Travel & Outdoors
|Grandparents Stay for Free in Velas Resorts’ Mexico Family Packages|
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July 18, 2010
Velas Resorts’ Grand Velas All Suite & Spa Resort Riviera Maya and Velas Vallarta Suite Resort are offering grandparents a complimentary all-inclusive stay worth up to $2,478 when the family books a minimum of five rooms at either resort.
|This photograph shows the all-inclusive Velas Vallarta Suite Resort, in the Mexican beach destination of Puerto Vallarta. (Velas Resorts)|
The grandparents’ package at Grand Velas Riviera Maya includes a guided tour of the cenotes (sacred Mayan wells) on the property and a trip to Riviera Maya’s Xcaret nature park where families can swim in underground rivers, snorkel, snuba and see the butterfly pavilion and coral reef aquarium. A $500 credit towards a future stay and special family bonding activities are also included. Additionally, children under 16 years old stay free when sharing a suite with their grandparents. At Velas Vallarta Suite Resort in Puerto Vallarta, the grandparents’ package features a welcome dinner on the beach for the family with live mariachi music. Packages at both resorts include airport and hotel transfers.
Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Velas Vallarta’s all-inclusive rates include luxury suite accommodations, a la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, access to fitness centers, nightly entertainment and more. Packages start at $270 per person, per night based on double occupancy through December 23, 2010 at Velas Vallarta and $413 per person, per night based on double occupancy through December 19, 2010 at Grand Velas Riviera Maya.
A minimum three-night stay is required at both resorts. For more information, call Velas Resorts at 1-888-323-2776 or visit www.velasresorts.com.
Velas Vallarta Suite Resort & Convention Center is located on 10 acres of oceanfront in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The resort is within walking distance of Marina Vallarta Golf Course and minutes from Downtown Puerto Vallarta’s attractions, activities and landmarks. Situated on the emerald waters of Banderas Bay, Velas Vallarta features a high-tech Convention Center, three swimming pools, a rejuvenating spa, a state-of-the art fitness center, multiple restaurants, a lounge, live music and entertainment, and excellent views of the surrounding Mexican Riviera. The family-friendly resort also offers a basketball and tennis court and offers special entertainment for adults and kids. For more information, visit www.velasvallarta.com.
According to Velas Resorts, Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Riviera Maya represents the latest iteration of the ultra-luxury, all-inclusive resort. Building on the success of its AAA 5-Diamond-ranked sister property in Nuevo Vallarta, this Leading Hotels of the World-designated resort boasts 491 suites, each more than 1,000 square-feet. It has three types of suite: adult-only ocean-front and ocean-view Ambassador Grand Class Suites, family-friendly Ambassador Suites and Master Suites that embrace the flora and fauna of the Yucatan Peninsula’s jungle.
The resort has seven restaurants, with chefs from France, Spain and Mexico offering a gastronomic tour of the Yucatan, Europe and Asia.
Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Riviera Maya also claims to have the region’s largest spa sanctuary, at more-than 89,000 square feet and specializing in treatments inspired by ancient cultures from around the world; dedicated butler service for each guest and a 91,457 square-foot convention center for business and social gatherings of all sizes, including weddings. The resort was designed by Mexican architecture firm Elias and Elias and features interiors that fuse influences of the Caribbean and of Yucatan cultures. The resort is 40 miles from Cancun International Airport and five minutes from Playa del Carmen. For more information on this ultra-luxury resort, visit www.grandvelas.com.