Gay Guide Vallarta Guidebook
The Gay Guide Vallarta guidebook is distributed free through most gay and gay-friendly businesses in Puerto Vallarta. This guide contains information about almost all of the gay businesses and has an excellent map of our part of town.
View Current Edition
You can download the current edition of Gay Guide Vallarta to view or print out. You'll need Abobe Reader!
- Summer Edition 2013 (low resolution) (15 MegaBytes)
NOTE: does not include map, download map below.
- Summer Edition MAP (0.9 MegaBytes)
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Gay Guide Vallarta Paper Guidebook
NOTE: prices are for each edition and include taxes
(prices subject to change)
| order |
|description|| size |
(W x H)
| price |
|1c||quarter page color||8.0 cm x 4.8 cm||1350|
|2c||half page color||8.0 cm x 9.8 cm||2350|
|4c||full page color||8.0 cm x 20 cm||4350|
|4f||full page with bleed||10 cm x 21 cm||4700|
|1b||quarter page black/white||8.0 cm x 4.8 cm||800|
|2b||half page black/white||8.0 cm x 9.8 cm||1450|
|4b||full page black/white||8.0 cm x 20 cm||2750|
|4m||premium map page||9 cm x 21 cm||5800|
|4p||premium full page||10 cm x 21 cm||5800|
|4bk||back page||10 cm x 21 cm||10800|
Proof of Print Run
We print 12,000 copies of each edition of the guide. Proof of this can be found in the facturas that show how many were printed by Coloristas y Asociados (our printer) and that we paid for them.
There are four editions per year. They start in October, and are two months apart. The last one of the season is the summer edition, which goes out in April. We deliver guides to all the local hotels and gay businesses every week year round.
|Edition||Distributed||Art Deadline||Reservation Deadline|
|Fall Edition||October - November||1 Sept||15 Aug|
|Winter Edition||December - January||1 Nov||15 Oct|
|Spring Edition||February - March||1 Jan||15 Dec|
|Summer Edition||April - Sept||1 Mar||15 Feb|
GayGuideVallarta.com Website Listings and Advertising
We are not travel agents and do not charge commissions. Gay Guide Vallarta was conceived to help reduce commission charges for your business. We do not get involved in the reservation process, securing deposits, etc. Your listing leads to a website page of your choice somewhere on the internet where the customer typically will make the reservation and find additional information!
Non-Lodging oriented business listings
Non-lodging oriented businesses (bars, shops, tours, etc) are free listings on the website, so long as they are gay friendly businesses.
Lodging oriented business listings
Charges for website listings for lodging oriented businesses are based on the type of business. From single unit listings of condos, to rental and travel agencies, we provide an affordable listing program for your business.
- Single unit lodging listing (examples: single condo, villa) $100 usd/yr
Creates a property listing on the condo or villa page with a single rentable unit on the property. Condos will be grouped with other condos in the same building. If the single unit is gay owned, it will also be listed on the gay lodging page.
- Multi-unit single location (examples: b&b, guest house, hotel, etc) $500 usd/yr
(NOTE: price for Gay Guide Vallarta paper guide advertisers is discounted to $200 usd/yr)
Creates a single property listing on the hotel, budget or resort page. The property can contain an unlimited number of rooms or room types and rate periods. Gay owned or oriented properties are also listed on the gay Lodging page.
- Multi-unit, multi-location (examples: travel agent, rental agency) $1000 usd/yr
(NOTE: price for Gay Guide Vallarta paper guide advertisers is discounted to $300 usd/yr)
Creates an agency style account that can have multiple properties. Each property listing can have multiple room types and rate period dates independently of the other properties in the agency portfolio. Agencies are not permitted to duplicate listings made by the property owner or manager directly with Gay Guide Vallarta. (i.e. an agency cannot list THE JOE BLOW HOTEL in our database if THE JOE BLOW HOTEL has their own direct listing. Same for a condo owner that lists with an agency and directly with us.) Agency listings are not on the gay page unless paid separately as above.
WEBSITE Listings are usually billed annually on January 1st for the following year.
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