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  • Love is always in the air at the Hacienda

    Love is always in the air at the Hacienda

    August 7, 2019

    Looking to rekindle what was? Looking to impress your significant other? Second honeymoon? First vows? Here are a few tips on how to enjoy romance in the tropics at one of the most iconic old Hollywood venues that has a history that will envelope you in an elegance that continues to thrive, generation after generation.


  • The History of Puerta Vallerta

    The History of Puerta Vallerta

    August 5, 2019

    Take a walk down memory lane and let Hacienda San Angel that has a past filled with glamour and romance take you on a flash back to the…


  • SPCA Brunch Fundraiser at Hacienda San Angel

    SPCA Brunch Fundraiser at Hacienda San Angel

    July 30, 2019

    This past 27th of July Hacienda San Angel Hotel and Gourmet restaurant was host to the SPCA´s yearly summer brunch fundraiser which was another great success. The SPCA ( which opened in 2012 adopts an average of 230 dogs per year the majority of them finding furrever homes in British Columbia, Canada. ​


  • Shop till you drop in Puerto Vallarta

    July 26, 2019

    Very few people like to shop till you drop, but so many of us LOVE IT and Puerto Vallarta is a destination to put #1 on your bucket list if you are a shopaholic.


  • Steamy Summers in Puerto Vallarta!

    Steamy Summers in Puerto Vallarta!

    July 24, 2019

    Many people don´t realize that summers in Puerto Vallarta are the most magical times of the year! Yes our temperatures rise to a steamy 30+ degrees celcius but the greatest show is watching the rains move in to cool off one of the most magical towns in Latin America and watch flowing rivers merge with the pacific in a choclately milk show. Hacienda San Angel has 3 chilled pools to choose from and all rooms are air conditioned!


  • Isla Rio Cuale-A forgotten Jewel?

    Isla Rio Cuale-A forgotten Jewel?

    July 23, 2019

    Well not for Hacienda San Angel Guests! Only a stone throw away you will find the Isla Rio Cuale, one of Vallarta´s best kept secrets so close to our hotel. Make sure you ask our concierge to prepare you a box lunch to snack on while you enjoy all the happenings at this special spot so close………….yet so far.


  • Missing Mom (La Doña)

    Missing Mom (La Doña)

    July 10, 2019

    This past 8th of March 2019 Puerto Vallarta lost a legend. A woman who so many looked up to. A woman who had philanthropy running through her blood. A controversial mysterious woman who always had a vision and a mission. And………her missions were always accomplished! The world is a better place because of Janice Chatterton who touched so many lives.


  • Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

    Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

    July 7, 2019

    In 1903 Puerto Vallarta was just a quaint small fishing village and the municipality began work on this iconic site that can be enjoyed from many of Hacienda San Angel´s elegant Suites.


  • Which beach will you choose?

    Which beach will you choose?

    July 3, 2019

    Which beach will you choose? If you love finding hidden beaches and discovering new sand? Then Puerto Vallarta´s South Shore is mother nature´s gift to you. And at the end of your beach experience, come home to Hacienda San Angel to chill out in one of our three refreshing pools.


  • Dog Days of Summer

    Dog Days of Summer

    July 2, 2019

    Dearest guests and followers! You are cordially invited to our upcoming Champagne Brunch Fundraiser! Great food, beautiful music, wonderful people and furrever grateful dogs!! Join us in supporting the Sanctuary. ALL proceeds go to the SPCA PV. Join us in ensuring care and safety to as many animals as possible otherwise left to suffer. Can't come? Buy a ticket for someone else and support the SPCA PV


  • Suite Life: San Jose Suite

    Suite Life: San Jose Suite

    February 14, 2017

    Offering some of the hotel’s most breathtaking panoramic ocean and city views, our San Jose Suite is a guest favorite. Serene scenery can be seen from both the bed and large window seat, which is ideal for sipping in the city landscape and relaxing.


  • Whale Watching Season Makes a Splash in Puerto Vallarta

    Whale Watching Season Makes a Splash in Puerto Vallarta

    February 14, 2017

    Considered one of the area’s best water excursions, visitors can catch humpback whales as they make their annual 16,000-mile reproductive migration starting in December. But, hurry, because they start heading north again in March.


  • Five Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day at Hacienda San Angel

    Five Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day at Hacienda San Angel

    February 7, 2017

    Love is in the air across Puerto Vallarta with the most romantic holiday of the year, Valentine’s Day, just a few weeks away.


  • New Year's Eve Fireworks

    New Year's Eve Fireworks

    December 26, 2016

    Uh oh. Are your New Year’s Eve plans still up in the air? Problem solved!


  • Brunch is Back!

    Brunch is Back!

    November 8, 2016

    November is a stellar month in PV. The summer heat’s abating and the rains are still comfortably in the future. In other words: Perfect Brunch Weather!




    June 21, 2016

    As we close the Hacienda for its annual spruce-up, we want to thank all of you who spent time with us over the last year for coming to visit.


  • SPCA De PV

    SPCA De PV

    June 7, 2016

    Hacienda owner Janice Chatterton's love of animals led her to create the Puerto Vallarta SPCA.


  • That Blazing Ball of Fire

    That Blazing Ball of Fire

    May 17, 2016

    There are great advantages to this time of year, one of them being that the sun doesn’t set until 8:30 pm. Meaning? You can fill your days…


  • A Sip to Cinco

    A Sip to Cinco

    May 5, 2016

    Happy Cinco de Mayo! Granted, this isn’t as a big day in Mexico as it is in some parts of the US, but we can’t let an excuse to raise a margarita in the interests of patriotism go by.


  • Garden Variety

    Garden Variety

    April 23, 2016

    It’s just a 30-minute car or taxi trip from the Hacienda but the internationally renowned Vallarta Botanical Gardens is a world away.