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Golden Zone, Mazatlan

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#5 of 8 in Beaches in Mazatlan
Get glitzy at Golden Zone, an oceanfront district full of luxurious resorts, beaches, and shops. Swim, lounge on the sand, or try your hand at some water sports on the popular beaches here. If you're looking to party, check out the trendy nightclubs and bars in the area, or visit one of the high-end restaurants for fine dining. The north end of the zone offers an upscale marina with a golf course, yacht clubs, upscale resorts, and spas. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Mazatlan using our trip planner.
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  • We stayed in the golden zone while in Mazatlan. It may have been 'happening' in the 80's or earlier but didn't have the shine we were expecting. Many stores were shut down and even after trying the be...  more »
  • Lots of hotels, beaches, shopping, restaurants, tourists, locals - you name it and you will find it in the Golden Zone Mazatlan.  more »
  • We tend to stay in the Golden Zone due to the close proximity to shops, restaurants, and hustle and bustle of Cameron Sabalo road. We do a lot of walking about and enjoying looking at shops, stopping ...  more »

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Where to stay in Mazatlan

Mazatlan's accommodations cluster around the old town, making the most of the city's trademark blend of French Baroque architecture and sea views. Here you can find everything from ritzy beach resorts to affordable youth hostels. Head slightly farther north along the city's famous promenade for a range of high-end options in the neighborhoods of El Dorado and El Cid, with the latter offering proximity to the city's bustling marina.
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