Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico - Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
On the shores of Playa de Flamingos and in the shadows of the beautiful Sierra Madre, the Riu Palace Pacifico is the perfect 5-star hotel for your Nuevo Vallarta vacation. Located only 8 miles (13km) from the airport, the hotel provides the perfect escape, without sacrificing easy access or city amenities.
Nuevo Vallarta is one of the most popular beach destinations in Mexico, and for very good reason. Sitting between the cities of Puerto Vallarta and Bucerias, the area offers miles of white-sand beaches and excellent shopping and dining opportunities.
The surrounding Banderas Bay is known for its beautiful beaches and unique opportunities to interact with nature, including caguama sea turtle releases, humpback whale watching, and swimming alongside dolphins. Water sport choices also abound. Choose from kayaking, catamaran, windsurfing, body boarding, and SCUBA diving. The hotel offers an introductory SCUBA diving lesson in the pool, for those wishing to try a new adventure. (Although the introductory lesson is free, additional fees apply for SCUBA excursions.)
The 445 guest rooms are well equipped with amenities such as free Wi-Fi, central air conditioning, satellite TV, and turndown service. Two-bedroom junior suites are available (and can be connected with additional junior suites for large groups). There are a limited number of ocean-view jacuzzi suites available.
Excellent dining choices are included in your stay here. The hotel features a buffet restaurant showcasing the finest of Mexican cuisine, as well as multiple theme restaurants, such as Fusion, Japanese, grill and steakhouse, poolside dining, sports bar, and outdoor terrace dining. You may choose a full American or continental breakfast, and both hot and cold lunch options are offered daily. Snacks and beverages are available 24 hours a day.
The luxurious swimming pool is perfect for swimming or sunning and hosts a poolside bar with a swim-up bar, as well as a jacuzzi and separate children's swimming pool. The pool area offers complimentary sun umbrellas, comfortable lounge chairs and luxurious towels. Sun loungers are also provided beachside.
This hotel offers the best in entertainment as well. Evening events include themed buffets, shows, live music, and dancing. The Riu Land program is designed specifically for children and guarantees both you and your youngest ones will enjoy your stay. Children can participate in crafts, sports, and other activities, while adults enjoy all that the Hotel has to offer.
If you are looking for out-of-water adventures, Riu Palace Pacifico also has many choices. Beach volleyball and a full gym and workout room are offered on-site. An 18-hole golf course is nearby, and bungee jumping is also available. Horseback riding in the Sierra Madre is an adventure not to be missed. For those looking to relax and unwind, pamper yourself at the hotel's Renova Spa, offering beauty treatments, full-service hair salon, and massages (additional fees apply). Sauna and steam baths are available at no extra charge.
A stay at the Riu Palace Pacifico hotel is sure to provide a vacation you will enjoy and remember forever.