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5-Star Luxury Condo. Stunning 16th Flr Views. Free Wi-Fi, Phone to USA & Canada

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Last updated: 04/16/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Exquisitely appointed 2 bdrm unit on 16th floor of the newest, most upscale resort on Ixtapa's best beach. Our unit is very spacious with comfortable high-end furnishings, flat screen TV's with cable and blu-ray players in family room and both bedrooms, unequaled view of the entire beach from balcony, free phone calls to US and Canada and your own wireless internet. Master bedroom has king-size bed with pillow-top mattress and private bath with large tiled shower with rain-shower head and walk-in closet with hotel room type safe. Both bedrooms have balcony over-looking golf course, marina and mountains. 2nd bedroom has two queen beds, both of which also have very comfortable pillow-top mattresses. All rooms offer ceiling fans. Unit has 2-zone air-conditioning, although it's rarely needed as there is amazing ocean breeze that sweeps through entire unit. Since there are no adjacent hotels with loud noise we leave all sliding doors open at night and hear only the waves crashing and enjoy the ocean air. Smell only the ocean, no smell from outboard motors at this end of beach.
Dining room, which adjoins family room and kitchen, seats 6. Kitchen is well stocked with everything you'll need and features dishwasher, gas range, oven and stainless steel appliances. We provide toaster, blender, coffee-maker and all necessary utensils. If desired, our local management company can provide personal chef. Washer/dryer in unit. Balcony furnished with chaise lounge, 2 comfortable sitting chairs and table for 4. We also provide lightweight beach chairs you can bring down to ocean's edge to watch sunset with your feet in the water.
The front door has a keyless touch-pad entry system so no worry about finding, losing or not having enough keys.
This complex offers a first class resort-style vacation experience. There is 24 hour security at front entrance and at beach and a 24 hour lobby attendant. The gym is large, free to guests and includes multiple top of the line exercise machines, free weights and separate room for floor exercises. Available machines include treadmills, recumbent and upright bikes, elliptical trainers and weight machines. The gym faces the ocean and has large floor-to-ceiling windows. Additionally there is on-site spa with steam and sauna and massage services available. On the ground level there is a large, welcoming child's play room overflowing with toys and games. There is lighted tennis and paddle-ball courts on site and ample parking (although a car is not necessary in Ixtapa). Adjacent to the on-site administrative office is a business center and a large theater area.
The pool area is exceptional. There is ample sun-drenched or shaded seating and a giant 70m infinity pool overlooking the sand, where you'll likely spend many hours perched on the edge watching the waves. Additionally, there is a large child's wading pool, a separate adult-only pool and 2 large jacuzzi's. Because the pools themselves are never shaded, the water is luxuriously warm. Seating is either pool-side or under the palapas on the sand. The building's wireless internet reaches both areas. In either area, there is drink and snack service available from the pool-side snack bar. Their food is surprisingly good and very affordable.
Our local management company will greet you, orient you to the facilities and to the unit itself. They have 2 on-site employees and a well-staffed office right in town. They are readily available by phone or email, or front-desk personnel at complex can contact them for you. They are attentive and typically able to resolve the rare issue very promptly. Of course, we also remain available by email.
Playa palmar is a beautiful 1.75 mile stretch of clean, soft sand. Some areas of the beach offer very gentle surf great for children and other areas of the beach have more significant waves for boogie-boarders and body surfers. Jet-skis, para-sailing and banana boat rides are available.
The town of Ixtapa is compact and offers multiple restaurants from very affordable to elegant, high-end dining experiences. One of Ixtapa's best breakfast places is the Marina golf course restaurant across the street. Very affordable and open to all. There are ATM's, a small craft market, gelato shops, pharmacies, coffee bar, and several small convenience stores. A large fully stocked supermarket is 15 min away in Zihuat.
You will find the people to be warm, welcoming, easy-going and eager to please. Please check our calendar for availability.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 16
  • 1800 sq. ft.
  • Details:

    Elevator : rapid service because only 2 units/floor and there are 2 elevators...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    No special bathroom accomodations for disabled....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

    comfortable pillow-top mattresses...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    comfortable pillow top mattress...moreless

  • Master with en suite bathroom and master closet with hotel-room type safe...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    In all rooms...moreless

  • Stereo:

    ipod dock also works via bluetooth for other music players...moreless

  • Television:

    3 flat screens. All with cable and blu-ray DVD players...moreless

  • Toys:

    building has very well stocked playroom for young children...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Limited...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Ixtapa is an easy 10 min walk down the main boulevard...moreless

  • Golf Course View:

    Both bedrooms have balcony which overlooks one of Ixtapa's 2 first class courses (the Marina course) which is across the street ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Mountains behind the golf course are visible from both bedrooms...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    We are on 16th floor with view of entire beach...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    BVG Marina is on playa palmar, ixtapa's most popular beach...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    2-zone. We rarely use because we get great ocean breeze with sliding doors open at front and back of unit...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    In unit...moreless

  • Elevator:

    rapid service because only 2 units/floor and there are 2 elevators...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    In building. Free. Multiple new, high-end machines and free weights. Gym faces ocean with large glass windows. Spa services also available. See photos...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    our unit has its own hi-speed wireless and building also has wireless available in all common areas. Wireless signal reaches pool and palapas on beach...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    2 couches, each seat 3-4 people, coffee table, sitting chair, 42' flat screen Tv with cable and blu-ray DVD player...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample, free above-ground parking (car not needed in ixtapa/Zihuat)...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free calls to US and Canada. Cost of calls elsewhere will be subtracted from security deposit ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In unit...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Gas range, stainless appliances...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    limited....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    chaise lounge, 2 comfortable sitting armchairs, table with seating for 4, umbrella...moreless

  • Boat:

    Multiple boating options avail in Zihuat...moreless

  • Golf:

    One course across the street, 2nd course 2 miles away...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Eco-kayaking through salt marshes avail in Zihuat...moreless

  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Jet-skies, para-sailing, banana boat rides available on beach...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    see photos and description above. Outstanding! Giant infinity pool overlooking beach, large adult pool, large wading pool for children, 2 jacuzzis...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Two, one attached to adult pool and one attached to main pool...moreless

  • Sauna
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High season
Jan 4 - Apr 30, 2015
7 night min stay
$250
Low season
May 1 - Nov 14, 2015
5 night min stay
$150
Shoulder season
Nov 15 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay
$200
Xmas/New Years
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay
$375

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  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Discounts available for extended stays. Up to 6 guests, no more than 4 adults


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Last updated: 04/16/2015
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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
ixtapa/zihuatanejo international airport
Ixtapa
Nearest Golf
ixtapa marina golf course
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
numerous
Ixtapa
Nearest Beach
playa palmar

Car: Not Necessary

We are on the quiet end (no nightly hotel show noise) of beautiful playa palmar beach. Lack of hotel noise allows us to open all windows at night and sleep with cool ocean breezes. At our end of the beach we hear the waves, not the partiers. We smell the ocean, not outboard motors. The sand is soft and smooth and clean. The beach offers parasailing, jet-skiing, banana boating or a more peaceful area. The Marina golf course(voted one of best in Mexico) is across the street and Ixtapa's other course is 2 miles down the road. The Marina's restaurants are 5 min walk away and the village with numerous restaurants and shops is 10 min walk down the main boulevard. The fishing village of Zihuatanejo is 15 min $7 cab-ride or $0.75 bus ride away. Ixtapa is family and adult-friendly, no spring-breakers here. Starting right in front of our complex is the paved ciclopista, a 10 km bike/walking path through an ecological reserve to playa linda. We like to walk the ciclopista in the morning, then have breakfast at one of Playa Linda's many small restaurants right on the sand. We then take either a 75 cent bus ride or cab ride back to Ixtapa. Biking, snorkeling, scuba-diving, eco-friendly kayaking through beautiful mangrove-rich salt marshes, deep-sea fishing, golfing, para-sailing, jet-skiing, Ixtapa/Zihuat has it all. Although we feel perfectly safe here (we have been coming with our children for 8 years) our complex is gated with 24 hr security at front gate and the beach. We think you'll love it as we do. Not least of all, the people are warm, welcoming and friendly.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: Married 25 years. Prior owners of other vacation units in Ixtapa and elsewhere.

Why Ixtapa:
In the winter, we crave perfect, warm, dry weather and thus love Ixtapa. This unit is in the newest, most upscale complex on the best beach in Ixtapa and the amenities are 5-star. We have been coming as a family since our children were young; we owned elsewhere on this beach and jumped at the chance to own one of the nicest units in the nicest complex available.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Our goal is to share our 2nd home with you and have you come to love Ixtapa as we do. We have gone to every length to meet all vacation needs and are always open to feedback so as to further improve the experience.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • another view of main living area

    another view of main living area

  • view from our balcony

    view from our balcony

  • the 70m infinity pool has wading and swimming areas

    the 70m infinity pool has wading and swimming areas

  • cushioned balcony furniture

    cushioned balcony furniture

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • both bathrooms have marble countertops, vessel sinks glass-enclosed showers

    both bathrooms have marble countertops, vessel sinks glass-enclosed showers

  • 2 large sliding glass doors facing ocean

    2 large sliding glass doors facing ocean

  • BVG Marina from entrance

    BVG Marina from entrance

  • view from beach with pool at edge of sand and palapas

    view from beach with pool at edge of sand and palapas

  • 24 hr security gate at front entrance

    24 hr security gate at front entrance

  • Spa facilities

    Spa facilities

  • Lobby with 24 hour attendant

    Lobby with 24 hour attendant

  • view from dining area

    view from dining area

  • 70m infinity pool on edge of sand

    70m infinity pool on edge of sand

  • view from dining table

    view from dining table

  • Listen to ocean as you eat, play games, scan internet on the well-lit balcony

    Listen to ocean as you eat, play games, scan internet on the well-lit balcony

  • guest bedroom with 2 queen beds with pillow-top mattresses

    guest bedroom with 2 queen beds with pillow-top mattresses

  • kitchen w/granite counter-tops and stainless appliances

    kitchen w/granite counter-tops and stainless appliances

  • view of golf course and mountains from bedroom balconies

    view of golf course and mountains from bedroom balconies

  • lighted tennis/paddle-ball courts

    lighted tennis/paddle-ball courts

  • child's playroom

    child's playroom

  • Spa reception

    Spa reception

  • gym. All machines facing large windows toward ocean

    gym. All machines facing large windows toward ocean

  • Newly remodeled snackbar. Great menu for breakfast and lunch. Well priced.

    Newly remodeled snackbar. Great menu for breakfast and lunch. Well priced.

VRBO #471881

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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