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    Playa Viva

    Carretera Zihuatanejo-Acapulco | Playa Icacos Juluchuca, GRO, Petatlan 40834, Mexico
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    1 - 5 of 188 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We've stayed here twice now, once in the treehouse and once in the original hut by the kitchen. Both are fantastic and the open air lodging is extremely peaceful and relaxing. The yoga groups seem to be a big part of the business here but...More

    Thank John P
    Reviewed 7 December 2017

    Playa Viva is a very, very special place. When you first arrive, the beauty of the remote surroundings including the beach and the vegetation is very obvious. And as time passes you see how the hospitable staff really goes out of their way to accommodate...More

    Thank zingara_gypsy
    Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

    We loved this place. We stayed in the treehouse and it has been one of the best experiences we had. You are very close to nature, you sleep and feel the breeze of the sea and hear the crickets. If you are afraid to bugs...More

    Thank Zammonde
    Response from leventhald, Owner at Playa VivaResponded 16 May 2017

    Thank you. You are right, this place is not for everyone and that's a good thing as we are lucky to have many guests like you who keep returning year after year. Thank you for all your praise of the place and especially of our...More

    Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

    Playa Viva is exceptional. The place itself is amazingly beautiful and laid back. The food is off the charts delicious. And the staff are second to none. We were a family of 5 with 3 small kids. It's was the best disconnected/reconnecting family vacation we...More

    Thank Michael B
    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    It was so quiet that hummingbirds visited the large hibiscus flowers blooming just off my front porch as I did yoga. If four little boys got into the hot tub and ran in the same direction, singing a silly song, the hot tub formed a...More

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    • Petatlan
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    Andrew T
    13 December 2016|
    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
    Sheva C
    11 December 2016|
    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
    6 July 2015|
    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 treehouse is great but really they all offer something fantastic"
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    "Of course the Tree House is the signature room!"
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