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Starbay Suites Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Avenida los Picos 833 | Playas de Huanacaxtle, 63732, Mexico
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Ranked #59 of 81 hotels in Riviera Nayarit
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012
Vicki P Denver, Colorado
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

We just returned from a one week stay (Feb. 2-9) at Starbay. We enjoyed our stay and thought the staff was very courteous, friendly, and helpful (especially Eva at the front desk and housekeepers Claudia and Sandra). The room was comfortable and we liked that the bedroom was separate from the living room/kitchen area. We ate at the Starbay restaurant... More

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Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

My wife and I stayed at this hotel after having traveled to Puerto Vallarta. The hotel at first glance seem nice, until you get close up and notice she is long for a pick me up paint job and overall maintenance session. Our check in was unusual in that for only 2 persons checking in..it took well over an hour.... More

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Seattle, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2010

We have stayed here twice and love this resort. The staff are friendly, helpful, the little kitchen is adequate. However, during our last stay the resort was host to a group of senior high school students who were screaming, drinking and partying all day into the wee hours, The staff were unable to deal with this issue. Several of us... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2010

This is a small, supposedly "intimate" little resort -- location makes it a bit hard to find; apparently it is known by more than one name. The really bad thing about this is the timeshare people -- they are relentless! We also noted one of the timeshare people from another resort we had stayed in a previous year that had... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2010

Perfect spot for me and my spouse to unwind in the sun by the ocean. Beautiful facility, just the right size, not an anonymous highrise, but right on the beach with ocean views. Away from the crowds and stress in PV, but close to the lovely Bucerias, Punta de Mita, and Sayulita. Used the onsite restaurant or our kitchenette when... More

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Anacortes, Washington
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2009

Because of messed up flights, we left for vacation early (to get better flights), and so we booked this hotel for 3 days prior to our usual trip to PV. We stayed from 11/3-11/6/2009, and booked a two bedroom/two bath suite for two of us. We had two other friends who WOULD POSSIBLY join us, so did not want to... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2009

Upon arrival at the hotel we were pleasantly surprised, the pictures were very accurate. Lobby very expansive and tastefully decorated with an awesome view of the courtyard, pool and the Pacific. Check-in was very smooth and we were taken to room 205, a 1 bedroom unit. Again, the room looked exactly like the pictures; kitchen area with four-eye stove, full... More

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Billings, Mt
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8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2009

Stayed 12 nights with boyfriend. Beds were extremely hard, room was dated and had ants. We did buy fresh shrimp at Wal-Mart or Mega, boiled them up and sat on the balcony and ate them. (No cocktail sauce or horseradish anywhere) Restaurant staff indifferent, Aldo at front desk was very accomodating. Too far out to be somewhere quickly, felt isolated.... More

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Roslyn, Washington
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2009

Positives: Most days this was an extremely quiet resort, we loved that! Simple, but tasty and affordable restaurant right on the property. Very nice pool area for swimming and tanning. Within walking distance to several other hotel restaurants, easy bus ride into Bucerias for lots of other dining and shopping options. Beautiful view of the bay. Nice beach for walking,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2009

My wife and I wanted to get away and relax, that is what we were able to do here. All of the staff are friendly but Aldo was just the best! The room we were in was aperantly one of the lower qaulity units, but we were happy with it. 15 min. walk to down town and busses run out... More

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Address: Avenida los Picos 833 | Playas de Huanacaxtle, 63732, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Starbay Suites Resort 3*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#28 Top resorts Hotel in Riviera Nayarit #40 On the Beach Hotel in Riviera Nayarit
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