There’s loads to do at the Riu Palace Pacifico. The pool area has bagged a swim-up bar, an open-air whirlpool bath and a huge lounger-loaded sun terrace. Lots more sunloungers deck out the beach. Activities like volleyball, body boarding and kayaking also kick off from here. The evenings are action-packed, too – think shows, bars and a 24-hour snack bar.
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
A good number of watersports go All Inclusive, including windsurfing, kayaking and bodyboarding. An 18-hole golf course* and horse riding* trails are doorstep-close, too
- Beach volleyball
FOOD & DRINK
You can flit between five restaurants. Globe-hopping menus at the four à la cartes showcase favourites from Mexico and Japan. There’s also a special 24/7 snack menu.
On top of the bars at this hotel, you get a free pass to the drinking holes at the nearby Riu Vallarta and Riu Jalisco hotels.
- La Peninsula buffet restaurant
The buffet restaurant offers an American and continental breakfast with on-the-spot cooking stations. At lunch there's a selection of hot and cold dishes like pizza, pasta and salads. And there's three themed dinners a week. Gentlemen are asked to wear full-length trousers in the evenings.
- Krystal fusion restaurant
This modern restaurant offers an à la carte menu. Gentlemen are asked to wear full-length trousers in the evenings.
- Marlin bar
Marlin bar is the main pool bar with a swim-up section and is also close to the beach too.
- Petit Pigalle lobby bar
- Sports bar
- Colibri bar
This bar is set on an open-air terrace.
- Guacamole Mexican restaurant
Authentic Mexican cuisine in a rustic setting. There's a buffet selection for starters and main courses are available from the à la carte menu. In the evening, gentlemen are asked to wear full-length trousers.
- La Toscana steakhouse restaurant
This steakhouse is by the pool. Just so you know, there is an evening dress code, gentlemen are asked to wear full-length trousers.
- Kyoto Japanese restaurant
There is a dress code here, gentlemen are asked to wear full-length trousers in the evenings.
- Bolero lounge bar
- A la carte dining
A la carte dining is available at Krystal fusion restaurant, Kyoto restaurant, Guacamole restaurant and La Toscana steakhouse restaurant.
HEALTH & BEAUTY
You can take more than five in the Renova Spa*. The treatment menu here features everything from mango body wraps to feet rituals.
The sauna, steam bath, and indoor Jacuzzi® that complement the Renova Spa* are children-free zones, so you can expect peace and quiet.
- Steam bath
- Adults-only gym
You'll find a range of treatments and massages on offer here, plus there's a beauty salon and hairdressers too.
Evening entertainment ticks off pianists and shows crammed with West End hits. For a night on the dance floor, head for the nearby Riu Jalisco.
The hotel runs a kids' club for ages 4 to 7 and 8 to 12. This club is supervised and there are lots of organised activities for the little ones.
- Evening entertainment programme
There are evening programmes with activities for adults and children. For adults this includes a complimentary entrance to the nightclub and drinks at Riu Jalisco and Riu Vallarta, six nights a week.
At the nearby Riu Jalisco and Riu Vallarta.
The huge pool packs in a bit of everything – swimming lanes, sunken loungers and a swim-up bar with an in-water terrace.
Flamingos Beach is just steps from the pool area, and comes crisscrossed with loungers and parasols.
- Outdoor pool
Stretching between the hotel and sandy beach, the pool comes with a swim-up bar, a whirlpool bath and sunbeds in the water. There's a wraparound terrace with sunbeds and parasols dotted around, plus shaded areas too. Pool towels are also available.
- Children's pool
- Free Wi-Fi zones
- Internet area*
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
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