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Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas

3.5 of 5 Carretera a Punta de Mita Km 8.3, Punta de Mita 63729, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to Rancho Banderas. We were in an ocean view room (110) and spent each morning eating breakfast on the balcony, watching the waves break on the shore, boats leave for the day and pelicans search for fish. The resort is quiet, the staff is friendly and helpful, the food at Peppers (where we ate dinner)... More 

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Osceola, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We love this resort. Every time we go, we are welcomed home. The staff is super friendly and do a wonderful job of making sure you have everything you need for the most relaxing vacation ever. Our favorites include Carmen in the Spa, Alberto at the front desk, plus Aberto, Martin, Guermo and many more of the experienced wait staff.... More 

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Old Forge, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This little spot on Banderas Bay was the best vacation ever. My best friend and I rented a car as it is a few miles away from any kind of entertainment. The reason that we picked this resort was the small size and the quiet atmosphere for total relaxation. Never had a problem getting a chair and umbrella at the... More 

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Sedro Woolley, Washington
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a reservation snafu that could have sent us on our way home, Gustavo and Alberto at the front desk did a heroic job saving the day. Our stay there ended up being wonderfully relaxing. It was great to see that many of our favorite restaurant staff members still work there...Alberto, Martin, & Guermo. They always greeted us with welcoming... More 

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Albany, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are many things to love about Rancho Banderas: it is literally right on the beach. The beach is about a mile and a half in two directions, and it is beautiful. We had an ocean view room (almost all the two bedroom suites are ocean view) with a huge balcony. We ate breakfast on the balcony and watched the... More 

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Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is 45 minutes from the airport. I needed to leave early 5:00am but when I came to front desk no one was there! The security guard was the one who helped me check-out I almost missed my plane

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Dear guest, thank you for your feedback! We are always striving to make guests' stays as comfortable as possible so we truly apologize for the delay in the check out procedure on the day of your departure. Our general manager is personally following up on this matter and taking the necessary measures to avoid this from happening again. We really... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights at this beautiful, relatively small resort at the end of our 2 week trip in the Puerto Vallarta area. After all the hustle bustle at our first 2 resorts, one in the hotel zone and one in the Mismaloya area; we found Rancho Banderas to be a romantic way for us to end our vacation. It... More 

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Kansas City
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lot of what is written is true. There are lots of steps, no elevators, rooms older - but CLEAN, only one EXCELLENT restaurant - windy road at night to La Cruz or Bucerias, not huge pool area...but it is a small resort, beach long and private when the tide is out, not lots of shady spots (yes they need... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can not see this resort from the road. It is very secluded. It is a small resort with only 49 units. The staff are very friendly. The grounds are well kept. The all-inclusive plan is very worth getting. There is only one restaurant and the food is good. The four tier infinity pool is beautiful. The furniture in our... More 

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Flint Hill, Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I just returned from a week at Rancho and are trying to figure out how to do it again ASAP! Our one bedroom was spacious and nicely laid out, as many have said in their reviews, the couch could have been comfier. The beach was fabulous, scenic, great waves. The staff at this place are a hard... More 

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Additional Information about Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas

Address: Carretera a Punta de Mita Km 8.3, Punta de Mita 63729, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Punta de Mita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas 3.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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