Hotels in Ixtapa

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    Ixtapa is located about 124 miles north of Acapulco. The close location to Acapulco, make Ixtapa a great get away for the weekend. Ixtapa is two resorts in one. Spaced about 4 miles apart, Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo, in the northwestern part of the State of Guerrero both have unique atmospheres and diverse lifestyles. Troncones is another close community about 22 miles north of Ixtapa. It offers a third very distinct environment. Ixtapa is known for its world famous golf courses and somewhat dangerous open-ocean surf. Ixtapa hotels are available for the traveler on any budget. Hotels in Ixtapa offer a wide range of services. The discount hotels Ixtapa has available can be found easily using Ixtapa cheap hotels allow the traveler who wants to spend money on other things to stretch their budget. The bird and wildlife sanctuary at Bara de Potosi is a 4 ½ mile long salt water lagoon. The sanctuary is home to species of birds and wildlife and can be viewed from touring on small boats. Isla Ixtapa is a wooded island that is home to several species of diverse wildlife. The island has four very distinct beaches. Playa Las Gatas is located near the Zihuatanejo Bay. This cove is known for its rock breakwater. Although the origin has a couple of mysterious theories, it provides a safe haven for divers and snorkelers.