Matazlán on Mexico’s west coast
Mazatlán and Mexico’s west coast is a top spot for sun worshipers and travelers seeking a relaxing vacation by the beach. If you are there for the beach as well, then Park Inn by Radisson Mazatlán is perfectly located right on the water front with direct access to the ocean as well as two pools available to guests. Hard to imagine, but if you grow tired of the beach and want to explore the area around the hotel, here are our tips for what to do in the surrounding area!
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Marina Mazatlán Golf Course
Are you an avid golfing fan? Located directly behind the hotel is the Marina Mazatlán Golf Course. Guests can enjoy this 72 par, 18-hole course designed by renowned PGA pro and course designer David Fleming. You cannot miss the ‘snack shack’ for some delicious Mexican food. Go ahead and start planning your game!
Mazatlán Marina, located just next to the hotel, is a beautiful place to enjoy the maritime culture of the city. And if you have sailed in by boat to Mazatlán, you’ve docked in one of the most secure and well-equipped ports in the area. Complete with medical facilities and boat maintenance, sailing travelers will find everything they could need. Also, the marina is a great place to enjoy nearby restaurants and shops.
Aquatic Park Mazagua
Another great place for fun is the Aquatic Park Mazagua. Great for families, the water park has watersides and plenty of swimming pools. Mazagua would be a great alternative to hanging out on the beach for a day. We definitely recommend this spot for a splash and swim! Check out the website here for Aquatic Park Mazagua.
Colorful Old Town
The old town was built in the Spanish colonial style with many unique buildings painted in vibrant colors. It’s a great place to take in the culture and cuisine of Mazatlán. It’s also the only port with a historical district in Northwest Mexico!
Best of all, you can reach the old town on the best-known symbol of Mazatlan, the Pulmonia. This typical open-air taxi is not found anywhere else in the world! So check it out for a true Mexican experience! Talking of once in a lifetime opportunities, take the chance to visit one of the highest Lighthouses in the world. Located at the peak of Cerro del Creston El Faro, there is no better view of the Pearl of the Pacific.
Mazatlan’s Mysterious Islands
One of the main attractions of Mazatlan is to visit the three islands: Isla de Pajaros, Isla de Venados e Isla de Lobos (The Isle of Birds, The Isle of Deer and The Isle of Wolves). You can get there via boat and, once there, will discover the beauty of these islands. From relaxing by the calm waters, eating delicious palapas, seeing ancient cave paintings, to practicing water sports. it’s a must-see!
Great tastes of Mazatlan
Mazatlan is known to have a great food scene. With the beach right in front of your eyes, it’s no surprise that seafood is often on the menu! One of the highest-rated restaurants, Topolo offers traditional seafood dishes as well as veggie, vegan and even gluten-free options. As for drinks, you will have the opportunity to try the hometown beverage – Pacifico beer.
Book your stay at Park Inn by Radisson Mazatlán to discover everything that this vibrant city has to offer!