Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Riviera Nayarit

The often forgot about Pacific Coast of Mexico is a trending romantic zone that has travelers flocking from all corners of the globe, including Hollywood A-listers like Gwyneth Paltrow. What makes this destination attractive to couples looking to marry away or linger on their honeymoon? Riviera Nayarit  is a three-hour flight from Los Angeles, and draws in a different crowd than the Cancun Hotel Zone on the East Coast of Mexico. The 200-mile coastline boasts lush mountain peaks, authentic pueblos, a tantalizing food scene, and surfer beach vibes that have turned this sleepy town to the up and coming place to be. Discover the top 4 all-inclusive hotels we recommend for romance in Riviera Nayarit, and contact Weddings by Funjet to plan an unforgettable destination wedding experience in this truly exotic destination.

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Rejuvenate and restore your mind, body and soul at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit with ease by experiencing “Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond Compare” service and amenities throughout your stay. Situated along the coast of Banderas Bay in Nuevo Vallarta, this all-inclusive, family-friendly hotel is ideal for destination wedding groups with travelers that range from singles and couples to families with kids and teens. Every room is a suite offering ocean views, private balconies, and extra living space, setting the bar high for other hotels in Riviera Nayarit. Pacific Coast wedding venues bring warm golden sunsets that are to die for, and at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit you can choose from the Beach, Gazebo Terrace, Oceanfront Garden, Frida Terrace, or the Tomayo Salon, if you need an indoor option for one of your destination wedding events. Did we mention the three-tier infinity pool with a swim-up bar overlooking the Pacific?

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Romance

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Romance

Rancho Banderas All Suites Resort by Marival Group

Located in Punta de Mita, a beachfront village known for upscale homes, golf courses, and private beaches, Rancho Banderas All Suites Resort by Marival Group features 49 one, two, three, and four bedroom Mexican style villas with full kitchens, dining rooms, spacious terraces, and Ocean front villas with breathtaking views overlooking the Pacific. Situated on a red sandstone bluff and naturally fitting to the surrounding landscape, Peppers Restaurant gives the best views of the white sand stretch of beach and pristine blue sea, perfect for wedding couples that are looking for a quaint venue for a reception in Mexico. If you like 3 diamond pampering service and getting caught on an endless beach, this is the all-suites resort you are looking for.

Rancho Banderas Beach

Rancho Banderas Peppers Restaurant

Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta

This stylish, adults-only resort is the definition of a honeymoon in paradise. Located just a 6 minute drive from the world-famous “Romantic Zone” and El Malecón, this all-inclusive is in the best location in Riviera Nayarit to enjoy all that there is to experience outside of the resort. Made for foodies with adventurous palettes, you will never grow bored of the dining options at Grand Fiesta Americana with 6 specialty restaurants to choose from. The themed lounges and bars get even better, including a Mojito Bar overlooking the emerald waters of Banderas Bay. Treat you and your forever love to the Honeymoon Package that includes a 50 minute couple massage in the Gazebo area, strawberry and chocolate, one Moët & Chandon bottle of champagne, and special turn down service in your suite for a memorable romantic evening.

Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta Mojito Lounge

Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta Presidential Suite


Located in Punta de Mita, this beachfront resort in Riviera Nayarit is an all-inclusive golfer’s utopia with access to Iberostar’s Libitú Golf Club right next store. The golf course was designed by professional golfer Greg Norman with 7,022 yard, par-72 making it a challenging experience for players of all levels. Wildly popular for destination weddings, IBEROSTAR Playa Mita’s Oceanfront Gazebo can hold up to 110 guests and is available any time for ceremonies. The Sea Soul Bar Terrace right next to the Oceanfront Gazebo is the perfect transition into cocktail hour and reception where guests can enjoy the gorgeous views and take in the salty Pacific breeze. The resort offers only one wedding per day, guaranteeing special attention to the bride and groom.



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