Thursday, February 18, 2016

Mexico’s Velas Resorts Unveils New Wedding Deals for 2016 & 2017

Complimentary Nights, Anniversary Certificates,

Savings on Ceremony and Reception Fees, Suite Upgrades & More Included
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (February 3, 2016) - Couples tying the knot at Mexico’s four “Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” Velas Resorts in 2016 and 2017 enjoy a variety of new wedding promotions to ring in the new year, such as complimentary ceremonies, suite upgrades, weekday wedding savings and more. Promotions are valid at Puerto Vallarta’s Casa Velas and Velas Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit’s Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, and Riviera Maya’s Grand Velas Riviera Maya.


Those wishing to be wed at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit or adults-only Casa Velas enjoy weekday savings and upgrades for weddings held Monday through Thursday. The weekday wedding special includes one complimentary suite for every eight suites booked; a symbolic wedding ceremony; suite upgrade for the newlyweds and their parents; reduced reception site fees; complimentary cocktail hour; and a special price on contracted wedding packages.


Sister property the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya on Mexico’s Caribbean coast treats couples to one complimentary suite for every 10 suites booked; upgraded suite for the bride and groom; a semi-private dinner at one of the resort’s award-winning restaurants; $50 USD spa credit per adult per night; certified wedding coordinator; personalized welcome VIP amenity; and personalized group check-in with a signature welcome beverage and three-minute back massage.


Couples booking a reservation of 30 suites for two nights at Velas Vallarta receive an elaborate beachfront wedding complimentary. The couple will also receive wedding coordinator services; a menu tasting for two; private group check-in; signature welcome beverage; ceremony décor; sparkling wine toast and location, décor and table decorations for the reception party. The bride and groom’s also have their choice of four-course meal or buffet; four-hour international bar; dance floor; and complimentary suite for the wedding couple with a bottle of wine and strawberries to enjoy on their wedding night.


As an added bonus, all couples saying “I do” at any of the Velas Resorts are invited to return to Mexico for a special one-year anniversary celebration at the adults-only Casa Velas with their fourth night free.


The weekday wedding special at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit and Casa Velas requires a booking of 10 rooms for a minimum of two nights. The wedding promotion at Grand Velas Riviera Maya requires a booking of 10 rooms with a minimum of two nights. The gratis wedding at Velas Vallarta requires a booking of 30 double suites for a minimum of two nights. All promotions are subject to availability. Blackout dates apply. For more information on Velas Resorts Weddings or to make a reservation, please call 1-866-868-0922 or visit

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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Mexico Weddings: Karisma Offers Air Credit Promotion for Brides and Grooms

Karisma Hotels & Resorts has launched a new promotion, the Bride & Groom $1,000 Air Credit Promotion. The new package includes the Memorable Moments Signature Wedding Collection, Bride’s Dress Rehearsals, and Romance Rendezvous Experience with Romance Maître. The new promotion also provides a $1,000 air credit for the couple and is valid on new bookings through March 31, 2016 for travel from August 2016 to December 22, 2017. The offer is good at El Dorado Royale, El Dorado Casitas Royale, El Dorado Seaside Suites, El Dorado Maroma, Azul Beach Hotel, Azul Sensatori Hotel and Generations Riviera Maya by Karisma. Agents should know know that the air credit is combinable with GREWPS and includes a 21 percent commission. There is also EBB for groups of 10 rooms or more with a minimum three-night stay. Blackout dates apply. The promo code is 1000.

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Couples’ Initials Specially Sculpted in Sand on Mexico’s Shores for Weddings

At “Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” Velas Resorts
Hand-Crafted in Sand for Unique Piece of Décor at Beachfront Wedding
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (May 22, 2015) – The “Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” Velas Resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit introduce its new personalized amenity for weddings, a couple’s initials hand-sculpted in Mexico’s sand. Groups can now send their initials or personalized saying to any of the four Velas Resorts – which include Casa Velas, Grand Velas Riviera Maya, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, and Velas Vallarta - prior to their destination wedding and arrive to see their design hand-crafted in the sand. Up-lit sculptures are the ideal accompaniment to nighttime cocktail hours and beach weddings. The sculptures start at $1000 for 6.5 ft. X 6.4 ft. and must be coordinated in advance.
Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences for meetings and incentives, Velas Resorts offer spacious luxury accommodations, world-class spas, a la carte gourmet cuisine at a selection of specialty restaurants, and an indefinable hospitality experience. For more information on Velas Resorts Weddings or to make a reservation, please call 1-866-868-0922 or visit
About Velas Weddings:
Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences for destination weddings, Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit have earned 26 AAA Diamond ratings and numerous other international awards. The resorts are Casa Velas, a boutique adults-only hotel and ocean club located on the Marina Vallarta Golf Course; Velas Vallarta, an all-suite resort located on 10 acres of oceanfront; and AAA Five Diamond Award recipients Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit on the Banderas Bay and Grand Velas Riviera Maya, with both jungle and beach settings. Velas Resorts offer a variety of venues and vistas for weddings of any size and generous wedding packages that include romantic extras such as an aromatherapy couples massage and candlelit dinners.
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Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Mayan Weddings at Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Grand Velas Riviera Maya now offers a Mayan wedding ceremony for couples interested in authentic wedding experiences on Mexico’s Caribbean coast. The Mayan culture-infused wedding ceremony features sacred blessings from a Shaman, an ocean ritual, a Mayan song and instrument ceremony and more.
Mayan Weddings in the Riviera Maya
Clients have the chance to experience Riviera Maya’s oldest spiritual way of life with an intimate and unique ceremony on the beach or amongst the resort’s jungle setting.

A highlight of the Mayan ceremony is the Shaman’s blessing and union of the couple’s Tzolkins, the Mayan version of a horoscope calculated using each person’s name and date of birth to determine their individual potential and true vocation.

Mayan wedding ceremonies at Grand Velas Riviera Maya start at $450 for two people. The rate does not include hotel stay. Reservations must be made by March 31 and events may be held up to July 30, 2014.


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