Club_Cascadas_de_BajaTrading Places International (TPI), a provider of exchange and management services to vacation owners, announced that Club Cascadas de Baja in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, has received a 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award.  The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given to properties that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor and rank among top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed.

Guests who recently reviewed the TPI-managed Club Cascadas de Baja on TripAdvisor praised the world-class resort with such comments as “Just what vacation is all about,” “The wonderful food and captivating sights have brought us back year after year,” and “Cannot say enough about the entire week, all good!”

“The 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award recognizes the spirit of hospitality you’ll find at Club Cascadas de Baja,” said Doug Wilcox, TPI’s senior vice president of resort operations. “Our team strives to provide exceptional service, and we really appreciate the guests who take the time to let us know our efforts are paying off.”

Designed by acclaimed architect Edward Paul Giddings, Club Cascadas de Baja is situated on Medano Beach on the Sea of Cortez. The resort’s 113 unique one- to four-bedroom villas evoke a native Mexican village with a tropical, resort atmosphere. Each villa offers a full kitchen, daily housekeeping service, and air-conditioned bedrooms, surrounded by palms and lush foliage, and many feature a private pool or spa.

To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of

four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.

About Trading Places International

Trading Places International (TPI) delivers exchange, management, and other leisure services to approximately 200,000 member families. With a focus on quality and value, the company offers a personal touch to the vacation owners it serves at resort and club locations in the mainland U.S., Hawaii, Mexico, and Canada. Founded in 1973, TPI shares its Lake Forest, California, headquarters with sister company, Vacation Resorts International. Both are operating businesses of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of non-traditional lodging, encompassing a portfolio of leisure businesses from exchange and vacation rental to vacation ownership.