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Hotel Riu Vallarta

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We stayed at this hotel in June 2015. Couldn't ask for anymore. Best hotel staff I have ever came across. Excellent Food & Drinks. Lots of stuff to do if you don't want to lay by the pool all your holiday. Sea is Fun. Our favourite excursion was Luxury day sailing. Definitely visit Insu Restaurant if you want a top...

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5Thank Ed H
eastbourne
Reviewed 7 July 2015

group of 10 visited for a 14 night break with ages ranging from 29-71. rooms are of good standard with air conditioning and ceiling fan. fridge topped up every other day and beautifully clean. buffet restaurant always had a wide variety of food to suit every taste. a mix of meats, seafood and world food daily. the steak restaurant and...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2015

I went to this hotel in June/July 2015 and I wasn't disappointed. When we arrived we had a room which didn't have a view of the sea but of a hotel which seemed to be diserted. We also didn't have the sun, only in the mornings, and myself and my partner like to have a beer on the balcony in...

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8Thank char002
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2015

I have just come back from an amazing three weeks at the Riu Vallarta! The staff at the hotel were brilliant; very friendly and hospitable! The food and the rooms itself were faultless. The Thomson reps, Kia and Tom, were excellent! They were very approachable and extremely helpful; any problem or question we had they were eager to help us...

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7Thank traveler19942015
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Arrived at the hotel and were given a welcome drink while waiting to check in, this was very quick and the bags taken up to room.. We had paid for a junior suite but had a few minor issues during the first few days so were given an upgrade free of charge ,(this was sorted with the minimal of fuss)...

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4Thank dizzy431
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2015

After booking this hotel 12 months ago we were really looking forward to staying in yet another Riu hotel. Unfortunately this outlook was soon altered. Food:- very poor compared to the other Riu hotels that we have stayed at in the carribean on the last 10 years are so. By far the worst for presentation and being very bland in...

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3Thank Dave_tomkinson
Elgin, Illinois
Reviewed 6 July 2015

We love Mexico, and have been there five times in 4.5 years. This was our second trip the Riu Vallarta, and our third to a Riu resort. The staff is amazing, very friendly and go out of there way to make you happy. Roy is the best! Check-in and check-out were both easy processes, concierge took care of everything, the...

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1Thank Shanna M
Reviewed 5 July 2015

I had a great time on this vacation even though it was too short ( stayed for only a week). The hotel has a nice feel of the 1920's, the staff are so friendly and they work so hard to make sure the guests are satisfied. I LOVED the food ( there's variety starting from seafood, stakes, chicken, salad bars,...

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IVYBRIDGE DEVON UK
Reviewed 5 July 2015

just returned from an awesome time at this hotel 2 weeks and not one drop of rain. the food was superb in the buffet bar and especially in the flamingoes of a nightime. nothing was too much trouble for any of the waiting staff and some nights it must have been so uncomfortable for them with all their staff clothes...

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3Thank DUKEDAVE
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Just returned from Riu Vallarta , I was a bit apprehensive after reading the reviews about this hotel but I can honestly say I think the people giving a bad review were reviewing the wrong hotel !!!! The food was lovely the entertainment great most nights and the hotel was spotlessly clean . The rooms were nice and the maids...

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Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
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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: $222 - $372 (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 Riu Vallarta Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#10 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#12 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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“Ocean View rooms great but loud at night.”
momofmykids, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request Mattress topper”
  • King bed room
  • Mini bar- shot area
  • Breathtaking views
Remio15, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bring tip money they earn it.”
liljoe, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were on the 4th floor and did not experience any noise”
wendren, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We was on fifth floor. Quiet.”
Bb11LancsDiana, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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