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Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas

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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
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Peoria, Arizona
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here with my husband and another couple for an anniversary getaway. It was the perfect choice. A much smaller resort with a true Mexico vibe that is in a super quiet area and located on the most beautiful beach in the bay (according to the locals). The resort itself if absolutely beautiful with tropical landscape, and the most gorgeous... More 

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MarivalResorts, Director General at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear azparkerfamily, Thank you for choosing Rancho Banderas for this couples getaway with your loved one and friends. We really appreciate the nice comments you posted on this site regarding your last stay with us. Your review really enhances the whole team spirit and make us work even harder to keep the standards and offering always the best vacation experiences.... More 

San Diego, California
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33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Gorgeous. Off the beaten path. Stayed in room tres once (311). Overlooking the pool in a tropical, Cliffside ocean location. Staff very nice and knows the area very well. Happy hour - 2 for 1 - every day from 2p - 6p. Restaurant on site and wonderful place for a wedding. June - September is off season, humid. Lots of... More 

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MarivalResorts, Director General at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear 619SDGirl, Thank you for sharing your nature and paradise experience here, at Punta de Mita in Riviera Nayarit. We feel very pleased to know that you had a wonderful time with us and could enjoy all the wonders that our destination offers. Hoping to welcoming you back soon along with your family. Sincerely, Timo Stychin General Manager/ Gerente General... More 

Seaford, Delaware
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

If you are looking for a vacation spot that isn't crowded and feels comfortable, this is it! I have been to Rancho Banderas twice. Both times were wonderful. The resort is small with one pool and one restaurant. The staff begins to remember what you drink, your name and where you like to sit by mid-week, which is so nice.... More 

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MarivalResorts, Director General at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear Cprice9, We love to read satisfied guests, and we feel pleased to read that you had a wonderful time along with your family in the paradise of Punta de Mita in Riviera Nayarit. Thank you for sharing your experience, please be sure that your suggestions will be considered. Thank you for coming back again, we'll be waiting for you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We stayed a weekend in one of the villas facing the beach. The staff is very service minded and professional. We'll definitely love to again if possible. Will strongly recommend this if you are looking for luxury and a cosy all inclusive resort.

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MarivalResorts, Director General at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear Camilla Frost J, Thank you for sharing your comments with other travelers, we feel very pleased to read that you really enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks for standing out our professional service. Thank you for highly recommend us. We'll be looking forward to having you back soon at the paradise of Punta de Mita. Sincerely, Timo Stychin General... More 

Burgaw, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We stayed at RB last week and absolutely loved it. We prefer smaller resorts and smaller towns and this was exactly what we hoped for. Rented a car from Gecko (great price and pick up drop off at airport included). We had a very nice room - top floor overlooking pool and ocean. Everyone on staff was very friendly and... More 

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MarivalResorts, Director General at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie G, Thank you for choosing Rancho Banderas, we love your review, as you really could picture what Rancho is all about... relaxing, quiet, trips exploring and small towns nearby. Thank you for sharing your experience. Sincerely, Timo Stychin General Manager/ Gerente General Rancho Banderas® All Suite Resort More 

Toledo, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We've stayed here almost every year since they opened and always look forward to going back. The resort is small, well kept and grounds are beautiful,, excellent service and lots of activities It's in an excellent location far from the crowds but close enough to he go into some of the surrounding towns. We love that the beach is uncrowded... More 

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MarivalResorts, Director General at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear Funsize63, Thank you for being such a loyal guest! Knowing that you are coming year after year to enjoy our beautiful beach, grounds, facilities and warm service, is what keep us very motivated to offer you the best vacation experiences. Thanks for highly recommend us, we hope we can have you back soon at Punta de Mita, your home... More 

Linn, Missouri
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Our third stay. This is our go-to option in Puerto/Nuevo Vallarta area. Recently under new management which introduced an all inclusive option, we are habitually well treated and just love the remoteness of the area. 15-20 minutes from the airport, 30-45 minutes from Viejo Vallarta, this is a small place with mostly an older clientele but if that's what you're... More 

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MarivalResorts, Director General at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear ajprobst, Thank you for your comments posted on TripAdvisor, we love to read that you feel now as a Marival family member as our staff tries very hard to accommodate you and make you feel at home. Thank you for your loyalty and kind words to our destination and staff. Your comments regarding the theme nights and food are... More 

Calgary
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We arrived last Friday, welcomed so nicely and we were able to check in early, thank goodness moving from one resort to another and had perishables that needed to be refrigerated. Beautiful grounds and very well kept up. Food at the restaurant is good but haven't eaten there much. Room service I did not enjoy. BBQ chicken breast was a... More 

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MarivalResorts, General Manager at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear CooTol, Thank you for sharing your experience with us on this site. We feel pleased to know that you enjoyed a great vacation experience and had the opportunity to have long walks on our beautiful beach. We regret the issue you had with the mattress and the A/C, we would have loved a call to try again and solve... More 

Thornton, Colorado
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We've been to Puerto Vallarta twice before, staying in at a resort in PV. Found Rancho Banderas through Interval exchange and were a little concerned about the "remoteness." Believing this to be our last trip to the Banderas Bay area, we wanted to make the most of it and rented a car (rented from Gecko Rentals in Bucerias--100% recommend!) A... More 

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MarivalResorts, General Manager at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear Chris L, Thank you for sharing such a positive review on this site, it is a pleasure to read that you had an awesome time during your stay. Thank you for outstanding the personnel who made your stay even more memorable, comments like yours cheers up the whole team spirit. We would love to have you back soon, in... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We loved our stay at Rancho Banderas. We traded through Interval and were not unhappy with our selection. The room was spacious with local accents but modern mini-kitchen and electronics and A/C in both the bedroom and living room. The balcony had a built in lounge as well as table and chairs. We spent many late afternoons looking out over... More 

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MarivalResorts, General Manager at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear Tiffany N, Thank you for sharing your experience with other travelers, you pictured it perfectly with your afternoons looking the great sunsets and visiting nearby towns. Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We'll be looking forward to have you back soon here, at your home in paradise. Timo Stychin General Manager/ Gerente General... More 

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