Beautifully terraced along a steep hillside offering breathtaking views, you'll savor every second of peace and quite throughout your stay at this coastal resort. Best of all, it's a brief taxi ride or brisk walk to the beaches and colorful streets of Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo. Mexico is known for its majestic scenery, delicious cuisine, cultural arts, and abundant recreation, and this laid-back fishing village is no exception. There are tropical forests to explore, waters to snorkel, and waves to surf, all a short walk, drive, or taxi ride away.
WorldMark Zihuatanejo near Downtown
A city made famous by the film The Shawshank Redemption
, Zihuatanejo maintains its laid-back charm to this day. For a true slice of the spirit of the city, stroll down the seaside Paseo del Pescador (Fisherman's Walk). Here you'll find friendly vendors selling handmade arts and crafts, one-of-a-kind boutiques, and authentic Mexican seafood restaurants. For adventures on or in the water, simply follow the coast to the myriad of gorgeous white-sand beaches, or "playas". Some of the most cherished include Principal, La Ropa, Las Gatas, and Contramar Beach, right next to the resort. If you have a rental car, be sure to make the drive to the fishing hamlet of La Barra de Potosi, the open-air market of ranch town Petatlan, and the thriving modern attractions of Ixtapa.
Nearby WorldMark Zihuatanejo Attractions
- Contramar Beach - less than 1 mile
- Fisherman's Walk - 1.7 miles
- Principal Beach - 1.8 miles
- Archaeological Museum of the Great Coast - 1.9 miles
- La Ropa Beach - 3.5 miles
- Las Gatas Beach - 4.8 miles
- Delfiniti - 6 miles
- Magic World Aquatic Park - 6 miles
- La Barra de Potosi - 16.3 miles
- Petatlan - 23.5 miles
- Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo International Airport - 14.6 KM or 26 Miles
Driving Directions to WorldMark Zihuatanejo, Guerrero
From Ixtapa / Zihuatanejo International Airport, take a left on Carretera Aeropuerto. Follow until it merges with Acapulco - Zihuatanejo / Mexico 200. Turn left on Av Jose Maria Morelosy Pavon, and continue onto Paseo de Las Salinas. Then turn right on Paseo del Cantil. Take a left onto Paseo de La Mantarraya / Paseo del Cantil. Turn right on Contramar. Take a sharp left toward Paseo del Morro, and turn right onto it. The resort will be on your left.