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Riu Palace Pacifico (RN), Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera NayaritRiu Palace Pacifico (RN), Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera NayaritRiu Palace Pacifico (RN), Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit

Riu Palace Pacifico (RN), Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit

Beachfront locationSupervised Kids ClubHighly recommended by past Vacation Express travelers
Variety of room types and locationsKids Stay, Play and Eat FREE dealsSpacious rooms [some catering for three or more children]

Riu Palace Pacifico is an all-inclusive, hotel in the beautiful, old-world village of Riviera Nayarit. Magnificent architecture and elegant furnishings combine with unparalleled service to offer guests a relaxing haven of vacation indulgence. Guests of all ages will enjoy top-notch facilities, including a spa and fitness center, special activities, a variety of excellent dining venues and 24-hour food and beverage service. The ideal place for vacationers seeking total relaxation and a good bit of pampering in picturesque Riviera Nayarit. Riu Palace Pacifico is located on beautiful Flamingos Beach, only 2 minutes’ drive from sister hotels, Riu Vallarta and Riu Jalisco, and just 9 miles away from downtown Puerto Vallarta.


All-Inclusive Plan445 Rooms9 Floors9 Restaurants6 Bars*Coming Soon* Adults Only


Riu Palace Pacifico, in the charming destination of Riviera Nayarit, features 445 Junior Suites and Jacuzzi Suites. With activities to keep the everyone entertained — including an introductory scuba lesson, daily planned activities and nightly entertainment — Riu Palace Pacifico is the ideal place for your sunny Mexico vacation! The resort also features exchange privileges. Guests can enjoy access to all facilities, activities and entertainment at Riu Jalisco and Riu Vallarta. Dinner restaurants excluded.

Hotel Updates

Hotel Renovation
A renovation of Riu Palace Pacifico in Puerto Vallarta will take place starting August 21, 2023 to December 1, 2023. The resort will reopen on December 2, 2023.
    What's New?
  • Fully renovated hotel with a new modern design and neutral colors
  • Now an adults-only hotel after refurbishment
  • Elite Club by RIU guest rooms with exclusive services
  • 24-Hour room service
  • New restaurants: Italian restaurant, "Capuchino" pâtisserie, "Pepe's Food" Grill and taco station
  • Menu including vegetarian options
  • Spa with steam bath and relaxation pool
  • RiuFit area for group fitness activities
    Exclusive services for the guests staying in “Elite Club by RIU” rooms include:
  • All Ocean View and Ocean Front Suite and Junior Suite rooms
  • In-room aromatherapy
  • Exclusive welcome gift
  • Dedicated beach area with exclusive bar ("Elite Club Beach")
  • "Elite Club Lounge"
  • Dedicated check-in area and Elite Club wristband
  • Confirmed late check-out until 1PM and early check-in based on availability
  • Upgraded room service menu
  • "Elite Club Restaurant"
  • Exclusive restaurant for breakfast, including à la carte menu options
  • Dinner reservation available for the à la carte restaurants via RIU App
  • Access to exclusive, premium branded drinks at selected bars
  • Upgraded in-room liquor dispenser (premium brands)
  • Upgraded mini-bar with snacks and a bottle of wine or cava

Current Promotions

2023 Resort Discount Credits
3-6 nights: $500
7 or more nights: $630

Resort credits can be used at the Renova Spa, Scuba Caribe, Weddings by RIU, Alamo Rent-a-Car and Paparazzi Photography. Booking Window: June 28, 2022 - December 22, 2023. Travel Period: December 24, 2022 - December 23, 2023.

Terms and Conditions: Applies to USA. Guests can check the resort credits through RIU App. The total of credits is per room, per stay, for guests 21 and older. Resort Credits are non-transferable, non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-combinable and cannot be used for future stays. Resort credits can be used as discounts on specified select services only. Credits cannot be exchanged for cash. This promotion is subject to availability. Some restrictions apply. Inclusions subject to changes without prior notice.

RIU Student Group / Spring Breaker Policy

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 permitted.

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