Kids Creativity Activities and Dedicated Wellness Options Complement Deals Savings; Summer Family Friendly Offerings at Mexico’s Velas Resorts

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (April 30, 2019) –Mexico’s Velas Resorts is launching several new activities and services for kids designed to inspire and reward young ones after a long school year. With family-friendly properties in Los Cabos, Riviera Maya, Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta, the resort collection also features complimentary stays for kids, discounted rates for teens, dedicated kids’ and teen clubs, baby concierge and gourmet baby food, family spa credits, and more this summer. Additionally, a dedicated Summer Camp with glamping, climbing walls, zip line, bungee, nightly shows, and drive-in movies runs from July 12 to August 11 at the resorts.


New Kids’ Art Gallery, Mexican Toys Workshop & Bubble Bath Menu with Mexican Ingredients at Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Designed to inspire kids to creatively explore and experience local art, Grand Velas Riviera Maya will be offering a new Kids’ Art Gallery as well as Mexican Toys Workshop. During the former, kids will paint using brilliant colors and shapes in nature inspired by the masterpieces of the famous Frida Kahlo. In the later, little ones will spend time brightening up small wooden toys such as trucks and planes with brilliant colors. They’ll get to know traditional toys from the Mexican culture like the balero (a wooden barrel-shaped toy in which one tries to catch an attached stick) and trompo (spinning top). The resort is also now offering a new Bubble Bath Menu for an additional cost with delicious-looking ice cream soap bombs full of favorite Mexican flavors, like mango, strawberry hibiscus, dragon fruit, lemon and grape.

Play Your Way to Ice Cream at Grand Velas Los Cabos

At Grand Velas Los Cabos, new activities for summer range from a slime workshop where kids can learn to make it and decorate it with glitter to tie-dying. Another fun highlight is making soft serve in an Ice Cream ball. Kids can add their favorite ingredients and then shake, roll, and play with the ball until it turns into ice cream.



Lion King-Themed Oceanfront Spa Cabana for Kids at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

In honor of the films a photorealistic computer animated remake debuting this summer, a Lion King-themed spa booth will be set up on the beach at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit. For kids ages 3 – 12 years old, offerings include a relaxing Princess Massage, Tarzan & Jane Massage that increases child mobility with a foulard of “Jane-sque” animal print silk, and a Flower Shower Massage that has the child showered with petals from local flowers including bougainvillea and hibiscus. The 25-minute treatments cost $60 USD. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit will also be offering its Alebrijes Workshop that immerses its youngest guests in the legends and folk art of Mexico. Kids visiting can create their own spirit animal, like Pepita, the colorful beast that was part jaguar, eagle and lizard in the film “Coco.”


Endless Activities with Eco-Tours & Mini Mariachi at Velas Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta

At Velas Vallarta, activities for kids range from tennis clinics and cooking classes to human foosball on the beach and Behind-the-Scene Eco Tours. Kids visiting Velas Vallarta can also learn to be a true mariachi with guitar and maracas lessons from a local musician. Additionally, Zumba classes, water basketball, beach volleyball, and painting complement puppet, bird and magic shows and the weekly Mexican Fiesta.


Activities vary based on the resort. For reservations or more information, call 1-888-407-4869, email or visit

About Velas Resorts:

Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Los Cabos have earned 56 AAA Diamonds, including the prestigious Five Diamond Award. Other esteemed international awards for their services and facilities include Virtuoso’s “Best Spa,” Forbes’ “Coolest All-Inclusives,” Forbes’ Four Star Award, and TripAdvisor’s Hall of Fame, among others. Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences, properties include the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas in Los Cabos, with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort; AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, which enjoys a privileged natural setting with flowering, landscaped gardens beside a long stretch of pristine beach and a dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Madre mountains; and AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya, located five minutes from Playa del Carmen, offering a sophisticated resort experience in the Caribbean with jungle and beach settings. In Puerto Vallarta, Casa Velas is a boutique adults-only hotel and ocean club located on the Marina Vallarta Golf Course, and Velas Vallarta, a family-friendly all suites resort and spa located on Banderas Bay. Mar del Cabo, a boutique hotel on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula, opened on December 5th as its only European Plan offering. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Velas Resorts, operates Velas Resorts with brother Juan Vela, vice president of Velas Resorts, by his side. For reservations or more information, call 1-888-407-4869, or visit