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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the range of less expensive all-inclusive this is a wonderful option. The staff, like most of the properties we have stayed at in PV, are very eager to make your stay enjoyable. The location as many others commented on is 10+, literally off the scale. You cannot find a better choice right at the entrance to the city pier...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel offers a great location and friendly service for budget conscience travellers. We were pleasantly surprised after having read some negative reviews. The rooms were clean and the staff were always friendly and helpful. The food was okay. There was always a wide variety though quite similar from day to day. However, we would agree with other travellers that...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can't find a friendlier hotel that is clean and so close to everything in the RZ. The food is really bad though. Really bad. Still you are surrounded by great restaurants plus this hotel is extremely safe and secure.

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, we aprecciate the time you took to give us a review, we will work on what you mention about the food and hope to see here agian!

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently stayed at San Marino. It was my first time even though I've been travelling to PV for 23 years. It was perfect for me! On the beach, in old town, clean, friendly staff and adult only areas. They were efficient at check-in, helpful with my bags to the room and any time I had a question or needed...

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for giving us your review, we are happy that you gave us a chance, is a pleasure to have you here and help you in everything we can, see you here again at your home in Puerto Vallarta. Warm regards.

Sundridge, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sun is warm, The sky is blue. I love to be there with you.Hotel is clean, Location, great, A delicious breakfast, I just ate. T-Shirts and Games give lots of laughs But, most of all, I love the Staff! 😎Ruby

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hello dear Ruby! Is really sweet your comment, thank you for giving us your review, it was a pleasure to had you here with us, hope we can see you here again and continue practicing your spanish with us! Warm regards!

El Paso, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a 5 night booked stay , Staff very nice, sadly the Hotel can use improvements on the following. Super Hard Beds, Poor WiFi , and non working AC. Location is walking distance everywhere! Ocean front hotel that can improve in the mentioned can go a long way.

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your preference and for giving us a review about your experience, we aprecciate you mention to us those points, we will definitely work on them. Hope we can serve you again. Warm regards.

Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My stay here was just wonderful. The entire staff was helpful, kind and very courteous. The grounds were very nice as well as the rooms. I stayed in on the 7th and 5th floors and experienced a very clean comfortable room with amazing views. The dining areas were exceptionally clean and the food was very good, especially breakfast (which is...

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for your good comments, we aprecciate the time you took to give us a review, we will be very happy to have you here again in your next visit, at your home in Puerto Vallarta. Warm regards.

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

So I have been to this hotel a few times A few things to note about this hotel. The location is amazing. Really hard to beat. Spend a bit more money and get a suite. You will have a balcony right on the beach. The rooms are pretty basic but the views are amazing. You would pay a ton for...

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for giving us your review, every comment is important to us and we like to know how was your time at San Marino. Thank you for your comments about the food and staff, is a pleasure to serve you and help you in what we can. See you here again at your home in Puerto Vallarta!

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel is in a great location, on the beach, near stores and shops and within walking distance of lots of good restaurants. We were not particularly impressed with the food from the hotel's only restaurant and ate at nearby restaurants for most of the meals. The hotel is older but the staff are very friendly and work hard to...

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for your preference and for giving us your review, we will be happy to have you here again in your home San Marino, like Luis always says you're welcome home! Thank you for sharing this information and see you again till next time. Warm regards.

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Jan 2013-This is my 3rd trip to PV Mexico...2nd time at this hotel.....I love this hotel & the location of it. Just got back from 1 wk on Jan11,2013....what can i say!!!!!! Kicking myself for not booking another week---I love P.V. Mexico & this hotel & the location -right on the beach....WOW-awesome!!! The area is also the best--for coffee shops-...

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HSMmanager, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at San Marino Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, we are really happy to know you had a great time here at San Marino! We wish next time you stay more time with us, thank you for sharing your experiencie with us. See you here again, at your home in Puerto Vallarta!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Puerto Vallarta, one of the most beautiful and romantic cities on the Pacific Coast of Mexico. The hotel is nestled on the beautiful beach of Playa los Muertos, with a wonderful atmosphere and tradition surrounded by hand craft shops, discotheques, and just a short walk from town. San Marino Hotel features 165 light and airy guestrooms including 25 spacious Junior Suites with all the amenities you need to relax and enjoy in a peaceful ambience.Come to San Marino Hotel where you will be greeted by our friendly staff and enjoy sunshine days and a vacation experience to treasure forever! ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Marino Hotel

Address: Rodolfo Gomez 111 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: ₹ 4,793 - ₹ 39,448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — San Marino Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 165
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Also Known As:
San Marino Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Style:
#31 Spa Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#50 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
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“higher up the better, it is a downtown location with early morning noise.”
huskerland1, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with an ocean view, you won't be disappointed!”
tobys237, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a balcony above the lobby wing of the hotel... these rooms are larger.”
Dudley25, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Do not be fooled by the photos you see on here (Tripadvisor).”
, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the east side can be a little dark”
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