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Life's a Beach! **Early Booking Discount**

Bedrooms 1
Space 931 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

W E L C O M E!!!

Encompass yourself with the beauty and views that surround you from this 930 sq ft, 15th floor luxurious and private resort style residential condominium at BVG MARINA.


The large bedroom features a Custom King bed with Kingsize Sealy Posturepedic mattress outfitted with fine quality linens where you're sure to get a restful sleep. Wake up to the views of the golf course across the street and the Sierra Madre mountains from the luxury of your bed. The complimentary bedding colors of beige/chocolate/aqua flow into your adjacent ensuite bathroom where the sink countertop is wall to wall giving you ample space for all your toiletries, a large shower that has a tiled seat, upgraded rain shower head and shower caddy. All your required bedding linens and bathroom towels are provided for you.


• Keyless Entry so no keys to worry about

• In-suite Washer/Dryer

• Great flow-thru cross breeze with only this type of layout

• Large bedroom with Custom King bed, closet organizer, 4 drawer dresser and extra shelves

• Floor to above ceiling windows in bedroom

• 2 out 3 Patio Doors open either direction creating a larger living space

• Granite countertops in Kitchen

• Full size appliances in Kitchen

• Large Countertop in Bathroom

• Rain Showerhead and seat in shower

• Air Conditioning and 2 Ceiling Fans

• Best of Both Worlds....Mountains/Golf Course views in back, Ocean/Beach views in front


Your deep and very private patio features a large table with 4 chairs for outside dining and 2 loungers with custom cushions for your viewing pleasure of Ixtapa Bay, the beach and Pacific Ocean.


Should you decide to make a meal, the kitchen features a stainless steel 6 burner gas cooktop (with griddle) and oven, dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator/freezer, blender, toaster, electric kettle and coffee maker and sink. It’s also stocked with 6 person plate setting, glasses, cutlery, mixing/serving bowls, pots/pans and all necessary cooking utensils. The kitchen is perfectly designed for short or long term stays with full size appliances within reach of each other making meal preperations quick so you can enjoy more time relaxing.


Our luxury condo is located on the 15th floor in the South Tower and offers panoramic views of Playa del Palmar Beach, Ixtapa Bay, and the Pacific Ocean from the Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room, and of course, the large and very private deck. Our condo is tastefully decorated for your comfort and relaxation where the Dining Room boasts an onyx table and 4 rattan chairs. The living room has a large 37” Smart TV, DVD, Wifi, and iPod docking station for your enjoyment. The sofa converts into a queen bed for anyone travelling with children or an extra adult.

BVG Marina is a new 24/7 security gated residential condominium building and features a resort style infinity swimming pool overlooking the beach, an adults only pool, a separate children's pool, pool snack bar & restaurant, pool loungers, umbrellas and wireless internet, beach palapas, kids play area, lit tennis/paddle courts, spa, entertainment center with billiards and card tables, business meeting room, indoor movie theatre, and a business office with broadband internet and computers for your use.

While you're relaxing by the pool, walking on the beach, or dining out, you 'll want to take in one of those 'amazing' Ixtapa sunsets during your stay here.

BVG Marina is located on the quiet end of Ixtapa Beach across the street from the Marina and the Marina Ixtapa Golf Course. Golf Digest rated this course as one of Mexico's best courses. The Marina offers charter fishing excursions and has some of Ixtapa's finest shops and restaurants. The Marina restaurants are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Zihuatanejo is just 5.5 miles from Ixtapa. Taxis and public transportation are available within a few steps of BVG Marina. If you decide to visit Zihuatanejo, you'll find this quaint fishing town has the old-fashioned charm of traditional Mexican culture and offers tourists lots of shops, boutiques, art galleries, churches and fine dining.

The amount of activities in Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo are close to being endless. There's so much to do.

Whatever you enjoy doing, it's always nice to come back home to your condo where you're in your own private space to get some 'r & r' (rejuvination and relaxation) for your next funshine day in Ixtapa.

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More Details

Gail Skitsko
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2018

About Gail Skitsko

Hola! We are Harry and Gail and have travelled to many places in Mexico, before finding this little piece of paradise where we instantly fell in love with it on our first visit. The clean, uncrowded small town with the guaranteed beautiful weather, friendly people and most memorable experiences of the 'real mexico'. We are planning on many more memorable vacations spent here and wishing you the same. Adios Amigos!

Gail Skitsko purchased this condo in 2011

Why Gail Skitsko chose Ixtapa

We chose to buy this condo because of the outstanding views we get from it. Both the inside and outside of the building have lots to offer, not to mention Ixtapa itself. This is one very clean resort town and it's good to know that we feel safe and secure walking around downtown or on the beach. The people here are so friendly and very helpful with things, and the abundance of restaurants and activities is amazing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This was our second time to Ixtapa but only our first experience with not staying in an all inclusive.We were a bit apprehensive at first, but after spending 2 weeks in this condo, we both agreed that it was probably one of our best vacations ever.The unit itself is beautifully decorated & is equipped with everything you need. We loved having our morning coffee out on the patio watching the sunrise & never tired of the amazing view of the beach & ocean from the 15 floor.
Jan 2010
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Ixtapa Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 15
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 931 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Spacious bathroom with ample countertop space and large shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Sofa bed - 1 double
  • Spacious master bedroom with 4-drawer dresser and ample storage.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Staff
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

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Life's a Beach! **Early Booking Discount**
average rating of 4.935484 based on 32 reviews

Relaxing Couples Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for 10 days in December enjoying much needed sunshine and a beautiful resort like setting. The beach was terrific for walking and the restaurants and shopping close by in town. Dealing with our host, Gail, was easy, responsive and helpful. The unit is clean, comfortable and private with a gorgeous view down the beach. I will be back again.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen for your wonderful review. Yes, you are always guaranteed to get that much needed sunshine and the beach is perfect for your morning and/or afternoon walks. Downtown Ixtapa is a nice walk or short taxi ride from the building with its abundance of restaurants and upscale shopping to satisfy one's craving of both. Please know you are always welcome back in our condo on any of your future trips to Ixtapa.
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Victoria BC Canada

Fun in the ☀️

  • 5 of 5

Such a wonderful place to stay. The area is amazing!! Nothing but sun, and good food. Will be back ☀️

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear you've enjoyed yourselves! You can always count on it being just another beautiful sunny day in Paradise. Please keep us in mind for your stay when you return...Te veo luego mi amigo!
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  • 5 of 5

What a lovely spot to enjoy the blue skies and sunshine of Ixtapa! The condo was beautifully equipped and spotless, and the cross breeze was great (no need for A/C). We loved having coffee on the deck overlooking the beach every morning. The local transportation to all the surrounding areas was available just outside the gate, so no need for a vehicle. Gail was a pleasure to deal with from start to finish. We are looking forward to an opportunity to return soon!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Muchas Gracias Glenn for your great review. It was our pleasure having you both as guests staying in our condo in Ixtapa, where you can always count on blue skies and plenty of sunshine. Adios mi Amigo!
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Edmonton, AB, Canada

Gorgeous property

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to have new experiences

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is, without a doubt, one of the greatest places to have and enjoy new experiences.
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Can't get any better.

  • 5 of 5

Predictable, predictable, predictable. You can always count on a bright and hot sunny day. The unit served our wants and needs perfectly. No reason to use the A/C, as the cross flow breeze through the unit was wonderful. Very comfortable. Can't wait to return next year. M&M, V.I., BC

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi M&M. Yes, it certainly is predictable that you're going to have gorgeous weather every day. If you're looking for sunshine and hot weather all the time while on vacation, then Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo certainly has it. It's a great way to get that much needed sun that a lot of people lack in the winter time.
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San Dimas, CA

Wonderful accommodations in Ixtapa

  • 5 of 5

Gail was such a delight to work with from the moment we contacted her. Such easy and stress free booking. We enjoyed the condo for a week and had a wonderful time. When we walked into the condo, my husband said, "OH WOW, LOOK AT THAT VIEW" It sure was a million dollar view!! Why anyone would want to stay at a hotel is besides me!! The condo offers a great cross breeze in the unit by opening the bedroom window and slider in the living room, but we did use the AC at times, especially at night to sleep. The condo has everything you could possibly need and the king size bed is so comfy, we really enjoyed the comfort of the bed!! The pool is very nice and there were plenty of lounger beds. We stayed towards the end of the season, so I'm sure it can get quite busy here, but we just happen to come when it was slower. The restaurant on the premises is quite good and offered fair prices. We enjoyed breakfast here a few times and also ordered some snacks a few times when we were lounging at the pool. The long stretch of beach in front of the property is great for taking nice walks along the ocean. Unfortunately, we were not really able to make much use of going into the ocean because the waves were really rough. Most of the time the "black flag" was up, so that was the only disappointment for us.

The condo is located a fair walk into town should you decided to go out and enjoy various restaurants, but there is a commuter bus/van that runs frequently just outside the condo and for 7 pesos pp, it will drop you off in Ixtapa by all the larger hotels (Emporio, Tesoro, Krystal, etc) For 10 pesos pp, it will take you all the way into Zihuatanejo. We usually took the transportation into town for dinner and walked back to the condo after (usually enjoying an ice cream) We would highly recommend this condo for your Ixtapa vacation.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Muchas Gracias OnVacation for your wonderful review. We are so glad you loved the view and cross breeze that you get from the Condo. Yes, unfortunately the waves are quite big right in front of the condo, but when you take a little walk down the beach to where the hotels are, the waves are smaller making it easy for a lot of people to swim. The bus is a great alternative if you don't feel like walking into town. They run very frequently, so there's no waiting around that long for one to come. Please remember, you're always welcome to our condo on any future trips to Ixtapa you have….btw, walking back to condo with ice cream is an excellent idea!…we need to start doing that!
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Nearest Airport
18 Kilometres
Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport….ZIH
Nearest Barpub
Pool/building Bar
Nearest Restaurant
Pool/building restaurant
Nearest Beach
in front of building
Nearest Point of Interest
BVG Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Ixtapa Island
Nearest Point of Interest
Marina Ixtapa Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Campo de Golf Ixtapa
Nearest Point of Interest
Zihuatenjo Int'l Airport

Sunset Cruise, ATV Tours (Mountain or Beach Tours), Zip Line/Adventure Park

Complimentary Sunrises and Sunsets!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $30.04
Refundable damage deposit $343.08

~ 50% Deposit (NON refundable) required at time of booking to secure dates on calendar. Balance due 30 days prior to arrival. All payments are in U.S. Dollars. Pay Pal accepted with 3% added to rental.
~ REFUNDABLE damage deposit required at time of Final Payment.
~ CHRISTMAS BONUS….Book 10 nites, pay for 9

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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