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Riu Vallarta (RN), Nuevo Vallarta

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 Vallarta is an all-inclusive, beachfront hotel, located near trendy Riviera Nayarit. With stunning art-deco architecture, stylish decor and a modern ambiance, this exciting resort is designed for couples and families, offers spacious guest rooms, a relaxing spa, a mini-club and two pools with adjoining Jacuzzis. Riu Vallarta's warm Mexican hospitality is coupled with fine dining venues and the famous Pacha nightclub, ensuring it will be a favorite vacation destination for your family and friends!


All-Inclusive PlanBeachfront550 Rooms4 RestaurantsActiveCasual2 Pools


The beachfront Riu Vallarta is an expansive art-deco homage to the high-life of the early 1900s. Located right by its sister hotel, the Riu Jalisco, and just nine miles from downtown Puerto Vallarta this resort is the perfect location for your Mexican escape. Sports and activities of all kinds are provided as part of the all-inclusive plan, ensuring fun and entertainment for families and couples alike. Riu Vallarta guests also enjoy access to all facilities, activities and entertainment at the adjacent Riu Jalisco (dinner restaurants excluded). With RiuLand, kids ages 4 - 7 and 8 - 12 enjoy age-specific entertainment promoting fun learning through outdoor physical activities including group games and sports, cultural games and swimming pool recreation.

Current Promotions

Special Golf Rates
Booking/Travel Window: Now — December 23, 2019
Riu Vallarta provides preferential conditions and additional value to their guests when contacting, booking and paying directly at Flamingos Golf.

2019 Renova Spa Offers
Spa Credit
Applicable only for Renova Combination Massage (80 min, per adult person, per stay)
Good Through: Jan 2 - Dec 23, 2019
Does not apply with other promotions or discounts.
The spa promotions for Riu Bambu clients are redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Bavaro. Clients need to identify themselves by presenting their travel documents at the Spa to prove that they own this spa credit. The TO will inform their clients about this requirement and ensure that all of their partners clearly state the restrictions of this promotion on their media and vouchers.

Honeymooners Offer
Credit for 50 minute Ocean Harmony massage for two
Per couple, per stay; Does not apply with other promotions or discounts; min. age is 18.

Groups Deal
Discount on spa services for groups (10 room min.) or discount on all spa services when booking online in advance with minimum 72-hour notice.
Per adult, per stay; not combinable with other promotions; min. age is 18.

Complimentary 25-minute relaxing massage for the group leader.
One per stay. Tour leader should claim by email. No complimentary massages will be offered directly at the spa without the voucher.

Hotel Updates

Free Wi-Fi in select public areas and in the rooms.


Due to Renovations, Riu Vallarta will be closing August 26, 2019 - November 23, 2019.

    Student Group / Spring Breaker Policy
    RIU Hotels and Resorts will allow these “Supervised Family Student Groups”, as an exception to its RIU Student/Spring Breaker Group Policy, always on an on-request basis and; if and only if they fit the following criteria:

    *Students are traveling in the company of a parent/s or Legal Guardian/s.
    *Each room booked has at least 1 (one) responsible parent or guardian sharing with their underage children (18 or younger) up to the maximum of occupants permitted in the specific room category.
    *Parent/s or guardian/s must be willing to sign a responsibility agreement.

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