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Romantic Villa on Zihuatanejo Bay *Seasonal Rates

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Infinity Pool, Casa del Platero, overlooking Zihuatanejo Bay
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34 reviews
Infinity Pool, Casa del Platero, overlooking Zihuatanejo Bay
Guests enjoying La Ropa Beach - right out our front gate
Lower House Living Room - our mask collection on the wall
Lower House Living Room - different angle
Lower House kitchen - 1
Lower House Kitchen - 2
Lower House Kitchen - 3
Lower House Master, 2
Lower House Master, 2
Patio off the Master Bedroom, Lower House, with views of the Sierra Madres and Zihua  Bay
Outdoor seating area, looks onto pool and bay
Lower House Dining Room - seats 8
Lower House dining room with bay in distance, different tablecloth, same room
Lower House porch overlooks the bay
Examples of our art work - local carvings
Upper House Living Room - view of Zihuatanejo Bay. My absolute favorite place!
Upper House living area - different angle
Upper House living area - another angle
Upper House Master - 1
Upper House Master - 2
Upper Hse second bedroom
Upper House patio,  panoramic view of the Bay. Enjoy the sun or shade. Ceiling fan over the hammock
Corner of our Upper house patio, looking down on La Ropa Beach
Our infinity pool
Guests enjoying the pool!
Lower house second bedroom
Our cook, making tortillas
Gorgeous sunset!
Looking at downtown Zihuatanejo at twilight, from our Patio
Walking on La Ropa
Las Gatas Beach - short walk from the house
Statue made by local artists on our patio
Our favorite rock at the end of La Ropa Beach - we leave our flip-flops here when we beach walk
Walkway to the beach from our house
Baby tortoise-just hatched on La Ropa
Massage on La Ropa beach
Dona Celia's purple tortillas in Pantla
Barra de Postosi
Guests enjoying the infinity pool and the view
Early morning pelican feast in the Bay
Golden sunset from our window
Green Palms, blue sky on La Ropa Beach
Young guest with parrot at El Refugio
Panga - a fishing boat on Playa Larga
Traveling Mariachis-They'll serenade you! Just ask!
Another fabulous sunset...as seen from our house
Tentaciones Restaurant - for that special dinner! It's near the house
This seat is waiting for you!
Guests enjoying La Ropa Beach
Fresh red snapper at the mercado
La Ropa Beach
Para-gliding over the Bay
another shot of La Ropa...great for morning runs
A local fisherman at Barra de Potosi
Catamarans can be rented on La Ropa
More scenes from La Ropa beach
Spend the day on the beach! For the price of a coke you can 'rent' a chair all day
The view from Amuleto, one of our favorite restaurants
Have dinner on the beach...a few minutes walk from our house
Percebes - or barnacles. A local specialty at Leo's Marisqueria in La Noria
A bit of shade to relax under at Playa La Madera
Freshly caught Mahi Mahi...with my foot in the photo for perspective. Delicious!
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Overview
Rental Home -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Zihuatanejo, Pacific Coast
*Please note we offer seasonal pricing and a choice of two separate "houses."
High Season (Thanksgiving-April 30)
Whole House rate: $560/night (4 br, 3 ba)
Upper House rate: $240/night (2 br, 1 ba)
Lower House rate:$320/night (2 b4/2/ba)

Low Season: (May 1st - up to Thanksgiving)
Whole House rate: $350/night
Upper House rate: $150/night
Lower House rate: $200/night

A cold cerveza and homemade guacamole await your arrival at Casa del Platero. The only private home on La Ropa Beach, Casa del Platero features a panoramic view of the Bay and our famous Zihuatanejo sunsets, which you can enjoy from our patio or infinity pool. Our on-site staff pampers you with dail...
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About the Owner, Melissa H
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 1 property
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miminelda
Roswell, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed April 17, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

I just returned from a week in paradise at Casa Del Platero. This beautiful and well appointed home is located conveniently on La Ropa Beach in Zihuatanejo Bay. If you enjoy spectacular sunsets while sipping margaritas, Casa Del Platero is your next vacation spot. The recently renovated chef’s kitchen is well equipped for cooking fresh local fish from the market....

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richardcS...
Denver, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed April 15, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

This was our third stay with our travel friends at this wonderful house. The setting is idyllic with fabulous views of the bay and the beautiful sunsets. The patio and infinity pool are perfect, and the beach is literally steps away. The caretaker couple, Laco and Mireya, made sure we had everything we needed. Private, comfortable and relaxing. We'll be...

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ColoradoE...
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
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Reviewed March 24, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Absolutely perfect! The location of this lovely villa steps from the BEST beach in Mexico (and we have been to all) is just one of many reasons you should stay at Casa del Platero. The layout of the house is perfect for groups of friends or families - you can have privacy but perfect areas to gather to party or...

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Loved having you! Thank you so much for your continued patronage. We have loved building a world-wide family of returning guests who have become part of our extended family in Zihua. You make paradise even better:). Melissa and Dave

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night
Default 4 nights
$590
May 1, 2017 -
Nov 18, 2017
Low Season: Whole House
4 nights
$440
Nov 19, 2017 -
Dec 23, 2017
High Season:Whole House
4 nights
$590
Dec 24, 2017 -
Dec 31, 2017
Christmas-Whole House only
7 nights
$950
Fees
  • Supply Restock: $25 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
Casa del Platero sits at the south end of La Ropa Beach and overlooks Zihuatanejo Bay. La Ropa is considered the most beautiful beach in Zihuatanejo and offers many beach activities and restaurants. You won't need a car here. The taxi stand is a 60-second walk from the house. To take a cab to downtown costs about $3.50 and takes 5 minutes. It's the best of both worlds...beach access and easy downtown access You can also take a taxi to Ixtapa, Barra de Potosi, or Playa Linda. Every thing is close and not expensive to get to. Also, Las Gatas, where you can enjoy great snorkeling, is a short walk from the house as well. CONTACT:casadelplatero@gmail.com
Access
Car not needed
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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