Looking for an all-inclusive resort in Puerto Vallarta? Situated along the beautiful beaches of Mexico’s Pacific coast, with the towering Sierra Madre mountains in the distance, Puerto Vallarta is one of the most popular beach destinations in the world. Although this resort town is known for its stunning beaches and vibrant nightlife, Puerto Vallarta also offers delicious cuisine, unparalleled natural beauty, and a romantic Old Town.
Keep reading to discover the best all-inclusive resorts in Puerto Vallarta…
Secrets Vallarta Bay
Secrets Vallarta Bay Todo Incluido is an all-inclusive, adults-only resort located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. With its romantic ambiance, gourmet dining options, and panoramic views of Banderas Bay, it provides a perfect setting for couples and honeymooners looking for a luxurious and intimate escape.
For couples seeking romance Secrets Vallarta Bay is an excellent choice. Located on El Malecon Beach, this AAA 4-diamond, adults-only resort provides everything you need for a kid-free stay. Guests can enjoy 3 expansive pools with incredible ocean views, exciting themed nights, and movies on the beach. Additional romantic activities include horseback riding on the beach and couples massages at The Secrets Spa by Pevonia.
There are 13 restaurants and 7 bars, but guests can also access the facilities at Dreams next door. The atmosphere is relaxed and social; however, nightly entertainment is not the resort’s strong suit. Many couples prefer to venture into the downtown to enjoy the nightlife, restaurants, and shopping.
Room highlight: overlooking the sandy shore, the Presidential Suite has the best location in the resort. It also comes with a private plunge pool, terrace, and access to the Preferred Club.
Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta
Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta is an ultra-luxurious and contemporary hotel perched in the lush surroundings of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Known for its breathtaking ocean vistas, lavish suites, and gourmet dining, it offers a chic and opulent experience for discerning travelers seeking a refined beachfront retreat.
Hotel Mousai stands out from other resorts because the setting is quiet, and the resort is tucked away in the jungle overlooking Banderas Bay. You won’t find exciting nightlife and you probably won’t party by the pool until 2 am, but you can relax with your partner and enjoy the luxurious facilities. Spa Imagine offers panoramic views of the ocean from the hydrotherapy pool and the cold plunge pool.
This adults-only resort has 4 outdoor pools and 2 swim-up bars. The all-inclusive cost of stay includes gourmet dining at 6 restaurants, premium liquor, and house wine, and 24-hour room service. Don’t forget to visit the Rooftop South for an unforgettable dinner under the stars! Guests can participate in a variety of activities, including tequila tasting, standup paddleboard yoga, hiking, and cooking classes.
Room highlight: the suites are divided between the north and south towers, offering incredible views from the high floors. Our favorite is the Master Suite, which comes with private butler services, a jetted plunge pool, and a steam room.
Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa
Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa is a five-star luxury resort situated on the pristine shores of Banderas Bay in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. With its lush jungle surroundings, upscale accommodations, and world-class spa, it provides a tranquil and indulgent escape for those seeking the ultimate beachfront experience.
Although this all-suite resort has lots of activities and facilities for children, it doesn’t feel like a kids’ amusement park. Garza Blanca Preserve provides many services that appeal to adults including a world-class spa, an ocean-view gym, and 3 outdoor pools with jacuzzies. The architecture boasts natural elements such as thatched roofs and smooth stone detailing.
Something we love about Garza Blanca is the gourmet culinary all-inclusive plan, which includes multi-sensory dining experiences at 3 restaurants with incredible ocean views. Dry-aged steak and fresh seafood prepared with Mexican cooking techniques are must-tries! The in-room amenities are a tier above what is offered at other Puerto Vallarta resorts. They include flat-screen TVs, Nespresso machines, L’Occitane luxury toiletries, and spacious terraces.
Room highlight: the elegant Oceanfront Penthouse features panoramic views of the ocean, 3 bedrooms, a living room, a fully-equipped kitchen, a jacuzzi, and Penthouse Privileges.
Dreams Vallarta Bay Resort & Spa
Dreams Vallarta Bay Resort & Spa is an all-inclusive beachfront resort located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. With its family-friendly amenities, stunning Pacific Ocean views, and a variety of dining options, it offers a perfect destination for travelers seeking relaxation, adventure, and entertainment.
Located on the beaches of Banderas Bay, Dreams Vallarta Bay is the family-friendly sister resort of Secrets. It offers spacious family suites with separate sleeping areas for kids and parents. Children can play at the supervised Explorer’s Club, while teens can spend their time at the teen’s club.
Guests can enjoy family-friendly dining at 4 restaurants, a grill, a buffet, and a cafe. The all-inclusive cost of stay also includes premium liquor at 5 bars and lounges, 24-hour room service, and pools with dedicated family areas. Dreams is only 15 minutes from Puerto Vallarta International Airport and 5 minutes from downtown, making it a great jumping-off point for exploring Puerto Vallarta.
Room highlight: guests can choose from standard and Club Level accommodation. Our favorite suite is the Preferred Club Junior Suite Swim Out, which offers direct pool access and can house 4 people.
Velas Vallarta Suites Resort is an all-inclusive beachfront resort in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Known for its spacious suites, lush gardens, and a range of dining options, it offers a relaxing and family-friendly atmosphere for those looking to enjoy a tropical getaway on the Pacific coast.
This award-winning, family-friendly resort is located on 10 acres of beachfront property, in Banderas Bay. Velas Vallarta only offers suites, all of which overlook the ocean or the tropical gardens. In terms of meals, the cost of stay includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the à la carte restaurants or the buffet plus 24-hour in-suite dining. Guests can also enjoy premium domestic and international drinks.
The children love the kids’ club with daily activities, while the adults can play a round of golf (additional fee) or relax by one of the 3 pools. In addition, the resort offers daily cultural activities, live performances, themed nights, fitness classes, and other lessons.
Room highlight: the Two-Bedroom Family Suite includes a fully equipped kitchen with a breakfast bar, a spacious living area, and a private balcony with views of the pool area and ocean.
Hilton Vallarta Riviera Resort
The Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort is a beachfront destination located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Offering all-inclusive amenities, stunning ocean views, and a variety of dining options, it provides a comfortable and convenient setting for vacationers seeking a relaxing and enjoyable stay on the Pacific coast.
Situated in a prime location between downtown Puerto Vallarta and Bahia Banderas, Hilton Vallarta Riviera is an excellent choice for people who want to enjoy the beaches and the city’s exciting nightlife. The resort features 12 restaurants, bars, and lounges, ranging from a seaside cevicheria to an upscale steakhouse. Something we love about the restaurants is the attention to creating a relaxing atmosphere with soft lighting and accents that match the color of the sea.
The resort offers 2 infinity pools with Bali-style cabanas, a fitness center, and a private beach. The immersive entertainment options include live music, professional shows, themed parties, and world-class performances.
Room highlight: there are 444 rooms and suites, but the Enclave Presidential Suite 1KG LG Walkout Terrace. Guests who book an Enclave level suite receive access to the Enclave Lounge, an upgraded mini-bar, and concierge services.
Crown Paradise Golden Puerta Vallarta
The Crown Paradise Golden Puerto Vallarta is an adults-only, all-inclusive resort situated on the shores of Banderas Bay in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. With its exclusive ambiance, beachfront location, and multiple dining choices, it offers a romantic and serene getaway for couples and honeymooners.
Located on the shores of Banderas Bay, Crown Paradise Golden is the best affordable all-inclusive in Puerto Vallarta. The cost of stay includes all meals and beverages at the 3 bars and 3 restaurants, 24-hour room service, and a minibar. Guests can also enjoy complimentary access to the gym, pools, fitness classes, non-motorized watersports, theater, and a nightclub. However, it’s important to note that some guests say the food quality isn’t high, and that the service is slow.
Guests also receive exchange privileges with Crown Paradise Club, which allows children and offers family-friendly amenities. While this resort may not meet the standards of others on this list, it is a good choice for a group of friends on a lower budget.
Room highlight: the Junior Suite comes with a soaking tub on the balcony, a living area, and ocean views.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
If you are seeking a world-class spa, look no further than the facilities at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. Ranked as one of the best spas in the world by Condé Nas, the Spa at Grand Vela offers over 30 holistic treatments in a tranquil setting. The all-inclusive cost of stay includes breakfast and lunch at Azul or the buffet as well as dinner at the 4 gourmet restaurants and premium alcoholic beverages.
Kayaking, tennis, pickleball, basketball, and beach volleyball are also included in the cost of stay. Family-friendly services include the kids’ club, the kid’s activity program, and the modern teen’s club. In addition, guests can enjoy 24-hour concierge, 24-hour in-room dining plus pool and beach services.
Room highlight: the Master Suite Oceanfront comes with a jacuzzi and a private terrace with amazing views.
Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort & Spa
The Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort & Spa is an all-inclusive beachfront resort situated in Riviera Nayarit, Mexico. With its lush tropical surroundings, diverse dining options, and family-friendly amenities, it offers a relaxing and enjoyable vacation experience on the Pacific coast.
If you want to get away from Puerto Vallarta’s busy downtown but also want great entertainment, Grand Palladium Vallarta is a good option. Situated on the pristine of Punta de Mita, this resort features white-washed buildings with terracotta tiled roofs that blend into the natural setting.
Known for its laidback surfer atmosphere, the resort offers a diverse activities schedule. Guests can take yoga, dance, Pilates, cooking, and mixology classes, or play sports such as basketball, tennis, beach volleyball, soccer, and basketball. The resort has adults-only spaces and family-friendly areas such as the kids’ waterpark and the kid’s club. Expect daily performances, live music, themed nights, and plenty of parties. There are 11 restaurants and bars, including a swim-up bar, a Mexican restaurant with amazing ocean views, and an adults-only eatery.
Room highlight: between December and March you might see whales from the balcony of the Deluxe Panoramic Ocean View!
Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel
The Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel & Romantic Getaway is an intimate and upscale hotel located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. With its personalized service, oceanfront suites, and an adults-only atmosphere, it's an ideal choice for couples seeking a romantic and tranquil escape.
This resort offers an all-inclusive rate and a room-only rate so it’s a good place to stay if you’re traveling with a mixed group or as a couple. Known for its top-notch service, sophisticated setting, and beachfront location, this adults-only resort is located in the heart of Puerto Vallarta.
The Gourmet All-inclusive Plan comes with 24-hour room service, premium beverages, all dining, and a stocked minibar. The food is well-made and beautifully presented. There are 3 fine dining restaurants, but our favorite is La Corona, which features beautiful views at sunset. You can book private candlelit dinners or group meals catered by a personal chef for an add-on fee. Private butler services, golf, private cabanas, and luxurious spa treatments are also available.
Room highlight: the Honeymoon Suite comes with a spacious terrace equipped was a large jacuzzi and hammocks.