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Hotel Riu Vallarta

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14/06/2017 15/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Before coming to this hotel I read both good and bad reviews and thought some were quite petty. After spending two weeks here I have mixed feelings. There is more than enough choice of food and 4 restaurants so I wouldn't worry about that. However, in the main buffet, some of the plates and glasses were dirty. This wasn't on...

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RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate the opportunity to respond. In order to guarantee a maximum level of comfort our staff is constantly trying to keep our property clean and well maintained. This includes the cleaning of the pool and all our facilities on a daily basis. We regret that you left our resort...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Riu Vallarta from May 6th to May 13. There were several negative reviews of this hotel on this site however we found nothing negative to say about our stay. The staff was courteous and helpful. The room was acceptable with television mounted on the wall and although 10 years old was well maintained....

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7Thank Thomas W
Caerphilly, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the first Riu I've been to, and the brand is consistent . Overall had a great stay , with a number of negatives I've left to last more of a cautionary message. It is true the resort looks a little tired , but I found the room and facilities clean and presentable . Food is first class excellent selection...

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RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for choosing RIU Hotels and Resorts once again for your vacation and for sharing your experience with us. As a global brand, we strive to maintain consistent levels of quality in all our hotels. First of all we are glad to read that you overall had a great stay with us and that the cleanliness and...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just came back from the Riu Puerto Vallarta and the only thing I can say it wow!!! What an incredible vacation with the most attentive and wonderful staff. The food is amazing and the hotel is always really clean. We've traveled to 3stars in Cuba and 5 stars in Cancun and well this hotel exceeded our expectations by a...

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5Thank Marty C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean. Staff is very helpful especially with assisting with local phone calls. Smoking on balcony was allowed, which was good for me., Nights are noisy with entertainment, last till about 11-12am nightly. Room had a partial beach view, at no extra price. Free internet only in lobby.

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5Thank jeanine s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly I have to open this by saying if you are thinking of booking this hotel for your trip to Mexico I strongly advise you to re-consider you choice, I know the hotel has an attractive price but I can't stress the importance of you re-considering your options. If you have already booked this hotel then I can't persuade you...

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RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Vallarta, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate the opportunity to respond. Regarding the food served at our main restaurant, we disappointed to read it was not what you expected. We do hope you will understand that it is difficult for us to comment on individual tastes or opinions, when the majority of customers do appear...

Guadalajara, Mexico
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to RIU on an All Inclusive package. We had a pleasant experience with RIU. The beach and pool area are crowded but we managed find a place to jump in. The room was spacious, neat and comfy. The best part of the stay was the food. There are many restaurants and all are simply awesome! The Italian...

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2Thank jomeshpa
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't fault this hotel the rooms are spacious and clean, the pool area is very lively without being raucous, if the beach is more your bag there's plenty of it to go at :)). Can highly recommend the steakhouse restaurant alrhough you do have to que to get in or book. The Asian restaurant is buffet style but excellent, the...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our check in was quick & after a 12 hour flight we were grateful for this. Our room was on the top floor with views of the ocean & courtyard. The room was clean & the bed comfortable. The bathroom was a bit dated but clean & well stocked. As we were on the top floor we experienced very little...

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1Thank travelloveromagh
Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

great hotel....all inclusive great.....lots of choice ...three other restaurants on site which are well worth a visit , and you don't have to pre book. great beachside location and rooms cleaned every day. the only negative i would say is there is a large bar in the square by the main restaurant which only opens at 6pm.....would be lovely if...

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Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
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: $210 - $370 (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
#17 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
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“Rooms overlooking the foyer area are prone to noise until the entertainment finishes at 11 PM.”
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“5084- Room with views of the mountains, see and beach.”
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“we had a family room, it was a corner suite with an extra window - quite nice.”
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