MIAMI, FL (Feb. 20, 2015) — Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), congratulates Palace Resorts® on 30 years of success in shared ownership. Interval is also welcoming to its global vacation exchange network five Palace resorts located in the Mexican Caribbean. These join the six luxury Palace properties affiliated previously.
“We are pleased to expand our relationship with Palace Resorts and recognize this milestone anniversary,” said Marcos Agostini, Interval’s senior vice president of resort sales and business development for Latin America. “Palace has successfully leveraged its well-known hospitality brand to support the growth of its shared ownership business and earned numerous accolades for its dedication to exceeding guest expectations. Our members are certainly enjoying vacations at its resorts, which are renowned for providing unforgettable all-inclusive experiences.”
“We are proud to celebrate three decades of achievement and look forward to a bright future,” noted Gibrán Chapur, executive vice president of Palace Resorts. “Interval has already proven to be a valued sales and marketing resource and will continue to play a key role as we add to our existing properties and enter new markets.”
The Palace properties are situated in some of the Caribbean’s most highly demanded locations and include:
- Beach Palace, Sun Palace, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort – Grand, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort – Sunrise, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort – Nizuc, Moon Palace Golf Villas, and Le Blanc Spa Resort in Cancún, Mexico
- Cozumel Palace in Cozumel, Mexico
- Isla Mujeres Palace in Isla Mujeres, Mexico
- Playacar Palace in Playa del Carmen, Mexico
- Moon Palace Jamaica Grande in Ocho Rios, Jamaica
The resorts’ extensive array of amenities and services includes restaurants, bars, and lounges offering fine dining and premium beverages; signature spas; fully equipped fitness centers; lavish swimming pools; expansive kids’ clubs; 24-hour room service; and Wi-Fi access in rooms and throughout public areas. Some of the many all-inclusive, on-site activities are tennis, beach volleyball, scuba diving, non-motorized water sports, dolphin habitat, and nightly shows and musical performances from world-renowned artists. Off-site tours to nearby historic and cultural sites can be reserved with the concierge at each resort.
Several Palace Resorts properties have been recognized for their exceptional quality: Le Blanc Spa Resort received the prestigious AAA Five Diamond Award in 2014 for the fourth consecutive year and was on the Condé Nast Traveler® 2014 Gold List for Best Hotels in the Americas. Moon Palace Grand, Moon Palace Sunrise, Moon Palace Nizuc, and Beach Palace were honored with the AAA Four Diamond Award last year. In addition, TripAdvisor 2014 Travelers’ Choice Awards ranked Le Blanc Spa Resort, Cozumel Palace, and Beach Palace among the Top 25 All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico.
New purchasers at Palace Resorts 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. Diamond purchasers at Palace Resorts will join at the prestigious Interval Platinum® level and receive an array of best-in-class leisure and lifestyle benefits and services. These include complimentary airport lounge membership through Priority Pass; Interval Options®, the ability to use points toward a cruise, tour, golf, or spa vacation; ShortStay Exchange®; Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® membership; priority Getaway viewing; US$50 Getaway discounts; free Guest Certificates; Platinum Escapes; and special offers at hotels, restaurants, and retail outlets worldwide.
About Palace Resorts
With oceanfront resorts overlooking the turquoise waters of 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 signature golf courses, Palace Resorts sets the stage for a truly exceptional experience. The unparalleled level of service and comfort found at each property makes Palace Resorts a leading provider of world-class resort vacations. 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 more than 2,900 resorts in over 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 non-traditional lodging, encompassing a portfolio of leisure businesses from exchange and vacation rental to vacation ownership.
Source: Interval Leisure Group
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