No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
Photos of Casa Cuitlateca
TripAdvisor Reviews Casa Cuitlateca Zihuatanejo
Travel Blogs from Zihuatanejo
The drive to Zihuatanejo was broken by a very suspect "police" stop. Maybe they were police. They definitely had side-arms, and their Tshirts stating they were transport security definitely had silk-screened badges...so that's pretty legit. But their road block consisted of stripped tire tread and 2x4s laid out across the road. I got the full inspection by an "officer" trying to act very serious. I smiled and used my ...
... heat and my metal earrings burned as I was asked to rid all my troubles by "wiping" them off my body, off my skin, in the same manner you would wipe of water or ants, fiercly! I did as I simultaneously wondered if I was being cooked, marinated now and all.... I didn't get burned, and maybe I am "cleansed", time will tell. Maybe.
I do know that I have been exposed to true magic though. If not that afternoon, in every beautiful ...
... ways. This includes a very extensive network of underground roadways connecting various parts of the city.
The history of this area goes back to the Spanish conquest shortly after Columbus discovered the Americas in 1492. There are very productive silver / gold mines in this area that prompted keen Spanish interest from the early 1500's which created vast wealth for individual conquistadors and ...
... the tranquility I get from walking in the hills, swimming in the sea, taking the odd yoga-class, or paddle-boarding.
I went out this morning and on my way through the bay to the open sea I "flew" over schools of fish shimmering in the sun that penetrated the water beneath me. As I returned I had a close encounter with a marine turtle (not sure but I think was an Olive Ridley). A pretty perfect beginning to any day!
Too much time ...
... above a little store so I can buy pepper, beer, tampons, milk, ice-cream or anything else you might have a sudden need for! It is also above a bar, which can be convenient, or inconvenient if you want an early night...
I have fetched my easel and lamp from my friend Joao who kindly looked after my stuff when I was gone, but the art shop was out of canvas so I hope to buy some next week if it arrives when they said it will.