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Riu Vallarta

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A top-quality hotel in a great location by the beachfront, the Riu Vallarta hotel has everything you need for a more than comfortable stay in Puerto Vallarta. With four restaurants and five bars on site, there is something for everyone. Get stuck into the activities at the hotel or simply relax the day away by the pools or on the beach. With plenty to offer, this hotel is a great choice for a special beach holiday to Mexico.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is located by the beach.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is 18km from Puerto Vallarta Airport.


Accommodation at the hotel consists of Double Standard, Family, Junior Suite and Suite Rooms. Each room is classically elegant and is equipped with air conditioning, a bathroom, satellite TV, FREE Wi-Fi, minibar, beverage dispenser, coffee maker and a balcony or terrace. For ultimate luxury, opt for the Junior Suite Jacuzzi with Sea View, which features a terrace with a private Jacuzzi and stunning sea views.

Food & Drink

Taste a fantastic range of delectable cuisine at the five restaurants are on site, consisting of terrace, gourmet, Asian and beachfront venues. Relax with a refreshment at one of the five bars on the complex, including a swim up bar which is perfect for a mid-swim beverage.

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

Sports & Entertainment

Two swimming pools are featured on the complex, one with an adjoining whirlpool bath, plus a kids pool, perfect for little ones. Active guests can make the most of the on-site gym, beach volleyball court, RiuFit classes and watersports at the hotel. Daytime and evening entertainment is provided at the hotel, including RiuLand for ages 4 to 7 and 8 to 12. Wander over to Renova Spa where there are a variety of beauty and massage treatments on offer, leaving you feeling completely relaxed. Dance the night away with FREE entry to Pacha discotheque or chill out in the hotel with access to FREE Wi-Fi in the public areas of the complex.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Entertainment
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Pool
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Shops
  • Spa
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports
  • Whirlpool
  • Wifi