Check out Travelocity and Expedia for flight options. You will want to fly in to the towns of Zihuantanejo/Ixtapa, airport code ZIH. And, yes! It is the same Zihuantanejo that Tim Robbins rendezvoused with Morgan Freeman in at the ending of the great 1994 movie “Shawshank Redemption”.
From the west coast of the US you can easily fly, Alaska Airlines through LAX, depending on the season, they fly from 2 -7 days per week. If you are one of our beloved regulars, you can get an Alaska Airlines – Bank of America credit card and as a perk you get a (roughly) $110.00 USD companion fare annually.
Also the following airlines fly to Zihuantanejo U.S. Air, Aero Mexico, United, Air Canada, Sun Country, Mexicana, and Delta – they fly through most major cities in the US and Canada, or through Mexico City.
A world class resort, Zihuatanejo’s “twin” sister could not be more different! Dancing until dawn in the clubs and discos, dining on food with an international flair, or shopping at the fabulous boutiques will quench your thirst for sophistication. Ixtapa is also home to two world class golf courses.
A visit will be good for your soul. It is a soulful, pre-colonial, beautiful historic town with much to see and many smiling faces. A bustling fishing town with much to offer tourists, she also entertains the beach party crowd, complete with parasailing, on the beautiful La Ropa Beach.
Location and Directions
Casa de la Sirena is located in the beachfront community of Troncones, approximately 30 kms. north of Ixtapa / Zihuatanejo.
From the airport, take 200 North through Zihuatanejo heading towards Ixtapa. Follow the signs to Lazaro Cardenas. You will pass through several small villages, Salitrera, Pantla and Buena Vista.
When you approach the 30 K marker, there is a sign that says Troncones is to the left. Take a left and travel approximately .3 K to the beach. At the T, go right and follow the beach road , cross the bridge and look for our Casa de la Sirena welcome sign. It is about 35 minutes from the airport.
To get your bearings, the following maps will be useful.