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Hotel Riu Vallarta

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 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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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 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 6 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 6 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 6 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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5Thank Yas bay
Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

My partner and i stayed at RIU Vallarta for two weeks in June. First time in Mexico and first time in a RIU. We loved it! Im just going to give you tips and short comments as i wish i knew some of this before going. Hotel: Staff were amazing with their customer service.(watch claudia and vanessa, amazing workers) Hotel...

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18Thank Kirsty J
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2015

fast check in went up to our room to find only one bed for three of us went down to reception and spoke to the manager who told me they would bring another bed up to the room then he told me he would move us to a family room the next day as they hadn't got one available at...

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Have just got back from my trip what a great hotel lots of food always hot and freshly prepared,drinks plentiful , room clean any problems delt with very quickly. Would like to recommend trips with Vallarta Adventures we did 3 trips with them The Rythum of the Night, the Dolphins experience and a trip to Calleta where for a supplement...

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5Thank Carol W
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2015

first impressions were very good, hotel room big and had a bath as well as a shower, the entertainment staff brilliant especially Alan and julian but the food was very repetative so after 14 days you are sick of the same meals, not much for kids to do

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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
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
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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: $219 - $366 (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 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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