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Long virtually empty beach.

The lack of crowds on the beach was wonderful. Walked most days without running into anyone... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2019
Not sure about the cover photo, but great secluded long beach

This beach is 11k long and I"m not sure where the green comes from, but much of the greenery is... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
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Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Mexico
+52 755 557 0634
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Reviewed 11 January 2019

The lack of crowds on the beach was wonderful. Walked most days without running into anyone. Stop at OLA! for incredible food.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Inspiration226327
Reviewed 30 December 2018

This beach is 11k long and I"m not sure where the green comes from, but much of the greenery is pretty sparse. Hotels and restaurants are scattered. Easy drive if you have a car but a $15 taxi ride. Not easy to find restaurants because...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 5 December 2018

10 miles of yellow white sand beach with mountains on the background, stunning, empty...and its only 15 minutes easy drive from the international airport

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adventurer726331
Reviewed 7 July 2018

This brand new hotel is absolutely gorgeous, right on the beach with beautifullly decorated suites for honeymooners with private pools & outdoor kitchens. There are also rooms & suites for couples & families. There is a large pool & covered out door terrace. This property...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

This is a good beach to go if you want to be alone. Clean and with almost nobody ever there. Don´t stay there thoguh, and definately do not buy a house there- there is no water. It has to be trucked in to supply the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank richardalevizos
Reviewed 11 May 2018

You can wander forever on this beautiful beach. There are no crowds. Scattered along the beach are a few great seafood restaurants. This is the place to enjoy a very private beach experience.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We stayed here for 4 nights at the end of of stay in Zihua , nature at is best , wild uninterrupted 16 km long beach , waves thundering up the wide beach , not ideal for swimming unless you are an experienced swimmer ,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 12 January 2018

we were lucky to stay here before the holidays and we had the whole 10 miles beach to ourselves , we walked, jogged, snorled and boogy boarded. Our hosts, la Rusa and Mike have all the equipment we needed , inlcuded beach chairs, umbrellas, snorkles,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank MMNelson00
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I went with my 3 high school friends for our 55th birthday and stayed at Villa Playa Blanca. It was wonderful. The infinity pool was clean and warm and we saw dolphins playing in the surf near the waters edge. Snorkeling is great and the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Karen T
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Largely undeveloped and close to the airport, Playa Blanca offers yet another option to the vacationer to Zihua-Ixtapa. From bungalows for rent to the upscale Marea and Hotel Las Palmas, this area is for the discerning traveler who prefers the unbeaten path. For day trips,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank ZihuaScott
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Vickie Q
22 July 2016|
Response from beverlyann2015 |
No. It's a very quit place. I've lived there for 15 years. The only real noise is the sounds of waves hitting the beach.