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    Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa

    Paseo Punta Ixtapa S/N | Zona Hotelera II Playa Linda, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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    • Excellent86%
    • Very good9%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “plunge pool” (90 reviews)
    “seafood market” (35 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Pets Allowed
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Amazing resort with amazing view of the ocean. Super friendly staff right from the main gate-reception-phone. Beautiful rooms, fantastic breakfast. Definitely worth a stay if you want to make memories.

    Thank Arslan S
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My wife and I visited Cala de Mar ( formerly Capella Ixtapa) for 8 days. It was a 2nd visit. I want to give it 5 stars but the one area that I cannot is around food. First the awesome parts. The staff is phenomenal!...More

    1  Thank brucerosenstein
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The resort is beautiful, peaceful and allows you to completely relax. Yes, it's hot (82-87 degrees year-round) but pools are everywhere, including your own private one. The resort is incredibly well designed architecturally with the terrain and views at center stage. The service was Ritz-Carlton...More

    1  Thank BizTravelSux
    Response from Gerencia-Capella, Director General at Cala de Mar Resort & Spa IxtapaResponded 1 week ago

    Appreciated guest: On behalf of all the staff at Cala de Mar Ixtapa, I would like to thank you for sharing this positive review. I am glad to hear you had a "Top-Notch Experience" during your stay. Your feedback is very valuable to us! I...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had an exceptional stay at Cala de Mar Resort and Spa at Ixtapa. The ocean view from the hotel is breathtaking. Looks like the trip to wonderland. The staff is exceptionally friendly and profesional. You feel like at home, total privacy with great attention...More

    Thank Andrew D
    Response from Gerencia-Capella, Director General at Cala de Mar Resort & Spa IxtapaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Appreciated guest: I would like to take this opportunity to express my appreciation for such a nice, positive and detailed review. Thank you for considering us as "Hidden Treasure". I am thrilled to know that you had a great time with us and that we...More

    Reviewed November 1, 2017

    We went there to celebrate our first aniversary. Everything was perfect, since the first email Karla, the concierge, sent me to ask if we were celebrating anything in particular...I told her it was our first aniversary. We had a wonderful surprise when we walked in...More

    1  Thank ana_mariscal
    Response from Gerencia-Capella, Director General at Cala de Mar Resort & Spa IxtapaResponded November 6, 2017

    Appreciated guest: We are honored that you selected Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa to celebrate your wedding anniversary. Thank you for your positive review. In your next visit, we will create another exceptional experience for you. I will make sure to pass along...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Location
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    • Pacific Coast >
    • Guerrero >
    • Zihuatanejo >
    • Ixtapa
    • Also Known As
    • Capella Ixtapa Hotel Ixtapa ,
    • Capella Ixtapa Zihuatanejo ,
    • Capella Ixtapa Hotel Zihuatanejo
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    Nicole P
    December 9, 2017|
    Response from brucerosenstein | Reviewed this property |
    We had breakfast included but bills we saw were about $40 US for 2.
    Imanol P
    November 8, 2017|
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    Response from Gerencia-Capella | Property representative |
    Hello Imano, thank you very much for contacting us! Only the name changed, the level of service, food quality, staff member, etc everythig remain the same. I'm pretty sure you'll enjoy your experience at Cala de Mar Ixtapa... More
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    "All rooms have great views but I recommend a room with an uncovered pool."
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    "All have ocean views but the higher ones are easier to get too!"
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    "All rooms come with an amazing view!"
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    "I do t think there are any bad rooms! Only 59 ... all have terraces and pools and all ocean front ... some..."
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