RESORTS launched a More for 4 promotion for travel agents,
in an effort to boost business at the Royal, a resort that opened
last month in Cancun. Under the promotion, agents will receive a
$50 bonus for booking four nights or longer by June 30, for travel
through Dec. 22. In addition, the customer will be guaranteed a
one-category upgrade. The incentive applies to bookings through
wholesalers or directly through the resort company. For information
or to book, call (800) 543-7556 or visit www.realresorts.com.mx.
MONARCH RESORTS is poised to open the Cabo Azul Resort
& Spa this summer. The property will feature 304 one- to
three-bedroom villas with fully equipped kitchens, private patios
and canopy beds as well as a 3,000-square-foot, Asian-inspired spa.
The resort will also feature several eateries, including Javiers
Cantina and Grill as well as an onsite market, deli, bakery and
Internet cafe. The property also will feature a 3,200-square-foot
wedding chapel. The resorts developers also are planning an
adjacent boutique hotel scheduled to open in early 2008. For
information, call (800) 828-4200.
HOTELS & RESORTS launched three Premium Suites at its
El Dorado Seaside Suites property in the Riviera Maya. Targeted at
couples and newlyweds who desire privacy, the 500-square-foot
suites feature private plunge pools, access to private beach beds
and private terraces. Premium Suites cost from $575 to $800 a night
per couple, including premium liquor, soft drinks and meals as well
as upgraded amenities and what Karisma describes as the propertys
best oceanfront views. To book or for information, call (866)
KARISMA or visit www.karismahotels.com.
COUPLES INTERESTED IN TYING THE KNOT and staying in one of
the new Premium Suites or at any other Karisma property might want
to consider using the services of Karismas new director of wedding
services, Faith Wishnie. In her new position, Wishnie will be
responsible for overseeing all wedding details and wedding staff
teams for Karismas five resorts. Contact her at [email protected].
IN HONOR OF
ITS 10th ANNIVERSARY, the Grand Bay Hotel Isla Navidad
Resort in Manzanillo is offering discounts throughout 2007,
depending on length of stay. The discounts will be applied to the
guests entire hotel bill, as follows: 10% off for a two- or
three-night stay; 20% off for four or five nights; and 30% off for
six nights or longer. Depending on the season, rack room rates run
from $339 to $499 a night. To book, call (800) WYNDHAM or visit www.wyndham.com.
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