Miami, FL (PRWEB) November 14, 2012
Groups that book by December 31st can choose a complimentary Theme Party with two hours of music, a 50-minute massage per person or a round of golf per person at Grand Velas Riviera Maya, the largest luxury meeting facility on Mexico’s Caribbean Coast. The Pick Your Perk Promotion (a $5,000 value!) also includes one three-night complimentary return stay certificate, a 15% discount on in-house audio/visual and one complimentary massage for a designated staff member. Nightly group rates start at $300 per person per night in double occupancy. In addition to the PYP offerings, Velas’ all-inclusive rate includes spacious luxury accommodations, a la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, fitness center, taxes and gratuities, and more. The PYP Promotion is valid for new groups of 50 or more rooms (three night minimum) that book by December 31, 2012 to travel between January 1, 2013 and December 15, 2014. Golf cart and transportation to course is additional. Groups can also choose instead to receive complimentary internet in all guest and meeting rooms. For more information on meetings at Grand Velas Riviera Maya, please call 1-866-230-7221, email jmeraz(at)grandvelas.com or visit http://rivieramaya.grandvelas.com/meetings/riviera-maya-mexico-meetings.aspx.
With the PYP Promotion, groups can choose between the Mexican Fiesta and the Black & White Gala. Both themes include two hours of Mariachi performers.
Planners looking to give their groups more extracurricular time can select to have their team play the links at the Nick Price designed 18 hole, par 71, course at the Grand Coral Golf Club.
Or, those looking to further group wellness should select a 50 minute massage per person at the resort’s spa, named “Best Spa" in the world by Virtuoso. Group attendees can select a Coffee & Cocoa Ritual, Hindu Foot & Scalp Massage, Therapeutic Velas Mayan Massage or Xtabetum-Honey Exfoliation & Massage. The treatment is accompanied by access to the relaxation and restorative facilities that comprise the resort’s award-wining Water Journey that includes seven, specially-designed water features, each with custom-designed amenities including a Clay Room, a circular glass-tile-lined steam room with a fiber-optic “star light” ceiling, an Ice Room with floor-to-ceiling window, hot-and-cold Experience Showers, and a central infinity pool with powerful massaging faucets throughout and carved-stone chaises with jets set just underneath the surface of the water on which guests recline.
About Grand Velas Riviera Maya Meetings:
The resort’s 91,547 square feet of indoor and outdoor meetings and events space offers an efficient and versatile canvas for creating scenic events and business gatherings from 10 to 3,000 guests. Two ballrooms and 30 breakout rooms give added flexibility, while beachside, pool areas and lawns that brush the jungle provide exciting variety for outdoor functions. In addition to the expansive meeting locations, the resort offers top-of-the-line audio-visual equipment, technical support, CD and DVD reproduction, secretarial and translation services, the largest lift in the area suitable for large promotional items such as a car, and a fully-equipped business center with six offices. With its convenient location to the airport, special pre- and post-group rates, and easy access to an abundance of local activities, Grand Velas is a perfect destination for a meeting and vacation all in one. The resort’s expert meetings and events team is dedicated to deliver accessible, well-equipped and exceptional meetings and events tailored to every guest need.
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.