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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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San Diego, California
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Some people seem to have had a great time here, but there is an underlying current of negativity at this TIMESHARE resort. Owners at the resort seem to be being pushed out in favor of guests that book rooms in what is advertised as an all-suite hotel. Several owners complained to us about this. In addition, guests are pressured to... More 

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MarivalResorts, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for reviewing us! We appreciate your feedback as it helps us to improve and we always take it into serious consideration. We are glad you found the staff to be cordial and helpful. Rancho offers rooms for rent as well as space for our Timeshare members. Owners and regular guests are both very important to us... More 

Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This small, quiet resting place sits on a secluded stretch of beach 30km from the madness of Nuevo Vallarta. looking both ways from my balcony, within a range of app 3 km, I see 5 people walking the beach. They are outnumbered by many times by the pelicans fishing just off shore. The waves are crashing, and calling me to... More 

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Queretaro, Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Rancho Banderas for the third time. The first 2 times were day pass only, but this last time it was for 5 days to celebrate the new year 2015. We were not disappointed, it was all we were hoping for! The room (#407) was perfectly clean and everything was working just perfectly well. The room has a... More 

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White Rock, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have travelled to Puerto Vallerta area many times and got tired of the large hotel atmosphere so this vacation we decided to try a smaller resort located south of Punta Mita. It was perfect place for relaxation, very casual atmosphere and quiet. We purchased the all inclusive plan when we booked our stay and highly recommend all inclusive option,... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

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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MarivalResorts, Marketing & Social Media at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

Dear traveler, thank you for reviewing our hotel! We are glad you enjoyed our fantastic location and friendly staff. We strive to provide the best experience during our guests stay. We apologize for the inconvenience you may have felt when someone entered your villa at midnight. According to the investigation, Security determined that no one entered the villa using a... More 

Osceola, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

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
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

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
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

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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Coupeville, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

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 December 5, 2014

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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MarivalResorts, Marketing & Social Media at Rancho Banderas Vacation Villas, responded to this review

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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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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