Mexico’s best kept secret!
Castillo Chulada is a beach front property in La Manzanilla, a small village located in the southeastern corner of the Bay of Tenacatita, along the Costalegre (Happy Coast) in the state of Jalisco.
A popular destination for Canadians, U.S. and Mexican tourists, La Manzanilla is a lively beachside community with friendly local residents.
La manzanilla is the perfect tropical getaway where you can enjoy beach walks, biking, kayaking, fishing and snorkeling just off the beach, The bay is home to whales, dolphins, tuna, giant sea turtles and many other types of wildlife. It is a great place for families to play in the ocean.
A tour of the nearby wildlife reserve “El cocodrilario” is a must during your stay, it is home to a population of about 300 American crocodiles and is an essential bird nesting sanctuary.
There is a tennis court two minutes walk from Castillo Chulada and for the golf enthusiasts there are two word class golf courses within a short drive.
Just a short stroll and you will find a variety of great local restaurants serving delicious local produce and fresh fish, small grocery stores, spas, and booksellers. There are also a couple pharmacies and a doctor’s office. Every Friday there is a market downtown where you can pick up some great bargains like clothing, food, jewelry, home decor, etc. At various times during the year, there are town festivals with parades, food stands, and carnival games.
Our guests return year after year for the comfort and location of Castillo Chulada, the best rated walking and swimming beaches in Mexico with the warm Pacific waters and activities suitable for everyone and of course some of the most beautiful sunsets to be found anywhere in the world.