Casa del Domo
Beach at Las Alamandas
Restaurant view at Hacienda San Angel
Pool terrace at Hacienda San Angel
Imanta Punta de Mita
Beach view at Imanta Punta de Mita
Luxury accommodation at Imanta
Pacific Coast, Mexico
A luxury tailor-made holiday for Mark & Caroline Cranmer from 19 to 30 November / 2 December
We have done our best to meet your brief but bear in mind everything is adjustable. Your trip starts at Las Alamandas (4 nights), generally regarded as the best boutique hangout on this part of the Pacific Coast, then moves to a charming Hacienda (2 nights) in Puerto Vallarta for you to get a bit of an urban kick, before moving on to another boutique beach retreat - Imanta Punta de Mita for 3 nights - close to Sayulita.
19 November: London to Mexico
Depart London Heathrow on Aero Mexico at 22.30 (Flight AM8 - Business Class), arriving Mexico City 04.20 on 20 November. Connect with Aero Mexico (Flight AM140 – Business Class) departing 07.00, arriving Puerto Vallarta 08.45. Collect pre-booked hire car for your drive south to Las Alamandas (approx. 2 hours 30 minutes).
20 to 24 November: Las Alamandas
4 nights in an Ocean View Suite on bed and breakfast basis
One of the most romantic hotels of the world, Las Alamandas (images below) is a luxury boutique hideaway on the beach, with personalised hospitality and high levels of comfort, set amid 1,500 exquisite acres of nature reserve and with four private beaches. A selection of ocean and garden view suites offer spacious living areas, with verandas, sofa and a hammock perfect for a blissful afternoon siesta. There are plenty of activities available too!
Luxury villas and suites
Gorgeous sea views
Ocean View terrace
24 November: Las Alamandas to Puerto Vallarta
After breakfast, it's time to drive north along the coast to Puerto Vallarta (approx 2 hours 30 minutes) for a 2 night stay in a Master Suite on bed and breakfast basis at Hacienda San Angel - a collection of villas gathered over the years by the current owner to form a delightful boutique retreat in the heart of Puerto Vallarta. With views over Bandaras Bay to the west and the Sierra Madre mountains to the east, Hacienda San Angel is the perfect base for enjoying this coastal town.
Rooftop views to the Pacific Ocean
Rooftop terrace views from the Hacienda
Sensational view from Hacienda San Angel's restaurant
San Miguel Suite
Angel's View Suite
One of three pools at the Hacienda
26 November: Puerto Vallarta to Imanta Punte de Mita
This morning, check out and drive north east along the coast for just over an hour to Imanta Punta de Mita. Set on the Riviera Nayarit (about 7 miles south of Sayulita) in a remarkably biodiverse area. With over 250 acres of lush, wildlife-rich jungle, mountain vistas and a private beach, this secluded hideaway with just 15 rooms and villas, is the perfect place to kick back and get away from it all.
You'll be staying in a Standard Ocean View Suite on a bed and breakfast basis for 3 nights.
Imanta Punta de Mita
Beach at Imanta
Ocean Deluxe Casa
Dining on the beach
29 November: Imanta Punta de Mita to Puerto Vallarta Airport
Drive to the airport in time to return your hire car and check in for your 19.10 Business Class flight (AM145), arriving Mexico City at 20.50. Caroline then catches her 23.30 Business Class flight (AM7) to London, arriving Heathrow on 30 November at 15.55.
Mark catches the 22.25 Business Class flight (AM242) to Mazatlan, arriving 23.15.
1 December: Mazatalan to London via Mexico City
Catch the 18.24 Business Class flight (AM245) from Mazatalan, arriving Mexico City at 21.20; then on to the 23.40 Business Class flight (AM7) from Mexico City to London, arriving 15.55 on 2 December.
£7,900* per person, to include:
All flights as specified (all currently on hold)
All accommodation and board as specified
24/7 support whilst you're travelling
*Apologies, but the final price still needs concluding as we are awaiting two items: confirmation that you will receive your fourth night at Las Alamandas free of charge (reducing the price) and car hire charges (increasing the price). These items should be resolved tomorrow.