Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort and Spa
Ctra.La cruz de Huanacaxtle
Km 11.5,
Punta Bahia de Banderas, Nayarit, Mexico

Distance from hotel to Licenciado Gustavo Daz Ordaz International Airport (PVR), 45 minutes. Distance from hotel to Puerto Vallarta, 45 minutes.  

The Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort & Spa is located in a beachfront paradisiacal haven surrounded by lush tropical local vegetation and 300 meters of fine white sand bathed by the crystalline waters of the Pacific Ocean overlooking Banderas Bay. It boasts an exquisite Mexican decor and is ideal for getting away from all worries and relaxing after spending your day on the Bahia de Banderas or playing golf at any of the internationally known courses in the area. The area's flora and fauna were taken into careful consideration during the construction of the resort, and all buildings have been fully integrated into the surrounding vegetation, creating a natural and exotic ambience.  

With its golden beaches and exuberant vegetation, this destination encourages all of its visitors to simply lounge under the sun all morning long. Close to the exclusive Punta de Mita area, the Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort & Spa brings you the best that Nayarit Riviera has to offer: Breathtaking landscapes, ample gardens, delicious dining, fun facilities, a relaxing Spa and top-notch services, whale watching (in season), surfing, private zoo.  

The protection of the environment is very important to the hotel and that is why they support the sustainable development in each and every one of their destinations.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (422)
  • Activities
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Aerobics (water)
  • Air Conditioning (public areas)
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Ballroom ($)
  • Banquet Room ($)
  • Barber Shop ($)
  • Bars (7)
  • Basketball Court
  • Beach (onsite)
  • Beauty Salon ($)
  • Billiards
  • Business Center ($)
  • Business Services ($)
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Club
  • Children's Playground
  • Concierge
  • Conference Rooms (2)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Fitness Center
  • Fitness Room
  • Floors (3)
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Game Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Health Club
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Laundry Service
  • Lounges
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Room ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pool (heated)
  • Pools (outdoor) (3)
  • Porters
  • Restaurants (5)
  • Sauna
  • Secretarial Services ($)
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Shuffleboard
  • Snack Bar
  • Spa ($)
  • Sundries Shops
  • Taxi Stand
  • Teen Club
  • Tennis Court (daytime)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Towels (beach/pool)
  • Trail (hiking)
  • Volleyball (beach)

• Free WiFi is available to hotel guests, in the designated area(s) of the hotel and is identified as to not include and does not guarantee "high speed" internet access.  

• High speed internet access will be made available to the hotel guest for a fee payable directly to the hotel. Jacuzzi (outdoor) cold water ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

All Inclusive, Beach, Business, Wedding, Honeymoon, Romance, Spa and Family Friendly.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 17 years old.  


Maximum Occupancy:  


• Deluxe - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Oceanview - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Master Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Family Suite* - 6 adults or 4 adults and 2 children.  

*This category requires a minimum of 4 adults.  


• Deluxe - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Junior Suite - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Family Section Junior Suite - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.  

Deluxe, (DLX) The rooms can have a king sized bed or two single beds.  

• Some have a table and two chairs, others a sofa, and all have a balcony and energy saving system. All have a hydromassage bath, pillow menu (extra charge), aromatherapy menu and body oils, MP4 player hire, radio alarm and support with connection for MP3 player.  

• Bedding: 2 double beds and 1 double sofa bed. View: Pool/Garden.  

Junior Suite(*), (JRS) Room with king sized bed or two separate beds, sofa bed, balcony and also with energy saving system. All have a hydromassage bath, pillow menu (extra charge), aromatherapy menu and body oils (extra charge), MP4 player hire, radio alarm and MP3 player dock and support for connection for MP3 player.  

• Bedding: 2 double beds and 1 double sofa bed. View: Pool/Garden.  

Deluxe Ocean View, (DOV) Enjoy all the amenities of a deluxe room with the guaranteed views of the Pacific Ocean from the comfort of your own room. Add to its unbeatable views, the best furnishings, a minibar replenished daily and a hydromassage bathtub incorporated into the room and you have one of the best rooms anywhere in the hotel.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

12/24/2018 - 12/23/2019 Family Section Junior Suite, Maximum comfort in an ample 55 square meter space. Choose between a King size bed or two individual full size beds with a memory foam mattress and a pillow menu included for both children and adults. Enjoy the exclusive services of Family Selection, such as 24-hour private check-in and room service, personalized assistance during you stay, and a special turn-down service for the whole family.  

• Along with its many amenities, the room also includes a wine climate control unit, a personalized minibar, a Nespresso machine, a sofa-bed, a hydromassage bath and other exclusive services that will make your stay more than comfortable.  

12/21/2017 - 12/23/2018 Master Junior Suite, Located at the former Royal Suites Punta De Mita by Palladium.  

• Bedding: 2 double beds and 1 double sofa bed.  

12/21/2017 - 12/23/2018 Deluxe Family Suite(*), This is a combination of a Deluxe room and a Junior Suite connected.  

• View: Pool/Garden.  

Family Selection Inclusions:  

• As of 06/01/18 guests staying in Master Junior Suite (suites located at the former Royal Suites) will receive the following additional services and amenities:  


• Selected Suites, entire Suite area available to only Family Selection guests  

• Private lobby  

• Private restaurant with hot and cold snacks throughout the day  

• Private bar offering premium beverages  

• Private Lounge with TV and private entertainment area  

• Heated pool with waiter service, solarium with Balinese beds and lounge chairs  

• Reserved area on the beach with waiter service  

• Family Host Concierge  

• Priority reservations in restaurants  

• Special turndown service for children  

• Surprise preparation of the hydro-massage tub with special amenities for the little ones -24 hour room service  

• Personalized minibar with special beverages  

• Unpacking/packing services  

• Free sunscreen  

• VIK (Very Important Kids) welcome kit for each child, mini bathrobes and slippers  

• Free entrance to all wet areas of Zentropia Spa (just for the adults)  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: balcony, mini-bar, bathrobes, non-smoking accommodations, bathtub (private), patio, blackout drapes, pillow menu, ceiling fan, radio, coffee/tea maker, refrigerator, crib (on request):  

• ($), rollaway bed (on request): ($), desk, safe, essential oil menu, safe deposit box, hairdryer, shower, housekeeping, smoke detector, internet access (wireless), telephone, Jacuzzi, iron, voicemail, air conditioning, ironing board, wake-up calls, alarm clock, maid service, aromatherapy menu and mp3 player.  

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Beach Bar, Bar located on the sea front. The most tropical bar in the Resort, where you can cool off with the most original cocktails while you spend a relaxing or fun day on the beach.  

Hemingway Bar, Bar located behind the Placita, near the Lobby.  

• Take time out in this air conditioned bar to enjoy a extensive cocktail menu, Premium national and international drinks, coffee, tea, etc.  

• Adults only.  

La Placita Lobby Bar, Main bar located near the Lobby and the Theatre where the evening shows take place. Offers a wide range of cocktails, coffee, ice cream and national and international drinks.  

Sports Bar, Bar located on one side of the La Placita Lobby Bar.  

• This is the perfect place to enjoy watching your favourite sport on the TVs and giant screen. You will also find the Internet centre, pool tables and table football. You can also a wide variety of snacks and pizzas that you will find on the menu.  

El Bosque Restaurant, Informal restaurant with natural light offering a wide variety of international food in its cold and hot dishes and dessert sections. It has an Italian Section, American Section, GP Burger.  

Las Terrazas Restaurant, Open area restaurant located near the main pool and the beach. You can find a wide selection of your favorite snacks: burgers, hot dogs, pizzas...and other options. It offers cold or hot buffet snacks and desserts.  

Bambu Restaurant, Oriental Restaurant open for dinner service.  

• The Asian cuisine is characterised by the careful and sensitive treatment given to both the food and the diners. Try the flavours, colours and shapes of the wide range of sushi or teppanyaki that you will find on the menu. No reservation is necessary.  

Restaurante Portofino, Mediterranean Restaurant open for dinner service. Let yourself be carried away by the essence of Mediterranean culture simplified in each of the dishes, from the pizzas baked in a wood-fired oven to the traditional pasta. No reservation is necessary.  

Ribs & More Restaurant, Open air TexMex Restaurant. They maintain the tradition of cooking the most select cuts of meat and the wide range of ribs over the heat of the embers. No reservation is necessary.  

Viva Mexico Restaurant, Open for dinner service. We invite you to enjoy our traditional dishes made with all the flavour and tradition of Mexican cuisine. The indoor section is air conditioned and it also has spectacular terrace with views over the Bay. No reservation is necessary.  

Please Note:  

• The hotel offers unlimited a la carte dinners, with no restrictions per stay. No need for reservations (first come, first serve method).  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon Package 2018-2019) (back to top)


Booking Dates: 05/19/2017 - 12/23/2019 Travel Dates: 12/21/2017 - 12/23/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• Free room upgrade if available  

• Fruit basket with bottle of champagne  

• A 15% discount on massages  

• Resort credit coupon of $400.00 USD per room  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive Package 2018-2019) (back to top)


Booking Dates: 05/19/2017 - 12/23/2019 Travel Dates: 12/21/2017 - 12/23/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• All meals  

• Domestic drinks  

• Non motorized water sports  

• Entertainment  

• Taxes and tips  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)


Bonus Features  


• Bottled water  

• Chaise lounges  

• Daily activities  

• Morning coffee  

• Welcome Drink  

• Use of Fitness Center  

• Use of Tennis Courts  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Weekly Cocktail Party  

• Towels  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)


General Information:  

• Minimum age for check in 18.  

• Hotel does not accept Spring Break groups.  

• All air conditioned areas of the hotel are non smoking, except rooms.  

• Non smoking rooms available  

Kid's Clubs Features organized supervised activities, playground, crafts, video games, indoor and outdoor activities.  

• Baby Club for ages 1 to 2 years old. Open from 9:00am to 5:00pm  

• Kid's Club for ages 3 to 12 years old. Open from 9:00am to 11:00pm.  

• Teen Club for ages 13 to 18 years old. Open from 11:00am to 11:00pm.  

Spa Use Fee  

• Grand Palladium Resort guests will have a wet area supplement fee per person, per day to have access to the hydrotherapy facilities/wet areas of the Zentropia Spa and Wellness.  

• Clients that purchase a spa treatment will not have to pay the access fee on that day of treatment.  

• Guests of the (The Royal Suites) do not have to pay the daily access fee.  

• The use of the gym/exercise rooms will remain free of charge for all registered hotel guests.