A small tour
If necessary you can consider taking a tour where a specialized local can give you recommendations of places where you can buy better quality items a better prices.
You arriving at international or airport land and if you want to take a taxi, it is likely that the driver recommend a hotel that considers the best for you other then one you might already considered. In these cases the driver does this because he receives certain commission, but you have the final decisión.
Hotel without beach
If you stay in a hotel without beach do not worry, there are public beaches to spend the day at the boulevard of Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo and there are beaches to choose from on the bay.
The first is choosing to stay in what is modern or traditional Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, if you go with the interest to find cheap hotels, the city of Zihuatanejo is the best choice.
Bring your camera, comfortable clothes, tennis sports or swimwear for water activities, blocker but yes, don´t forget the desire to have fun!
Part of the cultural Sundays every week zihuatanenses starting from 6 pm with good entertainment for the family, these are presented in the main square of Zihuatanejo.
To save during lunchtime you can take advantage of the affordable menu specials that the local restaurants offer.