Princess Mundo Imperial

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Recognized as one of the top 500 hotels in the world and top 25 resorts in Latin America by Travel & Leisure, the Fairmont Acapulco Princess hotel reigns over 480 acres of tropical scenery. Tucked away on Revolcadero Beach, 20 minutes from the bustle of downtown and a few minutes from the airport, the 15-story Aztec pyramid-shaped building with lush gardens, sparkling pools, a golf course, fine dining restaurants, spa, and more cater to the desires of the world's most distinguished guests.

Coddled by lush gardens, sparkling pools, and cascading waterfalls, this divine glistening utopia features swim-up bars and five free-form swimming pools. The Fairmont Acapulco Princess maintains 480 acres of manicured ground, lit tennis courts, and an on-site, 18-hole golf course that winds through tropical forests and around blue lagoons. Famous for its striking architecture, the resort also provides a host of watersports and entertainment.

Whether your tastes run to international fare, traditional Mexican specialties or haute cuisine, the culinary experts at The Fairmont Acapulco Princess have created menus that will delight. With a variety of contrasting venues from which to choose, you can dine outside on a poolside terrace, by the beach, or at a distinctly Mediterranean style restaurant overlooking the Pacific. There are also informal cafés for those refreshing and relaxing moments. Wander past bright peacocks and flamingos on your way to the Beach Club Restaurant, a spectacular open-air bar and restaurant situated on the edge of the ocean.

Vibrant and luxurious, guestrooms are a tribute to Mexico's charm and magnanimous spirit. Large closets, spacious bathrooms, comfortable beds, and first-class amenities exist to serve you. Slide open the glass doors in your room and behold the breathtaking vista of the pools, glittering waterfalls, and tropical gardens encircling this heavenly resort.
This deluxe resort is set on 480 acres of tropical paradise along Revolcadero Beach, 5 miles (10 minutes) away from the International Airport, and 20 minutes from downtown Acapulco. It is adjacentto its sister property, The Fairmont Pierre Marques.

Local Phone: 011-52-744-46...
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-441-1414
Fax: 52-744-469-10-18
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Car Rental
Currency Exchange
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Physician on Call
Shopping Mall Nearby (10 miles)
Number of Pools: 5
Outdoor Pools: 5     
The hotel offers four freshwater pools and one saltwater lagoon with a water slide and waterfalls.
The resort golf course was designed by Ted Robinson and features 6,355 yards meandering through tropical forest and around blue lagoons. Guests also have access to the course at the Fairmont Pierre Marques.
Holes: 18
Green Fees: $125.00 (approx.)
Cart Fee: Contact hotel.
Club Rental Fees: $40.00 (APPROX.)
Caddy: Contact hotel.
Lessons Available
Number of Courts: 11
Outdoor Courts: 9
Indoor Courts: 2
Lighted Courts: 11
Court Fee: $16 Day/$26 Night
Raquet Rental Fees: $4.00 per hour
Pro Onsite
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Other Sports Available
Horseback Riding: Additional Charge
Other Sports: Basketball court (free)
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Additional Charge
Sauna: Additional Charge
Spa: Additional Charge
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
Famous for its striking architecture, the Fairmont Acapulco Princess features an open air lobby, cascading waterfalls, five free-form swimming pools, swim up bars and 480 acres of manicured grounds. This luxury resort is situated beachfront with its own golf course, property features include eleven lighted tennis courts, five swimming pools, four restaurants, four bars and nightly entertainment. Beach: Beyond the hotel lies the Pacific Ocean with its endless beach and white sand. Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 1:00 pm
Total Rooms: 1017
Year Opened: 1971 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Diners Club, American Express
One King or two Double beds. Spacious rooms with panoramic views of the hotel's golf course & lakes. Generously proportioned rooms have marble floors, floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors, private balcony. Large walk-in-closets, bathroom. (485 sq. ft.)
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
One King or two Double beds. Ocean front. Recently remodeled in Pyramid tower. Elegantly furnished, stylish bathroom. Generously proportioned and feature marble floors, floor-to-ceiling glass sliding door leading to a private terrace or balcony 485 sq ft
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
One King or two Double beds. Ocean view. Recently remodeled, located in Princesa and Marquesa towers. Generously proportioned and feature marble floors and floor-to- ceiling glass sliding doors leading to a private terrace or balcony. (485 sq ft).
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
One King or two Double beds. Ocean view. Generously proportioned rooms have marble floors, floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors, private terrace or balcony. (485 sq ft)
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
One King or two Double beds. Garden View. Located in Princesa and Marquesa towers these generously proportioned rooms feature marble floors, floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors, private terrace or balcony. Large walk-in closets. (485 sq. ft.)
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning

Room Service (restrictions may apply)
Princess Mundo Imperial features 2 meal plan options:
No Meals-Optional Meal Plan available.
Breakfast Plan
There are 4 Restaurants at Princess Mundo Imperial:
Veranda - An informal Italian restaurant.
Chula Vista - A casual restaurant offering International cuisine with an "Al Fresco" experience.
Café Los Angeles - A casual deli-style café serving lunch and snacks.
Beach Club Restaurant & Bar - Located between the two pools, serving light lunches, snacks and seafood specialities.
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Volleyball, Ping Pong, Table Games, Painting Classes, Aqua Aerobics.
Kids activities include Volleyball, Ping Pong, Table Games, Clowns, Painting Classes,Turtle Races, Birthday Cakes, Baby Disco (Some activities are only available on Easter, Christmas, and Summer).
Applicable Ages: 4 to 11 years old.
Program Fees: Complimentary.

Children's Facilities
Game Room
Babysitting Fee: $5.00 per hour
Advance Notice for Babysitting: 24 hours
If the babysitting service is required after 10:00 pm, an additional $12.00 is required.

TripAdvisor Web Reviews
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What to expect

TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews
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luisdJ7900IL, Ciudad de México, Mexico
Fri Dec 01 10:00:46 EST 2017
It is a beautiful hotel (one of the nicest in Acapulco) with 3 nice swimming pools, 2 of them with great waterfalls. The hotel is front beach in revolcadero. In November the ocean was warm and great for kids and adults. The staff is very kind and always willing to attend any of your requirements. This one was my fifht time in this hotel in the last 3 years. Great experience

If you're looking for tranqulity and to relax, avoid this place at all costs
stellarsupreme, Mexico City, Mexico
Sat Nov 18 18:15:17 EST 2017
Huge resort with vintage infrastructure from the 80's, outdated furniture everywhere, old elevators, pools are ok. The worst is the extremely loud music in the lobby from an evening show and then the band moves to one of the bars. It can be heard from absolutely every corner of the hotel. We were in the 14th floor and you could hear it as if you were right in front of the battery player. They don't stop until midnight. Front desk just doesn't care if you complain. At one point there was mariachi playing in one of the pools simultaneously while the band was playing mexican old rock music from the 80's. All this around 10 pm. If loud music is your thing then go for it but if you're looking for a goodnight's sleep, forget about this place. Management has a crooked idea of what mexican hospitality should be. One of the worst places I've ever stayed in, and will absolutely not recommend it to anyone.

Penny C, London, United Kingdom
Fri Nov 17 09:51:31 EST 2017
We travelled to Riveria Maya for a 2 week holiday but due to a few days of rain decided to take a flight to Acapulco and I'm really glad we did. Loved it. The rooms were very nice. Clean and very spacious with great views. The staff were very friendly and the hotel grounds were spotless. The breakfast selection was fantastic and the gym was one of the best I've been to when traveling all of the equipment was brand new. The price was great value the only disappointment was for such a big hotel there was one restaurant to dine in the evening and it was very poor. An Italian which really was below average. Service was slow and food almost inedible. Location was perfect so would definitely return.

Great property, poor service
Anndruu12, Maryland
Tue Nov 14 15:12:10 EST 2017
I stayed here for 4 days in November with my wife and in-laws. Overall, I enjoyed the hotel. The property is beautiful and clean, and I enjoyed the pools and the beach. The hotel: The hotel itself was great. The grounds are beautiful and kept up very well. The hotel was pretty empty while we were there so we had plenty of privacy and quiet to relax. We made use of all of the pools as well as the beach. We were able to rent palapas easily to use on the beach and were always able to find chairs. Room: We stayed in the Perla tower. The room was clean and very comfortable. I would have preferred the King bed, but oh well. I wish the A/C went a little lower, but that wasn't a big deal. Beautiful view of the property and the ocean from our balcony. Food: We ate at the buffet once for dinner. It was pretty good. I'm not a big buffet person but everyone seemed to like it. The rest of my party used the buffet every morning for breakfast and they had no complaints that I heard. We ate one night in the Italian restaurant and really enjoyed that. Service was good at that restaurant. The service: This is where everything falls apart. For a hotel like the Princess where everything is so beautiful, the service was some of the worst I have ever experienced. It started immediately upon check-in. The gentleman who checked us in initially gave us a room with a double. I showed him my reservation that I had booked a King, and he told me that at the Princess, you cannot book specific bed types only views and bed types are first come first served. I tried to explain that on the website you are given the options for the different bed types, which is why I had chosen King. At this point he decided to stop speaking in English with me and only addressing my wife in Spanish. I was never rude or anything with him. I simply was trying to understand why I could pick a room on the website, yet he was telling me I couldn't. My misunderstanding seemed to make him mad and he just wanted to be done with the conversation. I just accepted the room because I really didn't want to begin my vacation by arguing with the guy over a bed. Every evening when we would sit down to the lobby bar, we would wait about 15 minutes before we would have to go and find somebody to wait on us. There was never more than 2 tables there at a time, and the servers were just standing around the bar, but would not come and wait on us until we would go to them and ask them to. At the beach, we didn't see our first waiter until 45 minutes after we arrived. Three separate orders he simply never brought at all. No mention of them, no anything, just as if we never ordered them. After we had used the food/beverage credit from the palapa rental, we closed out the tab with the hotel server and switched to the public restaurant guys on the beach who took great care of us. Maybe this is what the hotel wants, but it was really sad to see. At a hotel like that, you expect above and beyond service, but what we received was service you might get from a motel. As much as I loved the property, i'd have to think long and hard about coming back because of it.

First trip to Acapulco
sjaramillo702, Las Vegas, Nevada
Mon Nov 13 07:29:40 EST 2017
This property is huuuuge and has some awesome amenities for families and or just couples on honeymoon. Loved the lobby area with the open air so you can see the ocean, the aztec ruin theme and the cool water features. The front desk service was very accommodating and had a nice check in even though we made it late from our flight. The bellman followed us to our room and made sure we had all we needed. The room was a good size and the furniture was average and could use some updating. The bed was firm and pillows kind of flat. The outlets plugs were either hidden or in an odd place where you had to charge devices on the floor or on a chair. Loved our view of the pools and ocean. The grounds are well kept. Visited the spa shop. It was a busy Saturday and they were all booked up for a wedding. Cafe Chocolat was great for on the go food and coffee beverages. Tavola was a delight to eat at. Went on a slow night and the Chef came out and spoke to all the tables dining. They had a lovely local red wine selection. We enjoyed the the Chef specials of the night shrimp fettuccine and salmon ravioli and then split a decadent tiramisu for dessert. One complaint I have was that on the last night I had ordered room service and asked for a chicken caesar salad and hamburger. Husband enjoyed the hamburger. However the salad made my stomach messed up for the last week. A friend that traveled with us but had a separate room had the same issue. We both ordered the same exact salad at the same time. Other than that we enjoyed our trip to Acapulco.

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