Vacation rentals in Zihuatanejo

Vacation rentals in Zihuatanejo

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Pool
Internet
Pets allowed
4.0
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Popular Vacation Rentals in Zihuatanejo

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$2,644
per night
Vacation rental for 12 people, with jacuzzi and pool
12 pers.6 bedrooms3.7mi to the beach
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$28
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with pool and garden
2 pers.1 bedroom323ft²2.5mi to the beach
5.0
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$152
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with ocean view and garden as well as pool
2 pers.1 bedroom1,119ft²3.8mi to the beach
5.0
(8 reviews)
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$131
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with ocean view, child-friendly
2 pers.1 bedroom4mi to the beach
5.0
(4 reviews)
from
$118
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with pool
4 pers.2 bedrooms4mi to the beach
from
$15
per night
Vacation apartment for 2 people, with terrace
2 pers.1 bedroom2.5mi to the beach
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$50
per night
Vacation rental for 5 people, with pets
5 pers.2 bedrooms560ft²2.7mi to the beach
4.1
(4 reviews)
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$41
per night
Apartmenthotel for 6 people, with balcony and view, child-friendly
6 pers.1 bedroom3mi to the beach
4.2
(4 reviews)
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$27
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with garden, child-friendly
4 pers.1 bedroom258ft²3.3mi to the beach
4.2
(5 reviews)
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Pet-friendly Vacation Rentals

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$244
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with garden
4 pers.2 bedrooms1,894ft²3.5mi to the beach
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$634
per night
Vacation rental for 12 people, with jacuzzi and pool as well as balcony, child-friendly
12 pers.4 bedrooms3mi to the beach
5.0
(2 reviews)
from
$25
per night
Vacation rental for 12 people, with pets
12 pers.5 bedrooms2.9mi to the beach
3.8
(2 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Pool

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$97
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with pool
2 pers.1 bedroom990ft²3.9mi to the beach
2.6
from
$1,145
per night
Vacation rental for 8 people, with pool
8 pers.1 bedroom2.9mi to the beach
from
$261
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with pool and jacuzzi
6 pers.2 bedrooms3,229ft²3.9mi to the beach
5.0
(4 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Internet

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$439
per night
Vacation rental for 12 people, with ocean view and balcony as well as pool
12 pers.4 bedrooms3.7mi to the beach
5.0
(3 reviews)
from
$146
per night
Vacation rental for 3 people, with pool and ocean view as well as balcony
3 pers.1 bedroom743ft²3mi to the beach
5.0
(10 reviews)
from
$141
per night
Hotel for 2 people, with garden and ocean view as well as pool
2 pers.743ft²3.8mi to the beach
5.0
(20 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Air Conditioning

from
$62
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with pool and balcony
2 pers.1 bedroom700ft²3.9mi to the beach
4.8
(5 reviews)
from
$188
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with ocean view and balcony as well as pool
6 pers.2 bedrooms3.7mi to the beach
4.7
(20 reviews)
from
$248
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with pool
2 pers.1 bedroom1,561ft²3.5mi to the beach
4.7
(4 reviews)
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Highlights Zihuatanejo

  • Ancient ruins
  • Biking
  • Walkable village
  • Beaches
  • Diving
  • Whale watching tours

Most popular in Zihuatanejo

Pool 83
Internet 116
Pets allowed 17
Balcony/Terrace 60
TV 89
Air conditioning 106

Prices and availability

Prices

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$318
Average price per week

Availabilities

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82 %
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Zihuatanejo

A quiet coastal village

Nestled along the Pacific Coast in the state of Guerrero in Mexico, Zihuatanejo is a quaint old fishing village in a peaceful bay. The contrast of Zihuatanejo’s tranquil atmosphere is particularly apparent as it neighbors the popular and busy resort of Ixtapa. Zihuatanejo offers a simple and wholesome cultural experience to its visitors, untouched by modern commercialism. Here you can explore the town's rich history and culture, charming seaside cafés, and pristine beaches. It’s the perfect destination for couples and travelers seeking a laid-back getaway in a colorful, charming setting.

An idyllic vacation rental on the coast

Bask in the tranquility of a vacation rental in Zihuatanejo. This Pacific Coast destination is home to an abundance of rentals for all types of travelers. Choose from oversized beach rentals, to cozy Bohemian accommodations, to rentals with traditional Mexican-inspired decor. Opt for a rental with a private pool to cool off from the tropical heat. Many rentals come with a private garden so that you can fall asleep to the sounds of nature and awake to the gentle chirping of birds. The majority of rentals in Zihuatanejo are open-plan designs with plenty of natural light and tasteful, tropical-inspired decor. Pet-friendly rentals are available for people traveling with pets.

Vacations in Zihuatanejo

The area and getting around

Arriving in Zihuatanejo

Zihuatanejo is served by Ixtapa-Zihuantanejo International Airport, which is just 8 miles away from downtown Zihuatanejo. You can either take a public bus or a taxi from the airport to Zihuatanejo. Private shuttles are also available for larger groups but need to be booked in advance.

Getting around Zihuatanejo

Zihuatanejo is a small village with most of its sites, attractions, restaurants, and beaches all within a short distance of each other. If you enjoy walking, then you will have no trouble getting around on foot during your time here. Renting bikes is also a great option for getting around. It’s easy to walk or bike from the center of the town to the beaches and to the many restaurants.

Travelers and activities

Zihuatanejo for couples

Enjoy a romantic vacation in this alluring and peaceful fishing village with your significant other. Stroll along the Paseo del Pescador, a paved pathway that follows the shoreline in downtown Zihuatanejo This path is buzzing with activity and leads directly to the main square which is full of live music, dancing, street food, and more. For a fantastic date night restaurant, dine at Angustina Mezcal & Cocina for authentic Mexican dishes and an ambient atmosphere.

Zihuatanejo for adventurous travelers

Zihuatanejo offers several adventurous activities for travelers wanting a more active experience. Zihuatanejo is a well-known diving spot, perfect for beginners looking to gain their certificates as well as seasoned divers seeking a thrill. A variety of diving companies in the village can arrange diving tours where you’ll get to see dolphins, manta rays, turtles, tropical fish, seahorses, and more. Adventurous travelers may also want to explore the five miles of biking trails by the rocky hillsides of Guerrero right outside of Zihuatanejo. You can spend several hours cycling this area. Bike rentals are available at several companies in the town.

„The best time to visit Zihuatanejo is during the dry season, from November through May.“

Top 5 travel tips in Zihuatanejo

1. Swim at La Ropa Beach

La Ropa Beach is the number one beach in Zihuatanejo for its clean, clear waters and excellent offerings. Spend an entire day here just soaking up the beautiful surroundings. The idyllic, turquoise cove is great for swimming thanks to its small, calm waves. There are several restaurants along the beach which offer great foot and cocktails. You can even get a massage while you’re lounging on the beach for a reasonable price!

2. Enjoy a day at Playa Larga Zihuatenejo

This spectacular beach is one of the most beautiful in the region with its wide, pale-yellow sandy shores and palm-fringed coastline. The waves here are often too strong for swimming, but you can enjoy a day here walking along the beach, catching some rays, or spotting some whales or dolphins offshore. There are several restaurants here where you can dine and grab a drink as well.

3. Visit the ancient ruins at Xihuacan

A visit to the 3000-year-old Xihuacan ruins is a must while in Zihuatenejo. The archaelogical site does not belong to just one of Mexico’s many indigenous cultures, but was used as a ceremonial center for many tribes. Spend a few hours walking around the site, which is home to a 45-foot-high pyramid, a ball court, a museum, and more.

4. Do a whale watching tour

The Pacific Coast region of Mexico is renowned for its humpback whale sightings. During the colder months, the whales migrate south from Northern areas, to the warm waters of Mexico. Because of its ideal location right in the migration path, Zihuatanejo is home to an abundance of humpback whales during the winter months. Several boat tour operators in Zihuatanejo do humpback whale sighting tours. Try to opt for one with a professional English-speaking guide onboard.

5. Take a boat to Ixtapa Island

A quick water taxi ride can take you to Ixtapa Island, which is just off the coast of Ixtapa. This is one of the top things to do in Zihuatanejo, and the island makes a fantastic day trip outing. Visit all three beaches on the island, go snorkeling and discover brightly colored coral reefs, and walk along the long palm-fringed shoreline.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Zihuatanejo

On average, how much do vacation rentals in Zihuatanejo cost?

The corona crisis strongly impacted travel in 2020. Last year, rentals in Zihuatanejo had an annual average cost of around $337.16 per night.

Which months allow you to save the most on vacation rentals?

]If you would like to get the most out of your money, the cheapest months to visit Zihuatanejo are November ($202.55 the average per night for accommodation), December ($206.66), and October ($278.52).

When does the price of vacation rentals in Zihuatanejo go up the most?

In 2020, the month that showed the highest annual average prices in Zihuatanejo was March, with an average price of $428.12 per night. This was followed by September, with an average of $399.47, and May, with $398.86.

Is Zihuatanejo a good location for a last-minute getaway?

When visiting Zihuatanejo, we recommend you to think ahead as 48% of rentals are usually booked, according to the data in 2020.

What time of the year can I find more free vacation rentals?

The months that offer the most accommodation options are, on average, October (with an availability of 73.2%), June (72.75%), and July (70.5%), according to the trends observed in 2020.

Which months is it more difficult to find available vacation rentals?

The month with the highest average booked rental figures is May (only 2.2% of properties were available on average in 2020). Followed by February (15.4%), and January (18.5%).

How many rentals are there in Zihuatanejo?

We have grouped together the offers from 3 different providers in Zihuatanejo, so we can offer you around 350 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing!

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