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Puerta del Mar

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Paseo de las Gaviotas, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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Ranked #16 of 23 hotels in Ixtapa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2005

We arrived at the resort with an idea in mind but being hopeful this place was going to be fair. After reading some of the reviews we were not sure what to except. We have traveled to many places in Mexico and have never seen a place so poor, awful, dirty, dark smelly and disgusting. We checked in and checked... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2003

We traded through II for a stay in Sept. 2001. The place has a charming look with colorful tiles throughout the unit. The quality of the place is similar to Super 8's in the U.S. I would say: simple and adequate but definitely not luxurious. As we are simple travelers, this was OK for the week. There was enough room... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2003

This hotel was a total disappointment. The pictures that you will find on the web are very deceiving. It's equivalent to a Motel 6 in the United States. If you decide to stay here, wait until you visit some of the other hotels like The Barcelo (across the street) and you'll feel like a chump. We made the reservation through... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2003

It is about a 10 minute walk from the beach. The rooms have a definate Mexican feel to them...not super nice according to "american" standards. But they are clean, comfortable and very well kept up. The hotel has exellent facilities. There is a swim up bar, a trampoline, hammocks, a slide, a spa, and all the rooms have balconies that... More

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Address: Paseo de las Gaviotas, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Zihuatanejo > Ixtapa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Puerta del Mar 2.5*
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Puerta Del Mar Hotel Ixtapa
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