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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2011

I cannot praise Villa David highly enough. The place combines tasteful serenity with traditional Mexican design. The pool areas is beautiful. Everything is incredibly well maintained. The rooms are stylish and spacious and spotlessly clean. Breakfasts are delicious. And Bill and David are the ultimate hosts. On this trip, they invited all guests to their apartment for drinks and appetisers...

1Thank Matt B
Reviewed 16 December 2011

This is a clothing-optional men-only gay bed and breakfast in the Centro area. It is about a ten to fifteen minute walk down cobble stoned streets to get to the touristic areas of the Zona Romantica. This was an issue for some people we met, who wanted to be closer to the action. For my buddy and I, this was...

2Thank Michael C
Oklahoma city
Reviewed 22 November 2011

The villa is beautiful once you enter but the street noise is unbearable. Situated on the mountain up from town in a neiborhood that has lots of inconsiderate neighbors, who party in the streets at all hours of night, and the owners dogs who wake you promptly at 8:00 am. If you are looking for proximity to the gay beach...

5Thank Tim F
JoePV, Owner at Villa David, responded to this review

Of course everyone has a noise level they can tolerate. This guest did mention the noise,the walk to the beach, etc etc. We are in a neighborhood and we are up on the hill where the views are. We don't try to hide that fact anywhere. As to a 30 minute walk, it's all in how you walk I guess....

Wilton Manors, Florida
Reviewed 2 November 2011

My husband and I stayed at Villa David ten years ago. I don't understand the negative reviews. We met the most wonderful staff imaginable and it was definitely one of our top 2 vacation spots (which is to say lots since we travel at least 12 times a year). The friendships made here are ones we will cherish for a...

1Thank John G
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 20 March 2011

We wanted to do something special for our 25th anniversary. Originally, we wanted to do a cruise, but our schedules were too tight. We're a little tired of the unwelcoming attitudes in the Caribbean. So the husband surprised me by finding this amazing jewel and planning a surprise trip to Puerto Vallarta - a first trip for both of us....

1Thank ellipticalgeek
Lafayette, California
Reviewed 8 March 2011

I and two friends of mine just returned from a three day weekend at Villa David, Puerto Vallarta. The three of us got two rooms after much discussion about the trade-offs of staying at a Bed and Breakfast versus a full service hotel. As I have Platinum status with Starwood Hotels, we were weighing the pros and cons of staying...

6Thank rosscali
Clifton Park, New York
Reviewed 7 March 2011

Now that I have visited Villa David six times in the past four years, I believe that I am entitled and qualified for an honest review. I can't say enough for Bill (owner/manager) and the staff at Villa David. They all do a great job in making everyone feel at home. The entire complex is kept immaculate with a staff...

1Thank southpacific3
New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 March 2011

Generally a nice place with a decent breakfast. The dogs (3) could be a problem at times, barking at guests early in the morning and doing their business in strategic traffic areas, with cleanup sometimes slow. Pool was nice but didn't get much sunlight. Wi-Fi was available in some locations, but not the lower level. The 4 units on the...

5Thank lowkeyguy12
JoePV, Owner at Villa David, responded to this review

We have rooms on the lower level. It is on our webpage, there are photos of the rooms and they are priced accordingly . There are double windows in these rooms to make them quieter and true, there is a limited amount of fresh air flow, but being that close to the street, most people opt to use the air...

Luray, Virginia
Reviewed 30 January 2011

We had searched long and hard for a place to celebrate our 20th Anniversary. Other than Canada we had never been out of the U.S. so we bombarded Bill with many emails and questions; sorry Bill. He was always prompt with a reply. The taxi drove us from the airport to the door of Villa David. It is up on...

Thank PineyhillInnkeeper
Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 1 September 2010

From the moment I contacted Villa David, everything flowed flawlessly. My every email inquiry was promptly answered, instilling confidence that I had made the right choice. Bill and David run a top-notch beautiful B&B! When I booked my reservation for the last week of April, they told me I'd have the villa to myself for the first five days. Bill...

2Thank StephanMark

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming gay-owned men-only B&B in the heart of beautiful Old Town Puerto Vallarta. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa David

Address: 348 Calle Galeana y Miramar, Puerto Vallarta Jalisco, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: $138 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Villa David Hotel Puerto Vallarta
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“rooms on higher floors are more spacious”
Paulybos11, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“gay men B&B, beautiful property, wonderful pool, hot tub, American breakfast, vista views ocean & hills, Many returning guests”
  • Ocean view from room #2
DougRobNYC, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 1 & 2 are the nicest with the best views. There is no such thing as a bad room in this place.”
BlaineDB, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“#1, 2 are spacious and worth the views.”
817jd, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms 1 and 2 are the biggest and are on the top floor with great views. The rest of the rooms are on the other side of the courtyard.”
S7820NItoms, 30 May 2015 | Read review
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