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Playa Viva

Playa Viva, Juluchuca, Mexico, Vacationist

Photo: Courtesy of Gerold Sinnhofer/Playa Viva

Carretera Zihuatanejo-Acapulco
Juluchuca, Mexico
TEL: 52-650-585-6770
TEL: (866) 482-8922

This isn’t your typical Mexican beach resort. For one thing, it’s tiny: just five rooms (30 more are planned) in thatched casitas designed to maximize sea breezes from the 1.2-km beach. The ethos of this all-inclusive green hotel won’t allow AC to spoil the Pacific mood (beds are draped in mosquito netting). Homey touches like health-conscious meals served family-style are mixed with amenities including yoga, spa massages, Wi-Fi, Jacuzzi, and pool. Committed to sustainability, the resort is 100 percent solar, recycles gray water for landscaping, and has restored its 200 acres to promote local biodiversity.

Insider Tip:

You can help the on-site turtle sanctuary, run by volunteers, to collect eggs for safekeeping and release baby sea turtles as they hatch.


Open / Closes
  • All-Inclusive
  • Breakfast Included
  • Beach Resort
  • Concierge
  • Family Friendly
  • Gym/Fitness Center
  • Green/Eco-Friendly
  • Laundry Service
  • Meal Plan
  • Maid Service
  • Parking Available
  • Pet Friendly
  • Room Service
  • WiFi
  • Water Sports

Number of Rooms: 5

Number of Suites:

Year Opened: 2009



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