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Prince George, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

being our first time at an all inclusive the experience was very nice. right from the start the bellman very "friendly" to the concierge Eduardo and Pamula and many others were so helpful.the room was great, awesome view. the pillows a bit lumpy but still a great room. the food was good many choices.Raul is a good host. the activity...

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Toronto, ON
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Stay here with my husband in January, got it for a good price and we were really happy! Had a room on the 11th floor which has a great view of the beach front and the city, did not disappoint and was not an extra fee. Food is good, 2 buffet options for breakfast, 2 buffet options for lunch and...

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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first stay at Friendly and our first trip bringing our kids(11&17). Overall I would say our stay was very good. The service in the restaurants and nightly entertainment were excellent. I would have liked a little more info in regards to entertainment and as well as the restaurants options when we checked in as we weren't really...

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Dear Real_Mercedees76, Thank you so much for choosing us for the first time to be the hosts of your Mexican vacation. We are so happy to know that you had a great vacation and that you enjoyed everything that Friendly has to offer. Our main goal is to provide the most personalized and friendliest service of all, but most importantly...

Winnipeg, Manitoba
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff, amenities, activities, food, guests and location were fantastic. Close to town and easy access to busses and malls, Walmart and grocery stores. WE stayed in the tower building on the top floor and the panoramic view was breathtaking. Best vacation ever! Their staff were amazing, always friendly, asking if they could help or get you something , treating...

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Dear karind249, Thank you so much for choosing Friendly Vallarta as your holiday destination and for leaving us your review. We are so happy to read that it was your best vacation ever, this is what makes our job worthwhile. Our main goal is to make all of our guests feel like family and we feel honored to know that...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love this place and will probably go back again in November. We were there in late January for two weeks and it's even better than it was before. Thanks to all the great staff who make this place what it is. Food was awesome, drinks plentiful and as much entertainment and things to do that you can wish for....

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Dear Jakesjo, Thank you so much for your preference and for coming back to this your home in Puerto Vallarta. We are so happy to know that you found Friendly to be better than before. We are always improving to make sure that our guests have the best vacation experience ever. Thank you as well for recognizing the hard work...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wow!! I recently spent 10 days at friendly Vallarta, everywhere you look there's someone smiling at you! The service was impeccable throughout the hotel, Mary from housekeeping kept are room in tip top condition and took pride in her work. Whenever I experienced the F&B Outlets the service was awesome, Fatima and Juan were such gracious hosts. Mario, Juan Do...

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Dear Joy and Philip, On behalf of all the staff of Friendly Vallarta I want to thank you for staying with us and for sharing your experience. It is a pleasure to read that you had a fantastic vacation and that all of us made sure you had the best time. We want you to consider Friendly as your home...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our third consecutive stay at Friendly, two wonderful weeks. We love this resort & every time we go they have made so many improvements. This year the great new pool & hot tub, NO SMOKING IN THE LOBBY, which is great it was one of my dislikes having to walk through all the smokers. Elevators have been fixed...

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Dear Kathryn, Thank you so much for your preference for all these years and for being part of our Friendly family. We feel honored to read that every time you come back you feel like at home, that is our main goal. We are also glad to read that you enjoyed our renovations. At Friendly we are always improving to...

Saskatoon
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first time trying a new all- inclusive after 7 previous trips to PV. The Friendly did not disappoint in most areas. We had two teenagers along, and they were happily occupied the whole week. The daily activities were great for all ages. The nightly shows were awesome- and the fiesta night was a definite highlight there! We...

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Dear CGNtravels, Thank you so much for choosing Friendly Vallarta for the first time and for sharing your experience. We are happy to know that you had a great time and that you enjoyed everything that Friendly has to offer. Our main goal is to provide the most personalized and friendliest service of all, but most importantly to make you...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were treated like royalty again. My husband and I stayed here last year and loved it so much we came back again this year! Everyone is friendly (therefore the name), helpful, polite and will go the extra mile to get what you want. The rooms are nice, spacious and very clean. The resort is well managed with lots of...

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Dear Karen, Thank you so much for coming back to this your home away from home Friendly Vallarta. We are honored to read that once again you felt like royalty. Every guest that honors us with their preference becomes instantly part of our family. Thank you as well for recognizing the hard work of our staff, they go above and...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our second time at Friendly and they definitely live up to their name. So friendly! Loved our stay there. Did yoga every morning . It was awesome and yoga instructor Horacio was excellent. Loved the water zumba in the pool with Packo and the exercise team. Well done. Food was great...very tasty. I do wish they had some...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the best all-inclusive vacations in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with the friendliest hotel! Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa offers incredible location in the hotel zone and a wide range of fun experiences. Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa is located in one of the most precious bays of the Mexican Pacific, with a unique location in front of the beach, in the heart of the hotel area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort

Address: Km 2.5 Blvd. Francisco Medina Ascencio, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico (Formerly Friendly Hola Vallarta Resort and Spa)
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: $175 - $452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 218
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Also Known As:
Hola Puerto Vallarta Club & Spa
Hola Vallarta
Hola Puerta Vallarta
Hola Hotel Puerto Vallarta
Hola Puerto Vallarta Resort
Hola Club Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Hola Vallarta
Hola Resort Puerto Vallarta
Hola Club Spa Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Style:
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#13 Family Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#17 Business Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#21 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
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“main tower higher floors for great views”
 of 5 bubbles sspatio, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We love the tower but we never heard anyone complain about the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles jakesjo, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“See if there are rooms avaialable on the grounds, the ones with sliding glass doors.”
 of 5 bubbles prosperity4, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The tower is where the quieter rooms are & has great views”
 of 5 bubbles 40kathryns, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a high room in the tower. Amazing views!”
 of 5 bubbles CGNtravels, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
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