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SINALOA TRAVEL GUIDE

Home to the "Pearl of the Pacific"

A view of Mazatlan at night

Sinaloa Hotels, Restaurants and More

Travelers might not realize that they are already familiar with the Mexican state of Sinaloa. It is home to the major Pacific seaport and popular tourist resort destination of Mazatlán. Dubbed "the pearl of the Pacific" Mazatlán is famous for its great beaches, friendly locals (the Mazatlecos) and vibrant carnival, Latin America's second largest and one of the biggest Mardi Gras celebrations in the world.


MAZATLÁN

A NEST FOR THE WINTER
Mazatlán Travel Feature

The fugitives from the cold come here to have their winter ball in the sun. Explore with us "the pearl of the Pacific," balmy, romantic and muy simpatica.


BEST OF THE BEST
Top Rated Hotels in Mazatlán

Looking for the perfect accommodations for your Mexico vacation? Find the best hotels in Mazatlán with our hotel database.

D'Gala Mazatlan Hotel in Mexico

Salon Valentino, Mazatlan

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Mazatlán Forum

Sure, we're the experts. But we want to hear from you, our faithful readers, about your favorite places in Mazatlán. Visit our forum and let us know your thoughts.


BOOK A ROOM
More Sinaloa Hotels

Regardless of what draws you to Sinaloa, you can find a hotel that meets all of your needs using these reviews, ratings and room photos.

A guest room at Hotel Riu Emerald Bay in Mazatlan

 

Visit the official websites of Sinaloa and Mazatlán

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Guides for other parts of the world

 
(Updated: 06/20/13 CT)

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