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Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Av.Cocoteros No 98 Sur, Fracc. Nuevo Vallarta, Municipio De Bahia De Banderas, Nayarit, Mexico


Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit


Insider Tip

In the town of Puerto Vallarta, 10 miles from the resort, guests can visit the Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, which is the town's main church, located on Hidalgo Street. More than 100 years old, the cathedral is topped by an ornate crown. A schedule of church services is available at the resort's front desk.

Hotel Overview

Private golden beach
Located just 20 minutes away from the hip town of Puerto Vallarta. Enjoy the ultimate all-inclusive vacation with exceptional a la carte gourmet dining, lavish spa, world-class hospitality, and luxurious hotel accommodations in a spectacular setting on Mexico’s golden coast.
Suites with terraces
Resort suites feature beds with down pillows and comforters and flat-screen TVs with DVD/CD/MP3 players. Private, furnished balconies or terraces provide ocean or partial ocean and garden views.
Beyond All-Inclusive
Water-sports equipment, fitness classes, personal training, 24 hour suite service, four a la carte gourmet restaurants, food & beverages at buffet Restaurant Azul, Selva del Mar snack bar, Lobby Bar and Aqua Bar; activities programs for children and adults, and live music are among the amenities included in the room rate.
Lavish Spa
Wellness treatments are a must do in Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort; being member of The Leading Spa’s of the World, you just cannot miss the opportunity to enjoy the pleasure of an hydrotherapy circuit or indulge with a relaxing and pampering massage.

Amenity highlights:

The Grand Velas has a 23,000-square-foot, three-tiered infinity pool with a swim-up bar and cushioned wooden lounge chairs. Guests can also use a children's pool, tennis and paddle tennis courts, and a fitness center. Health spa is to provide you with a sacred space devoted to the totalwellness of body, mind, and sprit. Spa facility is 16,500 square feet with 20 cabins, more than 80 treatments and Spa reservations center. The resort's spa services (surcharge) include skin and nail treatments, hydrotherapy, a sauna, a steam room, and a beachside massage center. Guests can also take lessons in the resort's art and ceramics workshop.

What to expect:

Built in 2002, the Grand Velas typifies ultra-contemporary Mexican architecture with an open-air lobby with a 140-foot-high, thatched-roof ceiling and terrarium-like main hallways. The self-contained oceanfront resort attracts families and leisure travelers, with many guests passing their entire stay without leaving the property. Nearby golf courses, marinas, and shopping lure some guests away for day trips.


Av.Cocoteros No 98 Sur, Fracc. Nuevo Vallarta, Municipio De Bahia De Banderas, Nayarit, Mexico


PVR - Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport



  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Blackout drapes
  • Bottled water in room (complimentary)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Ceiling fan
  • Child care (in room, surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cribs (infant beds) available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Direct-dial phone
  • DVD player
  • Electronic check-out
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Extra towels/bedding in room
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe
  • Internet access - high speed
  • Internet access - surcharge
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Makeup mirror
  • Minibar
  • Multi-line phone
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channel(s)
  • Private bathroom
  • Remote lighting/drapery control
  • Rollaway beds
  • Separate sitting area
  • Shower only
  • Slippers
  • Sofa bed
  • Television
  • Turndown service
  • Turndown service (on request)
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls
  • Welcome amenities
  • Window opens


Property Amenities

This smoke-free, family-friendly hotel offers , outdoor 3 connecting pools, 3 adults-only ocean view Jacuzzis and a children's pool, a spa tub, complimentary buffet breakfast, and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. A full-service health spa is on site, and the hotel has a health club with fitness equipment and exercise classes complimentary. This Riviera Nayarit hotel also offers a complimentary kids' club from 9am to 9pm for children 4 - 12 years old. The Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit has four restaurants; room service is available 24 hours a day complimentary. The hotel's business center offers meeting spaces for large and small groups; computer and cell phone rental is available. Some of the staff are multilingual; the hotel offers currency exchange and ATM. Laundry facilities are available on site. The hotel's beach is private. The amenities listed below are available on-site; fees may apply:

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • ATM/banking
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Ballroom(s)


This hotel accepts pets; a pet deposit of $100 is required. Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.


The resort has four a la carte restaurants for all tastes; Restaurant Frida, Lucca and Piaf. (A la carte dining require prior reservations). Restaurant Azul offers a great variety of flavors with its ample buffet. Selva del Mar Snack Bar and the Aqua Bar are prompt to attend your needs by the pool. This resort also provides suite service 24 hours a day.
Restaurant Azul
Azul is an all-day, casual restaurant located near the pool area and facing the Pacific Ocean. Azul’s relaxing open-air atmosphere is complemented by a variety of culinary choices, with selections from Chinese, Japanese, Mexican and Italian specialties as well as mouthwatering fare from our delicious grill. Savor the sunset while indulging in fine cuts of beef and seafood.
Selva del Mar Snack Bar & Aqua Bar
Both located near the pool area, Selva del Mar offers prompt service and tantalizing treats such as hamburgers, hot dog, pizza, salads, ceviches and fresh guacamole. The Aqua Bar is as ready to take your orders, find all kind of cocktails, shots, mixed drinks and beers.
Restaurant Frida
Fine traditional Mexican cuisine, Frida offers the delicious flavors of Mexico’s rich culinary history. Menu samplings include: pork roasted filet with eucalyptus honey on green applesauce and volcano mousse and salmon roll served on lobster tail with rattle chili sauce. Frida is located on the second floor above the lobby and features ocean front views.
Restaurant Lucca
Italian-Mediterranean cuisine, Lucca is frequently ranked among the best restaurants in Puerto Vallarta, the Romanesque design only hints at the savory meat, pasta and seafood dishes that awaits you. Experience delectable dishes such as agnello de Lucca, roasted leg of lamb served with eggplant caviar marinated in a thyme infusion sauce and Robalo al Duo di Pesto, and Basil and Black Olive sauce on Ravioli and a bed of mushrooms. Lucca features live piano music and is located on the second floor above the lobby with a front ocean view.
Restaurant Piaf
French classic cuisine; here you will discover the sublime combination of charming presence, harmony, and elegant simplicity. Menu samplings include: Foie gras Terrine, snails Bourguignon style, Chateaubriand; Crème Brulee. Enjoy live trumpet music as you indulge in our culinary delights. Piaf is located on the main lobby level.


Golfing in Puerto Vallarta is highly enjoyable, its great golf courses combine beautiful landscaping with relax and tranquil environment, some of them facing the Pacific Ocean with spectacular vistas. Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort provides some of its packages with tee time included. Tee off at two beautiful 18-hole golf courses at Vista Vallarta Golf Club designed by golf legends Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf. Swing into action on the rolling fairways and perfect greens at Vista Vallarta as you savor mountain and ocean views on every hole.

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

  • Aerobics
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Helicopter/airplane sightseeing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Kayaking
  • Motor boating
  • Parasailing
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes/instruction