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California
Reviewed 8 October 2008

Basically, If I had an enemy, I would recommend this hotel to him. I stayed there for 4 nights with my family. The lobby was very nice. It had a small water fall. That made decide to stay here. Big mistake. The room had a very dirty carpet. I had two kids that wanted to watch the TV. The TV...

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Ma and Az
Reviewed 25 September 2008

I stayed here with my former college room-mate for 2 nights. The property and pool are very nice, but there were several issues. The beds and pillows were just about the worst we had ever slept on, very hard and the pillows were like lumps. Do not plan on using the "gym" as nothing in it works, and even if...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 23 August 2008

The reviews for this hotel seem to be very mixed. I think San Carlos is a very beautifu town. Almost all the street signs and advertisements are in English. The residence are about 70% Americans and Canadians. This hotel has 4 places to eat (3 restaurants and a pizza bar), with one restaurant outside. It has 2 bars. The beach...

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3Thank CaliforniaTraveler19
Tucson
Reviewed 22 July 2008

We spent last weekend at the San Carlos Plaza. One of us is a diabetic and the insulin must be kept cool. We had a very small cooler and were immediately told that we could not bring it to our room. I asked if there was fridge and was told no. I totally ignored the person and brought the cooler...

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1Thank lonely8
Arizona
Reviewed 16 June 2008

Spent 2 nights at the San Carlos Plaza. Friendly staff and good restaurant food. Best part about it was the location on the beach and the service. However, when I booked the room online, I was promised a free breakfast which the hotel refused to give us. When I complained, the front desk person told me to call the reservation...

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phoenix, az
Reviewed 16 April 2008

I signed up for a timeshare deal and was booked at the San Carlos Plaza Resort. At first look, the place looks nice, a little dated but good for Mexico. When we got to our room the carpet was filthy. My feet felt like they were sticking to the carpet as I walked on it. I have never seen carpet...

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2Thank markandjanell
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 16 April 2008

Part of our Grand Circle" Copper Canyon experience. GCT really does a fine job finding the best available in most locations. The hotel is located right on the beach with all rooms having some sort of ocean view. Nice pool and outside bar area. Very nice breakfast buffet (ours was included.) Disadvantages are: You're pretty isolated and need the hotel...

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1Thank RoRoHoHo
USA
Reviewed 12 March 2008

I have just returned from a short week in San Carlos Mexico, we held our annual offsite at the San Carlos Plaza. The offsite is usually held close to our corporate headquarters in Toronto Canada. The hotel was undergoing some reconstruction, but you wouldn't have noticed if we weren't told prior to getting there. The hotel was first rate, and...

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Orangeville, Ontario
Reviewed 12 March 2008

I stayed in this hotel for over a week and it was great. I guess there were some renovations going on just prior to my arrival which other reviews have been negative about but the end results are very positive. You can't fault the hotel for upgrading to address previous customer concerns. The food was excellent, service was friendly, sunsets...

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1Thank Orangeville199
Rottenburg am Neckar, Germany
Reviewed 11 March 2008

I have stayed in this hotel for almost a week! The newly renovated rooms are very nice and clean with a beautiful view to the beach. The service was excellent and very friendly. The bar and restaurant areas are nice with very good food and beverages. I could completely enjoy my stay at the San Carlos Plaza. This said, I...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The San Carlos Plaza Hotel Resort & Convention Center is located in San Carlos, Guaymas, Sonora Mexico. Just four and half-hours drive from Nogales Arizona or a quick 55 minute flight from Phoenix Sky Harbor International airport, this ocean front property entices you to come back over and over again. The San Carlos Plaza Hotel Resort & Convention center is the only Gran Turismo hotel in Sonora, in front of the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Carlos Plaza Hotel Resort & Convention Center

Address: Paseo Mar Bermejo Norte No4 | Los Algodones, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Northern Mexico > Sonora > San Carlos
Price Range: $110 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — San Carlos Plaza Hotel Resort & Convention Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 173
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