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Here's a little secret: the Puerto Vallarta area has more to it than just sun and sand. Those in the know head to this serene mountain retreat, just 20-minutes outside the city, when they want a true getaway. As the name suggests, the lodging is set in the midst of an organic farm, and that's one of its greatest strengths as stays here are all-inclusive, meaning guests feast on freshly picked, expertly–prepared meals three times a day. The owners even make their own tequila, which many guests enjoy so much, they purchase a bottle (or two) to take home. When they're not eating, those who stay here lounge at the pretty pools, go for hikes, visit a nearby botanical garden and, well, decompress. They do the latter in lovely, art-filled rooms on comfy beds piled high with pillows. You'll feel like you're guests at an exquisite country home, and that's not just because of the decor. Owner Dulce and her son offer the warmest of welcomes to guests, many of whom feel like they've made new friends by the end of their stays. A truly special place.

-The Frommer's Staff