Five Puerto Vallarta hotels were recently awarded with Trip Advisor’s 2012 Certificate of Excellence as a result of favorable reviews posted by travelers in their popular online portal during 2011. This important distinction is only awarded to the finest establishments.

The five recipients were:

Earlier this year, the Trip Advisor readers awarded Puerto Vallarta as the “Top Destination in Mexico,” and both Puerto Vallarta and Nuevo Vallarta ranked among the “Top 10 Beach Destinations in Mexico.”