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Riu Palace Pacifico

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Ideally located by the beachfront, the Riu Palace Pacifico is a fantastic hotel with plenty to offer. Kids can take part in the kids club or make a splash in the children’s pool and adults have plenty of fun activities and sports to jump straight into. With five restaurants and five bars, the hotel caters to all tastes, making it an excellent choice for a family holiday to Mexico.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is located by the beach.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is located 17km from Puerto Vallarta Airport.


Accommodation at the hotel consists of Junior Suites, Family Suites and Suites. Each room is furnished with traditional elegance and features air conditioning, a bathroom, satellite TV, FREE Wi-Fi, minibar, beverage dispenser, coffee maker and a balcony or terrace. To make your stay extra special, opt for the Suite Jacuzzi room, which features a private Jacuzzi on the terrace.

Food & Drink

Meals are served at the hotel's main buffet-style restaurant and guests can also experience fusion, Japanese, Mexican and steakhouse dishes from the a la carte restaurants on site. Take your pick of five bars to enjoy a refreshment from, including a sports bar and swim up bar.

Please note that formal dress is required for dinner. Sleeveless t-shirts and shorts are not permitted for gentlemen.

Sports & Entertainment

Relax by the pool or take a dip in the adjoining whirlpool bath. Kids will love the children’s pool and RiuLand kids club (ages 4-7 and 8-12). Active guests can make the most of the on-site gym, beach volleyball court, RiuFit fitness classes and water sports. Unwind in the sauna, steam bath or take a trip to the Renova Spa (local charge). Daytime and evening entertainment are provided by the hotel, guests also have FREE entry to Pacha discotheque for an evening dance.


  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Air Conditioning
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Beauty Salon
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Entertainment
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Reception
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Shops
  • Spa
  • Steam Bath
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports
  • Whirlpool
  • Wifi