innovative takes on traditional Thanksgiving menus this month
Miami, FL (PRWEB) November 06, 2012
Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Nayarit and Riviera Maya feature innovative takes on traditional Thanksgiving menus this month at their family friendly all-inclusive Mexican resorts. The resorts’ packages also includes $50 USD credit for the Boutique and shared round-trip airport transportation (airport to hotel at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit) starting at $345 USD per person per night in double occupancy at Grand Velas Riviera Maya and $309 USD at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. Two complimentary minors under 12 years old and 50% discount on minors 13 to 16 years old is offered at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. These package offerings are in addition to Velas Resort’s all-inclusive rate, which includes a la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, fitness center, family entertainment and more. For reservations call 1-877-418-2963 or e-mail reservations(at)velasresorts(dot)com.
At the resorts’ oceanfront restaurants- Bistro at Grand Velas Riviera Maya and Azul at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, chefs entice hotel guests with a Thanksgiving menu, offered on November 22nd, which includes: a baby mix of tender leaves flavored with hazelnut oil, smoked shrimp, fresh herb croutons, marinated avocado pearls; cream of sweet corn served with garlic Portobello mushrooms; traditional roasted turkey sliced in tableside with cranberry sauce, stuffed ground meat, sweet potato puree, brussel sprouts; and pumpkin pie served with raspberry ice cream in a filo pastry basket.
About Grand Velas Riviera Maya:
Featured in Forbes’ roundup of the 10 Coolest All-Inclusive Resorts, 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. This Leading Hotels of the World designated resort is the preeminent one of its class boasting 491 suites, each more than 1,000 square-feet, in three separate ambiances-- premium ocean-front Grand Class Suites with terrace plunge pools for families with children 12 and up, family-friendly ocean-view Ambassador Suites and Zen Grand Suites embraced by the flora and fauna of the Yucatan Peninsula’s jungle. The resort presents a gastronomic tour of the Yucatan, Europe and Asia offering seven restaurants with world-class chefs from France, Spain and Mexico; dedicated butler service for each guest, and the region’s largest spa sanctuary at over 89,000 square-feet specializing in signature treatments inspired by ancient cultures from around the world. The spa was named “Best Spa" in the world by Virtuoso and also earned a SpaFinder Readers’ Choice Award. The resort was designed by lauded Mexican architecture firm Elias and Elias and features the sleek and modish interiors that fuse the serenity of the Caribbean with the vibrancy of Yucatan cultures.
About Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit:
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 60 spa treatments, gym and exercise room, spa boutique and beauty salon. 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. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit has received numerous accolades within the industry, including most recently as one of Forbes’ 10 Coolest All-Inclusive Resorts.
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