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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Book in advance for the best rates. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Pool on the roof and restaurant. Short 10 min walk to beach and malecon. Hotel staff helpful and personable. Traditional Mexican style hotel. We have stayed several times.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Clean, basic accommodations perfectly located between Centro and the Romantic Zone. I have never had a complaint with this hotel. Loved the new pillows! Recommend checking out the restaurant on the top floor. Good food and great prices.

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West Hollywood, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

I prefer boutique hotels but was not able to find an affordable one during high season so I opted for a typical tourist place, Hotel Encino, based on its excellent location. Unfortunately, most low-end tourists in Mexico do not respect furniture, towels, linen, etc. Despite the terrific hotel staff and their hard work, it is hard to educate others to... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Even though I've walked by this hotel for 25 years, I've never stayed there. It came up when I was booking my latest trip (June 10-16) with a good price, so I decided to take a chance. Came to Vallarta with three newbies and one second-timer. I usually stay at Posada de Roger, and my February trip this year included... More 

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Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

I will definitely stay here again. A nice clean room with a good firm bed. Had a nice little balcony overlooking the quiet side street below. The bathroom is clean and smells of bleach and fabuloso (a common Mexican cleaner). Coffee for guests is offered in the morning downstairs near check-in. No shower curtain or partition separating the shower area... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a fun, quirky, inexpensive, and easy place to stay with a traditional Mexican décor to it, this is the spot! It's close to everything, has a very friendly and accommodating staff, and only cost about $25 US a night for two single beds in a quaint room. Looking for an experience like a resort would... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This was the second time I have stayed here. I had a room facing with a balcony facing the River Cuale. The room was very clean, a/c worked great. The bed was hard, naturally, and the tv had only 3-4 U.S. channels, both of which do not bother me in the least. Some of the rooms actually have an "open"... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

I have stayed here twice with my kids, we all loved it. It is in a central location next to the river and close to the beach, shops, restaurants and night life. The rooms are basic but spacious and very clean. The rooftop pool area has amazing views of the mountains and resort and the pool itself was very clean.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Very inexpensive for the type of room you can book. As a college student, would recommend to anyone who is trying to budget but still have a very enjoyable time. Restuarant is excellent, and the rooftop pools are great!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Make no mistake that this is a budget accommodation in the center of Puerto Vallarta. If you are paying north of 60 USD a night for the double rooms in this place you are being seriously ripped off. In January, I stayed for 4 nights and paid the equivalent of 21 USD per night for a room with two single... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Cuisines: Mexican, American
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Additional Information about Encino Hotel

Address: Calle Juarez Centro 122, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: $27 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Encino Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Encino Hotel Puerto Vallarta
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
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