Howard Johnson Don Pelayo Mazatlan

Avenue del Mar 1111, Mazatlan, Pacific Coast, 1088, Mexico | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $53.00

Travel Blogs from Mazatlan


A travel blog entry by rabidnate


Four of us went to Mazatlan for spring break in 2000. When we arrived at the aiport in Mazatlan, all we saw were red-skinned spring breakers with bleached hair who looked like dead. "What is going on here?" Well we looked about the same by the time we left. We stayed at the Don Pelayo and spent most of our nights at Bora Bora. Watched the sun rise …

Back in Mazatlan

A travel blog entry by winterhawk


... up red chests. They had absolutely no fear of humans. We could approach them sitting in short head-high trees and they didn’t react to us in any way. The island is crisscrossed with trails so we headed off on one of them to see more of the island. It was very hot as we trudged up and down one ridge after another. Once we reached the far end of the island we began to see the boobies. They are called bobos here in Mexico and they nest on the ground. ...

La Casa de Familia

A travel blog entry by dinojay2


... toddler around in aimless circles like some ill-conceived new version of the Benny Hill show. Or a really half-hearted manhunt. Not to mention daily trips to the market for their bargaining class (Today's lesson: Only take as much as you are willing to spend, that way you'll know how much more you need to take tomorrow). There was also the aquarium, the (very) occasional jog, intermittent trips to the newer, hipper, northern section of Mazatlán to partake in ...

Every hour is happy hour

A travel blog entry by ahartry


... quite tasty (we both had variation on camarones), and the service was excellent. We had happy hour margaritas, which almost floored us, then they came along with free dulces and free shots of a coffee/vanilla liqueur, which was very nummy. We thought they might try to sell us bottles of the liqueur, but they did not.

Around 9pm, the restaurant had cleared of most patrons. We had been planning to take the bus home, but it was such a lovely evening, and we ...

Ty Comes to Visit

A travel blog entry by cwaldron


... all the high rises and more expensive resorts, but Ty and I stayed at Hotel La Siesta which is about a 15 minute taxi ride away from the Golden Zone and is much more quiet and secluded. The hotel was really great, it had an open roof in the middle taken up by huge jungle like trees that made it feel very tropical and fun. Then we had an ocean front room with a balcony and it was so worth it the view was incredible, especially at sunset. It ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Avenue del Mar 1111, Mazatlan, is near El Faro Lighthouse, El Cid El Moro Beach, Golden Zone, and Valentino's & the Fiestaland Complex.
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