- The Riviera Nayarit proudly welcomes the luxurious Starwood Hotels & Resorts brand to Punta de Mita, set to open in 2016. Situated in Los Veneros along the Glamour Peninsula this hotel will expand the areas’ Premium Segment infrastructure.
One of the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau’s fundamental action items is to augment its positioning as an Aspirational Destination in order to attract Premium hotel brands.
“We’re very pleased with the arrival of the W Hotel Punta de Mita, because that tells us we’re doing everything right as a Destination and that’s why such important brands put their trust in us,” said Marc Murphy, Managing Director of the Riviera Nayarit CVB “There’s no doubt the executives at Starwood Hotels & Resorts made the best decision when they chose the Riviera Nayarit, thanks to our excellent positioning.
“With the opening of W Punta de Mita, Mexico will become be the only country in Latin America to boast two W hotels, demonstrating its continued position as one of the most in-demand travel markets in the world,” said Jorge Giannattasio, Senior Vice-President and Chief of Latin America Operations for Starwood Hotels & Resorts.
The W Punta de Mita will feature 120 oceanfront guest villas, lavish amenities, along with the “Whatever/Whenever” service policy that is a signature of the elite W brand. Features of the resort include a 4,000 square-foot spa, a gym, a bar lounge, a W Living Room, swimming pool, and more.
According to the official press release, “W Hotels is a contemporary, design-led luxury lifestyle brand and the industry innovator with 46 hotels and retreats, including 17 W-branded residences, in the most vibrant cities and exotic destinations around the world.
Punta de Mita is a favorite destination of celebrities and the rich and famous, and the W Punta de Mita will now offer an additional option for socialites and lovers of all things luxurious.
See also The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, an additional luxury Starwood resort opened in 2010.