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Oct 23

AntiGravity Yoga Class Now Offered at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (October 23, 2017) - A new fitness experience debuted during Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit's Wellness Getaway earlier this month: Antigravity Yoga. While suspended in the Harrison Antigravity® Hammock, the unique combination of exercises is intended to decompress the spine and joints.
Sep 29

Healthy Salade Niçoise Recipe from Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit's 2017 Wellness Getaway, October 4-7, 2017

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (September 29, 2017) - The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit announces the 2017 Wellness Getaway inclusive of industry leaders, healthy cooking classes, Spa Atelier workshops, juice therapy, therapeutic concerts, and sunrise yoga among other mindful wellness activities.
Sep 22

Exclusive Tequila Experience Includes Private Plane to Tequila, Private Tasting at Mexico's Oldest Tequila House, Lunch among the Agave Fields & More From Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (September 22, 2017) -A new Tequila Experience from Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit allows travelers to explore the making of Mexico's finest spirit - tequila - inclusive of a private plane to Tequila, exclusive tasting at Mexico's oldest tequila house, lunch among the agave fields and more.
Aug 25

Concierge Gifts Guests Artisan Huichol Butterflies as New Checkout Amenity At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (August 25, 2017) - Guests at the "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit now receive a handmade Huichol Butterfly from their personal concierge at checkout.
Aug 17

Mexican Chocolate Festival Offers Cacao Rich Experiences at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, September 11th - 14th

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (August 16th, 2017) - Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit pays tribute to one of Mexico's most traditional ancestral delights - cacao - with its first Chocolate Festival, September 11th - 14th.
Jul 13

Mexico Superfood Cookie: Newest Checkout Amenity At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (July 13, 2017) - Known as one of Mexico's most popular sweets, the highly nutritious Amaranth cookie is the newest checkout amenity for guests staying at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Jun 30

Game of Thrones Premiere Party Features Themed Cocktail & Canape Recipes

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (June 30, 2017) - Winter is certainly NOT here. TV fanatics who simply cannot miss the season premiere of HBO's fantasy drama Game of Thrones (July 16) need not fear when staying at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Jun 22

Renowned Mexican Designer Benito Santos Designs Exclusive Wedding Collection For Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (June 22, 2017) - Renowned Mexican designer Benitos Santos has designed an exclusive collection of wedding dresses for the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
May 09

Third Annual Fashion Popup and Runway Show Features Mexican Designer Raquel Orozco As Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Continues Commitment to Showcase Mexico's Art + Fashion

On June 10th, renowned Mexican fashion designer Raquel Orozco will introduce her Resort 2017 collection at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Mar 27

From Adrenaline to Zen with the New Extreme Adventure Experience At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Travelers can partake in the latest travel trend at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit with its new Adrenaline-to-Zen
Mar 24

Celebrations for Couples in Committed Long-Term Relationships Offered At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Symbolic Unity Fetes Accompanied by Native Huichol Elements, Giving Back to the Community, Fireworks & Romantic Offerings at Luxury Mexican Resort
Mar 23

New Spa Day for Teens Gives Young Girls Beauty Makeover & Photo Shoot At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Experience for Girls 13-17 Old Includes Hairstyling, Manicures and Pedicures, Complimentary Gift and More
Feb 16

New Mandala-Themed Coloring Book Adds to Wellness Offerings At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

DIY Mandala Workshops, Designated Wellness Suites, Healthy Mini-Bar Items, Vegan/Vegetarian Menus and a Multigenerational Wellness Week Also Offered at the Mexico Resort
Jan 11

New Vegan and Gluten Free Tasting Menus from Mexico's Top Vegan Chef At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Chef Miguel Bautista Creates Multi-Course Menus At Mexico's Foodie Resort's Gourmet Specialty Restaurants & All-Day Dining Options
Dec 09

"New" Kid's Club Debuts at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit In Time for the Holidays

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (December 9, 2016) - With the cutting edge Teens Club and baby concierge, kids 4 to 12 could feel neglected. Never fear. And so, they now have their spacious, everything-a-kid-could-want Kids' Club at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit thanks to a major renovation.
Nov 28

Hanukkah Blue Dreidl Cocktail Offered At Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Maya, Mexico (November 28, 2016) - The AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit on Mexico's Pacific Coast celebrates Hanukkah (December 24 - January 1) with a cocktail specifically made for the Festival of Lights.
Nov 21

Complimentary Aromatherapy Classes Offered Weekly At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (November 21, 2016) - The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit debuts new weekly aromatherapy classes to its activity schedule, included as part of the nightly rate.
Nov 15

News Pop Up Gallery of leading mexican jewelry designer latest in series at Grand Velas

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (November 15, 2016) - The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit once again shines light on contemporary Mexican art with a pop-up gallery from top Mexican artist Rosana Sanchez.
Oct 21

Mexican Love Bites, Vegan Recipe from First MultiGen Wellness Week At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit (October 21, 2016) - The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit introduces its first annual multigenerational Wellness Week inclusive of top chefs, vegan menus, culinary workshops, fitness activities, and spa offerings from October 24-30, 2016.
Sep 02

First MultiGen Wellness Week Combines Top Chefs, Vegan Menus, Food Workshops, Fitness & Spa At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, October 24 - 30

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (September 2, 2016) - The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit introduces its first annual multigenerational Wellness Week inclusive of top chefs, vegan menus, culinary workshops, fitness activities, and spa offerings from October 24-30, 2016.
Aug 22

New Executive Appointments At Mexico's Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Vallarta Nayarit

Riviera Maya, Mexico (August 22, 2016) - Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Mexico's "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts, announces Denys Montes de Oca has been promoted to Senior Director of Sales and Gina Jimenez to Director of Sales of the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit.
Aug 05

Micheladas Three Ways, from Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (August 5, 2016) - To finish off the summer on a refreshing note, enjoy three versions of the Michelada cocktail from the "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Jun 28

Christmas Trees and Toys Delivered to Suite at Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts

Tree decorating, presents, and giving back to others are all part of the Christmas Experience at the Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit.
Jun 24

Over $2.5 Million Wedding for Billionaires Unveiled At Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts

Over-The-Top Multi-Day Affair Includes Michael Costello Custom Dress, Karina Smirnoff Choreographed First Dance, Round-the-Clock Glamour Squad, World-Class Photography and Cinematography, Signature Scents, Private Jet Transportation, Special Musical Entertainment & More For Couple and their Closest 100 Friends
Jun 07

Mexico's Velas Resorts Raise the Bar on Activity Programming for Kids, Teens and Adults During Summer Vacation

This summer, Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Riviera Maya offer a variety of entertaining activities for families together as well as adults only in addition to hot deals and other value-added inclusions.
May 09

Mexico's Velas Resorts Further Define "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" With Opening of Grand Velas Los Cabos, November 2016

The "Beyond All Inclsuide, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts announces the opening of Grand Velas Los Cabos on Mexico's Baja Peninsula in November 2016.
May 09

New Executive Appointments at Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts In Riviera Nayarit, Cabo

Luz del Carmen Ruiz Rodriguez Named Managing Director of Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, Ignacio Mendoza Valenzuela to Head Up New Grand Velas Los Cabos.
Apr 20

Second Annual Fashion Popup and Runway Show Features Mexican Designer Benito Santos As Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Continues Commitment To Showcasing Art, Fashion of Mexico

On June 10th, renowned Mexican fashion designer Benito Santos will introduce his 2017 Cruise Collection at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Apr 15

Cinco de Mayo Cocktail Recipes from Mexico's Velas Resorts

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Velas Resorts rolls out Cinco de Mayo cocktails for guests staying at its luxury resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit on May 5th.
Apr 04

Designer Swimsuit Travel Bags New Amenity At Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Guests at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit booking two or more spa treatments at its Leading Spa of the World now receive a designer swimsuit travel bag complimentary on departure.
Apr 01

New Bonus Commission for Social Groups & Weddings Offered Now at Mexico's Velas Resorts

The "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit have launched an incentive program for travel agents booking a wedding or social group at any of its four luxury properties in Mexico.
Mar 23

Leading Eco-Friendly Practices at Grand Velas Recognized by EarthCheck

Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit have achieved Gold and Silver Status, respectively, through EarthCheck. EarthCheck, the world's leading organization in the certification of sustainable tourism, has distinguished the resorts for their pioneering eco-friendly methods.
Mar 07

New Drink Menu for Teens at Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

A new menu of mocktails now accompanies snacks available in the state-of-the-art Teens' Club at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Feb 29

Mexico's Velas Resorts Raise the Bar on Activity Programming for Kids, Teens and Parents During Spring School Holidays

This spring, Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Riviera Maya offer a variety of entertaining activities for kids and teens, indulgent nightly programming for parents and unique family programming, perfect for making memories
Feb 26

New Fire & Ice Spa Treatment Utilizes Carnivorous Plant Enzymes At Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

A perfect complement to the resort's recently debuted Wellness Suites, the new Fire & Ice Treatment at Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit combines hot and cold elements to detox, burn fat, help circulation, firm, and nourish one's skin.
Feb 17

Grand Velas Expands Commitment to Mexican Art and Fashion With New Craft and Jewelry Offerings

Expanding the commitment to showcasing Mexican art and fashion, the "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit now offers Oaxacan wood sculptures by Hoja Verde and fine Mexican jewelry with precious and semiprecious stones by Lyne Jewels at its boutique.
Feb 11

Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Receives AAA Five Diamond Award For 10th Consecutive Year

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit announces it has received the American Automobile Association's (AAA) Five Diamond Award 2016 for excellence in quality and service for a complete decade.
Feb 05

Culinary Creations From Across The Globe Debut As New Menu Additions At Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit ups the ante for foodie travelers with new menu additions from around the globe to its award-winning restaurants. At Frida, the resort's AAA Four Diamond gourmet Mexican restaurant, the new dishes showcase a variety of Mexican cuisine found in the North, South, and Central regions of Mexico.
Feb 03

Mexico's Velas Resorts Unveils New Wedding Deals for 2016 & 2017

Couples tying the knot at Mexico's four "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in 2016 and 2017 enjoy a variety of new wedding promotions to ring in the new year, such as complimentary ceremonies, suite upgrades, weekday wedding savings and more.
Jan 28

Mocktails Accommodate Love Appetites of All Ages at Mexico's Velas Resorts For Valentine's Day and Beyond

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Velas Resorts serve up some love this Valentine's Day with new alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails for all to enjoy this winter season.
Jan 20

Koi Sports Bar & Dancing Lounge Debuts at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit has added Koi Sports Bar and Dancing Lounge, a new entertainment option, to its luxury all-inclusive offerings.
Jan 11

Exchange the Cold for Warm Sunshine at Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts with Winter Promotions

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts invite guests to exchange cold weather at home for Mexico's warm sun with value-packed winter promotions.
Jan 05

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts has appointed Gianpaolo Bellomunno as Corporate Director of Sales & Marketing, effective immediately.

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts has appointed Gianpaolo Bellomunno as Corporate Director of Sales & Marketing, effective immediately.
Dec 29

Babies are Big Winners with New Baby Spa Treatment To Complement Baby Concierge and Baby's First Haircut Service At Mexico's AAA Five-Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit ups the ante for its littlest guests with a new baby spa treatment, a complement to the AAA Five Diamond resort's Baby Concierge and Baby's First Haircut Service currently offered.
Dec 18

Teen Activities at Mexico's AAA Five-Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" AAA Five-Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit ups the ante on teens offerings with three new teen's spa treatments and a $300,000 refurbished Teens' Club.
Dec 17

Grooms Get in on the Fun - Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Offers New Day-Of Wedding Experience for Husbands-to-Be

In response to the success of a Presidential Bridal Suite for day-of prep for the ladies, grooms at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit can get ready to say "I Do" with a new Groom Suite Experience that includes above all else a Personal Wedding Concierge to assist with writing last minute vows, tying ties or bowties, buffing shoes or any other urgent request.
Dec 16

Christmas, Snowflake & Ice Princess Massages for Adults and Children Offered for the Holidays at Mexico's AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

While Mexico will be boasting warm tropical weather this Christmas season, unique spa treatments give the sensation of a white and snowy Christmas for guests of all ages at the award-winning Spa Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Nov 16

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Becomes First Cardiac-Protected Resort in Latin America

In an effort to increase safeness and security to all of its guests and staff, the AAA Five-Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is proud to announce that it has become the first cardiac-protected certified resort in Latin America.
Oct 15

Renowned Chefs of Mexico's Foodie Resorts Unite for Behind the Scenes Tasting In the Kitchen at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, Nov. 20th

On November 20th, the executive chefs of Mexico's Foodie Resorts, Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit, unite for a Behind the Scenes culinary event during the 21st Annual Puerto Vallarta International Gourmet Festival at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Oct 13

Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Hotel Experience Offered At Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit invites travelers to learn more about the famous Mexican celebration Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) with a hotel experience that includes a theatrical dinner show, costume party, themed kids' activities and more.
Oct 01

Passages of Distinction Selected as Northeast and Midwest Sales Agency at Mexico's Velas Resorts

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts has selected Passages of Distinction as their Northeast and Midwest leisure sales representation company, effective immediately.
Sep 29

Christmas Trees and Toys Delivered to Suite at Mexico's "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts

Tree decorating, presents, and giving back to others are all part of the Christmas Experience at Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit.
Sep 28

Digital Nomads Demand Equal Time; Velas Resorts Now Include Tech Concierge Services in All-Inclusive Rates

Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts which launched the successful Digital Detox family program last year, received love from non-techie families but also pushback from the world's digital nomads.
Sep 24

No Worries about How to Pack a Sunhat with Grand Velas Resorts' New Suite Amenity; Locally Handcrafted Sunhats Gifted

Wondering how to pack your sunhat without it getting crushed? No need to worry. The perfect fashion and skincare accessory for the Mexican sun, new handcrafted sunhats are now gifted as a VIP welcome amenity to guests staying in Presidential.
Sep 16

Ahh-Mazing Wellness Suites Debut this October at Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Designed to renew one's body and mind in every way possible, twelve new Wellness Suites at Mexico's AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit debut in October with a plethora of fitness and wellness amenities for travelers seeking an all-encompassing wellness retreat.
Sep 01

Velas Resorts Up The Ante On Fashion Credentials With Pop-up Shop and Runway Show of New Beach Collection From Fashion Designer for Mexico's First Lady in Puerto Vallarta this Month

On September 22nd, renowned Mexican fashion designer Alejandro Carlín will debut his new beach collection at Mexico's AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.
Jul 20

New Marine Adventure Massage for Kids Offered Oceanfront for Summer At Mexico's "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

This summer, guests ages 4 to 12 can dive into a magical marine experience offered by the spa at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. The 25-minute fun and relaxing Marine Adventure Massage includes a stuffed octopus with soft tentacles to caress and sooth the body, an octopus scalp massage, sea-brush to remove excess sand, and special massage cream
Jul 20

Mexico's "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts Named Top Hotels in 2015 Expedia® Insiders' Select List

Expedia® has named three Velas Resorts - Casa Velas, Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit - among the top 650 hotels on this year's Expedia Insiders' Select™ list. The Insiders' Select list formally recognizes the best hotels worldwide that consistently deliver excellent service, a great overall experience and a notable value
Jul 15

Dancing With The Stars" Favorite Louis Van Amstel Hosts LaBlast Retreat At Mexico's Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, November 25-29

Travelers can become a dancing star on the golden shores of AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit with its limited time LaBlast Getaway led by three-time World Dance Champion and "Dancing With The Stars" favorite, Louis Van Amstel.
Jul 13

Live Streaming, Drone Filming, Social Media Integration and Interactive Wedding Paintings Now Offered as New Destination Wedding Services at Mexico's Velas Resorts

From a live stream of their ceremony and dedicated social media coordinator to post real-time to drone video from unique angles and an interactive live wedding painting for a unique keepsake, new destination weddings offerings capture, share and savor special moments of the celebration at Mexico's "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit.
Jul 07

Obama and Jeb Bush Would like the Classic Guac - No Peas Thank you - And Salsa New Group Offering At "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in Mexico

Handmade Guacamole and Salsa Bar Offered as Welcome Amenity Handmade Guacamole and Salsa Bar Offered as Welcome Amenity
Jun 25

$2 Million Billionaire's Birthday Package for Coming-of-Age Teens Caters to World's Most Elite at Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts

Supersized Birthday Blowout Bash Includes Private Jet Roundtrip Transportation, Custom Designer Dress, Spa Takeover, Diamond Rental, Skydiving and Special Musical Entertainment by a Renowned DJ and Performing Artist
Jun 22

New Surf & Turf Package Combines Golf & Fishing on Mexico's Pacific Coast at Velas Resorts

Six-Hour Fishing Adventure, 54 Holes of Championship Golf & More Included In New Hotel Package
Feb 17

Mexico's Velas Resorts Receive a Triple Crown of AAA Five Diamond Awards at 2015

"Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Mexico Resorts Recognized Among World's Most Elite Accommodations & Restaurants
Dec 15

Monogrammed Pillowcases: Newest VIP Perk At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

"Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Resort Personalizes Visits for VIP Guests
Dec 05

Mexico's Velas Resorts Awarded 2014 Best In Stay Hotels by Orbitz

Luxury "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Mexico Resorts Recognized Nationally By Leading Global Online Travel Company
Nov 12

Live Wedding Paintings Now Offered at Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts Through Exclusive Partnership with Antologia by Fornari

Specialized Artist Captures Full Wedding Scene Live on Canvas for Everlasting Memories to Take Home
Nov 10

Creative Custom Cocktails for Groups Debut At "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in Mexico

Signature Cocktails Feature Local Ingredients for a Personalized Group Experience
Sep 08

Velas Resorts' Interior Designer Melín Castro Ardavín Receives 2014 Merit Award From the Association of Furniture Manufacturers of Jalisco

Melín Castro Ardavín has received the Merit Award for Interior Design from the Association of Furniture Manufacturers of Jalisco (AFAMJAL)
Jul 08

Grand Velas Resorts Recognized in Mexico and Worldwide

Recipients of Five Diamonds by the AAA and members of The Leading Hotels of the World and travel consortium Virtuoso, resorts Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit are now found on the prestigious Travel + Leisure magazine compendium "T+L 500 World's Best Hotels 2014- Latin America".
Jun 02

Pick Your Perk at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit When Booking Groups and Incentives By November 1, 2014

Planners Choose Amongst a Complimentary Themed Party, 18-Hole Round of Golf at World-Class Courses And Enjoy Three-Night Stay Certificate, Along With Other Value Added Features
May 30

Single Parent Rate Promotion Year-Round at Family-Friendly "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Resorts

Through December 19, 2014, the luxury all-inclusive Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit are waiving the single supplement fee for single parents traveling with their children, and one child receives their stay at 50 percent savings.
May 30

Global Luxury Travel Network Virtuoso Selects Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit for its Prestigious Group

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, a Luxury All Inclusive Resort rated Five Diamonds by the AAA and member of The Leading Hotels of the World, was selected by Virtuoso, one of the most important global luxury travel networks, as a member of its prestigious Hotels & Resorts group.
May 29

Eduardo Vela Ruiz Biografía

Eduardo José Vela Ruiz nació en Mount Vernon, Nueva York en el año de 1951. Desde los 2 años de edad radica en Tampico, Tamaulipas. Es un empresario mexicano, constructor de oficio y actualmente director del corporativo Velas Resorts.
May 21

Velas Resorts Recognized for Excellence by TripAdvisor

In May 2014 TripAdvisor®, the travel portal with over 60 million reviews by users in 30 different countries, presented its Certificate of Excellence to the four properties in the Velas Resorts chain: Velas Vallarta and Casa Velas in Puerto Vallarta and Grand Velas in the Riviera Nayarit and Riviera Maya.
May 15

Second Time Around Wedding Packages Feature Personalized Ceremonies With Participation of Family Members and Live Broadcast for Loved Ones at Home

Couples remarrying or getting married later in life enjoy special perks at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Resorts in the Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit, including personalized ceremonies using as many family members as wanted and live video streaming of the wedding for extended family and friends who cannot attend.
Apr 29

Eduardo Vela Ruiz Names Ignacio Mendoza Managing Director of Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Today, Ignacio Mendoza Valenzuela joins the management team at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit as Managing Director of the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. The position is presented by Eduardo Vela Ruiz, President of the Board of Directors of Velas Resorts and Juan Vela Ruiz, Vice President of the company.
Apr 11

Baby's First Flight? Here are Tips From Baby Concierge at AAA Five Diamond Resort

We understand that traveling with your baby for the first time can make you a little nervous- but don't worry! Here are our best tips to help you and baby have the smoothest flight possible.
Mar 19

Expanded Travel Agent Incentive Bonus Program Launched by Velas Resorts; Velas Resorts Experts Also Includes FAMs, Webinars

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (March 7, 2014) -- Velas Resorts, with four luxury all inclusive properties in the Vallarta-Nayarit and Riviera Maya areas, has launched an expanded new incentive bonus
Feb 25

Flyboard Experience at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Allows Guests to Try Hot New Extreme Water Sport

New Hotel Package Includes Flyboard Tour, Savings on Rates, Spa & Golf Credit & More
Feb 24

Grand Velas named among the Best Resorts in Mexico

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.
Feb 19

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit offers organic coffee and volcanic spa treatments

Winter travelers seeking spa indulgences have a new option with the latest offering from Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, which is a member of the Leading Spas of the World.
Feb 11

Grand Velas Resorts Raise Bar on Family Activity Programs for Spring Holidays During March and April

AAA Five Diamond Properties in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit Offering Mayan Themed Content, Soft Adventure and Eco Options, Teen Events and more
Jan 20

Velas Resorts Targets the Expanding Canadian Market

During the month of January Vice President of Velas Resorts Juan Vela Ruiz, Raquel Tacher and Denys Montes de Oca (Sales Directors of Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit respectively) traveled to Toronto, Canada to meet with professionals in the country's travel sector.
Jan 13

Organic Spa Treatments at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Spa-goers of all ages can experience unique organic treatments at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit's Leading Spa of the World, using a variety of materials including candle wax and sea shells, white tea, tequila creams, coffee and chocolate, deep river stones and natural volcanic glass, aromatherapy oils and more.
Jan 10

Grand Velas Named on the Gold List for 2014

Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit resorts have been listed on the Condé Nast Traveler "Gold List: The World's Best Places to Stay - The Americas".
Jan 02

Recognitions for Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit in 2013

TripAdvisor®, one of the most visited international web portals for tourism, recognized Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit with three major awards during 2013.
Dec 04

Special Perks for Family Reunions at Velas Resorts

Family reunion groups at the four "Beyond All- Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Velas Resorts on Mexico's Caribbean and Pacific Coasts enjoy special perks, such as spa credits, discounts on additional spa treatments, special rates at nearby golf courses, private check-in area with signature welcome beverages, and a personalized t-shirt for every guest
Nov 26

Behind the Scenes Ecological Tours of Resort's Jungle, Mangroves, Cenotes and Beach Offered By Grand Velas Riviera Maya

. The AAA Five Diamond resort now offers an ecological tour, giving guests the chance to experience its unique environment, learn about the native flora and fauna of the Yucatan Peninsula and understand the resort's conservation efforts.
Nov 15

Gluten Free, Organic and Vegetarian Gourmet Options at "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Grand Velas Resorts

The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit, known for outstanding fine dining, are now offering menus with gluten free, organic and vegetarian options.
Oct 15

Christmas Tree and Toys Delivered to Your Suite

Christmas Tree and Toys Delivered to Your Suite at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit; Focus on Charity & Environment, Traditional Fiesta, Santa's Workshop, On-Site Movie Theater and More
Oct 03

Authentic Mexican Massages at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit; Tequila Cream Tastings for Adults and Traditional Mexican Toys for Children

Spa-goers of all ages can now experience traditional Mexican cultureas part of two new treatments at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit's Leading Spa of the World. The Flavors of Mexico Massage for adults gives guests a holistic experience of Mexican tradition using colors, aromas and flavors, including a tasting of flavored tequila creams
Sep 04

Grand Velas Resorts Offer Three Romantic All-Inclusive Packages For the Ultimate Destination Wedding;

Includes Bridal Suite, Personalized Wedding Coordinator Services, Complimentary Three-Night Stay Certificate At Casa Velas For First Anniversary and More
Sep 03

Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts Distinguished With "World's Best" Awards From Readers of Travel & Leisure Magazine

The Magazine's Reader Survey Ranks Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Amongst Best Hotels in Mexico
Sep 03

Here's a "Boy Toy" That Won't Cost You A Fortune, Let Him Race His Luxury Dream Car at Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Hit The Spa While He Races His Choice of Exotic Vehicle on a Specialized Track, From The Audi R8, to Ferrari F430 and Lamborghini Gallardo
Sep 03

Grand Velas Resorts Open High-Tech Teen Lounges with all the Extras; Expands Kids Club for Under 12 Set

Grand Velas Resorts Open High-Tech Teen Lounges with all the Extras; Expands Kids Club for Under 12 Set
Sep 03

Grand Velas Resorts Open High-tech Teen Lounges with all the Extras Expands Kid's Club for Under 12 Set

The AAA Five Diamond "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Grand Velas resorts in the Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit have opened spacious
Aug 15

Grand Velas Resorts Open High-tech Teen Lounges with all the Extras; Expands Kid's Club for Under 12 Set

The AAA Five Diamond "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Grand Velas resorts in the Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit have opened spacious
Aug 14

Grand Velas Resorts Offer Three Romantic All-Inclusive Packages For the Ultimate Destination Wedding

Includes Bridal Suite, Personalized Wedding Coordinator Services, Complimentary Three-Night Stay
Aug 14

Get the Perfect Mix of Family Fun and Culture With Day

Handcrafted Candy Skulls, Entertainment, Trick or Treating, Snorkeling And More
Aug 14

Pick Your Perk, Worth Up To $5,000, at Grand Velas Resorts When Booking Groups and Incentives By December 31, 2013

Choose From Complimentary Themed Party, Internet Access, 50-Minute Massages, 18-Hole Round of Golf at World-Class Courses and Complimentary Three-Night Stay Certificate
Aug 14

Cocina de Autor Proud New Recipient of the AAA Five Diamond Award

The Five Diamond Award is reserved for restaurants that feature "highly acclaimed chefs and artistic and imaginative menu selections using the finest ingredients
Aug 13

Here's a "Boy-Toy" That Won't Cost You a Fortune, Let him Race His Luxury Dream Car in Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Hit The Spa While He Races His Choice of Exotic Vehicle on a Specialized Track, From The Audi R8, to Ferrari F430 and Lamborghini Gallardo
Feb 23

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Named as DestinationWedding.com 2011 "DESTI" Award Winner

The AAA Five-Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit adds another prestigious award to its collection after earning a place in DestinationWedding.com's inaugural DESTI Awards.
Jan 24

Velas Resorts Dedicated Spa Website Debuts

Velas Resorts Dedicated Spa Website Debuts Featuring New Personalized Spa Experiences, Special Online Savings, at Mexico's Luxury Spas
Jan 06

Presidential Promotions in 2012 in Puerto Vallarta

Presidential Promotions in 2012 in Puerto Vallarta Receive 50% Discount or Complimentary Presidential Suite Upgrade At Casa Velas Boutique Hotel & Ocean Club
Sep 01

Annual Vallarta Golf Cup Returns to Puerto Vallarta

Value-packed Packages for Golfers at Velas Vallarta & Casa Velas Hotels
Jul 20

Mexico's Grand Velas Resorts Distinguished with "World's Best" Awards from Readers of Travel & Leisure Magazine

Mexico's "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit are honored both regionally and globally by Travel & Leisure readers in the 17th annual World's Best Awards Survey.
Jul 10

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit to Host GOGO Vacations Learning Conference, September 29 - October 2

Over 100 US Travel Agents to Convene at AAA Five Diamond Resort
Jun 25

Summer Promotions Offered at Mexico's All-Inclusive Velas Resorts at Savings up to 30%

Travelers can enjoy ‘off season' discounts this summer at savings up to 30% offered at the all-inclusive Velas Resorts in three of Mexico's top beach destinations.
May 17

Are Americans safer in Mexico than at home?

Every week or so I get asked, ‘Is it safe to go to Mexico?' I had always said, if you're thoughtful about where you go, yes.
Mar 24

Grand Velas: Raising the bar once again

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (March 22nd, 2012) - The prestigious internet media company, Forbes.com just named Grand Velas Resorts in the Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit among the 10 Coolest All Inclusive Resorts.
Feb 10

Fall in Love for Valentine's Day with a Chocolate Fondant Recipe

Preheat the oven to 400o. In a medium heatproof bowl, combine the chocolate and butter. Set the bowl over but not touching simmering water in a saucepan and melt the chocolate and butter, stirring often, until smooth and blended.
Jan 25

Velas Resorts Dedicated Spa Website Debut

Featuring New Personalized Spa Experiences & Special Online Savings at Mexico's Luxury Spas.Velas Resorts, with world-class destination spas in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, debuts a dedicated spa website that features a spa concierge
Jan 12

Grand Velas Resorts Receive AAA Five Diamond Again in 2011

Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Resorts Selected Among Top Resorts -by American Automobile Association. Grand Velas Riviera Maya was awarded American Automobile Association's (AAA) Five Diamond Award for lodging for its second consecutive
Nov 17

Space Available for the Holidays

Space Available for the Holidays At Mexico's "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts.This holiday season, the "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit still have space available for families and couples alike.
Sep 02

Enter Online Photo Contest to Win $13,000 Dream Wedding and Honeymoon On Mexico's Pacific Coast

New Velas Weddings Website Launches Contest to Win Beyond All-inclusive, Beyond All Compare Bridal Package In Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit
Sep 01

The 10th Annual Vallarta Golf Cup Returns to Puerto Vallarta

Value-packed Packages for Golfers at Velas Vallarta & Casa Velas Hotels
Aug 19

Mexican Independence Day Packages at Velas Resorts!

Mexican Independence Day Packages Offer Wellness and Adventure Options in the Spirit of Mexico Grand Velas Celebrates in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit Locations
Aug 11

New Culinary-Themed Package Deals Delight Foodies

New Culinary-Themed Package Deals Delight Foodies and Families at Grand Velas Resorts.'Art of Cooking' Package and 'Gourmet' Package Available in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit location
Jun 10

Win a Beyond All-inclusive Beyond All Compare Beach Vacation

Share your Vacation Experience For a Chance to Win One of 12 Four-day, Three-night All-inclusive Vacations for Two At a Velas Resort in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Riviera Maya.you are planning to visit Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit or Riviera Maya, from June 7th onward, share your vacation experience on Facebook for a chance
Jun 07

Facebook Contest Offers Chance to Win a "Beyond All-inclusive, Beyond All Compare" Beach Vacation

Share your Vacation Experience For a Chance to Win One of 12 Four-day, Three-night All-inclusive Vacations for Two At a Velas Resort in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Riviera Maya.
Dec 03

Book by Dec. 31 & Receive 2 for 1 Kids Special at Luxury All-Inclusive Velas Resorts

Pay For One Child's All-Inclusive Stay and Get Second Child Free in 2011
Oct 26

The 9th Annual Vallarta Golf Cup Returns to Puerto Vallarta

Value-packed Packages for Golfers & Non-golfers Alike at Velas Vallarta, Casa Velas & Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
Dec 15

Mexico's Velas Resorts in Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta Earn Five and Four 2010 AAA Diamond Awards

Two Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Restaurants, Lucca and Piaf, Take Home AAA Four-Diamond Award for Fine Dining
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