The Capella Ixtapa Resort lies along Mexico’s Pacific Coast, about 100 miles north of Acapulco. Literally built into the side of a cliff atop the ocean, this resort effortlessly blends sleek, modern amenities, accommodations and festivities with pristine natural surroundings. Personalized services, exciting excursions and lavish scenery presented at every angle make this vacation hot spot a clear choice for divine destination weddings and romantic bonding vacations.
Envision every ounce of tension leaving your body and soul with a treatment at the resort’s on-site, 6,000-square-feet spa. Have your signature, indigenous Mexican facial or body treatment in a private room, or book your massage along the outdoor massage area overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Couples sessions are also available. The Spa at Capella Ixtapa also houses a whirlpool and rain shower. A state-of-the-art fitness center with personal training services, and multiple freshwater swimming pools, are also available to you throughout your stay.
All of the resort’s 59 guest rooms feature luxurious furnishings and modern creature comforts, including plunge pools and private terraces. All guests also appreciate the streamlined computer system that allows you to control your LCD TV, air conditioning, lighting and iPod docking station with the touch of a button. Some rooms and suites also feature in-room Jacuzzis and rainfall showers. Nightly turndown services, 24-hour in-room dining and concierge services that make special romantic dinner arrangements for you are additional guest conveniences.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Savor Pacific Rim and Mexican fare in a casual, al fresco setting during the day at Los Rocas Restaurant, which overlooks the Pacific Ocean. Dress up for formal dinners at the Los Rocas Seafood Market or A Mares Restaurant. Enjoy low-key lunches and dinners at the multi-level Terrace Bar and Grill.
Nearby off-site adventures include chartered romantic cruises, deep sea fishing, swimming with the dolphins and snorkeling. Two 18-hole, championship golf courses are also a stone’s throw away from the facility. Seasonal on-site activities are also offered through the resort’s guest activities team.
Starting price, per person, per night
$151-$200 per person, per night