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Family-Friendly Hotels in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo, Guerrero

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Top Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo Family-Friendly Hotels

Hotel Aura del Mar
3.5 out of 5
Eva Samano de Lopez Mateos s/n, Playa la Madera, Zihuatanejo, GRO
The price is £82 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (288 reviews)

"Beautiful view & luscious foliage. Lots of stairs and hard to manage in the evening."…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

Hotel Aura del Mar
Thompson Zihuatanejo, a Beach Resort
5 out of 5
Playa La Ropa S/N, Zihuatanejo, GRO
The price is £192 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (418 reviews)
Very Nice but out of place

"This is a very nice property, with a large staff that works hard on hospitality and the grounds, and it shows. If that is what you want, this place is great. If you would like a less expensive place that is more in keeping with Mexico, those places exist nearby. All I want is sand in my toes and ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Thompson Zihuatanejo, a Beach Resort
Embarc Zihuatanejo
4 out of 5
Camino Escenico Playa la Ropa S/N, Zihuatanejo, GRO
The price is £81 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (147 reviews)

"Almost every room has an ocean view! Room decoration was tasteful & everything very clean. Staff was very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar 2020

Embarc Zihuatanejo
Azul Ixtapa Grand All Inclusive Suites & Spa
4 out of 5
Paseo Punta Ixtapa, Lote 2, Zona Hotelera II, Ixtapa, GRO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £131 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (703 reviews)

"Staff were amazing! Laura who cleaned our room was exceptional. As was the young woman who operated the towel check out. Concierge Getsemani was so courteous and helpful and Mario at the lobby bar was excellent."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Azul Ixtapa Grand All Inclusive Suites & Spa
Las Brisas Ixtapa
4 out of 5
Playa Vista Hermosa, Po Box 97, Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £82 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,900 reviews)

"Stay here every year. We love that every room faces the ocean. The private beach has the best service and no annoying sales people. Avoid booking during Mexican stat holidays as the hotel is a favourite and can be hard to get a beach umbrella and seating. This hotel is visited yearly by same Canadians ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar 2020

Las Brisas Ixtapa
Bungalows La Madera
3 out of 5
Eva Samano de Lopez Mateos 25 Col., La Madera, Zihuatanejo, GRO
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4.2/5Excellent! (52 reviews)

"We stayed in ocean view, and city view- loved both!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Bungalows La Madera
Hotel Villa Mexicana
3 out of 5
Playa La Ropa s/n, Zihuatanejo, GRO
The price is £53 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (480 reviews)

"It was just lovely, low key, very clean and such friendly staff! We enjoyed every second , beautiful beach front property! Only complaint was very hard beds,but we made the best of it, you can sleep when you're dead, right?? The place is a find !"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Hotel Villa Mexicana
Azul Ixtapa Beach Resort and Convention Center - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Paseo Punta Ixtapa Lote 2, Zona Hotelera, Ixtapa, GRO
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The price is £117 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (493 reviews)

"I have been coming to Ixtapa for over 20 years and was not aware this property was even here. We have always stayed south of the Marina on the hotel "strip". I was very pleased with this resort and I have been to many others so I feel qualified to give my opinion. Food quality at buffets can be challenging ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Azul Ixtapa Beach Resort and Convention Center - All Inclusive
Gamma de Fiesta Inn Plaza Ixtapa
3.5 out of 5
Av Paseo del Palmar, Paseo Agua de Correa Mz 1 Lt 1, Ixtapa, GRO
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4.1/5Very Good! (345 reviews)

"It is a very nice place ! We love it because it is very clean, quiet and close for walking to everything around Ixtapa. The staff are very friendly and very accommodating. Katy you are the best !!! She went over and above taking care of our room with all special art work and teaching us some Spanish!! ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Gamma de Fiesta Inn Plaza Ixtapa
Sunscape Dorado Pacifico Ixtapa Resort & Spa - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Paseo de Ixtapa S/N Lote 3-A, Zihuatanejo, Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £140 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (410 reviews)

"The staff was incredible; personable, accommodating, and caring. The hotel was extremely clean, on site restaurants were excellent (again, the service was high quality), and the location provided many opportunities. The events coordinator(s), Ramaro & Jesus were engaging and friendly. The head concierge, ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar 2020

Sunscape Dorado Pacifico Ixtapa Resort & Spa - All Inclusive
Hotel Las Salinas
2.5 out of 5
Calle Huitzilopochtli, Zihuatanejo, GRO
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £15 per night
3.9/5Good! (139 reviews)

"This was a great budget hotel. Fantastic value for the price. Super friendly owner and staff that help you out daily. If you looking for fancy and new this place isn’t for you. It’s a decent sleep at a nice price point."…"

Reviewed on 13 Dec 2019

Hotel Las Salinas
Qualton Club Ixtapa - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Carretera Escenica S/N Playa Linda, Ixtapa, GRO
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3.9/5Good! (237 reviews)
Budget All Inclusive

"Qualton Club Ixtapa is an older all inclusive hotel catering mostly to national tourists. The hotel grounds are clean and well maintained but dated. The food quality is pretty good for a low price all inclusive hotel. The beach is a darker sand beach but the water is warm and the waves are gentle, ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 May 2019

Qualton Club Ixtapa - All Inclusive
Hotel Emporio Ixtapa
3.5 out of 5
Boulevard Ixtapa S.n., Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £46 per night
3.9/5Good! (981 reviews)

"the only thing I don't like is that people reserve the chairs on swimming pool and beach without using them. it shouldn't be reservation. or first come first serve."…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar 2020

Hotel Emporio Ixtapa
Holiday Inn Resort Ixtapa All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Boulevard Ixtapa, Lote 2, Playa El Palmar Ixtapa, Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £118 per night
3.8/5Good! (533 reviews)

"Just a nice place to be. Staff very friendly clean great location."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Holiday Inn Resort Ixtapa All Inclusive
Park Royal Beach Ixtapa
3.5 out of 5
Blvd. Ixtapa, Lot 5-A Hotel Zone S / N, Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £164 per night
3.7/5Good! (329 reviews)

"The beach area needs improvement. The palapos need repair, or new ones would be better need repair"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Park Royal Beach Ixtapa
Tesoro Ixtapa All Inclusive
3 out of 5
Boulevard Ixtapa S/N Lote 5, Zona Hotelera I, Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £95 per night
3.5/5Good! (434 reviews)

"The fact that we have stayed at this hotel every year for over 15 years should tell you something. My only concern after this last visit is that the hotel is paying less attention to the English speaking visitors. The description of the food on the buffet frequently has no English translation. Announcements ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020

Tesoro Ixtapa All Inclusive
Krystal Ixtapa
3 out of 5
Boulevard Ixtapa S/N, Lote 4 y 4 A, Ixta Zihuatanejo, Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £58 per night
3.5/5Good! (966 reviews)
Great Stay!

"Check in was amazing -- we arrived early and were allowed to check in and received a free upgrade for a beautiful room with a view! Everyone was helpful and friendly. Such a great place to stay!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Krystal Ixtapa
Fontan Ixtapa Beach Resort - All Inclusive
3 out of 5
Blvd paseo De Ixtapa S/N, Ixtapa, GRO
The price is £110 per night
3.3/5 (498 reviews)

"This hotel is for Mexicans family. Not for Americans or others. You not going to relax a all. Kids jumping here and there. Not good. It you trying to relaxing. Good hotel but not coming back. Not for me and mi wife. Trip was 12/4/19 to 12/13/19"…"

Reviewed on 14 Dec 2019

Fontan Ixtapa Beach Resort - All Inclusive
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Where should we stay in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?

The relaxing destination of Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with the children. The cycling trails, snorkelling spots and beaches are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Take to the air and fly into Ixtapa, Guerrero (ZIH-Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan (LZC), which is located 50.3 mi (81 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo, you might want to consider one of the 57 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Families on holiday have good things to say about these places to stay:

Las Brisas Ixtapa: Offers 3 outdoor pools, a private beach and 4 restaurants. Guests like the central location at this 4-star resort.

Hotel Las Salinas – Features an outdoor pool, free parking and babysitting services. This 2.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its helpful staff.

Hotel Emporio Ixtapa – Offers a private beach, a children's pool and 2 restaurants. Guests like the overall comfort at this 3.5-star resort.

Fontan Ixtapa Beach Resort – Features 3 outdoor pools, a children's club and 4 restaurants. The clean rooms and central location make this 3-star resort popular with guests.

Azul Ixtapa Grand All Inclusive Suites & Spa – Offers 3 outdoor pools, a free children's club and 4 restaurants. Guests like the comfy beds and clean rooms at this 4-star resort.

When should we visit Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to plan when to pack up the children and head to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo.

  • Hottest months: June, August, July and September, with an average temperature of 33°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, March and December, with an average temperature of 22°F
  • Driest months: January, February, March and December, with an average rainfall of 0 inches
  • Rainiest months: June, September, August and July, with an average rainfall of 310.50 inches

What should we see and do in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?

Municipal Market, Archaeological Museum of the Great Coast and Magic World Aquapark are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities such as La Ropa Beach and Potosi Refuge.

Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo is also well-known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Snorkelling
  • Seafood
  • Surfing

Frequently asked questions

What's Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo like for family-friendly holidays?
The relaxing destination of Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo is a great choice if you’ve been considering a holiday with the children. The cycling trails, snorkelling spots and beaches are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Fly into Ixtapa, Guerrero (ZIH-Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan (LZC), which is located 50.3 mi (81 km) from the city centre.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?
Azul Ixtapa Beach Resort and Convention Center - All Inclusive is a top 3.5-star property on Expedia for families, and features 3 outdoor pools and a free children’s club. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Holiday Inn Resort Ixtapa All Inclusive and Fontan Ixtapa Beach Resort - All Inclusive.
What's the weather like in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?
The hottest months are usually June and August, with an average temperature of 29°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 27°C. Average annual rainfall for Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo is 1558 mm.
What's there to see and do with your family in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?
Marina Ixtapa, Archaeological Museum of the Great Coast and Magic World Aquapark are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities such as La Ropa Beach, La Madera Beach and Zihuatanejo Bay.

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