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The Friendly Vallarta Hotel in Puerto Vallarta is located beachfront, approximately 6 km from the Puerto Vallarta airport. This fun-filled and dynamic resort is a Canadian favourite and has undergone a complete renovation. This resort features 218 rooms in several buildings.
 
Hotel details
Important information
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Mandatory Information: Star rating

  • March 1, 2016:

    Please take note that the hotel is now a 4-star.

Brochure Erratum(s)

  • Please take note of the following change in our 2017-2018 brochure.

    June 12, 2017:
    The hotel has 3 à la carte restaurants (1 Italian, 1 Mexican and 1 Grill)
    There is no French restaurant.
About your Hotel
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Hotel Location

  • Approximately 6 km from Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport - Puerto Vallarta
  • Beachfront
  • Close to a trendy area
  • Close to cultural site
  • Area: Pacific Coast

Hotel Description

  • 218 rooms
  • 3 building(s) of 3 storey(s)
  • 1 building(s) of 14 storey(s)
  • Elevator

Services

  • Parking available at the hotel
  • 3 pool(s)
  • 5 restaurant(s)
  • 3 bar(s)
  • Disco
  • Fitness center
  • Internet business center ($)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Live music
  • Convenience Store ($)
  • Spa ($)
  • Doctor on site ($)
  • 1 tennis court(s)
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  • WiFi available in :
    • Lobby
    • Room
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM
  • Check-in time : 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time : 12:00 PM
  • Babysitting ($)
  • Golf course nearby ($)
  • Gift shop ($)
  • Minimum age to check in without an adult : 18 years old
  • Car Rental ($)
  • This hotel accepts student groups

Beach

  • Private beach
  • Beach Club on site
  • Beach Club (facilities on the beach) : Yes (included)
  • Lounge chairs
  • Palapas

Hotel Contact Information

  • Friendly Vallarta 4*
  • Ave. Francisco Medina Ascencio Km 2.5, Zona Hetelera 483330 Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco Mexico
  • Tel.: 523222264600
  • Fax : 523222264600
  • Email : ventwinter@friendlyvallarta.com
Inclusions
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For travel between November 1, 2017 and October 31, 2018

Package

All inclusive (AI) meal plan :

Our most popular vacation option features:

3 meals a day
Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
A variety of activities

And more!

General inclusions :
  • Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel (package only)
  • Roundtrip flight in Economy Class (package only)
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Accommodation for the chosen period
  • À la carte dinners 5 per week in the restaurants that do not require reservations
  • Daily activities program
  • Daily sports
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, 24-hour)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited, 24-hour, house wine included)
  • Snacks 10h30 pm to 5am
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Service of a representative at destination

Accommodation only

All inclusive (AI) meal plan :

Our most popular vacation option features:

3 meals a day
Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
A variety of activities

And more!

General inclusions :
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Accommodation for the chosen period
  • À la carte dinners 5 per week in the restaurants that do not require reservations
  • Daily activities program
  • Daily sports
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, 24-hour)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited, 24-hour, house wine included)
  • Snacks 10h30 pm to 5am
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Service of a representative at destination
Rooms
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  • For your comfort, each room offers :
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    • WiFi
    • In-room safe
    • Satellite TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Run of the house View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 3 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Desk/Working area
    • Balcony
    • Bathroom with shower or bath
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Individual air-conditioning
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Room service ($)
    • Telephone
    • Family Collection inclusions
    • Sun Savvy Collection inclusions
    • Even more inclusions
    • WiFi
Sports / Activities
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Sports

  • Golf course nearby ($)
  • Kayaking
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Snorkeling
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Tennis
    • 1 tennis court(s)

Activities

  • Aquafitness
  • Board games
  • Fitness center
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool tables
Internet
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WiFi available in :

  • Lobby
  • Room

Internet for Business ($)

Sunsavvy Collection
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Sun-Kissed Steal

What tastes sweeter than sipping on passion-fruit juice while lounging on the beach of your tropical hotel? Doing it all at a hotel you snagged at an amazing price! Renowned for their friendly atmosphere and welcoming staff – you’ll know all their names by the end of your trip – our Sun Savvy Collection resorts give you the best bang for your buck. So go ahead and treat yourself to those surfing lessons or that zip-lining adventure. You’ve earned it!
May be available with some room categories, according to the property
Restaurants / Bars
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  • This information is for informational purposes only and can change depending of the occupancy and season.
    • Disco
  • Restaurant(s)

    • Villa Linda
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Lunch : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
    • Ranchero Grill Restaurant
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : À la Carte Grill
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
    • Frida Restaurant
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      • Minimum age : 18 years old
      • Dinner : À la Carte Mexican
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
    • Dinner Theatre at Concha Nacar Salon
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      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
       Dinner from 6 pm to 10 pm / one per week  and Show from 9 pm to 10 pm
    • Venecia Restaurant
      Image bar
      • Lunch : Snack Bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Italian
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Akio Asian Restaurant
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      • Lunch : À la Carte Asian
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
    • Friendly Coffee
      • Breakfast : Coffee shop & desserts
      • Lunch : Coffee shop & desserts
      • Dinner : Coffee shop & desserts
  • Bar(s)

    • Las Margaritas
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      • Location : Lobby
      • Opening time : 18:00
      • Closing time : 01:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Venecia
      Image bar
      • Location : Pool
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 18:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Dinner Theatre
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      • Location : Theatre
      • Opening time : 18:00
      • Closing time : 22:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
      Shows daily , dinner theatre once per week
Kids
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  • Kids' Club (ages 5 to 12)
  • 1 kids pool(s)
  • Babysitting ($)
  • High chair available at the restaurant(s)

Notes

Babysitting: US $15/hour/child + Tax
Golf 2
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  • There’s nothing like a good game of golf to get you in the vacation spirit, so here's some information on nearby golf course(s) offering advantageous rates locally ($).

    This information is for informational purposes only and is subject to change.,

Marina Vallarta Golf Club

Designed by Joe Finger
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
3222210073
3222210171
  • Golf Course near the property
  • 18 holes
  • Driving range ($)
  • Lockers ($)
  • Par 72
  • 6,701 yards
  • Pre-reserved tee times available
  • Formal dress code
  • Putting green
  • Teaching pro ($)
  • Club house ($)
  • Mandatory golf cart ($)
  • Pro shop ($)
  • Chipping green

Vista Vallarta Golf Club - The Nicklaus Course

Designed by Jack Nicklaus
Puerto Vallarta
11523222900030
11523222900035
  • Golf Course near the property
  • 18 holes
  • Driving range ($)
  • Lockers ($)
  • 7073 yards
  • Pre-reserved tee times available
  • Putting green
  • Teaching pro ($)
  • Club house
  • Mandatory golf cart ($)
  • Minimum age to play : 18 years old
  • Pro shop ($)
Spa
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Services ($)

  • Body Treatments
  • Massage
Wedding / Honeymoon
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Wedding package ($)

Honeymoon package ($)

Special offers
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  • 2 children under 13 stay and eat free (2017-2018)

      • Applicable for travel:
        • Between November 1, 2017 and December 23, 2017
        • Between January 3, 2018 and October 31, 2018
Ratings
0000¼ 3229 Review(s)
TripAdvisor rating
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TripAdvisor rating : Last 3 reviews
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Awesome 00000 November 3, 2017

  • This is our second time at this resort but many times to the area. I’ll have to say it is one of our favorites . Check in process went fast . The rooms, the people, the food, the resort in general is...
  • donna092567

Name says it all 00000 November 3, 2017

  • Second year at the friendly Vallarta , had a terrific time again . People are very friendly , great food , staff is incredible met one of the staff her name is Karla , she was very sweet took good...
  • pookie6884

Another Great Time @ Friendly: LADS Golf Ttrip 2017 - Our Catch of the Day 00000 November 2, 2017

  • This is my 3rd time back at the Friendly. This time I came for a golf trip with my friends, so many postive things to say again which I will do in another post. Just needed to get this out asap as...
  • marcust13
Transat rating
8888²
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Hotel Ranking Descriptions

★★★★★ A luxury resort offering first-class accommodation along with a very wide range of services and facilities.
★★★★ A superior resort offering a high standard of accommodation along with a wide array of services and facilities.
★★★ An intermediate resort offering a good price/quality ratio along with pleasant accommodation and various services.
★★ A standard resort offering comfortable accommodation and basic services.
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