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Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from our family holiday at Friendly Vallarta. Check in was quick and effficent. Our room was main floor, it was quite large and had a large patio and green space. Room was clean and comfortable. Safe was included at no extra cost. Would have been nice if they offered alternate pillow sizes. Housekeeping staff was excellent. Resort...

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Dear jodyc126, Thank you so much for choosing Friendly Vallarta as your family vacation destination and for leaving us your review. We are pleased 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. We want you to...

Calgary, ab
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great property with great staff. Horacio and the rest of the Entertainment staff do a wonderful and tireless job of keeping us all entertained. You will not be bored with the extensive list of activities. Horacio always had a smile on his face and a hello for everyone, no matter how long his day was. Paco -...

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Dear likewaterCalgary_ab, Thank you for sharing your experience with us, it was an honor for us to have hosted you. We are so happy to read your review and to know that you had a fantastic stay at Friendly Vallarta. All of our staff goes above and beyond to make sure that you feel like at home. Every guest that...

London, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time at this hotel and to say the least it exceeded our expectations From the lovely woman on the front reception (the three P's I called them) Paula, Pam etc who were just so nice. The woman at the coffee bar were exceptional. The wait staff in the restaurant's were fantastic as were all the chef's....

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Dear Paul, Thank you so much for choosing us for the first time and for leaving us your review. We are so happy to read 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 to make...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first issue was with the wifi in our room. It didn't work even though we were very close to the main building. I run an online business and only book hotels that ofer wifi in room. After talking to 2 people and not getting any sort of response other then the impression that they didn't care, I had to...

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Dear Dava C, On behalf of all the staff of Friendly Vallarta I want to offer you an apology for all the inconveniences encountered during your stay. We are very alarmed to know that these situations happened and I want to ask you for more information to make sure that it doesn't happen again. Please email me at amorales@friendlyvallarta.com At...

Harrison Township, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't say enough about how special our family vacation was this year. There were 17 of us this year and we were treated like kings and queens at friendlys. We've been going g to this resort every year for the last 5 or 6 years and we continue to be amazed each year. The new pool is awesome, the foam...

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Dear bsmemkg97, On behalf of all the staff of Friendly Vallarta I want to thank you for being part of our family for all these years. We are happy to read that you liked our new additions. As you know at Friendly we are always improving and renovating to make sure that we give our guests the best vacation experience....

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to PVR and I chose this resort totally based on reviews. The location was great, just about a 5 - 7 minute cab ride from the airport. In the heart of hotel zone. Bus/cab just outside the resort and very cheap and frequent. Room 1219, was spacious with a King bed. good location for steps or elevator,...

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Chilliwack, British Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

we had great service on the beach,in the restaurants,in the lobby.Enjoyed the dinner in'Frida',service was excellent.Had good meals in ;Villalinda',our host 'Raul' was the best,along with all the waiters.The entertainment was great in the theatre and on the beach.Great Mariachi band and wonderful singers.Karina Menchez has become a great friend.Horatio did good'Sexy Coffee'.

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Westland, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is wonderful. It is located about 15 minute bus ride to downtown. It is within walking distance to malls, bank, and grocery store. I love the fact it is safe to walk outside the hotel. The hotel is CLEAN. The staff is friendly. Double Double is the best server ever! The food is great. They have asian, italian,...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hotel, amazing workers that go above and beyond to make sure the stay is the best possible ! the kitchen cooks always find something new to choose from to prepare at any meal and they always do a fantastic job! The hotel is under some Reno's right now. so they are making everyone's stays in the future the best...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel was exactly what I wanted! How it works (our first time there and there are a bunch of regulars!) BEACH: You need to reserve your spot on the beach, before breakfast go down to the beach put the chairs and umbrella in "your" spot. Tip the hotel guy and he will do it for you. Put a book...

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Dear Snacktimez, Thank you so much for choosing Friendly Vallarta as your vacation destination and for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to know that you had a great time with us. At Friendly Vallarta our main goal is to provide the most personalized and friendliest service of all, but most importantly to make you feel like at...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • 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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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
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: $173 - $449 (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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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Main building top floors for best views.”
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