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Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico

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The 24-hour All Inclusive Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico opens all year round and located in Banderas Bay in Riviera Nayarit on the Pacific coast of Mexico. RIU Palace is the most elegant category in the RIU hotel chain, with hotels that meet the highest standards in terms of luxury, excellence and sophistication, creating a unique experience. The location is ideal due to its proximity to Puerto Vallarta Airport PVR (13 km) and Bucerías (2 km) and invites you to explore the area. The hotel has 445 cozily furnished rooms with free Wi-Fi and offers many amenities. Relax in our spa, or get in shape at the gym. 1 outdoor pool, 1 children's pool. Day and evening entertainment, as well as the Pacha discotheque in the neighboring Hotel Riu Jalisco or Hotel Riu Vallarta. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer live cooking stations at our main restaurant, Japanese and Mexican, Krystal restaurants and Steakhouse, as well as 5 bars.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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This was our 5th visit to Riu Palace Pacifico, we cannot wait to go back! The staff is amazing, they are so friendly and make us feel so welcomed from the minute we walk through the door. We would name all of the staff, but would run out of room on this review. The food is
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Spent Jan.6 through 19 at the hotel , the staff is fantastic , the maid who cleaned our room was Voliber , she was on the 5th floor ,she would leave cute towel animals on the bed, she kept the room super clean and I am picky .The waiters were all friendly and when out of there
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First time to Mexico. Totally chilled myself and husband out loads. Loved all the staff apart from pool bar staff who completely would blank you if they didnt see a tip however ,they didn't realise I tipped every single time the waiters came to me on the sunlounger and I wasnt a
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We had a Junior Suite Oceanview on the 5 th floor of this resort and it was in mint condition. AC was programmable and worked quite well. King bed was very comfortable. The mini bar and fridge were well stocked. Every resort staff were the best of the 12 times we visited the
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This resort is truly lovely, Beautifully maintained, crystal chandeliers, marble floors, truly a plush place to visit. The servers in buffet and bars are very accommodating and seam happy to be there. The entertainment crew were a little less than what I usually find at a
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Cheers senor , I have heard after the 1 st May this year if flying with tui the Mexico exit tax is now included in holiday price which is good has we fly on 16th May. Thanks col
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I agree with senorbobo, also RIU takes a strong stand against spring beakers and discourages them if possible. I have been down at spring break and had very minor if any problems.
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I am sorry to inform you that there are o waterparks close to the hotel. The hotel has activities both in the pool and on the beach from 10 AM until late afternoon. Boogie boards and kayaks are furnished by the hotel free. Snorkeling is not great anywhere on the beach, but there are several day tours dedicated to snorkeling in some very enjoyable places. I don't snorkel so perhaps someone else will pick up this thread and tell you more. Will you go to the top of tis computer page where it lists package holidays, cruises and then 3 dots click under the 3 dots and select travel forum. Ask this question on the travel forum and you should get several inputs.
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Trust Sue C's comments. My wife thinks much the same. If you want convenience the spa at the hotel is great and I have never heard anything, but compliments on their service. I am sorry, Sue C and I both stay at the hotel frequently and the Spa is the only thing that I believe ether of us can say other than great about at the hotel.
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"high floor, ask for ocean view"
"Oceanview room at this hotel is facing the beach and ocean."
"Go for Ocean view, we paid the same as our friends but over looked a service road, roof construction and never had full sun"
"The higher the floor the better the view."
"5th floor away from lift and elevators looking across the bay"
$228 - $483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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