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Grass Valley, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Secrets Vallarta Bay is pretty fantastic. The rooms are very nice and attractive and they all have spectacular views. The pillows and beds however, leave a lot to be desired. The all inclusive atmosphere is great, and the guest services will keep you coming back. Be sure to make a friend in Carlos at the bell desk. He and his...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Me and my wife came to Secrets for our honeymoon and we're blown away by how amazing the service was. I'd like to recognize one of the pool staff waiter Omar. Omar is by far the best waiter i've had in Mexico (i've been to 7 different resorts). He was always making sure we had spots to sit by the...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The facilities are beautiful but the kind, friendly staff really make the experience great. The entertainment team was always so full of energy and engaging, especially Jaime, Jerry, Jimmy, and Alondra. Emilio from beach security was so diligent every day, we really appreciated his help. And last but not least our amazing waiter, Juan Rubio, "The Happy Waiter," ALWAYS had...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a great two weeks at this hotel, the staff are brilliant and very polite. Rooms are big clean modern and the bed is very comfy. We stayed on the 11th floor which gave us a brilliant sunset view every day. Restaurant, the only problem I found is that it says men need long trousers and no flip flops...

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Kiowa, Colorado
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second time staying at this Secrets! We loved it so much the first time that we had to come back! We stayed here in October of 2013 when the weather was great and the tourists were at a minimum (great in my opinion). We stayed at Dreams in January 2016 in Nuevo Vallarta and we were disappointed...

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Richland Center, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent 4 nights here Dec. 1-5. Check-in went smoothly, although we felt a little harried simply because of the amount of activity going on in the lobby area. Baggage is all handled by the bellmen. Our room was not quite ready (we DID arrive early), but it was ready app an hour before the actual check -in time. Upon...

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Crawley
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is amazing, the rooms are lush with amazing sea views, the food is incredible and plenty of choice, love that you don't have to book or that you are not limited to a certain amount of visits. The staff are so friendly and willing to help special mentions to Cesar,Carlos and Joel who work in the market place...

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Cesar V, social Media Coordinator eConcierge at Secrets Vallarta Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Neil B Many thanks for taking the time to leave your kind words and observations following your recent stay with us, we appreciate that you have taken the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor and enjoyed our guest service, we regret to know our deck building was a small negative for you while your staying. We look forward...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff are friendly and wonderful. The facilities were diverse and interesting. I liked how they turned the night club into a sports bar for watching NFL football on Mondays, Thursdays, and Sunday. The nightclub VIP package for $90 USD is well worth it considering you get unlimited drinks as well.

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Spring Branch
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were on this trip over the Thanksgiving break - which I presume is the reason the accommodations were so expensive. Food was average, drinks poolside were weak (had to go into the owners club for a decent drink) ongoing construction, late night circus next door, rocky beach and poor pool side service were the norm. HOWEVER, if I had...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just returned from another great holiday! As we are repeat guests it is the service and food that keep us coming back to this beautiful resort. The staff in all areas are so friendly and helpful, but the following names, to us, were outstanding. Market Cafe - Breakfast - Humberto, Anahi & Iris Beach Waiters. - Manolo, Juan & Carlos...

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Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Romantic. Refined. Remarkable. Located on the golden sand beaches of the Pacific coast within walking distance of the famous El Malecon boardwalk, this vibrant oceanfront resort provides adults 24/7 access to amazing nightlife, non-stop entertainment and Unlimited-Luxury(R). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secrets Vallarta Bay Resort & Spa

Address: David Alfaro Siquerios No. 164 | Col Zona Hotelera Las Glorias, Puerto Vallarta 48333, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: $390 - $1,290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Secrets Vallarta Bay Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 271
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Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#8 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#10 Business Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#12 Spa Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#13 Luxury Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
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“All rooms have an ocean view but you may want to make certain the other side of your rooms don't face the circus.”
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