As the second Riu hotel in Puerto Vallarta, this resort features charming art deco-style architecture, stylish decor and a modern vibe perfectly suited to the wants and needs of the demanding traveler. True to the Riu tradition, this resort offers endless activities, gourmet restaurants and unmatched leisure facilities. Additionally, Riu's legendary All-Inclusive concept and renowned personalized service make Hotel Riu Vallarta a fantastic and unforgettable destination for a well-deserved vacation.
Please note - At least one person 21 years or older must be in every room during March and April. The remainder of the year at least one person 18 years or older must be in every room. No student groups under 21 are permitted during March and April.
550 Rooms, 3 Pools, Jacuzzi, Car Rental*, Swim-Up Bar, Children’s Facilities, 5 Bars, 5 Restaurants, Spa*, Gym, Shops, Nightclub.
* denotes activities/services available for an additional cost. Amenities and inclusions are subject to change at any time
Room Categories and Descriptions
Room amenities include alarm clock, television, hairdryer, mini-bar, shower, balcony, ceiling fan, air conditioning, liquor dispenser, rollaway bed (on request), telephone, balcony or patio, crib (on request), maid service, safe deposit box, iron/ironing board (all rooms except Standard) and bathtub.
Requests for a specific bedding arrangement or room location are fulfilled by the hotel based on availability.
Standard - One king bed or two double beds. Room features balcony or terrace. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Partial Oceanview - One king bed or two double beds. Room features balcony or terrace. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Junior Suite Oceanview - One king bed or two double beds. Room features a split-level living room area with sofa and a bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Suite Oceanview - One king bed. Room features an integrated lounge area with two steps between levels and a sofa, as well as a bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.
Suite Jacuzzi Oceanview - One king bed. Room features include split-level sitting area and sofa and jacuzzi. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.
Family Room - One king and one double bed. Maximum Occupancy: 4 adults or 2 adults and 3 children. Minimum Occupancy: 3 Adults or 2 Adults and 1 child.
Hotel Riu Vallarta offers the following restaurants:
Don Rafael - Buffet style restaurant with show cooking, serving international and local specialties.
Flamingo - Open for lunch and snacks during the day and a la carte grill steakhouse restaurant for dinner. Dress code for dinner is casual elegant. Reservations required.
Sir George - Gourmet a la carte restaurant open for dinner. Dress code is casual elegant. Reservations required.
Nirvana - Asian cuisine. Both buffet and a la carte options available for dinner. Dress code is casual elegant. Reservations required.
Hotel Riu Vallarta offers the following bars:
Astoria - Lobby bar
La Plaza - Pavilion bar
La Boheme - Lounge bar with terrace
Mezcal - Swim-up bar
|Resort Rating Key|
|Exceptional (Premier property with finest services,
amenities and exquisite surroundings)
|Deluxe (Prime location with outstanding service, elegant accommodations and a wide array of amenities)|
|Good (Tastefully furnished accommodations with
assortment of amenities and services)
|Moderate (Comfortable accommodations with limited
amenities and services)
|Fair (Clean, basic, budget property)|
|Very limited appeal|