Signature announces the re-opening of Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas after $23 million-dollar renovation

TORONTO, Dec. 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Signature Vacations is pleased to announce that Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas officially reopened on December 3, 2016 following a multi-million dollar remodelling and enhancement project. Exclusively offered by the tour operator, vacationers can now look forward to a host of new features at the consistently popular beachfront resort that combines an enviable location overlooking Los Cabos' famous arch with a packed complimentary activities and sports program, RiuLand kids club, varied gourmet dining and attractive oceanfront pool complex.

Highlights of the renovation project include the addition of 44 junior suites with their own private pool and eight new Jacuzzi suites that offer breathtaking views of the surrounding coastline. All communal areas have been upgraded to modernize services and reflect a contemporary, yet colonial feel. A new cardio gym in the beach 'chill out' area, in addition to the fitness facilities already offered as part of the spa complex, offers added convenience to those who wish to keep healthy. The opening of the Bombay restaurant offering the best in Indian cuisine brings the total of specialty restaurants to five, in addition to the popular buffet restaurant. Guests can now also look forward to relaxing in three new bars and lounges bringing the total available on property to seven: Lounge 24 (a 24 hours lounge), the Capuchino Bar serving delicious pastries and coffees and the Beach Club which offers a stylish oceanfront chill out area.

Perennially popular amongst Canadian travellers, RIU Hotels and Resorts are highly-rated by TripAdvisor®, and are located in some of the most scenic vacation hotspots across the Caribbean, Central America and Mexico. Customers who travel with Signature Vacations can enjoy an array of accommodations and amenities designed to suit both couples and families, in addition to a host of RIU®-topia features including: unlimited reservation free à la carte dining and international drinks, in room liquor dispenser, free Wi-Fi in common areasspa credit and more. What's more, guests staying at Riu Palace properties are treated to perks such as 24-hour room service, poolside waiter beverage service, complimentary Wi-Fi throughout, in-room coffee maker and champagne breakfast daily.

Signature Vacations offers convenient packages to the sun from 34 different gateways coast to coast. All packages include return flights on Sunwing Airlines, where travellers can relax and enjoy award-winning Champagne Service on route to their destination, including a welcome sparkling wine toast and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages service together with a generous free 23kg checked baggage allowance for the first bag. They can also take advantage of the Sunwing Café, a new buy on board menu of high-quality light meals and snacks featuring dishes inspired by Food Network Canada Celebrity Chef Lynn Crawford.

A week's all inclusive vacation package at Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas is available from $1395 plus $432 in taxes per person. Price is based on two people sharing a Junior Suite on an all inclusive basis and departing from Toronto on February 4th, 2017.

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About Signature Vacations

Signature Vacations is the one-stop for absolutely all inclusive packages designed to appeal to a wide range of taste and budgets. Along with customized options for couples, brides & grooms and honeymooners, the company also offers a wide array of fun-loving resorts designed with families, groups and younger travellers in mind. Customers can choose from resorts across the Caribbean (Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Aruba, the Bahamas, Jamaica, Curacao, Saint Lucia and St Maarten), Mexico, Panama, Honduras and Costa Rica.

All Signature Vacations packages include Sunwing Airlines' award-winning 'Champagne Service,' which features a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and non-alcoholic beverage service together with inflight entertainment, including first run movies.  In addition, children receive knapsacks filled with games and toys. Passengers can also choose from an extensive buy on board selection of light meals and snacks with signature dishes inspired by Food Network Canada Celebrity Chef Lynn Crawford. Customers also benefit from a generous free 23kg baggage allowance on their first bag. For just $50 more per flight segment, travellers can upgrade to Sunwing's Elite Plus service, which features advance seat selection, separate check-in at a majority of airports, advance boarding, 30 kg baggage allowance, priority baggage handling and extra legroom seats.

SOURCE Signature Vacations

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