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Pilar Gomez Appointed General Manager at the
Hacienda Tres Rios, Riviera Maya, México

RIVIERA MAYA, MEXICO, September 24, 2008 – Hacienda Tres Rios, a new eco-friendly, luxury resort in the Riviera Maya, will be opening its doors November 15, 2008 with a newly appointed general manager ready to greet the first guests. 
Pilar Gomez comes to Hacienda Tres Rios with more than a decade of experience in the luxury travel industry. As general manager of Hacienda Tres Rios, Ms. Gomez is responsible for overseeing day-to-day management of the hotel and ensuring that guest experiences meet or surpass their expectations. Her responsibilities establishing policies based on the standards set by AAA and Leading Hotels of the World; defining the level of service at Hacienda Tres Rios; supervise, coordinate and train staff; and coordination with marketing and sales team to ensure proper branding of the hotel.
Having previously worked for numerous luxury resorts throughout Mexico, Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic, Ms. Gomez is an expert in meeting the needs of today’s luxury traveler’s and creating truly unique vacation memories. She spent the last four years as the general manager and director of services at the exclusive Paradisus Palma Real in Punta Cana, D.R. and at Paradisus Riviera Cancun in Mexico. In Punta Cana, she was responsible for managing the 550-room, luxury, all-inclusive hotel and convention space. During her time in Cancun, Ms. Gomez was charged with elevating the quality of service and promoting a new brand image for the resort. By the end of her time at Paradisus Riviera Cancun, Ms. Gomez had received numerous accolades including the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award and the Star and Diamonds Award from the American Academy of Sciences in Hospitality.
Hacienda Tres Ríos has 273 suites ranging from 645 up to 2,063 square feet with breathtaking views of the sea, fresh water canals, or lush tropical gardens. The suites feature 300-count Egyptian cotton linens, living areas with sofa beds, a pillow menu, terrace or private balcony, flat-screen satellite TVs, air conditioning, and Internet access.  The suites are designed to be environmentally-friendly with low-flow water devices, automatic air conditioning and lighting controls, energy efficient appliances, and linens washed upon request. Hacienda Tres Ríos offers an Endless Luxury All-Inclusive Plan that includes unlimited meals, snacks, and drinks in any of the properties’ seven, a patisserie, seven bars and through 24-hour room service. To ensure that you never have to leave the resort for culinary variety, the property boasts fine Mexican, Italian, Asian fusion, seafood and international cuisine, along with two poolside snack bars/delis and a brick-oven pizzeria.
About Tres Ríos
Located just south of Cancún, Tres Ríos is an exclusive eco-friendly retreat in the heart of the Riviera Maya. Located on 326 pristine acres of jungle, mangrove forest and coastal dunes, Tres Ríos is home to three natural rivers, an estuary, 10 cenotes (freshwater springs) and a one-mile stretch of sandy white beach. When completed, the Tres Ríos master plan will include five hotels with more than 1,700 suites, full- and part-time residences, a world-class marina and yacht club, an equestrian center, a premium spa, beach club, convention center, an estuary and nature park complete with a visitor center, Mayan cultural center, estuary bird sanctuary and botanical garden. Tres Ríos brings unique activities and Mexican tradition to travelers, sharing honor and warmth with visitors who are welcome as more than guests; they’re family. For more information, please visit 
Dedicated to Sustainable Development
Tres Ríos is a place of exceptional beauty guarded by rigorous environmental standards and committed to the sustainability of natural and cultural resources. In construction and operations, Tres Ríos applies only necessary infrastructure to facilitate sustainable development with stringent monitoring of environmental impact. Approximately 150 acres or nearly half of the 326 acre lot will be maintained as a reserve with little-to-no development to ensure the perfect balance of human enjoyment while protecting the greatest natural resources.

Natalia Angelo

Also See: First of Five Resorts, the Hacienda Tres Ríos, Opening in the Tres Rios, an Ecological Park Near Cancun / March 2008


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