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Golden Zone hotel with 5 pools, long private beach
Located in Mazatlan (Zona Dorada), Hotel Playa Mazatlan is minutes from Sea Shell City Museum and Punta Camaron Beach.
This all-inclusive hotel is within close proximity of El Cid Country Club Golf Course and La Gran Plaza Mall.
Make yourself at home in one of the 400 individually furnished guestrooms, featuring espresso makers and flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a Select Comfort bed. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.
Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as a health club, an indoor pool, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and complimentary babysitting/childcare.
This hotel offers both all-inclusive and room-only rates. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.
Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 4 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Thirsty? Quench your thirst at a bar/lounge, a beach bar, or a poolside bar. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily for a fee.
Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center, conference space, and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free valet parking is available onsite.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Hotel Playa Mazatlan
Guests can book rooms at Hotel Playa Mazatlan for a rate that is either for the room only or for all-inclusive. All-inclusive rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).
Food and beverages
- All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
- Dining and beverage availability limited at one or more venues
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Onsite live performances
At your hotel
Hotel Playa Mazatlan has welcomed guests into its relaxing ambience since it opened in 1955 as one of Mazatlán's first resorts. Located in quiet courtyards are 5 heated pools, 1 paired with a 4.5-meter-wide (15-ft) spa tub and bordered by a jungle rock garden with waterfall and koi pond. The hotel's long private beach frontage features oversized thatched-roof palapas for shade. A full service spa offers a range of services including sauna, massages, and facial and body treatments. A popular draw throughout Mazatlán, the hotel's Fiesta Mexicana folkloric show and buffet dinner, is presented 2-4 times weekly (depending on season) in an air-conditioned theater. A variety of other shows, along with games, contests, and movies, round out the schedule of family-friendly entertainment offered nightly at the resort.
Supervised daily outdoor activities are available free of charge for children ages 4-12 during the day. A complimentary fitness center contains cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. Three reception-area computers provide high-speed Internet access, with the first 3 minutes complimentary. The property also features 7 meeting/conference rooms, a game room, billiards, and laundry facilities.
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Billiards or pool table
- Steam room
- Business center
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Picnic area
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Full-service spa
- Laundry facilities
- Television in lobby
- Arcade/game room
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Coffee shop or café
- Health club
- Children's pool
- Free valet parking
- Luggage storage
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach cabanas (complimentary)
- Pool sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Parking (limited spaces)
- Beach bar
- Number of meeting rooms - 7
- Conference center
- Babysitting or childcare (free)
- Children's club (free)
- Supervised childcare/activities (free)
- Year Built 1955
- Indoor pool
- Poolside bar
- Concierge services
- Room service (limited hours)
- Conference space
- Meeting rooms
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors -
- Hair salon
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Wedding services
- Total number of rooms - 400
- Number of restaurants - 4
- Free self parking
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Park your car
Free self parking, Free valet parking, Parking (limited spaces)
In your room
- Iron/ironing board
- Turndown service
- Complimentary bottled water
- Premium TV channels
- Microwave (on request)
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
- Flat-panel TV
- Espresso maker
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Private bathroom
- Individually furnished
- Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Premium bedding
- Balcony or patio
- Climate control
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower only
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Satellite TV service
- Daily housekeeping
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
Eat and drink
La Terraza - Beachfront restaurant/bar with terrace seating under wood-beamed ceiling featuring bougainvillea on roof. Buffet and à la carte breakfasts, à la carte lunch and dinner. Mexican specialties, seafood, chicken, steak. Drinks and happy hour. Live music nightly. Fireworks show on Sundays.
Fiesta Mexicana - Family-style buffet and music/dance folkloric show in air-conditioned theater. Weekly shows presented since 1966. Open seasonally.
Los Tejabanes - Casual, poolside spot with umbrella tables and shaded area under rustic brick-and-wood ceiling with blossom-draped roof. Breakfast dishes, appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, shrimp, fish, steak, tropical drinks. Open morning to evening (or late night, depending on business).
La Playita Snack Bar - Casual, beachside spot with seating at thatched-roof palapa tables. Open for breakfast and lunch. Snack foods, light meals, tropical drinks. Open seasonally.
Five heated swimming pools lie within quiet courtyards. The rectangular main pool measures 21 by 11 meters (70 by 35 ft). A jungle rock garden with waterfall and koi pond borders a 17-meter-long (56-ft) freeform pool, which is paired with a 4.5-meter-wide (15-ft) spa tub. A 14-meter-long (46-ft) oval pool is adjacent to a tall, tiered fountain, and a children's pool, steam room and sauna are also available.
Furnished with extra-large, thatched-roof palapas, the hotel's beach frontage extends 225 meters (246 yds) along the ocean, which is usually calm because of shelter provided by Deer Island. Sand and palapas extend around the hotel's south end, offering extra room for sunbathing and shaded snoozing as well as for a volleyball net.
Water sports are available at an adjacent beach and include parasailing flights, banana-boat rides, and rentals for personal watercraft, sailboats, and kayaks. Independent operators also offer scuba diving and snorkeling excursions as well as trips to Deer Island and other islands.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Water skiing nearby
- Rafting nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Ecotours on site
- Playground on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Beach volleyball on site
- Boat tours on site
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Volleyball on site
- Aerobics on site
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Massages on beach
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Minimum age to access spa is 12
- Manicures and pedicures
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible parking
The fine print for Hotel Playa Mazatlan
When you arrive
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
We should mention
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
All Inclusive Offer
Book a stay in an All Inclusive rate category and receive the following:
- All meals, snacks, and a variety of national and imported house-brand drinks
- Live dinner show buffet
- Supervised activities for children and teens
- Zipline and rock climbing wall for kids at Playa Adventure (scheduled activities)
- Fitness facility services