We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-08-09 2017-08-10
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hotel Riu Vallarta

    Av de Los Cocoteros s/n | Lote Hotelero G, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-08-09 2017-08-10
    US$178
    Traveller (4706)
    Pool & Beach (948)
    Room & Suite (823)
    Royal Decameron Complex
    4,914 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Bucerias
     
    Villa del Palmar Flamingos
    2,261 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Flamingos
     
    ClubHotel RIU Jalisco
    4,409 reviews
    #20 of 27 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
     
    Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico
    3,815 reviews
    #13 of 27 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
     
    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good35%
    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “sir george” (563 reviews)
    “sports bar” (457 reviews)
    “adult pool” (560 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Hotel Riu Vallarta
    Special Offer: Your first gift: 500 pts
    Hotel deals
    Royal Decameron Complex
    4,914 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Bucerias
     
    Villa del Palmar Flamingos
    2,261 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Flamingos
     
    ClubHotel RIU Jalisco
    4,409 reviews
    #20 of 27 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
     
    Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico
    3,815 reviews
    #13 of 27 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
     
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Aug 9Aug 10
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from US$178.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Nuevo Vallarta hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "74dcb583ad864055947b48e09a75a27a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":625275,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[68978148],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":178,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"74dcb583ad864055947b48e09a75a27a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":178,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":178,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Hotel Riu Vallarta","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijc0ZGNiNTgzYWQ4NjQwNTU5NDdiNDhlMDlhNzVhMjdhIiwiQUlLIjoiNDhmOTliMTcxMDNhNDk2YzhkMGYyMjFkOWZmNDdiZmMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/08/2017", "checkOut": "10/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$178", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"68978148":"CancelonIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (5,081)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 4,554 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I had read tons of reviews for the Riu and honestly was a bit nervous on how smoothly our stay would go... but it was all for nothing! Our stay was very pleasant and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves! The hotel provides you with more of...More

    1  Thank Monica V
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Just got back from the Riu Vallarta, with my family of 6. I must say it was an amazing visit, food, location, people, everyone was nice and friendly, ready to help, we also visited the RIU JALISCO, it was just as amazing. The no reservation...More

    4  Thank summer20102
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Just back from a two week stay at the Riu Vallarta. The hotels Art Deco style is visually stunning and although the rooms could do with an upgrade they are adequate and are kept clean. Lots of nice areas for sitting round the hotel and...More

    4  Thank jgfarren70
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed here in June 2017 and after reading some reviews were thinking some aspects of the trip maybe a little 'average' how wrong were we! The hotel is very very clean, this includes the bars, walk ways, pools and rooms which are spotlessly cleaned...More

    10  Thank DannyManta
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    This was the second time my boyfriend and I have stayed at the resort. Last year we went for a week and when holiday hunting this year we couldn't say no to 2 weeks for under £1000 each. Unfortunately we both thought that the hotel...More

    9  Thank AEH98
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu VallartaResponded yesterday

    Dear guest, Thank you very much for choosing the Riu Vallarta a second time for your vacations and for taking the time to give us such honest and detailed feedback. On the one hand, we apologize for the failure to meet your expectations regarding the...More

    Royal Decameron Complex
    4,914 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Bucerias
     
    Villa del Palmar Flamingos
    2,261 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Flamingos
     
    ClubHotel RIU Jalisco
    4,409 reviews
    #20 of 27 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
     
    Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico
    3,815 reviews
    #13 of 27 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$147 - US$927 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #10 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #13 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #13 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #18 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 445
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with RIU Hotels and Resorts, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, Cancelon, Cheap Tickets, TripOnline SA, HotelQuickly and Evoline ltd so you can book your Hotel Riu Vallarta reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Pacific Coast >
    • Nayarit >
    • Riviera Nayarit >
    • Nuevo Vallarta
    • Also Known As
    • Riu Vallarta Hotel Nuevo Vallarta ,
    • Riu Vallarta Nuevo ,
    • Hotel Riu Vallarta Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (4706)
    Pool & Beach (948)
    Room & Suite (823)
    Dining (287)
    Hotel & Grounds (2898)
    Bathroom (31)
    Family and Play Areas (24)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico
    3,815 reviews
    1.12 km away
     
    ClubHotel RIU Jalisco
    4,409 reviews
    .36 km away
     
    Villa del Palmar Flamingos
    2,261 reviews
    1.49 km away
     
    Royal Decameron Complex
    4,914 reviews
    2.54 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Insu Sky Lounge
    428 reviews
    1.70 km away
    La Quinta di Francesco
    176 reviews
    2.60 km away
    Portofino
    92 reviews
    2.24 km away
    Barchelata beer bar
    137 reviews
    2.57 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    The Bucerias Art Walk
    138 reviews
    3.24 km away
    Santuario de Cocodrilos El Cora
    47 reviews
    1.21 km away
    Museo Casa Tequilera
    7 reviews
    2.59 km away
    Offroad Adventure - Vallarta Adventures
    295 reviews
    2.64 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Perry c
    26 July 2017|
    Answer
    Response from RAYBOBMilwaukee | Reviewed this property |
    Typically the cost of any upgrade upon arrival will depend on occupancy and availability of the desired upgrade at that particular time. Occasionally you can get real lucky and get an upgrade at no extra cost, but shouldn't... More
    0
    Votes
    LC15392
    25 July 2017|
    Answer
    Response from senorbobo |
    many of thompsons trips are through vallarta adventures so doesn't matter who you book with. you must take a taxi to vallarta adventures. about 10 minutes away.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Oceanview suites- definitely!"
    Read review
    "I ask for a higher floor with a pool view. I got an ocean view because the pool was not visable from the..."
    Read review
    "Higher up with ocean view was very pleasant."
    Read review
    "Choose a suite if you can but you will not be disappointed with a standard room."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing