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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
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Mandatory Information

  • March 1, 2016:

    Please take note that the hotel is now a 4-star.
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
  • 2 pool(s)
  • 6 restaurant(s)
  • 3 bar(s)
  • 24h drinks
  • 24h snacks
  • Disco
  • Fitness center
  • Internet business center ($)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Live music
  • Convenience Store ($)
  • Spa ($)
  • Doctor on site ($)
  • 1 tennis court(s)
  • Not accessible for people with restricted mobility
  • 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
  • Lounge chairs
  • Palapas
  • Bali Beds

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, 2016 and October 31, 2017

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 once per week (reservation required)
  • 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
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Service of a representative at destination
FAMILY COLLECTION INCLUSIONS :
  • Part of: Kids Promotion
  • Children's entertainment
  • Kids' Club (ages 5 to 12)
  • Free seat selection for kids exclusive to Air Transat Kids Club members (some restrictions may apply)
  • Dedicated family check-in at airport counter (package only) available at main Canadian airports
  • Priority check-in and boarding (package only)
  • Priority baggage handling (package only) exclusive to Air Transat Kids Club members (some restrictions may apply)

Hotel 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 once per week (reservation required)
  • 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
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Service of a representative at destination
FAMILY COLLECTION INCLUSIONS :
  • Part of: Kids Promotion
  • Children's entertainment
  • Kids' Club (ages 5 to 12)
  • Free seat selection for kids exclusive to Air Transat Kids Club members (some restrictions may apply)
  • Dedicated family check-in at airport counter (package only) available at main Canadian airports
  • Priority check-in and boarding (package only)
  • Priority baggage handling (package only) exclusive to Air Transat Kids Club members (some restrictions may apply)
Rooms
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  • For your comfort, each room offers :
  • Superior > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • 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
    • Full bathroom
      • 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 ($)

Family Collection
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Fun for Kids and Kids at Heart

When we think of our fondest childhood memories, family holidays immediately spring to mind. We know how precious these moments are, and that is why we have compiled our Family Collection, designed to help you plan the perfect family getaway in the sun.

WHO ARE YOU TRAVELLING WITH?

CHILDREN UP TO AGE 3
FOR THE LITTLE ONES
With babies and kids’ clubs, mini-shows and wading pools, these hotels have thought of your little ones so you can maximize your fun!

CHILDREN AGED 4 TO 11
LITTLE FISH
Like fish in the sea, your kids will make a splash all day long in these hotels boasting water games, aqua parks, pools with slides and fun-filled kids’ clubs.

TEENS AGED 12 TO 16
COOL FOR TEENS
With surf simulators to ride the waves, game rooms to hang out in and discos to dance to their favourite tunes, your teens will never run out of things to do!

SWIM FANS
WAVES OF FUN
These hotels boast water parks and surf simulators, for hours of aqua fun for the whole family!

JUST YOU AND THE KIDS
SINGLE PARENTS
Moms or dads travelling alone with children under 13 can benefit from reduced rates at these hotels or even free stays for kids.

3 OR MORE KIDS
BIG FUN FOR BIG FAMILIES
Families of 5 or more can benefit from adjoining or larger rooms so they can enjoy quality time together, in total comfort.

GRANDPA AND GRANDMA TOO!
MULTI-GENERATIONAL VACATIONS
Luxurious suites of exceptional comfort and a myriad of services at your fingertips to unite all the generations of your tight-knit family.

To find out if this hotel meets the needs of your family, please refer to "Family Collection" Inclusions in the "Inclusions" section.  
May be available with some room categories, according to the property
Sunsavvy Collection
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The Sun, at your fingertips

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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.
    • 24h snacks
    • 24h drinks
    • Disco
  • Restaurant(s)

    • Villa Linda
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Lunch : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
    • Sunset Grill
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Evening dress code: Casual
    • Gourmet
      Image bar
      • Minimum age : 18 years old
      • Dinner : À la Carte Gourmet
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Dinner Theatre at Concha Nacar Salon
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte International
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • Smoking area
      Open Friday only, dinner from 7 pm to 10 pm and Show from 9 pm to 10 pm
    • La Fiesta
      Image bar
      • Lunch : À la Carte Mexican
      • Dinner : À la Carte Mexican
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
    • Sandwich Corner
      Image bar
      • Lunch : Snack Bar
      Sandwich Corner is open from 11 am to 6pm
  • Bar(s)

    • Las Margaritas
      Image bar
      • Location : Lobby
      • Opening time : 18:00
      • Closing time : 01:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • La Fiesta
      Image bar
      • Location : Pool
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 18:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Dinner Theatre
      Image bar
      • Location : Theatre
      • Opening time : 19:00
      • Closing time : 22:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
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 (2016-2017)

Ratings
0000¼ 2433 Review(s)
TripAdvisor rating
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TripAdvisor rating : Last 3 reviews
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great resort great service 00000 July 22, 2016

  • this place is great from the time you get there its like a big family double double is great server plus the elcart staff which I call the 3 amigos now 4 is gives the best service of any place ive...
  • mikefisher6900

Absolutely amazing! 00000 July 18, 2016

  • I was at Friendly for June/July 2016 and I absolutely loved my stay! Running a program for 350 high school students isn't easy, but working with Friendly Vallarta made it the smoothest program I've...
  • fabienneHa

loved it 00000 July 16, 2016

  • i was staying there working for a company that specializes in student travel, so 200+ high school students were there with me and my team for 9 days. staff was so awesome, and helpful and patient...
  • sunnyc2014
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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