Playa Hotels & Resorts has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by The South Florida's Top Workplaces. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC.
Wyndham Alltra Samaná now taking reservations for early December opening.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa” or “the company”), the owner, operator and developer of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean, has promoted Dayna Blank from Senior Vice President, Human Resources to Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer
Jewel Punta Cana & Jewel Palm Beach Become First Jewel Resorts in the Dominican Republic
Hyatt Zilara Riviera Maya welcomes adult guests to savor the moment in a modern 70-acre rejuvenating retreat.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V., a leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts across Mexico and throughout the Caribbean has earned 10 prestigious awards in the 8th annual Travvy Awards.
Leading owner, operator and developer of all-inclusive hotels, Playa Hotels & Resorts will act as first-time host for the event at its Hilton La Romana All-Inclusive Resort.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”), a leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts across Mexico and throughout the Caribbean, was recognized by Northstar Travel Media and Travel Weekly Magazine with four Magellan Awards for 2022
Continued expansion of the Wyndham Alltra brand offers everyday travelers more all-inclusive experiences across Mexico
Today, IHG Hotels & Resorts announces a new endeavor for its boutique pioneer brand Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants with the signing of its first all-inclusive resort. Kimpton continues to innovate and grow beyond its original urban boutique hotel model to evolve the brand’s product offerings while maintaining its award-winning quality and trademark ethos.
Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection All-Inclusive Resort, Dominican Republic brings bespoke offerings and unique experiences to this resort enclave
Seadust Cancun Family Resort will be Playa’s 6th managed property in Mexico, and the 23rd overall for the specialized all-inclusive operator, owner, and developer.
For a limited-time, all-inclusive rates available now, starting at $149 per person per night
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa” or “the company”), the owner, operator and developer of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean has named Brad Cirino, Vice President of Sales.
Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection Adult All-Inclusive Resort, is Slated to Debut as the Brand’s First All-Inclusive Resort in the Dominican Republic
Playa Hotels & Resorts (NASDAQ: PLYA, Playa), the leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and throughout the Caribbean, has promoted Fernando Mulet to Chief Investment Officer.
Wyndham’s 22nd Brand Debuts with Two Beachfront Resorts in Cancun and Playa Del Carmen, with More Resorts to Follow.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) and Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA) today announced the opening of Hyatt Ziva Riviera Cancun, an all-inclusive family-friendly resort. Hyatt Ziva Riviera Cancun is the newest addition to the award-winning Hyatt Ziva portfolio, growing its footprint of effortless, all-inclusive experiences in Mexico.
Playa Hotels & Resorts employee recognized at 2021 Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit Presented By ISHC
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”), a leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts across Mexico and throughout the Caribbean, has been named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Employer of the Year - Hospitality & Leisure category in the sixth annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers.
Fort Lauderdale-Based Company Receives Recognition from the Sun Sentinel
The adults-only resort in Mexico joins the brand’s growing portfolio of unique and vibrant hotels
The all-inclusive resort is set to bring the Hyatt Ziva brand to life and add to the brand’s growing presence in Mexico.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”), a leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts across Mexico and throughout the Caribbean, has announced its newest all-inclusive resort with Hilton (NYSE: HLT), adding The Yucatan Resort Playa del Carmen, Tapestry Collection by Hilton to its managed resort portfolio and entering the growing soft branded all-inclusive market.
Playa Resorts was honored with three 2020 WAVE Awards in the first-ever virtual TravelAge West WAVE held December 3, 2020.
Playa Resorts was recognized by Northstar Travel Media and Travel Weekly Magazine with twelve Magellan Awards for 2020.
Playa Hotels & Resorts has been named the winner of a 2020 Gold Stevie® Award in the Employer of the Year - Hospitality & Leisure category in the fifth annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers!
Great Place to Work® and Fortune have honored Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”), a leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts across Mexico and throughout the Caribbean, as one of the 2020 Best Small & Medium Workplaces™.
We are happy to report that none of our associates nor guests were harmed on the property, or during the evacuation process, and the eventual landfall of the storm only presented us with aesthetic landscaping repairs but with no identifiable structural damage at this time.
Entire collection of award-winning resorts resume operations by December 2020
Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana recognized at 2020 Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit.
Playa Hotels & Resorts employee recognized at 2020 Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit Presented By ISHC
An extended stay concept designed for remote work and distance learning
Award-winning resort collection rolls out reopening plan with industry-leading safeguards
Playa Hotels and Resorts the leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean has been recognized as a Great Place To Work™ certified company.
The Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva resorts, located in the exclusive, gated community in the heart of Cap Cana, were the backdrop for the awards where the team celebrated with a 4-day, 3-night celebration including a Dominican-style cocktail reception, neon party and circus-themed gala appropriately named “The Greatest Show”.
Business Development Managers, Freddie Marsh and Christian Roussin were recently recognized by PAX Global Media’s 2019 Awards of Excellence
Dominican Republic President, Danilo Medina joined Playa Hotels & Resorts (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”) Board of Directors, executives, dignitaries and industry leaders to commemorate the opening of the new all-inclusive Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara resort complex in the exclusive community of Cap Cana, yesterday evening.
The two all-inclusive resorts bring the best of the Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara brands to life within the exclusive gated community of Cap Cana, located in Punta Cana
Pedro will oversee the operation of the two resorts which include 750 oceanfront suites on a 40-acre beachfront property. The all-ages Hyatt Ziva will feature a full-scale water park, extensively themed a la carte restaurants including Noodle & Thread, an Italian-eatery inspired by a vintage tailor shop, a treehouse replica kids club and an 80’s steampunk themed teens club.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA) was named hospitality and leisure employer of the year at the 17th annual Stevie® Awards gala Friday evening in New York City.
Launches introductory offers with unprecedented value and incentives
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa” or “the company”), the owner, operator and developer of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean has named Dean Sullivan, Vice President of Marketing & Public Relations.
The World’s Best list recognizes the best in travel
the leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean, announced the recent promotion of Dayna Blank to Senior Vice President of Human Resources.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”) the leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean was recently honored at Baxter Media’s Agent Choice Awards, at an exclusive event in Toronto, Canada.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”), was honored with the Best All-Inclusive Hotel Group industry award for the management of its resorts in Mexico, as well as several other top accolades at TravelAge West’s annual WAVE Awards gala recently held in Marina del Ray, California.
The deal resulted in diversification for the two companies throughout the Caribbean and Latin America
Paola Gomez, Director of Sales for Hilton La Romana has been awarded the 2019 Rising Star Award Caribbean presented by International Society of Hospitality Consultants in Miami Beach, Florida.
Playa is the only U.S. publicly traded company dedicated solely to the all-inclusive space that will be attending. The conferences provide an opportunity to discuss tactical sales, marketing and margin enhancement solutions for owners as well as Playa’s management, branding, and distribution capabilities aimed at maximizing our partner’s cash flows and returns on investment.
As General Manager, Miles will oversee the day-to-day operations of the all-inclusive resort, located in St. Ann Parish.
Sanctuary Cap Cana was recently host to dignitaries and industry leaders during an intimate ceremony to celebrate the newly completed renovation to Sanctuary Cap Cana.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”) has named Fernando Cardoso Lopez the general manager of Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta. As general manager, Cardoso will oversee the day-to-day operations of the all-inclusive resort, located on the famed Banderas Bay.
From driving awareness for social responsibility to employee spotlights and informative how-tos, the glossy print Playa Pulse magazine has become an effective tool for engaging, educating and entertaining more than 12,000 Playa employees across five different countries .
New hires indicate the start of a transformative year for Playa’s footprint in Mexico and the Caribbean.
Playa is pleased to welcome Rachael to Playa Hotels and Resorts. Her vast and in-depth knowledge of the buy-side and the hospitality sector specifically, will significantly augment the organization and enhance the achievement of our strategic objectives. We are thrilled to have her as part of the team,” said Ryan Hymel, Executive Vice President & CFO.
“These awards demonstrate our commitment to the travel agent community and to our guests, to consistently deliver an exceptional overall resort experience” said Kevin Froemming, Chief Marketing Officer at Playa Hotels & Resorts.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”) completed a business combination with Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited (“Sagicor”) whereby Sagicor contributed to Playa a portfolio of five all-inclusive resorts and two adjacent oceanfront developable land sites located on the desirable North Coast of Jamaica.
Playa Hotels & Resorts, a leader in luxury, all-inclusive oceanfront resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean, will join top names from the hospitality and investment communities to participate in the 2018 CHRIS (Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit) and HOLA (Hotel Opportunities Latin America) conferences being held May 15-18 at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami.
In addition to leisure travel and the meetings & incentive business, Tanenbaum will also oversee all sales efforts for Playa’s Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva Resorts, Panama Jack Resorts in Cancun & Playa del Carmen, the Royal in Playa del Carmen, and the Sanctuary in the Dominican Republic.
Since joining Playa Hotels & Resorts as Director of Sales, Canada, Cosentino has been instrumental in Playa’s expansion and overall growth within the country. Her responsibilities as Vice President of Sales will include managing leisure and group sales, as well as working with Playa’s travel partners.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”), today entered a definitive agreement for a business combination with Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited (“Sagicor”) whereby Sagicor will contribute to Playa a portfolio of five all-inclusive resorts and two adjacent oceanfront developable land sites located on the desirable North Coast of Jamaica.
Playa Hotels & Resorts received top accolades, with Hyatt Ziva Cancun being named as the Best Individual Resort Overall for the second year in a row.
Playa’s all-inclusive Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva brands were named the “Best Hotel Chain in Mexico."
"To have topped such an impressive field of competitors, particularly in the all-inclusive sector, is truly an accolade and testament to the hard work of our teams and the vision of our designers,” said Kevin Froemming, Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts.
The Sanctuary Cap Cana marks the first new brand addition since Playa became a public company in March of this year, as it joins Hyatt Ziva, Hyatt Zilara and Panama Jack Resorts under the management of Playa Hotels and Resorts.
Playa’s resorts in Mexico and Jamaica were not impacted by the storm’s path. Playa’s three resorts in the Dominican Republic sustained minor impact but no significant damage or injuries were reported.
Playa’s resorts in Mexico and Jamaica were not impacted by the storm’s path. Playa’s resorts in the Dominican Republic sustained minimal impact and no significant damage or injuries were reported.
In his new role as Chief Accounting Officer, Mr. Buhler will be responsible for leading the Company’s corporate accounting, financial systems, internal controls and financial reporting.
The planned luxury 750-room resort complex will feature both a Hyatt Zilara hotel for adults and a Hyatt Ziva hotel for guests of all ages within the same 40 plus acres’ beachfront site.
Playa Hotels & Resorts was honored in Los Angeles at one of the travel industries top events - the 2017 TravelAge West WAVE Awards, where Hyatt Ziva Cancun was awarded “Best New Resort in Mexico”.
“Ryan is a talented and dedicated executive who has been at Playa since our inception. Given how capably he has handled taking primary responsibility for our investor and banking relationships over the past year, I am confident that as Larry passes the reins to Ryan that we will continue to build on our prior success," said Playa Chairman and CEO, Bruce Wardinski.
Playa Hotels & Resorts (NASDAQ: PLYA) will be joining top executives of the hospitality and investment communities at this year’s CHRIS (Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit) and HOLA (Hotel Opportunities Latin America) Conferences taking place in Miami on April 25-28, 2017.
Playa Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of Danny Rose to Vice President of Digital Content & E-commerce. Rose will be responsible for the growth of Playa’s online presence and implementation of new multi-platform technologies. Starting with the relaunch of Playaresorts.com, Rose will lead the development and execution of all e-commerce initiatives.
Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA) (the “Company”) plans to report first quarter 2017 financial results after the market closes on May 8, 2017, and host a conference call for investors and interested parties on May 9, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time, to discuss the results.
Playa Hotels & Resorts was named one of the “Top Workplaces” in South Florida by the Sun Sentinel Media Group – ranking in the top 5 in its category. Playa Hotels & Resorts was also the only company so named in the hotel sector.
The recent transaction also results in Playa Hotels & Resorts becoming the first and only company devoted exclusively to the all-inclusive space to become publicly traded.
Hugh Goodwin will be responsible for establishing new relationships with tour operators and continuing to build upon Playa’s strong existing relationships through the development and execution of promotional and marketing strategies.
“We will now continue in our strategy to add more all-inclusive resorts under the Hyatt Ziva, Hyatt Zilara, and Panama Jack brands and to further solidify our leading position in the all-inclusive resorts sector,” said Bruce Wardinski, Chairman and CEO of Playa.
"We will now continue in our strategy to add more all-inclusive resorts under the Hyatt Ziva, Hyatt Zilara, and Panama Jack brands and to further solidify our leading position in the all-inclusive resorts sector," said Bruce Wardinski, Chairman and CEO of Playa.
“Being recognized with these awards is the result of the hard work and dedication of our employees who deliver an elevated guest experience that’s not only memorable but authentic,” said Kevin Froemming, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts.
Acclaimed for evolving the all-inclusive landscape with a separate partnership in 2013, Playa will now—under the Panama Jack brand—pursue the redevelopment of two existing all-inclusive hotels in Mexico: Gran Caribe Resort in Cancun and Gran Porto Resort in Playa del Carmen.
“We are very pleased to recognize Ryan’s contribution and expanding role as we execute our strategic plan to capitalize on market opportunities and plan for the international growth of our portfolio of all-inclusive resorts," said Bruce Wardinski, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts.
Experienced industry executive to join board of leading all-inclusive resorts operator appointment to build on Playa’s momentum following recent transaction with Pace Holdings Corp.
“These awards speak to how committed we are to re-imagining the all-inclusive experience. These accolades are proof of the continued success that Playa Hotels & Resorts continues to have in not only creative design and facilities but also in the level of service provided to guests.”
Transaction provides significant capital and complementary capabilities to further enable Playa’s growth Playa to become publicly listed company
The lucky winner and a guest will receive a free four-day, three-night all-inclusive stay for two at any resort in the Playa collection—which includes Hyatt Zilara™, Hyatt Ziva™, The Royal and Gran Resorts brands.
If you look up at the jumbo TV screens at the heart of Times Square this week, you will see a familiar face helping Playa Resorts celebrate the company's remarkable growth.
Turquoize, the adults-only enclave at Hyatt Ziva Cancun, features spacious and opulent suites, jaw-dropping 270-degree ocean views, and now, world-class butlers to cater to guests almost every whim.
“We are so honored to be recognized by Travel Weekly as the best in the industry on so many fronts,” said Kevin Froemming, Chief Marketing Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts. “These awards speak to how committed we are to re-imagining the all-inclusive experience.”
Hyatt Ziva™ Cancun, Mexico’s hottest all-ages/all-inclusive resort, is pleased to introduce Turquoize—the oceanfront resort’s new and exclusive adults-only experience.
“Hyatt Ziva Cancun is on its way to become the premier all-inclusive resort in the Cancun market,” stated Tony Perrone, AAA Director. “It is a resort that fully embodies what the all-inclusive segment represents in the 21st century.”
Hyatt Ziva Cancun was selected among resorts from across the globe as the host venue for the 2016 Americas Owners Conference. The conference is an annual Hyatt event that gathers over 300 visionaries from the hospitality and investment communities.
When choosing the destination for each of its properties, the Playa team selects the best locale within the destination, further setting the Playa properties apart. Marketing this distinction is a standing goal of the executive team behind Playa Hotels & Resorts.
Every year, only 5.7 percent of about 28,000 hotels approved by AAA make the Four Diamond list. According to AAA, Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta delivers premier experiences, offers superior personal service and, overall, encompasses the characteristics of high quality.
“Our goal for this resort was to pay homage to the history of the destination, while creating a resort like no other in Cancun. Among many exciting features, we created a microbrewery and brought in a brewmaster to brew homemade artisan beer, the first of its kind at any resort in the region."
Gran Caribe Resort Cancun is a family-friendly, Mediterranean-style all-inclusive resort. Guests will find a vibrant yet relaxing vacation experience. With its premium beachfront location, the Gran Caribe is dedicated to providing personal service and the extras that create a memorable holiday.
The reimagined all inclusive resort has been transformed, and now features a newly redesigned open air lobby, 591 suites, including 34 swim-up suites, 12 unique restaurants, bars and lounges offering cuisines from around the world, and a KidZ Club with water park.
Surrounded on three sides by the Caribbean Sea, the 547-suite Hyatt Ziva resort has undergone an approximate $85 million expansion and renovation creating a new luxury all inclusive experience for guests of all ages.
Hyatt Ziva all inclusive resorts, are for guest of all ages and are located in Montego Bay, Jamaica, and Los Cabos, Puerto Vallarta, and now Cancun, Mexico. Hyatt Zilara all inclusive resorts, are for adults only and are located in Montego Bay, Jamaica and Cancun, Mexico.
The luxury all-inclusive resort for guests of all ages offers 591 guest suites and 35,000 square feet of meeting space in a beautiful beach setting overlooking the Sea of Cortez.
Anything is possible at Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva resorts because everything a guest could possibly need is included and delivered with genuine Service from the Heart™. From beautiful accommodations and authentic dining options, to world-class entertainment and locally inspired activities, guests can enjoy a destination specific all-inclusive luxury vacation.
Located five minutes from downtown San José del Cabo and 20 minutes from the international airport, Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos is The Evolution of All-Inclusive with a selection of spacious suites including swim-up suites, family suites, and two bedroom suites.
Mr. Concha brings more than 25 years of hospitality management experience to his new position. He joined Hyatt Hotels and Resorts in 1988 at the Hyatt Regency Cerromar, Puerto Rico and during his successful tenure he has served as General Manager at many Hyatt properties.