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Mazatlan Retirement Profile

Mazatlan is a lively beach city with relatively inexpensive restaurants, moderately priced beachfront hotels, and a pretty downtown. Offers fishing and lots of beach activities.

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Swimming
Swimming on multiple beaches, including Deer and Stone Islands

Surfing
Excellent conditions yearound from beginner to expert. Check out Playa Bruja, Playa Olas Altas, Cerritos Beach, Cagadazo Beach, and Playa Los Pinos.

Snorkeling
Not the best snorkeling, but a few nice spots

Fishing
Trips daily for marlin, sailfish, dorado and yellowfin tuna

Walking
A long malecon, seemingly endless beaches, in town walks

Golf
Two 18-hole courses

Kayaking
Sea kayaks rented for Deer Island, other locales

Boating
Marina; lots of boat trips, sailing yachts

Sailing
El Cid Yacht Club; good sailing

Good Food
Great seafood, good variety of restaurants

Jet Skis
Jet skis for rent on Playa Gaviotas

Club Scene
Senor Frogs and other party hearty clubs attract vacationers, locals

Museums
Small art and archaeology museums; nothing special

Sightseeing
Nice aquarium is fun for kids; old mining towns for day trips

Tennis
A great place to play tennis

Handicrafts
Mostly shell art and imports from other regions

Shopping
Fair

Sporting Events
Good baseball team

Birdwatching
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Colonial
Many nice vintage buildings downtown, though few are colonial

Ocean
Pacific Coast

City
A seaside city with resort emphasis

Humid
Sea breezes mitigate tropical heat

Dry
Dry season November through June

Nature
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Charm
The old colonial part of town has been restored and there are many good outdoor restaurants and cafes around the plaza.

Single
Lots of action for singles at area beaches, bars

EnglishSpeaking
Lots of ex-pats and English-speaking groups; locals speak English

International Airport
Yes, but not too many direct international flights

Weather
Hot, rainy and muggy in the summer - perfect in the winter.

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MAZATLAN LOCAL LISTINGS


Hotel Playa Mazatlan

Hotel
Mazatlan, Sinaloa
52-(669)-989-05

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Sendero Mexico

Chihuahua 639, Col Francisco Villa
Mazatlan, Sinaloa
669 940-TOUR

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The Melville Boutique Hotel

Bed and Breakfast
Calle Constitución 99
Mazatlan, Sinaloa
866/395-22881

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Mazatlan Property Group

Realtor
#55 Sixto Osuna Centro
Mazatlan, Sinaloa
985_3065

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Rivega Mazatlan Real Estate

House/Condo for Sale
Mazatlan, Sinaloa

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Carnival in Mazatlan

Mazatlan, Sinaloa

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Impulsa Real Estate

House/Condo for Sale
Mazatlan, Sinaloa
3221350681

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Impulsa Real Estate

House/Condo for Sale
Ave. Del Mar s/n Fracc. Flamingos
Mazatlan, Sinaloa
322/135-0681

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