Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
Overlooking Banderas Bay, this all-inclusive AAA Five Diamond Resort offers an exquisite escape on Mexico’s gold coast. Its contemporary Mexican architecture and tropical landscape make for a picturesque combination, setting the scene for an ideal retreat in the heart of Puerto Vallarta. With a step into the lobby, find yourself immediately greeted to gorgeous fountains and ocean breezes. The resort's ideal location is perfect for water sports, including deep-sea fishing and scuba diving, and the golf course includes rugged terrain and stunning ocean views that will give beginners and seasoned vets alike a brand-new experience.
- Recipient of the AAA Five Diamond Award
- Relax in 267 spacious suites with private terraces offering views of the ocean and Sierra Madre mountains
- Savor gourmet world cuisines in the five on-site restaurants
- Discover the azure waters of Banderas Bay from the serene white-sand beach
- Indulge your mind and body at the world-class 16,000-square-foot luxury spa
- Work out at the fitness center or test your skills on the tennis courts
- Dive into and relax in the three-tiered infinity pool while overlooking the ocean and make your way over to the poolside swim-up bar
- Head to the kids' club with your little ones for supervised creative activities
The resort is edged by more than 650 feet of pristine beach and boasts everything from expansive pools and renowned dining options to a world-class spa and immaculate suites. A personal concierge is also at your service, just in case you need something to make the stay even more special.
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Retreat to spacious and elegant suites complete with beautiful interiors, unbelievable views, and ultra-comfortable furnishings. Enjoy the sunset and Pacific Ocean breezes from private terraces and unwind with a cocktail in the stylish sitting room. Sink into plush beds and relax in your luxurious bathroom Jacuzzi. Awake to the sounds of the ocean crashing and stunning views of the Sierra Madre mountains.
Enjoy conveniences such as connecting suites for families, 24-hour in-suite food and beverage service, nightly turndown service, and fully stocked mini bars. Luxury amenities such as a pillow menu, Nespresso machines, and L’Occitane bath products are also a nice touch.
With five on-site restaurants, there's a variety of settings and cusines to take in. Indulge in a formal experience that takes advantage of the area's local produce and seafood. If you're looking for poolside bites, there's options for that, too. Ocean views feature in several of the restaurants, which boast AAA awards and rank among the area's best.
Frida — Awarded Four Diamonds by AAA, this lively eatery celebrates the legacy of Frida Kahlo and serves up traditional cuisine with a modern twist. Treat yourself to mouthwatering local cuisine that celebrates Mexico's colorful culture, creative spirit, and sense of adventure. The relaxing ambiance is made even a bit more magical with live music.
Paif — A AAA Four Diamond restaurant, Paif serves up innovative French fare in an elegant setting. Top off your memorable dining experience with with live trumpet music, all located in the resort’s lobby.
Sen Lin — Experience an eclectic explosion of Asian fusion at this family-friendly spot. Enjoy traditional dishes with modern flair from China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Thailand in a casually elegant atmosphere.
Lucca — Take a culinary journey to Italy at this signature AAA Four Diamond restaurant. Serving bold Mediterranean cuisine, from fresh Pacific seafood to pastas, Lucca is one of the best Italian restaurants in Puerto Vallarta.
Selva Del Mar — Enjoy everything from ceviche to salads at this poolside snack bar with views of Banderas Bay.
Azul — Sit down in this breezy oceanfront outdoor restaurant for a delicious bite in the pool area of the resort.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is the perfect place to find relaxation, rejuvenation, and adventure.
Stop by the resort’s spa, named among the best spas in the world by Condé Nast Traveler, for an indulgent treatment using natural and exotic ingredients. Head to the magnificent infinity pool, complete with swim-up bar, to refresh and enjoy views of the surrounding ocean. Kids and teens can find plenty to do at the kids' and teen clubs and there's even a baby concierge service for little ones. Get a workout in at the high-performance fitness center, equipped with cardiovascular equipment, including treadmills, stair climbers, and elliptical trainers.
The sprawling, world-class golf courses offer distracting dramatic views and offer a challenge to even the most seasoned golfer with its rugged terrain. End your day with a breathtaking sunset from the resort’s white-sand beaches overlooking the azure waters of Banderas Bay.
With a short trip to downtown Puerto Vallarta, you will find a colorful vibe with restaurants, bars, cafes, shops, art galleries, and markets. There are also endless options for water activities, such as deep-sea fishing and scuba diving.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, overlooking Banderas Bay. The resort places you in a central location, just 15 minutes away from the airport and 25 minutes away from the excitement of downtown Puerto Vallarta. The tropical setting is also ideal for a myriad of outdoor adventure and sightseeing.
Puerto Vallarta International Airport is 7 mi / 11 km from the hotel.