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Casual Nuevo Vallarta hotel, day-and-night activities
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Well-situated in the Nuevo Vallarta community with access to miles of beach along Banderas Bay, this all-inclusive resort is next door to 2 golf courses and 1 block from the popular Paradise Plaza Mall.
Meals, snacks, and drinks, daily activities and nightly entertainment, and sports such as tennis and boogie boarding, and a children's club are among amenities included in the room rate at the Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta.
Ocean or garden views
Guests at Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta enjoy garden or ocean views from their windows. Marble floors, wood and wrought-iron furnishings grace 266 air-conditioned rooms, which also feature satellite TV.
- 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
Activities and facilities/equipment
- Surfing/boogie boarding
- Fitness facilities
- Water aerobics
- Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old in outdoor facilities
- Arts and crafts
- Beach activities
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Manager's reception
- Airport transfers
- Laundry/dry cleaning services
- Motorized water sports
- Scuba-diving excursions
- Scuba-diving lessons
- Snorkeling excursions
- Tennis lessons
- Spa/beauty facilities and services
- Wireless Internet access
- Activities and services offered by independent operators
- Offsite tours
The 266-room Occidental Grand Nuevo Vallarta offers massages (surcharge) and an airport shuttle for an additional charge. Staff and guests become acquainted during a weekly cocktail party. A tour desk arranges excursions to attractions around Banderas Bay. A small workout room provides fitness equipment. Like all major Nuevo Vallarta hotels, this hotel purifies its water.
Many guests enjoy strolling one block from the resort to the Paradise Plaza Mall, which houses a pharmacy and a variety of shops selling clothing, Mexican handcrafts, and souvenirs.
The resort has wedding packages and offers wedding services including coordination, legal and translation services, meals/catering, and decoration and setup.
- Fitness facilities
- Room service (limited hours)
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Concierge services
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Audiovisual equipment
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Babysitting or childcare
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- Currency exchange
- Free parking
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Security guard
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Banquet facilities
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Tour assistance
- Children's club
- Number of floors - 7
- Tennis on site
- Swimming pool - children's
- Total number of rooms - 266
- Beach bar
- Luggage storage
- Number of restaurants - 4
- Business services
- Wedding services
- Computer station
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Medical assistance available
- One meeting/conference room
- Outdoor tennis court
- Secretarial services
Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Room Amenities
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Satellite TV service
- Coffee/tea maker
- Clock radio
- Garden view
Note: Restrictions apply to à la carte specialty restaurants. Dinner at one à la carte specialty restaurant requires a minimum 4-night stay; dinner at a 2nd à la carte specialty restaurant requires a minimum seven-night stay.
Le Buffet - International restaurant open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Los Olivos - An à la carte restaurant serving Italian and Mediterranean cuisine for dinner. Reservations required.
La Hacienda - An à la carte Mexican dinner restaurant. Reservations required.
Royal Club Restaurant - Exclusive à la carte restaurant for Royal Club guests only.
Bar de Playa - Beachside cantina open daily for drinks.
Guests at this Nuevo Vallarta resort can try out a range of water sports including kayaking, which is offered as part of a daily schedule of activities. Other recreational facilities include a swimming with a shallow end intended for children. There are two illuminated hard-surface tennis courts and a fitness center with bicycles, treadmill, and other cardio equipment. An on-site dive shop offers complimentary 15-minute introductory scuba diving lessons in the pool; for surcharges, it also arranges courses, certification, and diving trips.
Golf enthusiasts are close to four golf courses. El Tigre Golf Course and Flamingo Golf Course are both next door. Marina Golf Course and Vallarta Golf Course are 25 minutes away by taxi. The concierge desk can help arrange tee times. Surcharges apply for golf greens fees and equipment rentals.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Dock nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Boating nearby
- Fishing nearby
- Horse riding/rental nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Whale-watching nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Kayaking on site
- Playground on site
- Scuba diving on site
- Swimming on site
Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Travel change options for Occidental Hotel and Resort guests with reservations to destinations under a hurricane watch or warning:
Canceling reservation within 48 hours of departure: Guests can cancel without penalty and rebook a reservation if the airport is closed or flights are cancelled within 48 hours of travel. Reservations must be rebooked within 14 days of the original travel dates. Specific travel dates apply.
Guest departing early: Guests who choose to depart early will be credited for the unused nights, which may be applied towards a future stay at the same resort. Reservations for unused nights must be rebooked within 30 days after the storm. Specific travel dates and other restrictions apply.
Rebook the same hotel for a later date: The hotel will honor the original rate for guests who wish to postpone their vacation and travel at a later date. Reservations must be rebooked within 30 days after a storm. Specific travel dates and other restrictions apply.
Changing travel plans to the same brand at a different destination: Guests can choose a different destination that is not affected by the hurricane and transfer their reservation within the brand at the originally confirmed rate, subject to availability (except Grand Aruba). Other restrictions apply.
Guests must contact the hotel for specific booking and travel dates, using the information on the confirmation received after booking.
Check-out time is Noon
Pets not allowed
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.
- Additional Details
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.