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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"My boyfriend and I recently traveled to Ixtapa for some much-needed R&R, and this unit offered everything we could ever possibly dream of! The ceiling-to-floor glass sliding doors provide breathtaking views of the ocean and, when open, create an entire wall of open air in the living room. In addition, the end-to-end balcony gave us an opportunity to enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning and a cocktail at sunset in the evening, while enjoying the romantic vista. If we return to Ixtapa, we would absolutely stay in this unit again, if only for the sliding glass doors and large balcony! Most nights, we slept with the sliding door in our bedroom open and fell asleep to the sound of the ocean waves crashing on the shore. The unit is well-stocked with plenty of towels, sheets and kitchen dinnerware for large groups. Everything seemed relatively new or gently used and was in excellent condition. There is a secure door-code entry system and an in-unit safe for valuables. Although we hardly used the washer and dryer, it was certainly a bonus to have the brand new appliances available. The beach is also very easily accessible from this unit – just take the elevator downstairs and walk through the pool area out to the beach. Its location is very convenient for quick, mid-day trips back to the unit to grab a book or eat lunch before returning to the pool/beach.
Amara is an outstanding complex with well-maintained, lush landscaping, two beautiful swimming pools, a Tiki hut bar and beachfront access. It also has a fitness center which we frequented most mornings. The 24-hour gated security offers a level of comfort to those not familiar with the area; we never felt unsafe during our stay at Amara. Ixtapa has myriad local, authentic Mexican restaurants that are all very affordable and offer a variety of cuisine, and they’re all within walking distance to Amara (or, you can take a short taxi ride to Zihuatanejo for additional dining options). Our personal favorite was El Faro, located at the top of a cliff overlooking the beach at Amara with spectacular views while dining outdoors. If you are considering a trip to Ixtapa/Zihautanejo, you will not be disappointed with this vacation rental!"
Guest: Mary C.Date of Stay: November 2014Review Submitted: February 16, 2015
Just wanted to shout out to you what a wonderful time we all had this past week. Your condo is absolutely wonderful, clean, effecient and was so accommodating to us 7 women who have vacationed together for 40 + years! We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Ixtapa and hated to leave. In fact, it was even hard to get outside with such nice accommodations! Even the balcony was amazing with the HUGE wide glass doors that open entirely and plexy glass view of the environment. Very, very comfortable.
I also want to give Claudia a 5 Star. She explained everything we needed to know, answered all our questions and met us upon arrival and at our departure. Believe me, she is a GREAT asset to you and Amara.
Very effecient and such a friendly gal. She's certainly a keeper!
The location was perfect, close to all the shops, eating establishments, walking distance to the Marina (more good food) and all the Massage Spa's on the beach, not to mention how fantastic THEY were for an hour at $20.00 US.
I would highly recommend your unit to anyone that inquires or is in need of a rental.
We hope to be back!"
Guest: Colleen H.Date of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: February 20, 2015
"Home away from home, We really felt like family . The place is just so comfortable from the very beginning. We did not have to waste any time getting comfortable. As soon as you step through the gate you see the beautiful vegetation and the beach. Our room was very clean and large with air conditioning. The Owners Chris and Warren very hard workers and yet they took time often out of their day to make sure we were enjoying our stay. We were even invited to join them at some of their favorite restaurant's, What a treat! some of the best food we have had on any trip. They do have pets which we really enjoy. (Duke and Kitties). Nice walks on the beach."
Guest: BrendaDate of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: October 28, 2014
"Everything about this place is first class without being snobby. Residents and staff are super friendly. It is quite new, thus in clean and perfectly operable. The pools are perfect - though we spent many hours on the beach, where shade and chairs are welcomed on the warm afternoons. We loved every part of our week - and we are certainly hoping to return in the future."
Guest: PatrickDate of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: April 6, 2015