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Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We needed a week away from our Canadian winter and we enjoyed our visit at Friendly Vallarta. The staff were first class with fantastic service from Christian, one of the concierges, and the legendary Double Double who was amazing delivering drinks to the beach and waiting on tables at the Venicia beach restaurant. All of the staff in the various...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I can not being to tell you how amazing the staff is at this resort! This was my third time going back to the resort and my parents 7th time. Kori at the kids club was amazing with my son. She kept him very entertained during the time he was at the kids club and he was always wanting to...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Friendly Vallarta for a week with friends. There were six of us in total. We had a great time. The resort is clean and the rooms and beds were very comfortable. There are several restaurants to choose from, and while the selection isn't as great as you may find at a 5 star resort, the food...

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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

stayed three weeks in all in elusive over xmas. the resort itself is getting a bit long in the tooth however they are upgrading. a new lovely pool and hot tub opened while there. the people make this resort what it is. they all go out of their way to make you feel welcome. kudos to double double(sergio) luis,horacio for...

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Langley City, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The wonderful people at Friendly Vallarta made our one week stay fabulous. Good times. Lots of activities. An easy 40 minute walk (or 100 Peso cab drive to the Melecon). Highly recommend holiday destination...and it's only 10minutes from airport. And centrally located for all extra curricular excursions. Fabulous get away.

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Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Enjoyed it the first time, went back, and we are glad we did. Lots of variety in the buffet, and at the beach snack area. Very friendly and helpful staff; a special thanks to Christian who helped me with my android/internet connection and Pamela at the front desk. This hotel tries hard to provide entertainment for all ages, something different...

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Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed Nov 19 to Dec 3 2016 Good location ,food was great ,nice beach ,thanks Juan and Rene for chair service Staff go above and beyond to make your holiday enjoyable...Big thank you to :Capt Raul,Braulio,Jorge Porge [whats up! ] Faby the omellete girl ,Jose Juan Valdounis[for spanish banter], Hugo ,Lexi ,Eric ,Genero and all the cooks and staff in...

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hudson
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

bright large room, 8th floor, overlooking the rest of the Hotel grounds and the ocean. One large pool for activities, 2 hot tubs, and 2 other pools for adults 'chilling out'; quick service to get beach chairs; enough chairs for everyone so no panic to 'stake one's territory'; great entertainment most evenings, and a variety of day time activities. No...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First nothing is consistent, store is open till 11 but closes early! Beds are uncomfortable, maids don't bring u fresh wash cloths and Sunday night DJ just sucked bad and put us to sleep! Double double is only person who is consistent! Puerto Vallarta is nice but highly recommend different resort unless you are 60 and up and want to...

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Medicine Hat, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This small very family friendly resort had everything you could ask for: pools, good food, entertainment and excellent service. The workers reflect the name of the resort - everyone is friendly. A few of our favorites were Christian, Hugo & Double Double. Renovations are ongoing in this 70's property, but progress is being made. The areas that need work almost...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the best all-inclusive vacations in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with the friendliest hotel! Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa offers incredible location in the hotel zone and a wide range of fun experiences. Friendly Vallarta Beach Resort & Spa is located in one of the most precious bays of the Mexican Pacific, with a unique location in front of the beach, in the heart of the hotel area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort

Address: Km 2.5 Blvd. Francisco Medina Ascencio, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico (Formerly Friendly Hola Vallarta Resort and Spa)
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: €123 - €281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 218
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Also Known As:
Hola Puerto Vallarta Club & Spa
Hola Vallarta
Hola Puerta Vallarta
Hola Hotel Puerto Vallarta
Hola Puerto Vallarta Resort
Hola Club Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Hola Vallarta
Hola Resort Puerto Vallarta
Hola Club Spa Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Style:
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#13 Family Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#17 Business Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
#21 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Vallarta
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“always ask for a room high up. all rooms to my knowledge are ocean view and kids pool is mid centre so lots of happy screaming.”
 of 5 bubbles sandie111, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid a room that overlooks the lobby. After parties on the beach move indoors and the 4 story open lobby makes a great sound chamber.”
 of 5 bubbles mhTammy, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is a staff member nick maned Double Double, he is a great guy to get to know. He can help,and tip the front desk”
 of 5 bubbles 470LeeT, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose the tower for spectacular wide views of the beach and ocean”
 of 5 bubbles its-janet-manson, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The higher the floor, the better chance you have ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles StevenvanVooght, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
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