Koi Sports Bar and Dancing Lounge Opens at Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Playa del Carmen, Mexico (March 19, 2014)
The "Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Grand Velas Riviera Maya has added the Koi Sports Bar and Dancing lounge, a new entertainment option to its luxury all inclusive offerings. Highlights of Koi include a Black Diamond Screen 231" HDTV 16:9 with Apple TV providing viewing of top shows and sports events. A DJ spins the latest hits for guests' listening and dancing pleasure with a dedicated dance floor. The casually elegant ambiance features indoor and outdoor seating, and comfortable seating groups for friends to meet and enjoy the wide range of frosty beers, signature cocktails and a menu of light bites.
"Natural, warm materials, comfortable textures, subdued colors and soft lighting; everything here invites relaxation and enjoyment. The fluid and versatile design elements and seating areas lend themselves to socializing, whether a couple or large group. Surrounded by bookcases and a décor that's both fitting and intimate, this spot will surely become one of the memorable meeting places of guests' visits to the resort," said Ernesto Vela, of Ernesto Vela Arquitectos.
In the Zen wing of the resort, Koi seats 140 indoors and 100 in the outdoor terrace overlooking a lush jungle setting. It is open from Tuesday through Sunday, 6 p.m. to 3 a.m. With the opening of Koi, this brings the wide variety of food and beverage offerings to eight restaurants, four bars and lounges and two swim up bars.
Koi is named for a lovely fish prized for its ornamental quality which glistens in the sun, and is often thought to symbolize good fortune.
Along with services at the Koi Sports Bar and Dancing Lounge, Grand Velas Resorts' all-inclusive rates also include suite accommodations, a la carte gourmet meals at a choice of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24 hr in-suite service, fitness center, taxes and gratuities, and more.ation ritual using seven specially-design water-based facilities to unwind before a treatment.
For more information or reservations, please call 1-888-407-4869, email[email protected], or visit www.grandvelas.com.
About Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Featured in Forbes' roundup of the 10 Coolest All-Inclusive Resorts, the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya, is also home to Cocina De Autor, the first restaurant of any all-inclusive resort to receive the coveted AAA Five Diamond Award for restaurants. The 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 adults and 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.