Find comfort, attention to detail, and a delicate personal touch that goes beyond service at the Hotel Garza Canela as you explore San Blas, an area of unspoiled nature. Surrounded by estuaries, mangroves, and hundreds of birds, this Riviera Nayarit hotel is the perfect headquarters for birdwatching enthusiasts.

San Blas also offers spectacular marine life, warm Pacific Ocean beaches, hospitable locals, and enticing gastronomy. Renowned Chef of Hotel Garza Canela’s El Defin Restaurant Bar takes great pride in preparing exquisite dishes bursting in flavor, texture, and colors. Even non-guests of Garza Canela come for dinner multiple times during their visit to the area.

Garza Canela hotel rooms and suites offer the privacy and space to accommodate groups ranging in size from 2 to 6 guests. The gorgeous hotel grounds include gardens, a kid’s playground, a chapel, and a swimming pool with plenty of tables and loungers to relax.

100% family owned and operated, Hotel Garza Canela is ready to be your host as you take time in San Blas and explore the hidden treasures just waiting for you to discover throughout Riviera Nayarit, and Mexico’s Pacific Ocean coast.

Hotel Garza Canela is ranked among the top hotels in San Blas on Trip Advisor. Pets are welcome!

pool and exterior at hotel garza canela in san blas
General Information

Overview & General Information

Year opened: 1998

# of Rooms: 45

Area Location: This Nayarit hotel is located in the historic town of San Blas, just 2 ½ hrs from the Puerto Vallarta airport, and one hour away from the Tepic airport, Nayarit’s Capital.

Beach: Hotel Garza Canela is just a 5-minute walk from the Port’s Pacific coast beach, with 2 km of soft sandy beach and soft surf.


Paredes No. 106 Sur
San Blas, Nayarit
Mexico 63740


Local Telephone: 323-285-0307 or 323-285-0112
Toll Free: (800) 713 2313
Fax: (323) 285 0112

Things to Know

  • Check-in time: 13:00
  • Check-out time: 12:00
  • Handicap Access: Yes
  • Accepted Credit Cards: Visa, MasterCard, American Express.
  • Special Policies: Pets allowed.
Room Description

Room Types

Garza Canela offers 42 rooms with two double beds, 8 suites with King Size beds, all with air conditioning, fans, TV, safety boxes, and the suites with mini bar and coffee makers.

Hotel Facilities

Throughout the hotel all contacts can be made to make tours for bird sighting, whale sighting, sports fishing, and trips to the “La Tovara” mangroves, ecological and adventure tours such as the visit to the Isabel Island and La Noria Ranch.

We have babysitter service, medical assistance, businessmen advisors, and Wireless Internet service.

A Chapel consecrated to Saint Judas Tadeo is available for weddings, first communions, anniversaries.

Services & Amenities

Nightlife and Entertainment

At the public square of the Port there is night life available, with two discos and family bars.

During January we have the Migration Birds International Festival. In February, the festivities in memory of the Cura Mercado, San Blas’ Patron Saint, take place. In March the Carnival takes place. During May, the festivities in honor of the Lady of Fatima and the Sport Fishing International Tournament take place. In October we honor the lady of Rosaria la Marinera. In November there is the traditional and typical Mexican Revolution parade. And in December we honor our lady of Guadalupe.

Contact & Reservations

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