Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto and Alaska Airlines Expand Flight Options in Time for Valentine's Day

“Million-Star” Resort Experiencing Increased Tourism to Baja Peninsula

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Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto

With an expanded flight schedule from Alaska Airlines, we are excited about the flexibility and ease that daily service provides to our guests. - Owen Perry, owner and president, Villa Group

Islands of Loreto, Baja, Mexico (PRWEB) January 31, 2014

Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, the newest member of Villa Group Resorts, today announced that travelers will have even more access to the Islands of Loreto when Alaska Airlines expands flight options by increasing the flight schedule from four days a week to daily flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the Islands of Loreto beginning February 7, 2014, just in time for a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway.

Nestled in the majestic Sierra de la Giganta mountain range and situated on one of the most pristine coastlines in the world along the Sea of Cortez, Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is growing in popularity with travelers looking for a perfect mix of rest and relaxation and outdoor adventure. The new flights to and from the Islands of Loreto will further contribute to increased tourism in the area, offering guests more options to plan their Baja getaway.

In addition to increased flexibility, the new Alaska Airlines flights are timed to help travelers make seamless and easy connections. Flights out of Los Angeles International Airport depart at 9:50 a.m. and arrive at Loreto International Airport at 1:03 p.m., and return flights out of Loreto International Airport depart at 1:50 p.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at 3:20 p.m.

To give travelers the ultimate vacation, Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto has also created a series of four day/three night air-inclusive packages with air travel provided by Alaska Airlines, including eco adventure, “Baja Best Fishing,” and Spa Indulgence packages. Subject to availability, promotional air-inclusive packages start at just $879 per person, based on double occupancy, plus taxes. Details are available by calling toll free to 866-209-0726.

These dedicated packages include airfare provided by Alaska Airlines to the Islands of Loreto via Los Angeles International Airport and originating in multiple destinations including Seattle; Portland; Vancouver, B.C.; the San Francisco Bay Area and the Los Angeles area.

“With an expanded flight schedule from Alaska Airlines, we are excited about the flexibility and ease that daily service provides to our guests,” said Owen Perry, owner and president of Villa Group. “We are thrilled to have partners like Alaska Airlines who share our commitment to the region and the community, and can clearly see that the interest in the Islands of Loreto as a thriving destination is continuing to grow. We look forward to continued tourism in the region, and for a new set of travelers to discover the paradise that is Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto.”

The resort is growing in appeal to adventurous travelers, offering SCUBA diving, snorkeling, hiking, paddle boarding and mountain biking. Expanded offerings for thrill seekers include sport fishing aboard Mad Dash, the resort’s new Luhrs 320 Tournament boat, glamping (or “glamorous camping”) in luxury beachfront Danzante Bungalows, island tours in 20-passenger inflatable APEX boats, and kayaking in clear-bottom kayaks.

Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is equally popular with travelers looking for a relaxed pace with all the options and amenities they have come to expect from a vacation in Mexico, including the innovative Sabila Spa and Wellness Center, themed nights, five swimming pools and delectable dining choices at The Market Restaurant, Casa Mia and the fine-dining Danzante Restaurant.

With more than 100 miles of coastline, 300 sunny days a year and year-round surface temperatures averaging in the 80s, the Islands of Loreto is a vacation-lover’s paradise, known for its quiet beaches, scenic vistas, rich history and astounding natural habitats.

To learn more about Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto and its Alaska Airlines packages, or to book, contact your preferred travel professional, visit or call 866.209.0726 from the U.S. or 855.440.5590 from Canada.

About Villa Del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto

Baja’s First Million Star Resort
Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto is a self-contained destination resort on the Sea of Cortez, off the eastern coast of the Baja peninsula overlooking Danzante Island (one of five in the region). It features 181 new, spacious, beautifully appointed Deluxe Ocean View, one, two and three bedroom Suites with balcony or terrace, stunning ocean views, mountain views, outstanding restaurants, an attentive English-speaking staff, five swimming pools, a 39,000 square feet Spa, two tennis courts , beautiful beaches and a mild and warm climate year-round. The New York Times lists Loreto in its Top Ten Places to go in 2011. The travel article featuring The Islands of Loreto, Baja California Sur, Mexico ranked first among readers.

Guests can enjoy scuba and snorkeling tours in the protected Marine Park within the five prominent Islands of Loreto, horseback riding, swimming, world-class fishing (catch a Dorado and bring it home to have a Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto chef prepare it for you), paddle boarding, kayaking, whale watching and mountain biking. With complimentary shuttle service, guests can explore the historic town at the Islands of Loreto and visit the 1697 mission that made the town famous. The area is also known for its wildlife, including the 900 species of fish off the coast and in an area that has been declared a World Heritage Site. Hotel perks include a spa and fitness center, massages, salsa dance lessons and movie nights for children.



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    Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto
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