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Hotel Riu Vallarta

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from a 4 night stay & are already planning our return. Although our experience wasn't perfect, we liked it enough to not want to risk trying another AI resort in PV when we return. Only a couple of cons but mostly pros, so I'll start with the cons(which weren't negative enough to keep us away, but worth mentioning...

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2Thank mthuss
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We just returned from a 5 day trip to Puerto Vallarta and a stay at the Riu Vallarta. My wife and I have stayed at a few different resorts in Puerto Vallarta but decided that we wanted our kids ( 15, 14, 8) to enjoy the experience as well so booked a family get away. The kids had a wonderful...

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3Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel March 19-24, 2017. Three of the seven of us came home very sick. Has anyone else who stayed at that time period gotten sick? The pool by the bar was very filthy and scared we picked up a virus here.

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Regina, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Junior suite 8th floor, good view of the ocean Food was excellent. Had great meals for the entire stay. Lots to choose from. Preferred to have lunches at the main restaurant. Bar Staff are great, Special thank you to Jorge, Theresa, Claudia,(all staff that are still there from the last time (and remembered us) Toni, Sebastian, Hugo and Edcaurdo. The...

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Grand Prairie
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at Riu Vallarta in November 2016 and the bees at the adult pool swim up bar were horrible. The bartenders thought it was no big deal but it was to me because I am allergic to them. I had to put my hand over my mouth when ordering a drink. We have been going to...

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3Thank IxtapaLover
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Most of the reviews I have read on here repeat a lot of topics, good points, bad points etc etc. I,ll try and put a different perspective on our first visit to Mexico. Firstly, value for money. No doubt in that. I thought what we paid exceeded our expectations, not being a massive fan of all inclusive holidays, we took...

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18Thank Blackcatzz73
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed March 12th - 18th, 2017. The food at the buffet was usual all-inclusive food. The Asian restaurant was buffet with great options that were tasty! The bar pool needed cleaned more often and was short bar tenders, but was a lot of fun with games every day at 3:00. All of the staff at the resort was very...

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3Thank Kelly G
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was apprehensive after booking this holiday and then reading all the negative reviews. Had a brilliant 2 weeks and for the price it was incredible value. Check in was smooth and efficient. We had room 7076, lovely and spacious, clean and any drinks taken from mini bar were replaced daily. We could watch the sun rise over the mountains...

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8Thank KC_Sheffield
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Waited six months for this trip ,but after a very easy check in we were disappointed that the room we were given had views over the service buildings. We managed an upgrade to a junior suite at a cost but the views from the 9th floor room balcony at sunset were spectacular. The dining room staff were extremely polite and...

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4Thank John W
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently spent a week at the RIU Vallarta in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. The resort is everything they advertise and more. The staff are friendly and attentive and there's generally a lot of them around. The RIU has made a few changes to their welcome briefing, they did away with it. The tour operators will give you their spiel on...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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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
Region: Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta
Price Range: RM784 - RM1,297 (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
#11 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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“Junior suites are the way to go”
 of 5 bubbles Canadian131313, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 3015 in a quieter part of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Blackcatzz73, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room as high up as available! The view is amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles E3393LQkellyg, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors the better the view, try and be on the south side for the best sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles m0llyfw, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“To see the Bay....you would need to be on a floor probably 4 and up.”
 of 5 bubbles Peppy888, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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