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Mindful Macrame: Grand Velas Riviera Maya Launches New Spa Atelier Workshop
Riviera Maya, Mexico (April 15, 2019) - Se Spa at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya has launched a new Spa Atelier workshop focused on the art of macramé. Helping guests achieve inner wellness and peace, the 60-min knotting session will teach guests to make a wall hanger. While crafting, participants will be treated to a Blue Spirulina Lemonade. The drink is a good source of protein, Vitamin B and iron and features additional benefits like improving digestion and removing toxins from the body. The Mindful Macrame Workshop at Grand Velas Riviera Maya is held every Thursday, April 15 through September, for small groups of 3 - 6 people. The class costs $48 USD per person.
All Spa Atelier workshops are inspired by local Mexican culture and based upon the principles of ancient Ayurvedic medicine that center around self-discovery. The Spa Atelier program at Grand Velas Riviera Maya also consists of an Energy Bites Superfood Workshop and Mandala meditation while its Los Cabos counterpart offers tea discovery, DIY body scrubs based on one's Dosha and a Natura Bissé Facial Masterclass.
Nightly resort rates start at $434 USD. Rates are per person based on double occupancy and include à la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, luxury suite accommodations, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, fitness center, taxes, gratuity and more. For reservations or additional information, call 1-888-407-4869, or visit https://rivieramaya.
About Grand Velas Riviera Maya:
The AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya is an ultra-luxury all-inclusive resort set on 206 acres of pristine jungle and mangroves and with the finest white sand beach in the Riviera Maya. Guests can choose accommodations among oceanfront, ocean view and a Zen-like tropical setting, embraced by the flora and fauna of the Yucatan Peninsula's jungle. All 539 designer-like suites are exceptionally spacious, more than 1,100 square feet each, all with balconies, and some with private plunge pools. All feature fully stocked mini bars, L'Occitane amenities, artisanal mezcal, and Nespresso coffee machines. Bathrooms deserve special mention with walk in glass shower, deep soaking Jacuzzi tubs and marble interior. Eight restaurants, including five gourmet offerings, present a tour through Mexico, Europe and Asia. Cocina de Autor, at the hands of world-renowned celebrity chefs Bruno Oteiza and Mikel Alonso, holds the AAA Five Diamond Award, the first all-inclusive restaurant in the world to win this prestigious distinction. Se Spa is the region's largest spa sanctuary at more than 90,000 square feet, known for its authentic Mexican treatments, offerings from around world and signature seven-step water journey. Other features include 24-hour Personal Concierge; 24/7 in-suite service; three swimming pools; two fitness centers; water sports; innovative Kids' Clubs and Teens' Club; baby concierge; Karaoke Bar; Koi Bar; Piano Bar, and business center. The resort offers more than 91,000 square feet of meeting space and outdoor areas for events inclusive of a 31,000-square-foot Convention Center, able to accommodate up to 2,700 guests. The resort has won numerous awards from Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and several other magazines and major companies worldwide, including Virtuoso's Best Spa and TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame. A member of the Virtuoso Hotels & Resorts Program, Grand Velas Riviera Maya was built and is operated by Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Velas Resorts, with brother Juan Vela, vice president of Velas Resorts, by his side. For reservations or additional information, call 1-888-407-4869, or visit https://rivieramaya.