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Awards & Accolades

2015 Ranked #5 “Best Hotels in Mexico 2015” by U.S. News & World Report.2015 Ranked #6 “TOP 25 Hotels in Mexico” by TripAdvisor.2015 Ranked #8 “TOP 25 Hotels for Romance” in México, by TripAdvisor.2015 Ranked #6 “TOP 25 Luxury Hotels in Mexico” by TripAdvisor.2015 Ranked #3 “TOP 2...

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Capella Ixtapa Awarded #1 Spa in Mexico and Central America in the 2013 Condé Nast Reader's Poll

Capella Ixtapa has been awarded the #1 Spa in Mexico and Central America by Condé Nast in their 2013 Reader's Poll.  For more information, please click here.

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Capella Ixtapa Awarded the #1 Resort for Pacific Riviera Mexico in the 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards by Condé Nast Traveler Magazine

Capella Hotels and Resorts Announces Capella Ixtapa Awarded the #1 Resort for Pacific Riviera Mexico in the 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards by Condé Nast Traveler Magazine

Overall Score Ranked Capella Ixtapa #22 in the World

Atlanta, Georgia – In just the short five years that Capella Hotels and Resorts has been welcoming guests, many of the resorts have received prestigious accolades from premier publications around the world…and this year is no exception.

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Condé Nast Traveler “Top Spas” List Awards Capella Ixtapa and Capella Pedregal as the #1 Spas in Mexico/Central America

Atlanta – Condé Nast Traveler magazine announced its prestigious “Top Spas” list, awarding the top 270 spas around the world. Capella Ixtapa and Capella Pedregal are honored to receive double billing as the #1 spa in Mexico and Central America. Both spas scored a perfect 100 in th...

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Capella Ixtapa named “Mexico’s Leading Resort”

Monday 1 November 2010.  Capella Ixtapa has been recognized as “Mexico’s Leading Resort” by the prestigious World Travel Awards organization beating off highly respected competition from other Mexican resorts.

This stunning cliff side property overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Ixtapa, Mexico landed this coveted award less than two years after opening its doors. It adds this recognition to accolades it received last year that included Condé Nast Traveler’s Hot List and inclusion in Robb R...

The World Travel Awards are voted on by travel agents worldwide. This year’s competition, the 17th since its establishment, received nominations from over 5,000 organizations spanning 162 countries. www.worldtravelawards.com

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Romance Package that guarantees to leave lovers "breathless" debuts at Capella Ixtapa

IXTAPA, MEXICO – March 10, 2010 – For the ultimate romantic escape, Capella Ixtapa has drawn inspiration from love’s first moments to create Breathless: Your Romance Package. The experience, customized to the couple by their own Personal Assistant (PA), envelops three nights o...

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Ixtapa to the “Fore”: Customized Package for Golfers Offered Exclusively To Guests of Capella Ixtapa

IXTAPA, MEXICO – March 10, 2010 – With several compelling courses just minutes from its secluded beachfront setting, Capella Ixtapa delivers a bespoke golf experience in a new package that golfers and their traveling companions can design, with the help of a Personal Assistant (PA...

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Bliss by the Beach: Capella Ixtapa Unveils Exclusive Cliffside Spa Inspired by Aztec Healing Traditions

IXTAPA, MEXICO – February 19, 2009 – Sculpted from a rocky cliffside just steps from the Pacific Ocean, Capella Ixtapa’s enchanting new seaside spa draws inspiration from ancient Aztec healing traditions as it pampers spa-goers with the latest wellness techniques. From the heady s...

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Capella Ixtapa Facts at a Glance

ADDRESS:

Boulevard Paseo Playa Linda
Zona Hotelera II
Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo, Guerrero
C.P. 40880
Mexico

RESERVATIONS:

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Capella Ixtapa, Capella Hotels and Resorts’ First North American Property, Opens Its Doors to Guests

Ixtapa Marks First in Series of Four Mexican Properties for Capella

IXTAPA, MEXICO – December 12, 2008 – Capella Ixtapa, which formally welcomes its first guests today, marks the highly anticipated North American debut of the growing Capella Hotels and Resorts brand. The 59-room cliff-side hotel, tucked into Mexico’s lush Sierra Madre mountain sid...

"We couldn’t be more excited to unveil Capella Ixtapa,” comments Romana Heeg, general manager, Capella Ixtapa. “We’re proud to be the first to introduce the Capella experience to Mexico and travelers from all over the world.”

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Capella Hotels and Resorts Names Romana Heeg General Manager of Capella Ixtapa

Veteran Hotelier to Steer November 2008 Opening of Capella’s First Mexican Property

ATLANTA, GA – September 9, 2008 – Romana Heeg has been appointed general manager of Capella Ixtapa, an intimate and luxurious 59-suite hideaway set to open on December 12, 2008. She will oversee all operations of the resort, which joins a growing roster of acclaimed Capella Hotels...

“Romana Heeg has truly distinguished herself over the course of her career, and it is a great pleasure to welcome her to the Capella Hotels and Resorts team,” said Bob Warman, Executive Vice President and COO, Capella Hotels and Resorts.

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Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo: Paradise Between the Sierra Madres and the Pacific

Nestled between Mexico’s Sierra Madre Mountains and the Pacific Ocean and surrounded by lush, tropical forests, Capella Ixtapa offers its guests a hideaway setting that belies the wealth of attractions just minutes away. The Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo region abounds with sites of great na...

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