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Playa Viva

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Playa Viva is a “regenerative hotel” in every sense. Before visiting I thought this would mean I would leave regenerated (which I did!!) but didn’t realise it refers to a style of hotel that doesn’t damage the local environment but goes a step further to...More

Thank Lulla J
Response from leventhald, Owner at Playa VivaResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your wonderful review. Yes, regeneration can be as simple as lying on the beach and regenerating your spirit. Yet, the more you do, the deeper you engage in the community and the more you regenerate everything around you. So thank you for being...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Playa Viva just blew my mind! Everything there was intentionally designed to be ecologically and culturally sensitive. The food was amazing, The staff and owner were kind and generous with their time and knowledge. I cannot wait to go back!

Thank Lara P
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The very best thing about Playa Viva is its people. They are genuinely caring and deliver a great experience. Julia and her team make you feel at home, cater to your needs & help - and are never intrusive. The place is away from it...More

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Response from leventhald, Owner at Playa VivaResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks for the wonderful feedback. 95% of the improvements we make come from guest feedback...so we definitely hear you about more beach palapas with loungers underneath. Thank you for all the great comments about our team, we really appreciate your visiting with us. We are...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

I absolutely LOVED everything about my stay at Playa Viva. It exceeded any of my expectations. We stayed in the Treehouse and it was magical to fall asleep each night to the sound of the crashing waves. I loved sitting on the little deck and...More

Thank Cara P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Playa Viva is a very special place. I absolutely loved every moment of my time spent there! Playa Viva is a sustainable and completely eco-friendly resort- They run on solar power, they use glass straws instead of plastic, all buildings are created from locally found...More

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Andrew T
13 December 2016|
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Response from leventhald | Property representative |
You fly into ZIH - Zihuatanejo Ixtapa International Airport. Then to get to Playa Viva you take an airport taxi. If you book a room at Playa Viva for 3 or more nights, airport ground transport, to and from hotel is included... More
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Sheva C
11 December 2016|
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You fly into ZIH - Zihuatanejo Ixtapa International Airport. Then to get to Playa Viva you take an airport taxi. If you book a room at Playa Viva for 3 or more nights, airport ground transport, to and from hotel is included... More
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