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Get an overview of this hotel 5-star luxury hotel near Ixtapa Island

Popular highlights

Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Located in Ixtapa, Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa is within a 15-minute drive of La Ropa Beach and El Palmar Beach.

This 5-star hotel is 8.1 mi (13 km) from Zihuatanejo Bay and 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from La Madera Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 54 air-conditioned rooms 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. After dipping into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools, you can spend some time at the private beach. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

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 8 AM to noon for a fee.

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, a computer station, and express check-in. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Ixtapa hotel has its very own private beach. Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center. 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.

This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and a library. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite valet parking is complimentary.

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

  • Express check-in 
  • Library 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Elevator 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built - 2008 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Private beach nearby 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Computer station 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Reception hall 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 54 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking

Room Amenities

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

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 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 sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

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 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 and a spa tub.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub 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 at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Guests are required to contact the property to make check-in arrangements. Contact information is provided on the confirmation page received after booking.

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.

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

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

Only service animals are allowed

24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: 10 percent of room rate
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 Name

  • 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

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa is listed in the 2018 Travel + Leisure 500.
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