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Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca

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East Wareham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We have been visiting San Carlos for the past 6 years an have enjoyed the ambiance of the town and the people. This year we decided to stay for a couple of months at Playa Blanca. Probably the best decision we've made in years. this condominium is by far the best place we've stayed in Mexico and one of the...

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thanks for the very nice review! We are delighted that you are enjoying your stay with us this winter. There are many people such as yourself that have spent winters in San Carlos in prior years but are staying for the first time at Playa Blanca this year. Thanks again for the wonderful comments about our staff, facility and beach!!...

Reviewed 6 February 2017

We came to San Carlos over New Years and initially stayed at the San Carlos Plaza Hotel for one night - and were thoroughly disappointed. We walked down the beach that first day and found the Play Blanca condos and felt like we'd walked into paradise - changing hotels that same day. The pools are great, the hot tubs are...

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the very nice review! We are glad that you and your family had such a great time. We hope to see you again very soon!

Newberg, OR
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

First let me say there isn't a lot of options for a nice hotel in San Carlos. This is more of a condo operation than hotel. They do not clean or cater to your needs like a hotel. So keep that in mind. We had a three room penthouse kind of room and the rooms are laid out nice with....

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We apologize for any inconvenience you may have had during you stay with us. Considering the fact that Playa Blanca averages a 4.5 star rating in our guest's reviews on TripAdvisor your experience as described here strikes us as very unusual and quite troublesome. Please contact our reservation supervisor at your convenience to discuss the...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The location is great, the sunset is AMAZING !!!! the service was friendly and efficient, the staff resolves any issue, question or accommodation we requested. San Carlos has a great variety of great restaurants, but ask the locales for recommendations (Tortugas BIstro is very good) and please avoid " La Salsa Restaurant" next to the Playa Blanca, the quality is...

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

"Best view in the Hemisphere"... is a great way to get everyone's attention!! We are proud of our fantastic views at Playa Blanca as well... and we appreciate your compliments towards the staff. Sorry to hear about the bad shrimp.... that can put a damper on things. Looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Lemoore, California, United States
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This place has a great location. Its right on the nicest beach in SC and the building design itself is very attractive. The place is very clean and staff are always around touching up the place. I wanted to give 5 stars but that's not what the property earned. On check-in they had us in a twin bed room rather...

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your thoughtful review and we really appreciate your comments about the staff. We'll try to get 5 stars next time and are looking forward to seeing you next winter and hope that you'll be able to stay longer than just a month!

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Came to San Carlos for 1 month and just book 1 more month, when I left Boise Id, it 0 and 3 feet of frozen snow. Playa Blanco condos are one of the best places I have stayed at in Mexico, I have been coming to Mexico since 1988. The condos are very nice everything works, everyone is very nice...

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thanks for the very nice comments in your review. I hear that it is still snowing in Idaho!! We are delighted that you decided to stay another month with us... and are looking forward to having you as our guest for 4 months next winter!

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to spend family vacation and relax. We had an awesome time. The room was nice with beautiful view. Kitchen was equipped with basic necessities. The decor in the lobby was spectacular! Laid back town.

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to seeing you again. And you are "spot on" about San Carlos being a laid back town.. that's what people love about it...

Tempe, Arizona
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The view is the best you can find in San Carlos, or anywhere I've been in Mexico. The staff is very friendly and the condo was beautiful. It's a little bit outside of the town so the beach is quiet and clean. I would recommend any one visiting San Carlos to strongly consider staying at playa Blanca. Also the soggy...

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thanks for your very nice review. The Soggy Peso is quite a hit with most of our guests!!

Reviewed 26 December 2016

I was very impressed by my experience at Playa Blanca. The check-in process was smooth and the staff was very friendly! Our suite was on one of the higher levels and we had fantastic views of the beach and the ocean. The beach on the property was very clean and I enjoyed sitting under the palapas and looking out over...

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and the palapas on the beach. We hope to see you again soon!

Carmel, New York
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this destination and condo stay. Excellent location with breath taking views of sea of Cortez and restaurants on the beach . The hospitality was excellent and very service oriented. Hope that there is a more direct route from east coast on USA to get there

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pbsancarlos, Front Office Manager at Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca, responded to this review

Congratulations to the wedding party! We are glad we could be part of the experience. You and a whole lot of others are hoping the the air service from Paradise Air starts soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Condo-Hotel Playa Blanca

Address: Beltrones Blvd - Playa Algodones, San Carlos, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Northern Mexico > Sonora > San Carlos
Price Range: $258 - $610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 134
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“We were on the 7th floor which my sister likes and she was the one who booked and stayed the longest time.”
maryjomaendle, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I like the 2 bedroom units above the 5th floor views get better higher”
catsen2017, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“we had a two bedroom condo on a high level which provided good views”
  • Every night a great sunset fromour deck
  • Morning on the deck
mmccahill, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Every room faces the ocean so a win-win no matter what you choose”
ulebwise, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“West corner 3 bedroom units (ending in 10) give the best view. almost 270 degrees of ocean for sunsets.”
821marvinj, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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