Barceló Hotel Group has been strongly committed to Mexico in recent years, raising, among others, the best resort in the Riviera Maya: the Barceló Maya Grand Resort, which has five establishments and which will be added by the end of this year. new, the Barceló Maya Riviera, whose construction has involved an investment of 250 million dollars (Barceló: 350 million to grow its hotel). With this opening, the Mallorcan chain will increase its offer in Mexico to 23 establishments and 9,006 rooms, “a number that positions us as the third hotel chain in this country”, highlights Miguel Ángel Guardado, CEO of Barceló Hotel Group in Mexico . It also aims to become a benchmark in the region and promote the segment of weddings and groups. “The incorporation of this last hotel will allow us to further boost the wedding segment and, above all, the group, which currently generates 17% of the total income of the complex,” says the manager.
For this, the new ‘resort’ will inaugurate the Barceló Arena in May 2020, which, with more than 21,000 square meters and a capacity for 8,000 people, “is destined to become the largest and most modern convention center in the region”.
Barceló Hotel Group was one of the first Spanish chains to be established in the Riviera Maya. During the 20 years that have passed since the opening of its first hotel there, the area has only improved, both in terms of infrastructure and especially services, highlights the cedena.
“The privileged clients of the Barceló Maya Riviera will be able to relax in 100% of that environment; use its own facilities consisting of 1 buffet restaurant and 4 a la carte restaurants, 4 pools and 5 bars, and decorated with beautiful paintings and murals by the artist Julie Sasson, well known for her work in public and private collections in Mexico, UAE , Belgium, Spain and China “, add from the hotelier.
The Barceló Maya Riviera will be the only ‘adults only’ of the complex that will have 850 rooms with a hot tub on the terrace, 60% of which will enjoy views of the Caribbean. The clients of this ‘resort’ will be the only ones to have access to the entire offer of the other five hotels that make up the Barceló Maya Grand Resort.