The Experience

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Resort

Discover the most luxurious all-inclusive resort in the Puerto Vallarta area; a retreat of lavish beauty and comfort that is sure to exceed your expectations. Having revolutionized the all-inclusive concept, Grand Velas is pleased to offer you a “Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” vacation experience with exceptional gourmet dining, world-class hospitality, and luxurious accommodations in a spectacular setting on Mexico’s golden coast. Experience a breathtaking resort and spa near Puerto Vallarta that seduces your senses and rejuvenates your spirit. The only all-inclusive resort in the Mexican Pacific to be awarded Five Diamonds by the AAA, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is home to a Leading Spa of the World and edges the blue waters of Banderas Bay in Riviera Nayarit, just 15 minutes from the Puerto Vallarta International Airport and 20 minutes from downtown Puerto Vallarta. Our extraordinary service has garnered numerous accolades, including Condé Nast’s “Most Excellent Spa Hotel” award and TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice award for “Best Luxury Hotel in the World.”

Nestled on the northern edge of beautiful Banderas Bay, Mexico, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit enjoys the tranquil atmosphere of Vallarta-Nayarit’s exclusive estates and beautiful waterways. Championship golf courses, long sandy beaches perfect for swimming, and views of the deep blue Mexican Pacific and misty Sierra Madre Mountains surround the resort, while our all-inclusive Riviera Nayarit resort is just 15 minutes from the Puerto Vallarta International Airport and an easy 25 minute ride from the attractions of the historic Centro of Puerto Vallarta and its mile-long boardwalk, El Malecón.

Enter our beautiful suites and discover how Mexican Contemporary design features accent our luxury accommodations to provide a truly relaxing experience. Choose from amenities such as interior Jacuzzis, outdoor Jacuzzis with panoramic ocean views, bathrooms with space for enjoying in-suite Spa treatments, grand family dining areas and more.

Experience world-class service combined with the warmth of true Mexican hospitality. Here, your every need and desire is anticipated, leaving you free to relax and enjoy the tropical beauty of your surroundings. From your arrival in our majestic palapa lobby with a Hibiscus tea infusion, cool scented towel and relaxing shoulder massage to our luxurious turn-down service, extraordinary Kids Club staff and attentive pool concierge, Grand Velas offers a wide range of services that will both surprise and delight you, making your stay in our corner of the world unforgettable.

Things to Do
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico offers endless things to do and experience. Allow us to be your guide to this unique part of the world where the jungle meets the sea along Banderas Bay. Just let us know what you have in mind! The diverse scenery makes Puerto Vallarta an amazing place to enjoy beach and water activities, such as jet skiing, parasailing, surfing, boogie boarding, sunbathing, as well as tours of the lush jungle rainforest.

The unique dining experience at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, along with its breathtaking facilities, is what has revolutionized the Luxury All Inclusive concept and set the bar for other resorts. All part of our All Inclusive resort plan, our restaurants offer gourmet á la carte dining on par with restaurants in culinary destinations like New York, Los Angeles and Paris, fusing diverse flavors and spices with artful presentation.

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit’s beautiful beachfront naturally makes it a spectacular wedding destination in Mexico. Our variety of venues includes a large garden setting with ocean view, grand ballrooms and a beachfront gazebo. Paired with gourmet catering services and professional wedding coordinators, your dream destination wedding will easily fall into place.

Awarded by the AAA and member of The Leading Hotels of the World, luxury All-Inclusive resort Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is the world’s first Five-Diamond All-Inclusive for Groups and Families, since 2006. The resort features amenities and facilities for the most sophisticated Groups and Conventions, with all services and meals included in the All-inclusive Plan.

Discover the true metamorphosis of the human being in our Spa, recognized as “Most Excellent Spa Hotel” by Condé Nast Magazine. This sanctuary of wellness and beauty invites you to immerse yourself in delicate rituals designed for lightness of spirit, vitality of the body and freedom of mind. Guests Receive:

  • For 2014 & 2015
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
    • (already included in the rates for this is an all-inclusive resort)
  • Complimentary round-trip private airport transfers
    • which must be arranged in advance thru our pre arrival Virtuoso concierge at
  • Guests’ choice of complimentary greens fees
    • for up to two persons in room, once during stay at Vista Vallarta or Marina Vallarta (a Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf World Championships Designs, golf cart rental and transportation additional) OR 20% discount on spa services during length of stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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