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Get an overview of this hotelBarefoot elegance on one of Mexico's premier beaches

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On gentle La Ropa beach

Surrounded by gardens of bougainvillea and hibiscus, this 46-room resort is set on tranquil La Ropa beach, just south of the village of Zihuatanejo. Ixtapa is a short drive.

Seaside massage hut

Guests can snorkel and ride horses, but many come just for the beach and the four lovely pools (one with an infinity edge); massages are available in a thatched-roof hut on the sand.

Rooms with Mexican art

Housed in two-story casitas, guestrooms are airy and attractive, with bright fabrics and Mexican artwork. All have wide furnished terraces with views of the gardens, lagoon, or ocean.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Viceroy Zihuatanejo has three swimming pools, with a swim-up bar and cushioned lounge chairs. Thatched palapas shade guests on the 600-foot sandy beach. Meandering pathways allow guests to wander extensive tropical gardens of coconut palms, bamboo, bougainvillea, and hibiscus.

The resort spa provides health and beauty treatments, including massage, sauna, and salon services. The hotel also has a gift shop and an art gallery. Fitness classes are available onsite, including yoga and tennis. Babysitting services are available for a fee.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout the hotel, including the bar, two restaurants, lobby, and poolside.

  • Poolside bar 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Total number of rooms - 46 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Business center 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

La Villa - Located next to the beach, the resort's main restaurant serves contemporary and traditional Mexican cuisine. Guests to dine alfresco on the terrace, cooled by ocean breezes, or under a fan-cooled palapa. Several nights each week, the restaurant offers a specialty menu. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

La Marea - Serving Mediterranean food with sustainably caught seafood and organic vegetables under a thatched roof palapa, next to the open kitchen, or outdoors on an open-air deck. Sample fare includes traditional Mediterranean dishes, house made pastas, shrimp, grilled fish and a variety of salads. The restaurant also serves lunch at private tables on the beach. This slightly more formal restaurant is Open for Bar service and dinner.

Coral Bar - Serving margaritas, martinis, tropical cocktails, a variety of light snacks and Playa La Ropa's only sushi in the late afternoon and evening. The bar, featuring one of Zihuatanejo's largest selection of Tequila and Mezcales, is under a palapa roof and has comfortable seating and table games. Open afternoons and evenings until late night.

Nearby Things to Do

The Viceroy Zihuatanejo has a 600-foot long beachfront, plus four pools, including a large infinity pool next to the beach and a 60-foot lap pool. It has two lighted tennis courts and an activity desk for arranging snorkeling, scuba diving, wind surfing, horseback riding, waterskiing, sailing, fishing, and other activities. An air-conditioned fitness center has universal workout stations, treadmills, stationary bikes, and free weights. The hotel's putting green allows guests to prepare for games at two nearby 18-hole golf courses.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

Guests traveling with a service animal must contact the property prior to arrival and pay a one-time fee. Contact information for the property office can be found on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Hotel Name

  • Viceroy Hotel Zihuatanejo
  • Viceroy Zihuatanejo
  • Zihuatanejo Viceroy
  • The Tides Hotel Zihuatanejo
  • The Tides Resort Zihuatanejo
  • The Tides Zihuatanejo Hotel Zihuatanejo
  • Tides Zihuatanejo
  • Villa Del Sol Zihuatanejo
  • Viceroy Zihuatanejo Hotel

We should mention

One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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