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Get an overview of this hotelNuevo Vallarta resort near water park, golf

With a stay at Riu Vallarta All Inclusive in Nuevo Vallarta (Riviera Nayarit), you'll be convenient to Flamingos Golf Club and El Cora Crocodile Sanctuary.

This all-inclusive resort is within close proximity of Playa Bucerias and Plaza Lago Real Shopping Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 550 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and coffee/tea makers.

Relax and unwind with massages and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, a nightclub, and a health club. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and an arcade/game room.

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.

Satisfy your appetite at one of the resort's 4 restaurants. Relax with a refreshing drink at a poolside bar, a swim-up bar, or one of 5 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. This resort has 4 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

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

  • All meals, snacks, and beverages included


  • Onsite entertainment and activities

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium food items
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

The all-inclusive Riu Vallarta is also family-friendly. Along with babysitting services, the hotel includes a kids' club which provides supervised activities for children. A specially designed children's swimming pool is on site, as is an arcade and game room.

This Nuevo Vallarta hotel offers 4 restaurants, each one embracing a different style and cuisine. One of the 2 pools has a swim-up bar, and a nightclub is on site. The hotel also offers computer rentals, and guests can take advantage of 90 minutes complimentary wireless internet in the lobby. Additional Internet access is available throughout the hotel at a surcharge.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Total number of rooms - 550 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Local Expert Concierge 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Sauna 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Climate control 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Don Rafael - Main Restaurant. Buffet-style dining with show cooking. Offering international and local specialties.

Flamingo - Daytime restaurant serving lunch and snacks. Dinner served a la carte.

Sir George - Gourmet restaurant offering dinner a la carte. Reservations required.

Nirvana - Asian dinner buffet restaurant. Reservations required.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Discounted Golf

Riu guests receive a 20-percent discount from public (rack) rates at the Flamingos Golf Club.

Offer subject to availability Guests planning to redeem this offer must contact the golf course directly for reservations. Guests may receive the golf course's contact information by contacting the hotel, using the phone number on the reservation confirmation received after booking via this Web site. At the golf course, Riu guests must inform staff and present a hotel bracelet. Other restrictions may apply.

Honeymooner's Special

All honeymooners will receive a fruit basket and a surprise gift in their rooms upon arrival.

At time of booking, guests must enter "Honeymoon" in the Special Requests box to receive this promotion. When indicating "Traveler and room preferences" during booking, click on the link that says: "I have a special request." and enter "Honeymoon" in the Special Requests box to receive this promotion.

Marriage certificate is required upon check-in. Offer valid for all booking and travel dates. Other restrictions may apply.

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