For the fifth year in a row, the “Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” Velas Resorts in Mexico have been named some of the top hotels in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Grand Velas Rivera Maya, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, Casa Velas and Grand Velas Los Cabos were all noted on the list. U.S. News & World Report is a nationally recognized publisher of consumer advice and information. An annual evaluation of hotels that offer high-quality amenities and exceptional experiences, the rankings are determined by combining industry accolades with expert and guest reviews of the resorts.

Within the resort’s individual destinations, Grand Velas Riviera Maya ranked #4 best hotel in Playa Del Carmen, while Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit and Casa Velas were both ranked in the top five best hotels in Puerto Vallarta, at #1 and #3 respectively. Grand Velas Los Cabos is ranked at #8 for the best hotel in Cabo San Lucas.

The Velas Resorts were also recognized in TripAdvisor’s 2018 Travelers’ Choice Awards. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit was ranked the number one hotel in Riviera Nayarit while Casa Velas and Velas Vallarta were rated among the top five hotels in Puerto Vallarta.

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About Velas Resorts:
Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences, Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Los Cabos have earned more than 48 AAA Diamonds, including the prestigious Five Diamond Award. Other esteemed international awards for their services and facilities include Virtuoso’s “Best Spa,” Forbes’ “Coolest All-Inclusives,” Forbes’ Four Star Award, and Tripadvisor’s Hall of Fame, among others. Properties include the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas in Los Cabos, with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort; AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, which enjoys a privileged natural setting with flowering, landscaped gardens beside a long stretch of pristine beach and a dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Madre mountains; and AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya, located five minutes from Playa del Carmen, offering a sophisticated all-inclusive resort experience in the Caribbean with jungle and beach settings. In Puerto Vallarta, Casa Velas is a boutique adults-only hotel and ocean club located on the Marina Vallarta Golf Course, and Velas Vallarta, a family-friendly all suites resort and spa located on Banderas Bay. Velas Resorts feature spacious accommodations, spas, a unique culinary experience at a selection of restaurants, 24-hour in suite service, fitness centers, personal concierge service, state of the art conference centers, extensive family programs, fully stocked mini bar and more. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Velas Resorts, operates Velas Resorts with brother Juan Vela, vice president of Velas Resorts, by his side. For reservations or more information, call 1-888-407-4869, email reservations(at) or visit