Puerto Vallarta/Riviera Nayarit

The Royal Suites Punta de Mita


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Beautiful beaches and crystal waters await you at The Royal Suites Punta de Mita! Offering a mix of luxury and exclusivity, this resort is perfect for those looking to decompress from the stressors of everyday life, while still being able to indulge in an excursion or other exciting activity.

Featuring 100 suites, adult guests can enjoy wireless internet access in all common areas and rooms (restricted access), a private beach and swimming pool with waiter service, advanced reservations for theme restaurants, butler service, and more.

Indulge in delicious cuisine from the Punta de Mita Restaurant, or enjoy a drink at one of two bars on the property.

Looking for even more excitement? Head on over to Grand Palladium Vallarta and experience six restaurants (buffet and a la carte), seven bars, three swimming pools (two freshwater and one saltwater), a mini zoo and crocodile habitat, watersports, eco-trails throughout the on-site botanical garden, an indoor theater, and spa.

Greening Your Life: Part of the Apple Vacations Greening Your Life initiative, this property has won a Global Certification of Sustainable Tourism by EarthCheck, as well as a Travelife Gold Award. These "green" initiatives show that the resort takes the environment and local culture into serious consideration and strives for a truly high standard of excellence.
HOTEL LOCATION
Located about 45 minutes northeast from Puerto Vallarta, guests have access to deep sea fishing, snorkeling, surfing, and delicious cuisine at a variety of restaurants in Punta de Mita.
Address: Carretera Punta de Mita Km. 11.5
Baha de Banderas
NAY

MX
Local Phone: +52 3292 269900
HOTEL FACILITIES
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Parking
Pools
Number of Pools: 1

The hotel includes one private pool, Balinese beds, and poolside waiter service. The pool is open from 8:00 am - 11:00 pm and is heated during the winter season.
Golf: CLOSEBY
Four Seasons - 10 km
Holes: 0
HOTEL DETAILS
The Royal Suites Punta de Mita offers 100 intimate suites that are surrounded by gorgeous vegetation, all located near 300 meters of golden sand beaches. Perfectly situated near 300 meters of beautiful sandy beaches, The Royal Suites Punta de Mita offers one restaurant, two bars, one pool, a private beach, and more. Beach: The Royal Suites Punta de Mita sits just in front of a private, 300 meter beach. Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 PM
Total Rooms: 100
Year Opened: 2006 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
Children under 18 years of age are not permitted.
ROOM TYPES
ROYAL JUNIOR SUITE
Two double beds or one king bed, shower, jacuzzi in bathroom or bedroom, fridge with beverages and snacks, courtesy pillow menu and aromatherapy menu (additional charge).
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Shower
Jacuzzi
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Sofa
CD Player
Coffee Maker
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Room Safe
Satellite
DINING
The Royal Suites Punta de Mita features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 1 Restaurants at The Royal Suites Punta de Mita:
Punta de Mita Restaurant - Personalized a la cart and buffet service for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Daily schedule of activities by the beach and pool.
Apple Vacations Customer Satisfaction Score
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18 Recommend
18 past Apple Vacationers would recommend The Royal Suites Punta de Mita to their friends and family
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TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews
Royal Suites - Why Take a Chance - Final Report
BigZipaway, Calgary
Mon Dec 04 10:24:13 EST 2017
We returned from another wonderful trip to Royal Suites - Punta de Mita a few weeks ago. We were aware that the Palladium's Vallarta adult only resort offering was being re-organized and decided that we would take advantage of their exceptional offering, one last time. We were not disappointed! This was our 5th trip to this phenomenal resort, and, we're disappointed to say, our last. We have already booked in February 2018 however it is no longer the Royal Suites but will be a new selection within the Grand Palladium. For our forthcoming trip, we initially booked our room selection as a Junior Suites however after receiving a quick tour of the rooms in the main complex, we have upgraded to Master Junior Suite. These are the same rooms as we previously enjoyed as part of Royal Suites. We're unsure about the amenities associated with this section of the hotel come February? Indications were that Punta Mita restaurant and bar will be accessible to all Palladium Resort guests. Our hopes are that the charming tranquility of the pool area will remain - our happy place continues to be looking across the Bay of Bandaras with waves breaking, whales frolicking and cruise ships lumbering... The final days at Royal Suites were pure heaven. If you have ever wanted to experience having a resort to yourself - well sorry, you missed this opportunity. With the construction and re-organizing of the resort, the number of guests during these last few days was pretty limited. The service was exceptional, both around the pool and in the Punta Mita Restaurant. Knowing that changes were happening, everyone worked hard to make sure that our stay was memorable. As with our past vacations, we were given the option to order lobster as many times as we wanted and the kitchen would accommodate requests that were off the menu. The last evenings special order of rack of lamb was exceptional. We are confident that the change over to Grand Palladium will be positive. Even with the pending closure, the hotel group has been making changes to improve. Some that we noticed this time: - upgrade in wine from the previous Diablo (Spanish for the devil, and appropriately named...) brand. The new wine, was great in comparison, both red and white; - the sound system was modernized and the selection of music around the pool and in the restaurant in the evening was much better - the variety of playlists was refreshing; - we read one trip reporters' horror on the fact that the resort was shooting birds. It was interesting that they now have a contracted the use of hawks to control the Grackles (Zanate in Spanish...) around the pool and restaurant area. The new program is highly effective - during the day, the pesky blackbirds are nowhere to be seen. In fact, the restaurant has removed the netting. The view of the rolling waves, sunsets and picturesque cliffs are now un-obscured. A win/win all around as the use of the raptors is considerably more humane. The truly wonderful part of returning so often to this resort by far has been becoming a part of their family. We know that when we return in February, we will be greeted with warm smiles and open arms. Everyone affiliated with the Royal Suites over the years deserve our gratitude and recognition. On this trip, we want to acknowledge some that we thought went above and beyond: - pool side: Carlos, Rueben and Louis and at night Jorge; - at breakfast and lunch: Claudia, Nazly, Teresa, Martin; - at dinner: Luciano, Javier, Daniel, Tino; - butler: a special thanks to Omar for the resort tour and extra tips on some of the great thing to come; - lobby bar: of course, the ever famous Marcelino and his sidekick Oscar. Otro dia en el paraiso mis amigos! It would be great to say that we will be back to Royal Suites...alas, we won't be. We eventually will check out the Royal Suites at one of the other Palladium properties in the Caribbean. For now, as indicated, we will be "Taking a Chance" on the Grand Palladium offering in a few months. Whether great, average or poor - rest assured that our Trip Report will disclose the good, bad and new. Stay tuned... As for the closing of Royal Suites, Punta de Mita - we leave everyone with the following thought: - No llores porque ya se termino, sonrie porque sucedio (Gabriel Garcia Marquez) - Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened. (Dr. Seuss) Chicharito y Chicharita

Secluded Getaway and Seaside Dining
tomscube, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Wed Nov 15 16:10:10 EST 2017
Our flights home were canceled because they connected in Houston in the week of severe flooding from Harvey. We were guests at Iberostar Playa Mita but wanted to try something different for our unplanned extra two night stay. We checked out, called a taxi, and headed to the Royal Suites by Palladium. The Royal Suites is adjoined by the Grand Palladium, and they may have been two completely separate properties at one time. There are about 100 rooms on the Royal Suite side; the Grand Palladium covers a much larger area and has many more rooms. During our short stay, the Grand Palladium entrance and lobby was under construction, as were some of the rooms on the Royal Suites side. There are no elevators on the Royal Suites side, so we requested a ground floor room. The room did not offer much of a view, of course, and was situated close to the theater. Thankfully the shows don’t run very late. Air conditioning, bedding, shower, and Wi-Fi were all spot on. So was the food. The Punta Mita restaurant was lovely; one of the things I’ve come to enjoy is dining with a view of the sea, and this does not disappoint. On our first morning we had tableside crepes for breakfast. We had dinner at the steakhouse on the Palladium side, and the steaks were exceptional for an all-inclusive resort. The waiters at the Royal Suites pool did their best to make everyone feel welcome, and I even enjoyed a Mexican IPA with my lunch at the Punta Mita restaurant. Unlike some other resorts, any outdoor salad bars are covered and refrigerated. The meals at the Punta Mita are all cooked to order and served, which adds a nice touch of elegance over buffet style. Given the access to this small luxury, we did not try the buffet on the Palladium side during our stay. Perhaps this is a different experience when the place is not under renovation, and I have to give kudos for the excellent food and service, and while not likely we will return to this property, if we did, we would definitely stay on the Royal Suites side.

Home away from home ❤ Momma /Papa
_sbhaley, Summerland, Canada
Mon Nov 13 12:31:39 EST 2017
We were welcomed back home and treated like royalty from the moment we arrived. It was heart warming to be remembered by so many as Momma and Papa. Omar made our trip so special with all the loving touches and attention daily.From the special treats in our room to our daily visits. Omar is a very special part of our family and an amazing ambassador for your resort. You are very lucky to have him as a representitve of your resort. We are very proud to have him in our family. Much love Omar❤ Carlos from the Punta bar treated us so special with daily treats and training Papa behind the bar. Reubens and Louis made sure we were always looked after and entertained. All three of these men made our days so fun filled and special. Beatrice our housekeeper was wonderful and worked very hard to always surprise us with a treat daily. The Punta Mita Resturants staff were amazing and went above and beyond to make sure we were looked after and remembered every detail that we liked. Thank you so much. The nightly shows were amazing with so many talented people especially the amazingly beautiful Adrian with the beautiful smile. We are so in love with the Adults only Royal Suites Punta De Mita. It breaks our heart that it will be no more and we ask you to please reconsider closing the Adults Only Side . It will devestate us to have to find another adults only resort. Shirley and Bruce Haley

Will definitely return to the Royal Suites!
JennCan, Eugene, Oregon
Thu Nov 09 13:22:28 EST 2017
We just returned from a week at the Royal Suites, and we had the most relaxing and pampered time. Although we were booked into the adults only Royal side, when we arrived, we were asked if we wanted to upgrade to the penthouse suite that had the most amazing ocean view and an outdoor 2 person tub on the patio. The fee was nominal, so we did the upgrade and were so glad we did! I believe this was done to get us away from the construction that was going on in the building we had been booked into in the adults-only building. I realize at some point you have to renovate, and closing the entire resort to do so is not practical, so I appreciated the fact that they made the effort to make our stay remarkable at an affordable price. The adult pool had no more than probably 15 people at it at any given time, and we had our own poolside bar and also our own gourmet restaurant. The food was amazing! Being all-inclusive, we've found before that not all food is created equal. This was impressive! Alejandro's team was always spot-on, they were always there with a fresh bottle of champagne. And poolside, Luis and Armando were there every day with amazing service, always had our favorite drinks right on time. The beach at this resort isn't the best as it's a bit rocky, but that made for spectacular views. I would definitely return to this place!

Treated Like Royalty
gldn172, Vancouver, Washington
Thu Nov 09 10:32:52 EST 2017
As I sit to write this I feel that I could write you a book on the best service I have ever had. Let me start with Omar, he was our Bulter. He made sure we had whatever we needed and if they didn't have it he would find it. Then there is the El Captitan- Luciano our server at Punt Mita the restaurant. Beside having 4 star service each and every time here, the view is amazing and the food with a 3 star Michelin Chef was the best food I have ever had in my entire life. The staff goes above and beyond, the call you by your name and make sure to greet you each and every time they see you. The spa was amazing . I had a Zentopia massage with Moncia and it was the perfect touch to the end of the day. The Bambu restaurant was delicious Asian food. However, we always wanted to go back to Punt Mits and eat. They had 24 hour room service that came with our room, no extra charge. A huge 2 person jetted tub in the room along with a large stand up shower. The swimming pools on the adult only side was very relaxing, and in the evening we had live music where ever we decided to eat. We will return again and again. I felt sad to leave such amazing and hard working people. They are my family now. I will come home to The Royals Palladium next year if not sooner. Here are a list of other importasnt names of staff that we were very pleased with: Aejandro, Ximena, Nazly, Teresa, Hector, Martin, Capy, Karla, Javier, Daniel, Filberto, Alfredo, and Dulce. Thanks you so much for a very relaxing and exciting vacation. Also the snorkeling on The Royals side is a bit rocky but worth the purchase of water shoes. It was the best viewing of fish and other sea creatures. Even got to see a baby sea turtle make his way into the deep blue sea.



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