Welcome to Vivo Resorts

Vivo Resorts is an all-suite beachfront resort, a special place to rejuvenate your soul and reconnect with loved ones. Find tranquility by the sea along the majestic Playa Palmarito, 12 miles of sandy beach is on your doorstep to explore and enjoy.

Luxurious beachfront guest suites with all the conveniences of home will help make your stay more enjoyable and worry-free. This new all-suite resort offers a vacation experience at a higher level…it’s beyond the ordinary.

Located 10 miles outside of beautiful Puerto Escondido, we’re close to the conveniences of the city with just enough distance to provide the serenity of paradise. This is Mexico’s Hidden Gem location nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Sierra Madre mountains.

Puerto Escondido is a small charming city with modern conveniences and friendly locals. Enjoy the safety and welcoming nature as you explore this wonderful seaside community. Discover some of Mexico’s most pristine beaches, world-class fishing and the relaxed charm of authentic Mexico.

We invite you to join us.

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Puerto Escondido Beaches

Waves Crashing on the Beach

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

10 miles

Vivo Resorts is located on a beautiful 12 mile long sandy beach known as Playa Palmarito. But you may want to explore other beaches during your holiday. You can do that in nearby Puerto Escondido, from calm protected waters for swimming to big wave beaches for surfers, here you’ll find an amazing variety of beaches to discover & enjoy.

Around Town

Local Store Around Town

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

10 miles

The city of Puerto Escondido is a wonderful place to explore. The shuttle service at the resort makes it easy to travel to and from and stop off in between. The main market is the cultural hub of the city, here you can find all the locally grown produce and fresh foods plus tourist souvenirs.

Must Do's:

  • Walk the beach strip on Zicatela Beach, great in the early morning to watch the surfers.
  • The night market on El Adoquin for an family friendly post-dinner stroll.

Majestic Laguna Manialtepec

Walkway Extending Out to Water

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

3 miles

Laguna Manialtepec is a spectacular body of water regarded as one of Mexico’s most ecologically diverse lagoon systems. Manialtepec – “the place where water springs from the hills” is home to an astounding variety of bird life and is a wonderful place to enjoy an eco tour or photo expedition aboard a powerboat.

Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) rentals and tours are available. These are a peaceful and healthy way to explore the incredible beauty of Laguna Manialtepec.

Available year round

Sierra Madre del Sur Mountains

View of Landscape from Balcony

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

5 miles

The Sierra Madre del Sur mountain range is the backdrop to Puerto where you can explore a network of roads and trails that are perfect for Mountain Bike and Hiking adventures available through local tour providers.
Also available through local tour operators are tours to waterfalls, hot springs and zipline adventures.

Some tours available seasonally: inquire for details

River Adventures

People on Boat

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

50-75 miles

Enjoy a guided day trip for white water rafting or canyoning adventure, the rivers in this region of Mexico provide a whole new source of vacation fun that just isn’t possible in many other areas.
Experience the vibrant landscapes of some amazing wild and rugged eco-systems, while enjoying the comfort offered from a fully guided experience.

Available seasonally: July - September

Eco-Tours & Adventure

Bird in Tree

Distance from Vivo Resorts

50-75 miles

Take part in a high elevation excursion to tour a working coffee plantation (4000 ft elevation) and view rare species of birds in tropical evergreen, cloud forest and mixed pine-oak habitats. Professional Naturalist guide speaks English and Spanish.

Available seasonally December - March

Incredible Sport Fishing

Fisherman on Boat Holding Fish

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

10 miles


Home to two International Sport Fishing tournaments each year, Puerto Escondido boasts some of the best fishing you’ll find anywhere. Depending on the season, anglers can expect to catch Dorado (Mahi-Mahi), Sailfish, Marlin, Roosterfish and more.

Available year round: species specific fishing can be seasonal, inquire for details.

Surf Lessons

Individual Surfing in the Ocean

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

10 miles

You don’t have to be an experienced surfer to enjoy the famous waves of Puerto Escondido. Here there are beginner, intermediate and expert surfing beaches with many qualified instructors to help you learn. No matter what your skill level, you can find some challenging waves in Puerto.

Body boarding / Boogie boarding is also very popular here, there are other beaches nearby that are better suited to the wave shape that boogie boarders prefer. Instruction is also available.

No matter how you like to play in the water, there are wave sports here to suit you!

Available year round.

Zipline Adventure Tour

Fruit Hanging from Trees

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

50 miles 

This is a zipline experience unlike most others. Not only do you get to experience the thrill of zipping across a lush valley five times, but the 30 minute hike along a river through a tropical forest to a waterfall and swimming hole is how your adventure begins! Pack your swim suit!
This tour is for the adventure seeker and is a true thrill!

Available seasonally: October - April

Horseback Riding

Sunrise Over the Town

Mountain Bike Tours

Walkway by the Beach

Distance from Vivo Resorts:

10 miles

Another way to enjoy the beauty of Oaxaca is on a mountain bike. There are rides in the Puerto area that range from beginner to advanced levels of difficulty. For those looking for a once in a lifetime adventure, there are multi-day trips from Oaxaca City to Puerto Escondido.

Vivo Resorts

Overhead View of Vivo Resorts

46 Av Vivo, Playa Palmarito,
Bajos de Chila,
Puerto Escondido,
Oaxaca, 71996, Mexico

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