- Spacious restaurant with wood floor, ocean-view glass walls, tiered seating under a large, elaborately thatched palapa
, and an oceanfront terrace. Open for buffet breakfast and a la carte lunches and dinners. Lunch choices such as sandwiches, salads, soups, burgers, barbecued pork ribs, pasta, shrimp, Mexican specialties. Dinner choices include shrimp pate, smoked salmon, lobster bisque, salads, fish, shrimp, lobster, steaks, and prime rib.
La Conchita - Casual bar under thatched-roof palapa with swim-up-bar side. Open mid-morning to early evening for shrimp, ceviche, tacos, quesadillas, sandwiches, burgers, hot dogs, nachos, fish, and tropical drinks.
A freeform activities pool measuring approximately 46 by 30.5 meters (150-by-100-ft) features a massive rock garden with a waterfall and a 12-meter (40-ft) water slide. An adjacent children's pool includes a 3-meter (10-ft) water slide and at the other end, a swim-up bar for adults. A 27.5-by-15-meter (90-by-50-ft) "quiet pool" on the hotel tower's north side is styled like a mountain pool complete with rock-garden waterfalls and stream. The rock garden above the pool includes a 12-meter-wide (40-ft) swimming section and a 15-person spa tub.
Furnished with thatched-roof palapas for shade, the hotel's beach frontage extends 150 meters (492 ft). Water-sports rentals include boogie boards, kayaks, personal watercraft, and small sailboats. Also available for surcharges are parasail flights, banana-boat rides, snorkeling and scuba-diving excursions, and scuba-diving instruction.
Guests enjoy access to the El Cid Golf & Country Club across the street, where there are 27 holes of golf and a driving range. Also available for surcharges are nine clay and hard-surface tennis courts (two lighted) and racquetball/squash courts. The club includes a fitness center (surcharge) with cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. The fitness center offers workout classes (surcharges) such as step aerobics, yoga, adult and children's jazzercise, and adult and children's tae kwon do. The club includes complimentary women's and men's locker rooms with saunas and steam rooms and a 25-meter (82-ft), four-lane lap pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near this Mazatlan, Mexico hotel; fees may apply.
The preferred airport for El Cid El Moro Beach Hotel is Mazatlan, Sinaloa (MZT-General Rafael Buelna Intl.) - 21.2 km / 13.2 mi.
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