About this listing
Located at The Palma Real Golf Club, just half mile from main boulevard, where hotels and restaurants are located, in a luxury residence with a great kiosk and pool area. Ideal for triathlon and road bike training with superb breakfast, includes two double beds and supply of beers.
Golden Paradise at the Pacific Ocean
A beautiful residence located in Ixtapa, at the famous Palma Real Golf Club, this 2,750 square foot residence has been designed so that the suites have direct access from the outside (garden or street), providing complete privacy for our guests. A large and cozy living room with access to a private pool makes our residence a dream for families and couples alike. The main garden has large privacy hedges that keep the residence completely secluded. The interior is decorated in a Californian style, combining natural free-flowing styles and traditional Mexican materials. All the suites have a private bath, with two double beds each. Each suite sleeps up to four persons in two double beds. It includes ceiling fan to be used when the weather is not warm (generally from October to May), and air conditioning with a very quiet mini split unit. The hot water is provided thru an electrical heater in every suite.
The residence has a fully equipped kitchen, Talavera counter top, including microwave, toaster, coffee maker, stove and oven, 2 compartment sink. Linen and towels are initially provided. Pets- Not allowed. Smoking- Not allowed. Suites may have internet access, or TV, at your request, for additional fee,
In the swimming pool area there is a kiosk equipped with its own bathroom, fridge, two tables to sit 12 people, shower, two fans and kitchen counter for the joy of the guests. To enjoy the pool area there are comfortable patio furniture.
The location is within easy access to everything you may want in Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo, walking, bus or taxi, but, you may rent a vehicle at your convenience, or bring your own car. We are half mile from the main boulevard, where hotels and commercial areas are located. Taxis cabs are ready in 5 minutes, after the calling request, and the rates will be made available to you.
Ixtapa is a cycling paradise, bring along your bike, or you can rent one (not a professional, for 20 USD approximately). There is a confined cycling path along the Ixtapa resort, of over 12 miles, and very low traffic roads, where you can ride very safely. The International Triathlon of Ixtapa is held every year since 1986, check the schedule for each year. (in 2013 XXIX was held on June 8, in 2012 XXVIII was 24 Mar, and in 2011 the XXVII May 28)
Ixtapa is a lovely walking town. There are fresh coconuts, papayas and mango. Nice, quiet neighborhood & friendly people. We are ten minutes walk to the beach & the commercial area. Our residence has everything you need to have the time of your life with your family and friends. It is located in Ixtapa's safest and nicest area: The Golf Club, which also has a very nice tennis court.
Our place is very peaceful residence, like a healing place. No TV or telephones preferred. The resort is great for walking, jogging, boogie boarding, water sports, bird watching, and bike riding. The Mini Bar and kitchen on site are for guest use only. At the kiosk facility you can fix your own cocktails, and at the fridge keep your own beverages and plenty of ice.
We are unique, road biking and triathlon fans. Our guests are VIP's. Pool is 10 meters long for those who swim laps. Bird watching is great, you can watch over 100 different species, from eagles, hacks, pelicans to mocking birds. The beaches near are great for swimming, boogie boarding, surfing, exploring, walking, jogging, jet skiing, wind surfing, catamaran ceiling. You will meet friendly Lupita who prepares a great breakfast. The beaches close those are: Playa la Ropa, Playa la Madera, Playa Ixtapa, Playa Quieta, Playa Isla de Ixtapa (thru a ferry), Playa Larga, and more…
I interact with my guests as much as they need. The riding tours can be scheduled as required. Recommendations for good dining are made upon request.
Relax and enjoy your stay while having everything you need to make your vacation unforgettable. It is perfect for your family vacation, bike training or friends gathering.
In summary, the suite Includes:
• Fully equipped kitchen
• Indoor and outdoor dining areas (each sits 8-10 people)
• All rooms include linens, towels, personal cleaning supplies (shampoo, soap, toilet paper, etc), initially bottled water. Cleaning and changing linens are at extra fee
• Home-made breakfast is optional
• Daily housekeeping service of the common areas, pool cleaning and gardening
At the Palma Real golf course, you can see crocodiles in their own natural environment, with no fences nor cages. And you will see signs with the message: PLEASE DO NOT DISTURB THE CROCODILES. In the kiosk, we have two tables for 12 people and a bar so you can conveniently fix all your beverages without having to go inside the residence.
Activities in the Ixtapa resort include:
• Golf, two 18 hole courses available
• Cycling paradise (triathlon fans welcome) with great challenging hills of 20% grade. If you want I can ride with you and show the challenging hills. You can make rides from 20 miles to 80 miles.
• Scuba Diving and snorkeling
• Ecological tours
• Fishing in the open sea
• Whale/dolphin Watching
• Yachting for rent at the Marina
• Horseback riding
• Nightclubs and bars, and more…
Just look at the pictures and you will fall in love with our residence as many others have… The minimum stay is one week, and for training purposes the best is one month (four weeks).
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach airbnb. We look forward hearing from you…
Sun, sea, sand, bike riding & golf is waiting for you…
Bed and breakfast optional. Private bath, air conditioning
Shared: Kitchen, Living room, Dining room, Kiosk, Pool, Garden
Exclusions: Pets, Smoking, Noisy Parties
Interaction with Guests
I can provide recommendations or directions for lunch or dining. Bike riding options even participate in the rides.
Ixtapa has been planned from the beginning a a first class destination. It is first class maintenance, with sprinklers watering of all the green areas. It has a remarkable bicycle route of more than 12 miles.
About the Host, Alberto
I am an avid traveler., enjoying places where local people spend their time. I like specially sports activities, as snow skiing, water skiing, triathlon, cycling.
Good food is always important, and good company also. I have ridden (bicycle) all sort of places, from Spain, France or England in Europe, to Montevideo or Caracas in south America. In the USA I rode "The Chalenge" wich was a 600 miles in a week riding the Rokies at Colorado.