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Olas Altas

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Neighborhood near the pier offering many seafood dining experiences.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great street” (10 reviews)
“zona romantica” (26 reviews)
“romantic zone” (22 reviews)
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Shops(Roberto's silver emporium,opposite the park), gourmet dining,restaurants(Daquiri Dick's,bars(check out Andale's),banks,cambio exchange locations,pharmacies,massage spots,cigars,tequila..all of this on one street..A true cauldron of activity that covers one street,a block from the Los Muertos Beach.

Thank michaelsadowski
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are visiting PV, I highly encourage you to get a small condo or one of the hotels here to stay, just an adorable area to walk around and shop. There is beach, dining, and shopping all around you within 3 - 5 minutes...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are on a crusie ship with half day to spend in PV or first time staying near the marina - you must get a taxi and go spend the day in the Romantic Zone. This is a must! Curb side restarants, great shopping,...More

Thank Chad C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of small shops, restaurants and nightlife in a nice authentic area. Lots of popeople at night. Close to Los Muertos Beach.

Thank Henrik B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a neighborhood alive with restaurants, bars and little shops, sidewalk tables spilling out, friendly to gay and heteros alike. If you have conservative values, you may not be comfortable being here. We have never been "bothered" and we are an old couple.

2  Thank VistaGina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Filled with great food and fun shops, located next to the pier, the Malecon, Old Town, and of course the beaches, this street is one of the best in PV. Definitely expect to pay a little more to eat and shop here, but it's worth...More

1  Thank TourVallarta
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Some great space local shops. And the quaint bars with great drinks. Locals here will become fast friends.

1  Thank raybN6473NP
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Lots of fun signs about Trump against Mexico, hilarious. Fun people, corner of a popular street. Go visit and enjoy, take pictures to share.

2  Thank MsDangriga
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Always a place we go for tacos at Panchos, diner at Ollas, or drinks at many of the little restaurants. just a stones throw from the beach with the old feel of Mexico. Great for locals and tourists who want to experience Mexico.

1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We booked our hotel at Casa Dona Susana/Los Arcos Resort for the fourteen days and these two hotels are within one block of the happening part of PV and you can see it all on Olas Altas. Historic buildings. Great variety of restaurants. We didn't...More

3  Thank GringoYuca T
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15 January 2017|
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Response from brad s | Reviewed this property |
Try Lans.
5 January 2017|
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Response from jeff9784 | Reviewed this property |
The two possibilitites I can think of are the indoor swap meet and walmart!