7 spectacular terraces with pools for summer fun in the Riviera Nayarit

As the temperature rises, Mexico’s Pacific Treasure transforms into a summer paradise. The days are longer, the sunsets magical, and all we want is to take a dip in the sea or a resort pool with a view of the Pacific.

Luckily, this tourist destination has plenty of places offering visitors tranquility and wellbeing served with a side of fun.

So, don’t overthink it: put on your bathing suit and dive into the Riviera Nayarit! We have plenty of open spaces, and social distancing is guaranteed.

Read on for a list of seven of the coolest terraces with swimming pools so you can enjoy your summer to the max.


Insú Sky Bar at the Marival Distinct Hotel

Located at the top of the Marival® Distinct Luxury Residences, the Insú Sky Bar offers a panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean in a relaxed and elegant ambiance. Apart from the infinity pool and Jacuzzi, this terrace also has a restaurant with a minimalist international gourmet menu that spans three continents plus a premium bar.

It’s a beautiful sight to see!

Insú Sky Bar.

Mar al Cielo Eco-Retreat

Mar al Cielo is a beautiful private refuge tucked away in a jungle paradise by the beach, perfect for couples looking for a charming escape. This space was built in sync with the natural surroundings, immersing you in total relaxation. You’ll be captivated by the terrace and its display of the loveliest sunsets in Lo de Marcos, not to mention views of breaching whales and dolphins.

A peaceful getaway!

Mar al Cielo Eco Retreat.

Maraica San Pancho Eco Hotel

Maraica San Pancho is an eco-friendly and pet-friendly hotel with a unique concept that puts nature front and center. The view of the Pacific from the hotel terrace is simply marvelous, and the salt-water pool awaits with its jungle setting and good vibes. It’s a great place to disconnect from the world, forget about the daily stress, and simply take it easy.

Connect with Mother Earth!

Maraica San Pancho.

One&Only Mandarina

The One&Only Mandarina has a collection of 104 villas and treehouses, where you can reserve your private villa on the cliffs with a terrace and a private pool overlooking the ocean. You’ll enjoy the feeling of being away from it all while reconnecting with nature and getting “high” off the colors and flavors of the land.

Reconnect with paradise!

One&Only Mandarina.

Sayulinda Hotel

The new Sayulinda hotel, with its chill surfer vibe, is paradise found in Sayulita. The El Patrón bar and infinity pool are ideal for relaxing after a busy day exploring this Pueblo Mágico—they have quite a list of innovative cocktails and unique house mixers. Sayulinda is one of the trendiest spots this summer in the Riviera Nayarit.

Your private balcony with a 360° view of Sayulita!

Sayulinda Hotel.

Sky Lounge at the Grand Luxxe Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta Hotel

The Sky Lounge tops Tower 5 at the Grand Luxxe Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta. Its stunning infinity-edge mirror pool has one of the most spectacular panoramic views of Banderas Bay, the Ameca River, and the peaks of the Sierra Madre. And, as if this weren’t enough, the Quinto Charcoal Cuisine is tucked in alongside it, offering exquisite dishes in a relaxed, luxurious ambiance.

It’s a complete experience close to heaven!

Sky Lounge Grand Luxxe Vidanta.

Xiobella Luxury Hotel Boutique

This all-inclusive luxury boutique hotel is adults only and located on Careyeros beach in Punta de Mita, surrounded by lush jungle. Xiobella’s magnificent infinity pool and the international specialties restaurant on the terrace both boast one of the loveliest panoramic views of Mexico’s Pacific Ocean.

Fall in love with the sunsets!

Xiobella Luxury Hotel Boutique.



About the Riviera Nayarit

The Riviera Nayarit, known worldwide as Mexico’s Pacific Treasure, is located in Nayarit. The region offers 309 kilometers of pristine coastline, the splendid Sierra Madre Occidental Mountains, the spectacular Banderas Bay, and many protected natural wonders.

This tourist destination is home to Nuevo Vallarta, the historic port of San Blas, the exclusive celebrity paradise of Punta de Mita, the boho-chic surf mecca of Sayulita, and a wealth of quaint fishing villages. Activities abound and range from world-class golf courses, zip-lining, scuba diving, surfing, bird and whale watching, and sea turtle release programs. Lodging options include luxury resorts, all-inclusive family resorts, intimate boutique hotels, and much more.

As a testament to the destination’s safety and hygiene standards, the Riviera Nayarit received the Safe Travel Stamp developed by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).


The Riviera Nayarit is a safe destination. Our hotels, restaurants, and tourist establishments follow all the health protocols established by the Federal Government’s Ministry of Health and operate at the allowed capacities. Access to the beaches is limited. Be a responsible tourist: wear your mask and keep your distance.


We’re ready!