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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2015

We stayed at riu palace pacifico, for extra money stay at "the palace" you get better service,hotel,facilities,food,premium brand drinks,fillet steak,lobster and much more. If you wish you can still visit this hotel if you are staying in "the palace"all inclusive except evening meal.

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3 Thank richard h
Saskatoon, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2015

had another great stay at Riu Vallarta. very friendly staff, the waitress we had every morning had our table for 12 ready every morning with our baileys, water and juice. Best service we have ever had. Clean rooms, great food. The shows were very good. loved the crazy games at the pool. will be going back next year!

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8 Thank wwiebe323
Southern Poland, Poland
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93 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Yes, I have to give 5 stars again, but few things were pretty bad. 1. If you do not like noisy holiday, please go immediately to the reception and ask for outisde room with mountain view. Hotel was build in C letter faced to the West. Inside the letter C is very noisy every night and limited sun and limited... More 

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Londdon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

12 of us 2 weeks So for the delay in posting but I hope this helps we returned 1st week in December The Dreamliner had plenty of choice of films on your own touch screen tv , they provide 2 pin earphones ,the seats were spacious . Food was nice we had chicken pasta for lunch which was very cheesy... More 

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12 Thank Krazykaz21
chicago
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

This was a family vacation, stayed for 9 nights back in October. Husband and I traveled with our 2 children, ages 9 and 3. The hotel is in a very nice secluded and safe area, far from restaurants, night life or shops. It's a good 15-20 min drive from Vallarta. We did not mind at all because we had a... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

Me and my wife stayed at the Riu Vallarta for 1 week early January. First trip to Puerto Vallarta and second visit to a Riu resort. We loved it. The area is very nice, food & drinks are good, beach is awesome, grounds kept up nicely, staff generally friendly and helpful. The value you get from staying at a Riu... More 

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10 Thank Michael N
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Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

Hotel was nice , clean , very nice beach . On the hotel strip . Far from vallarta. Inexpensive cab ride from bucerias,which is a must day trip . Food was 7.5 out of 10 . Would have like if they had palapas on the beach for some shade in the peek sun hours . A bit too big for... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Just got back from here. Never met such rude staff. Food was disgusting. Dinning room was always messy. Was absolute chaos. Clothes smelt after you came out. Hotel is so far away from every thing. Pain in the back side when you did go out. Beach was not very nice. Very hit and miss for filling your fridge up in... More 

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7 Thank kim648
England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2015

WOW!! We went in November, reading all the reviews made us unsure how the holiday was going to be........but we got there and the hotel was amazing, staff polite, helpful and so friendly. The food was delicious. The room was perfect. Some reviews said not a lot to do! This is incorrect there are so many activities to do and... More 

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6 Thank Tori321
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We were having a good holiday, the resort was pretty nice and the food wasn't bad. This was until our room was broken into on our second last night and all of the money we had in our wallets was stolen. The hotel said that the door to the room didn't appear to be tampered with and therefore we will... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Spa
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* In Riviera Nayarit, overlooking the Pacific Ocean * Located on Playa de Flamingos beach, 2 km / 1.5 miles from Nuevo Vallarta * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 9-story building * 3 km / 1.86 miles from various shops * 13 km / 8 miles from the airport * 1 km / 0.62 miles from Flamingos Golf Club * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Vallarta

Address: Av de Los Cocoteros s/n | Lote Hotelero G, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta
Price Range: ₹ 11,447 - ₹ 18,713 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Vallarta 3.5*
Number of rooms: 445
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Also Known As:
Riu Vallarta Hotel Nuevo Vallarta
Riu Vallarta Nuevo
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#10 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#11 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#11 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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