Mexico Las Alamandas resort brings the Christmas spirit By Gay Nagle Myers / November 06, 2012 Share 1 -- Christmas is seven weeks away, and Las Alamandas resort is ready. The 17-suite boutique property, on Mexico's Pacific coast between Puerto Vallarta and Manzanillo, is hosting a Come Home for the Holidays decorating party for guests in their own suites."We provide everything for the party from ornaments and twinkling lights to Mexican hot chocolate, cookies and holiday music. Guests enjoy the decorations and the spirit of the season throughout their stay," said Isabel Goldsmith-Patino, founder and CEO.The Come Home for the Holidays amenities are complimentary and include a red poinsettia plant and a Christmas stocking that "Santa's helpers" at the resort will fill with goodies on Christmas Eve.Holiday cooking classes will be offered at the resort, featuring Mexican Christmas dishes.Holiday rates range from $561 to $2,380 per suite, per night from Dec. 19 to Jan. 2. A five-night minimum stay is required for Christmas week from Dec. 19 to Dec. 26 and a seven-night minimum stay is required from Dec. 26 to Jan. 2.In-suite facilities include large terraces and private Jacuzzis with oversize tubs.Las Alamandas is set within a private nature reserve with birds, sea turtles, gardens and hiking trails. Follow Gay Nagle Myers on Twitter @gnmtravelweekly.