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Renting a car is not necessary as there are plenty of taxis to hail down when you need to get around. There are buses as well, which may be a great option when visiting nearby locations like the beach or neighboring communities. For more detailed contact information, check out http://bit.ly/gCCBAV
I think your best bet is to hop a water taxi across the bay to Playa Las Gatas, a nearby beach with good snorkeling and gear rental. Here you'll find a pre-colonial era underwater barrier, allegedly built by an indigenous chieftain so his children would have a safe place to swim! Water taxis, called pangas, leave from the main pier in downtown Zihuatanejo.