St. Regis Expands Presence in Mexico with Signing of 120-Room St. Regis Los Cabos
April 26, 2017 // Franchising.com // St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), today announced it will amplify its presence in Mexico with the signing of a 120-room hotel and 60 residences in Los Cabos, one of Mexico’s fastest-growing luxury destinations. Expected to open in early 2021, The St. Regis Los Cabos will be located in Quivira, Los Cabos, an exclusive residential community where the Pacific Ocean meets the Sea of Cortez.
“We are delighted to celebrate the signing of The St. Regis Los Cabos at Quivira and look forward to a successful partnership with Impulsora del Golfo de Cortéz S.A. de CV, Gran Armee del Cabo S.A. de C.V., and SB Architects,” said Lisa Holladay, Global Brand Leader, St. Regis Hotels & Resorts. “The rapid expansion of St. Regis, one of Marriott’s ultra-luxury brands, underscores an increasing demand from travelers seeking exemplary service in alluring settings. We are thrilled to be expanding our footprint in Mexico by growing in upscale destinations such Quivira, Los Cabos, and through The Ritz-Carlton, Mexico City.”
A national and international tourism destination, Los Cabos is known for its exquisite gastronomy, beautiful scenery, and white-sand beaches. Conveniently situated just over 6 km west of Cabo San Lucas and 47 km southwest of the Los Cabos International Airport, The St. Regis Los Cabos at Quivira offers easy access to exciting attractions such as the 18-hole Jack Nicklaus golf course, exceptional fishing, and distinctive dining.
“The St. Regis Los Cabos at Quivira will set a new standard in handcrafted hospitality in Los Cabos by providing personalized and refined service tailored to the modern luxury traveler,” said Laurent De Kousemaeker, Chief Development Officer, Caribbean and Latin America, Marriott International. “Thanks to an increase in affluent national and international travelers, Los Cabos’ profile and luxury landscape has grown rapidly in the past years, creating an ideal opportunity for St. Regis.”
The hotel will be part of the 1,850-acre master-planned luxury Quivira community located on the Pacific West Coast that offers a private beach club, village center, nature reserves, and over 20 miles of scenic walking and biking trails. The hotel will include 120 guestrooms, all of which will feature oceans views and the brand’s legendary St. Regis Butler Service. The hotel will feature three signature dining venues including a specialty restaurant; beachfront grill with all-day dining; and an inspired al fresco poolside restaurant with fresh small plates and crafted cocktails. Guests can also look forward to recreational facilities such as a fitness and wellness center, swimming pools, saltwater lagoon, luxury cabanas, and a destination Spa for resort guests and locals alike. The resort will boast meeting and event spaces providing the ideal setting for corporate gatherings, retreats and weddings. The venues will offer state-of-the-art technology and refined catering services all set to take advantage of the Los Cabos coastline.
“Framed by the Pacific Ocean meeting the Sea of Cortez, The St. Regis Los Cabos at Quivira will combine the great beauty of its unique location, vibrant and distinctive architecture, and the very high service and quality that only the St. Regis can offer,” said Ruben Coppel, Member of the Board of Directors, Impulsora del Golfo de Cortéz, S.A. de C.V.
“We are very excited to partner with the St. Regis and the immense prestige they bring to the project,” said Ernesto Coppel, Chairman of the Board, Gran Armee del Cabo S.A. de C.V. “We are confident that this property will quickly become a highly sought after and iconic resort within one of the most exciting and exclusive destinations in the world.”
There are currently two St. Regis properties in Mexico, located in Mexico City and Punta Mita. Today, Marriott International operates an additional 69 hotels in Mexico under The Ritz-Carlton, W, JW Marriott, Luxury Collection, Sheraton, Westin, Le Méridien, Marriott, Aloft, Courtyard by Marriott, Four Points by Sheraton, Fairfield Inn & Suites, and AC Hotels by Marriott.
About St. Regis Hotels & Resorts
Combining classic sophistication with a modern sensibility, St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc., is committed to delivering exceptional experiences at nearly 40 luxury hotels and resorts in the best addresses around the world. Since the opening of the first St. Regis hotel in New York City over a century ago by John Jacob Astor IV, the brand has remained committed to an uncompromising level of bespoke and anticipatory service for all of its guests, delivered flawlessly by signature St. Regis Butler Service. For more information and new openings, visit stregis.com or follow Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. St. Regis is proud to participate in the industry’s award-winning loyalty program, Starwood Preferred Guest®. Members can now link accounts with Marriott Rewards®, which includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards® at members.marriott.com for instant elite status matching and unlimited points transfer.
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