hotel was perfect for what we needed,... More 

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, fatiah m, for your positive review after your first-time visit to Hotel Mar de Cortez. Management needs to hear comments such as yours, and of course prospective guests especially need to get the straight word from other first time guests. Your comments are most helpful. Yes, we fill a need for many and what you have shared will... More 

Redondo Beach, CA
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I have been visiting this hotel for over 25 years and I have seen the many changes. This family owned / operated hotel has grown into the best downtown hotel available. Every time that I visit, I am amazed with the constant upgrades. Over the years I have become friends with the hotel staff and I look forward to seeing... More 

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, rep1029, for your most favorable review. We always appreciate our guests' comments and 'kudos' and it's our return guests who really help others appreciate just what the Mar de Cortez is all about and has to offer. Management has certainly been alerted to your upbeat message. We look forward to your next return to 'the Mar' and our... More 

Santee, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

If you like bar hopping, shopping, eating food, and saving money, you're in luck! This hotel is centrally located to the main area in Cabo San Lucas! Basically across the street from Cabo Wabo, minutes walk to the marina and the big mall, and surrounded by trinket shops, taco stands,and small bars with excellent drink specials. This hotel is NOT... More 

Nat D, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Mar de Cortez, responded to this review

Thank you, comfortakabamf, for our most favorable review. We so appreciate your input as will future guests looking for just what you described... We have so many return guests who have been coming annually for years... sometimes twice or 3 times/year. We appreciate your comments about customer service; management thanks you, as do the employees. We look forward to your... More 

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