Riu Vallarta

Rating: 4 of 5

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The all-inclusive, beachfront Riu Vallarta is the perfect place for families and friends to soak up the sun in a prime location along the expansive Flamingos Beach, north of Puerto Vallarta. This active resort features 2 large swimming pools with sunloungers and swim-up bars and a children’s pool for the little sunshines of your life. Elsewhere within the resort, you can enjoy an endless array of water-based fun, daytime entertainment programs for adults and RiuLand for children, and a choice of 4 restaurants and 5 bars. And if that isn’t enough, guests also have access to the amenities and buffet restaurants at Riu Jalisco, located next door. 

Location: Riviera Nayarit - Flamingos

Avda De los Cocoteros, sn-Lote K  
Flamingos Vallarta  63732
MEXICO

Property Information 
Year Built: 2006
Floors: 9
Total rooms: 550

Airport — Puerto Vallarta International Airport - PVR: 8 miles

Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Accessible facilities
  • Accessible rooms
  • All-inclusive meal plan
  • ATM / Cash machine†
  • Babysitting†
  • Beauty shop/salon†
  • Bell staff / porter
  • Bicycle rentals†
  • Car rental desk†
  • Child programs
  • Children welcome
  • Concierge desk
  • Elevators
  • Gift / News stand†
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Internet services†
  • Live entertainment
  • Lounges / bars
  • Luggage service
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa†
  • Tour / sightseeing desk†

† Fees may apply 

All-Inclusive Amenities 

  • All meals and 24-hour snacks and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Restocked minibar and liquor dispenser
  • WiFi in the lobby for 90 consecutive minutes per day
  • Use of loungers, sun umbrellas, and towels in pool and beach area
  • Use of spa steambath and whirlpool (18 years and older)
  • Use of gym
  • Use of floodlit hard surface tennis court at Riu Jalisco
  • Table tennis, workout, volleyball, 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool
  • Use of windsurfing, catamaran, kayaking, body boarding and snorkeling equipment
  • Daily daytime entertainment program for children ages 4 to 7 and ages 8 to 12 at RiuLand
  • Daily, daytime entertainment program for adults
  • Nightly entertainment including live music and Riu theme shows
  • Entrance to Pacha nightclub and drinks
  • All taxes and gratuities

Dining

Onsite Dining

Don Rafael
Buffet-style dining with show cooking and casual dining serving international and local dishes. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Meals — Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Attire — Shirts with sleeves for men

Flamingo
Beach restaurant serving lunch and light snacksduring the day and then turning into a grill/steakhouse for dinner. 
Attire — During the day - shirts with sleeves for men; At dinner - long pants and shirts with sleeves for men
Meals — Dinner, Lunch

Nirvana
Asian buffet restaurant, open for dinner. 
Meals — Dinner
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men

Sir George
Gourmet, a la carte restaurant open for dinner. Reservaitons are required.
Meals — Dinner
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men

Various Lounges/Bars

Astoria — Lobby bar
La Boheme — Lounge bar with terrace
La Piaza
Mezcal — Poolside bar and swimup bar
Sports bar — Serving snacks and beverages 24 hours a day

Activities

Onsite Recreation

  • Beach
  • Bike rental†
  • Children's pool
  • Children's program — Daily, daytime entertainment program for children ages 4-7 and ages 8-12 at RiuLand
  • Fitness center
  • Motorized Water Sports†
  • Nightclubs — Entrance to Pacha nightclub and drinks; open 6 nights a week
  • Non-Motorized Water Sports — Sailing, waterpolo, windsurfing, snorkeling, kayaking, and 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool

† Fees may apply

Onsite Recreation Cont.

  • Pool — 2 large pools
  • Sightseeing tours†
  • Spa† — Renova Spa with assorted skin and body treatments, as well as massages and a beauty salon
  • Volleyball
  • Whirlpool — 2 whirlpools. One integrated into the pool and one located at the spa and for guests 18 years of age and older.

Offsite Recreation

  • Golf†
  • Tennis court — Guests have access to the tennis courts at Riu Jalisco

Offsite Attraction

  • Puerto Vallarta: 16 miles

Policies

Hotel Policies

  • Check In — 3:00 PM
  • Check Out — 12:00 PM
  • Minimum Check-In Age — 18 (At least 1 person 21 years of age or older is required in every room during March & April. The hotel may require proof of age upon check in.)

General Policies

  • Hotel Deposit — A credit card and photo ID is required upon check-in for incidentals.
  • Hotel Taxes — Room taxes are included in the price.
  • Internet — Complimentary in common areas; additional access in rooms available for a fee.
  • Service Charges — Maid and bellman services charges are included in the price.
  • Spring Break — Spring Breakers (groups or individuals of any age traveling to celebrate their Spring Break) are NOT allowed at any RIU hotel and RIU hotels will use any means at their disposal to identify and cancel suspected Spring Break groups. Any Spring Breakers arriving at any RIU hotel will not be admitted on property, with no refund. RIU hotels have a zero tolerance policy with regards to this issue and are in no way responsible for the consequences or lawsuits that may ensue.

Kids Stay Free Policy
A maximum of 2 children, ages 0-1, stay free when sharing room with a minimum of 2 adults and using existing bedding. Children 2-12 pay child rate. 

Pet Policy — Pets Not Allowed

Hotel information is as accurate as possible and we aim to keep all information up to date. We are not responsible for any inaccuracies that may occur due to hotels making changes to their property or policies without our knowledge.

Riu Vallarta Room Types

Double Room

Double Room

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with dark woods and warm neutrals. Rooms are 300 square feet and feature a convenient liquor dispenser.

View — Resort
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles
Occupancy — 3 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Double Room Partial Ocean View

Double Room Partial Ocean View

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with dark woods and warm neutrals. Rooms are 300 square feet and feature a convenient liquor dispenser.

View — Partial Ocean View
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles
Occupancy — 3 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Junior Suite Ocean View

Junior Suite Ocean View

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with dark woods and warm neutrals. Rooms are 350-400 square feet and feature ocean views, a convenient liquor dispenser, and a separate sitting area that is 2 steps down from the sleeping area.

View — Ocean
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles
Occupancy — 3 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub with spray jets
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Family Room

Family Room

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with dark woods and warm neutrals. Rooms feature a convenient liquor dispenser and 2 beds.

View — Resort
Bedding — 1 king and 1 double
Occupancy — 4 adults, 3 children / 5 total; minimum of 2 adults; when booking 4 adults no children are allowed

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Suite Ocean View

Suite Ocean View

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with dark woods and warm neutrals. Spacious rooms are 700-750 square feet and feature ocean views, a convenient liquor dispenser, and a separate sitting area that is 2 steps down from the sleeping area.

View — Ocean
Bedding — 1 king
Occupancy — 2 adults / 2 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub with spray jets
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Walk-in closet

† Fees may apply

Double Room Connecting

Double Room Connecting

All-Inclusive

Connecting rooms are two rooms connected by an interior door or private hallway. Rooms are traditionally styled with dark woods and warm neutrals. Each room is 300 square feet and features a convenient liquor dispenser.

View — Resort
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles in each room
Occupancy — 6 adults, 4 children / 8 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Double Room Partial Ocean View Connecting

Double Room Partial Ocean View Connecting

All-Inclusive

Connecting rooms are two rooms connected by an interior door or private hallway. Rooms are traditionally styled with dark woods and warm neutrals. Each room is 300 square feet and features a convenient liquor dispenser.

View — Partial Ocean
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles in each room
Occupancy — 6 adults, 4 children / 8 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

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