About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 nights
4.5 Bedrooms - 5 Baths - (Sleeps 6-9)
Location is the key for your total enjoyment of this Mexican Paradise and the Amara is nestled in the heart of it all.
Your condo on the 6th floor provides spectacular views and tranquility. Sharing the floor with only one other unit secures privacy and indulgence. Whether you want an inspiring view of the ocean and it's romantic sunsets or relaxation for the whole family at the three private pools and beach, this location is ideal for your needs.
With the beach at your back door and all the shops and restaurants within walking distance from your front door. What more could you ask for from a total vacation destination.
Once you enter the spacious 2200 sq ft condo, you are engulfed in the panoramic view of the ocean from the picturesque setting of your living and dining rooms. For a fresh ocean breeze, slide open the full glass wall doors and the balcony becomes an extension of the rooms.
Michelle Di Franco
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- Response time:
- within two days
- English, Spanish
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 27, 2018
Pool / Spa
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
What a great place to vacation
We have returned to Amara for 10 winters and have stayed at the Amara (same condo) all ten years. The Difranco's have been fabulous people to rent from not only flexible to our rental dates, but also as our guides in our early years.
As you can review on the website, the view from the balcony is breath taking. Beaches are perfect sand for walking or swimming. Beach lounges and palapas are provided. As small restaurant is available on the grounds. Pools are great and the entire complex is well maintained. Sunsets are the best part of the day from the 6th floor balcony!
With ample space for cooking, lounging, sleeping or just hanging out this is the spot for a large family or just a few couples getting together for a getaway. Lupita (a family friend) is available for mid week touch ups or to cook a meal.
We have over the years had a few minor condo issues, but they were fixed either that day or the next. We are outside enjoying the beaches, fresh air or sight seeing!! Problems were corrected when we were gone!
Talk about the restaurants! They are right across the street and no need for a taxi. Every possible kind of food is available and reasonably priced.
If you are worried about security, don't. The complex is completely gated and security is always present day and night. You have to check in at the front gate either coming or leaving.
This is the spot for a winter vacation. Weather is perfect, sand is fantastic and vacation location is spot on. Enjoy!!!!!
Bob from Minnesota
All was wonderful!
Wonderful complex, unit needs maintenance
Yes, loved our stay, unit needs maintenance. This is our third time staying at Amara. The place is fantastic. Grounds and pools wonderful, spacious and well kept. Balcony gorgeous for viewing the sunsets. Unfortunately, this unit had issues with the A/C and the water not working while we were there. The owner sent Maintenance staff to try to repair it, but they didn’t come up with a permanent, workable fix, so we vacated the unit after 4 days. Beds and lined linens are also are to the point of needing replacement. If owner can take care of these concerns, one could stay there moving forward. Again, owner tried, to get help, but problems not resolved soon enough.
Great Place to Stay
Three familes(six adults and two babies) stayed at this location. We spent a week and had a great time. The location was perfect for us. The facilities was beautiful and clean. Right on the beach. The balcony view is amazing Michelle/Cliff was very responsive to emails and requests. We used Lupita for cooking and the two meals were delicious. It was nice to have her cook since we had two babies. If we go to Ixtapa as a group, we will definitely rent again.
Wonderful Christmas vacation
Our family of 8 rented Cliff's condo last year for 2 weeks at Christmas time. It was amazing, so spacious and well equipped, just as described. Cliff and Lupita were wonderful, taking care of anything we needed. to celebrate our traditional Christmas! We are returning for Christmas again this year, with the whole family and 2 new grand babes. We love the condo, the area of Ixtapa and Zihuat and the surfing at Las Saladitas. What a fantastic family holiday, one of our very best!
I cannot begin to tell you how perfect this was for our trip. The set up of the condo is so perfect. It was incredible to be able to stretch out and relax. It felt like a home away from home. Everything is exactly as it's stated here. So many other owners in complex know of Cliff and had nothing but wonderful things to say about him and his wife. Lupita..OH MY GOSH...Lupita!! Use her for cooking and cleaning. She is amazing. There are many great places to eat in Ixtapa - but to have Lupita's cooking is undeniably the best in town. She is such a kind person and does an excellent job. Cliff we truly cannot thank you enough for the wonderful accomodations you provided. We plan to come back many many times. I have amazing photos if anyone needs to see more pictures. The view is breathtaking. The staff down at the Palapa are funny, attentive and kind.
Other Activities: Shopping, Parasailing, Boating
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Christmas, New Years and Easter weeks ...$3,200 week $500 deposit required to hold dates. Deposit refundable up to 7 weeks prior to rental period. Balance due 4 weeks prior to arrival. Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice. Weekly rates $2,200