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Pool View EP

Max Occupancy: 4 adults

Ocean View EP

Max Occupancy: 4 adults

Pool View

Max Occupancy: 4 adults

Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Resort in Mazatlan's upscale Golden Zone

Near Marina El Cid

This Mexican resort is 2 blocks from the shops and restaurants of Mazatlan's Golden Zone, and 1 mile from Marina El Cid.

8 pools & restaurants

Bordering sandy beaches and Pacific waters, El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel has 8 swimming pools and 8 restaurants, lounges, and snack bars.

Rooms with views

Guestrooms at El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel are in either a low-rise building overlooking the swimming pool, or a 17-story tower with ocean views.

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Guests can book rooms at El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel for a rate that is either for the room only or for all-inclusive. All-inclusive rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and local beverages included
  • Meals and beverages at companion properties
  • Dining availability limited at one or more venues
  • Surcharges for premium or imported alcoholic beverages and bottled wine

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Surfing/boogie boarding

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 17 years old


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Motorized water sports
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Room service
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours

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The Overview

This El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel, located in Mazatlan’s Golden Zone, can keep guests busy 24 hours a day with 8 pools, 8 restaurants, a championship golf course, world-famous sport fishing, water sports, a marina, and lessons available for everything from sailing to tennis. This beach resort also offers a complete line of spa services, plus a dinner theater and nightclub.

  • Poolside bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Spa services on site
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Room service
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Event catering
  • Banquet facilities
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Security guard
  • Total number of rooms - 600
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/banking
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Patio
  • Elevator/lift
  • Business center
  • Concierge desk
  • Fitness facilities
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Shopping on site
  • Swimming pool - children's
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
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Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge

The Room
  • Balcony
  • Separate sitting area
  • Ceiling fan
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathtub only
  • Satellite TV service
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Cribs/infant beds available
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The Eats

La Alhambra restaurant - Oceanfront buffet restaurant and terrace serving international cuisine. Breakfast and lunch daily. (Available through All-Inclusive and Elite All Inclusive Plans)

El Alcazar - Serves elegant Italian cuisine and an à la carte dinner. Located on the mezzanine. Open for dinner. Reservations required. (Available through All-Inclusive and Elite All Inclusive Plans)

Beach Club Snack Bar - The resort's swim-up bar serves hamburgers, quesadillas, sandwiches, and cold drinks. Cocktails and snacks from mid-morning until early evening. (Available through All-Inclusive and Elite All Inclusive Plans)

El Campeador restaurant - Serves an extensive breakfast buffet. Evenings transforms to La Pergola Dinner Theater. (Available through All-Inclusive and Elite All Inclusive Plans)

La Pergola Dinner Theater - Live entertainment changes nightly. Performances include Mexican fiestas, karaoke nights, and Broadway-style shows. (Available through All-Inclusive and Elite All Inclusive Plans)

Prime Grill Restaurant - Steak and prime rib, sushi bar. (Available through All-Inclusive Plan and Elite All-Inclusive Plan for a surcharge)

La Cascada - Authentic Mexican food served in an atmosphere of Old Mexico; cascading waterfall. À la carte breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Dinner reservations required.

La Marina - Catch-of-the-day specialties and International cuisines are offered by this casual restaurant, with a backdrop of panoramic ocean and marina views. (Located at El Cid Marina Beach Hotel, this restaurant is available through All Inclusive Plan Elite, it is not included in the All Inclusive Regular)

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Out and About

El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel has eight pools, including an infinity pool said to be Mexico's largest. A 5,000-square-foot fitness center and water sports equipment rentals are available. Tennis, golf, and sailing lessons are offered. Kayaks and boogie boards are complimentary for one hour per day (All-Inclusive Plan). This Mazatlan resort can arrange a variety of recreational and sightseeing tours. Guests also may charter a boat at the El Cid Marina for sport fishing. Additionally, the resort has championship-level golf at the Anton Garcia and Lee Trevino Golf Course which features the Lee Trevino Nine.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near this Mazatlan, Mexico resort; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Boating nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Volleyball nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Banana boat on site
  • Boat tours on site
  • Boat cruises on site
  • Sports center nearby
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Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Check in between 3 PM and 9 PM. Guests arriving after 9 PM should contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon


Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We Should Mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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