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San Diego, California
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22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There for a weekend getaway. Front desk clerk was a jerk on check in and every day of our stay when we had a need or question. Lobby and grounds are gorgeous but don't let that fool you. The rooms are mediocre at best. bar/pool very nice - the beach area of the hotel is great. Terrific service, decent prices... More 

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Belfair, Washington
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our first two week vacation. We've been to PV before, loved this hotel for the location, beach and pools aren't too bad. The 1st week our room was very outdated and no coffee pot, but you can get a pot of coffee after 8am downstairs and bring it up for 60-100 pesos (depends on the day...lol). The second... More 

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Colorado, United States
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Tropicana Hotel is in a great location to many places in Zona Romantica in PVR. Although this part of town really caters to gay clientele, I found many families at this hotel. The staff seemed friendly to all guests. The hotel rooms are no frills for the most part. The mattresses are very firm and the pillows are pretty flat.... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is anti gay and discriminate. First their was a gay couple at the pool that were hugging and security approached them and told them they had to stop or get kicked out. The hotel will not allow visitors even allow friends to store luggage and changed clothes in a room. The manager, Norma Lynn, is unreasonable, unfriendly and... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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133 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed at the Hotel Tropicana on several trips to Puerto Vallarta. It is in a great location in the Romantic Zone. Close to restaurants and shops, the Los Muertos pier and within walking distance of the Malecon. If you are looking for an all-inclusive hotel with top notch amenities, then this hotel is not for you. However, if... More 

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1 Thank WorldTravelerTWD
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Here for a 2 part stay in PV for our Anniversary! Arrived a week ago for the first part to a 3day stay in at Tropicana. Upon our arrival we met Faban at the front desk who checked us in and gave us a great room on the same grounds of the pool. The room itself was very nice! Exactly... More 

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Halifax
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our two weeks (Nov.11-25) at the Tropicana Hotel were fantastic. Our beachfront room with a balcony was exactly what we had hoped for. The hotel staff were efficient and friendly. Maid service was excellent. Beach was excellent. I truly have no complaints about the property. Yes, it is an older property but I felt that I received good value for... More 

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Toronto
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the first hotel I ever stayed at in Puerto Vallarta on my first visit 20 years ago. I stopped going as the service declined. Friends of mine told me that they stay here all the time now. I took their advice and was pleasantly surprised. I always book a superior ocean view room. These are much better for... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place located in the zone romantica. Everything is within walking distance. The hotel is older but very well maintained. The beach it's in is Fabulous. It's on the south end of the malecon. The staff is very attentive. My only complaint (very mild) is that the bed was a little too firm. No wifi in the rooms. Ran about... More 

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Dear guest! Thank you for your visit and comments. Always Welcome! More 

Edmonton, Canada
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this property as a last-minute option for 7 days. I had stayed at the Tropicana years ago and was not happy with it. It has come a long way and I enjoyed my time there, for the most part. Cleanliness - The property is spotless. I can't say enough about the housekeeping staff. Those ladies work continuously cleaning... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Tropicana Hotel

Address: Amapas 214 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: $80 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tropicana Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 203
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Tropicana Hotel Puerto Vallarta
Tropicana Puerto Vallarta
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#42 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
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“Ask for a room on an upper floor overlooking Banderas Bay.”
 of 5 bubbles WorldTravelerTWD, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can, spend the extra money to upgrade to a superior room”
 of 5 bubbles tnm63, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from poolside rooms!”
  • The pier in Old Town
 of 5 bubbles ToddR885, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get an ocean view room”
 of 5 bubbles alexnX858ON, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request room with air conditioning and TV. Please note that no internet in the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Fabian_Melgar, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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