By Don Douloff, March 26, 2009
The Riviera Maya’s largest luxury meeting facility has opened at Grand Velas All Suites & SPA Resort Riviera Maya.
The property features 91,457 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space, including 47,090 sq. ft. of indoor flexible space and a 1,840-sq.-ft., flexible facility providing panoramic views. The convention center can be converted into 30 breakout rooms and two spacious ballrooms, with an additional six meeting rooms and two offices. Outdoors, there are the 32,614-sq.-ft. beachside, pool and lawn areas adjoining the jungle.
Group events can be themed Tequila Night, Egypt Night, Mayan Jungle Night and Olimpio Greek Night.
On-site are 493 suites, each more than 1,000 sq. ft. and offering dedicated butler service. Feeding appetites and soothing souls are seven restaurants and a 76,000-sq.-ft. spa.