Meliá Hotels International Makes Its Jamaica Debut With The Opening Of Meliá Braco Village
An Intimate All-Inclusive Resort with Caribbean Sea Views
08 March 2016: Meliá Hotels & Resorts opened its first Jamaican property, Meliá Braco Village, in January 2016. The intimate all-inclusive resort is situated in Rio Bueno, on the North of the island, overlooking the turquoise Caribbean Sea.
Meliá Braco Village boasts 232 spacious guest rooms, including 52 suites, which offer a blend of traditional and contemporary design with calming cream, neutral tones and natural wood interiors. Guests can enjoy garden view and ocean front rooms equipped with plush bathrobes and slippers, a Nespresso coffee machine, mini-bar, iron, 42-inch Flat Screen TV, high-speed WiFi internet and 24-hour room service.
The resort offers an exceptional gourmet experience with five on-site restaurants, including The Market Place, an open-kitchen concept, featuring an international buffet; 876 PRIME, which serves steaks and chops; the beachside Jamaican restaurant, O’Grille, which incorporates traditional Caribbean dishes with authentic, locally sourced ingredients; Rasta Pasta, an á la carte Italian restaurant; THE LEVEL’s all-day dining venue, Golden Sand; and Nikkei an innovative culinary concept of Japanese and Peruvian fusion dishes, served at Teppanyaki-style tables.
Meliá Braco Village has four bars for every occasion, including Wet Bar, a selection of refreshing beverages served by the pool; Jigger, the hotel’s piano bar, offers a quiet, intimate drink, while The Shaker has an extensive tropical cocktail menu in a vibrant seaside setting, with a curated DJ experience. During the daytime, Chill Out Bar serves traditional jerk style roasted cuisine beachside and transforms into a relaxed cocktail lounge at night.
The resort boasts two beachfront pools and sporting facilities, including a football pitch, a basketball court and 24-hour fitness centre, as well as a luxurious YHI Spa, offering guests a range of revitalizing treatments. Guests can also indulge in exclusive living through Meliá Hotels & Resorts’ signature VIP concept, THE LEVEL.
THE LEVEL offers guests ocean front and beachside rooms, plus additional extras to create a memorable and tranquil stay, such as a daily turndown service. THE LEVEL guests receive access to the VIP LEVEL Lounge, with private check-in and complimentary afternoon snacks, personalised concierge service, exclusive area for families and the opportunity to dine daily in Golden Sand for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can also enjoy access to an exclusive pool with complimentary sunscreen and cooling Aloe Vera lotion.
The resort offers a range of specialty services for families, from a babysitting service to Meliá Hotels & Resorts’ Kids & Co. concept, which allows children aged 5 – 12 years old to experience their own ‘adult’ holiday through a wide selection of activities and exclusive services. For younger guests, Meliá Braco Village has an extensive activity programme, including interactive games, arts and crafts projects and more.
Meliá Braco Village is the ideal location for weddings and special events. Brides and Grooms can choose from two gazebos, an oceanfront or garden view location, as well as a variety of indoor options for ceremonies and wedding breakfast celebrations. For more information about Meliá Hotels & Resorts’ romance offerings, visit www.romancebymelia.com.
For business travelers, Meliá Braco Village has a business centre and complimentary WiFi in public spaces, as well as two designated rooms for meetings and events with a capacity for up to 100 people.
Rates from Meliá Braco Village are $200 / 735 AED per person per night. For more information please visit www.melia.com.
About Meliá Hotels International
Founded in 1956 in Palma de Mallorca (Spain), Meliá Hotels International is one of the largest hotel companies worldwide and a leader in the Spanish market, with more than 350 hotels and 90,000 rooms in 40 countries and four continents under the brands: Gran Meliá Hotels & Resorts, Meliá Hotels & Resorts, ME by Meliá, Paradisus Resorts, Innside by Meliá, Sol Hotels and TRYP by Wyndham. Its product and service portfolio is complemented by Club Meliá, the only vacation club operated by a Spanish company. The strategic focus on international growth has allowed Meliá Hotels International to be the first Spanish hotel company with presence in key markets such as China, the Arabian Gulf and the US, while maintaining leadership in traditional markets such as Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. Its high degree of globalization, a diversified business model, the consistent growth plan supported by strategic alliances with major investors and its commitment to responsible tourism are the major strengths of Meliá Hotels International. The company leads the Spanish market in number of hotels and resorts and greatest corporate reputation (Merco Ranking), remaining among the most attractive companies to work for worldwide. For more information about Meliá Hotels International, visit www.melia.com, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter (@MeliaHotelsInt).
About Meliá Hotels & Resorts
Meliá Hotels & Resorts brand is the Group’s city and resort hotels brand that combine a mixture of stunning yet functional facilities within preferred business and leisure destinations, such as Meliá Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia, Meliá Jardim Europa - Sao Paolo, Meliá Caribe Tropical - Dominican Republic, Meliá Barcelona Sky- Spain, Meliá Vendome - Paris, Meliá Whitehouse – London, Meliá Dubai, Meliá Hanoi - Vietnam and Meliá Zanzibar - Tanzania. The brand is designed to offer the five senses a fresh and innovative experience through igniting the Spanish tradition of excellence in hospitality. All hotels pay close attention to sensory design coupled with fresh and welcoming decorations, balancing aesthetics and design functionality. Meliá hotels feature a VIP experience called “The Level” that offers a private lounge with open bar, exclusive room accommodations, special in room amenities and the finest service. www.melia-hotels.com