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GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

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Puerto Vallarta, MX

Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita
The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort

Barcelo Puerto Vallarta

Grand Bay Hotel Isla Navidad Resort
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
Las Hadas Golf Resort & Marina Manzanillo

Hilton Guadalajara

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