Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable Tourism is Changing the World

Playa Viva offers visitors the perfect balance of sustainable tourism and eco-luxury. Sustainable tourism revolves around the commitment to renewable practices. Sustainable tourism promotes the idea that development should be a positive experience for the surrounding community. Sustainable tourism also emphasizes that hotel, like Playa Viva, should strive to make a low impact on the environment and local culture. World travelers know that we are all responsible for practicing regenerative methods that help, not hurt, a special destination like Playa Viva.

Located 30 minutes south of the city of Zihuatanejo, Playa Viva is a paradise of beautifully preserved land and private beaches. Just steps away from the ocean, Playa Viva is an eco resort located on the Pacific coast of Mexico near the village of Juluchuca. This premier resort combines simple elegance and sustainable tourism practices, providing visitors a luxury vacation that they won’t have to feel guilty about. Playa Viva offers a range of renewable and regenerative features that serve as prime examples of sustainable tourism.

Playa Viva is a Leading Example of Sustainable Tourism

At Playa Viva, our motto is “Where Your Vacation Meets Your Values” because we believe that no one should have to compromise their principles in order to experience a luxurious and peaceful vacation. We know that Playa Viva is a special place. We are located in an environment, which is 1 of 5 of the most biodiverse locations in the world. Mountains, deserts and beachfronts unite to make Mexico one of the most unique and beautiful places on the globe. As a team that is motivated by sustainable tourism, Playa Viva understands that we have a responsibility to maintain regenerative practices. We are dedicated to...

? Supporting an on-site nature preserve

? Cultivating edible landscaping and permaculture

? Using cleaner and more abundant energy through our 100% off-grid solar system

? Sustaining our boutique hotel on smart water conservation measures

? Ensuring the minimal consumption of the local aquifer

? Making use of natural and local building materials Interested parties may want to read more about our sustainable tourism practices here.

At Playa Viva, we honor sustainable tourism through our renewable and regenerative features. Additionally, our secluded, environmentally conscious beach paradise is luxurious and comfortable. Playa Viva consists of 12 casitas, suites, studios and treehouse style rooms situated on a mile of pristine coastline. Guests will enjoy over 200 acres of picturesque property and a mile of pristine beachfront, including an estuary, Aztec archeological site, turtle sanctuary, coastal forest and mangrove ecosystem. To learn more about Playa Viva and sustainable tourism, please call (800) 397-6093 or visit