Located on the main bypass road—the Libramiento—Hotel Perico is only five minutes drive either east to Chapala or west to Ajijic. At the end of the bypass road, just two miles away on the way to Ajijic, is a large Walmart. Across the road a new mall and movie theatre has opened.
A wide variety of stores and businesses are located between Chapala and Ajijic, including supermarkets catering to the expat population.
Guadalajara, Mexico’s second largest city, is about a 45-minute drive to the city center. Guadalajara international airport is a 30-minute drive from Hotel Perico.