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Hotel Riu Vallarta

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

This was our second year at the Riu Vallarta. We travelled as a family of 5 (4 adults and 1 child) with Thomson Holidays 13th August - 28th August. First the Dreamliner is not all its cracked up to be, we paid for extra leg room seats and they were awful. The Cabin Crew were not interested whatsoever and for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed last October. It was WONDERFL! The buffet was always well stocked and restaurant staff was super friendly. The swim up bar was big for us!!! The had little booths in the water with table which was awesome!!! Carlos our swim up bartender was the best! His drinks were always delicious and his pina coladas were on point. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just had a fantastic 2 weeks holiday at riu Vallarta staff, food, drinks, entertainment were all very good the staff could not have done any more there was always plenty of sun loungers around the pool. hotel was very clean inside and out I prefer that now you can just turn up to Steakhouse or any other restaurants with out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just returned from our holiday here and really enjoyed it. Check in was very quick and we were greeted with a glass of fruitty cocktail. The bellboy brought our bags to our room. The room was spacious and clean. Our balcony overlooked the plaza of the hotel and we had a sea view that was nice. Maids clean... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited as a family of four, with our two sons aged 12 and 15. This hotel is big, and when we visited probably at full capacity. This made the pool area very busy and difficult to find beds, unless you join the herds who get up at silly o'clock and reserve the beds and brollies (which is against hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived at this hotel in july and its very impressive, the checking in was very fast and simple with a nice drink on arrival. Rooms were lovely with mini bar and optics, air conditioning very good and we were on 7th floor and what a view. From our balcony we could see the beach, the bright lights of Puerto Vallarta... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Rui Vallarta for two weeks in August. The hotel it's self is lovely and couldn't be cleaner. There is always maids out cleaning the hallways and grounds. We were upgraded to a suit and it was worth it the room was always cleaned and we had great views of the pools and sea. The food is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I did enjoy my visit. However not the best resort if you are traveling alone. The food was good and the rooms were fine. The staff were wonderful couldn't do enough to help. The restaurant by the ocean was wonderful and served a great 3 course meal in the evening. Breakfast was also excellent. This is a wonderful place for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved this hotel! The staff were great and nothing was any trouble. The surroundings were beautiful and the there was plenty going on for every family member. We enjoyed massages on the beach and in the spa. Both were incredible and topped off with a sneaky glass of all inclusive champagne!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just returned from hotel Riu Vallarta and must say I was very impressed with the hotel.Check in was the fastest I have ever known,staff couldn't do enough to help you a,room was clean and well equipped with fully stocked Mimi bar,coffee maker and optics. The gardens were always kept neat and tidy and the pools were always welcoming with plenty... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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-story building * 3 km / 1.86 miles from various shops * 13 km / 8 miles from the airport * 1 km / 0.62 miles from Flamingos Golf Club * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Vallarta

Address: Av de Los Cocoteros s/n | Lote Hotelero G, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta
Price Range: $146 - $511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Vallarta 3.5*
Number of rooms: 445
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Also Known As:
Riu Vallarta Hotel Nuevo Vallarta
Riu Vallarta Nuevo
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#10 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#11 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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