Acapulco Journals

Flight Disaster to Acapulco

A December 2004 trip to Acapulco by philandmike

sunset Photo, Acapulco, Mexico More Photos
Quote: We had a disastrous flight to Acapulco and ended up arriving 12 hours late - without luggage. The resort was stunning, although quiet at midnight and expensive ($6 for two cans of Coke). We weren't given any food all day from Continental.

WOW! What a great place!

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sunset Photo, Acapulco, Mexico
The resort is beautiful. There is a huge reflecting pool in the lobby that reflects every sunset every night. The rooms were great; you need to get an ocean-view room on the upper floors. Although they are far away from the pool, they are beautiful and worth it. There was a dipping pool on every balcony, and a full sun all afternoon led to au naturel sunbathing with a dip in the private pool. There were great soaker tubs that were wonderfully appointed. There is a huge manmade lake below the rooms, and it surrounds the longest pool in the world (more than 1km long). There are great waterfalls and a nice beach. It is quite a distance from Acapulco itself - about $20 for a cab. Wal-Mart was w...Read More