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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The name says it. The ammenities and warm smiles everywhere at the resort made for a relaxing family vacation. The activites staff (Horacio and team) were great. There were plenty of good food choices and the service was always excelent, particularly Antonio and the team at the fine-dining reservation restaurant. Stay up for nightime flaming Spanish coffee in the lobby... More 

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Thank Mark B
Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mark, First of all, I want to thank you for choosing Friendly Vallarta as your vacation destination and for leaving us your review. We are happy to know that you had a great time and that our staff made sure you felt like home! That is our main goal. We look forward to having you back soon! More 

Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My room was on 10th floor. Great location. I could see forever and far enough from the pool actives to enjoy. Resort looks just like the pictures. I had a great time. Very clean. Sheets changed daily! All the staff was friendly-YES, very helpful and eager to help. Did I mention that I do not speak Spanish? Only a little... More 

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Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear Brownm2, Thank you so much for choosing Friendly Vallarta as your vacation destination and for sharing your experience with us. We are more than happy to know that you had a great time. At Friendly our main goal is to provide the most personalised and friendliest service of all, but most importantly to make you feel at home. We... More 

Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriends Susan, Denise and I stayed at Friendly Hotel the last week of August. We traveled from Austin, Texas. It was an amazing experience at this hotel, the employees made our staying very pleasant; great customer service and the rooms very clean! Thank you Christian Rodriguez for your great service!! we look forward to go back to Friendly next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the hotel sept 02 to sept 05 ...Sept 02 was my birthday after a wondering question when I get my room they upgrade it to an amazing view it make may day even better.I decided to do this trip alone and I can say it was a greatt time everybody in the hotel are like the name... More 

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Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lily A, Thank you so much for choosing us to spend such an important celebration as your birthday, we feel honoured. We are so happy to know that you had a great time and that all our staff went above and beyond to make sure that your stay was a special one. We want you to consider us your... More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in Friendly this August and Friendly is a small description of how they treat you in this hotel. Everyone always have a big smile and are willing to make you vacations great. Cristian from guest service is always going up and down but will always make sure you are happy. Love this hotel!!

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Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear Reginaldm2, Thank you so much for staying with us and for leaving us your review. We are happy to know that you had a great time and that Cristian made sure you felt at home. We look forward to having you back and we want you to consider Friendly as your home in Puerto Vallarta. See you soon! More 

Vista, California
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted a quick getaway for our 30th anniversary, to relax, not too much craziness or noise. We found that at Friendly Vallarta! The staff was very friendly and accommodating, always smiling and the service was great. I will say - we never saw the concierge, but the front desk was able to help us with reservations outside the resort.... More 

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Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lisa, It is an honour for us that you chose us to celebrate for such an important celebration as your 30th anniversary. We are pleased to know that you had a great vacation and that you enjoyed everything Friendly has to offer. Our main goal is to provide the most personalised and friendliest service of all. We want you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stayed here for a week on a last minute vacation this summer and I am pleased to say that it was a lovely stay! The entire staff was so knowledgeable and kind which made the trip so much more enjoyable! Cristian, in particular, really went out of his way to make us comfortable and happy, always... More 

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Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear Inaara n, We are so pleased to have hosted your family vacation and are happy to read that you had a great time. Thank you for sharing your experience and for recognising the hard work of Cristian, as him, all of our staff goes above and beyond to make sure that you feel at home. We look forward to... More 

Salem, Oregon, United States
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5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were not that thrilled with the food, or the poor communication (everything is in Spanish), however the staff, facilities, and closeness to the beach were amazing. Our concierge Cristian was so friendly and helpful (he spoke good English lol). He even purchased a souvenir for me AFTER we left the resort and is mailing it to me in which... More 

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Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear seehorse1986, First of all, I want to thank you for staying with us and for leaving us your comments. It is very important for us to know everything that our guests think so we can be able to provide the service you deserve. Thank you as well for recognising the hard work of our staff, their only satisfaction is... More 

Edmonton, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to resort with family and daughters boyfriend for a get away. We found this resort met our satisfaction as staff were happy to assist us, food contained everything needed and we were happy with the bar drinks. We have spent time at other resorts and sure you can get better, more modern resorts if you want to pay double... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I are returning travellers who went to the Friendly Vallarta the beginning of August for one week. We returned because we knew that the staff are friendly (just like the hotel name suggests) and for it's location (there's a plaza one block away were you can buy anything...one store in particular is like a Walmart and it's... More 

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Friendly V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta Resort, responded to this review

Dear TigerlilyToronto, Thank you so much for your preference and for coming back to this, you home, Friendly Vallarta. Thank you as well for sharing your experience with us, it is a pleasure to know that one more time you had a wonderful time. We appreciate all your comments and your congratulations to our staff. Each one of them works... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the best all-inclusive vacations in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with the friendliest hotel! Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa offers incredible location in the hotel zone and a wide range of fun experiences. Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa is located in one of the most precious bays of the Mexican Pacific, with a unique location in front of the beach, in the heart of the hotel area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Friendly Vallarta Resort

Address: Km 2.5 Blvd. Francisco Medina Ascencio, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico (Formerly Friendly Hola Vallarta Resort and Spa)
Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: $132 - $415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Friendly Vallarta Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 218
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Also Known As:
Hola Puerto Vallarta Club & Spa
Hola Vallarta
Hola Puerta Vallarta
Hola Hotel Puerto Vallarta
Hola Puerto Vallarta Resort
Hola Club Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Hola Vallarta
Hola Resort Puerto Vallarta
Hola Club Spa Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Style:
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#13 Family Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#17 Business Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#21 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
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