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Weddings At Hilton Vallarta Riviera | Our Honest Review

So, you’re considering tying the knot at Hilton Vallarta Riviera, huh?

Great choice… or is it?

Before you take the leap, let our experienced planners give you the lowdown on everything.

Trust me, you’ll definitely want to hear what they have to say!

You’ll get to know everything from wedding venues and packages, to pros and cons

Ready? Let’s dive right in.

Get ready for awesome amenities and top-notch service at Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort.

Located on a beautiful secluded beach, the resort’s got you covered with delicious meals at their 8 dining spots.

And you and your wedding entourage will have access to unlimited drinks and cocktails at their lively bars 🍻

Plus they’ve got fantastic music and entertainment. Every. Single. Night!

hilton vallarta riviera

The resort has 444 luxurious oceanfront rooms with private balconies that offer breathtaking views of the Bahia of Banderas and the Pacific Ocean.

Our couples love how secluded the resort feels.

Weddings at Hilton Vallarta Riviera are lavish, almost regal. 

So get ready to be spoilt with luxurious services and amenities.

The resort offers 4 magnificent weddings packages for you to choose from.

4 wedding packages include:

  1. Signature | $1,970 for 28 guests
  2. Devotion | $5,995 for 28 guests 
  3. Cherish | $10,450 for 28 guests 
  4. Cherish Captured | $13,950 for 28 guests 

Additional guests can be invited for $80 to $130 per person, depending on the package.

hilton vallarta riviera beach wedding setup

Cherish Captured Wedding Package

Although the most expensive one of the lot, the Cherish Captured package is popular with couples.

It includes a whole lot of services and promises luxury like no other.

For $13,950, you get the following amenities:
  • Symbolic wedding ceremony by a bilingual officiant.
  • Wedding location.
  • White folding chairs for guests.
  • Bouquet(s) and / or boutonniere(s) for couple.
  • Audio system for the ceremony with microphones and speaker (30 minutes)
  • Wedding arch.
  • Aisle runner.
  • 1-hour private cocktail reception with open bar and passed hors d’oeuvres.
  • Wedding cake.
  • Sparkling wine toast.
  • 4-hour private reception with 3-course meal, open bar.
  • Audio system with DJ for wedding reception.
  • Live music for wedding reception (1 set – Soloist or Trio)
  • Dance floor.
  • Fountain Fireworks (outdoor only)
  • 1st anniversary – 1 complimentary night with 4 paid nights for couple, includes a bottle of sparkling wine.
  • Upgrade to next room category for the couple room.
  • Newlywed romance turndown service.
  • Special in room breakfast the day after the wedding for couple.
  • Early check-in, late-check out for the couple plus 2 guest rooms.
  • Hair and make-up for the couple.
  • 1 Getting ready room provided on day of wedding.
  • 20% Spa discount for couple.
  • 15% Spa discount for wedding guests.
  • Complimentary online bridal registry.
  • 1 1⁄2 hour rehearsal dinner the night before the wedding for up to 30 people.
  • Ceremony photo shoot (30 minutes)
  • 3-hour reception photo coverage with 1 photographer.
  • A personalized link to digital photos.

You have 3 spectacular wedding venues to choose from at Hilton Vallarta Riviera.

And the best part is that the décor for all 3 can be customized as per your liking. 

1. Beach Club

The picturesque beach at Hilton Vallarta Riviera sets the stage for a dreamy destination wedding in Mexico.

With its stunning natural beauty, this beachfront paradise ensures that your special day is filled with romance.

  1. Ceremony – up to 100 guests
  2. Cocktail – up to 100 guests
  3. Reception – up to 100 guests

hilton vallarta riviera resort wedding

2. Pool Deck

The Pool Deck, which features 2 infinity pools, is perfect for an outdoor wedding that’s not on the beach. 

  1. Ceremony – up to 200 guests
  2. Cocktail – up to 200 guests
  3. Reception – up to 200 guests

pool deck at hilton vallarta riviera

3. Ballroom

The elegant ballroom at Hilton Vallarta Riviera offers a timeless setting for a destination wedding.

This versatile venue has a spacious layout and can be personalized with exquisite décor.  

  1. Ceremony – up to 500 guests
  2. Cocktail – up to 500 guests
  3. Reception – up to 500 guests

hilton vallarta riviera ballroom

At Hilton Vallarta Riviera, love knows no boundaries.

The resort welcomes LGBTQ+ weddings and celebrations.

Their Equality Institute-certified planners help you plan the perfect wedding day.

gay couple on the beach

Need help with documentation? Our wedding specialists can help you with that.

Our couples can’t stop raving about the 444 luxurious oceanfront rooms and suites at the Hilton Vallarta Riviera resort!

Unfortunately though, the resort does not have swim-out suites.

But they do have suites with jetted tubs on private balconies.

Did we mention that the resort has separate adults-only rooms and suites that are located in a different wing than the family-friendly one? No? Our bad!

premium oceanfront room hilton vallarta riviera

You get to choose from 18 rooms categories…
  1. Partial Ocean View Room – 1 king-sized bed
  2. Ocean Front Room – 1 king-sized bed
  3. Ocean Front Room Adults – 1 king-sized bed
  4. Partial Ocean View Room Adults – 1 king-sized bed
  5. Premium Ocean Front Room Adults – 1 king-sized bed
  6. Ocean Front 1 King Mobility Access – 1 king-sized bed
  7. Premium Ocean Front Room – 1 king-sized bed
  8. Enclave Ocean View Room 1 King Bed W/ Jet Tub
  9. Enclave Ocean Front Master Suite – 1 king-sized bed
  10. Superior Ocean Front Room – 1 king-sized bed
  11. Superior Ocean Front Room Adults – 1 king-sized bed
  12. Enclave Oceanview Governor Suite – 1 king-sized bed
  13. Enclave Presidential Suite – 1 king-sized bed
  14. Partial Ocean View Room 2 Queen Beds
  15. Ocean Front Room – 2 Queen Beds
  16. Premium Ocean Front Room – 2 Queen Beds
  17. Enclave Ocean View – 2 Queen Beds W/ Jet Tub
  18. Superior Ocean Front Room – 2 Queen Beds

For the wedding couple, we highly recommend the Enclave Oceanview Governor Suite.

This stunning corner suite features expansive floor-to-ceiling windows and a spacious terrace complete with a relaxing jetted tub.

With Enclave lounge access, you get private check-in, daily breakfast, concierge service, upgraded in-suite amenities, and premium Wi-Fi.

The suite features a generously sized living and dining room, adorned with modern décor.

There are 2 full bathrooms with double vanities and luxurious walk-in rainfall showers.

Additional amenities include 2 65-inch smart TVs, a mini bar, and a Nespresso machine.

At Hilton Vallarta Riviera resort, you’ll find 2 incredible oceanfront infinity pools offering breathtaking views of Bahia de Banderas.

Whether you prefer lounging on the pool deck, sipping on cocktails from the swim-up pool bar, or visiting the beach bar, there are endless ways to enjoy the resort’s beachside amenities.

infinity pool at hilton vallarta riviera

Want to play a round of volleyball with your guests?

Well, the beach at Hilton Vallarta Riviera is perfect for beach games, non-motorized water sports and surfing.

The resort also features pool and beach service to pamper you silly!

At Hilton Vallarta Riviera, food lovers are in for a treat with a diverse selection of 8 restaurants and 4 bars that will leave your tastebuds craving for more.

Every bite and sip is crafted to satisfy even the most discerning palates, ensuring a memorable dining experience for you and your guests.

cocomar restaurant hilton vallarta riviera all inclusive

8 restaurant options include… 

  1. La Luce | Italian
  2. Maxal | Mexican
  3. Sunan | Asian 
  4. Cocomar | Seafood restaurant
  5. Vela Food Hall | International cuisine 
  6. Seasalt | American classics with a twist
  7. Azulinda | Fusion food  
  8. Azulinda Market Grab-n-Go | Snack bar

pool bar at hilton vallarta

Relax and unwind or seize the day – at Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort, there are exciting experiences waiting for you.

You can simply opt for a relaxing massage, sip on refreshing cocktails by the pool, or go surfing or hiking. It’s completely up to you!

eforea spa at hilton vallarta riviera

Fun activities and entertainment include…

  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Beach games
  • Pool games
  • Live music
  • Silent disco
  • Casino nights
  • Multiple Dinner & Show options
  • Themed parties
  • Fire shows
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
  • Kids’ Club
  • Contemporary music and dance classes 
  • Boat rides
  • Excursions to nearby towns and attractions
Q. How far is Hilton Vallarta Riviera from the airport? 

Hilton Vallarta Riviera is approximately 30 minutes away from the Puerto Vallarta International Airport.

Q. When was Hilton Vallarta Riviera built?

This is a fairly new resort that opened its doors on August 16 2021.

Q. How far is Hilton Vallarta Riviera from the town?

The resort is less than 15 minutes from the historic downtown of Puerto Vallarta.

Q. Are pets allowed at Hilton Vallarta Riviera resort?

No, pets are not allowed at this resort. But, service animals are allowed. 

Q. What airport do you fly into for Puerto Vallarta?

The Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport also known as the Puerto Vallarta International Airport.

family pool at hilton vallarta riviera

The Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort has everything you could possibly need for your destination wedding in Mexico.

It’s got great wedding packages, luxurious accommodations, amazing food, and stunning views for days! 

But, you want the pros and cons before making a decision, right? 

We asked our team of wedding planners what they thought of this resort. 

Here’s their honest opinion… 👇

beach wedding setup at hilton vallarta

Things we love: 
  1. High-end and luxurious.
  2. Fantastic resort for families as well as just adults.
  3. Private beach.
  4. Excellent service.
  5. Great location – super close to the town and nearby attractions.
Things we don’t love: 
  1. Incredibly expensive.
  2. Just 3 ceremony and reception venues. 
  3. Few guests said that there are less activities and entertainment options for adults.
  4. Couples have mentioned that the food quality can be improved.
  5. Plus restaurants have strange hours – some are open only for breakfast, some don’t open even for lunch etc.

hilton-vallarta-riviera at night

Still unsure? 

Take a look at these 3 similar resorts that could be perfect for your wedding. 

  1. Dreams Villamagna Nuevo Vallarta
  2. Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta
  3. Iberostar Selection Playa Mita

Ready to plan your destination wedding? 

Or looking for more resorts in Puerto Vallarta?

We can help!

Our team at has planned 100s of weddings and can guide you every step of the way. 

Call us today at 877-737-0177 or contact us here for a FREE consultation.

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