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Cons: Small but clean.
Pros: Nice hotel, Mexican style. You can find fault in it, but it is clean, great restaurant, nice helpful staff and the bed was great.
Pros: Great staff. Its an oasis is a dumpy town
Cons: Location. Not a place to walk around. You are there for the exceptional whale watching
Pros: Comfortable room and bed. Hot water and air condtioning. Included breakfast is good. Staff are friendly. Hotel is easy to find with google maps.
Cons: wifi doesn’t reach the room. ‘In house’ whale tour was expensive, compared to local boat options, and captain/guide spoke no English.
Pros: Quiet, clean motel rooms in a family's back yard. Very quiet. Staff extremely welcoming and helpful. Safe and serene.
Cons: Really difficult to find. Remote. Not close to anything.
Pros: We only met two prople who were staff and thry were very friendly. We had use of the kitchen.
Cons: There was a lot of noise outside our room very early in the morning. The lock on room one needs replacing.
Cons: A party with live music right outside my room until 11pm!
When you stay at Hotel Villas Mar y Arena in Puerto San Carlos, you'll be on the beach, within a 15-minute walk of Football Stadium and La Curva Beach. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
Pros: Great beach side cabana. Good meals in the hotel restaurant. Manny the captain of our whale watching tour was so good we booked him again for the next day.
Pros: Great location right at the laguna, amazing sunsets and wildlife, especially birds. Great hospitality of the entire staff, we had two amazing days there staying at the beachfront cabañas, including whale watching in a lancha. You feel a bit like a the end of the world, which we liked a lot.
Pros: Left my wallet in the restaurant. They were efficient and responsible in contacting me and getting it back to me
Cons: No ho water
Pros: Our room was perfect. Loved how it was furnished, down to the seashell chandelier in the bathroom. And be sure and eat at the restaurant. One of the best meals we have had! Our hosts were so gracious and kind. Loved our stay.
Cons: It was all just perfect.
Pros: amazing location
Cons: room needs repair, also ants were everywhere, hotel needed to tell late arrivals to BE QUIET.
Pros: The food was excellent, the staff was very helpful and friendly and they offered us an amazing whale watching experience!
Pros: The location was excellent, right on the beach, however the wind was cold in the afternoons.
Cons: It was poor value for money. Showers in the evening were luke warm, in the morning COLd. There was loud music from somewhere in the neighbourhood for four hours during the night. The lighting in the bathroom was poor, the restaurant was cold when the wind was blowing. Meals were expensive.
Pros: The restaurant serves good food at very reasonable prices.
Cons: The hotel feels decayed and not well looked after. The reception staff seemed surprised at our arrival and took some time to find our reservation. Our room was not very clean, the shower drain was clogged and the towels had stains and holes in them. Aorund the hotel and on the beach a lot of garbage was laying around. For USD 90 per night in low season we would have expected more!