Adults Only property with sister family property adjacent. Having stayed at various other 5-star destinations domestically (Four Seasons, Peninsula, St. Regis), my expectations were low, having never stayed at an all-inclusive style resort. The property was immaculate, and the construction, architecture, and materials were top-notch. The service was commendable, and staff was friendly. Considering the all-inclusive aspect, I considered the food to be very good, but not outstanding. There were some standouts, though, but I am a foodie, and quite a cook myself. Considering all that, I enjoyed the food :) Please ignore any comments about surrounding areas being less desirable.... you're in Mexico, it's the reality. I consider it part of the experience and ambiance, and quite enjoy getting out and mingling with the "real people". Some of the best food, people, and experiences were found just outside of the resort.
Although we were there as a couple without our children, we did peruse the adjacent "family" resort ("Now") and found it to be just as enjoyable.... not the expected zoo teeming with out of control children, but lovely and charming families. We would definitely consider returning with our family to the Now resort.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Romantic. Refined. Remarkable. Located on the golden sand beaches of the Pacific coast within walking distance of the famous El Malecon boardwalk, this vibrant oceanfront resort provides adults 24/7 access to amazing nightlife, non-stop entertainment and Unlimited-Luxury(R). ... more less
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