The GRAND HOTEL an excellent place to go,if you are going to stay at the golden zone!..the hotel is very clean,the service is excellent.i really enjoyed my stay there!.. Wallmart is across the street from the hotel.
What a great value this place is!!! The staff was very friendly and the beach area was very well kept and service was outstanding. I will most definitely stay here again, and although there may be more luxurious hotels along the strip I doubt that it would be worth the extra costs. I would give this place a B and that's good enough for me.
The room for my business trip was acceptable. One light buld was out, no big deal. The floors were rubber coated, different! The restaurant did not have an English written menu. I struggled through but it would have been good to know what all my options were. I speak no Spannish. The wine list option was dreadful. They had one brand of white, Sauvignon Blanc I believe, a Merlot and one ther red and that was it. The reds were also chilled. Terrible! The waiter service was also slow, especially keeping in mind there were few people sitting in the restaurant.
Keith from Rhode Island, USA
Boca Chica is a member of Design HotelsTM.Boca Chica hotel in old Acapulco is like the set of a 1950’s movie. This 36 room …More
has basically everything that you would need,including good air conditioning,business center,quiet rooms,24 hour room service,direct access to the beach etc. sits in the middle of the bay of acapulco,and so has a beautiful view in both directions. acapulco has had some problems with bad publicity recently,and the tourism industry has really suffered. this is why you can get hotel rooms in a beautiful beach town for extremely low prices. i don't think that any of the problems in acapulco have involved american or canadian tourist however,and i would encourage the gringos to come back!
The staff is fantastic! Carlos is the only one who speaks english, but they are so kind, sweet and accommodating. The view is superb, this place is peaceful, basic and relaxing but on the rustic side. It isn't a bargain resort. And it really isn't spa-like. It's pretty simple. And I think the 3 1/2 star rating is over generous. Although I did have the entire resort to myself for most of my stay.
When I was there, the hot tub and sauna were not working. The beds are uncomfortable, the linen had holes in it & was scratchy. The TV's are a tiny 15" and a few english channels were avail. The rooms are small and basic - but the casa is awesome! I wish I stayed there. One day there were kids in the pool all day which was loud and annoying since the pool & pool area is small. Guests brought their dogs and along with the neighbor dogs, they barked throughout the night, that was not cool.
This place does NOT have a shop for sundries or snacks and it is very remote from any kind of store. The food is basic and expensive for what it is. Certainly not gourmet.
Taxi from the airport is $35 USD ($380 pesos) but they arranged a taxi for my return to the airport that was $25 ($200 pesos).
There is nothing to do here except relax and enjoy the sun. No night life, nothing. Which is great if that is what you are going for - which I did.
I stayed 6 days & nights, and that was too long. I should have stayed 4 nights.
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