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Playa Viva

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Reviewed 26 February 2016

Nestled on a long, otherwise undeveloped stretch of beach, Playa Viva provides a complete break from life's ordinary cares in a beautiful, rustic setting. The entire length of the resort is just steps from the ocean, the sound of which accompanies you day and night....More

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Reviewed 22 February 2016

This is our fifth time to Playa Viva, and it's as perfect as ever. Fascinating guests to get to know, perfectly healthy food in great abundance, yoga and massage each day, and long walks along the beach. We are staying in the new tree house...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2016

I went to Playa Viva for a Reology retreat. The staff, the facility, and the environment are the best I have experienced anywhere in the world, and I have been to a lot of places. If you are looking for Club Med this is not...More

1  Thank Lars_Strong
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Playa Viva was a fantastic place to stay. It doesn't have the rowdy atmosphere you might expect in Cancun or Acapulco. Instead, it satisfies your mind with relaxation, magical views, and amazingly fresh and delicious food. And you get to release baby turtles! Will hopefully...More

1  Thank maverick7919
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Amazing everything! Nature: sun, ocean, beach, baby turtles, horses! Genuine and happy people! Best food and drinks (ah, basil margarita!) We just came back after a week long vacation, posted so many pictures and videos on FB, just wanted to share this awesome experience with...More

1  Thank Loreta_Sigitas
Response from leventhald, Owner at Playa VivaResponded 26 January 2016

Thanks for the wonderful review. The entire team appreciates your taking time to post your comments. Please post your photos with the hashtag #myplayaviva and enter into our photo contest for Season 7.

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Andrew T
12 December 2016|
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Response from leventhald | Property representative |
You fly into ZIH - Zihuatanejo Ixtapa International Airport. Then to get to Playa Viva you take an airport taxi. If you book a room at Playa Viva for 3 or more nights, airport ground transport, to and from hotel is included... More
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Sheva C
11 December 2016|
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Response from leventhald | Property representative |
You fly into ZIH - Zihuatanejo Ixtapa International Airport. Then to get to Playa Viva you take an airport taxi. If you book a room at Playa Viva for 3 or more nights, airport ground transport, to and from hotel is included... More
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5 July 2015|
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Response from PAUL M | Reviewed this property |
Bar service officially starts around 5pm. You can get a beer anytime or even pour yourself a drink on the honor system anytime. I don't think they offer any activities in the evening- other than sunsets, and quiet personal... More
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