Grand Velas Riviera Maya

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Sep 24

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

Riviera Maya, Mexico (October 2, 2015)
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, Family or Grand Class suites at Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit. Made in Leon, Mexico, the sunhats are 100% cotton and coated with resins and enamels, giving the hat a wavy style while also increasing its durability. Available in a variety of colors, including black, pink, purple, blue, beige and brown, the hats are for use at the resorts and then to take home as a keepsake of a sun-kissed stay. The sunhats are provided complimentary for guests booking a 1,300+ sq. ft. Grand Class, 3,000 sq. ft. Family or 3,900+ sq. ft. Presidential suite at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit or Grand Velas Riviera Maya. The sunhats are also available for guests to purchase in the resort boutiques for $60.
Rates start at $560 at Grand Velas Riviera Maya and $449 at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. Rates are per person per night and are based on double occupancy. Grand Velas Resort's all-inclusive rate includes luxury suite accommodations, a la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, fitness center, nightly entertainment and more. For reservations or more information on Grand Velas Resorts, call 1-888-407-4869 or visit
Grand Velas Riviera Maya

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.