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Alberta
Reviewed 24 September 2008

Mucho Gracias....we were pleased. Our first foray into PV. Family of 7 We booked the San Marino based solely on price. After we booked, I then read the reviews and were certainly worried. Had the utmost of service from the staff, we did upgrade to ocean view Suites and were very pleased. Certainly noticed the 'gay-friendly' atmosphere, but didn't bother...

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2Thank Armchairs
Canada
Reviewed 27 July 2008

Co-worker and I stayed at this hotel for one week in August. Hotel is well located close to downtown shopping and next to the pier. It is a very busy beach area. We stayed at the hotel during a time when there are mostly Mexican tourists travelling with children. The hotel does have an adult only area with pool, but...

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3Thank tlb27
Reseda, California
Reviewed 16 May 2008

The San Marino is located on a nice beach in the "Romantic Zone" of Puerto Vallarta, which is a charming area of cobblestone streets, great restaurants and shops, etc., but more like the "real" Mexico than the line of glitzy hotels, isolated far from town, where tourists usually stay. Everything we needed or wanted was close by and we never...

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6Thank puedeba2004
Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 15 May 2008

We were able to get a one week all-inclusive at the San Marino for $675 Canadian and were very satisfied with the bargain. The hotel is older, but the room was nice and clean. We up-graded to an ocean view which was definately worth it. The staff is very pleasant and the meals were good, especially the breakfasts with omelettes...

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6Thank jimcherel
Montreal
Reviewed 14 April 2008

Great location if you want to be in the heart of the action - Right on the beach in Old town (Romantic Zone). We ended up booking All Inclusive which ensured we wouldn't starve or run out of Sol, however we really only ate breakfast there and spent most of the day away from the hotel on the beach and...

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5Thank SillyChicken
neverneverland
Reviewed 7 April 2008

Our group of 2 famililies with 2 toddlers just returned from the sunny beaches of Mexico to the dreary spring weather of Calgary. We loved the location of the resort being downtown in the heart of what is Mexico. Our rooms were both on the street side so we did incur some noise the first night we were there(Saturday), but...

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4Thank 421-dobi
Canada
Reviewed 1 April 2008

My husband and I recently returned from our all-inclusive one-week stay at the San Marino Hotel and we loved it! One caveat, however, is that in my view it's critical to have a Junior Suite ocean view room to give this hotel an 'above average' rating. I'll start with the 'down sides' to this hotel, to get them out of...

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5Thank lucky
Salmon Arm, BC
Reviewed 27 March 2008

We (father and teenage daughter) really enjoyed our stay at the San Marino. The staff are naturally pleasant and did there best to makes ones stay enjoyable. Our one problem with a phone resulted in a new one in less than ten minutes. The hotel event coordinator is enthusiastic, even if guest participation sometimes falters. Safety and security was not...

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1Thank OlderFaster
Vancouver
Reviewed 25 March 2008

We stayed at the San Marino from March 17-24. We were not aware that this was "Semana Santa" (Holy Week) so we were surprised by the huge crowds on the beaches and everywhere else... We were booked into room 526. Big Mistake. It was old and run-down, hard to access and it looked out over a VERY noisy street. After...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 23 March 2008

The hotel San Marino is not a good hotel by any means. I can't believe I am actually writing a review of this hotel. I guess I got misled through some of the reviews I read on this site (Stating that the San Marino was a great place to stay) and I felt the need to give my opinion and...

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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.”
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