- Jul. 22, 2014 - NEW YORK --
When it comes to a destination wedding, honeymoons or romantic getaway, a key element is location, location, location. Hotelito Desconocido, just 90 minutes away from Puerto Vallarta’s international airport (PVR), is listed as one of Mexico’s top hotels by Travel + Leisure, and a definite fit for anyone looking for an extraordinary and unconventional location where to say yes.
A fairytale scenery lush with natural flora and fauna, Hotelito Desconocido is located in the middle of a UNESCO natural site with over 150 species of birds and infinite types of plants. Wedding ceremonies can be held across its more than 37 miles of white sandy beaches surround by the Pacific Ocean on one side and a lagoon on the other. Its crystal clear waterways and gardens are also magical backgrounders for any special event.
s intimate setting in the Costalegre area of Jalisco also provides weddings, honeymoons and romantic getaways with privacy, tranquility and a serene natural setting. The hotel has 27 scattered bungalows named palafitos,
reminiscent of those found in exotic locations like Tahiti. Local Mexican artistry is showcased throughout the hotel whose main decoration theme is based on the popular Mexican lottery game La Loteria.
Guests can enjoy an array of activities, including horseback riding, yoga-meditation, tennis, biking, kayaking, catamaran sailing, turtle release and hiking, as well as cooking lessons. On the El Ermitaño
lagoon, visitors can also practice paddle boarding and fishing if they bring the equipment.
The hotel’s event planners, chefs and staff are experts in developing personalized weddings and activities for groups of up to 100 as well as for lovebirds who visit Hotelito Desconocido. Romantic Moments in an exotic Paradise
The thirteen hours of sunlight that can be enjoyed at Hotelito Desconocido can provide for many hours of intimate sunbathing by the pool’s private palapas or refreshing hammocks that hand above the infinity pool. Poolside, guests are treated to the earthy dishes of El Nopalito restaurant which features land and sea dishes all made with fresh ingredients, 80% of Hotelito Desconocido is self-sustained with most products grown on site. Try one of the sensual desserts such as the goat cheese or chocolate and mole ice cream.
s romantic evening experience sets the stage for a passionate end to the day. Start with a candle-lit dinner at the hotel’s El Diablito restaurant, voted one of the best restaurants in Mexico’s Pacific Coast. Or get away from the buildings and create a secluded setting on the hotel’s shores surrounded by torches and a bonfire. To complete the experience, hotel rooms are decorated with petals and the over-sized bathtubs are filled with scented water and a bottle of champagne helps complete the magical evening.Luxurious Pampering
A popular space for weddings or getaways is the hotel’s spa. Couples looking to get pampered or bridal parties creating precious moments often take advantage of the many international and local services provided in the property.
Guests can indulge in exclusive treatments such as bubble beds, sauna and vapor rooms, thermal waters, water falls, therapies massages and facials. Groups can even experience the Mexican Temazcal, a pre-Hispanic sauna that incorporates indigenous rituals.
s Spa is one of the few in Mexico that offers 100% open air Thalassotherapy, a water-based therapy popular in Europe where distinct levels of salted water are used to relax the body. Hotelito Desconocido has two pools of Pacific Ocean water, one with 24% of salt level and another one with 47% salt levels, the same as the Dead Sea.Air access and Getting Married
s proximity to Puerto Vallarta’s international airport provides the hotel with easy and constant air lift with direct and connecting flights from across the United States and Canada with more than 20 carriers using the airport as well as charters and private planes. Hotelito Desconocido also has a helicopter landing area.
The State of Jalisco, where Hotelito Desconocido is located, is one of the most wedding friendly states in Mexico. Couples, even same sex couples, can obtain the documents needed for civil ceremonies easily with the help of the wedding planners at Hotelito Desconocido.