Business at the beach? A long time pick for family vacations,
the Iberostar Playa Paraiso has expanded its lure to the cor-porate
markets. Reporting a successful inaugural year in 2004, Iberostar’s
state-of-the-art convention center is the newest and largest
facility of its type in the Riviera Maya region of Mexico - making
it a natural pick for both small and large gatherings.
During its brief operation, the center’s professional convention
coordinators have organized and hosted events ranging from
pharmaceutical conventions and travel industry events to weddings,
parties, corporate meetings and fundraisers. John Long, Sales and
Marketing Manager for Iberostar Hotels and Resorts Caribe, is more
than satisfied with the early success of the new conference center.
“Our guests and their meeting planners have continually expressed
satisfaction with the service, technological innovation and the
flexibility of the meeting room space,” Long noted.
The multi-use complex boasts space for meetings, conferences and
other events that can accommodate groups of ten to 1,000 attendees.
In addition, it features a fully-equipped business center that even
the most tech-savvy individual will appreciate. The center is
designed with a separate reception lobby and registration area,
private meeting rooms, a European-style espresso bar, and a
The main conference hall provides 15,683 square feet of
versatile meeting, exhibit and function space that can be divided
into as many as six separate rooms suitable for presentations,
conferences or training needs. Customized programs and
presentations can incorporate high definition projection screens,
42-inch plasma screens, video projection, closed circuit television
and internet access. Videoconferences and satellite downlinks are
After the day’s business is complete, meeting attendees can
pamper themselves with a massage, manicure or pedicure at the new
Iberostar Paraiso Lindo Spa.
The Iberostar Playa Paraiso Convention Center is located close
to four additional all-inclusive, beachfront Iberostar Resorts -
the 446-room Iberostar Paraiso Lindo, the 424room Iberostar Paraiso
Beach, the 390-room Iberostar Paraiso del Mar and the new 432-room
Iberostar Paraiso Maya. As a bonus, the facility is situated just
30 minutes from the Cancun International Airport.