If you are looking for a place where to stay in Mar del Plata, we have selected the best options for you: budget hotels, beachfront hotels and apartments with more privacy.
With its long promenade that invites you to walk, have a coffee with a view or just stop with a thermos and mate in hand, Mar del Plata is one of the favorite cities of the Argentines, both for vacationing and for spending a few days.
La Feliz is not only attractive for its beaches and theatrical shows during the summer, the city offers year-round entertainment such as the shopping promenades on Guemes Street, the shopping malls, the port and much more.
🔝 Check out these recommendations on things to do in Mar del Plata all year round.
If you are going to spend a few days in the city that attracts more national tourism every year, we are going to recommend you where to stay in Mar del Plata, with options for all budgets.
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Cheap hotels to stay in Mar del Plata
Want to get to know the city without spending too much? These budget hotels in Mar del Plata are ideal for their value for money:
Close to the city center, the Brown hostel is run by its owners, clean and with breakfast included. An ideal option for backpackers or young people who do not want to spend a lot on accommodation.
Puerto Nómade Hostel International is located in an old chalet in the city. Excellent service and only 100 meters from the beaches of La Perla.
A simple accommodation for a couple or a family is BALOO hotel. Ideal location to walk to Guemes street and even to Varesse beach. Excellent service and value for money.
In the area of Punta Mogotes and only 100 meters from the beach, the APM Hotelis one of the economic lodgings in Mar del Plata. It has a restaurant, good service and some rooms with ocean views.
Beachfront hotels where to stay in Mar del Plata
If you are looking to relax with the view at one of the beachfront hotels in Mar del Plata, we recommend the following:
Hotel Presidente: three star hotel in the city center, close to the theaters and downtown. It has a very good breakfast buffet and a terrace with a breathtaking view of the sea.
Hotel Amsterdam: one of the most traditional hotels in Mar del Plata, in front of Playa Chica beach. It is located in one of the typical old villas of La Feliz with beautiful sea views from the rooms.
Costa Galana Hotel: one of the five-star accommodations in the city, ideal for disconnecting. It has a spa, restaurant, whirlpool bath and a lot of luxury. If you can afford it, you won’t regret it.
Best places to stay in Mar del Plata
Hotels in the city center
Close to the San Martin pedestrian street, restaurants, shops, the Rambla and the Bristol and La Perla beaches, it is an ideal place to stay in Mar del Plata if you don’t have a car or if you are looking for more action at night. Our recommendations are as follows:
In the heart of downtown, the Tronador Hotel is a four-star hotel that offers relaxation for sleeping, nicely decorated rooms and a varied breakfast buffet to start the day with energy.
A few meters away from the San Martin pedestrian street, the Hotel España is a three star hotel with comfort, excellent service and very good cleanliness. Ideal for a couple.
Hotels in Punta Mogotes
Do you prefer tranquility and a place away from the center? The Punta Mogotes area is perfect for spending days in the city without the hustle and bustle of downtown. Our recommendations for sleeping in the Punta Mogotes area are as follows:
Solanas Playa Mar del Plata is an ideal accommodation for families. It has apartments with ocean views, outdoor swimming pool and many activities in the complex.
Another of the classics and five-star category in Mardel. The hotel Uthgra Sasso has everything you need in terms of comfort: spa, sauna, children’s playground, elegant decor and much more.
Farther away from the beach, but in the middle of the beautiful Peralta Ramos Forest, the Arehue cabins are a haven of tranquility in the midst of trees and lots of green. Arehue cabins are a haven of tranquility in the midst of trees and lots of greenery. A different alternative to the rest.
Hotels in Playa Grande
The surfers’ beach and next to the port is another of the best areas to stay in Mar del Plata. In addition, you are meters away from Alem street with bars and cafes. Our recommendations for sleeping in Playa Grande are as follows:
Bagu Playa Grande is an economical option to sleep two blocks from Playa Grande and close to Guemes Street. It has been recently remodeled. Good cleanliness and continental breakfast.
Casa Camaron is an imposing chalet with rooms, garden and barbecue area. Everything is very well decorated with excellent taste.
On Alem Street, the small Hotel Marino is close to everything. Simple rooms and an excellent treatment from its owners make it an ideal place to stay.
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Hotels in the area of Guemes street
Guemes Street and its parallel Olavarría Street are two of the main arteries in Mar del Plata in terms of shops, restaurants and craft breweries. Both during the day and at night, locals and tourists alike stroll through the area to shop or simply sit down to enjoy a beer, food or coffee. Our recommendations for lodging in the Guemes Street area are as follows:
Villa Nuccia Hotel BoutiqueVilla Nuccia: it is located in an old villa with garden and swimming pool, in a quiet residential area a few meters away from Guemes and Varesse beach.
On Colon Avenue, the Hotel Imperio stands out for its cleanliness, location, comfort and attention. Very close to the Villa Victoria cultural center.
Nicely decorated and only half a block from Guemes St., Calash Hotel is a simple lodging with an excellent quality-price ratio.
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