Grand Residences Newsletter March 2021

Grand Residences is No. 1 in the Puerto Morelos area in Tripadvisor

Grand Residences has climbed back to the No. 1 position on Tripadvisor among hotels and resorts in the Puerto Morelos area, beating resorts with 600 rooms. The beautiful setting, attentive service, the warm hospitality offered by every Grand…

Meet the Grand Residences team: Julio César Escandón, Guest Relations Manager

Many of you will already have met Julio César Escandón, our Guest Relations Manager. Friendly, caring and very professional, he is passionate about service, and dedicated to offering you a luxury hotel experience. Originally from Mexico…

A Week of Grand Dining, Try our Tempting Theme Nights

At Grand Residences we want every meal to be an unforgettable dining experience and in addition to the a la carte menus for El Faro, Flor de Canela and Heaven there are tempting theme nights with live music for you to enjoy during the week. Here…

Sign up for a Chef’s Cooking Class

Last year, during lockdown, many of us sought solace in the kitchen, discovering a talent we didn’t know we had and that soon became a passion. If you would like to continue learning new culinary skills or simply try your hand at a new activity,…

Recipes from the Grand Residences Kitchen

Prized for their fresh flavor and mild spicy factor, Poblano chilies are the basis for Mexico’s classic Independence Night recipe, Chilies en Nogada. You’ll also see them on local menus as the tasty chiles rellenos filled with ground beef,…

Cool Cocktails

Here are two refreshing cocktails from the Grand Residences bar staff for you to prepare. We hope that they will put you in the mood for your next visit.  

Springtime activities

Are you staying with us this month? Check the Activity program to see what we have lined up for you. Join in the yoga sessions, play tennis, learn Spanish and practice your Latin dance steps on the pool deck. There’s plenty of fun in…

Spring Wellness at the Spa

It’s time for some Spa pampering after months of stress and winter chill. The Grand Residences Spa has a new collection of treatments for you to try this month or on your next visit. Grand Residences Essentials are 90-minute treatments created…

Travel Back in Time

Take a journey in history on your next trip to the Mexican Caribbean by exploring some of the ancient Maya cities that pepper the Yucatan landscape. See temples where priests once performed rituals to honor the gods, observatories where astronomers…

The Travel Gallery

Here are more of the natural wonders and historic monuments in store for you in the Mexican Caribbean and the Yucatan.   Rio Secreto Explore the Mayan underworld. Deep in the limestone rock lies a labyrinth of caves and cenotes that…

Beach Reads

Here is our beach book recommendation for March. Why not write to us and let us know what’s on your bookshelf or Kindle right now? The Mermaid of Black Conch by Monique Roffey The Costa Book of the Year 2020 is a tale woven from Caribbean…

Preparing for your flight home: use Mexico Vuela Seguro App to do your health questionnaire

At the end of your stay, before your flight back home you must complete a mandatory health questionnaire. This was previously a printed form, however the Mexican civil aviation authorities have launched a new bilingual App called Mexico Vuela…