MIAMI, FL (April 14, 2015) — Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), announced the affiliation of ACOYA Private Residence Club in Curaçao, Dutch Antilles. The 10-acre luxury resort is situated in the heart of Willemstad and was developed by Mahesh Daswani, who has 20 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate development.
“Mahesh and his team share our commitment to delivering high-quality products and outstanding customer service, and we’re pleased to welcome a resort of this caliber to our global exchange network,” said Bryan Ten Broek, Interval’s senior vice president of resort sales and marketing. “ACOYA gives our members the opportunity to visit a popular Caribbean tourist destination and enjoy the resort’s tropical setting, spacious accommodations, and full range of amenities.”
“We are upbeat about the launch of the ACOYA Private Residence Club,” said Daswani. “We developed the club to expand our brand in the appealing shared ownership industry. As a new entrant, we are grateful to Interval’s team of experienced professionals, whose knowledge and experience have been invaluable. We look forward to a long and successful business relationship.”
Located on the southern side of the island, the resort features 118 spacious units set around a natural lake. One-, two- , and three-bedroom units include contemporary interiors with spacious living areas and fully equipped kitchens. All units have LCD flat-screen televisions and patios or balconies. Members and guests can take advantage of a large selection of onsite amenities and services, including access to a private beach club, gourmet cuisine at Restaurant Seasons, Lotus Spa and Wellness Center, infinity pool and cabanas, Buddy Up Dive Center with a fully-certified diving school, kids’ program, and complimentary Wi-Fi access. Additional activities such as tennis, horseback riding, golf, windsurfing, deep sea fishing, and sailing are available nearby.
Curaçao has a rich history dating back to the 15th century. The historic center of Willemstad was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site owing to its unique architecture, which combines Dutch and Spanish colonial styles. Some of the destination’s main attractions include Hato Caves, Curaçao Sea Aquarium, Christoffel National Park, Kura Hulanda Museum, as well as shopping and entertainment.
New members at ACOYA Private Residence Club will be enrolled as individual members of Interval International and will also become Interval Gold® members, entitling them to a number of flexible exchange opportunities and upgraded benefits and services. These include Interval Options®, the ability to use points toward a cruise, tour, golf or spa vacation; ShortStay Exchange®; complimentary Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® membership; discounts on Getaway vacation rentals; special offers at hotels, restaurants, and retail outlets worldwide; and VIP ConciergeSM for personal assistance, 24/7.
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’s exchange network is comprised 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 approximately 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.
About ACOYA Private Residence Club
ACOYA Private Residence Club is operated within ACOYA Hotel Suites & Villas, which is a member of the Ascend Hotel Collection by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), an upscale hotel with modern guest rooms, spacious villas, and luxuriously outfitted suites on property. It also features the Zen Event Center, Lotus Spa Health and Wellness Center, Restaurant Seasons, and Buddy Up Dive Center. ACOYA is near some of the most beautiful beaches and exciting tourist attractions in Curaçao. The spacious and comfortable guest rooms, villas, and suites are tranquil, family-friendly, and lush tropical retreats with a wide array of resort amenities and services, all in an atmosphere of gracious hospitality. For more for information about ACOYA, visit www.acoyacuracao.com.
Source: Interval Leisure Group
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