Resort Showdown – Villamagna vs. Riviera Cancun

This is the Dreamiest Resort Showdown

Dreams Villamagna  vs. Dreams Riviera Cancun


Both Family Friendly & both include that Dreams‘ special touch of All Inclusive perks. But which is the best?

We’ll let you decide between Dreams Villamagna  vs. Dreams Riviera Cancun
and their 7 strengths.

First, we have Dreams Villamagna in Puerto Vallarta.




Dreams Villamagna Nuevo Vallarta  is an unrivaled tropical hideaway on the Pacific oceanfront with spectacular views of the Sierra Madre Mountains. Two all-suite luxury towers plush for couples and couples with children including a gorgeous beach, shimmering pools, gourmet dining, Dreams Spa by Pevonia, complimentary greens fees (at nearby championship golf courses), and an array of daytime and evening activities.

7 Strengths:

1. Rad Rooms

These 229 luxurious guest rooms & suites have private & furnished balconies with either views of Banderas Bay (one of the largest bays in the world) or the majestic emerald mountains. You can’t go wrong.

These rooms are attractively modern & sleek even at the Junior Suites level.

This resort has 14 available connecting rooms that are perfectly spacious for families.

AND every private terrace has a Jacuzzi.




2. Killer Lobby

This lobby opens up, under a perfect entryway of tall ceilings & modern furnishings so you can see straight to your tropical view.  Nothing holds you back from walking straight into paradise.



3. All Inclusive Perks

This resort has 6 international restaurants,
4 charming lounges,
5 bars with gourmet flare,
& unlimited top-shelf spirits. Also free wifi.

Honeymooners Receive the Dreams Eternity Honeymoon Package complimentary when booking the minimum required room category for a minimum of 7 nights (some restrictions apply).

The best part: This place has a rooftop sushi restaurant with 360-degree view of the Sierra Madre Mountains. Talk about luxury.




4. Bathing for days

Villamagna offers incredible spa packages & has the largest pool area in the Vallarta resort regions, including infinity pools with the most perfect coastal views.




5. Family Friendliness

This resort is most ideal for families with younger kids. You don’t have to worry about a “swim-up bar atmosphere” making anyone feel uncomfortable. And the rooms are larger so it’s super spacious. There’s large play areas, club activities, and two kids 12 & under stay, play, and eat free during select dates.


6. A Dreamy destination

This destination has the best of both worlds –
take relaxed complimentary bicycle tours to the relaxed residential area, Nuevo Vallarta
or venture nearby  to the exciting city life of the colonial town of Puerto Vallarta.

As a family you can go whale watching or enjoy fishing and championship golf courses.

This destination is right on top of a classic beach, with private access if you upgrade to Preferred Club. Plus- this resort is only 15 minutes away from the airport.



7. Gorgeous Landscape.

If you want to see more check out this Virtual tour. It’ll blow your mind.

Now, the opposing competitor- Dreams Riviera Cancun




Dreams Riviera Cancun has everything you’d ever want on-resort. It’s situated along a stretch of a natural pure white sand beach in Riviera Maya. The world’s second largest barrier reef sits just offshore with underground rivers and caves, perfect for a day of scuba diving. The mixture of developed sites and unexplored ruins make for adventurous exploration into the region’s mysterious Mayan past.


7 Strengths:

1. Rad Rooms

All 486 premium octagonal rooms and suites allow guests to relax in luxury with private and spacious accommodations.
Each room has at least one Jacuzzi and from ground floor rooms you can walk straight into a plunge pool.
70% of rooms offer ocean views.
Full marble bathrooms with separate showers and Jacuzzi tubs will satisfy any clean-freak.

If you’re interested (and we recommend that you are) in the Preferred Club Honeymoon Suite, be in awe of the sheer white curtains giving it an extra sense of luxury with a Jacuzzi on the balcony overlooking the ocean.




2. Unique Lobby

This lobby is  jungle themed. It is awesome and has incredible views lined along the walls of the dining area.





3. All Inclusive Perks

9 gourmet restaurants that include one buffet,
5 à la carte options,
one adult-only a la carte,
and a bistro & café offering superb dining without any reservations required.

Enjoy 24-hour room service, daily refreshed minibars, a state-of-the-art fitness center, complimentary green fees at a championship golf course, and an updated array of activities & restaurants.

Our favorite aspect: the 6 fabulous bars, from elegant to swim-up & the intimate wine cellar offering international premium brand wine selections.




4. Pools & Spas

Unlike its opponent, this Dreams resort has pool options with swim-up bars. The superior choice if you’re basing it off pools and atmosphere. The infinity pools overlook the ocean.

The full-service spa at this resort provide a plethora of amenities (and give you a good excuse to use the word “plethora”).

Outdoor spa hydrotherapy is available when upgraded to Preferred Club.




5. Family Friendliness

This resort is most ideal for families with older kids because of the swim-up bar atmosphere & the connecting rooms that can give your older kids some privacy. This Family-friendly resort has a heated kids pool & a Mayan-themed Explorer’s Club for

And for the younger kids, there is a heated kids pool & a Mayan-themed Explorer’s Club!


6. A Dreamy destination

This destination sits on a silky, white sand beach. It’s designed to reflect the charm of the Mexican Caribbean,  surrounded by glistening pools, lush tropical gardens, and a palm-studded beach. Plus this Dreams resort is only 20 minutes south of the airport.


7. Gorgeous Landscape 

Check out the Virtual Tour here. We’ll let that speak for itself.


If you still can’t decide which one is better for you, that’s what our BeachMasters are for.

They can give you the complete run down with no bias either way,

because in the end, its your vacation. And you deserve that.

Ready to pick your Dream Vacation?