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El Dorado Seaside Suites Hotel by Karisma Earns Coveted AAA Four Diamond Rating

Hotel & Resort | Karisma Hotels & Resorts | July 11, 2016

El Dorado Seaside Suites Hotel by Karisma Earns Coveted AAA Four Diamond Rating

WHY IT RATES: A Four-Diamond Rating after just a half-year in operation? Well done! – Rich Thomaselli, TravelPulse Senior Editor

PHOTO: Beachfront at the El Dorado Suites in Riviera Maya . (Courtesy Karisma Hotels and Resorts)

Karisma Hotels & Resorts, an award-winning luxury hotel collection which owns and manages properties in Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe, announced that El Dorado Seaside Suites, Mexico’s newest premier beachfront luxury property received the coveted AAA Four Diamond Award after only five months of operation.

Karisma Hotels & Resorts now has 27 AAA Diamonds among its properties.  With this latest recognition, all Gourmet Inclusive® hotels by Karisma, located in the Caribbean, have the AAA Four Diamond rating, including El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels, Azul Hotels by Karisma and Generations Resorts by Karisma.

The Four Diamond achievement ranks El Dorado Seaside Suites by Karisma as an exceptional establishment esteemed by AAA professional inspectors, the hospitality industry, and more than 56 million AAA/CAA members. Fewer than six percent of the nearly 28,000 properties approved by AAA receive this celebrated award.

“We are ecstatic that after only five months from the opening of our doors, we are already being recognized as a AAA Four Diamond Award winning property” said Mandy Chomat, Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Premier Worldwide Marketing, the exclusive representative of Karisma Hotels & Resorts, “Karisma Hotels & Resorts always exceeds industry standards and receiving accolades like this for a new resort affirms us that we are doing it right.”

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The new beachfront property delivers the ultimate five-star tropical getaway as part of Karisma’s signature Gourmet Inclusive® Experience. With 192 spacious swim-up and infinity suites – each with its own pool on a private terrace or balcony, the resort is the only property in the region with infinity or swim-up pools on all six floors. Modern architecture and world-class design are seen through the property’s striking six-story building, clean lines, and turquoise accents – all set against indigenous palm trees, lush flora and a white sand beach.  The first floor will be comprised of the swim-up suites that provide direct access to the main swimming pool and swim-up bar, while floors two through six will host the spacious infinity pool suites with epic vistas.

Lush and elegant, El Dorado Seaside Suites is set across nearly 80 pristine acres and seeks to provide a tranquil environment while still offering a cultured and social atmosphere ideal for couples, wedding parties, honeymooners and group getaways of any size.  Two spacious room categories – Oceanfront Infinity Pool Jacuzzi Suites and Oceanfront Swim-up Jacuzzi Suites offer unexpected comforts and amenities with endless views of the azure Caribbean Sea.  In addition to the private terraces, each unit has an outdoor day bed and a romantic circular sofa designed for two – that swivels 360 degrees.

For spa connoisseurs, the Mayan-themed N’aay Spa, at El Dorado Seaside Suites by Karisma, is the largest in all of Riviera Maya.  The tranquil, luxurious space offers a full treatment menu including ancient holistic treatments, hydrotherapy, herbal therapy, facials, ice room, mud cabin and reflexology – culminating with the signature Beachfront Sky Massage, where guests receive their treatment in total privacy on the beach in a beautifully designed palapa, surrounded by nothing but ocean and air. 

The Gourmet Inclusive® Experience at the brand new El Dorado Seaside Suites by Karisma is carefully catered to guests that prefer quality over quantity. From the freshest and finest ingredients for an unrivaled culinary journey to ultimate relaxation with room service and King-size Bali beach beds tended by beach butlers, El Dorado Seaside Suites resets the bar for the world’s finest travel. As part of the elevated Gourmet Inclusive® Experience, 20 on-site dining and bar establishments provide guests with an array of delectable options for every meal, with an eclectic mix of high-design indoor fine dining experiences and casual al fresco dining. El Dorado Seaside Suites’ 10 stylish bars, lounges and swim-up bars offer a robust selection of premium alcoholic beverages.  The scenic sky deck will be the ultimate Mexican locale for weddings and private events, providing unprecedented views that tower over the region’s lush natural greenery and offer open-air views of the Caribbean sunsets.

Standard rates at El Dorado Seaside Suites by Karisma begin at $357 per person, per night including the Gourmet Inclusive® Experience with complete a la carte dining, premium alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, full-service concierge, and 24-hour room service. Reservations can be booked through a Gourmet Inclusive® Vacation Consultant, or by calling El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels at 1-866-527-4762, or by visiting

SOURCE: Karisma Hotels press release

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