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Overview of Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort & Convention Center

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On the beach, beach massages, beach volleyball, kayaking
On the beach, beach massages, beach volleyball, kayaking
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas

Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort & Convention Center

3.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • All-inclusive
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLa Isla6 min walk
    Popular LocationPlaya Las Glorias14 min walk
    Popular LocationCruise Ship Terminal19 min walk
    AirportPuerto Vallarta, Jalisco (PVR-Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl.)13 min drive

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About this area

Puerto Vallarta

Located on the beach, Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort & Convention Center is in Puerto Vallarta's South Hotel Zone neighborhood, an area with good airport proximity. While the natural beauty of Los Arcos and El Eden can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Bay of Banderas. Consider Act ll Entertainment Stages for a night out or Aquaventuras Park Vallarta if you're traveling with kids. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching and golfing. Guests appreciate the property's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • La Isla - 6 min walk
  • Playa Las Glorias - 14 min walk
  • Cruise Ship Terminal - 19 min walk
  • Uno - 3 min drive
  • Bay of Banderas - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Central Camionera Station - 7 min drive
  • Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl. Airport (PVR) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • La Vaca Argentina — 4 min walk
  • Pizzeria La Dolce — 4 min walk
  • La Madalena — 6 min walk
  • El oasis Del holi — 9 min walk
  • El Camaron Express — 10 min walk

About this property

Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort & Convention Center

Beach spa retreat walking distance from La Isla
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort & Convention Center's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the property's 5 restaurants. All 218 rooms offer free WiFi, balconies, and LCD TVs with cable channels. Free local calls, hair dryers, and safes are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort & Convention Center offers 218 accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Rooms open to balconies. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries.

This Puerto Vallarta property provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the property's full-service spa, Grand Spa. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and sports massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

All-inclusive details

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities are included and additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and local beverages included
In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

Kayaking
Surfing/boogie boarding

Land activities

Fitness facilities
Soccer
Tennis
Volleyball

Kids' club

Supervised activities for children between 5 and 12 years old

Entertainment

Onsite entertainment and activities

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and local beverages included
  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 2 bars/lounges

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Beach volleyball
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Grocery/convenience store

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - on the beach
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LCD TV

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Friendly Beach Inclusive
Friendly Beach Resort Inclusive
Friendly Resort
Friendly Vallarta Beach
Friendly Vallarta Beach All Inclusive
Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort
Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort All Inclusive
Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort Spa All Inclusive
Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort
Friendly All Inclusive Family Resort
Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family
Friendly All Inclusive Family
Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort
Friendly All Inclusive Family Resort
Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family
Friendly All Inclusive Family
Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort Spa All Inclusive
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Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort Spa All Inclusive
Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort Convention Center
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Frequently asked questions

4.0
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 281 out of 788 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 314 out of 788 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 113 out of 788 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 47 out of 788 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 33 out of 788 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Liked nothing room furniture was broken , their were cocoons on the walls and hair in my wife’s meal.
Stayed 6 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
great location !
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff proved the name of "Friendly."
Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location with a nice beach, friendly staff and property was nice and clean. Several food options and entertainment throughout the day and nightly shows.
Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2021

2/5 Poor

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stayed 10 nights in Mar 2021