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Gorgeous view mornings and evenings

We stayed in an Abnb on the west hill looking over the bay and had a gorgeous sunrises and sunsets... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Portland, Oregon
Worth a visit if you want relaxation

This is a small bay with a small opening so water is very calm most times. Three small beaches... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
John S
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Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in an Abnb on the west hill looking over the bay and had a gorgeous sunrises and sunsets from our house. We loved being in our pool and having that view and all the hustle and bustle below on the pier.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

This is a small bay with a small opening so water is very calm most times. Three small beaches only, one you must boat over to only. A quaint fishing village and for about 400 pesos you can rent a Hobie Cat sail boat with...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Andres Rios Jacintos is a knowledgeable, reliable and trustworthy driver and tour guide for your all adventures in Zihuatanejo, Mexico. From airport pickup to short trips about town or into Ixtapa or the countryside you can count on his kind and capable services. One more...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

At the pier we took a local boat called “La Chulita” with our captain Armando aka “William Levy” who for $100mx/p took us in a 2h tour on the bay and showed us the different beaches and even took us for a swim at a...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

This bay is a fiesta every evening. It does not matter what kind of day it is, every evening is a fiesta of colour as the sun sets into the ocean! Grab a seat and enjoy!

1  Thank TravelingMac60
Reviewed 28 March 2018

This is a truly scenic area, whether it's the blue waters during the day, the sunset behind the mountains, or the lights around the bay at night. Several beaches each have a different character, and the bay is well protected from the open ocean making...More

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We stayed at the Bahai Suites on La Madera beach and enjoyed our 11 day stay very much. The beach was accessed down the 77 steps from our accommodations, kept us in shape going back up! We loved the beach and sat at the many...More

Thank Gayle D
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

The best part of this trip for us was that we didn’t do all inclusive based on the reviews here and that we were able to go everywhere and felt safe and were able to meet so many amazing Mexican people and experience the culture...More

1  Thank GenP22
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The view of the bay is nice with the fishing boats and wharf, but there aren't a lot of places to sit and enjoy the view unless you want to have a drink in one of the beach cafes. The few benches/seats available are often...More

1  Thank xena888
Reviewed 17 February 2018

This is a very pretty and relaxed area in town. All the fishing boats that come in, the wharf, water taxis to the island of 'cats' (and there are a lot of wandering cats at the waterfront too), lots of restaurants and shops all make...More

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Thomas J B
5 March 2018|
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Response from Todd C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Thomas, the town is great - mostly untouristy and the people are lovely. It is a local hub, so, while not a big town, it has a good authentic feel. Most of the beaches and restaurants are filled by locals, with tourists... More
14 July 2016|
Response from joreggie | Reviewed this property |
I can't say for sure, but it should be fairly moderate. It should be great for swimming and taking siestas.