"Never seek a sheikh for he will find you!"
A Balinese majestic Queen-sized bed, perfect for the single bachelor or bachelorette, beckons one to a vast open balcony looming over the Rio Cuale below. Flanking the bed are a platinum filigreed afghan screen and a jungle tableau biombo, leaving ample room for closet space and an spacious armoire.
An antique brass chandelier is the focal point, while crimson satin curtains adorn three walls. A shuttered wooden, accordion-style, beveled glass door is great for yoga, exercise, or meditation.
The bathroom features a deep buff terracotta bathtub, perfect for a candle-light soak for two…very Indian in style. A handsome toilet and chartreuse crystalline green sink are illuminated by beveled glass windows giving you a 180 degree view of the flora and fauna, and the roaring river below.
So close in proximity to the pink “Bridge of Sighs” connecting Elizabeth Taylor with Richard Burton, on quiet balmy nights one could overhear their chronic lovers’ spats. Richard always wanted to be a writer, so when Liz would get angry she would take and drop his trusty red typewriter on her betrothed's foot! Ouch!
A vined hallway lined majestically with three cherry wood bay windows showcases the billowing manta white curtains that were Tony Scotts trademark in his movies with David Bowie and Katherine Deneuve.
Not far from the vibrant nightlife of Puerto Vallarta's Zona Romantica (Romantic Zone), Rivera del Rio offers a luxurious setting for your wedding, honeymoon, group event, or gay friendly vacation. Rivera del Rio is a sumptuous Mexican bed and breakfast villa, nestled on the verdant banks of the Rio Cuale river. Here, amidst a primitive elegance, one steps back through the ages where Old Town Puerto Vallarta intertwines with the exquisite décor of the legendary “Silver” Maria Cortez.
Hailed by Casas and Gente Magazine as one of the world’s top architectural lady designers, N.Y Interior designer Billy Baldwin called her eclectic abode “the house of dreams” - a true Boutique Hotel.