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Overview of San Marino

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On the beach, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
2 outdoor pools, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

San Marino

3 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • All inclusive
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPlaya de los Muertos1 min walk
    Popular LocationLos Muertos Pier1 min walk
    Popular LocationCuale Island10 min walk
    AirportPuerto Vallarta, Jalisco (PVR-Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl.)30 min drive

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About this area

Puerto Vallarta

Located in Puerto Vallarta's Romantic Zone neighborhood, San Marino is in the city center and on the beach. Cruise Ship Terminal and Bay of Banderas are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Playa de los Muertos and Garza Blanca Beach. Traveling with kids? Consider Los Arcos and Vallarta Zoo. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Olas Altas Street - 1 min walk
  • Playa de los Muertos - 1 min walk
  • Los Muertos Pier - 1 min walk
  • Galeria Olinala - 8 min walk
  • Cuale Island - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Central Camionera Station - 29 min drive
  • Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl. Airport (PVR) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • Areka — 1 min walk
  • Kenna — 1 min walk
  • Jorges Hideaway Shrimp Shack — 3 min walk
  • Pancho's Tacos — 4 min walk
  • Cafe De Olla — 4 min walk

About this property

San Marino

Beach spa retreat walking distance from Playa de los Muertos
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at San Marino's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. All 165 rooms offer TVs with cable channels, plus safes and showers.
San Marino offers 165 accommodations with safes. Televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers. Refrigerators, irons/ironing boards, and hair dryers can be requested. Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided daily.
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Perfect Spa Boutique has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open select days.

All inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at San Marino are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

All buffet meals, snacks, and beverages included

Activities and facilities/equipment

All onsite activities and use of facilities and equipment are included.

Entertainment

Onsite entertainment and activities

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–11 AM: MXN 300-350 for adults and MXN 150-200 for children
  • All buffet meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open select days

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator (on request)

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for MXN 100 per day
Cribs (infant beds) are available for MXN 100 per day

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between MXN 300 and MXN 350 for adults, MXN 150 and MXN 200 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Refrigerator fee: MXN 100 per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: MXN 100 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: MXN 100 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

San Marino Hotel
San Marino Hotel Puerto Vallarta
San Marino Puerto Vallarta
San Marino Resort Puerto Vallarta
San Marino Resort
San Marino Puerto Vallarta
San Marino Resort Puerto Vallarta

Frequently asked questions

3.4
Rating 5 - Excellent. 179 out of 987 reviews
5 - Excellent 18%
Rating 4 - Good. 347 out of 987 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 226 out of 987 reviews
3 - Okay 23%
Rating 2 - Poor. 148 out of 987 reviews
2 - Poor 15%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 87 out of 987 reviews
1 - Terrible 9%

3.6/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.4/5

Amenities

3.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
ESTA BIEN UBICADO EL LUGAR CÉNTRICO, y las abitaciones limpias amplias y flexibles a las escaleras como tanto al elevador y el Servicio del personal mis respetos el restaurante muy limpio y muy organizado
Stayed 4 nights in May 2021

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Staff & service
Awesome view. Good location and spacious junior suite. No bar or restaurant. Adult pool slimy and maids tried to charge me $55.00 dollars for dirty towels. I bought a cooler and bottle of bleach and hand washed.
Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Only good location is good. Shower room door was not that good water leaked all over outside after you shower. No pressure on hot water. Patio slide door was very hard to open. No fridge. Chain lock on the door was install backward. Safe box is joke use room key to open plus only 1 key per room means mate can open safe box too.. (Key for 2021)
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
The place needs more renovations. They have some done but still needs updates.
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a great place for families to stay not so much for just adults.
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2021