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Hotel Riu Vallarta

3.5 of 5 Av de Los Cocoteros S/N | Lote Hotelero G, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just returned from a stay at the RIU Vallarta and was disappointed with the 5 star rating the hotel had. Our room was nice with in-room bar that was refilled every other day. However, there was shampoo dispenser in the bath area but no conditioner or body lotion. The sheer curtain in our room had a cigarette burn in... More 

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Maryland Heights, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved this hotel, did end up with an upgrade not sure how. We were in room 7064, end of tower facing ocean. It had a huge walk in closet, very large bathroom, double sink vanity, extra large shower with room for shelf in it, separate toilet area. Jacuzzi dividing bathroom and bedroom. Nice seating area with couch to chairs and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Myself plus 8 family members stayed at the Riu Puerto Vallarta, Dec 15-22, 2014. What a wonderful time we had!! First of all the resort is nice - not too big, not too small, well maintained and staff very friendly. The staff really go out there way for you and are always smiling and willing to help. I've been to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was our 1 time over there .The hotel, beach, weather, food, & staff were all just amazing everybody over there work so hard I wish they have paid more p/h and people should live more tips for sure !!! So fresh and clean everywhere around! The parachute on the beach is safe and OMG Amazing ! Mexican man named... More 

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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel 10-24 Jan. Flew the Dreamliner through Thomson's. 13 hour flight on the way out, due to the headwinds we went the artic route which was spectacular. Everything at the airport was smooth and easy. Good first impressions when pulling up, though the front isn’t the most attractive part of the hotel and you realise that you... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here over Christmas and New Year and I can honestly say it's one of the best holidays we've ever had. The rooms are spacious and very clean. There's a large balcony with patio furniture and a small clothes dryer. The bathroom has a fixed hairdryer, and soap and towels (lots of towels) are supplied daily. The not-so-mini bar... More 

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sunderland England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our second visit. As we had such a lovely time in September 2014, we decided to return when we had an unexpected opportunity for a trip. The hotel, beach, weather, food, & staff were all just as good as we remembered, BUT this time around it was full to the rafters of loud mouth Americans/Canadians. These people do... More 

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Beds
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel 10-24 Jan. Good first impressions. Airy reception with a quick check in - bags delivered to the room within about 10 minutes. We had a partial sea view room on floor 7. It was a nice room, adequately equipped with two big beds, and twin basins in the bathroom. Unusually, the shower-over-bath worked very well regardless... More 

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Tilbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed 10-24 Jan. Being Diamond card holder asked for upgrade was given master suite. It costs nothing make sure you join the class scheme. The hotel is a great art deco style hotel. The grounds are fantastic the gardeners never stop working. The bar staff work their socks of after one day they remember your order every time. The staff... More 

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minneapolis
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here 1/20-1/26 overall we had an amazing vacation. We travelled with my hubby and two kids 8, and 6. We wanted to have a resort that had fun for kids, decent food and decent pool and beach and fun kids club. We got all of that ! It thought the food was very good to excellent. The buffet... More 

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Address: Av de Los Cocoteros S/N | Lote Hotelero G, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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:
#9 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#10 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#14 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta

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