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Romance Deluxe Ocean Front Suite
Room with view
730 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Cala de Mar Penthouse Master Suite
Room with view
980 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Family Adjoining Suites
Room with view
1348 square feet
2 King Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Cliffside Ocean Front Suite
Room with view
580 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
5-star luxury hotel near Ixtapa Island

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

With a stay at Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa in Ixtapa, you'll be on the boardwalk, within a 10-minute drive of El Palmar Beach and Marina Ixtapa Golf Club. This 5-star hotel is 9.2 mi (14.8 km) from La Ropa Beach and 8.1 mi (13 km) from Zihuatanejo Bay.

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 54 guestrooms, featuring private plunge pools and LCD televisions. Rooms have private lanais. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools and a 24-hour fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge) that operates within 19 kilometers.

Grab a bite at Seafood Market, one of the hotel's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to noon for a fee.

Featured amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Ixtapa? This hotel has 982 square feet (91 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a 24-hour fitness center, and complimentary bicycles. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 982 square feet (91 square meters) include conference space. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 19 kilometers and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours). Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in
  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Computer station
  • Conference space size (meters) - 91
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Total number of rooms - 54
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 7
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Couples/private dining
  • Private picnics
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Designer stores on site
  • Full-service spa
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built - 2008
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Spa services on site
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (feet) - 982
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa offers 54 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature private plunge pools and safes. Rooms open to lanais. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Lanai
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private bathroom
  • Champagne service
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Satellite TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Private plunge pool
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Premium bedding
  • Shower only

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and noon.

Las Rocas - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Seafood Market - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Amares - Overlooking the ocean, this fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a 24-hour fitness center and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Capricho Spa has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 5
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 8:00 AM

Check-in time ends at 6:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 98.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 60 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 15 lbs)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

One child stays free

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is not available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Debit cards

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: 10 percent of room rate

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Parking
  • Lending library access
  • Housekeeping

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 30 for adults and USD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 180 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Pet fee: USD 60 per pet, per night
  • Air conditioning is available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 98.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Capella Ixtapa
  • Capella Ixtapa Resort
  • Capella Resort
  • Capella Resort Ixtapa
  • Ixtapa Capella
  • Ixtapa Resort
  • Resort Ixtapa
  • Capella Ixtapa Hotel Ixtapa
  • Capella Ixtapa Hotel Zihuatanejo
  • Capella Ixtapa Zihuatanejo
  • Cala Mar Resort Ixtapa
  • Cala Mar Resort
  • Cala Mar Ixtapa
  • Cala Mar & Spa Ixtapa Ixtapa
  • Cala de Mar Resort Spa Ixtapa
  • Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa Hotel
  • Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa Ixtapa
  • Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa Hotel Ixtapa

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

Awards & Affiliations

Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa is listed in the 2020 Travel + Leisure 500.

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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