Book your room at Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive
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Beach resort featuring dinner shows in theater
Conveniently located in Puerto Vallarta's hotel zone, this family-friendly beachfront resort is a five-minute drive from the cobblestoned streets of the downtown area; the airport is a 10-minute drive away.
Kayaks, boogie boards, dinner buffets with stage shows, a full-service spa and fitness center, and a children's club are among amenities included in room rates.
Rooms with balconies
Spacious guestrooms are decorated in a contemporary style with a traditional Mexican flair. Each room provides a balcony or terrace with a full- or partial-ocean view.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities are included.
Food and beverages
- All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and local beverages included
- Surcharges for bottled wine
Activities and facilities/equipment
All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.
- Surfing/boogie boarding
- Fitness facilities
- Supervised activities for children between 5 and 12 years old
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Airport transfers
- Laundry/dry cleaning services
- Motorized water sports
- Scuba-diving excursions
- Scuba-diving lessons
- Snorkeling excursions
- Spa/beauty facilities and services
- Wireless Internet access
- Activities and services offered by independent operators
- Offsite tours
Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive offers a beachfront location in the heart of the hotel zone. The resort's Grand Spa features women's and men's saunas, steam rooms, and 8-person spa tubs. The spa also offers massages, body wraps and scrubs, mud treatments, facials, waxing, and hair and nail care (surcharges for all services). A fitness center is available. A business center contains computers with high-speed Internet connection (surcharges).
A children's club provides a variety of indoor and outdoor activities including snorkeling, sandcastle building, board games, and Spanish lessons for children ages 5-12. The club is open 9 AM-5 PM daily (subject to change). After-hours babysitting services can be arranged (surcharge).
Wedding services are available, including a complimentary wedding planner to assist with the ceremony details. A meeting room comes with audiovisual equipment. An ATM is on site.
A wide variety of dining options and events are available at the resort each day. On Saturday evenings, dinner-and-a-show gala nights are held in the main ballroom, featuring an extensive buffet. Themed events on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday evenings feature a show and poolside or oceanside dining. On Tuesday and Thursday, 3 dining venues are available to guests. On Sunday, 3 dining venues and a beachside buffet are available, followed by a casino-themed event in the lobby bar.
- Number of restaurants - 5
- Poolside bar
- Children's pool
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Health club
- Business center
- 24-hour front desk
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 218
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Tennis on site
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Wedding services
- Designated smoking areas
- On private beach
- Shopping on site
- Concierge services
- Arcade/game room
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 12
- Free valet parking
- Babysitting or childcare
- Free self parking
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Billiards or pool table
- Free WiFi
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Children's club
- Laundry facilities
- Television in lobby
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking, Free valet parking
- Premium TV channels
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Shower/tub combination
- Free toiletries
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- In-room safe
- Satellite TV service
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
Where to Eat
Villa Linda - Pool and ocean views make this a relaxing space to enjoy a variety of international specialties. Breakfast, lunch, dinner buffets daily.
Dinner Theater - Themed-dining and live entertainment held in the air-conditioned Concha Nacar Salon. Cocktail and beverage service is offered throughout the show. Open Saturday evenings.
Sunset Grill - Breakfast and dinner buffets. Reservations required.
Gourmet - Serves à la carte international favorites in a cozy setting. Dining specialties created by the owner, a well-known chef in Mexico.
La Fiesta - Open-air spot between beach and pool with seating under canopies. Open daily for snacks and lunch from noon to 5 PM, dinner is served 7 PM–10 pm, and late-night snacks are available 10:30 PM-6 AM.
La Fiesta Bar - Open-air bar located poolside with views of the ocean. For guests enjoying the pool, swim-up bar service is offered. Open 10 AM–6 PM daily.
Margaritas - This authentic Mexican bar offers live entertainment, cocktails, and light fare. Open from 5 PM–1 AM daily.
Hours subject to change.
Nearby Things to Do
Adjacent to a raised 10-person spa tub, the resort's pool measures 36 by 10.5 meters (117 by 35 feet) and connects to a separate children's section. The resort's frontage on the hotel zone's beach is 76 meters (250 feet). The resort supplies kayaks and boogie boards. Independent operators offer rentals and services for personal watercraft, parasailing, banana-boating, and horseback riding on the beach, and scuba-diving instruction and scuba-diving/snorkeling excursions can be arranged at an independent water-sports desk in the resort. Use of a tennis court is complimentary in daylight, with a surcharge for play under the lights.
A large, air-conditioned fitness center with cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights also includes a studio for complimentary aerobics, step, Pilates, and yoga classes.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Fishing on site
- Kayaking on site
- Parasailing on site
- Pilates classes on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Volleyball on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
Friendly Hola Vallarta's spa features a vast selection of treatments that are designed to relax, pamper, and rejuvenate guests. The extensive menu includes a selection of over 30 different massages, facials, and body treatments (surcharge).
Aerobics, step, pilates, and yoga classes are regularly available as well as a fitness center complete with free weights and cardio equipment.
Additional amenities include a sauna, spa tub, steam room, showers, and his/her lockers.
- Steam room in spa
- Manicures and pedicures
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Body treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- In-room accessibility
- Accessible bathroom
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
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.
- New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 55
- New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 35 (from 7 to 12 years old)
- Resort fee
We should mention
A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.