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Mexico's Velas Resorts Rewards Healthcare Workers with New "Let's Be Thankful" Campaign

Goal of 100 Vacation Packages to be Awarded in Social Media Sweepstakes
PUERTO VALLARTA, MEXICO / ACCESSWIRE / February 23, 2021 / Mexico's Velas Resorts is showing appreciation for healthcare workers by rolling out a new "Let's Be Thankful" campaign. The goal for the promotion is to give at least 100 free stays to those who have fought tirelessly against the coronavirus pandemic.

The resort collection, with properties in Los Cabos, Riviera Maya, Riviera Nayarit, and Puerto Vallarta, will offer a special promotion to help individuals say thanks to members of the healthcare community just by booking a reservation. For every 5-night stay reserved by April 30th, Velas Resorts will put one night in the prize pot for stays for healthcare workers. Nights can also be donated directly to the pool and will be matched by Velas Resorts. The prize pot will be divided up into 3-night stays for two healthcare heroes to receive a much-deserved vacation at Velas Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta. Starting on Tuesday, March 2nd, individuals can enter their nominee in the social media contest by submitting a 1-minute video sharing why they deserve a stay in paradise. The contest ends April 30th and recipients are determined by the most video likes. Additionally, a panel of five of Velas Resorts' most frequented guests from the US and Mexico will choose three individuals to receive an upgrade to stay at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas of their choosing.

For more information, please visit The stay awardees must show verification of practice in the healthcare field. Restrictions apply. Individuals who book a five-night stay will also receive an additional night free on their next visit.

For reservations or more information on Velas Resorts, call 1-888-407-4869 or visit

About Velas Resorts:
Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, and Los Cabos have earned 56 AAA Diamonds, including the prestigious Five Diamond Award. Other esteemed international awards for services and facilities include Virtuoso's Best Family Program, Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award for spa, and TripAdvisor's Top Hotels in the World, among others. Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences, properties include Grand Velas in Los Cabos, with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort; Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, which enjoys a long stretch of pristine beach and a dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Madre mountains; and Grand Velas Riviera Maya, offering a sophisticated resort experience in the Caribbean with jungle and beach settings. In Puerto Vallarta, Velas Vallarta is a family-friendly all suites resort and spa located on Banderas Bay, and Casa Velas is a boutique adults-only hotel located on the Marina Vallarta Golf Course. Casa Velas' guests have beach access at Táu Beach Club, a casual, relaxed atmosphere overlooking the ocean, with a jacuzzi, pool, delectable cuisine, and an expansive event space. Mar del Cabo, a boutique hotel on Mexico's Baja Peninsula, opened in December 2018 as its only European Plan offering. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Velas Resorts operates Velas Resorts with brother Juan Vela, vice president of Velas Resorts, by his side. Explore tips, recipes, lifestyle and travel trends, and the latest news about Velas Resorts on the digital mag:

SAFETY COMMITMENT: Velas Resorts have received the global safety stamp of approval from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) due to its state-of-the-art safety and cleanliness protocols detailed in a 15-page Stay Safe with Velas program. Frequent health and temperature checks for both guests and staff, sanitizing mats and booths, touchless hand sanitizing dispensers, increased cleaning and sanitation with both EPA-chemicals and UV light, and special COVID-19 training for staff are examples of protocols being implemented by the resort collection. Testing in accordance with the new CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) requirement for all US residents traveling back to the US to present documentation of a negative COVID-19 test is available onsite at the resort collection's six properties.

SOURCE: Velas Resorts

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