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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Thanks so much for making this an enjoyable stay! I always enjoy reading the reviews of the hotels especially the bad ones :), people have the weirdest ideas about 'acceptable'. This place is FANTASTIC, there are stairs, lots of them. You will find that this is the case with most hotels in Zihuatanejo. We have been coming as a family...

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1Thank Terra B
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Beautiful resort right on La Ropa beach. Very accommodating staff. We visited in Jan/17. No problem getting chairs on the beach or at the pool. Beware - no elevators! If you have a room a the top it is 300 steps to the beach, and almost the same to the pool. It is a time share so hard to get...

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1Thank _tmadden7
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We have stayed at many resorts in different areas of Mexico, but this was my favourite. The vacation homes are beautiful and well maintained. Not having to go out for every meal allowed for a much more relaxing week. I could have spent all week on our terrace looking out over the bay. The staff are totally on the ball....

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3Thank walking54
New York
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We traded through Interval International for a 2 bedroom unit. We were told the unit did not have a view - it did - room 304. large accommodations! yes, there are a lot of steps - I counted - 188 from the beach to room 304. It was our exercise for the day. The rooms are large, the kitchen is...

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3Thank NewYorkTraveler001
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Once again the old Club Intrawest now Embarc did not disappoint. The change in the management of the group has not had a negative impact on the service or resort itself. The manager has not changed (thank goodness) and her staff have had little turnover. The biggest change with the staff that I noticed is their english, its even better....

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1Thank Georgina R
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 January 2017

First off a Big shout out to Marie and the generous and hard working staff at Embarc Zihua. They take great care of their guests and love the Zihau community which they will proudly introduce you to. We have had several visits here and always book the "look outs". Units 414 and 520 are our favourites and have elevated spectacular...

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5Thank LiveLightly5
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I visited this resort with a friend and it was a wonderful experience! The facilities, service, day trips, recommendations etc were all top notch! Met some wonderful guests down in the pool! If you go be sure to attend any turtle releases, market to table dinner by the beach and do not miss bugle hour! We also arranged wildlife tour,...

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5Thank LeahK35
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 16 January 2017

the former club intrawest spot on playa la ropa, now called Embarc, is a spectacular spot in a beautiful small coastal town on the pacific coast of mexico service and amenities are a delight, staff are gracious and helpful, food services are very good, and you can walk to everything in the immediate vicinity and it's hot, getting away from...

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3Thank SSBarer
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Cliff-side accommodations on the first private Foreign-owned Beach-Front property in Mexico is nothing short of Spectacular! The Staff is amazing the food is Incredible and the Activities are endless...of course if all you want to do is finish a good book have a swim and take in the BEST view in the area from your Balcony Hammock you can do...

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2Thank Scott M
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

What more could I add? Oh, very comfortable loungers right on the beach. I did the cooking class which included a trip to the markets. This was an interesting addition to the week. Nice to have a guide for the markets. I feel I could go back on my own now. Overall, the staff here is probably the best part...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront Villas on the Mexican Riviera Club Intrawest is a private vacation club. From time to time, Guests are invited to stay at the Club on a nightly, cash basis. The Club is located on Playa la Ropa – the most exclusive beach in Zihuatanejo. Vacation Homes cascade down the hillside offering panoramic views of Zihuatanejo Bay. Enjoy casual dining by the infinity pool or in the restaurant under the giant palapa roof. Club Intrawest – Zihuatanejo reflects its spectacular oceanfront location in a stunning open-air design and innovative architecture. Terraces offer sweeping ocean views from every angle. Uniquely designed villas feature hand-cut tiles, wood furnishings and bright fabrics, all locally crafted to reflect the rich culture of the region. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Embarc Zihuatanejo

Address: Camino Escenico a Playa la Ropa | Zona Hotelera, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Guerrero > Zihuatanejo
Price Range: RM788 - RM1,519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Embarc Zihuatanejo 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Club Intrawest - Zihuatanejo Hotel Zihuatanejo
Hotel Intrawest Zihuatanejo
Intrawest Zihuatanejo
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#5 Spa Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#8 Family Hotel in Zihuatanejo
#16 Romantic Hotel in Zihuatanejo
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“Ask for an Oceanview room”
 of 5 bubbles DCLregular, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Suggest 4th floor and above.”
  • View from 303
  • view from 303
 of 5 bubbles TwoLooseScrews, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room sizes, deck sizes and views differ drastically for the same price. Ask about where it is before you go.”
 of 5 bubbles boysx42011, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you have trouble walking up stairs, get one as low as you can.”
 of 5 bubbles dregdot33, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lower rooms closer to pool and beach. Some 1 bedrooms have limited view.”
 of 5 bubbles _tmadden7, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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