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Villa del Palmar

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Popular with Canadians and has been recently renovated. All rooms have kitchenettes in rooms and there is a mini-mart so guest and take care of their own food if they get tired of the all inclusive. Resort has a very nice pool area with waterfalls and slides.


Overview

An all-time favourite with Canadians just got better. This beachfront hotel is newly renovated. Fun extras include outdoor barbecue grills, a swimming pool with waterfall and slides, day and evening activities program, and a handy mini-mart.

Location: On the beach, 10 minute drive from downtown and the airport.


tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • mmwhitton : Stockton, California
Girls Trip

This trip was celebrating my long time friend and mine 60th Bday. First Girl Trip together. After changing rooms 3 times found one that was perfect. Our runners during the day were exceptional. (Jorge, Ramon & Chris) Never did without! Entertainment Staff was exceptional! Shout out to "Georgie" she was so inspiring from water aerobics to nightly entertainment - "Safari" was my favorite! If you want to just Relax, perfect place!!

  • NaperMikeT : Naperville, Illinois
Beautiful Resort on the Bay of Banderas

Our family of 5 arrived at the Villa del Palmar Flamingos resort on 9/9/2017 and stayed until 9/16/2017. We enjoyed the week at this resort. The rooms are very nicely appointed. The landscaping is well maintained. On arrival, we were offered cold beverages (beer, water, etc.). The views from all rooms are nice. Higher floors offer better views of the pool & bay. This resort is smaller than the sister locations in Cancun & Cabo, but less crowded & more quaint. Great for families. There is an entertainment staff guiding daily activities, should you choose to get involved. Pool activities included water aerobics, pool volleyball, & misc other fun games. The entertainment staff included Georgie, Mauricio, Tash, Ernesto, Sarah, & others that I can't remember the names. Georgie was my favorite as she was a friendly spirit among the group. The entire group made you feel welcome & at home. Days would begin for our family at the El Patron restaurant for the buffet breakfast. There is so much food to select from. We loved the fresh fruit & the custom omelets made to order by Gabriel each morning. Other people to mention that worked in the breakfast area were Marisol, Duglas, Enrique, Pepe, & many others. All working hard to make your vacation easier. Service was always great! We enjoyed eating the breakfast on the terrace overlooking the Bay of Banderas & listening to the waves crashing the beach. I could do that every day with a nice cup of coffee. Relaxing. After breakfast, we'd put on our suits and either head to the beach to try kayaking, paddleboarding, or wave runners, or just wading in the water/walking the beach. Ernesto was a great helper at the beach area for first time kayakers & paddleboarders. One early morning there were several turtles that hatched and we watched them work there way to the water. After time at the beach, we'd head to the pool for swimming/daily activities. You can order lunch from a menu offered by the servers at the pool area. Options included tacos from the taco bar, or many other things such as guacamole, shrimp skewers, quesadillas, etc. The servers were very good with prompt service. One of our favorites was Reynaldo. For dinner, there is El Patron or the Trattoria on the beach. We tried both and enjoyed them both. We preferred the Trattoria so we could watch the sun go down each night while dining or having wine. Favorite servers at Trattoria included Raul & Ramon. They gave us a special surprise for our anniversary! Quite a night. My wife & daughters spent one morning at the Spa. They had a great time. I enjoyed the wave runners with the daughters boyfriend. We took cab rides over to Bucerias on two separate days to shop & try a restaurant there. It's only a 5 minute cab ride away. Also have to thank Regulo for fixing a small issue with one of our rooms. Again, the service was prompt. Thanks again to all at Flamingos. We'd go back tomorrow.

  • Andi C :
Girls trip

Our experience was top notch! All of the staff were friendly and attentive. The activities and daily entertainment were fun, and varied. The food and service at all the venues could not have been better . We made friends among the staff, and guests. I look forward to our return. I'd like to offer a special thank you to Tosh and Georgie, for their warmth and amazing hospitality ! They brought fun and laughter to all activities. Thank you ladies . We received excellent services in the beautiful spa. The rooms and grounds were perfect and beautiful. And Enrique at El patron spoiled us !

  • franklinmomb : Albuquerque, New Mexico
Lovely time, great activities, great accomodations

This was a girls trip to Nuevo Vallarta for rest and relaxation. Completely accomplished our goals. Activities onsite included water aerobics, pool volleyball and guacamole making lead by the awesome Georgie and Tash. These ladies are part of an amazing staff who turn exercise into fun and always have a smile on their faces! Plus there are nightly activities including dance contests, Mayan night or a long dip in the hot tub overlooking the beautiful ocean view while the sun sets. Our 2 bedroom suite was comfortable and spacious with the view of the ocean! We went zip lining and snorkeling and had a blast! Highly recommend Flamingos as a destination.....plenty of R&R, but also close access to excursions. Rosy in the spa is awesome too!!! Thanks to Georgie, Tash, Enrique, Rosy, Oscar.....these folks help make a vacation even better!

  • Cartyjr : Carver, Massachusetts
Can't take No for an answer

Let me start out by saying that the resort is beautiful and ALL of the staff here are extremely helpful and friendly. Could not ask for anything better from the resort staff. Kudos to some great people! I am a Villa Group member and am because I was was scammed into it about 4-5 years ago. What my wife and I have is fine and works for us however with out fail, you are "asked" to go on a "members update" tour every time you visit one of the resorts. Again, the person that give you and update and takes you on the tour is extremely personable and friendly, so no complaints there. What really gets me is that it takes me becoming down right rude in order for them to get the hint that I do not want to purchase anything more, upgrade, but more points, anything. There is no need to take up time from my vacation for what is supposed to be 90 minutes (it never is). This is a great resort and I highly r commend staying there but do everything in your power to avoid going on a tour, presentation, update, etc. just enjoy the resort and your vacation.

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
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
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  • 3 meals daily
  • All drinks (Domestic brands, Domestic beer, House Wine, 11am-11pm)
  • Boogie Boards
  • Waterpolo
  • Introductory scuba diving lesson
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Shuffleboard
  • Spanish lessons
  • Pottery lessons
  • Daily activities

  • 426 rooms in eight 6 & 8-storey buildings
  • 1 buffet restaurant
  • 3 a la carte restaurants: International, Mexican, Delicatessen
  • Deli & bakery shop
  • 3 bars including Sports bar and Beach bar
  • Room service (fee)
  • BBQ facilities
  • 2 lagoon pools with waterfalls and slide
  • Jacuzzi
  • 3 tennis courts (lit)
  • Shuffleboard
  • Bocce ball & ping-pong
  • Scuba diving on-site (fee)
  • Internet service (fee)
  • Gift shops
  • Mini-mart & liquor store
  • Spa and fitness centre (fee)
  • Beauty salon (fee)
  • Laundry facilities (fee)
  • Safety deposit boxes at front desk

All Accommodations include:

  • Air-conditioning
  • TV
  • In-room safe
  • Iron
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Hairdryer
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenette

Small Studios include:

  • 1 king or 2 double beds
  • Full bathroom
  • Max occupancy 3 persons

1 Bedroom Suites include:

  • 1 king bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Full bathroom
  • Max occupancy 4 persons

Large Studios include:

  • 2 double beds
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Max occupancy 3 persons

Kids Deals - European Plan: Children 0-12 stay free when sharing a room with 2 adults. All Inclusive Plan: Children 0-2 stay and eat free when sharing a room with 2 adults. Children 3-12 pay child rates when sharing a room with 2 adults. Large Studio and 1 Bedroom: Max 2 children. 2 Bedroom: Max 2 children. Small Studio: Children are not allowed in this room type.

For the Kids - Kids 4 to 14 enjoy supervised activities daily (fee), Babysitting service (fee), Games room, Kid's section of main pool

Golf Deal - Play 1 round of golf at the Vista Vallarta Golf Course for CAN $75.00, or play 3 rounds of golf at the Vista Vallarta Golf Course for CAN $225.00. Golf cart and equipment rentals are not included. Subject to tee-off time availability. Book and Pay in Canada. Prices and inclusions subject to change.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel offers 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.

Wedding Package - Wedding package is available. Please inquire for details.

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  • Villa del Palmar
    Puerto Vallarta,Mexico

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Villa del Palmar Flamingos
Paseo Cocoteros 750 Sur Condominio Maestro Flamingos, Flamingos, Nuevo Vallarta 63732 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.

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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. Escapes.ca cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules.

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