Perched on the ocean in the heart of one of Mexico’s most gorgeous beaches, W Punta de Mita immerses you in a truly remarkable hotel experience. The resort pays homage to Punta de Mita’s profound cultural history, where colonial grandeur blends seamlessly with the indigenous Huichol peoples' extraordinary artistry. These elements exist in harmony with a very modern sensibility, extending throughout the resort and setting the stage for unforgettable visits. Light-filled rooms and suites provide a sophisticated oasis on the shores of the Pacific. Laze on a lounge chair at WET Pool and Deck with a plate of cool ceviche or indulge in “me time” at AWAY Spa. Celebrate the sensuality of South Asian cuisine at Spice Market, the imaginative restaurant created by Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Let the concierge book your next exciting excursion or slip away to the private beach in Punta de Mita for the fine art of doing nothing.
Soak up sun, surf, and local culture at the beachfront resort, just 20 minutes from Sayulita and 10 minutes from Marina La Cruz. The Marietas Islands, a UNESCO MAB Biosphere Reserve, are just 25 minutes by boat and seaside villages, famed for their crafts, are also nearby. Revel in signature cocktails and original dishes at the six dining venues, including the exclusive Mesa 1, located on a private island. Sip a mojito on the Huichol-inspired WET Deck, detox at AWAY Spa, or recharge at FIT. Then steal the scene in glam cabanas on the semi-private, white-sand beach—lounge in the 119 original guest rooms, including 13 suites. Showcasing a private balcony or patio with ocean or jungle views, each bold space mingles a signature W Bed, High-Speed Internet Access, and a separate bath and shower stocked with Bliss® sink-side six bath amenities.
Rooms & Suites - You’re invited. Bright hues and fresh breezes amplify magnetic ocean views from private balconies or terraces in the 119 guest rooms, including 13 suites. Infused with bohemian surf culture vibes, each includes unmistakably Mexican accents, including playful pillows, woven screens, surfboards, and imaginative murals infusing the local culture into every corner. Take downtime further with Samsung Smart TVs complete with Netflix streaming and more. Or turn up the soundtrack on the iHome with iPod dock. Indulge in a snack from the W MixBar or a sip from the Nespresso coffee maker with complimentary coffee capsules. High-Speed Internet access and a dual-line cordless phone with voicemail keep you connected. Recharge with Bliss® sink side six bath amenities in bold open-concept bathrooms, home to deep soaking bathtubs, and glass-enclosed showers. Signature W beds and a W pillow menu set the scene for a rejuvenating sleep. Whose guest rooms are smoke-free? This W hotel offers a flirty, fun, fresh experience.
Dining - Imaginative and expressive dining in Punta de Mita, Mexico. Fuel your Mexico adventure with custom cocktails and bold flavors, magnified by Punta de Mita’s sunshine and beachside setting. Every day, Venazú combines authentic Mexican cuisine with a casual yet celebratory atmosphere, while the Living Room provides light bites and savory sips at any hour. Outside, find refreshing drinks and snacks at WET Deck. Chevicheria serves a seaside menu of raw seafood and craft beers from a converted 1950s Chevrolet 3800 truck. Mesa 1, one of the world’s most exclusive restaurants, invites you and up to 18 of your closest friends to indulge in a one-of-a-kind, seven-course dinner. On the flip side is the Pan-Asian Spice Market, featuring Punta de Mita’s traditional dishes with a creative twist from Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten.
''Venazu" - Inspired by Huichol legend about the Venado Azul, the blue deer, the all-day dining venue, Venazú, synthesizes a modern indoor-outdoor design, an outdoor terrace with sweeping views, and a festive vibe evocative of a Mexican town during a weeklong fiesta. Vibrant local accents - candy-colored striped walls, bright animal masks, and refurbished Mexican baking shelves used as partitions - mix with clean-lined wooden tables and chairs and natural stone floors. In the communal seating area, contemporary couches and chairs topped with vibrant throw pillows invite you to mingle. Simultaneously, the massive show kitchen presents chefs chatting with guests while they whip up signature dishes. Try the signature Blue-Deer Insignia cocktail with a popular snack, like guacamole with chips, Mexican sauce, and panela cheese; fried calamari with curry dressing; and fish croquettes with chipotle dressing. Or start your lunch and dinner with a fresh starter, ranging from yellow-fit tuna tiradito with soy dressing to tequila-marinated shrimp with Mexican couscous to beef carpaccio with mustard dressing, parmesan cheese, capers, and olive oil. Signature entrées include tacos de langosta al pastor, risotto de Huitlacoche, Venado cocida en hoyas de aguacate, and the catch of the day. For young guests, aged four to 12, having a special menu with tried-and-true favorites: salads, pasta, nuggets, pizza, and sandwiches.
''Chevycheria'' - Stop by Chevycheria for a rare taste of Punta de Mita’s famed ceviche and bohemian beach culture. Along with a covetable oceanfront location and catch-of-the-day cuisine, this thatch-roofed venue showcases an original design that transforms a 1950s Chevrolet 3800 truck into a bar. There are also four tables and lounge chairs. Pick your preferred spot, then take your pick of savory ceviche. The vibrant menu includes authentic Latin American recipes that blend tangy citrus with local seafood. Signature dishes range from Ceviche Yucatan’s spicy shrimp, scallop, and octopus to Ceviche Peruano’s yellow-fin tuna with soy sauce, aji rocoto, and avocado to Ceviche de Pescado—Punta de Mita’s coconut and spice-infused catch-of-the-day. Each perfectly combines with a crisp craft beer.
"Salero'' - A newcomer to W Punta de Mita is a fish market-inspired restaurant that will make you feel like a local “Pata Salada” – slang for bay residents. Choose the freshest sea indulgences prepared as you want, including the ‘Zarandeado style.’
"Spice Market'' - Enjoy Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s innovative take on traditional Thai, Vietnamese, and Malaysian street cuisine at Spice Market. The signature dining venue takes inspiration from the famed New York City restaurant of the same name, which also has an outpost in Doha and London. The space itself is equally piquant, with warm shades of star anise red, which covers plush seats and silhouettes the wraparound bar. Lime green defines couches and stools in the dining room and wicker chairs and screens on the patio, which is bordered in a garland of lights at night. Natural wood tables and dark stone floors shimmer in the mirrored ceiling. Featuring hand-cut foliage-likes shapes, the original ceiling shines by day and sparkles by night. Spice Market’s signature glass dome amplifies the exotic setting by marking the VIP area, while a DJ sets the mood with a live soundtrack. Match your meal with a handcrafted cocktail, then finish it off right with one of the chef’s signature desserts, such as toasted coconut cake with salted caramel and pandan ice cream.
''Mesa 1" - Take your celebration further with a private dinner at Mesa 1. This unprecedented dining venue is not only situated in the center of a spring-fed lake. It is accessible only via steppingstones that emerge from the water then disappear once guests have taken their seats at the breathtaking dining table. Sourced from the local forest, it is crafted from a massive Parota tree trunk and framed by flickering fire pits and torches. A seven-course tasting menu prepared by one of the private chefs further amplifies the unparalleled experience. The customizable menu showcases gastronomic creations - such as king crab tartar with green gazpacho and lobster cannelloni with foie gras, jab go, and arugula - that elevate an intimate dinner for two or a gathering of up to 18 of your closest friends and family. Mesa 1 hosts only one seating per night. Please email reservations inquiries in advance.
Relax, recharge, repeat at AWAY Spa - Take a vacation from your vacation at AWAY Spa, the onsite escape at W Punta de Mita. Pamper yourself with a massage or a beauty treatment and let the skilled therapists transport you to a world of serenity and renewal. Explore some of the spa packages in Punta de Mita, designed with your total well-being in mind, and grab a drink by WET pool or WET Too, the adults-only cocktail lounge. End your day in Nayarit under a private beach cabana. AWAY Spa - Shift into full vacation mode at AWAY Spa, where a tranquil jungle setting, holistic amenities, customized spa therapies, and beauty treatments will leave your body nourished and looking its best for whatever comes next. FIT - Work up a sweat at FIT. From cutting-edge Life Fitness cardio and muscle-toning equipment to free weights, personal trainers, and yoga and pilates classes, the state-of-the-art gym will keep you in top form.
WET - Lounge, splash, sip, and hit repeat at WET, the beach-side pool. The pulsating sunrise to sunset scene also showcases two whirlpools, VIP cabanas, and lounge chairs with sips and bites from the poolside bar and beats from the DJ booth. WET Too - Revel at WET Too, an adults-only playground with unobstructed views of the Pacific ocean. Lounge the day away, soaking up playful cocktails and connecting with new people while listening to energizing beats.
Private Beach - Take it easy on the resort's private white-sand beach. Just steps from the Living Room, this coveted stretch of Riviera Nayarit invites you to bask in the sun, recline in private cabanas, or splash in ocean waves.
Area & Activities - Nestled within the Pacific coast in the Mexican state of Nayarit, Punta Mita has established itself as one of the country’s premier vacation destinations. And it’s no wonder, given the area’s stunning natural beauty and countless activities and attractions – from seaside marketplaces brimming with Huichol art and crafts to world-renowned dining and nightlife and terrific outdoor adventures. Below, we’ve listed some of the favorite places and things to do in Punta de Mita and the surrounding region. Happy exploring!