For the 12th year in a row, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit proudly received the Five Diamond Award from the American Automobile Association (AAA). Just 0.4% of the 27,000 properties reviewed every year receive the distinction. The resort also received the Silver Level certification by EarthCheck, one of the most prominent leaders in the realm of sustainable tourism.
Velas Resorts properties were also recognized among the best hotels in Mexico this year by U.S. News & World Report, thanks to high numbers of positive traveler reviews. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit and Casa Velas are No. 1 and No. 3 spots respectively on the list of “Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Pacific Coast”, while Grand Velas Riviera Maya is No. 4 in Playa del Carmen and Grand Velas Los Cabos is No. 8 in Cabo San Lucas. For its part, Velas Vallarta is one of the 100 best properties in the All Inclusive category of the Loved By Guests 2018 awards by Hotels.com.