MIAMI, FL (Oct. 14, 2014) — Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), announced the affiliation of Moon Palace Jamaica Grande and Le Blanc Spa Resort in Mexico. Developed by Palace Resorts®, these luxury shared ownership properties follow Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort Nizuc, Cozumel Palace, and Isla Mujeres Palace, which joined Interval’s global network earlier this year.
“We are very pleased to expand our relationship with one of the leading developers in the all-inclusive space by adding these two exceptional resorts. Both feature deluxe accommodations, personalized service, and a wide variety of amenities for discerning guests seeking the highest caliber vacation experiences,” said Marcos Agostini, Interval’s senior vice president of resort sales and business development for Latin America. “Moon Palace Jamaica Grande will open early next year and offer our members an exciting new all-inclusive vacation option in one of the most appealing destinations in the Caribbean.”
“Our objective is to raise the bar for luxury, all-inclusive resort accommodations by providing owners and guests with outstanding hospitality in spectacular settings. Following the success of our Moon Palace property in Cancún, we are eager to expand the brand and introduce Palace Resorts to a new audience in Jamaica,” said Gibrán Chapur, executive vice president of Palace Resorts. “With its comprehensive membership benefits and high-quality exchange options, Interval has proven in a short time to be an ideal partner in helping us meet our sales and service goals.”
Palace Resorts’ newest luxury all-inclusive offering, Moon Palace Jamaica Grande, is strategically situated on the north coast of Jamaica, accessible from Montego Bay airport. Following a multi-million dollar transformation of what was formerly the iconic Sunset Jamaica Grande, the soon-to-open resort will boast more than 700 guestrooms and suites with oceanfront views of the Caribbean Sea. Moon Palace Jamaica Grande is situated on 17 acres of ivory sand on the longest stretch of private beach in Ocho Rios. Featuring aesthetics by cutting-edge designer Francois Frossard, Moon Palace Jamaica Grande will include upon completion five lavish swimming pools, multiple restaurants, a gourmet corridor, a FlowRider®, double wave simulator, Wired Teen Lounge, expansive kid’s club dubbed “The Playroom,” an ultra-chic nightclub to be called Noir, signature Awe-Spa with dedicated wellness center, and 25,000 square feet of multi-functional meeting and event space. Among the available nearby activities are dolphin swims, snorkelling, river tubing, Negril city tours, waterfall excursions and much more.
The AAA Five Diamond adults-only Le Blanc Spa Resort, consistently recognized as one of the world’s top all-inclusive resorts, is located in a secluded enclave between Nichupté Lagoon and the Caribbean Sea in Cancún, Mexico. Le Blanc Spa Resort guests are not only looking for the ultimate in relaxation and luxury, but also want to take full advantage of everything the resort has to offer. The 24-hour Le Blanc butler on each floor caters to guests’ every whim, starting with a check-in escort to elegantly appointed waterside rooms, all with views of the Caribbean Sea. This upscale resort has eight full-service restaurants, bars, and lounges offering haute cuisine and premium drinks, including Le Blanc Vintage Wine Cellar. The signature Le Blanc Spa features a unique blend of Asian and European tradition providing guests with a personal sanctuary. All-inclusive activities range from relaxing at three luxurious pools, including two infinity pools with swim-up bars, a fully equipped fitness center, nightly entertainment shows and musical performances from local groups, and select off-site tours to various historic and cultural sites.
New purchasers at these properties will be enrolled as individual members of Interval International, entitling them to a host of year-round benefits, including the opportunity to exchange their weeks for stays at other resorts in Interval’s global network.
About Palace Resorts
With eight oceanfront resorts overlooking the Caribbean Sea, Palace Resorts sets the highest standards for five-star all-inclusive vacations in Mexico and Jamaica. Offering luxurious and spacious accommodations accentuated by signature in-room double whirlpool tubs, nightly entertainment, the Caribbean’s most extravagant spas and premier Jack Nicklaus golf courses. Palace Resorts sets the stage for an exceptional experience for travelers. The unparalleled level of service and comfort found at each property makes Palace Resorts a leading provider of world-class resort vacations. For more information, visit http://www.palaceresorts.com.
About Interval International
Interval International operates membership programs for vacationers and provides value-added services to its developer clients worldwide. Based in Miami, Florida, the company has been a pioneer and innovator in serving the vacation ownership market since 1976. Today, Interval has an exchange network of nearly 2,900 resorts in more than 80 nations. Through offices in 16 countries, Interval offers high-quality products and benefits to resort clients and about 2 million families who are enrolled in various membership programs. Interval is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of membership and leisure services to the vacation industry.
Source: Interval Leisure Group
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