4.9 out of 5

With a stay at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive in Nuevo Vallarta (Riviera Nayarit), you'll be convenient to Vallarta Adventures and El Cora Crocodile Sanctuary.

This 5-star resort is within close proximity of Nayar Vidanta Golf and Sea Life Park Vallarta.

Make yourself at home in one of the 267 air-conditioned rooms featuring MP3 docking stations and LED televisions. Satellite programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, a nightclub, and a health club. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

This resort is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Grab a bite at one of the resort's 5 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a swim-up bar.



Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Event facilities at this resort consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Guests may use a shuttle from the hotel to the airport for a surcharge, and free valet parking is available onsite.

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • Meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

All land activities and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Surfing/boogie boarding

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Yoga

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Entertainment

  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Premium or imported alcoholic beverages
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Offsite tours

Property Features

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive is an all-inclusive resort. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive you can cool off in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

Free breakfast is available. There are 5 restaurants on site, along with a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. This all-inclusive resort also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and an outdoor tennis court. Self parking and valet parking are free.

  • 1 building
  • 267 guestrooms or units
  • 9 levels
  • 5 dining venues
  • 2 conference rooms
  • Built in 2002
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (free)
  • Nightclub
  • Swim-up bar
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Elevator

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive offers 267 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and DVD players. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LED televisions come with satellite channels. Espresso makers and free minibar items are provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.

This Nuevo Vallarta resort provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in November 2015.

  • Stocked minibar (free)
  • MP3 dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Espresso maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Pillow options
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

Guests are served free cooked-to-order breakfast.

Frida - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Lucca - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Piaf - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Azul - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

With its private golden-sand beach and spectacular location on Banderas Bay, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive is perfectly situated for water-related activities. The resort's water-sports center offers boogie boarding and introductory scuba-diving lessons. Facilities include a fitness facility and an outdoor infinity pool with spa tub and separate children's pool. Tennis, paddle tennis, beach volleyball, and exercise programs such as Pilates, Yoga among others are also available.

Numerous local tour operators offer excellent opportunities for exploring the natural environments of the Nuevo Vallarta area (surcharges). Whale watching is available during the winter and spring. Deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, and snorkeling are popular year-round. Land tours include jungle walks and zip-line tours of the forest canopy.

Professional-level golf courses designed by Jack Nicklaus, Tom Weiskopf, and Joe Finger are also nearby at the Vista Vallarta and Marina Vallarta golf clubs.

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is a Kid-Friendly resort where children can play, explore, and imagine in a tropical paradise. Our playful monkey mascot Pancho will help your kids enjoy the Kids Club which provides fun activities such as kite flying, table games, soccer, water balloons, sand castle building, rock painting, and treasure hunting so parents can relax. The Kids Club invites children from 4 to 12 years of age to play in paradise, every day from 9 AM to 9 PM. Our professional personnel are always ready to entertain. The Kids Club features an area for videos that includes a Home Theater and X-Box, a garden area where children can play, and a recreational area where kids develop their abilities in arts & crafts, gastronomy, motor skills, and more. Guests can also bring kids from ages 13 to 18 to the Teens Club, where they can play billards, air hockey, video games, and more. The Teens Club also includes a deli bar, lounge area, and karaoke, and mini disco. On Wednesday and Fridays, we have live shows with birds and sea lions where children can interact with these lovely creatures while learning ecology and caring for nature (Subject to change without notice). Come along on a Puerto Vallarta adventure with Pancho.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 

Spa Services

The heart of your Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit experience is our luxurious Grand Velas Spa. Discover the art of relaxation and the energy of nature at a sublime spa resort in Nuevo Vallarta. Winner of the Condé Nast "Most Excellent Spa Hotel" Award, our world-class resort spa in Puerto Vallarta is an intimate retreat that rejuvenates your body and soul.

Enjoy healing spa rituals and ceremonies as you embrace the natural beauty and harmony of Mexico's Pacific Coast. Indulge your senses in our Puerto Vallarta resort spa's 20 elegant treatment rooms offering over 60 spa treatments, including massage therapy, body exfoliations, body wraps, facials, bath therapy, hand and feet care, and Day Spa rituals. We carefully select natural products, aromas, and ingredients at our resort spa in Puerto Vallarta to relax and restore your body and spirit.

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Resort Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 4 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • New Year's Day gala dinner fee
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 300 per vehicle
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Resort Name

  • Grand Velas Inclusive
  • Grand Velas Inclusive Resort Riviera Nayarit All
  • Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive
  • Grand Velas All Inclusive
  • Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
  • Grand Velas

You should know

For stays on 31 December, the total price shown includes a charge for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner. For stays on 1 January, the total price shown includes a charge for a mandatory New Year's Day gala dinner. Children 4 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Pets and service animals are not allowed on site. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.