The Westin Resort and Spa, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, is a sprawling retreat set on 14 acres with vistas of the Pacific Ocean and swaying palm trees in Marina Vallarta. With pure relaxation in mind, its decor reflects its surroundings; calm blue and green hues and natural wood elements are incorporated into each guest room. The Westin Resort and Spa Puerto Vallarta provides everything required for a memorable stay. In addition, this family-friendly resort features on-site amenities and recreation for guests of all ages – a kids’ club, fitness studios, bike rentals, and water sports.
BIG DAY DETAILS
This beautiful resort is ideal for a destination wedding, complete with pre- and post-wedding festivities. The day before the nuptials, the bridal party can enjoy a day with an in-room spa service and champagne. At the same time, the groomsmen play a round of golf at the nearby Marina Vallarta Golf Club. The Westin Resort and Spa is committed to bringing each couple’s unique wedding vision to reality with the help of their Marriott Certified Wedding Planners. Their wedding team is qualified to coordinate all types of weddings, from ethnic to military. The elegant venues offer indoor and romantic beachfront settings, creating the tone for an unforgettable celebration.
GET THE DISH
Unwind at the La Cascada Restaurant and Bar, the resort’s outdoor restaurant serving international cuisine and fresh-served cocktails. Arrecifes Seafood & Steakhouse is an open-air restaurant with ocean views that offers an enticing selection of steak and seafood delicacies. In addition, Tlaquepaque Bar is an excellent option for a post-wedding pool party and cocktails.
OUT AND ABOUT
You and your guests will find plenty to keep you active at the resort, such as snorkeling, scuba diving and paddle boarding, tennis, and nearby golf. However, if you want to slow things down, poolside lounging is always a favorite pastime, or to indulge, a visit to the wellness spa is a must. The Westin Puerto Vallarta is ideally located, where guests can take a short walk to the Plaza Neptuno, home to various shopping, dining, and entertainment. Additionally, a short cab ride away is the famous Malecón boardwalk, where you will see Los Arcos, the Malecón Lighthouse, and a collection of sculptures. Additionally, you will find local shops, restaurants, and bars.
by Gigi Bors-Koefoed