Distance from hotel to Puerto Vallarta, 9 miles (15 kms). Distance from hotel to Nuevo Vallarta, 1.2 miles (2 kms). Distance from hotel to Licenciado Gustavo Daz Ordaz International Airport (PVR), 8 miles (13 kms).
This resort is located just nine miles from the center of downtown and next to Riu Jalisco. It features charming art deco architecture, stylish decor and a modern vibe that are perfectly suited to the wants and needs of all types of travelers. True to the RIU tradition, the resort offers endless activities, gourmet restaurants and unmatched leisure. Beyond that, Riu's legendary All-Inclusive concept and renowned personalized service certainly make the new Riu Vallarta a fantastic and unforgettable destination for a well-deserved vacation.
- Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests
- Activities Desk
- Aerobic Classes
- Aerobics (water)
- Babysitting Services ($)
- Banquet Room
- Bar (swim-up)
- Beach (onsite)
- Beauty Salon ($)
- Bicycle Rentals (nearby) ($)
- Boat Rentals ($)
- Business Center
- Children's Activities
- Children's Club
- Children's Playground
- Computer Services ($)
- Conference Rooms (2)
- Currency Exchange
- Dive Center ($)
- Doctor (on call) ($)
- Exercise Classes
- Facilities for Physically Challenged Guests
- Fitness Center
- Floors (9)
- Gift Shop
- Golf (nearby) ($)
- Hairdresser ($)
- Hospitality Desk
- Ice Machines
- Jacuzzi (outdoor)
- Juice Bar ($)
- Laundry Service ($)
- Massage Services ($)
- Medical Services ($)
- Meeting Room
- Multilingual Staff
- Ping Pong
- Pool (children's)
- Poolside Beverage Service
- Rooms (550)
- Safe Deposit Boxes
- Snack Bar
- Spa ($)
- Taxi Stand ($)
- Tennis Court (lighted) ($)
- Tour Desk ($)
- Tours & Excursions ($)
- Volleyball (beach)
- Watersports (motorized) ($)
- Watersports (non-motorized)
- Wedding Coordinator
- Wedding Site
• Two swimming pools with adjoining Jacuzzi.
• Children's swimming pool.
• Complimentary sun loungers, towels and parasols by the pool area sun terrace. Scuba Diving (lessons)
• One introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool Internet Access (wireless)
• WiFi is available in the common areas of the hotel (24 hours a day) free of charge.
• WiFi is available in the guest rooms for a fee ($). Entertainment
• Daytime entertainment program for children ages 4 to 7 and ages 8 to 12 at RiuLand (daily)
• Daytime entertainment program for adults (daily)
• Riu evening program, shows or live music (daily)
• Complimentary entrance to Pacha night club and drinks (open every night)
• Use of the gym, Jacuzzi and sauna is restricted to guests over 18 years old.
• Sports shoes are compulsory when using the gym. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.
• 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's age break is 12 years old.
2018 Double Room - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.
• Double Room Connecting* - 6 adults or 4 adults and 4 children or 6 adults and 2 children.
• Double Room Handicapped - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.
• Double Room Partial Ocean View - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.
• Double Room Partial Ocean View - 6 adults or 4 adults and 4 children Connecting* or 6 adults and 2 children.
• Family Room*/** - 4 adults or 3 adults and 2 children or 2 adults and 3 children.
• Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.
• Suite Ocean View - 2 adults.
*This category requires a minimum occupancy of 4 adults.
• **Single occupancy is not permitted in this category.
Double Room, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, direct dial phone, regularly replenished minibar and liquor dispenser, satellite TV, in room safe, iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, double sink, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.
• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.
Double Room Connecting
Double Room Handicapped, TBA
Double Room Partial Ocen View, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, direct dial phone, regularly replenished minibar and liquor dispenser, satellite TV, in room safe, iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, double sink, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view.
Double Room Partial Ocean View Connecting, These are 2 connecting Double Room Partial Ocean View accommodations. Please see the Double Room Partial Ocean View description.
Family Room, (FMR) At the Hotel Riu Vallarta are the perfect accommodations for enjoying an escape to Mexico as a family. These 33 meter square rooms have one small double bed (125x200 cm), one king-size bed (200x200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, a coffee maker, and a balcony or terrace.
• Bedding: 1 king bed and 1 double bed.
Junior Suite Ocean View, (JUO) Air conditioning, ceiling fan, split-level living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, regularly replenished minibar and liquor dispenser, satellite TV, in room safe, iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and shower, double sink, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view.
• View: Ocean.
Suite Ocean View(*), (UOV) Air conditioning, ceiling fan, split-level living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, regularly replenished minibar and liquor dispenser, satellite TV, in room safe, iron and ironing board, walk-in closet. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub, extra shower cabin, bidet, double sink, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view.
• Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Ocean.
(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.
All accommodations include: rollaway bed (on request), mini-bar, shower, telephone, television, air conditioning, alarm clock, balcony, balcony or patio, bathtub, ceiling fan, crib (on request), hairdryer, liquor dispenser, maid service and safe deposit box.
Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.
Astoria, Lobby bar.
La Plaza, Pavilion bar.
Mezcal, Pool and swim-up bar.
Sports Bar, Open 24 hours
Don Rafael, Buffet style restaurant with show cooking, serving international and local specialties.
La Boheme, Lounge bar with terrace.
Flamingo, Open for lunch and snacks during the day and a la carte grill steakhouse restaurant for dinner. Dress code for dinner is casual elegant.
Nirvana, Both buffet and a la carte options available for dinner.
Dress Code: Casual Elegant.
Sir George, Gourmet a la carte restaurant open for dinner.
Dress Code: Casual Elegant.
• Reservations are no longer required for specialty restaurants at Riu Hotels. They will operate on a first come, first serve basis, within normal operating hours.
• Formal dress is required for dinner.
• Main restaurant: Gentlemen no sleeveless T-shirts.
• Theme restaurants: Gentlemen no sleeveless T-shirts, long trousers.
• Exchange privileges with Riu Jalisco during the day. -Complimentary sun loungers on beach
Honeymooners Travel Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/23/2018
• Honeymooners will receive a surprise gift in their room upon arrival.
• Marriage certificate required (Wedding must have been within the past 90 days).
RIU Student/Spring Breaker Group Policy
• Student/Spring Breaker Groups (21 years of age or older) are limited to the following RIU properties: Riu Jalisco and Riu Vallarta.
• All Student/Spring Breaker Group reservations are strictly on request and will be reviewed on a case by case basis by the corresponding Destination Sales Department. RIU Hotels & Resorts reserves the right of admission and may reject any request at its sole discretion.
• If a Student /Spring Breaker Group is accepted:
• a. Minimum Age requirement: 21 years of age or older.
• b. The Hotel may request proof of age in the form of passport or official ID.
• c. Each room must submit a signed liability agreement upon check-in.
• At all other RIU properties Student Groups/Spring Breakers (either groups or individuals, regardless of age) are not allowed at any time during the year.
• Guests disturbing or generating complaints from other guests or hotel may be removed from the property, at their own expense.
• Parties in rooms are not allowed
Children's Programs Children's programs or activities includes one children's pool as well as a mini-club and playground.
• ATM available in the hotel to withdraw Mexican Pesos
• It is not possible to exchange US Dollars in the hotel
Credit Card Information:
• The hotel accepts the following credit cards for check-in and incidental charges: Visa, MasterCard.
Minimum Age Requirements:
• At least one person 21 years or older is required in every room during the months of February through May.
• During the remainder of the year, at least one person 18 years or older is required in every room.
• The Hotel reserves the right of admission and may request a guest present his/her passport or official ID as proof of age.
• Guests can and will be removed from the property, at their own expense, if any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff arises.
• Parties in rooms are not permitted.
• Unruly behavior by individuals or groups is not allowed at any property at any time during the year.