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    Playa Viva

    Carretera Zihuatanejo-Acapulco | Playa Icacos Juluchuca, GRO, Petatlan 40834, Mexico
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    Overview
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    • Very good1%
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    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “other guests” (23 reviews)
    “sea salt” (4 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    La Casa Que Canta
    554 reviews
    #1 of 77 hotels in Zihuatanejo
     
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    1,193 reviews
    #2 of 22 hotels in Ixtapa
     
    Aura del Mar Hotel
    548 reviews
    #2 of 77 hotels in Zihuatanejo
     
    Barcelo Ixtapa
    2,807 reviews
    #3 of 22 hotels in Ixtapa
     
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    111 - 115 of 186 reviews

    Reviewed 2 May 2012

    My wife and I bid on a five day, five night stay at Playa Viva at a silent auction for a tremendous environmental organization -- Green Corps -- knowing only that it was in the proximity of Zihuatanejo of Shawshank Redemption lore. We were delighted...More

    3  Thank Nick G
    Reviewed 30 April 2012

    Playa Viva is a specialty/boutique hotel located about 45 minutes south of the Ixtapa/Zihuatenejo airport. They're also located a world away from the hassles of the Zihuatenejo marketplace or the manicured tourist experience of Ixtapa. The trip to the hotel is a little rough thru...More

    5  Thank SDSUGRAD
    Reviewed 28 April 2012

    Every one of our seven days at Playa Viva we experienced magic. The moment that we arrived at the property Julia greeted us with such warmth that we felt as if we were home. Immediately she showed us around and to our eco casita that...More

    4  Thank Ruth S
    Reviewed 26 April 2012

    I was absolutely blown away by my experience at Playa Viva. It was the perfect combination of relaxation, rejuvinating yoga and massages, individualized options for various adventures, AMAZING food and the friendliest service I have ever encountered. My husband and I are very picky eaters...More

    4  Thank Laura R
    Reviewed 25 April 2012

    This beachfront property cannot do enough to convey its offerings. It would be impossible to promote an experience where you have all the luxury you could ever need (brand new lodging, impeccably clean facilities with round the clock upkeep and yes brand new clean bathrooms)...More

    5  Thank adam b
    La Casa Que Canta
    554 reviews
    #1 of 77 hotels in Zihuatanejo
     
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    #2 of 22 hotels in Ixtapa
     
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    #3 of 22 hotels in Ixtapa
     
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    • Petatlan
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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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    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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    Lcole2511
    6 July 2015|
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    Response from PAUL M | Reviewed this property |
    Bar service officially starts around 5pm. You can get a beer anytime or even pour yourself a drink on the honor system anytime. I don't think they offer any activities in the evening- other than sunsets, and quiet personal... More
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    "The studio room seemed scary for night pee-ers. You'd have to go OUTSIDE, down the stairs and into your..."
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