Islands of Loreto, Baja, Mexico (November 4, 2014) –– Instead of sweaters and scarves, pack swimsuits and sandals when you take a Mexican getaway to Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, the perfect haven to escape the winter blues.
The newest member of Villa Group Resorts is offering a Mexican Getaway package that includes a personalized yoga session, private chef, snorkeling tour and much more, when guests book now, for travel between February 14, 2015 and May 30, 2015.
Travelers can take a short nonstop flight from LAX on Alaska Airlines to the Islands of Loreto, or from Calgary, Canada aboard WestJet, with a new nonstop service beginning on February 14, 2015.
“Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is the ideal Mexican vacation,” said Owen Perry, co-owner and president, Villa Group. “Whether you’re cruising the Islands of Loreto looking for whales and dolphins, or relaxing with a margarita poolside, the adventures are endless at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto.”
The Mexican Getaway package includes a seven-night, eight-day stay in a Deluxe Suite, which features palapa-inspired ceiling fans and air conditioning, a kitchenette for snacking and a luxurious balcony with amazing views of the indigo waters of the Sea of Cortez or majestic Sierra de la Giganta mountain range.
The package includes a private dinner prepared by a Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto chef. Guests can choose from three romantic dinner settings – either from the comfort of their own private patio overlooking indigo waters, cozied up near one of the resort’s four fire pits while watching the sunset, or al fresco dining from within the turtle-shaped pool for a unique experience. A bottle of wine is included to top off the evening.
A number of outdoor adventures are also included in the package so guests can explore the charm of the beautiful Islands of Loreto, including a paddle boarding tour, kayaking tour, biking and hiking excursions, snorkeling in Danzante Bay and two SCUBA lessons with certified instructors.
Travelers can also feel centered with a personalized yoga class, and unwind with a $25 USD credit per person at the resort’s state-of-the-art 39,000 square-foot Sabila Spa.
The total package cost is $819 USD per person and is based on double occupancy. An all-inclusive option containing meals and drinks is available as well.
Expanded resort offerings include glamping (or “glamorous camping”) in a luxury beachfront Danzante Bungalow, world-class sport fishing aboard the resort’s Mad Dash tournament boat, and tours of the nearby Coronado, Danzante and Del Carmen Islands atop an APEX boat. The resort is currently preparing for the addition of a 7,400-yard Rees Jones-designed golf course that will overlook the breathtaking Danzante Bay and the Sea of Cortez, which explorer Jacques Cousteau once dubbed the “Aquarium of the World.”
For resort reservations or additional information, please contact the resort at reservaciones.vdpl(at)vgloreto(dot)com or call 800.790.4187 to learn about a special discount when you travel on WestJet’s new flight from Calgary and stay at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto. To learn more about Villa del Palmar, visit www.villadelpalmarloreto.com
About Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto: Baja’s First Million Star Resort
Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto is a luxury destination resort on the Sea of Cortez, off the eastern coast of the Baja peninsula overlooking Danzante Island (one of five in the region). It features 181 new, spacious, beautifully appointed Deluxe Ocean View, one, two and three bedroom Suites with balcony or terrace, stunning ocean views, mountain views, three restaurants offering gourmet dining, an attentive English-speaking staff, five swimming pools, a 39,000 square-foot Sabila Spa and Wellness Center, two tennis courts, beautiful beaches, a private beachfront Danzante Bungalow villa for glamping and a mild and warm climate year-round. The upcoming 7,400-yard Rees Jones-designed Danzante Bay golf course will offer a challenging, yet friendly course that works with the natural beauty and serenity of the surrounding environment.
Guests can enjoy PADI-certified SCUBA diving lessons and snorkeling tours in the protected indigo waters that explorer Jacques Cousteau once dubbed the “Aquarium of the World.” Outdoor adventurers can also experience tours of the nearby Coronado, Danzante and Del Carmen Islands atop an inflatable APEX boat, as well as swimming, world-class fishing aboard the “Mad Dash” tournament boat, paddle boarding, kayaking, whale watching and mountain biking. With complimentary shuttle service, guests can explore the historic town at the Islands of Loreto and visit the 1697 mission that made the town famous. The area is also known for its wildlife, including the 900 species of fish off the coast and in an area that has been declared a World Heritage Site. Hotel perks include a spa and fitness center, massages, salsa dance lessons and movie nights for children. The New York Times lists Loreto in its Top Ten Places to go in 2011. The travel article featuring The Islands of Loreto, Baja California South, Mexico ranked first among readers. Travelers can take a short flight from LAX on Alaska Airlines to the Islands of Loreto. With a new service beginning on February 14, 2015, travelers can also fly to the Islands of Loreto from Calgary, Canada aboard WestJet, Canada’s most-preferred airline.