San Nicolas Hotel & Casino

Calle 1a y Guadalupe, 1530Ensenada22880Mexico
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About San Nicolas Hotel & Casino

San Nicolas Hotel & Casino Ensenada is located near the world-famous beaches of Acapulco and Playa Hermosa, and is home to130 rooms boasting views of the sea and city.

Each room has air-conditioning with in-suite climate control. Also available is satellite TV with premium channels, a furnished lanai, espresso maker, free Wi-Fi, telephone, free bottled water, blackout drapes, hair dryer upon request, and private bathroom with rainfall showerhead.

San Nicolas Hotel & Casino Ensenada has an on-site casino, outdoor pool, game room, sauna, business center with conference facilities, ATM, elevator, concierge services, tour assistance, safe deposit box at front desk, free Wi-Fi in public areas, free valet parking, luggage storage, and wedding services.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served daily at the Bamboo restaurant. Drinks are available at the bar.

The Riviera Cultural Center and Caracol Museum are within walking distance. Also nearby is the Ensenada Regional History Museum.


Calle 1a y Guadalupe, 1530, Ensenada, 22880, Mexico
Telephone: +52(646)1761901 | Fax: +52(646)1764930 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bell service
  • Casino
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Desk
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Massage
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible paths / hallways

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Large and well-maintained pool

Several guests comment that the outdoor pool is large, and there are ample sun loungers and parasols. Others add that the water is clean and there are plenty for fresh towels in the changing room, and appreciate that there is staff available to service guests.

Excellent staff and service

Many guests appreciate that the staff are welcoming and greet guests on every occasion. Others add that the casino staff are well trained and professional, and note that booking for nearby tours and excursions are handled promptly, and in an efficient manner.

Easy access to sport and cultural activities

Several guests mention that the Civic Plaza and State Center for Arts are nearby, and love the experience of wine tasting in the Valle de Guadalupe and fine Ensenada cuisine in the city of Rosarito. Others add that there are various sporting activities available, including windsurfing, golfing, water skiing, and parasailing.

Negative Reviews

Crowded during peak season

Some guests comment that the on-site casino attracts large crowds during the peak season, and note that the lobby and restaurant can get packed. Others add that the property is quite lively during the busy season, and appreciate that management is well equipped to service large crowds.

Noise from construction and renovation

A handful of guests mention that there are renovations taking place, and there is a lot of noise from the construction work. Others add that work is scheduled for the day, and appreciate that management ensures that there is minimal noise at night.

Vending machine not working

Some guests comment that the vending machine is sometimes out-of-order, and note that money often gets stuck, but appreciate that staff are available to help. Others add that the front desk is efficient, and requests for repair are handled in a timely fashion.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1388 reviews across the web
7.3 /10
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7.3 out of 10 based on 1388 reviews