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Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico

4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Av. de los Cocoteros, Lote Hotelero G, 63732, Mexico
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Ranked #15 of 82 hotels in Riviera Nayarit
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pros: Nice hotel Nice pool Great beach Great pool and restaurant staff Cons: Ocean water on cool side A la carte restaurants are very average Laundry service a bust We went to Pacifico from April 4th to April 11th for a post winter vacation. The hotel is quite spectacular in design. The grounds and pool are well kept. Both buffet... More

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Saukville, Wisconsin
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We usually stay at the Riu hotels in Cancun so this was the first time visiting this area. The staff was very accommodating but the food did not have the selection or quality that we experienced in February at the Riu Palace Penninsula and became boring after a week. However the service in the restaurant was wonderful. We frequently had... More

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Elgin, Illinois
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I just returned from the Riu for the second time. Our experience last year was terrific, this year, not so good. From having to save pool chairs at 5:00 am to noisy, obnoxious, rude, inconsiderate spring breakers and that was just the parents... to having a theft in our room which was not handled by the hotel... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel (all inclusive) was great, food was good, we even got upgraded to a oceanfront suite with Jacuzzi. Pleasant surprise. However the housekeeping left a lot to be desired. Room was not done til at least 5pm, one day not at all. Coffee carafe in room was taken from the room and didn't notice til next morning when I was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

my wife and I were at this resort april 5th thru the 12th. we enjoyed it and would recommend it. real pretty resort, not to big or to small. it was running at full capacity, but never felt crowded, I quess my only complaint was my fault. we used apple vacations and chose the cheapest garden view room, well we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I only selected very good because good was not an option. Yes, the resort is above average, but it's not very good. The rooms are small and the food leaves much to be desired. The shows were not very good at all. The beach at the resort was very disappointing. On the upside, the pool was very nice and the... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel in Apr, 2014. The resort is OK but does not deliver the value commensurate to Price. We stayed at Dreams in Rivera Maya last so my review is based on Riu palace vs Dreams. Overall we would stay at Dreams in future. Bracelet: Biggest pain you have to wear a bracelet and it was a... More

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Chester, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The resort was very clean and nice. They need to offer more time slots for their special restaurants. We loved the pool area and beach. We would definitely go back to this resort. They could use a bathroom closer to the pool area. Overall, our experience was great.

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Western Colorado
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16 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at several Riu Palaces in the past and that spoils one into always wanting what you get at the Palace and so you always try to stay at another Palace in any new area you visit that has one. I introduced this to three friends traveling with me as the best way to enjoy this trip and... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a week at Riu Palace. I have zero complaints and cannot wait to go back. I am sure all the staff is amazing but Victor was the greatest server ever. He took such good care of us at the pool, before dinner, and even in the theater during the shows. Don't miss the 10:00 shows. They... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico

Address: Av. de los Cocoteros, Lote Hotelero G, 63732, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit
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 ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Riviera Nayarit
#10 Luxury Hotel in Riviera Nayarit
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Riviera Nayarit
#10 Romantic Hotel in Riviera Nayarit
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Riviera Nayarit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
* In Riviera Nayarit, overlooking the Pacific Ocean * Located on Playa de Flamingos beach, 2 km / 1.5 miles from Nuevo Vallarta * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 9-storey building * 5 km / 3.1 miles from various shops * 13 km / 8 miles from the airport * 1 km / 0.6 miles from Flamingos Golf Club * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Pacifico Hotel Riviera Nayarit
Riu Palace Pacifico Nuevo Vallarta
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