LOS CABOS, Mexico, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vistana™ Signature Experiences, owner and operator of Westin Vacation Club resorts and an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), today announced the grand opening of The Westin Los Cabos Resort Villas & Spa. The highly anticipated oceanfront resort has completed an extensive renovation in the once-again thriving southern end of Baja California.
"The Westin in Los Cabos has charmed guests for years and we're thrilled to reintroduce this iconic landmark to the local community and global travelers," said Steve Williams, chief commercial officer, Vistana Signature Experiences. "This stunning property is an exciting addition to our portfolio of Westin Vacation Club villa resorts, and we look forward to providing vacationers another enticing option in one of Mexico's most preferred settings."
Designed by renowned architect Javier Sordo Madaleno, the resort has transformed its 243 guest rooms and suites into 147 stylish villas. The resort's well-appointed accommodations include studios and two-bedroom villas. Additionally, the two-bedroom premium villas and two expansive luxury suites feature private balcony Jacuzzis. Designed for extended stays, the villas are equipped with full modern kitchens, balconies, and washers and dryers.
"With the revival of Los Cabos and new energy in the destination, this is the perfect opportunity to raise the standards for well-being in the market, as only Westin® can," said Brian Povinelli, senior vice president and global brand leader, Westin Hotels & Resorts. "With the brand's unique wellness proposition for leisure travelers, from our iconic Heavenly® Bed to our energetic and nutritious SuperFoodsRX™ menu, we are proud to empower our guests to be their best selves while on the road and away from home."
The Westin Los Cabos Resort Villas & Spa has expansive spa and fitness facilities, spanning 10,000 square feet. Inspired by the colorful artwork from the Otomí people of Central Mexico, Spa Otomí offers an array of experiences for guests to soothe, revitalize and reclaim their well-being with a luxurious bathing suite, seven treatment rooms and a scenic relaxation lounge. The WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio features the finest exercise equipment from world-class brands in an open, airy and well-designed space.
The resort also offers the brand's signature RunWESTIN™ Concierge, who hosts group runs for guests and encourages runners of all levels to grab a running map with scenic routes along the beachfront and amid the local landscape. Additional amenities to keep travelers moving include multiple infinity-edge pools, tennis courts and beach volleyball. For families, the idyllic resort also introduces the Westin Family program, designed to cater to the new way modern families travel with a reinvented kids club, reimagined family experiences and more enriching branded amenities for young travelers.
Guests have a choice of many dining options, including Cocina Casera, serving regional and international cuisine; and the upscale, gourmet restaurant El Ciruelo. The resort also offers quick-service options at Mercadito and casual menus at both La Cantina Sports Bar and Coralline, located beachside. Guests can enjoy cocktails and a lighter menu oceanfront at Margaritas swim-up poolside bar. In addition, the resort provides a number of communal grilling areas and experiences such as tequila tastings and live local music.
The Westin Los Cabos Resort Villas & Spa joins the brand's growing presence in Mexico, which currently includes hotels and resorts in Mexico City, Puerto Vallarta, Guadalajara, Cozumel and two properties in Cancún. The brand will also welcome The Westin Puebla and The Westin Monterrey, both expected to open in 2018.
About Vistana Signature Experiences, Inc.
Vistana™ Signature Experiences, Inc., an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), is the exclusive provider of vacation ownership for the Sheraton® and Westin® brands under license from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, LLC and is an authorized partner of the SPG® program. More than 220,000 families own at the company's 21 villa resorts in the U.S., Mexico and the Caribbean, which operate under the Sheraton and Westin brands. Vistana offers a flexible vacation lifestyle, giving Owners and Members the ability to vacation within a collection of villa-style resorts in the best locations within the most sought-after destinations. Customers also enjoy privileged access to trade their ownership for stays at more than 1,300 hotels and resorts in nearly 100 countries through the Starwood Preferred Guest® program, one of the industry's leading loyalty programs, allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida and with over 4,300 employees in North America, Vistana continues to build on its more-than-35-year history of excellence in vacation ownership and leisure travel. For more information, please visit vistana.com.
About Westin Hotels & Resorts
Westin Hotels & Resorts, a leader in wellness and hospitality for more than a decade, empowers guests and associates to embrace well-being and be their best selves through the brand's Six Pillars of Well-Being: Sleep Well, Eat Well, Move Well, Feel Well, Work Well, and Play Well. At more than 200 hotels and resorts in nearly 40 countries and territories, guests can experience offerings that include the iconic Heavenly Bed, RunWESTIN and Westin Gear Lending with New Balance, delicious and nutritious SuperFoodsRx™ and more. To learn more, visit www.westin.com. Stay connected to Westin: @westin on Twitter and Instagram and facebook.com/Westin.
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