Marea Beachfront Villas Frequently asked questions

Below are some commonly asked questions. Please contact us if you don’t find an answer.

Is it safe to travel to Marea?

Marea is a gated resort and we have never had a safety issue. Zihuatanejo is a small resort town with a small town feel. We feel extremely safe but encourage you to read reviews on third party sites. I’ve never seen a person report being in a dangerous situation.

Is Marea on the beach?

Yes, Marea is located directly on Playa Blanca, a pristine 10-mile beach that has no crowds.

How far is the property from the airport?

The airport is 3 miles or a 10-minute ride from Marea.

Is there an international airport in Zihuatanejo?

Yes, Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH) has direct flights from US, Canada and Mexico.

Is there a restaurant onsite?

Yes, Marea’s restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner along with full bar. Find more information here.

Are there other restaurants nearby?

Playa Blanca has a handful of restaurants along the beach. A 20-minute drive into El Centro are many wonderful chef owned restaurants.

Do the villas have kitchens?

All Villas have a full kitchen except studio villas have kitchenettes.

Is there a spa at Marea?

Marea has in room spa services such as massages, manicures and pedicures.

What activities are there to do in Zihuatanejo?

Zih is a beach town with fantastic deep sea fishing, ruins, sail boats and many of the beach town activities you would expect. The charm of Zih is the authentic feel and living like a local.

Do we need to bring cash?

Most places in town take credit cards but we advise guests to bring a debit card and use an ATM to get pesos. ATMs give the best exchange rate and are really easy.

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