Casa Velas Hotel Boutique joins the exclusive membership of The
Leading Small Hotels of the World as the only member in Puerto
Opened November 2005, Casa Velas is a deluxe all-inclusive
boutique hotel located on one of the destination's leading 18-hole
The Leading Small Hotels of the World is a branch of the larger
Leading Hotels of the World which has been representing the world's
finest hotels and resorts for more than seven decades. To be
awarded the prestigious honor of membership, applicants must first
pass a rigorous inspection, based on 1,500 criteria and reporting
on all aspects affecting guest comfort and convenience.
Spa Casa Velas was also admitted to the ranks of Leading Spas of
the World, which created the first-ever global certification
standard for spa excellence and represents five-star resort spas,
city/urban spas and destination spas worldwide.
"It's a tremendous honor to have Casa Velas, as well as Spa Casa
Velas, admitted to these very distinguished groups,” said Luis
Angarita, director general of Casa Velas Hotel Boutique. "We have a
high standard of excellence and we're proud to be recognized for it
by one of the most prestigious organizations in the world.”
The adults-only Casa Velas sitson the greens of Marina
Vallarta's 18-hole golf course, just minutes away from the beach,
with its own private beach club. Casa Velas also offers golf
privileges at two other top 18-hole golf courses designed by Jack
Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf 20 minutes away.
The hotel features 80 suites, some with private pools, and all
with Bulgari amenities. Another hotel highlight is the Wellness
Spa/Medi Holiday program, which offers an in-house nutritionist and
cardiologist for a total health assessment.
The spa also encompasses five treatment rooms, a hydrotherapy
area, a fitness gym and a beauty salon. Emiliano's a la carte
restaurant is at the hands of one of the area's leading chefs
serving Mexican and international cuisine.
Casa Velas is located five minutes from Puerto Vallarta Airport
and 15 minutes from the popular downtown area, art galleries and
"El Malecon” (the boardwalk).