Playa Viva

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Type: Retreat

No. of Rooms: 12

City/Area: Juluchuca


Playa Viva is a unique, eco-friendly hotel located in Juluchuca, just 35 minutes away from Zihuatanejo on Mexico’s Pacific Coast.

Playa Viva is an environmentally-conscious resort located in rugged, unspoiled beauty of Mexico – off the grid. Choose from the EcoLuxury rooms each with a beachfront view, or the unique oceanfront treehouse. With a strong sense of place and community, Playa Viva immerses guests in nature and sustainability, whether it’s volunteering at the turtle sanctuary, touring and giving back to the local nearby communities, engaging in a workshop, supporting the hotel’s mangrove restoration efforts, or enjoying the garden-to-table dining – guests are sure to positively impact the health, environment, and economic development of the Playa Viva community.



Be ready to wake up early! Playa Viva has their own turtle sanctuary and when the hatchlings are born, a bell is rung at sunrise so guests can release them into the ocean.

  • All meals included
  • Daily yoga
  • Wi-fi in common areas
  • Swimming pool
  • Private bathroom
  • In-room safe
  • Aztec archaeological site
  • Turtle sanctuary


  • Daily yoga
  • snorkeling tour
  • horseback riding
  • Social impact experience /cultural encounter in local community
  • Turtle Release activities
  • Farm Tour to pick up veggies
  • Optional cooking class to make your own salad

*4 Nights minimum stay