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Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico

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Av. de los Cocoteros, Lote Hotelero G, Flamingos, Nuevo Vallarta 63732 MexicoSee on map
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-smoking rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just returned from a two week stay at this wonderful hotel . We arrived after a 12 hr flight very tired but the first views of the hotel all lit up at night were simply amazing. Check in was very straight forward and we soon...More

Date of stay: February 2019
1  Thank Diane N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ignore the negative reviews. We have stayed her February 2 - 16th. What an excellent hotel. Cleaners are here all day long in one area or another. Rooms are excellent, dated yes, but lots of room, wardrobe space and drawers, and very clean. Our shower...More

Date of stay: February 2019
12  Thank Lettyjack
Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace PacificoResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lettyjack, Thank you very much for sharing your wonderful experience with us. It brings us great joy to hear that you enjoyed your overall stay at our hotel! It has been a pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I stayed at Riu Palace Pacifico from 2/3-16/3, we had a great time. Flight from UK was long but trying to get through immigration at the airport seemed to take longer! It took us 2 hours to collect our cases and get...More

Date of stay: March 2019
3  Thank simmy
Reviewed yesterday

I want to lead by saying that overall we had a great stay. I'll lead with the good, then share what frustrated us. The property is really well maintained and very nice, and all the staff who helped us were very friendly. All the common...More

Date of stay: March 2019
1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is beautiful. The food and service is great. The bad part is if you have a small child the staff will continually wake them up when they are sleeping. We are on our fourth day at the resort and they woke my 2...More

Date of stay: March 2019
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The 24-hour All Inclusive Hotel Riu Palace Pacifico opens all year round and located in Banderas Bay in Riviera Nayarit on the Pacific coast of Mexico. RIU Palace is the most elegant category in the RIU hotel More chain, with hotels that meet the highest standards in terms of luxury, excellence and sophistication, creating a unique experience. The location is ideal due to its proximity to Puerto Vallarta Airport PVR (13 km) and Bucerías (2 km) and invites you to explore the area. The hotel has 445 cozily furnished rooms with free Wi-Fi and offers many amenities. Relax in our spa, or get in shape at the gym. 1 outdoor pool, 1 children's pool. Day and evening entertainment, as well as the Pacha discotheque in the neighboring Hotel Riu Jalisco or Hotel Riu Vallarta. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer live cooking stations at our main restaurant, Japanese and Mexican, Krystal restaurants and Steakhouse, as well as 5 bars. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room service
Free parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Air conditioning
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Spa
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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Luxury
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Spa
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
445
Price range
US$212 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riu Palace Pacifico Hotel Riviera Nayarit
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Riu Palace Pacifico Nuevo Vallarta
Location
Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta > Flamingos
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
Luxury
,
Spa
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
445
Price range
US$212 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riu Palace Pacifico Hotel Riviera Nayarit
,
Riu Palace Pacifico Nuevo Vallarta
Location
Mexico > Pacific Coast > Nayarit > Riviera Nayarit > Nuevo Vallarta > Flamingos

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Questions & Answers
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BigBadJohn1402
20 March 2019|
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Response from Calmjohn | Reviewed this property |
Bicycles can be rented next door. Motorized I am not sure, but would perhaps be expensive. Buses are much, much cheaper, just take much more time and a total understanding of where to get transfers, etc.
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D653BLchrisb
20 March 2019|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
Erasmo's Tours is on facebook and TripAdvisor
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y0ungl
18 March 2019|
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Response from Violet1730 | Reviewed this property |
I do remember seeing a sign in the buffet area that stated some of the bread and crackers were gluten free.
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Room Tips

"Rooms on east side face pool as well as a stunning view of the Pacific Ocean"
BRIDGETR40
2 days ago
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"High floor"
MrJohn1960
4 days ago
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"Get ocean partial ocean view or ocean view room or you will be facing the street with no balcony."
NellerlovesSun
1 week ago
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"Try to get room 3040 or something above for the best view (unless of course you are right on the beach!)"
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