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Hotel el Morro

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km 1.5 south, Santa Rosalia, Mexico
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Hotel el Morro
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Santa Rosalia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Todos Santos, Mexico
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

To begin with upon our arrival the lady at the reception desk was as friendly as a tooth ache, she did not welcome us at all and acted like we were bothering her. Have stayed here many times on our way South, but this place has deteriorated considerable over the years. No side table light, only a fluorescent glob above... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stayed at several hotels in San Felipe, Loreto, La Paz, Cabo San Lucas and even at an inexpensive hotel in Mulege. But this one in Santa Rosalia was by far the worst. The lady at the reception desk was very rude and barely helpful; customer service must not be in her vocabulary. The room was bare and it took... More

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Olympic National Park, Washington
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

A good place to stop for the night when driving the Baja. A comfortable & clean motel to stay. Pets are allowed. Place appears to be getting some much needed upgrading. Ample parking close to rooms. Staff is friendly, bilingual & very helpful.

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Los Angeles, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The building is fine. You can park your car near the bedroom door which is a bit better on the security front. The AC was weak but the window opened...the water pressure was low. but by far the worst were the beds--setting aside the fact that the mattresses were worn out. I shared a room with my friend--two beds--my bed... More

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Anaheim, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Hotel el Morro has an awesome view of the Sea of Cortez, which we didn't discover until the following morning since we showed up at night. The rooms lack decor, and aren't very clean. I don't know what it was, but we were both itching the entire night while trying to sleep in that bed. The continental breakfast consisted of... More

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Morro Bay, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I've stayed three times now in Hotel el Morro , they accept pets charge 50 pesos for it i think . The rooms on the ocean are a little more expensive . Still only about $ 46 i think .They are clean and the people are friendly , don't get me wrong it's not a luxurious hotel but it's nice... More

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Powell River, Canada
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284 reviews 284 reviews
86 hotel reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

The setting is stunning. The rooms, while dark and dated, have a certain charm. The building itself is lovely. It is clean. That's the good - the bad is the iron cage around the patio, the complete lack of even warm let alone hot, water and the dirty weed choked patio. The repulsive is the "continental" breakfast. Nasty weak coffee,... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Dog friendly, parking right outside the room, nice terrace with a gorgeous view of the Sea of Cortez. About a mile outside of the town to the south. Several good restaurants in town.Free continental breakfast, which is never anything to get excited about, but very rare for Baja. Great place but with 2 complaints, I was promised the WIFI would... More

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Eugene, Oregon
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

I really enjoyed Hotel el Morro. The parking was secure, a good thing because we had an ATV in our pickup. The WIFI was a bit sketchy in our room but we were otherwise quite pleased. There is a great Chinese restaurant, yes I said Chinese, just north of the hotel, perhaps a 1/2 mile also on the water. Another... More

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Surrey, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Unbeatable location, great ocean views, clean, basic room with mismatched, worn furniture. Great terraces with wonderful views up and down the coast. This hotel has clearly seen better days. The breakfast was nothing to write home about.

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Address: km 1.5 south, Santa Rosalia, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Santa Rosalia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 39

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