One&Only Mandarina - Signature Villa 12

Mexico / Puerto Vallarta / Nayarit

Be awed by Riviera Nayarit’s abundant landscape, alive with a palpable energy that ignites the senses. Step straight from tropical rainforest to white-sand beaches and swimmable seas. Play, relax, connect, and adventure beneath intensely blue skies, which melt into pastel colors with the waning sun. Then unwind with ancient spa rituals and inspired dining from world-renowned chefs.

up to 5
up to 14
Min. Nights Upon Request


Signature Villa 12~

Escape to the southernmost tip of the Baja Californian peninsula, where the Pacific Ocean meets the Sea of Cortez at One&Only Palmilla. Nestled between energetic tropical expanses and the lapping Pacific Ocean on the country’s western coast sits One&Only Mandarina. Mountainous forests and sparkling beachfront are yours to discover, at One&Only resorts in Mexico. 

Woven seamlessly into the diverse, dramatic vistas of one of Mexico’s awe-inspiring coastal rainforests in Rivera Nayarit, One&Only Mandarina provides both chic treehouse seclusion and sweeping, clifftop villas. Palm-fringed sands, emerald cliffsides, and swimmable shores nurture an ultra-stylish environment, consciously crafted for human connection. 

With endless room to roam, airy terraces, private swimming pools, and ultra-luxe comforts, One&Only Mandarina’s Signature Villas are Riviera Nayarit’s ultimate retreats. Nestled high above the beach and Mandarina flatlands, these majestic Mexican villas are tailor-made for group gatherings, enhanced by the lush natural setting with lofty Pacific Ocean views. 

Special Amenities~

  • Airport transfers provided up to booked villa occupancy
  • Dedicated host services
  • Afternoon delights prepared daily in your villa
  • In-villa chef for two meals periods (arrange 24 hours in advance)
  • Pre-dinner cocktails for all villas guests once per stay
  • Dedicated buggy service
  • Luggage packing and unpacking service
  • 1 complimentary in-villa yoga session
  • 60-minute in-villa personal training session (once per stay)
  • Pre-arrival preference planner to personalize your stay
  • Signature Villa wine and bar list includes:
    • Four complimentary bottles of spirits
    • Complimentary bottles of red wine, white wine, and rose (2 bottles of each)
    • Full wine and spirits list available to choose from at additional cost

 Property Amenities~

Perched 96 meters above the sea, Signature Villa 12 seems to float effortlessly amid the tree canopy. Reached via a private road and serviced by a two-car garage, this exquisite villa offers the ultimate in away-from-it-all seclusion.

Epic floor-to-ceiling windows usher in endless sea views, encouraging you to reconnect with Mother Nature at her most enchanting. Designed in sympathy with their surroundings, our calming open-plan living spaces seamlessly blend the boundaries between indoors and out.

With twin living areas split over two stories, it’s easy to unwind in style. Reconnect in the generous communal spaces, before retreating to your serene sanctuary. The five bedrooms feature private terraces, with spa-like bathrooms and three walk-in wardrobes.

  • Open floor plan
  • Ocean, beach, flatland, and mountain views
  • Swimmable beach
  • Five bedrooms spread over two contemporary buildings
  • Indoor/outdoor living areas
  • Dining area
  • Entertainer’s kitchen
  • Refreshment center
  • Barbecue
  • Firepit
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Balcony
  • Infinity pool
  • 24-hour room service



Alma: Dine in the warm open air, with relaxed Latin music playing, sampling a refreshing palette of inspired fusion flavors from sea urchin paté, to ‘La Gloria’ Wagyu, to experimental wood-fired flatbreads loaded with everything from blue cheese to duck prosciutto. Enjoy a drink poolside selecting from a wine menu where modern natural wines and playful Mexican selections meet.

Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  The dress code is relaxed during the day and elegant resort attire for the evening. 

Carao: Suspended on the cliffside, let contemporary cuisine curated by celebrity chef Enrique Olvera take you on a sensorial journey – showcasing re-invented traditional cuisine with a daring sense of personality that celebrates years of travel and experience.

Please see butler for opening times.  The dress code is relaxed during the day and elegant resort attire for the evening. 

Jetty Beach Club: On the edge of warm swimmable waters, enjoy delicious casual dining, accompanied by inviting oversized beds and cabanas. Feel connected to the flavors that surround you – collecting inspiring culinary morsels throughout the day. Indulge in a generous plate of oysters, sample the catch of the day from snapper to amberjack, or tuck into signature tacos bursting with soft shell crab and avocado mousse.

Open for lunch and dinner, please see butler for opening times.  The dress code is relaxed during the day and elegant resort attire for the evening. 

The Treetop: As the day draws to a close, this is the perfect spot to capture the mesmerizing Mandarina sunsets. Sample a menu of beverages made purely from sustainable ingredients, including a wide selection of natural wines as well as light snacks such as oyster mushroom tempura and garlic and parsley-infused squid.

Adults-only. Open daily from 5 pm to 11 pm.  The dress code elegant is resort attire. 

Private Dining: From secluded beachfront dinners, and private dining on the terrace of your villa to lively BBQ celebrations; we capture the perfect setting and experience to help your senses run free.



Spa: Under a canopy of large Higuera trees, enjoy a unique Nayarit-inspired welcome drink and reconnect with yourself and the world around you. Enjoy a range of treatments inspired by indigenous and pre-Hispanic culture as well as the expansive natural wonders of Mandarina.  Our spa proudly features the global skincare brand Tata Harper, renowned for award-winning natural and non-toxic products. We are the first and only spa in the world to introduce Tata Harper's Multi-Sensory Wellness Journey. 

Fitness Center: Kitted with Technogym* equipment, state-of-the-art studio, and Aura Deck - where your breath calms and connects with the gentle breeze and birdsong that surrounds you. 

Wellness Classes: Tune into every second, every breath, and every sound of the rainforest. On our breathtaking Aura Deck, we offer everything from healing flow classes to daring inversions, magical combinations of astrology and yogic principles, meditation, sound therapy, and breathwork classes. 

Children’s Club~

KidsOnly: Inspiring adventures designed to unplug from everyday modern life where the wonders of nature are brought to life – from wildlife bingo to exploring the butterfly farm.

Explore amidst the trees in a 42,000-square-foot playground like no other, designed by award-winning art director Brigitte Broch for children aged 4-11. From jungle tree houses to hanging bridges and slides, climbing walls, and nature trails, this tree village inspires the imagination to run wild, fulfilling childhood dreams. 



Whale Watching: Every year, hundreds of humpback whales end their long migration and enter the Bay of Banderas. It is here where calves come into the world and males compete for females. Watch these 50-ton mammals jump and play, spout water, and listen to their evocative songs under the sea. This experience is at its best from December until March. 

Polo & Equestrian Club: An inspiring hive of activity, with horse-back adventures for all ages.  A hive of activity, Mandarina Polo & Equestrian Club promises adventure and fun. Novices and experienced riders can enjoy horseback lessons, jungle-to-ocean trail rides, and polo classes – or just watch a dramatic polo game. Our resident experts will guide you through One&Only Mandarina’s incredible experiences, embracing nature and the sea. 

Whether you’re a novice, champion, or spectator, this world-class facility will draw you in, with dazzling international events, horseback lessons for the whole family, trail riding, and polo lessons that make you feel rooted in Mexico. 

Taste of Mexico: Go on a voyage to the incredible area of Tequila in Jalisco, stopping at Compostela and Plan de Barrancas towns along the way. Arrive at huge fields of enchanting blue-green agave, where this famed drink shares its story and secrets. Take in epic views of Casa Sauza and Casa Cuervo, learn about the tequila-making process as you tour La Rojeña Distillery, visit Cava de Reserva de la Familia, and enjoy an educational tasting with Maestro Dobel. You'll also have the chance to blend your own tequila and savor a gourmet taste over lunch. 



Floor Plan


5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms

Sleeps 14 Guests

7625 Interior Square Ft.

  • KidsOnly Club
  • Infinity Swimming Pool
  • Kayaking
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Resort Gym
  • Yoga
  • Meditation
  • Fitness Classes
  • Personal Trainer
  • Chef-Style
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Refreshment Center
  • Ocean Views
  • Terrace/Balcony
  • Living Area
  • Indoor/Outdoor Dining
  • Kitchen
  • Fire Pit
  • Flat-Screen TV
  • High-Speed Internet
  • Adults-Only Pool
  • Family Pools
  • Eight Swimming Pools
  • Beach Club
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Scuba
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Yachting
  • Surfing
  • Hiking
  • Pickleball
  • Basketball
  • Archery
  • Polo
  • Equestrian
  • Zipline
  • Cooking Classes


Bedroom Details

3 King-size beds
4 Queen double beds

Beach Details

Curving out into the ocean, The Jetty is a private portal to the sea – creating swimmable waters unique to Mandarina. Feel in awe of this rare setting where rainforest pours onto pristine sands and open waters that welcome days of adventure, whether visiting local surf spots or setting off on a romantic cruise.

Pool Details

Enjoy eight swimming pools throughout the property including Adults-Only and family pools.

Distance Details

Puerto Vallarta Airport (PVR): 45-minute drive/35.6 miles

Staff and Services (at Additional Cost)

Meeting space

Villa Notes

Up to 14 guests including children (maximum 10 adults)
Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve dinners are mandatory charges for all guests. The appropriate per-person charge will be added to your room folio on arrival.

Rates and Availability

Tax Service Charge Details*
Sales Tax: 16%
Occupancy/State Tax: 5%
Service Charge: 15%
*Please note: nightly rates are subject to a total of 36% tax and service charge. The 15% service charge takes care of gratuities.
Security Deposit Details
Please check with your villa specialist.
Accidental Damage Waiver
A $199 Accidental Damage Waiver applies to every reservation.
Minimum Stay Details
High/Low Season: 3-night minimum stay required

Holidays: 7-night minimum stay required

*Please Note: On December 24, 30, and, 31 there will be No check-in or check-out

Check-In Times
Check in: 3:00 PM - Check out: 12:00 PM

Villa information may change without notice and should be confirmed with our villa rental specialists.