Oyster knows what business travelers look for in hotels. When we review properties in person around the world, we evaluate how every feature stacks up against the competition, from the rooms to the pools to the restaurants. So if you're planning a business trip and need a place to start, you've come to the right place. Take a look at our expert top picks in Puerto Vallarta and get inspired!
The 280-room Westin offers all the amenities expected at an upscale resort, including an attractive spa; large, modern rooms with high-tech amenities, separate showers and tubs, and private balconies with ocean views; buffet and a la carte dining options, and a great fitness center. Spacious meeting spaces range from small boardrooms to a 5,872-square-foot ballroom, and have modern high-tech amenities such as videoconferencing capabilities, satellite TV and a virtual planner that can tailor the business experience.
North Hotel Zone, Puerto Vallarta, Pacific Coast
With 475 guest rooms distributed across 15 stories on a beachfront near downtown, the Sheraton Buganvilias is a big, busy operation -- yet it's invitingly tranquil in places as well. There is ample lounge seating dotting the lush grounds, and a nice spa offers a relaxing reprieve for those in need of a break after a long day of work. With an attractive free-form pool, multiple restaurants, expansive meeting space, a business center with Microsoft Link, 24-hour room service, and easy access to the charms of Vallarta, this is a great spot for business travelers who like the action close at hand, but also feel the need to escape the hustle.
Casa Velas is a great pick for a luxurious but informal business trip. Aside from a beautiful golf course, a luxury spa and large, posh rooms with up-to-date amenities, the hotel features a modern convention center comprised of several flexible meeting rooms complete with catering and meeting planning services. Foreign visitors attending meetings in Puerto Vallarta get discounted rates.
Business travelers should definitely consider this attractive property. Villa La Estancia boasts a great convention center equipped with convenient amenities such as portable wall screens, secretarial services, and a dedicated team that can help plan meetings and conferences of any kind. Rooms are nice and spacious, and have large work desks with comfy chairs, balconies and kitchens. Upscale amenities include a luxury spa, a superb fitness center, and a delicious restaurant.