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    Hotel Riu Vallarta

    Av de Los Cocoteros s/n | Lote Hotelero G, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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    Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

    This is by far the worst experience ever, our room smelled stink, we complained to no avail. If you don't speak Spanish you are overlooked over over, worst for us because we are black. The rooms are cleaned daily but sheets are not cleaned. The...More

    4  Thank fikaboo
    Reviewed 21 August 2015

    Just returned from the Riu Vallarta and can't wait to go back. Everything is being cleaned continuously and food was exceptional. Lots to choose from with a wide variety for most tastes (huge selection of deserts). Rooms are large, bright and clean. Staff are friendly...More

    21  Thank Jim G
    Reviewed 20 August 2015

    My husband, sons and I needed a quick getaway and this definitely served its purpose. We met fantastic people and had a great 4 nights. If we had been there longer, I would have become very bored with the food and left the property to...More

    5  Thank Italian_08
    Reviewed 19 August 2015

    I was a bit hesitant to go to this hotel after reading all the mixed reviews, but when we got there wow the hotel is huge, checkin was quick, all the paperwork was done on the thomson coach on the way to the hotel. We...More

    10  Thank Rizzy15
    Reviewed 19 August 2015

    Heres a quick review following our summer holiday to the RIu Vallarta in Mexico. The express check in was very quick and efficient, following a 12 hour flight and a 4 hr delay this was very welcome. Showed upto our rooms, a good size, huge...More

    7  Thank Jetsetter2771
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$156 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #10 Family Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #13 Top resorts Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #13 Spa Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • #18 On the Beach Hotel in Nuevo Vallarta
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 445
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Pacific Coast >
    • Nayarit >
    • Riviera Nayarit >
    • Nuevo Vallarta
    • Also Known As
    • Riu Vallarta Hotel Nuevo Vallarta ,
    • Riu Vallarta Nuevo
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    ASLtraveller
    25 September 2017|
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    Response from mrsholt1981 | Reviewed this property |
    we've just got back from 2 weeks here and didn't need either :-)
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    AnthonyAnd C
    22 September 2017|
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    Response from JoLeen2 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Both and irion board. Free in room safe. Fridge, water,mix and bar with 4 booze,not the best. No clock radio.,take a extension cord,power bar as few outlets. Beach towels supplied,pack bug spray,sun lotion instead as... More
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    20 September 2017|
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    Response from wenders08 |
    my partner and I just came back and although other holidaymakers were bitten by mosquitos we never had 1 bite. I brought Avon skin so soft which was recommended to me and it sure works.. the pesky mites didnt come near us
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    "Ask for the quiet side as there is a nightclub. High up gives great views"
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    "Get a junior ocean veiw and a corner if you can. Room over looking the court yard will be noisy during..."
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    "You do pay more for a better scenery, but it is not really worth it as you do spend little time in your room"
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    "pick another hotel ... avoid avoid avoid"
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