Velas Vallarta Suite Resort

Riviera Nayarit

To supplement the growing meeting, convention and event demands, Riviera Nayarit is opening two new, state-of-the-art convention centers. Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta Convention Center opened in April with 32,378 sq. ft. of meeting space. It features five resort hotels, totaling more than 2,200 guest rooms, 20 restaurants, 18 bars/lounges, 27 pools, luxury spas, boutiques, a mile-long beach and an Aqua Park featuring a Lazy River.

Scheduled to open in June, Bel Air Unique Resort & Convention Center of Vallarta in Flamingos provides 33,906 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor space, making it the largest event space in Riviera Nayarit. The outdoor space includes Las Tortugas Garden, a garden with over 8,000 sq. ft. of space for up to 860 guests, and Playa de Chacala, a beach with 2,690 sq. ft. of space for 280 attendees. The resort has also undergone a major expansion and renovation, increasing the number of guest rooms to 419 and adding five new pools.

new and renovations

Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita

Rosewood Mandarina, which draws inspiration from the local, prehistoric Huichol and Cora cultures, will open in 2019 and offer 130 guest rooms, suites and villas. Four Seasons Punta Mita completed a multimillion-dollar renovation in November that included renovations to Apaune Spa, suite redesigns and upgrades to its adults-only pool.

Guest room at St. Regis Punta Mita Resort

Puerto Vallarta 

Guest room of Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel & Romantic Getaway, Puerto Vallarta

Located in La Isla shopping center, the recently opened Fiesta Inn, La Isla Puerto Vallarta, offers 144 guest rooms and is located in the La Isla Shopping Center. The AAA Four Diamond Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel & Romantic Getaway recently wrapped up a $3.8 million renovation of all 80 guest rooms and facilities. The adults-only hotel features 2,800 sq. ft. of meeting space.

Fiesta Inn, La Isla Puerto Vallarta

Further Reading:

A Meeting Planner’s Guide to Mexico’s Pacific Coast