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Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Vallarta Adventures and Sea Life Park Vallarta. This 267-room, 5-star resort has 3 outdoor pools along with a full-service spa and 5 restaurants. On the beach, the resort is also close to Nayar Vidanta Golf and Plaza Lago Real Shopping Center.

Dining

Free cooked-to-order breakfast is included with your stay. There are ample dining options with 5 onsite restaurants, including Frida, which specializes in Mexican cuisine. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge.

Rooms

All of Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive's 267 recently renovated rooms provide free minibar items, MP3 docks, and espresso makers. 42-inch LED TVs come with satellite channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and pillow menus, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Other amenities include free weekday newspapers, free bottled water, and ceiling fans.

Property features

Guests of Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive have access to a full-service spa, 3 outdoor pools, and a nightclub. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the shuttle from the hotel to the airport for USD 300 per vehicle. A multilingual staff is on hand to assist with dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services. Other amenities at this all-inclusive resort include a children's pool, a health club, and a spa tub.

Highlights

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking
  • Onsite dining

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive

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

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

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.

  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LED TV 
  • Espresso maker 

Hotel Amenities

A large infinity pool overlooks the resort's, golden-sand beach. The full-service health spa (surcharge) features 20 treatment rooms, and offers more than 80 services, including massage therapy, body scrubs and wraps, facials, and hand and foot care. Specialty services include Vitamin C showers and aromatherapy kits. The Grand Velas Kids Spa features spa treatments designed exclusively for growing children. A health club offers personal training and fitness classes, and tennis and paddle-tennis courts are available for day and night play. The Grand Kids Activities Program provides supervised activities for children ages 4–12, as well as babysitting services. Dining options at this Nuevo Vallarta resort include a fine-dining Mexican restaurant with live guitar music nightly, a gourmet Italian restaurant, a casual international venue with bay views, a gourmet French restaurant, a poolside snack bar, and 24-hour room service. The resort also has a lobby bar and swim-up bar. Free wireless Internet access is available throughout Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive and its guestrooms.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 267 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Children's club 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Year Built 2002 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Children's pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 

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

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 

Where to Eat

Discover innovative world cuisines, magnificent ambiance, and distinctive service at our lovely resort restaurants that celebrate the art of dining in Puerto Vallarta. We also offer the Selva del Mar snack bar, the swim-up Aqua Bar, and lively Lobby Bar. Frida, Lucca, and Piaf offer an extensive international wine menu. Our restaurant sommeliers can share the world's finest wines to pair with your food.

Koi Bar - Enjoy delicious cocktails, a dance floor, and 4K screens for sporting events. Open 5 PM to 1 AM.

Frida - New twists on traditional Mexican cuisine. Ocean view with live guitar music nightly. Located on the second floor above the lobby, Frida is one of the top restaurants in Puerto Vallarta. Frida was awarded with Four Diamonds by AAA. Reservations are required and children are welcome. Smoking is not permitted. Open from 6 PM to 11 PM. Attire: Casual Resort Elegance.

Lucca - Experience a menu of delectable Italian dishes such as Agnello di Lucca, Roasted Leg of Lamb served with eggplant caviar marinated in a thyme infusion sauce, Robalo (sea bass) al Duo di Pesto, and Ravioli with basil and black olive sauce on wild mushrooms. Lucca features live piano music and sweeping ocean views and is an AAA Four Diamond restaurant. Reservations are required. Children are welcome at any seating. Smoking is not permitted. Open from 6 PM to 11 PM. Attire: Casual Resort Elegance.

Piaf - Piaf serves classic French cuisine presented with a passion and prepared with an innovative spirit. From its elegant décor to its culinary art, Piaf offers a sublime harmony of elegance and simplicity. Enjoy live trumpet music as you indulge in culinary delights. Located on the lobby level, Piaf is a Four Diamond restaurant certified by AAA. Reservations are required. Children age 12 and over are welcome. Smoking is not permitted. Open from 6 PM to 11 PM. Attire: Casual Resort Elegance.

Our 24-hour in-suite dining service delivers palate-pleasing meals day or night.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

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 

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

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

No pets or service animals allowed

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 have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 300 per vehicle
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel 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

We should mention

A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Day gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 1 January. Children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

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.

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