Place of Sun, Beach and Fun
Zihuatanejo is a classic fishing village that has retained its authentic charm, made famous as the tropical hideaway in the film classic “Shawshank Redemption “and “When A Man Loves A Woman”. Nestled in a secluded bay which is lined with pristine white sand beaches and set against a backdrop of lush rolling hills. The town offers all the sought-after vacation amenities without any high-rise developments.
Zihuatanejo Bay offers a safe-haven from storms and is a favorite with boaters of all types. Within the Bay are 5 main beaches: La Playa Principal also known as La Playa Municipal or La Playa del Puerto (located in front of the town itself), Playa La Madera (a 5 minute walk from town), Playa La Ropa (5 minutes from town by car or about a 25 minute walk), Playa Las Gatas (at the extreme southern end of the bay; accessible by water taxi from the pier or a footpath along the rocky coast from La Ropa, there is no road), and Playa Contramar (at the northwestern end of the Bay: accessible by boat or footpath). Not only does Zihuatanejo have some of the most beautiful Mexican beaches, but also has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world! There are many more beaches to explore, which are only a cab or bus ride away.
Zihuatanejo offers a wide variety of great restaurants ranging from gourmet dining in architectural wonders & tropical gardens to the traditional thatched roof family-operated eateries right on the beach. One of the things that you will definitely never forget about Zihuatanejo is its flavors.
Things to Do
There is something for everyone with a wide range of eateries and activities all with easy access in or around town by bus or taxi. Ranked in the top 10 for Sports Fishing, Zihuatanejo also boasts 2 world-class golf courses along with other activities including surfing, paddle boarding, scuba diving, kayaking, tennis, and much more. There is also a huge selection of shopping and a variety of night-life from local cantinas with live entertainment to discos. No matter what your pleasure you will find it here in Zihuatanejo
The temperature remains fairly steady year-round in Zihuatanejo, with winters averaging daily highs of 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 °C) and lows of 70 °F (21 °C), and summers slightly hotter, heating up to 91 °F (33 °C), while nights cool off to 74 °F (23 °C). During any month except July, Zihuatanejo can go through the entire month without any rain. September is usually the wettest month.
Casa Salida Del Sol offers everything you are looking for to make your dreams come true.