(“The Cross of Huanacaxtle – a type of wood”) is a Mexican fishing village situated on the Pacific Ocean’s Bahía de Banderas in the state of Nayarit. It is situated approximately 25 km from Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco. The town name comes from a cross that is made of Huanacaxtle wood which is located at the town’s entrance. La Cruz de Huanacaxtle is an enchanting Mexican village located as the epicenter of the Riviera Nayarit. With its location an equal distance from the world class resort city of Punta de Mita and Puerto Vallarta. Philo’s La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Real Estate offers the perfect spot to retire in Mexico or buy a second home in Mexico. Over the past several years, FONATUR, Mexico’s development agency has invested heavily in La Cruz by building a world class and sophisticated marina completed in 2008, which is located in the heart of the village called Marina Riviera, capable of handling vessels of all sizes up to 400 feet in length.
The marina is beautifully built into the natural and breathtaking La Cruz de Huanacaxtle coastline. Over the years, Philo’s La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Real Estate has seen unprecedented growth in real estate appreciation. Since the village has placed tight controls on what type of developments may be built and where they may be built, real estate has grown sensibly and tastefully. Grupo Real del Mar has led the way in terms of responsible and sustainable developments…Real del Mar, Alamar, Punta Esmeralda and La Joya Huanacaxtle. With a keen focus to build it communities in an eco- friendly manner with plentiful green spaces, Grupo Real del Mar has set the standard for the future of real estate in La Cruz.
The village of La Cruz is a great place to explore. The town square is a block off the Riviera Nayarit Marina and within walking distance of the town square there are numerous shops, galleries, gourmet restaurants, seaside bistros and lots of live music. Since the Marina is also a short walk away, it is easy to charter a boat to fish in our incredible bay. For golfers, we boast seven world class golf clubs within 25 kilometers of La Cruz de Huanacaxtle.
If you are looking for a true Mexican town La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Real Estate offers modern infrastructure and services in a true Mexican town. Many foreigners have turned La Cruz de Huanacaxtle into their home creating a blooming expat community that’s filled with friendly faces. The village is a short distance to both Bucerias and Puerto Vallarta with larger box stores, design services and services.
The town was founded in the 1930s by the Chavez family. The Chavez family still maintains a mango orchard on the outskirts of town. The Blanca family was also one of the original settlers of La Cruz as it is locally known. They, too, remain residents. All information about La Cruz de Huanacaxtle courtesy of Wikipedia.