Best hotels in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta Zones


Puerto Vallarta is located in Bahia de Banderas, which means Bay of flags. This has been one of the favorite holiday destinations for Americans and Europeans for a very long time because off the golden sand beaches, nice year-round weather, dwelling-place for dolphins and manta rays and a site for sea turtle nesting. Also you can find extreme and sea sports, romantic zones and places for wedding, anniversary or celebrating your birthday.


It also has a fantastic variety of accommodation, which means there is something for every style and budget. 


Puerto Vallarta has many zones to enjoy based on your interest. 


North Zone, Airport & Las Juntas, Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta Down Town, Hotel Zone, Old Vallarta and South Zone


How to choose a hotel in Puerto Vallarta?


In order to decide in which is the best hotel in Puerto Vallarta for you to stay, you should know in advance what is your main interest? What kind of food would you like? Are you looking for a small or a big place? How long are you planning to stay? Are your vacations going to be with the family, friends or couple? Would you like a beachfront hotel or a condo close to the beach?


Those are some of the questions you should ask yourself before searching a place.


About North Zone:


The northern area is quite large, starting in Punta Mita and ending on Bucerias.

To mention some: you can find Marietas Islands also call “ The Beach of Love” or “Hidden Beach” which is a group of small uninhabited islands a few miles off the coast of the state of Nayarit, Mexico. It is a popular tourist destination because it has forty-four different species of plants and wild sea animals, and it is part of UNESCO MAB Biosphere Reserve.

Marietas Islands

Also the airport is in the north zone of Vallarta, only five minutes from Marina Vallarta, famous for family friendly activities, plenty of spas, luxury boutiques and restaurants, golf activities, yachts, boats and cruises.


Old Vallarta, now knowing as Romantic Zone Vallarta


Discover old Vallarta and all the colorful of México along with Downtown, Hotel Zone and Romantic Zone Vallarta where most of the city action happens. 

It is a great place to enjoy sights, shopping, nightlife, performing arts, sports and activities at a short walking distance.


Vallarta South Zone


South will be very different than exploring north since it is not urban anywhere you will visit, and it is all about jungle and mountains. 


One of the places to visit is Mismaloya Beach where the zoo is located; El Eden is a famous location, that it was used as a film set for “Predator”, one of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s movies.


Also you can visit Boca de Tomatlan, a sweet fishing village with very rustic & traditional restaurants.