Villa del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Puerto Vallarta
Feb. 1 - We caught the bus at La Penita for the 1.5 hour ride to PV - $7 CAD each! PV is an hour ahead so we had to leave early to meet Brian and Diane by noon PV time. They had stayed a the Costa del Sol for a few days but now were booked into the same hotel as us - Villa del Palmar. We met them, had our welcoming cervaša and took a short walk to …
We stayed at a campground right off the beach in Sayulita Mexico. It was a beautiful site, except for the biker rally on the beach beside us. They were fine actually and the band wasn't bad to listen to. The roar of their bikes was a tad annoying.
Sayulita is a nice little town, with lots of tourism in the high season.
We wondered around, had supper on the street at a ...
... some of my Spanish. Sayulita is much more chilled out than PV, and is also where surfers come to enjoy the waves. As soon as I checked in, I went for a walk to look for a restaurant down the ...
The sulpture of a sea horse with a rider is the symbol of and for Puerto Vallarta..
I really like Puerto Vallarta - I am already thinking about coming back to Puerto Vallarta for 2 or 3 weeks next year.....
The luxury, 5 star hotel Marriott was a great hotel - the staff are really great
- trained by Americans in the American way
But this hotel just is not me or for ...
... all the other zocalos I’ve visited this one has a bandstand which is normally used for musical performances each Sunday.
Across from the square is the cathedral, or more correctly Iglesia de Nuestra Se˝ora de Guadalupe, on Calle Hidalgo. I’d already been here but it was worth another look around. There was a trestle table set up outside the on the porch selling rosaries and other religious paraphernalia.
From here we walked around the corner to a ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center