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Las Alamandas

Costalegre, Mexico

Las Alamandas is a stunning and intimate Mexican Pacific coast hideaway in between Manzanillo and Puerto Vallarta owned by Isabel Goldsmith and made up of colorful villas within a 1,500 acre private paradise of exotic palms, lagoons and endless beaches.

At a Glance

  • Intimate Mexican Pacific coast hideaway

  • Seven individually designed villas set around an open plaza and stunning tropical gardens

  • Hike in more than 1,800 acres of lush nature reserve

  • The retreat boasts floodlit tennis courts and a 60-foot swimming pool

  • Relax on your choice of 4 private beaches

  • Indulge in complete privacy and personalized service

  • Enjoy the convenience of their private landing strip

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Insider's View

Enjoy a Las Alamandas picnic at one of their lovely white sand beaches

Marianne Baring

Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Las Alamandas


Las Alamanda is located 2-hours south of Puerto Vallarta on Mexico’s Pacific coast in the province of Jalisco which is prime tequila country.

This luxurious resort consists of seven individually designed villas set around an open plaza and stunning tropical gardens. Each villa has been decorated using the vibrant colors synonymous with Mexico and furnished with natural fabrics. Rooms are adorned with local folk art and handicrafts to give an authentic Mexican feel. Villas are also equipped with beautiful bathrooms with oversized tubs and showers, private terraces and spacious living and dining areas.

The restaurant located on the beach serves a variety of delicious Mexican and international dishes. One can also relax in the resort's tropical tequila and margarita bar.

There are floodlit tennis courts, a 60-foot swimming pool, gym and access to horse riding and hiking trails, as well as a range of water sports. Health and beauty treatments are available and a golf course is located close by.


The seven-villa hideaway (which accommodates a maximum of 42 guests) is managed like an elegant, private estate where guests feel completely at home. The villas have high-pitched tile roofs, shaded terraces and white ceramic floors. Walkways decorated with stone Mosaic wind though lush tropical gardens. Each room is decorated in the jewel-like colors chosen by owner/developer Isabel Goldsmith-Patiño. A pleasing mix of designs, fabrics, and crafts were selected from all over Mexico. Rattan sofas upholstered in canary yellow or shocking pink hold bright-colored embroidered cushions on which to take a siesta. Mexican folk art hand-painted artifacts enliven each room.

Accommodations include large, hand-painted, Mexican tile baths featuring oversized tub and shower, bidet, double sinks and large open shelving, as well as private terraces and full-sized living/dining areas. All Suites and Deluxe Rooms are furnished with mini bar.


Children are welcome to come and stay at Las Alamandas. A range of activities are available and there is also a Kid's Club featuring playground equipment, toys, games and a mini football field. Babysitting services can easily be arranged upon request.


The resort features a restaurant, bar, art gallery, TV library lounge, Conference Room, Kid's Club, tennis courts, swimming pool, gym, spa and boutique.


Activities at the resort include horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking, scuba diving, snorkeling, tennis and boat trips.

Location & Directions

Costalegre, Mexico

Las Alamandas is located midway between Puerto Vallarta and Manzanillo, along the famed "Costalegre" coast of the state of Jalisco.

When to go

The rainy summer season lasts from June to October, when it can be very hot and humid. The best month to visit is November, when the surrounding countryside is verdant after the summer rains. January and February is whale-watching season. Come between November and March to see nesting and hatching turtles, from December to March if you want to watch dolphins and whales, or in April to spot giant manta rays.

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Las Alamandas

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