On the west coast of Mexico you’ll find the beautiful city of Mazatlán. If you’re used to spending holidays or vacations on the east coast of Mexico, then you need to expand your horizon and see what Mazatlán has to offer. Hotel El Cid should be in your search bar as soon as you book your flight. While Hotel El Cid has various properties in Mazatlán, this article will be more in depth on Hotel El Cid El Moro. Towering over the shores of the Pacific Ocean, Hotel El Cid El Moro will act as your home base and beacon to find your way back after a fun filled day in Mazatlán.
Hotel El Cid El Moro
Located near the Golden Zone of Mazatlán you’ll have everything you need at Hotel El Cid El Moro or be right around the corner to endless fun. Zona Dorada or “The Golden Zone” has been a two decade undertaking in the making. Here you will find a variety of entertainment, amazing resorts, nightlife, restaurants, shopping, and beautiful beaches. Hotel El Cid El Moro hosts a wide range of amenities and activities for you to enjoy. Things such as kayaking, snorkeling, sailing, swim-up bar, fishing, golf course, sunset dinners, and more are awaiting you at Hotel El Cid El Moro. All inclusive is the way to vacation and Hotel El Cid El Moro ensures you’ll find the right all inclusive package that fits your needs. From the moment you step in the door you’ll be in the gracious hand of the Hotel El Cid team and you can leave you worries behind.
Hotel El Cid El Moro truly wants you to feel at home and it starts with the accommodations available to you. The expansive rooms and breathtaking views will be the first thing you notice. You can spend hours just gazing out your sliding glass windows over the islands off shore and over the perfect blue ocean as the breeze rushes over you. All accommodations are mixed with both a luxury feel and modern touches. You can choose from a Luxury Double Room, Luxury King Room, or One Bedroom Suite.
The Luxury Double Room and Luxury King Room are very spacious and provide a private balcony for you to enjoy the warm Mazatlán air. A kitchenette with modern appliances will provide you with a space to prepare and enjoy food and beverages right in your room. A marble bathroom complete with all the essential amenities will provide you a comfortable space to get ready for the day.
The One Bedroom Suite is a massive space with a large kitchen, living room area, bedroom, two bathrooms, a huge circular soaking tub, and 180 degrees of windows. The suites at Hotel El Cid El Moro provide you with a place you can call home. In fact, you may find it more comfortable than your apartment and want to move right in for good. At about 1,300 sq ft, this suite can accommodate up to 6 people.
Room service is available and the menu provided is outstanding. Getting past the overwhelming sense of relaxation and tranquility your room provides will be the most difficult thing to overcome to get out and enjoy the rest of Hotel El Cid El Moro.
Hotel El Cid El Moro has an expansive list of thing to enjoy and all within the property or just steps away. In the center is a large pool with rock formations and waterfalls. This is perfect for the kids to enjoy all day long complete with a water slide. Around the entire pool are deck chairs and cabanas to relax, enjoy a drink, read a book, or take a nap. The swim up bar adjacent to the pool ensures you’ll stay cool and well served. In the pool area there’s also a snack and beverage bar and a game room.
A private boat is at your disposal to enjoy the bay waters off the beach or venture to nearby Deer Island. Hotel El Cid has a private beach area carved out on a beautiful rugged island for you to enjoy complete with drinks and tiki-hut umbrellas. You’ll also have access to neighboring Hotel El Cid facilities such as El Cid Golf & Country Club, El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel, and El Cid Granada Hotel & Country Club.
The business center will provide you with computers and a printer for any urgent work you need to accomplish. Wi-Fi is available throughout the resort, including the pool area, so you don’t have to leave the swim up bar to answer that email or just set your “out of office” status!
Hotel El Cid El Moro will keep you will fed, but just in case of various needs, there is an onsite grocery store and shopping center. It’s a good place to grab a souvenir for your jealous friends back home.
Beyond relaxing at the pool or the beach, there are a number of activities to enjoy at Hotel El Cid El Moro. Deer Island is just off the coast and has beach volleyball, snorkeling, sailing, jet skies, and a beautiful beach for private swimming. Hop in a personal speed boat and cruise the bay of Mazatlán. These sporty little boats will speed you across the blue ocean waters for an intimate tour. The best part about being in the driver seat is you can decide exactly what you’d like to see. Head out to Deer Island, hang out by the rocks with the sea lions, hit full throttle and race with dolphins, or discover hidden cave formations.
Cruise to the local docks of Mazatlán, Mexico and see what the commercial fishing vessels have brought in for their fresh catch. Take a catamaran tour of the islands and bay waters with drinks and music. You might also enjoy scuba diving, banana boat rides, kayaking, or deep sea fishing. Deep sea fishing is provided at Hotel El Cid El Marina just a short complimentary shuttle away and executed by the talented Aries charter fleet.
For the golfers there’s a 27-hole championship golf course located across the street. There’s also a spa and fitness center to relax and workout. After visiting the fitness center you can play tennis or hit the streets nearby and explore. Shopping is available on the street outside Hotel El Cid El Moro in either direction. Other activities such as horseback riding are available nearby as well. Just ask your friendly Hotel El Cid Concierge what activities are available at that time during your stay.
For more expansive exploring of the area be sure to talk the Pronatours Tour Desk. Pronatours offers a wide variety of tours to many locations in Mazatlán and surrounding areas in a very comfortable air conditioned shuttle with expert tour guides.
Hotel El Cid El Moro hosts an excellent mix of casual dining, informal dining, and lounges to enjoy. Whatever the agenda to your vacation is Hotel El Cid El Moro will ensure you are well fed and properly taken care of. You’ll find both Mazatlán inspired local favorites as well as American dishes. The fresh seafood available will be some of the best you’ve ever tasted. Be sure to order the Ceviche, it’s by far one of the best dishes of its kind available anywhere in Mexico and quite possibly the world. It’s a wonderful blend of fresh flavors with your choice of fish mixed together to be served over tortillas or chips.
The main dining facility is La Concha. This is where you may gravitate for most of your meals due to the comfortable setting it provide and variety of options available. You may choose to either sit indoors in the expansive air conditioned space or on the patio overlooking the beach. Both provide excellent views of the ocean. In the morning you can enjoy a wonderful buffet with a fresh selection of traditional breakfast foods as well as Mexican inspired dishes. Chefs are ready to make whatever it is you desire, fresh and right in front of you. Make sure to try all the fresh squeezed juices available. You may also choose from a great variety of menu items. Other meals provided throughout the day are from menu selection. It’s the perfect restaurant to enjoy a romantic sunset dinner and listen to live music from the beach.
In the pool area you’ll find La Conchita Snack Bar and La Gruta. These will be your options available if you decide not to leave your lounge chair in the pool area all day. Enjoy lunch and a full bar selection at the swim up bar! The El Moro Lobby Bar is also a great place to grab a bite to eat and a drink. It’s located right in the center of the hotel and overlooking the pool area for a more relaxing atmosphere. Flat screen TV’s are also available so you don’t have to miss the big game while on vacation. In addition to Hotel El Cid El Moro you have the option to dine at surrounding properties and restaurants in the El Cid family. Make you way down to the Hotel El Cid Marina for lunch or enjoy a sushi night at the Ban Horu Sushi Bar. Split a bottle of wine and take turns sampling their choices of fresh sushi. Also on property is an Italian restaurant, Villa Italia Ristorante Italiano, and a the Prime Grill Steakhouse. There is no shortage of dining options at El Cid to enjoy a special night out every day of the week.
Spa & Fitness
The spa and fitness center Hotel El Cid provides are a step above many resorts. It can be difficult to keep up with your workout routine on vacation or find gym facilities that are equipped to satisfy your needs. This won’t be a problem at Hotel El Cid El Moro. Across the street is a dedicated spa and fitness facility complete with tennis and a golf course. The gym will have everything you need to ensure you capture the workout your after. Fully staffed, the fitness center offers over 3,000 sq ft of equipment to workout on your own and has a full list of classes available for a more guided experience. Classes include yoga, aerobics, step aerobics, palates, and stress reduction classes.
The spa has a full list of services provided in the facility as well as beach front massages available. In addition to massage treatments it includes pedicures, manicures, aromatherapy, herbal wraps, body treatments, and facials. To accompany your spa experience is a steam room, sauna, and Jacuzzi to relax in either before or afterwards. Be sure to book your appointment in advance to ensure you indulge in some relaxation time before heading back to the fun.
Hotel El Cid El Moro is the premiere resort experience for your trip to Mazatlán. While Mazatlán itself is known for its adventure, Hotel El Cid El Moro is an upscale all-inclusive experience that allows you to relax when you come back from a day of exploring, sailing, or snorkeling. Hotel El Cid El Moro has all the amenities you could possibly need during your stay in Mazatlán, Mexico making it an experience you won’t want to leave and one you won’t ever forget.
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