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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Having been to Cabo and Cancun several times (and tried many of those locations best hotels, and frankly got tired of paying the cartel room rates there) we decided to try Ixtapa, and the Capella there... This hotel is easily a match for those in other (more expensive) locations. Perched on a hillside, the hotel has a beautiful view of...

2Thank Larry C
Gerencia-Capella, General Manager at Capella Ixtapa, responded to this review

Appreciated guest: Thank you so much for your visit, for your detailed review and for selecting Capella Ixtapa as your vacation destination. Thank you for your comments regarding service, it is with great pleasure that we offer exceptional experiences and service. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future. Sincerely, Philipp Real General Manager

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We were sent to this hotel in Ixtapa by our regular hotel that we stay at in Zihuatanejo, due to an overbooking. It was a pleasant surprise!!! Equally as nice as our hotel but no beach front : ( The staff was amazing - everyone of them!!! And everything was beautiful here!!! Special thanks to Connie, Phillipe and Galvino!

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Reviewed 17 November 2016

This place is first class all the way. We were escorted into our room and the wifi was free, the snacks and waters were also included. The room was amazing with a private pool with a view of he ocean. It was so relaxing and private. About a 5 minute taxi ride to town.

1Thank Bennie A
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We are just about to leave Capella Ixtapa and really don't want to, that should tell you everything. First some background. My wife and I spend the last six days enjoying our honeymoon here. We both are professionals working 50+ hours a week in LA and needed a good break as well as some personal time. Capella was perfect for...

2Thank Dean1121
Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 11 November 2016

The hotel, amenities and customer service at Cappela were at a level that my husband and I have experienced only a handful of times in our travels. Their attention to detail and personalized service was exceptional. Connie, our personal assistant was professional and personable throughout our visit but also even prior since she contacted me via email days days before...

1Thank Connie K
New Lenox, United States
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We visited this hotel on a lark in January of 2014. It was absolutely the best vacation we have ever had! From the check in process, to the hotel staff, right down to the maintenance crews were so happy and helpful. The rooms are unbelievable, with ocean views that take your breath away. The plunge pool is a great addition...

1Thank Paul B
College Station, Texas
Reviewed 28 October 2016

My husband and I actually got married at Capella Ixtapa three years ago. Since neither one of our families were there for the wedding, we decided to take both sets of our parents there for dinner one night, while we were staying in Zihuatanejo. The resort itself is absolutely amazing, with spectacular views of the ocean and beautiful hotel grounds....

1Thank jamiemckean
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I booked my trip directly with the hotel, not via any other agency or tripadvisor sort of app. But I needed to review. This place is a haven! My husband and I had not been able to go on vacation in a bit over 7 years. We were looking for a peaceful place and a place that allowed us privacy...

2Thank VivLey
Gerencia-Capella, Director General at Capella Ixtapa, responded to this review

Appreciated Guest: Thank you for this special review. I want to express my appreciation for your comments regarding our staff and the level of service we provide at Capella Ixtapa, we always strive to offer a genuine and flawless service to all of our guests, I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Chef Jesús and Paty....

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband and I ended up at Capella Ixtapa after our original honeymoon hotel canceled on us 5 weeks out. We were wary about our unexpected last minute change to Capella but are now glad it happened! I wouldn't have wanted to be anywhere else on our honeymoon. The staff makes you feel welcomed and special from the moment you...

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Gerencia-Capella, Director General at Capella Ixtapa, responded to this review

Appreciated guest: Thank you for your visit to Capella Ixtapa, we are indeed glad that you enjoyed your visit to our beautiful hotel. I want to take this opportunity to thank as well for sharing such an important celebration as you honeymoon. I am pleased to know you had a memorable experience and took advantage of the cooking class with...

Dahlonega, Georgia
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This was the second Capella Resort my husband and I have stayed in, the first being Capella St. Lucia. Capella Ixtapa was just as wonderful. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. We stayed in the Presidential Suite and it was fabulous. Our room was very spacious and clean and the view was unbeatable. We had our own private pool...

2Thank Caroline W
Gerencia-Capella, Director General at Capella Ixtapa, responded to this review

Hola Amigos!! I want to express my gratitude, for your kind words. I am pleased to know that you had a great time with us and that we created a memorable experience for you. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the margarita class with Miguel as well as the magnificent ocean view from your suite. Thank you in...

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Restaurant
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Capella Ixtapa is a Mexico luxury resort set inside a rock cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The property features suites, private plunge pools, a world-class spa, restaurants, tequila bar, beach wedding locations, and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Capella Ixtapa

Address: Paseo Punta Ixtapa S/N | Zona Hotelera II Playa Linda, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Zihuatanejo > Ixtapa
Price Range: €286 - €493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Capella Ixtapa 5*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Capella Ixtapa Hotel Ixtapa
Capella Ixtapa Zihuatanejo
Capella Ixtapa Hotel Zihuatanejo
Capella Ixtapa Mexico - Zihuatanejo
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Ixtapa
#2 Family Hotel in Ixtapa
#5 Luxury Hotel in Ixtapa
#6 Spa Hotel in Ixtapa
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“Loved our room with a pool - you never had to leave if you didn't want to!!!”
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 of 5 bubbles Nellsmel, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Every room has the same beautiful view. Just make sure you get the largest plunge pool your budget allows, it will be worth it”
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