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Marival Residences & World Spa

4.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Blvd Nuevo Vallarta y Paseo de los Cocoteros no 53, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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Ranked #3 of 24 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Luis L Chula Vista, California
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Chula Vista, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just got back from NPV from a 6 day stay at the Marival Residence Resort with my with and 16 year old teenager. This is a great hotel with pros and cons that are listed below. Pros: 1. Outstanding service by the personnel. 2. Has 3 restaurant on site with excellent cuisine. If you are a discerning eater like I... More

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irvine, ca
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went for the MLK weekend with a few girlfriends, we got the two bedroom suite with ocean view, Large kitchen, living room and dining room, large balcony with unbeatable views of the sunset and sunrise, though I saw more sunsets than rises ;) Check in for some reason took a bit, we sat around, they gave the girls champagne, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It was so worth upgrading from Marival Grand Resort to this resort. The FOOD was excellent everywhere, at the SKY LOUNGE, the Lemongrass by the Pool, and the Italian sit down FINE DINING restaurant. Our Suite was SO GORGEOUS. So comfortable. The pool was amazing. I loved every moment and would definitely recommend anyone to go. It's more quiet than... More

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Vancouver, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am rating the Marival Residences and World Spa here. There are two Marival properties: Marival Residences and World Spa and Marival Resort and Suites Hotel. The reason that Travelocity.ca is half price on this page, is that they are offering Marival Resort and Suites hotel instead of the much superior Marival residences and World Spa. The residences and World... More

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Chicago, IL
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To celebrate my husband’s birthday this year we decided to go to Puerto Vallarta and the Marival Residences and World Spa. Although it is not a small place, it offers a much more boutique feel and the service was wonderful. We were lucky enough to get nonstop flights from Chicago which made the trip all that much smoother. We had... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The villas are beautiful and spacious! Everyone is so friendly there. I highly recommend going over to the Italian restaurant on the other side for an excellent Italian meal. The lasagna was awesome! Many thanks to Jennifer at VIP Vacations for helping us find this excellent resort! The ocean was almost bath water warm in June and you could walk... More

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Portland, Oregon
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned with our 3 kids - 15,13 and 11. We stayed in a penthouse suite with an amazing view of the ocean. The staff were very attentive and always met our needs. Everyone in our family enjoyed the excellent food.

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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I originally had reservations at the Marival Resort and Suites but upon check in we were asked if we wanted to upgrade to a room at Marival Residences and World Spa. I believe this was in response to an email that I had sent a few weeks before our stay inquiring about accommodations for 5 (1 bed... More

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San Diego, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family just returned from our second fabulous vacation at the Residences. Vacation #2 went wonderful again and it is nice to see that the service, quality and experience of the resort has not slipped in the past year. The concierge helped us with everything down to booking our sea lion excursion tour to getting some room items fixed and... More

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Chesterton, Indiana
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great vacation, Great staff, not one single complaint about either Marival property! Service was amazing at both! Will go back for sure! You want to relax and be spoiled for a vacation this is that place to go!

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Address: Blvd Nuevo Vallarta y Paseo de los Cocoteros no 53, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Marival Residences & World Spa 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Marival Vallarta
Marival Club
Grand Marival Nuevo Vallarta
Marival Nuevo Vallarta
Grand Marival Mexico
Nuevo Vallarta Marival
Marival Grand Club Suites Nuevo Vallarta
Marival Grand Hotel
Marival Vacation Club
Club Marival Mexico

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#3 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta #3 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta #3 Luxury Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta #3 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta #3 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta #3 Business Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta #4 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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"There is nothing like the luxurious four diamond all inclusive Marival Residences & World Spa", WINNER OF THE 2012 TRAVELER'S CHOICE AWARDS #1 ALL INCLUSIVE RESORT! Unmatched accommodations, a food and beverage experience in a class by itself, a Free Tour and unlimited free golf at PGA courses are all included!Located in Riviera Nayarit's Nuevo Vallarta, this is the 1st all-inclusive resort to offer luxurious one to four bedroom Residences -- perfect for couples and families alike -- actual homes-away-from-home, spacious and inviting -- 1400 sq ft is the smallest! The all inclusive package is "seriously all inclusive" -- gourmet dining indoors and out, 24/7 room service, international wine bar, rooftop sky lounge and tapas restaurant, a Private full service VIP Beach Club, UNLIMITED rounds of golf at signature champoinship courses. Tour Time- Take One Free! Catamaran Sailing, Sea Lions, Zip Lining, Pueblos, Pub Crawl or City tours… PLUS, additional select tours like Dolphin Encounters from only $30..Romance is always in the air here, and free weddings and special honeymoon bonuses make it a perfect place to celebrate love. Families get the best of all worlds with separate bedrooms for the kids, a full activities program and even free nannies! Top all this off with the unique "world spa" featuring nine different therapy rooms and special treatments from around the world and it's easy to see why this resort is rated the #1 All Inclusive experience.Marival Residences & World Spa -- A world apart, in a class by itself! ... more   less 
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