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Great Hotels of the World Completes $5 Million Renovation of its New
Member Property, Acanto Boutique Hotel in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

6th January 2012 - Great Hotels of the World (, the London-based hotel sales and marketing alliance, is delighted to announce that one of its new member properties, Acanto Boutique Hotel in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico has just completed a five million dollar refurbishment following a two year rebuild.
Acanto Boutique Hotel (, recent member of Great Hotels of the World Luxury Collection, has rebuilt the entire hotel with 14 added bedrooms, making it fully equipped with 21 luxurious one, two and three bedroom mega suites. The suites are fully furnished with deluxe marble flooring and granite counters, along with solid wood cabinets and plasma televisions. They will now also have their own fitted kitchens and private outdoor areas with hammocks, where guests can enjoy the climate and relax within the privacy of their own terrace.
The hotel will feature brand new leisure facilities, including an intimate spa, offering an array of treatments, seven new rooftop Jacuzzis and the possibility for guests to host barbecues on the terrace. 21 underground parking spaces have now been added to the property, ensuring greater convenience for its guests. Acanto Boutique Hotel has added a café and a wine bar to further add to the services provided.    
With a prime location, being just one block away from the beach and half a block from Playa Del Carmen’s bustling 5th Avenue, Acanto Boutique Hotel now offers guests privileged access to the Playa Del Carmen Beach Club and discounted rates at the fitness centre, located only one block away.
Matthew Schilowitz, Director of Sales at Acanto Boutique Hotel comments; “Acanto Boutique Hotel has undergone rapid improvement, putting our hotel in a unique position. We have all worked extremely hard to incorporate a variety of new features and facilities and we only hope to move forward in improving and bettering Acanto Boutique Hotel in every way we can for our guests."
Acanto Boutique Hotel was one of the first boutique hotels in the area from 2004 and has been recommended by Frommers and Master Card global premium division. The hotel also has a selection of residences.

For more information on Acanto Boutique Hotel or to book, please visit or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Great Hotels of the World

Great Hotels of the World ( ) provides global hotel reservation, sales and marketing services for an exclusive portfolio of primarily independent hotels and resorts worldwide. Great Hotels of the World provides a range of products, services and innovative technology solutions for over 250 hotels worldwide through trade shows, e-marketing, business travel sales, meeting and incentive sales, public relations, Meeting Forums and a private label GDS chain code (GW).

By acknowledging that each hotel’s core business is different, Great Hotels of the World helps hotels and consumers to “find their niche” by categorising member hotels into niche travel markets. Great Hotels’ dedicated programmes are aimed at the leisure, meetings and incentive and corporate markets, whilst the individual leisure collections reach precise areas of the market in which the hotel specialises in including gourmet, spa, golf, honeymoon and many more.

Membership of Great Hotels of the World is split into three tiers: the Luxury Collection, the Premium Collection and the Classic Collection and is by invitation only. Hotels must meet strict criteria before being accepted into the brand.

Further information on Great Hotels of the World can be found at

Ashleigh Silverman
Marketing and PR Assistant
Great Hotels of the World
+44 (0) 20 7380 8564


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