Grand Velas named among the Best Resorts in Mexico
Recipients of Five Diamonds by the AAA and members of The Leading Hotels of the World, resorts Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit continue to earn prestigious awards from significant international travel and tourism publications.
One of the latest examples is Travel + Leisure Magazine, which placed the resorts on its roundup of Best Mexico Beach Resorts. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit achieved position No. 10, followed by Grand Velas Riviera Maya in 11th place within a total of 22 properties throughout the country.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, an all-suites and spa resort located just 15 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta on Banderas Bay, is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World and a recipient of the AAA Five-Diamond Award. The resort features 267 spacious ocean-view suites. The crown jewel of the resort and a member of Leading Spas of the World, the Spa at Grand Velas features 20 treatment rooms, over 30 spa treatments, gym and exercise room, spa boutique and beauty salon. Five restaurants, three of which have been awarded the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award, feature stylish decor and a la carte choices for French, Italian or Mexican cuisine. The family-friendly resort also offers tiered three-temperature infinity pools, tennis court, 25,321 total sq feet of meeting space and a Kids Club. Nearby are championship golf courses, numerous options for soft adventure, and the charming town of Puerto Vallarta with its many shops, art galleries and nightlife.
The AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya, an all-suites and spa resort located five minutes from Playa del Carmen, is the latest and most sophisticated iteration of the ultra-luxury, all-inclusive resort experience. The resort presents a gastronomic tour of Europe, Asian and Mexican specialties, offering five world-class dining establishments including signature restaurant Cocina de Autor; the first All-Inclusive resort restaurant to be awarded Five Diamonds by the AAA. Some of the services you may find are: 24 hours butler service, fitness center, beauty salon, luxury amenities in suite and the region's largest spa sanctuary specializing in signature treatments. The spa was named "Best Spa" in the world by Virtuoso because of its amazing fusion between serenity of the Caribbean and the vibrancy of Yucatan cultures.