Sunset Plaza Beach Resort & Spa

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Sunset Plaza Beach Resort & Spa is a newly constructed resort near Marina Vallarta. Located in the hotel zone it is close to dining, nightlife, shopping, golf, and culture, yet far enough away to ensure a relaxing and tranquil holiday. The spacious rooms and suites feature a private terraces with breathtaking sunset views.
Location: Beachfront in the hotel zone, 5 km from the airport.

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  • angelatrinh21 : Burnaby, Canada
Smaller Resort with Big Service

I have been to Mexico a few times and was used to staying at bigger resorts with multiple restaurant options on site and a main grand buffet, so I was a little surprised to arrive to Sunset Plaza which has one main restaurant that was not a buffet and only 2 restaurants (one a deli, a and the other an Italian restaurant). I wasn't sure what to expect from it all but I was just happy to be on vacation and kept an open mind as I was there to attend a wedding and all of the other guests as well as the bride and groom were staying at the same resort. My fiancée and I arrived 2 days earlier than everyone else (Nov.9th-18th 2017) as we wanted an extended stay. We were greeted with glasses of champagne and was personally introduced to our butler Victor. Our room was a little small but we were able to upgrade to suite. There was a mix up so we weren't able to get the suite until a day later than expected but they made it up to us with chocolate strawberries and bottle of champagne which was a nice touch! The suite is well worth the extra dollars. After just one day we noticed the great qualities of this resort. We were not missing the buffet style restaurant we were used to as the food there was great every time! Instead of stuffing our faces we got to enjoy quality food with attentive service. Don't miss the dinners on the lawn with entertainment and themes every Tuesday (Mexican) and Fridays (Caribbean). Luciano, the Italian restaurant is amazing and have a different menu every night. Get the grilled octopus if you can! We went 3 times there and one time we requested family style dining for around 12 people. The only problem was that one person was vegan and his dishes was delayed from the rest of the dishes ( they were informed about this before hand) but the food was fantastic.Also, don't miss the ceviche bar they put out! And I forgot to mention there is a small flatbread restaurant which is also tasty.The wedding was on Las Caletas Island which was beautiful and if you have a chance please go there. It is a one hour boat ride and the food is unreal. We had a great time.My birthday fell mid week of the trip and my sister booked me a massage at the resort. It was one of the best I have ever had! I highly recommend it. the staff wished me a happy birthday as well and I was greeted with another bottle of champagne, a piece of cake and roses!We found it to be a high tipping resort which we didn't mind as the staff always worked very hard and remember your faces. Richard in the main restaurant was great. He remembered what drinks you usually drank in the mornings and was always energetic and friendly. Victor was also wonderful and a nice familiar face to see during our stay.Some improvements that could be made are:-advertise the entertainment nights a little better. We missed part of one night because we were unaware that it was happening.- more entertainment nights! They are great!Another con is that there is a loud Vegas style resort next door and they blast their music most days and nights. Overall I truly enjoyed my time at the Sunset Plaza, I already miss my days by the pools, the friendly staff and the quality food. I would recommend this resort to anyone visiting Puerto Vallarta. I've met many other guests who were returning there for vacation and were regulars. It was a great atmosphere and we felt at home during our stay. Thank you Sunset Resort for a memorable stay!

  • Sandi L :
The best

The Sunset Plaza in Puerto by far that was possibly the best vacation I have ever had we were met with champagne, warm scented cloth and back massage just to release the tension of the airplane and say oh we’re home. From that point on everything was perfect. Javier made sure that our every wish was granted. Our butler the waiter the pool boy , they anticipated our every need and treated you like family they look you straight in the eye I remembered it was almost as if they anticipated your every want. The food was fantastic every morning the waiter knew what we wanted brought our coffee .They have a wonderful pizza place a deli that serves desserts which are my favorite every day. Luciano’s was fantastic. The spa services were unbelievably fantastic .Almost night on the lawn they had a different themed party with food entertainment Jamaican , Russian and of course Mexican. JAVIER the manager was fantastic just thinking of him makes me want to hug him he made sure everything was perfect. The views of the ocean more magnificent the grounds were impeccable. I do not believe I have enough words to describe , now our most favorite place in Mexico and I have been to Cancun,Matzalan , Manzanilla and Guadalajara now but my return will always be to the Sunset Plaza if you want a memorable vacation you need to go here you won’t find another Hotel that makes you feel like family and every one of your needs is fufilled with beauty and sincerity I cannot thank everyone there for making our time the best ever , we will return. We are in our late 60s so we’ve traveled extensively and this is our most favorite place we’ve ever been. Steve Hopkins and Sandra Lindgren

  • amandaEdmonton : edmonton
Great Vacation at Sunset Plaza

Just returned from an amazing stay at Sunset Plaza. This hotel is very nice, the staff are absolutely incredible. Our room was perfect and very comfortable with everything we needed. Butler Juan Thank you your Awesome!! The food was so good. We had breakfast every morning out by the pool in the Mirador restaurant always so good as were the lunches too thank you Humberto, Rodrigo, Richard!! Lunches by the pool mmmm fish tacos and ceviche were amazing, my daughter really enjoyed the pizza. Jose Luis took such great care of us everyday we missed him on his day off and his speciality coffees WOW mmmm Thank you. Jesus & Adel the bartenders made such great drinks and always kept my glass full. Randy the day bartender was amazing he was a lot of fun to watch with all the fancy things he does. Our dinners were always so good. I really enjoyed the dinners in the garden the entertainment and the food it was always amazing., Alonso was perfecto and took great care of us each night out there. The captain of the Mirador restaurant Victor Chavelas Thank You!! You are amazing and I really appreciate you Gracias :) Javier thank you for everything we had an amazing time. Everything was perfect and your staff are truly amazing. I am so looking forward to my next stay with you guys. See you guys soon. Thank You again for making our stay so memorable <3Amanda

  • 189ben :
Pleasurable Stay

Without getting into too much detail, the resort was an absolutely enjoyable stay. The hotel was clean, the service was excellent, and the food was delicious. I would definitely recommend this resort to anyone going to Puerto Vallarta.

  • Travis H :
Amazing Stay at Sunset Plaza

My wife and I came to get away and relax and that's what we did. The staff was absolutely incredible. Never waited on a drink, food was exceptional, rooms were clean and beds were comfortable. The views and sunsets were stunning. Already planning on coming back next November and bringing another couple with us. Big shout out to Yered for the awesome kayak tour and all the waiters. They all took great care of us, especially Antonio and Johnii!

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Resort fees (if applicable) must be paid directly to the hotel
  • Hotel transfers for packages to USA
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature
  • A la carte breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Unlimited domestic and selected premium brand drinks (house wine included)
  • Snacks
  • 24-hour room service
  • Mini-bar (water, soft drinks and beer)
  • Turn-down service
  • Live music
  • Daily activities program
  • A variety of daily sports
  • Nightly entertainment
  • Selected non-motorized water sports (1 hour/day)
  • 106 Rooms
  • 2 a la carte restaurants (Italian and Mexican)
  • Pools
  • Bars, including Swim-up bar
  • Snack bars
  • Disco
  • Whirlpools 
  • Spa (fee)
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing
  • Kayaking
  • Tennis court
  • Gym
  • WiFi 
  • Gift shop
  • Convention facilities (fee)
  • Medical services (fee)
Deluxe Oceanfront Room includes:
  • Air-conditioning
  • Full bathroom
  • TV
  • In-room safe
  • 2 queen-size beds
  • Bathrobe & slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • DVD player
  • iPod dock
  • WiFi
  • Coffee-maker
  • Mini-bar
  • Iron
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Maximum occupancy 4 adults (or 2 adults and 2 children)
One Bedroom Oceanfront Suite: same as above but with 1 king-size bed, living room with queen-size sofa bed, fully equipped kitchenette.
Kids Deal - Two children under 12 stay and eat free.

For the Kids - Kids Club (ages 4 to 12), Playground, Children's pool and Babysitting for a fee (subject to availability).
Honeymoon Bonus - To be eligible for the honeymoon package, newlyweds must advise at the time of booking and present their proof of wedding, dated within the last month, upon arrival at the hotel.

Weddings - Packages are available. Please inquire for more details.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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  • Sunset Plaza Beach Resort & Spa
    Puerto Vallarta,Mexico

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Sunset Plaza Beach Resort & Spa
Diego Rivera 121, Puerto Vallarta 48330 Mexico

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate, however, all information on this page is subject to change without notice. is not responsible for any changes, errors or omissions that may occur.