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Villas del Palmar

Paseo La Ropa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Villas del Palmar
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I can say so many good things about our stay in Zihuatenejo. Fishing, food, tequila, it has it all. We were very happy about our choice to stay here. The rooms were Huge, spacious, and very clean. Most importantly, we valued the hospitality of our new friend Reuben. Meeting him at the airport will always be one of the highlights... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We just spent a week in Villas del Palmar and i have to say that the whole scenery is amazing, you feel inside a jungle. Rooms are well equipped, nothing luxurious but just what you need for a trip in the beach. Our room came with a kitchen but we did not use it given that food in Zihua is... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

8 of us, 2 little kids and 6 adults enjoyed our 2012 Christmas vacation in one of the villas and we had a wonderful time. Parts of the pool were always in the shade, helping to protect our white Alaskan skin. Ruben picked us up at the airport and made us feel like family. The Villa was clean with lots... More 

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seashel1982
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

I cannot say enough about Villas del Palmar. It's so beautiful, comfortable and in the best location. Ruben, the owner made us feel so welcome and so at home. He was a wonderful host and helped us get bus timetable information, gave us great recommendations around Zihua and was just lovely to talk to. We got a penthouse with an... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

We have stayed at Villas Del Palmar many times and have known Ruben for many years (we actually consider him "our family member in Mexico"). This is by far the BEST place to stay in Zihuatanejo. The property is beautiful, the location perfect, the rooms are well equipped and roomy and the food at Jungle Pizza is great. If we... More 

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Westfield, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

We have known Ruben Gonzales for many years, and have stayed with him just as long. The Villas are an excellent venue to relax and enjoy the best of Z. The villas are located at the heart of La Ropa, close to some of the area's best restaurants (Casa que Canta, Amuleto and Manglar). Jungle Pizza is right next door... More 

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San Marcos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

Ok well we've stayed here twice once was a very long time ago before it was an official hotel and we could not have asked for a better experiance! The staff is super friendly the owner ruben is really nice the pool is cool the beach La Ropa is amazing I went back last year and was accepted with the... More 

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

Back in April, a bunch of us girls decided a ladies getaway to Zihuatanejo would help us get through the November in Seattle blues a little easier. After several days of sifting through stuffy, expensive condominium vacation rentals on VRBO I came across Villas del Palmar on tripadvisor.com and boy am I sure glad I did! The moment I contacted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

We just got back from Zihuatanejo and had a fabulous time. There were 6 of us and had 3 floors in one of the villas. Ruben, the owner, always went above and beyond to accomodate our needs and to make sure we were enjoying ourselves. Even picked us up at the airport! The rooms are clean, very nice ambiance. A/C... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2011

Our concierge for the week, Angelica Rosiles, was an excellent support and guide during our family vacation in Cabo San Lucas. She gave us excellent advice and was quick to address all of our needs. Vibrant and full of energy, she seemed to enjoy helping people. People like Angelica are the ones that provide that personal touch while you are... More 

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