Riu Palace Pacifico

Snuggled against the Pacific shoreline, the aptly named Riu Palace Pacifico offers all guests a glance into the finer side of life by the sea. Stretching over nine floors, the rooms offer stunning ocean or resort views. Intricately designed, the pool sits towards the ocean, and it’s completed with sunloungers, a swim-up bar and a whirlpool. For those who don’t like spending too much time in the water, there is a state of the art gym, a spa and a sauna. When you’ve spent some time relaxing in the spa and swimming in the pool, the Riu Palace Pacifico has four restaurants in which you can recharge. There are various cuisine choices on offer, including Japanese and Mexican dishes.

Overview of Neuvo Vallarta

Riu Palace Pacifico is an opulent beach resort on Mexico’s Pacific coast, and it’s home to one of the best beaches in the area. The vantage point from this sandy shoreline is a breathtaking horizon panoramic starting from Bucerias to Nuevo Vallarta, which is just two kilometres away. You may even catch a glimpse of a humpback whale while admiring the view! This purpose-built resort offers the finest facilities, with world-class golf courses, divine marinas, plazas and even some high-octane water parks. Riu Palace Pacifico is a top choice for couples and families, whether you want to soak up the sun or explore the Pacific coast.

Things to do in Nuevo Vallarta

Around the Riu Palace Pacifico, there are always a range of exciting activities taking place. This includes live piano music and a mini-club for children. Venturing outside the resort, the sister Riu resorts (Jalisco and Vallarta) both have on-site nightclubs. Although a little further afield into Nuevo Vallarta, there are many more nightlife options to explore. The nearby plazas are overflowing with high-end goodies, perfect for a day of shopping. Also around this area and towards the marina are a range of delectable eateries. Choose from authentic Mexican, fresh seafood or fusion cuisine. Meet a dolphin, tour one of the new Wonders of the World and discover authentic Mexican cuisine. Anything is possible during holidays to Mexico. Whether you do some dolphin-spotting, discover nearby plazas and marinas or even spend the day sampling traditional cuisine, there’s plenty to entertain the whole family in Nuevo Vallarta. Riu Palace Pacifico is the ideal base from which you can explore and make wonderful holiday memories.


Resort Summary

Nuevo Vallarta is one of the most popular beach destinations in Mexico. Located a 20-minute drive from Puerto Vallarta Airport, it’s been built with holiday-makers in mind. You’ll find everything you need within easy reach – luxury hotels, great restaurants, lots of green spaces and plenty of activities on offer.

One of the best things about Nuevo Vallarta is its beachfront location. A three-mile long beach lines the length of the resort. You’ll be wowed by this stretch of gleaming, golden sand, which leads down to brilliant-aquamarine waters. It would be easy to spend your entire holidays in Nuevo Vallarta sitting on the shore, soaking up the sun. The sunsets here are out of this world.