If you are planning a trip to Vallarta, you don't really need to spend too much if you aren't a fenced resort creature. For travelers that like to enjoy culture and the local attractions and only use the hotel room to sleep and recover for the next day of adventures, Puerto Vallarta is full of budget hotels, ranging from $34.00 dollars and up.
Most of the following budget hotels are located in what is called the Romantic Zone or Old Vallarta or in Downtown Vallarta, where the ambiance is best, close to the main beach (Los Muertos), restaurants, shopping, and nightlife are all within walking distance.
Downtown Puerto Vallarta
Romantic Zone (Old Vallarta)
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