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Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa

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Reviewed 5 April 2014

My Russian wife is deeply in love with Cancun. We go there 4 times a year. It is true that the color of the sea and the white beaches are just magnificent. However, it has some drawbacks: Even though it is not cold in winter,...More

6  Thank PegasoMex
Reviewed 30 March 2014

My wife and I spent four incredible days at this wonderful hotel. Nestled in the hillside overlooking the sea, with impeccable service you cannot go wrong. Mind me it is not cheap but you get everything you pay for and more, great views, great food,...More

3  Thank aphillips61
Reviewed 27 March 2014

My wife and I just absolutely love this resort and it seems just to get better each and every time we go. We have been come friends with many of the locals one who has become our tour guide and driver while we visit. Antonio...More

2  Thank Dranch21
Response from Eliezer_Quin0nes, Director General at Cala de Mar Resort & Spa IxtapaResponded 30 March 2014

Appreciated Guest: Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review regarding your recent experience at Capella Ixtapa. I am pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback is very valuable to us and I am happy to...More

Reviewed 12 March 2014

My husband and I stayed at Capella Ixtapa in November 2013. I had seen pictures of it and it looked so beautiful I started planning right away! We were not disappointed. When we got there we were met at the taxi by name which felt...More

1  Thank Maia J
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Lovely property, very well maintained with magnificent views from all of its rooms -all of them have terraces- we saw dolphins swimming very close by from ours- the hotel lends out bicycles to ride on very scenic paths near by. Excellent service and good food...More

1  Thank Rossana N
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free Parking
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$318 - US$712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Ixtapa
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ixtapa
#3 Spa Hotel in Ixtapa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$318 - US$712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Ixtapa
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ixtapa
#3 Spa Hotel in Ixtapa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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takar100
16 February 2018|
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Response from mjz_kc | Reviewed this property |
They seemed pretty private, but it was honestly hard to tell as the occupancy rate was surprisingly low for the time of year ... especially during the week. We weren't wild about either Ixtapa or Zihua, but the resort is... More
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bestgranny
11 February 2018|
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Response from Erika M | Reviewed this property |
No it was Cappella, which left mexico & is now only European. They were never a Marriott. (There is a Marriott is the Ixtapa town itself. Our hotel is up the mountain away from the main shopping strip. It is an amazing... More
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Daniel B
24 January 2018|
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Response from Javier_Aluni | Property representative |
Dear Daniel B, Thank you for choosing Cala de Mar for your upcoming visit to Ixtapa. The closest beach is Playa Linda, you can get there in an estimated time of 20 minutes by walking or in less time by bycicle (you can get... More
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"Opt for the Deluxe Ocean Front Suite. The terrace is larger and the plunge pool is uncovered making sunning..."
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"There is no bad room.. all the rooms have amazing views"
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"All rooms have great views but I recommend a room with an uncovered pool."
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"All have ocean views but the higher ones are easier to get too!"
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