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    Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family Resort

    Km 2.5 Blvd. Francisco Medina Ascencio, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
    011 52 55 4163 7147
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    The Friendly Vallarta Resort is TRULY a Friendly Place. We loved our vacation here: from the easy check-in, to our beautiful 12th floor King Suite, to having food available 24 hours, and mostly to everyone smiling-wide. The resort staff were always working, cleaning, repairing...and always...More

    Thank Paulshappy
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    My husband and I vacationed at Friendly from January 6 to 27, 2017. It was our sixth stay there in as many years. We only get away for a vacation once a year and Friendly has become our home away from home. The incredible service,...More

    11  Thank 4susanz5
    Response from F V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Friendly Vallarta All Inclusive Family ResortResponded 26 April 2017

    Dear 4susanz5, Thank you so much to you and your husband for being part of our Friendly family for all these years. We appreciate your preference. We want to thank you as well for leaving us your review. We are glad to know that once...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    Do NOT stay at this hotel! It is under renovation! We were able to move to a different room but it wasn't far enough away from the noise. And when I say noise I mean jack hammering metal bathtubs out of the walls. The staff...More

    Thank Sharoonie M
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This resort is the friendliest place on earth. Everyone has a smile and goes out of their way to make you happy. Every night they have different entertainment. The food was over and beyond what we expected, with a variety of food for everyone. 4...More

    Thank BonnyAnne
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This may not be rated a 5 Star but the service, friendliness of staff and cleanliness of the place get it a 5 star in my opinion. Everyone we met that had been there before ... said they continue to find that Friendly just draws...More

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    Joe F
    29 November 2017|
    Response from evat77 | Reviewed this property |
    The shrimp on the stick that you purchase on the beach near the Malecon is AMAZING!
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    28 November 2017|
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    In the rooms and on the beach and it is free very good reception
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