Garza Blanca Preserve, Resort & Spa Rating: 5.0 Pearls
This luxury resort stands on a secluded, private stretch of beach on Bahia Banderas’ south shore, which offers stunning views of the ocean and jungle-covered hills that surround it. The Garza Blanca is a great pick for couples looking to go on a quiet, relaxing getaway. The hotel features 73 elegant rooms with balconies, hammocks and ocean views; an exquisite infinity pool; a serene spa with couples treatments, and a gourmet restaurant with extensive wine cellar and tequila tasting room.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Rating: 4.5 Pearls
This luxurious, 267-room all-inclusive resort in Nuevo Vallarta is a sophisticated and serene option for couples in the greater Puerto Vallarta area. Every room here is a suite, offering extra living space, a balcony, ocean views, and luxurious touches such as Nespresso machines. The impressive features include an infinity pool with three levels overlooks the beach, a decadent spa with 20 treatment rooms, and four upscale restaurants.
Casa Velas Hotel Boutique Rating: 4.5 Pearls
For a luxe but informal romantic getaway, Casa Vela delivers. Encircled by a golf course in an upscale neighborhood of terra cotta tile-roofed houses and lush gardens, the hotel exudes quiet luxury. Rooms are spacious and posh, with tasteful Mexican style and plush beds, and most have private Jacuzzis or plunge pools in the patio. The manicured grounds, large free-form pool with swim-up bar, classy beach club, and on-site botanical garden are all no less than gorgeous and the perfect place to relax with your significant other.
Marival Residences & World Spa Rating: 4.5 Pearls
The Marival Residences & World Spa is the place to go for laid-back luxury, residential-style suites, modern amenities, and an impressive array of all-inclusive features. Comprised of 169 suites, penthouses, or private villas (and all featuring spacious terraces with garden, pool or ocean views), Marival Residences is an excellent option for couples seeking a little sun-soaked spoiling. And although popular amongst well-heeled families the property is mostly quiet, and there’s a beautiful adults-only pool great for a kid-free break.
Casa Cupula Rating: 3.5 Pearls
This boutique is an eclectic and comfortable little charmer popular among gay travelers. With just 21 rooms built into four adjoining houses on a steep, winding street just south of Old Town, Cupula is unique among Puerto Vallarta properties -- an eccentric yet comfortable collection of individual parts that add up to a totally inviting whole. Throw in great views, two sexy pools, a popular restaurant, in-room spa treatments, and a modern well-lit fitness center, and you have a complete adults-only package that is hard to beat.