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St. Albert, Canada
Reviewed February 29, 2016

Very clean, smaller resort. Very friendly staff in all of the venues, especially Erik in the buffet. Nice location with beautiful beachfront. Visited with my family of 5 and everyone raved about the food options and quality of the choices. Very fun entertainment daily and in the evenings at the theatre. our rooms overlooked the theatre at the back of...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear Brian L, Thank you for your great review. I am so pleased you had a wonderful and memorable family vacation. I am happy to see that you enjoyed the entertainment and cuisine, the team will be so happy to hear their hard work and efforts made your holiday unforgettable. I hope to welcome you back again very soon so...

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed February 29, 2016

We returned to the Occidental Grand for another relaxing and much needed vacation this January. As many have mentioned, this resort is a nice size and has a great location with the best stretch of beach along the strip. All the conveniences such as the shopping center are a short walk away, with bus service to PV or Bucerias available...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear Keegs J, Thank you for your exceptional review. I am very proud to see so many names of our team in your compliments. I can see that they took extra care to ensure every moment of your holiday was unforgettable. I know when I share this with them today they will be very happy. Our guest's satisfaction is always...

port alberni
Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

We visited the occidental grand in February with my son,daughter in law and our grand baby. The weather was great All the staff were very friendly and were very helpful. We wanted a room close to our son so no problem .they did their best to accommodate. We were only there a week but the buffet was very good and...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear merrit girl, I would like to thank you for your great review. It is wonderful to see that you had a very memorable and relaxing family holiday at Occidental Grand. I can assure you that you will notice very positive changes in regards to the feedback you have provided us with of areas we can make improvements to. I...

Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed February 29, 2016

This resort is set on a wonderful beach where you can walk for a long distance. It is clean, the staff are very friendly and helpful and most speak very good English, the food is great and there are activities to do all day long by the pool or on the beach if you are interested. There are three pools...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear Lady12322, Thank you for your excellent review. I am so pleased to see you great compliments of the resort and surrounding area. I know our future guests will find this positive feedback very valuable for when they arrive with us. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back again very soon. Thank you again for your excellent review....

red deer
Reviewed February 28, 2016

Overall a good experience in a great location. The staff are friendly and helpful , the food was good for the most part with a reasonable amount of variety and the beach was nice. The beach had a sandy bottom with medium sized waves most of the time. One issue is the water is not clear so you should really...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear runforest, Thank you for your positive review. I am very pleased you were able to enjoy the resort and all it has to offer as well as the surround area. It is always a pleasure to hear when our guests have a wonderful experience, I will be sure to share your comments with the team today. I hope that...

Parker, Colorado
Reviewed February 27, 2016

Traveled with Apple vacations from Feb 2 to Feb 8.. Apple vacations always is a great source for vacation travel. We have traveled with Apple at least 15 times and we never had a problem. The resort is very clean and beautiful. WIFI is pretty spotty. If you stand by the brown and beige sofas in the lobby, you can...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear Mich W, Thank you for your great, detailed review. I am so pleased to see what a wonderful experience you had with us. It is always such a pleasure when our guests get to fully enjoy all we have to offer. I know when I share your review with the team today they will be so happy. I would...

Reviewed February 27, 2016

If you are looking for a quiet place to get away...this may be the place! We are first club vacation club members and this is the first time to Puerto Vallarta area. Nuevo vallarta is completely different than Puerto Vallarta in that there is nothing to do but eat, drink and enjoy the beach. Jorge Cuevas was our beach bartender...always...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear Mary H, Thank you for your great review. I am so pleased to see that you had such a wonderful experience during your holiday, and that our team member Jorge was able to make it an unforgettable experience. I know when I share your compliments with him today, he will be very thankful. It will be our pleasure to...

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed February 27, 2016

The rooms are very nice but no internet just in the lobby if you can get on. It was very relaxing the staff very friendly especially Gabriala at the buffet. The food was wonderful. Love the all adult pool. Just wished that there was more umbrellas. The chairs at the adult pool very comfortable.

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear Mona B, Thank you for your great review. I am very pleased to see that you had a wonderful and memorable experience during your holiday. I will be sure to share your compliments with Gabriela today, she will be very happy to hear. I hope that you will be returning soon for another exciting trip. Sincerely, Sr. Rodolfo Pacheco...

Windham, New Hampshire
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Amazing place to visit. Clean, secure with great amenities. The staff takes great pride in the facility and your enjoyment. Jorge Cueva in the First Club is an absolute treasure. Ricardo and Esther in the Royal Club are talented and happy hosts. Manuel is the Mexican restaurant is tremendous as well. The activities staff work tirelessly to ensure your happiness....

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear kdogherty, Thank you for your excellent review. Ricardo, Esther and Jimmy send many thanks for your wonderful compliments, they were so happy to hear of them today. We hope that you and your family will be returning soon for another very memorable vacation experience. Thank you again for your excellent review. Sincerely, Sr. Rodolfo Pacheco General Manager

Reviewed February 26, 2016

This was our first time at the Occidental Grand however we have stayed at several Barceló's throughout Mexico in the past and have always been pleased with there wonderful attention to service. We purchased the Royal Club package and upgraded to a studio suite upon arrival. The food, staff, entertainment, beach and food were wonderful. A special thanks to Jorge...

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Rodolfo P, General Manager at Occidental Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear Ed L, Thank you for your great review. It is always so wonderful to know that we have made our guests stay very memorable and were able to give them a relaxing holiday. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your special anniversary amenity, it was a pleasure to ensure that you had a special welcome. I hope...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The all-inclusive Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta is the ideal hotel for families, couples, and friends looking to enjoy a fun vacation on the Pacific shores of Mexico. Recently renovated, Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta has been updated with the latest modern amenities and technology to ensure a pleasant stay. The hotel is situated on one of the most beautiful beaches in the Riviera Nayarit, minutes from the Nuevo Vallarta shopping center and the best stores and restaurants in the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Nuevo Vallarta

Address: Paseo de los Cocoteros No. 18 | Villa 8 Fracc. Nautico Turistico, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico (Formerly Barcelo Occidental Nuevo Vallarta)
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta
Price Range: $154 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Occidental Nuevo Vallarta 4*
Number of rooms: 274
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Also Known As:
Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta Hotel Nuevo Vallarta
Occidental Allegro Hotel Nuevo Vallarta
Nuevo Vallarta Occidental Allegro Hotel
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#9 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#9 Luxury Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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“Bottom floor rooms with the little patio are great!! We got one facing the garden area instead of the pool area. Nice and quiet.”
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“Rooms toward the center of the hotel have a full-on view of the sunset. Of course, you can see it from the beach, too.”
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