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Crown Point, Indiana
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342 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Hotel Los Flamingos, this is the restaurant that time forgot. You're on top of the hill, looking out on a breathtaking view of the ocean from high above, with ancient waiters who've worked there since they were teenagers. It's a living history lesson. Hotel Los Flamingos was the former private hideaway resort of the "Hollywood Gang" led by John Wayne... More 

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Nakusp
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102 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We stopped here as part of tour of Acapulco. We did not stay in the hotel. It is the best of old Hollywood who stayed here and apparently was owned by Johnny Weismuller and John Wayne. We tried the Coco Loco - a drink created for John Wayne by two of the waiters who worked here. It is a must... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Although we only had a day to spend at this hotel we could see it was one of the best. Particulary interesting was Johnny Weismullers bungalow and all the photoraphs of the Hollywood stars who have stayed there.

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brandy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Well another year has come and gone and I must say that this year was the best vacation ever at Los Flamingos. I was able to stay for 3 mos. It was wonderful. The hotel is not modern by any means but it has so much character and ambience that cannot be matched. The employees and the guests of the... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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23 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I've stayed here many times over the years. Worth it for the history alone. Johnny Weissmuller fell in love with Acapulco while shooting a Tarzan movie there. He bought this hotel from the original owners in the 40s and started inviting his Hollywood friends, making it the hideaway for the Hollywood Jet Set of the 40s and 50s where the... More 

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Valencian Country, Spain
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136 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The hotel has got one of the most beautiful views in Acapulco. From your balcony you watch the sunsets and feel at ease. The atmosphere still has some of the charm of days gone by with Johnny Weissmüller or John Wayne and the Old Hollywood Gang. Recently it has been renovated and you even have a passable Wifi at your... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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324 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Our guide recommended we visit this establishment to experience the history, the view, the sunset and a drink, and we are glad he did. We spent a magical couple of hours on the deck overlooking the Pacific Ocean with friends and a couple of coco loco cocktails dreaming we were some of the many Hollywood celebrities who have sat on... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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156 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We have stayed at Grand Hotels all over the world but the Pink Famingo is a delightful addition to those, you see the bathrooms are dated, the coffee table opposite where I am writing my review appears to have a family of termites digesting it, there is no hair dryer or coffee making in the rooms, but there is a... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 431 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We came here on a tour of Old Acapulco. The hotel is very nice and the view, breathtaking! It was very interesting to find out about the history and the movie stars that stayed here. Beautiful, secluded grounds and hotel on the cliff. No wonder why Tarzan loved it!

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Chicago, Illinois
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50 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Impeccable view in all times of the day. Miguel was our main hotel front desk manager and we loved him. What a wonderful and helpful man. Our stay was enhanced by the wonderful people here. Martin....our evening waiter....was so gracious and professional....and Miguel!!! Eddie (evening front desk) was also very kind and sweet. Now let's talk about waking up to... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Los Flamingos
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Cuisines: Mexican
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Additional Information about Hotel Los Flamingos

Address: Av. Lopez Mateos | Fraccionamiento Las Playas, Acapulco 39390, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Acapulco
Price Range: $62 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Los Flamingos 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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Los Flamingos Hotel
Los Flamingos Acapulco
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Acapulco
#10 Romantic Hotel in Acapulco
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“Rooms with a balcony are great.”
 of 5 bubbles psjrnine, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 30 was John Wayne's room. He stayed there regularly because he liked the view from this room.”
  • Room 30 at Los Flamingos
 of 5 bubbles daddyogrande, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 17 was our choice and was wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles TedN767, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
“its not about the room, its about the history of the hotel...”
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“Definitely want an ocean view room.”
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