Along a seventy-mile stretch of Mexico's Pacific shore, four towns include seemingly every stripe of simpatico beach getaway. Surfing, ecotourism, hippie chic, and luxe family all coexist—and, blessedly, without any crowds.Condé Nast Traveller
Huatulco's appeal comes not just from its location on the shores of the Pacific, but also from its weather. The area boasts 320 to 340 days of sunshine a year and an annual temperature of 28 degrees Celsius (82 F).Canada.com
Huatulco attracts its visitors with nine bays, 36 beaches and an average year-round temperature of about 80 degrees. By offering bird-watching, coffee plantation tours, live music and Oaxacan cuisine, it is becoming a haven for those seeking a diverse yet relaxing experience.Seattle Post
Trip Advisor Honors Huatulco with the #6 position on its 2010 List of Top 10 Beach & Sun Destinations in the World.TripAdvisor
Huatulco stretches 22 miles along nine bays between the Coyula and Copalita rivers. It lies about 300 miles east of Acapulo, but there are no bunched-up high-rise hotel strips to mar the scenery, just soft sands, clear ocean, striking cliffs and dense forest.New York Times
This bay resides about a mile from Cruceccita and Santa Cruz and offers accessibility to restaurants, hotels, and a few bars. At the end of the eastern stretch of this beach, you'll find a marina where many of the region's boaters showcase their prized yachts.
Located about a 2-minute drive west of Santa Cruz, Chahue is perfect for those who are looking for an overall central location.
This region is a hotbed for new condo developments in the area due to a few key elements. First, it offers many amenities within walking distance. Due to its central location between the two main towns (Santa Cruz and Cruceccita) it offers accessibility to everything. Click to View All Our Huatulco Rental Properties
1 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 4
This villa comfortably sleeps four between the king bed in bedroom and the twin sleeper sofas in the living area. The condo is masterfully crafted with 11 foot ceilings; marble floors; a fully-equipped chef's kitchen; and tasteful authentic cultural décor. There is a private balcony with peaceful views of protected park land and both indoor and outdoor dining areas.
3 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 8
This beautifully decorated, 3 Bedroom Condo is centrally located on Chahue Beach. Part of a luxury development featuring only 22 units, this is one of the feature properties. Enjoy Gorgeous views of the Pacific Ocean and the Sierra Madre Mountain range.
2 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 4
The condo is in a gated community with direct walkway access to Chahue beach and beach clubs, a beach walk promenade and its neighboring full-service spa. The 80 foot free-style swimming pool with a water fall and overarching bridge is surrounded by beautifully designed landscaping and fountains.
2 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 4
The contemporary decor and style of this condominum complex offers a beautifully tranquil environment to accommodate travellers. This unit offers a large splash pool along with access to the shared pool. The two bedrooms comfortably accommodate four people. This development is a two minute walk to the beautiful Chahue beach along with other amenities such as shops, spas, restaurants, etc.
2 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 4
This two story oceanfront penthouse offers the most ideal views of Chahue Bay and is one of the best in the Sueno del Mar complex.
1 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 2
This beautiful loft condo in the new Villamar development offers luxury at an affordable rate. This condo provides guests with access to a shared pool and is only a one block stroll to one of the region's best beaches, you can have it all without having to break the bank.
3 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 6
This stunning 2-story penthouse condo is a one-of-a-kind luxury in Huatulco. Complete with custom made Oaxacan furniture, stunning views of Chahue Bay and Concierge Service - this property offers the perfect setting for a dream vacation.
2 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 4
Located in Chahue, this deluxe 2 bedroom condo offers great access to a wide variety of shops and activities. Spend your days at Playa Chahue while taking advantage of the two great beach clubs or simply relax at the onsite pool! This property is perfect for a small family or group who are looking to enjoy Huatulco.
4 Bedrooms | Sleeps: 14
Water lovers/Boat Lovers Delight in this spectacular vacation property. This Huatulco villa boasts something for everyone - stunning architecture, fishing, swimming, boating, sunning and relaxing. This villa is perfect for families looking to come enjoy the good life!
Most of the resorts and beach clubs in Huatulco offer guests an affordable day pass option. Contact My Huatulco Vacation for special rates on these day passes and check out all the fun to be had.
1Where possible we have included links to resources for each tour or activity on the list (with more to come). You can absolutely contact them directly but we encourage you to book your tours with Judy at My Huatulco Vacation.
2Because we help so many people plan their complete Huatulco vacation every year, we have been able to negotiate special rates with many tour guides and event operators that are available only through My Huatulco Vacation.
3Drop us a line or give us a call to let us know when you are going to be in town. Judy will be happy to help you with everything from travel arrangements and accomodations to hiring private chefs and booking tours and excursions.
The areas popular beach – Playa Chahue – offers two beach clubs located next to one another, Castillo and Club Playa de Chahue. Both beach clubs offer pools for kids and/or less experienced swimmers who cannot handle this beaches strong undertow. Located on the eastern side of the beach is the Chahue marina, where boaters have been known to showcase their stunning yachts.
There is no entrance fee to Club de Playa Chahue, however, you must purchase food and drinks to use the facility.
Your pass includes access to all hotel amenities including (child & adult) pools, activities and loungers. The club has a total of two pools as well as an area for tennis and beach volleyball. Life guards are on location during high season.
This 2000 foot stretch of beach offers moderate swimming conditions likely best for experienced swimmers (like many of Huatulco's beachfronts).
As far as restaurants in Chahue, L'echalote offers a great international menu that people have come to appreciate.
L'echalote is one of the best international restaurants in Huatulco, Mexico.
You can find this Huatulco restaurant attached to the Hotel Posada Eden Costa in Chahue. Praised by tourists as the best in the area, L'echalote provides a great variety of truly delicious foods. The menu doesn't lie when it says it houses "flavors of the world", offering international variety including, but not limited to; Italian, Spanish, Mexican, French, Tai, and Mediterranean.
Chahue is centered between the two most popular bays in Huatulco, Santa Cruz and Tangolunda Bay, as a result a variety of activities are just a short drive away. After a quick two-minute drive west you'll find yourself in Santa Cruz where some of the most highly rated tours begin. A few of these activities include an amazing Chartered Yacht Tour or an invigorating Jet Ski Tour.
A temazcal (also spelled temascal) is a pre-hispanic bath or sweat lodge that was popular in Mesoamerican cultures.
Explore the bays of Huatulco on a stunning 42" cabin cruiser yacht. Enjoy this millionaire experience as you sit back, relax, and take in the beautiful surroundings. You will have the opportunity to see as many as 6 bays including; Santa Cruz, Maguey, Organo, Cacaluta, Chachacual and San Agustin. This is truly an amazing way to spend a day in Huatulco. If you have a group of 6-10 people, chartering a local yacht can be as affordable as jumping in a panga or on a crowded party boat.
Everything in Huatulco is close by. Just because you are staying in Tangolunda Bay does not mean you can't venture out to see the rest of Huatulco.
Check out our comprehensive list of Tours and Activities that can be enjoyed during your stay in Huatulco.