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Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico

4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Av. de los Cocoteros, Lote Hotelero G | Nuevo Vallarta - Nayarit, 63732, Mexico
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Ranked #18 of 82 hotels in Riviera Nayarit
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is gorgeous with the perfect beach on the warmest ocean imaginable. The beautiful pools offered nearly constant entertainment, but we couldn't tear ourselves away from the ocean waves. Early June was a bit warm, and of course, ocean-side was quite humid, but all in all it was a wonderful trip. We had only a couple of concerns. First,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent two weeks here to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary and we most definitely were not disappointed. It is a long flight but well worth the travel - the hotel is amazing. Spoilt for choice with regard to the food - quality and choice truly spectacular. Staff are extremely friendly and the service is excellent - highly recommend this hotel.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico is wonderful gem in the heart of Riviera Nayarit. The hotel's staff, hospitality, kindness, generosity, and compassion is what makes this place memorable. From the rooms to the lobby, bars, (especially "Sports Bar") from 3pm-11pm it is fantastic. The hotel's restaurants and buffet are perfect for any craving you can desire. (Especially "Krystal" Fusion). Book it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great hotel and holiday to boot, with plenty of positives throughout the hotel. Reception: A very grand reception area with a fantastic Chandelier hanging up in the middle of the hall. Reception staff were very helpful and we were checked in within 5 minutes. Room: We were on the top floor overlooking the garden area, but with a partial... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at the a RIU Palace from the 9th to the 23rd August. What a fantastic hotel. Attention to detail. Very clean. They never stop cleaning Food omg. So nice, too much to choose from. The surf and Turf. Out of this world. The Japanese.. Gold star. The staff. Tomas the waiter. My favourite. Always there with my morning cup... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our 6th consecutive year vacationing in Mexico at an all-inclusive. The RIU Palace Pacifico was a very pleasant revelation considering the disappointment we had last year at a resort on the Riviera Maya. The RIU was spotless. Every nook and cranny gleamed with cleanliness. Staff was plentiful, hard working and incredibly friendly. From the front desk upon check... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotel was well maintained, the staff work really hard and u do feel like royalty as u never have to leave ur seat at night or at the pool, room service great but never filled up the fridge with the beer u used and never filled the coffees machine up so always had to ring room service, Mexican restaurNt fabulous,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic resort. From the unbelievable gardens and architecture to the 5 star restaurant buffet - this is a truly amazing hotel. Marlene at Sunwing was very helpful in booking our stay and on the ground in Puerto Vallarta, you could not get a better hotel rep than Javier who was SUPER helpful with any questions that we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just returned from 2 weeks at the Riu Palace Pacifico and we certainly had a nice relaxing, enjoyable stay. The PP is a good 4-star hotel, but it's certainly not a 5-star as advertised (or "Premier Plus" as Thompson advertised it). Hotel Common Areas: This is easy: beautiful & well maintained. Walking around the hotel is a pleasurable experience... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the hotel for 2 weeks until 14th Aug 2014. Our room was above the theatre so quite noisy when the show was on at night but otherwise fine. Amazing service from our housekeeping staff. Wonderful towel swans, octopus etc daily & very thorough cleaning service. Lots of clean towels every day. The food & staff in the... More

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Address: Av. de los Cocoteros, Lote Hotelero G | Nuevo Vallarta - Nayarit, 63732, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico 4*
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Riu Palace Pacifico Hotel Riviera Nayarit
Riu Palace Pacifico Nuevo Vallarta

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* 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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