This is an absolutely beautiful 1 BDRM, 1 BATH, condo that sleeps four on beachfront property with an unobstructed ocean view, at the exclusive 5-star Portofino Resort. Portofino is adjacent to beautiful Marina Vallarta and its Restaurant Row! Directly across the street is an 18 hole championship golf course and next door is the Marriott Casa Magna resort.
If you are seeking luxurious comfort, security and privacy with a very romantic atmosphere where you can either enjoy the beach, lounge within manicured grounds with a one acre swimming pool; on-site restaurant pool service; a visit to Marriott's Casa Magna Resort next door; or just walk one block to wonderful restaurants, bars and other entertainment at the Marina, then look no further!
The Portofino Resort is conveniently located just one mile from the P.V. International Airport , 1 mile from the harbor and the Galleria Shopping Mall, and is only five miles from downtown P.V. with its El Centro activity zone, scores of great restaurants, hundreds of art and jewelry shops, the famous beautiful Malecon (seawall) and many great tourist activities. The city of P.V. is very safe to walk around day/night and prides itself in having excellent seafood, international cuisine and The World's Friendliest People according to the 2012 International Tourism Survey. P.V. is also a haven for Expats with over 60,000 U.S. and Canadian full-time residents. Speaking English here is no problem.
The Portofino Resort is truly one of the finest full-ownership condo properties in P.V. The resort is only 6 years old, is excellently maintained and the resort and surrounding neighborhood is very safe and protected by security gate access and a full-time security staff.
The condo is on the 5th Floor and enjoys a commanding south view of the ocean and resort property. A private gym is conveniently located close by on the 4th Floor. Our one acre pool has a separate large spa and the property also boasts tennis and basketball courts. The condo has a peaceful and serene fully furnished covered patio where you can enjoy romantic sunsets while sipping a margarita. Besides the private bedroom, the living room has a combination couch and queen-sized bed. There is a full kitchen, dining area, a laundry, and a 42" flat screen TV with CD stereo, DVD player in the living room, as well as phone/Internet, and cable TV service. The entire residence is decorated and furnished in a Tommie Bahama Mexican-Carribean motif with custom made furniture, colorful paintings and hand made artwork.
We have traveled all over the world and this resort property is one of our very favorite places to decompress, dine on great international cuisine, meet engaging people and to have a wonderful, romantic time. This is an excellent choice for honeymoons, celebrating anniversaries and just getting away for a short vacation. If you like to fish, some of the BEST fishing in Mexico is right here, with Marina Vallarta and its many sports fishing charters literally next door!
Our beach is outstanding for sunset weddings or the renewal of vows and afterwards celebrate your nuptuals by dining at one of several of the best restaurants in all of PV at Marina Vallarta!
If you are a golfer, an 18-hole championship golf course with country club is right across the street. The PV transit bus picks you up right in front of Portofino and for $6.5 pesos will take you into El Centro which is only 5 miles away. Cab fare will run you about $80 pesos. Portofino is conveniently located near the airport and our property manager will pick you up and introduce you to the property without charge. If you drive there is plenty of private parking on the grounds.
Portofino offers a Business Center and a wonderful poolside full bar snack bar where you can munch on burgers and sandwickes and all type of sodas and adult beverages delivered right to your lounge chair at the pool.
This condo is competitively priced for high and low season occupancies. We guarantee you that a stay at our condo will be one of the most memorable vacations you will ever experience!TripAdvisor property ID 3996738...Read more
Left on 03/20/2014 for a stay in February 2014 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Mar 20, 2014Stayed Feb 2014
We had a wonderful time at Ron and Linda's condo at Portofino. The condo looked exactly like the pictures. We loved the view from our balcony. We would go back to this condo again but unfortunately it is booked for the time we would like to go next year. Will look for the next year. The pool was great. At first I thought it was too warm but quickly got used to the temperature. The small restaurant on site was great for a quick meal. The staff were great. Always very friendly. The rest of the staff was also great. Could not have asked for a better location. We walked almost everyday done the beach. One morning we walked one way which took us about 2 hours and the next we went the other way and that took us about an hour. It was great to be so close to the Marina and we went there several times for supper and just walk around. Thursday was the best evening to go as they has a market set up on that night so there was always a lot of people around. We loved that the grocery store was so close. We would walk every few days to get groceries.
Again thank you so much for allowing us the use of your condo. Loved it.
Left on 05/09/2013 for a stay in April 2013 | DebbieReviewed May 9, 2013Stayed Apr 2013
We had the most wonderful time in this beautiful condo with the most gorgeous view. We walked to the marina for breakfast. We went on several day trips to ziplining and shopping downtown and walking along the malecon. We enjoyed fabulous dinners and relaxed in the comfortable patio or by the pool or on the remarkably clean beach. It was a supercalifraglisticexpialidocious vacation!
Left on 05/06/2013 for a stay in April 2013 | JoeReviewed May 6, 2013Stayed Apr 2013
Great service, beautiful condo, comfortable, quiet, best view you can ask for. Very close to just about everything, walking distance to the marina and golf, private beach right in front
I really liked the sense of security that I had while being there.
Left on 06/27/2010 for a stay in December 2009 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 27, 2010Stayed Dec 2009
My vacation at the Portofino condo was amazing!!! From the moment that my friends and I arrived we felt like we had entered the world of luxury. The condo was only steps away from the beach and not only had an ocean view, but a long coastal view as well. We were able to see downtown Puerto Vallarta from our balcony!!! It was so beautiful. The condo itself was also gorgeous. The interior was beautifully furnished with a tropical theme (completely appropriate), it was clean, and had more than enough room for my friends and I to sleep and lounge around comfortably. I must admit however, that we did not spend much time inside. There was a bus stop right outside the front of the condo that took us to downtown, and the harbor was within walking distance of the condo. The harbor was so full of life and good food with its many different restaurants and bars. It was truly an amazing trip and I cannot wait to go again. I would definitely stay at the Portofino condo again and i highly recommend it to anyone wanting comfort and relaxation in paradise!!
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