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Reviewed 19 August 2016

First, this is not a hotel, it is more like a motel the parking is in front of rooms; Last night I arrived to Tijuana and usually I book for myself in another places, but in this ocassion the company which I work for did it for me. What a surprise when I arrived, the rooms need maintenance, the bedspreads...

2Thank enriqueojedalara
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel offers a lot for its price. AC, coffee and location. We used to stay at more expensive hotels, but this placed i loved. Great wifi and great service. GyZell made us feel welcome. Location is Very close to all. We stayed for 3 Days. This si the best price and we got there and saw New matreses going...

1Thank Renni Z
La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Checked in with a service animal and payed a deposit. No damage no noise and no mess and after being assured the deposit will be returned, on check out the deposit is now a charge? Dishonesty and deception. The manager pictured threatened to call the police when I requested information on why the staff lied/misinformed me on check in. I...

2Thank firepittoz
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This place was clean enough. First they put us in a corner room with zero windows. They switched us to the room at the end on top floor which seemed like a no brainer but then we figured it out. It seemed great at first but then discovered the tv volume ever so slowly got louder until it was unbearable...

Thank Going22
La Paz, Mexico
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We in Tijuana to walk to the States in order to renew our Mexican visas. Stumbled upon this great little place as part of a package deal with flight on Volaris airline. Staff was helpful and friendly, the room was clean and secure, freshly painted inside and out, remodeled marble tile bathrooms, and the location was just south of the...

1Thank majedo619
Irvine, California
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Aqua rio, it's nice rooms are clean and have ac with few English Chanels. They have free coffee and fruit in the lobby. Good wifi, nice hotel for short stay. 5 minutes from border, taxi cost us $5 dollars. On revolution avenue in the outskirts of party alley.

1Thank flowerfor881
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Very nice upkept hotel in centro. We arrived and were hungry, and walked over to Victorios italian recomended by the front desk. They have a bit of trouble speaking English, which i understand because we are in Mexico, not US. The room is very clean and has granite floors to a suprise, and AC for the warm weather we had...

1Thank Littlepop90
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

I was not as overjoyed as other reviewers, primarily bc i didnt find the staff to be very warm. There are many budget hotels in TJ, but this one can be booked online and is rripadvisor-approved. Ill stay there again bc given all the foregoing, its a very easy option in TJ. WIFI 50%

3Thank Tom E
Fremont, California
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

This place would be comparable to a Motel6 in the USA. Its not fancy and the rooms are tiny and old but not bad for the price they charge. The bathrooms look and feel newer. The shower had hot water running at a decent pressure and the staff cleans the room well. The beds are old as are the bed...

Thank travelibnebatoota
San Francisco
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I needed one night in TJ, didn't want to be in the middle of the madness, but close/walking distance. The internet price turned out to be about $24 ($10 cheaper than the walk.in posted price. The rooms are immaculate...marble any where it could possible be put. If you don't hafta impress someone with flash, and don't need a pool, this...

Thank Will P

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just off REVOLUTION AVENUE in zone centro Tijuana. Each room comes with free wifi in room, 32 inch LED TV, AC/ HEATER. There is also a desk in the room, safes are available at the front desk free of charge. Each room has a private bathroom with free toiletries. 24 hour front desk, and business center with FREE PRINTING AND COPIES in the business center. FREE 24 hr coffee and fruit in the lobby. Fruit is available from 7am-1pm. Over 50 digital channels available. A RANGE OF SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS CAN BE FOUND IN THE STREETS AROUND THE HOTEL. THE CITY'S MAIN FINANCIAL DISTRICT, XOLOS STADIUM, AND VARIOUS WELL KNOWN SHOPPING CENTER ARE WITHIN 5 minute drive, TIJUANA INTERNAGIONAL AIRPORT IS A 10 minute drive away. San Ysidro border is 5 minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Rio Hotel

Address: 1618 Avenida Constitucion | 9 y 10, Zona Centro, Tijuana 22000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Norte > Tijuana
Price Range: $48 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Aqua Rio Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Tijuana
#1 Romantic Hotel in Tijuana
#4 Family Hotel in Tijuana
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“Stayed on third/ top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles majedo619, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“cheap rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles koitoer, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Second and third floor rooms have the AC, but there is no elevator”
 of 5 bubbles s2reys, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“close to the border ($5)”
 of 5 bubbles skipholmes69, 18 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Every room is more or less the same. If you don't want to get up stairs, take the ground floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles haciendadelsol01, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
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