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Zihuatanejo Mexico Internet Directory





This directory provides web site links or e-mail addresses with descriptions of businesses, organizations and services in and related to Zihuatanejo Mexico and includes Playa Blanca, Playa Larga & La Barra de Potosí.
For Ixtapa listings please see the Ixtapa Mexico Directory.
For Troncones listings please see the Troncones Mexico Directory.


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Culture, Galleries & Organizations

 Arte Nativo - Promoting local artists through exhibitions, classes and workshops.

Campamento Tortuguero Ayotlcalli - Take part in the preservation of sea turtles as well as witness the release of sea turtle hatchlings at Playa Blanca. They offer workshops about sea turtles as well as frequent releases of hatchlings throughout the year, especially from August through February. Your donations are extremely important for their continued operation. (Non-profit organization)

Campamento Tortuguero Ayotlcalli

 Friends of "Niños Adelante" - An organization dedicated to helping disadvantaged but high-achieving schoolchildren of Zihuatanejo to obtain a complete education via a scholarship program.

 Mezgalería - An art gallery and artists' workshop featuring local and visiting artists that is also a tea-parlor and coffee-house as well as a place to sit and sip fine mezcal. Located in La Madera neighborhood across from the Hotel Irma.

 Oscar Armenta Rodriguez "El Hueso" - Surfing and landscape paintings by a local artist. Includes online gallery.

 Sociedad Protectora de Animales de Zihuatanejo (SPAZ) - Offering help to injured. sick, abandoned and abused wild and domestic animals in the Zihuatanejo Mexico region. They also offer pet adoptions and sterilizations.

Sociedad Protectora de Animales de Zihuatanejo
  Zihrena Gallery - A virtual gallery of Mexican art and culture.

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 CAPAZ - Our local para-municipal water company. They also have the Facebook page Capaz Trabajando Para Ti.

 Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) - National power company.

 Correos de México - The Mexican postal service.

 Estado de Guerrero - Official site for our state government. Political, cultural and tourist information.

 Fideicomiso Bahía de Zihuatanejo (FIBAZI) - Dependency of the state government responsible for the urbanization, lotification and division of lots entrusted to it in Zihuatanejo.

 FONATUR - Federal government agency responsible for development and land sales in Ixtapa.

  H. Congreso de Guerrero - Official site of the State Congress. Includes history, structure, member directory, commissions, committees, debates, and press releases. (Zihuatanejo de Azueta is in District XV).

 H. Ayuntamiento Municipal de Zihuatanejo de Azueta - Official website of our municipal government including Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Mexico. They also have a Facebook page.

  Protección Civil y Bomberos - Civil protection and fire department for Zihuatanejo. Includes local severe weather information and updates.

 Servicio de Administración Tributaria (SAT) - A branch of Hacienda, the federal government's tax ministry. Here you can pay your taxes online.

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Health & Medical

[for a more complete listing see Guide to Medical Services in Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa]

 Clínica Maciel - Excellent small hospital located on Calle Las Palmas #40 in downtown Zihuatanejo. Tel. (755) 554-0517

 Clínica Mediciel - A full service medical clinic with qualified, professional staff and state-of-the-art technology. Areas of medicine and services include general medicine, traumatology, gynecology, pediatrics, internal medicine, ear-nose-and-throat specialist, X-rays, ultrasound, clinical analysis, and air ambulance. Located at Avenida Morelos #6 near the Alberca Olímpica in Zihuatanejo. Tel. (755) 554-8617, 554-5824

 Devlyn Ópticos - Offering a wide selection of eyeglasses and sunglasses as well as quick and professional diagnostic services by Dr. Dario Cabrera. One-hour emergency service available. Located at Calle Ejido #27 in downtown Zihuatanejo (554-5775) as well as Locale #2 indoors at MEGA Soriana shopping center (554-0482). E-mail dosulises@hotmail.com

 Dr. José Milian Calvillo - Specialist in internal medicine, gastrointestinal endoscopy, cardiology and diabetes. Located on Avenida La Parota #26, Colonia El Hujal, Zihuatanejo. Tel. 554-0500

 Dr. Hugo Alarcón - Certified dermatologist. One of the most highly recommended in Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo. His office is located on Calle Cedro #2, Depto. 101, Colonia El Hujal, above the pharmacy Farmapronto "Fuente del Sol", just off the sidestreet of Zihuatanejo Boulevard. Tel. 554 1400, cel. 755 102-2238

 Dr. Rogelio Grayeb (e-mail) - General medical practitioner. Bilingual. Find his office in Zihuatanejo on Calle Zafiro #4 (between Paseo El Palmar and Calle Ópalo). Tel. (office) (755) 554-3334, 554-5041, (home) 553-1711, cel. 755-557-8303. E-mail: dr_grayeb@yahoo.com

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Internet, Computers & Phones

 Ciudad PC - Sales of computers, parts and accessories. Located on Calle Cuahtémoc #31 in downtown Zihuatanejo. Tel. (755) 554-6198

 CrashData Systems - Sales and setup of computers, peripherals and accessories; installation of networks; configuration of systems and software; repairs; maintenance; and technical support and assistance. Avenida Morelos #18, Zihuatanejo Centro.

 Megacable Comunicaciones - Our local cable TV and cable internet service provider. Located on Paseo del Estudiante #41 on the corner with Avenida Morelos, Centro, Zihuatanejo. Tel. (755) 554-8385, 554-3356.

 SERCOMMEX - Repairs, sales & configuration of computer systems and equipment including help with Internet connections.

 Telcel - Nationwide mobile phone sales and services including Internet.

 Telmex - A nationwide phone sales and services as well as Internet Service Provider offering services in Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa and surrounding communities.

  ZihuaRob's ® - The business which brings you the Zihuatanejo Ixtapa Mexico Directories and the Troncones Mexico Guide & Directory sites. We specialize in website design, hosting, maintenance and promotion. We also offer photo scanning, text translation, e-mail services, and computer graphics design.

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find additional regional, state and national news sources on the News page

  Capital Máxima Zihuatanejo 95.3 FM (XHJR) - Local radio station part of a national chain.

  Despertar de la Costa - Regional daily newspaper for the Costa Grande.

  Diario ABC de Zihuatanejo - Local daily newspaper.

  Diario de Zihuatanejo - Local daily newspaper.

  Estéreo Vida 90.5 FM (XHZIH) - Local and regional radio broadcasting service.

 La Nueva Radio Zihuatanejo 98.5 FM (XHXHO) - Local and regional radio broadcasting service.

  La Voz de Zihuatanejo - Local daily newspaper.

  Meganoticias Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo - Local cable TV news from Megacable.

  Noticieros Televisa - National television broadcasters with channels available by antenna, satellite and cable.

 Radio Variedades 101.9 FM - Local and regional radio broadcasting service.

  TV Azteca - National television broadcasters with channels available by antenna, satellite and cable.

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Package & Shipping

 DHL - Nationwide and international package shipping service. Local office located on Marina Nacional #71, Zihuatanejo. Tel. 554-3747

 Estafeta - Nationwide and international shipping service. Local office located at Heróico Colegio Militar #120-A, Zihuatanejo. Tel. 554-4888

 MexPost - The Mexican post office's package shipping service. Calle del Cartero s/n, Zihuatanejo. Tel. 554-2192

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 Adventure of Learning Spanish, The - Basic conversational Spanish classes geared towards visitors and newcomers to the Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa area, for groups and individuals. See course descriptions, pricing, and staff bios.

 Conalep Zihuatanejo - Public college of professional technical education at the mid-upper level.

 Cooking with Claudia - Learn how to make popular local and regional dishes as well as how to buy what you need to prepare them at a Mexican mercado.

 Instituto EnglishPLUS - Language school offering classes of English instruction at convenient morning and afternoon hours as well as on Saturdays to students of all ages. Located on the waterfront in downtown Zihuatanejo.

 Instituto Lizardi - A locally popular bilingual private school offering classes from pre-school to college level.

 Instituto Tecnológico de la Costa Grande (also see their Facebook page)

 Patio Mexica Cooking School - Learn local and regional dishes with Monica at her popular cooking school in Colonia La Madera in Zihuatanejo.

 Universidad Autónoma de Guerrero

 Universidad Tecnológica de la Costa Grande de Guerrero

 Zihuatanejo Language Academy - Spanish and English instruction by Diana Fernandez. Located on Calle Ejido #24 at Plaza La Gaviota (a half block from Banamex) in downtown Zihuatanejo. Tel. (755)125-0175, cel. 755-114-5891, e-mail: dianfercan@yahoo.com.mx

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  Arte Visual - Edson Hernández and his crew offer their artistic talents as photographers and videographers for publicity, weddings, parties and special occasions.

 Bijou Recording Studio - Recording services for groups or individual musicians, as well as musical scores for radio, TV and commercial spots using advanced technology analog and digital equipment.

 Click Diseños y Acabados - They offer architectural services for all types of constructions as well as a store with products for design and decoration including finishings, lighting, fans, sealants, and quality concrete and stonework. Located on the Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa highway next to the Instituto Tecnológico de la Costa Grande.

 DJ Doro (e-mail only) - Angel Alfonso Tellechéa Palacios aka "Doro" offers his excellent talents and music with digital sound system and lighting for all types of special events and parties. From romantic and rock to tropical and hip-hop, Doro maintains a selection of genres for all tastes and ages. Find him at Calle Nicolás Bravo #9, Colonia Centro, Zihuatanejo, Gro. (Bananas Restaurant). Cels. 755-557-7190, 755-559-3294, 758-100-4553; Tel. 554-9805.

 Enlace Terrestre Aeroportuario S.A. de C.V. (ETASA) - Ground transportation services between the Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa International Airport and hotels and other lodgings in surrounding communities. Also offer chauffeured vehicles and buses for tours and large groups.

 Estética Hair Fashion & Style - Unisex hair styling and beauty parlor. Located in downtown Zihuatanejo at Avenida 5 de Mayo #9 near the corner of Calle Juan N. Álvarez. Cel. 755-124-4978

 Florería Dany - Flowers and arrangements for all occasions, events, weddings, and parties. Find their shop on Antonio Nava Street at the corner with Hermenegildo Galeana in downtown Zihuatanejo. Tel. 554-8297, 554-2663, e-mail: floreriadany@hotmail.com

  Litográfica de la Costa - Printing services as well as embroidery of logos and images for hats and shirts. Avenida Paseo de Zihuatanejo No. 244, Colonia El Hujal. Tels. 554-8780, 554-5031, 554-3646, 554-3502. Fax: 554-3666.

  Malury Travel Service (e-mail) - Specializing in travel arrangements to the Zihuatanejo, Ixtapa, and Troncones resort area.

 Nava Brito y Asociados (e-mail) - Excellent law firm of experienced and trustworthy lawyers offering legal services including civil and criminal litigation, mediation, contracts, arbitration, trusts, wills, and real estate. E-mail: navabrito@zihuatanejo.net . Tel. 554-3370.

 Notary Public No. 1 - Various legal services including the drawing up of contracts, agreements, trusts, wills and the witnessing of signatures. They also offer property assessment and related services.

 RGB Foto y Video - Photography and videos for parties, weddings, special occasions, and websites. Héctor Aranda is very talented as well as bilingual, and I highly recommend his services.

 Thrifty Car Rental

 William Mertz Design & Photography - Photographic services for weddings and special events, paintings and murals of nature themes, and graphic design for logos and websites.

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 Alberto's - A fine jewelry shop specializing in .925 silver and 14k gold. They also do custom design work.

 Arte Mexicano Nopal - Located at Avenida Cinco de Mayo #56 a half block inland past the church across from the Artisans Market in Zihuatanejo. Specializing in handcrafted Mexican furniture and artistic decorations for the home as well as interesting gifts. Very exotic and unique selection of fine Mexican artisanry! Tel. 554-7530.

 Bodega Aurrerá - Grocery supermarket located at Paseo de Zihuatanejo Poniente #25-27 between the Presidencia Municipal and the Unidad Deportiva.

 Café Caracol - Delicious fresh-roasted whole bean and ground coffee from Atoyac, Guerrero. They also sell whole vanilla beans and extract, fresh honey (including agave honey), scented beeswax candles, plain and decorated Mexican shopping bags, and coffee liqueurs. Located in the first block of downtown Zihuatanejo on the corner of Juan N. Álvarez and Vicente Guerrero streets.

 Café Galeana - High quality organically cultivated coffee from the sierra of Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa. Ground and whole bean. Located on Calle Antonio Nava #20 local 1, Zihuatanejo Centro. Cel. 755-120-0525

  Coppel - National chain with a little bit of everything from furniture to appliances to clothing to electronics to tires to bicycles and sporting goods. Located in Zihuatanejo with two stores: one on Avenida Morelos #118 next to the post office and the other on Avenida Benito Juárez #10.

 Elektra - A home appliance & furniture store with a large selection of TV's, stereos, entertainment centers, washers, dryers, computers, and mobile communications equipment. They offer excellent credit terms and payment plans. They also provide Western Union services and sell affordable insurance plans. Find them across from the Plaza Libertad de Expresión at the intersection of Avenida Morelos and Calle Benito Juarez.

 La Casa de Tierra - Fine handmade Mexican furniture and crafts for the home. Located in Zihuatanejo on Avenida Heróico Colegio Militar #120. Tel. 554-6090.

 Lupita's Boutique - Fine handmade traditional Mexican clothing and accessories mostly from Guerrero, Oaxaca & Chiapas.

Lupita's Boutique
 MEGA Soriana - A nationwide chain of mega-supermarkets with a wide selection of everything from groceries to clothing to appliances. We have an excellent one here in Zihuatanejo with a terrific Mexican-style deli. They are located on Avenida La Boquita behind the Central de Autobuses. Be warned that their A/C is icy cold!
 Merza - Discount grocery supermarket with 2 locations in downtown Zihuatanejo: one on Calle Los Cocos 17-B on the corner with Calle Tamarindo and the other on Calle Catalina González #7, and in Ixtapa at Los Patios Shopping Center, Boulevard Ixtapa.
 Sam's Club - Discount supermarket selling just about everything including groceries, liquors, sporting goods, electronics, toys, tools, hardware, automotive supplies, furniture, and appliances. Membership required. Located on Paseo de Zihuatanejo Oriente, Col. El Hujal. Tel. (755) 554-3618

 Tequila Por Favor - Zihuatanejo's first liquor store, open since 1961, offering an amazing variety of tequila as well as other spirits, and also featuring Zihuatanejo's finest selection of Cuban and Mexican cigars available in their walk-in humidor. Located on Calle Cuauhtémoc #14 one block from the waterfront in downtown Zihuatanejo as well as in Ixtapa at Centro Comercial "La Puerta".

 Waldo's - Discount grocery supermarket located in downtown Zihuatanejo on Calle Antonio Nava #16.

 Zihuatanejo Artisans' Market - Beautiful handcrafted arts and crafts from indigenous communities of the Sierra Madre del Sur mountains of Guerrero.

Mercado de Artesanía

 Zihuatanejo Coffee (e-mail) - Whole bean and ground, 100% organic, exportation quality coffee grown locally in the Sierra Madre del Sur not far from Ixtapa by Juanita Sánchez and her husband Dario Galeana on their plantation. Find their outdoors café and shop at Calle Cuauhtémoc #170-B in downtown Zihuatanejo. E-Mail: cafe_zihuatanejo@hotmail.com; Tel/Fax: 554-3890; Tel. 554-7277.

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 Isabel Pais -Wedding Coordinator Services - Complete wedding arrangements made for visitors to our area by a dedicated & experienced professional.

Isabel Pais - Wedding Coordinator

  Ixtapa Weddings - Wedding coordination services by Francisco Ibarra including romantic and scenic locations, photographer, videographer, flowers, catering, and music.

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