On Mexico’s west coast lies Punta de Mita, a tranquil beach town that has blossomed into a breathtaking, luxury resort area and residential community. Located 25 miles north of Puerto Vallarta, this picturesque peninsula forms the Riviera Nayarit, which is encompassed by the turquoise waves of the Pacific Ocean, Litibú Bay, and Banderas Bay that crash along its pristine beaches; thus, transforming Punta de Mita into an ideal destination for upscale meetings and events. Below are five luxury properties that can cater your meeting and incentive programs.
Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita
The Four Seasons has welcomed guests to this serene paradise since 1999. It recently underwent renovation in 2021 and is a great location to host your meeting and incentive programs due to its ample variety of event spaces, totaling 35,535 square feet that include 6 indoor and 8 outdoor venues to choose from. Guests will enjoy luxurious Mexican casita-style accommodations in one of its 177 rooms and suites that face the mesmerizing Pacific Ocean. There is a wide variety of dining and bar options ranging from Mexican, Asian, and American cuisine. Wellness and self-care are standout features in Punta de Mita, which can be experienced at the resort’s Apuane Spa and its 13 treatment rooms. The Four Seasons also gives back to the local community by supporting the Punta Mita Foundation; reduces its carbon footprint by participating in the Environmental, Social, and Governance Program; and cares for its guests’ health through the Lead with Care Program.
The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort
Hosting an escape to paradise since 2007, and recently renovated in 2023, the St. Regis Resort provides an exotic and elegant vibe to its guests through a mélange of Mediterranean and Mexican design. It hosts a total of 9 meeting and event venues. The St. Regis offers a total 120 guest rooms and suites providing privacy and tranquility by the peaceful nature that embraces them. The St. Regis is the only property in Punta de Mita with a AAA 5-Diamond Award. It offers six dining locations that offer delectable Mexican, Latin, and European cuisine to satisfy the epicurean palate. To reconnect and provide a balm for the soul, guests cannot miss a visit to the Rèmede Spa, which will showcase its renovated space in December of 2023. It was also the winner of the Best Luxury Wellness Spa in North America in 2018 by the World Luxury Spa. Be sure to check out one ̶ or both ̶ of the Jack Nicklaus golf courses in addition to the tennis and exercise centers to keep both mind and body in shape. The St. Regis upholds sustainability practices and has been TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Certified.
The W Punta de Mita
Greeting guests since 2016, it just recently redesigned itself to don a more mature, sumptuous style. Accommodations offer an ocean view or a lookout of the lush, verdant jungle from one of its luxurious 126 guest rooms and 13 suites. It offers a total meeting space of 1,863 square feet. Other event venues include the Terraza Spice Market, Chevycheria, Tapete Huichol, and The Garden, which is The W’s largest space measuring 50,053 square feet. Tantalize your palate by enjoying sustainable, fresh seafood, contemporary Mexican, and Asian cuisine at one of its four dining venues, with an additional 2 coming soon. The W has been honored over the years with several awards: in 2019 it was a Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Nominee; it was a two-time winner in 2020 obtaining the AAA 4-Diamond and Travel & Leisure Awards; and lastly, in 2021 it ranked #22 of the 25 best resorts and hotels in Mexico by Travel + Leisure. The resort invites its guests to imbibe a health and wellness experience, which can be discovered at the secluded AWAY Spa and relaxing fitness center.
Conrad Punta de Mita
In 2020, the Conrad brought the beauty of Litibú Bay to guests via its luxe 324 rooms and suites that create a mosaic of modern style with the local culture. The gentle waves and soothing, sea salt breeze will enamor any guest staying at their luxuriant beachfront accommodations. It has an array of ample spaces to hold your meeting and incentive programs with a 9,825 square foot ballroom. Exhilarate your palate by indulging in a modern, fresh twist on seafood and Mexican cuisine, which use fresh and local ingredients at their 5 restaurants, 2 bars, and coffee shop. The Conrad provides an escape for rediscovery and reflection to enhance your wellbeing through therapeutic treatments at the Conrad Spa and traditional Mexican temazcal. Continue along your self-care journey at the energizing, private fitness center and salon.
Susurros del Corazón
Recently named the #1 Best New Beach Hotel Around the World by Travel + Leisure, Susurros del Corazón, meaning ‘whispers of the heart’ in Spanish, opened its doors in 2021 to invite a laid-back, surf vibe ambiance with a luxurious touch. This intimate resort of 89 total accommodations (23 guestrooms, 36 suites, and 30 villas) showcases a contemporary style mixed with natural, beach beauty that exhibits exquisite ocean and garden views. Susurros del Corazón offers 7 meeting and event venues, which are woven closely with nature to create memorable moments. Enjoy your dining experience at its 2 restaurants serving rustic, Mexican and seafood cuisine. Don’t forget to stop for a quick morning bite at Mita to grab a coffee, juice, or scrumptious pastry. Between meetings and events, Susurros can guide its guests to find peace and calm at their Ondita Spa with 2 oversized and 11 private treatment rooms with ocean views. Other wellness activities offered are sunrise meditations, palm pilates, beach yoga, sunrise strength, and yoga Nidre, to name a few.
Coming soon in 2025 and 2026
Be on the lookout for new properties moving into the Punta de Mita neighborhood. In 2025 the Milaroca, a Belmond Hotel, will make its appearance to this lavish beachside community featuring 57 guest pavilions, 6 dining venues, four outdoor swimming pools, and a wellness center. In 2026, Montage International will open 2 resorts: the Montage Punta Mita (140 guest rooms) and Pendry Punta Mita (115 guest rooms). Each will showcase Spa Montage, Spa Pendry, a plethora of food and beverage offerings, and a variety of meeting and event venues that can be hosted either indoor and outdoor.