Grand Velas Riviera Maya

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Nov 16

Artisan Handcrafted Beach Bags New Amenity for Guests in Adults-Only Grand Class At Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya, Mexico (November 16, 2016)
Artisan Handcrafted Beach Bags No ordinary beach bags here. These, handcrafted artisanal beach bags are now offered to guests in Grand Velas Riviera Maya's Grand Class adults only suites. The bags are made by a local artisan community from white toquillo, or recycled plastic, with a colorful yarn tassel on the handle. The bags are available for use complimentary while at the resort and for purchase in the resort's boutique.
Grand Class at Grand Velas is for adults only, offering guests a private space. Its 1,300 sq. ft. suites are oceanfront offering views of the turquoise Caribbean Sea from a spacious terrace for lounging and private plunge pool. Thoughtful amenities such as whirlpool bathtubs, Nespresso machines, all-inclusive stocked minibar, artisanal tequila, and 24-hour in-room suite service complement the guest room experience while exclusive restaurants, an infinity pool and separate beach area are for adults only. Couples looking for the perfect romantic getaway can now find a bevy of new experiences, ranging from beach movies, cooking classes and stargazing to a beach picnic, the ultimate proposal and private mariachi performances.
Resort rates start at $393 per person per night based on double occupancy and include luxury suite accommodations, à la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, fitness center, taxes, gratuity and more. For more reservations or more information on Grand Velas Riviera Maya, please email, call 1-888-407-4869, or visit
Artisan Handcrafted Beach Bags

About Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Set on 206 acres of pristine jungle and mangroves and with the finest white sand beach in the Riviera Maya, the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya is an ultra-luxury all-inclusive resort. Guests can choose among three separate ambiances in this Leading Hotel of the World, including adults only oceanfront, family friendly ocean view and a Zen-like tropical setting, embraced by the flora and fauna of the Yucatan Peninsula's jungle. All 539 designer-like suites are exceptionally spacious, more than 1,100 square feet each, all with balconies, and some with private plunge pools. All feature fully stocked mini bars, plasma TVs, Wi-Fi, L'Occitane amenities, artisanal tequila, and Nespresso coffee machines. Bathrooms deserve special mention with walk in glass shower, deep soaking Jacuzzi tubs and marble interior. Eight restaurants, including five gourmet offerings, present a tour through Mexico, Europe and Asia. Cocina de Autor, at the hands of world celebrity chefs Bruno Oteiza, Mikel Alonso and Xavier Pérez Stone, holds the AAA Five Diamond Award, the first all-inclusive restaurant in the world to win this prestigious distinction. Grand Velas Spa, a Leading Spa of the World, is the region's largest spa sanctuary at more than 90,000 square feet, known for its authentic Mexican treatments, offerings from around world and signature seven-step water journey. Other features include 24-hour Personal Concierge; 24/7 in-suite service; three swimming pools; two fitness centers; water sports; innovative Kids Clubs and Teen's Club; Karaoke Bar; Koi Bar; Piano Bar, and business center. The resort offers more than 91,000 square feet of meeting space and outdoor areas for events inclusive of a 31,000-square-foot Convention Center, able to accommodate up to 2,700 guests. The resort has won numerous awards from Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and several other magazines and major companies worldwide. This year, the resort entered TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame for obtaining the Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years in addition to the Signature Spa being awarded "Best Luxury Resort Spa-The Americas" at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2014. Grand Velas Riviera Maya was built and is operated by Eduardo Vela Ruiz, majority owner, founder and President of Velas Resorts, with his brother Juan Vela, Vice President of Velas Resorts.