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Located in the resort town of Nuevo Vallarta, on Banderas Bay, this ultra luxury all-inclusive oceanfront resort has a world class spa and a pristine certified sandy beach.

All-Inclusive resort

Water-sports equipment, fitness classes, personal training, 4 award winning gourmet restaurants, kids club, premium-brand liquors, and live music are among the amenities included in the room rate at the resort.

Suites with terraces

Updated luxury suites offer teak wood furniture from Bali, stocked minibars, turndown service, and flat-screen TVs with DVD/CD players. Private, furnished balconies or terraces have pool, ocean or ocean front views.

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive

Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur Nuevo Vallarta NAY 63735

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

  • 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


  • Yoga

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old


  • 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

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. 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 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Children's club 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Free self parking 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Year Built 2002 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • 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  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • 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 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LED TV 
  • Espresso maker 

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.

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 

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 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

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.

  • 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


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.

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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