Wednesday, March 26, 2014

UPDATED : Excellence Group, FINEST RESORTS

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Five star-rated Caribbean luxury hotels and resorts, Excellence Group, announces Finest Resorts, its first property to be Finest Playa Mujeres located among the stunning white powder sands and turquoise waters of Playa Mujeres, Mexico. Finest Resorts is the long-awaited third brand from Excellence Group, which currently owns and operates Excellence Resorts and Beloved Hotels.
Finest Playa Mujeres will offer the same level of luxury and comfort as the highly recognized and awarded Excellence Resorts and Beloved Hotels, but will welcome and accommodate guests of all ages, including couples, mid-size groups and families, without any age restrictions. As with Excellence Resorts and Beloved Hotels, Finest Playa Mujeres will provide an idyllic backdrop for destination weddings. Finest Playa Mujeres is expected to open in winter 2015.
Guests of the soon-to-be completed Finest Playa Mujeres can expect exclusive service in a modern setting that is aimed to inspire and surprise guests with a vacation destination that invokes an experience full of the passion, freedom, joy and prestige that Excellence Group Luxury Hotels & Resorts is synonymous with.
Finest Playa Mujeres will offer a seamless and impressive aesthetic comprised of modern spacious elegance, privacy, glamour, with Mexican spirit in the attentive details.
“Finest Playa Mujeres will offer a beautiful respite where couples, families, and groups can get away to celebrate and enjoy time together. It is a place that both stimulates the senses, yet relaxes the mind as time unfolds and balance returns,” expresses Alejandro Lazcano, Marketing Director of Excellence Group Luxury Hotels & Resorts. “Guest will revel in the simplicity of exquisite moments, and experience life done beautifully.”
Finest Playa Mujeres will feature 450 finely appointed guest suites, the exclusive Excellence Club for adults 18+ to enjoy, Finest Club for guest of all ages, nine irresistible all-inclusive international dining options, 10 swimming pools, a state-of-the-art fitness center with cardio conditioning equipment, elegant and spacious meeting facilities, full concierge services, among other high-end amenities.
Guests will discover ONE Spa and hydrotherapy circuit facilities where pampered relaxation and renewal are delivered through the healing traditions of ancient cultures from around the world. Nurture the body, mind and soul, and reconnect with your inner self.
“At Finest Resorts, you can expect the same level of comfort, luxury and impeccable service as Excellence Resorts and Beloved Hotels. The only difference in concept will be couples, groups and families harmonically coexisting with amenities, activities and guest suites that are designed especially for them,” continues Lazcano.
Just as with the brand-new property, Excellence Group continuously strives to live up to its name with ongoing improvements to its existing properties.
Excellence Punta Cana recently completed a renovation of all guest rooms, adding four additional honeymoon suites with rooftop with private deck and plunge pool, making a total of ten honeymoon suites to this property. The property also added a brand new Spanish Tapas restaurant, a 9th a la carte option for dining at Excellence Punta Cana. Enhancement to the terraces on swim-up suites at the Excellence Club were also made.
Excellence Riviera Cancun has increased capacity at their French gourmet dining restaurant and redecorated it’s Asian, fine Italian and Mediterranean restaurants. All Excellence Resorts properties now offer Nespresso coffee machines in all Club rooms, as well as take away wood oven pizza, and paddle boarding.
Beloved’s boutique hotel now offers Nespresso coffee machines in all rooms, a separate menu for children at all restaurants and meal times, and a juice bar with crepes and waffles.
Details About THE FINEST:

Facilities

  • Finest Playa Mujeres will feature 450 finely appointed guest suites
  • Excellence Club rooms will be exclusively reserved for adults (18+)
  • Finest Club rooms offer amazing luxuries for guest of all ages
  • Nine irresistible all inclusive international dining options
  • 10 swimming pools
  • A state‐of‐the‐art fitness centre with cardio conditioning equipment
  • Elegant and spacious meeting facilities
  • Full concierge services,
  • Other high-end amenities

24-hour All Inclusive Service

  • Special Welcome Cocktail and cool towel
  • Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks each day
  • 8 à la carte and 1 buffet options for dinner
  • 2 à la carte lunch options, 1 buffet and 1 beach snack grill
  • Takeaway wood oven pizza
  • 13 bars
  • Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks
  • Unlimited international premium and domestic alcoholic beverages
  • 24 hour room service
  • Pool and beach waiter service
  • 12 swimming pools (4 heated in winter in the Club areas)
  • 13 outdoor hot water Jacuzzis (3 of them in Excellence Club section)
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Daily activities
  • Nightly shows
  • Tennis clinics
  • Fully equipped fitness centre
  • 2 Wedding gazebo and events plaza
  • Free wireless internet
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Pool Areas

A total of 10 swimming pools plus a children pool with playground and a baby’s pool (4 of them heated in winter), with a collective expanse of 35,000 sq ft to provide you with privacy and a variety of bathing options throughout the resort grounds. 13 independent hot water Jacuzzis right next to the pools (3 of them in the Club areas). All suites on the ground floor enjoy either a pool connecting to the main pool or a 150 sq ft pool.

Fitness Center And Cardio Conditioning Facility

When you’re ready for a workout, a comprehensive 3,500 sq ft on-site gym brings you a full range of exercise equipment and classes. Their deluxe exercise facility offers state‐of‐the‐art cardio equipment including treadmills, crossover, movement and step machines, and a fitness trail that provides a scenic, tropical route for walkers and joggers.

Children’s Facilities

  • Family Suites featuring a separate bedroom with 2 beds
  • Junior Suites with a 150 sq ft pool.
  • Connecting rooms featuring an additional hall between the 2 Suites.
  • A children&resquo;s pool with integrated playground
  • A babies and toddlers pool
  • Children’s playground
  • Fountains playground
  • Lake with water activities
  • 3 indoor pavilions by ages: babies and toddlers, children and teenagers. Mini theater. Mini Spa. Food and beverage stations at kids plaza.

Beach, Land And Water Activities

  • Kayaks
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Paddle board
  • Deep-sea fishing
  • Private yacht excursions
  • Introductory scuba lessons
  • Scuba diving with instruction
  • Aerobics and Water Aerobics
  • Water polo
  • Fitness
  • Yoga
  • Jogging
  • Spanish lessons
  • Dancing lessons
  • Cooking lessons
  • A library
  • Theme nights
  • Beach volleyball
  • Beach football
  • Tennis
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Bicycles
  • Table tennis
  • Darts
  • Board games
  • Archery
  • Air rifle shooting
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Bath House Hydrotherapy Area

  • Hydrotherapy pool
  • Swan and waterfall high-pressure water hoses
  • Bubble massage lounger
  • temperature contrast walk
  • double massage beds
  • swan water hoses
  • Cold-plunge pool












Spa Facilities

  • Spa concierge desk
  • Fresh fruit and drinks bar
  • Full spa amenities
  • Bathrobe, towel and sandal service
  • Dressing Rooms and Showers
  • Spa boutique with prestigious spa items
  • Fully equipped Fitness Centre
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Treatment Rooms

  • Relaxation Area
  • 2 Spa Suites
  • Private welcome area
  • Hydrotherapy tub
  • Shower
  • Treatment room
  • Terrace with view 12 indoor treatment rooms
  • 2 facial rooms 
  • Swedish saunas
  • steam bath, cool water fountain
  • Ice-treatment room
  • Sensations shower
  • Scottish shower
  • Cuban shower
  • Tropical rain showers


The Dining Options:

  • Mexican restaurant, à la carte dinner
  • Oriental restaurant with Teppanyaki and Tatami stations, serving à la carte dinner
  • French cuisine for à la carte dinner only for adults
  • Tapas restaurant: dinner restaurant specializing in pairing gourmet tasting menus with a variety of fine wines
  • Steakhouse restaurant, a la carte dinner
  • Lobster restaurant: provides breakfast à la carte, snack and grill specialties à la carte for lunch and lobster specialties for à la carte dinner
  • The Trattoria: Casual à la carte lunch and Italian specialties for à la carte dinner
  • Bistro restaurant at Excellence Club
  • Beach snack grill for lunch
  • Takeaway wood oven pizza
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffeehouse
  • Sports bar
  • Swim-up pool bar
  • Beach sand bar
  • 1 pool bar at the Excellence Club
  • 1 pool bar at the Finest Club
  • Piano bar
  • Theater bar
  • Cigar lounge
  • Pool bar by the Spa
  • Chill-out lounge
  • Bar on the main square
The Accommodation Options:

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Junior Suite Spa Or Pool View

  • The spacious Junior Suites (800 sq ft) are King or two Double beds
  • Extra-wide sofa bed
  • Expansive private balcony or terrace with comfortable lounge furniture
  • Over-sized Jacuzzi for two
  • Full bathrooms including a rain shower for two, separate water closet and double vanities 
    equipped with hair dryer, scale, vanity mirror, VIP toiletries and wireless phone
  • Bathrobe and slippers for use during your stay
  • Interactive media 46” flat-screen TV
  • Air conditioning with in-room climate control
  • Direct-dial telephone
  • Free wireless Internet
  • Radio / alarm clock
  • Electronic in-room safe (laptop size)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Stocked mini bar with beer, juices, soft drinks, water and snacks
  • In-room premium liquor and wine bottle selection
  • 24-hour room service
  • Service box for room service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pillow menu
  • Turn-down service and hotel stationery
  • Concierge service from 7am through 11pm
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Pool Junior Swim-up Suite

  • Perfect for couples or families with children with swimming skills
  • All amenities and size as per Junior Suite Spa or Pool View but located on the ground floor
  • Offers a private pool with direct access to building’s main pool
  • Furnished terrace with a lounge bed, 2 sun beds and private garden
  • King Bed
  • Due to direct access to the pool, not recommended for younger children
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Pool Junior Suite

  • The 1.600 sq ft pool suites are perfect for families looking for a private pool and garden
  • All amenities as the Junior Suite Spa or Pool View but located on the ground floor
  • Offers a private 140 sq ft pool, furnished terrace, lounge bed, 2 sun beds,  private garden
  • King Bed
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Family Suite

  • The 950 sq ft family suites are perfect for families looking for a separate bedroom for the children.
  • All amenities as per Junior Suite, featuring a separate bedroom with 2 individual beds
  • King Bed and two individual beds in the children’ bedroom
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 3 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant

Pool Family Suite


  • King Bed and two individual beds in the children’ bedroom
  • The 1.750 sq ft Pool Family Suites are a perfect option for families looking for a separate bedroom
     for the children and a private pool with garden.
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 3 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant

Two-story Rooftop Terrace Suite With Plunge Pool

  • The romantic Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suites offers 1.600 sq ft divided in two floors (800 sq. ft each)
  • Private Rooftop terrace
  • Plunge Pool
  • Comfortable lounge furniture
  • King bed
  • Due to the stairs to the second floor, not recommended for children
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant
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Finest Club

  • Private check-in & check-out
  • Late check-out & early check-in (subject to availability)
  • Concierge desk (7am to 11pm)
  • Private lounge (7am to 11pm) with concierge service, smart buffets and bar service
  • Private Pool Bar
  • VIP toiletries
  • Upgraded minibar and room service menu
  • 1 independent Jacuzzi (hot water) at the pool area
  • Private beach area
  • Complimentary newspaper in room every day
  • Complimentary beach bag for use during your stay
  • Shoe shine service
  • Daily fruit and petit fours in room
  • Fresh flowers and sparkling wine in room upon arrival
  • Upgraded in-room premium liquor and wine bottle selection
  • Nespresso machine
  • Room Service Express 
  • One Aqua Wellness treatment per person per stay. 
  • All suites at Finest Club feature an extra-wide sofa bed

Finest Club Junior Suite Ocean Front

  • The Finest Club Junior Suites are 800 sq ft and offer impressive ocean front views
  • Features all the Finest Club services and amenities 
  • King or two double beds
  • Perfect for couples and families looking for higher comfort and luxury
  • Provides the best Caribbean Sea views
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Finest Club Pool Junior Swim-up Suite

  • Same as the pool swim-up suite, but located in front of the beach at the Finest Club
  • King bed
  • Due to direct access to the pool, not recommended for younger children
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Finest Club Family Suite

  • Same as the family suite, but located in front of the beach at the Finest Club
  • King bed
  • Two individual beds in the children’ bedroom
  • Perfect for families looking for a separate bedroom for the children
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 3 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant

Finest Club Two-story Rooftop Terrace Suite With Plunge Pool


  • Private Rooftop terrace
  •  1.600 sq ft divided in two floors (800 sq. ft each.)
  • Plunge Pool
  • Comfortable lounge furniture
  • King bed
  • Due to the stairs to the second floor, not recommended for children
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Imperial Suite With Pool

  • In room Check in & Check out
  • Butler Service for luggage
  • Laptop
  • Cellular and iPad available for the used during stay
  • One Special Jacuzzi decoration per stay
  • One private Wine Cellar dinner per stay
  • Barman service at the suite
  • Day pass to other Excellence Group Hotels & Resorts properties, transportation included
  • Unlimited access to Aqua wellness Spa circuit during stay
  • In suite Spa amenities and Express ironing (1 outfit per person/stay)
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Imperial Suite Two-story Rooftop Terrace With Plunge Pool

  • In room Check in & Check out
  • Butler Service for luggage
  • Laptop
  • Cellular and iPad available for the used during stay
  • One Special Jacuzzi decoration per stay
  • One private Wine Cellar dinner per stay
  • Barman service at the suite
  • Day pass to other Excellence Group Hotels & Resorts properties, transportation included
  • Unlimited access to Aqua wellness Spa circuit during stay
  • In suite Spa amenities
  • Express ironing (1 outfit per person/stay)
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults, 2 Children, and 1 Infant, or 3 Adults, 1 Child, and 1 Infant

Excellence Club

  • Private check-in & check-out
  • Late check-out & early check-in (subject to availability)
  • Concierge desk (7am to 11pm)
  • Private lounge (7am to 11pm) with concierge service, smart buffets and bar service
  • Private Bistro restaurant for three meals at Lounge
  • Private Bar at Lounge
  • Private Pool Bar
  • VIP toiletries
  • Upgraded minibar and room service menu
  • 2 independent Jacuzzis (hot water) at the pool area
  • Private beach area
  • Complimentary newspaper in room every day
  • Complimentary beach bag for use during your stay
  • Shoe shine service
  • Daily fruit and petit fours in room
  • Fresh flowers and sparkling wine in room upon arrival
  • Upgraded in-room premium liquor and wine bottle selection
  • Nespresso machine
  • Room Service Express
  • One Aqua Wellness treatment per person per stay

Excellence Club Junior Suite Ocean Front

  • The adults only Excellence Club Junior Suites are 800 sq ft
  • Impressive ocean front views
  • All services and amenities from the Excellence Club
  • All amenities from Junior Suite Spa or Pool View
  • Perfect for couples looking for extra services, amenities and best Caribbean Sea views
  • King bed
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults

Excellence Club Pool Junior Swim-up Suite

  • Same as the pool swim-up suite, but located in front of the beach at the adults only Excellence Club
  • King bed
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults

Excellence Club Two-story Rooftop Terrace Suite With Plunge Pool

  • 1.600 sq ft divided in two floors (800 sq. ft each.)
  • Private Rooftop terrace
  • Plunge Pool
  • Comfortable lounge furniture
  • King bed.
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults

Imperial Suite With Pool

  • In room Check in & Check out
  • Butler Service for luggage
  • Laptop
  • Cellular and iPad available for use during stay
  • One Special Jacuzzi decoration per stay
  • One private Wine Cellar dinner per stay
  • Barman service at the suite (these services need to be scheduled with concierge 24 hours in advance)
  • Day pass to other Excellence Group Hotels & Resorts properties with transportation included
  • Unlimited access to Aqua wellness Spa circuit during stay
  • In‐suite Spa amenities and Express ironing (1 outfit per person/stay)
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults

Imperial Suite Two-story Rooftop Terrace With Plunge Pool

  • In room Check in & Check out
  • Butler Service for luggage
  • Laptop
  • Cellular and iPad available for the used during stay
  • One Special Jacuzzi decoration per stay
  • One private Wine Cellar dinner per stay
  • Barman service at the suite (these services need to be scheduled with concierge 24 hours in advance)
  • Day pass to other Excellence Group Hotels & Resorts properties with transportation included
  • Unlimited access to Aqua wellness Spa circuit during stay
  • In suite Spa amenities and Express ironing (1 outfit per person/stay)
  • Maximum Occupancy is 2 Adults










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