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Megan Sterritt
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May 26

Velas Resorts Named Among Best of the Best Resorts in the World In TripAdvisor’s 2023 Travelers’ Choice Awards


Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (May 26, 2023) - Continuing to surpass travelers' expectations, Velas Resorts in Mexico were once again recognized among the top hotels in the world in TripAdvisor's 2023 Travelers' Choice Awards. The Grand Velas resorts in Riviera Maya, Riviera Nayarit, and Los Cabos were honored among the Best Luxury Hotels and All-inclusive Resorts in Mexico. In the former category, Grand Velas Los Cabos was #1 and also included among the Top Luxury Hotels and Top All Inclusive Resorts in the World. Casa Velas, the collection's adults only property, was also  noted among the Top All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico.  Achieving TripAdvisor's highest honor among the top 1% of hotels worldwide, Grand Velas and Casa Velas were certified 2023 Travelers' Choice Best of the Best.

The ongoing success of Velas Resorts can be attributed to its quality driven approach. The resorts are dedicated to offering unparalleled experiences and exclusive access to innovative amenities, services, and facilities. 

"Our goal is always to exceed guests' expectations," said Eduardo Vela, president of Velas

esorts. "By delivering high-quality, memorable experiences, we aim to always keep our guests first. It is an honor to receive these awards knowing our guests value our service and quality."

Below is the full list of award categories and acclamations: 

Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Mexico

• Grand Velas Los Cabos - #1

• Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit - #6

• Grand Velas Riviera Maya - #19

Top 25 Hotels in Mexico

• Grand Velas Los Cabos - #3

• Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit - #11

• Grand Velas Riviera Maya - #23

Top 25 All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico

• Grand Velas Los Cabos - #4

• Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit - #8

• Grand Velas Riviera Maya - #13

• Casa Velas - #17

Top 25 All-Inclusive Resorts in the World

• Grand Velas Los Cabos - #11

Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the World

• Grand Velas Los Cabos - #15

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About Velas Resorts:

Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, and Los Cabos have earned 56 AAA Diamonds, including the prestigious Five Diamond Award. In addition to Grand Velas Los Cabos' recent receipt of the Five-Star rating from Forbes Travel Guide, the first and only all-inclusive in Mexico to earn the distinction, other esteemed international awards for services and facilities include Virtuoso's Best Family Program, Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award for spa, and TripAdvisor's Top Hotels in the World, among others. Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences, properties include Grand Velas in Los Cabos, with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort; Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, which enjoys a long stretch of pristine beach and a dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Madre mountains; and Grand Velas Riviera Maya, offering a sophisticated resort experience in the Caribbean with jungle and beach settings. In Puerto Vallarta, Velas Vallarta is a family-friendly all suites resort and spa located on Banderas Bay and Casa Velas is a boutique adults-only hotel located on the Marina Vallarta Golf Course. Casa Velas' guests have beach access at Táu Beach Club, a casual, relaxed atmosphere overlooking the ocean, with a jacuzzi, pool, delectable cuisine, and an expansive event space. Mar del Cabo, a boutique hotel on Mexico's Baja Peninsula, opened in December 2018 as its only European Plan offering. The adults-only Grand Velas Boutique Los Cabos is a new resort and concept in the all inclusive space opening in late 2023. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Velas Resorts, operates Velas Resorts with brother Juan Vela, vice president of Velas Resorts, by his side. Explore tips, recipes, lifestyle and travel trends, and the latest news about Velas Resorts on the digital mag: