LE BLANC SPA RESORT CANCUN UNVEILS 30 MILLION- DOLLAR RENOVATION
AAA Five Diamond awarded property reopens with redesigned rooms, refreshed meeting spaces, new dining options and completely renovated lobby among others
Photo: Le Blanc Spa Resort- Third Floor Pool
MIAMI, Fla. (APRIL 9, 2019) – Palace Resorts – the company that sets the standard in five-star, all-inclusive resort accommodations – is pleased to announce the completion of a multimillion-dollar renovation of Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun, the brand’s flagship property and one of Cancun’s top all-inclusive resorts as designated by TripAdvisor for multiple years in a row. The leading luxury adults-only, AAA Five Diamond Awarded resort, recently reopened after extensive enhancements to its interiors and exteriors, including a completely redesigned lobby, upgrades to its meeting space, well-appointed new designer guest suites, redefined restaurants with exciting new gourmet dining menu options and newly decorated common spaces including bars and lounges.
This opulent beachfront adults-only property is located on an enclave between the Nichupte Lagoon and the glistening Caribbean Sea in Cancun, Mexico. The resort is consistently recognized as one of the world’s top all-inclusive resorts. In addition to new renovations, the hotel also features the traditional facilities and over the top amenities, Le Blanc Spa Resort is known for including, an award-winning 30,957sq. ft. full-service spa with 19 treatment rooms, an incredible hydrotherapy facility, a 2,561sq. ft. fitness center and wellness center centre featuring brand new top of the line Technogym equipment, plunge pools, gourmet speciality cuisine, butler service, and over 8,115 sq. ft. meeting space, 9 breakout rooms and much more.
“The Le Blanc Spa Resort brand has already been recognized in the industry as the #1 all-inclusive resort as designated by the TripAdvisor® community. The investment in these unparalleled renovations to our AAA Five Diamond brand reinforces our commitment to continue to be the leader in the luxury, upscale, adults-only, all-inclusive market.” said Gibran Chapur, Executive Vice President of Palace Resorts, “We spared no detail in the renovations and upgrades, which are evident in its opulence and design. From fine dining to an innovative spa and on-trend wellness options, to lavish accommodations and top-notch service, Le Blanc Spa Resort will continue to be recognized around the world as the top luxury hotel in Cancun.”
Exteriors designed by master architect, Roberto Elias and interiorly brought to life by Francois Frossard of Francois Frossard Design (FFD), Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun is a modern-day designer dream. With an impressive lobby, the resort offers an elegant, yet modern chic feel, that rivals some of the most coveted hotels around the globe. The impressive lobby was not only designed to make an outstanding first impression but was designed as a nod to the era of grand hotel lobbies as urban meeting places. The opulent space features a variety of seating areas for intimate gatherings and cocktails and also serves as a welcoming atmosphere for arriving guests, all set against the backdrop of the sparkling ocean.
Designers left no detailed unturned. “The new look highlights include beautiful, ivory marble floors and accent walls, exotic brown and onyx granite decor in intricate furniture pieces such as desks, bars, the spa and beauty salon. There is also a hint of quartz installments noted throughout the decor, creating a relaxing and soothing atmosphere” says Francois Frossard. “We like design to be visually powerful, intellectually elegant, and above all, timeless.”
Abstract artwork, inspired by Le Blanc Spa Resort, is featured throughout the property by Yucatan artist, Genoveva Faller. Enhancements were also made to the resort’s outdoor areas, including the addition of palm trees to its beach area and elegant hammocks for the ultimate relaxation, creating a lush tropical paradise.
Photo: Le Blanc Spa Resort- Rooms
Sophisticated Rooms & Suites
The interiors of the 260 rooms and suites were completely redesigned with a neutral colour palette featuring cool shades of white and plush furnishing. Most suites feature ocean views of the picturesque turquoise waters of Cancun, while others feature views of the incredible Nichupte lagoon. Each suite comes equipped with private French-style balconies, comfortable living spaces, a king or two standard double beds featuring brand new, memory foam mattresses, double whirlpool tubs and oversized bathrooms with luxurious amenities and sophisticated rain showerheads featuring relaxing body jets, for the ultimate shower.
Known for its incredible personalized service and attention to even the most minute detail, Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun offers each guest personal butler service, nightly aromatherapy menu, a selection of lavish pillows from the vast pillow menu and the most luxurious in-room amenities such as handcrafted soaps. USB charging ports and upgraded touch lighting control. In addition, each suite features CHI hair dryers, CHI hair straighteners and BVLGARI personal products, including an array of luxury bath salts in every room. Suites are also stocked with mini-bars featuring top-shelf spirits, snacks, high definition flat SMART TV’s, featuring Apple TV and gourmet Lavazza coffee makers. Guest will rest on goose down pillows and luxury bedding with 100% cotton sheets, complimentary Wi-Fi. Signature beach tote and umbrella.
Photo: Le Blanc Spa Resort- Renovated Lobby Bar
A Taste of Luxury
One of the most outstanding qualities of the brand is its remarkable gastronomic offerings. Le Blanc Spa Resort offers culinary options even for the most discerning travelker. All of the restaurants have been revamped with new décor, upgraded menus, and new and innovative dining concepts. From delectable cuts of meat featuring Certified Angus Beef (™) to sweet works of culinary art by world-renowned pastry chef, Antonio Bachour, Le Blanc Spa Resort offers an array of diverse cuisine like no other.
New restaurant options include:
- Bella- Journey through Italy’s most coveted dining options and feast on traditional and classic flavors featuring elegant presentations. The menu, curated in collaboration with Michelin Star chef, Giussepe Iannotti features authentic Italian delights such as Pappardelle all ‘Amatriciana, Salmone all’Arancia.
- Blanc- Offers guests modern Mexican cuisine, mixed with traditional flavors. The restaurant offers contemporary culinary presentations, using classic ingredients.
- Lumiere –The resort’s signature restaurant aims to impress guests with its new menu focused on distinct ingredients such as Escargot, Duck and Foie Gras, making them the star of each dish. Lumiere features a private dining room for a capacity of up to ten guests, for the ultimate intimate dining experience. The restaurant’s new sophisticated decor further elevates its elegance.
- Yama– An eclectic modern Japanese restaurant featuring classic favourites. The new restaurant’s name was inspired by Palace Resorts late Executive Chef Teruo Yamamoto, who inspired and innovated the Japanese dining experience. Each dish is inspired by recipes and flavours that the culinary Japanese master created.
- Terraza “Wood Fired Bistro” –This restaurant was completely redesigned to create an ambiance where guests can enjoy the magnificent views of the Caribbean Sea while dining on delights from the wood fire oven.
- Pure – Here, healthy dining options meet the luxury all-inclusive experience. Pure offers gourmet options to those who are looking to maintain a balanced diet, whilst enjoying the luxuries of an all-inclusive wellness enclave.
- Glasé, – A sweet addition to Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun, this traditional ice cream parlour offers guests the ability to fuel that sweet tooth and cool down while sunbathing at the infinity pool. Glasé offers delicious, freshly home-made ice cream and fresh fruit popsicles, traditional milkshakes and a plethora of sweets to top it off with. The menu offers traditional flavours but also features artisan flavours such as Coconut, Pistachio, Salted Caramel and Mango. The ice cream parlour also offers a variety of gluten-free and vegan options, truly offering something for everyone.
- K’akau – An elegant coffee & sweets shop, K’akau features a variety of crepes, macarons, petit fours, and a distinctive chocolate journey to remember. K’akau offers hand-painted chocolate featuring flavors from classic to exuberant-surely a unique journey for your palate.
As if the culinary options were not enough, guests can also delight in high-end mixology and indulge in unique cocktails at any of the property’s bars, featuring an extensive list of carefully curated libations by the resort’s top mixologist. For those looking for live music and a touch of nightlife, Cava, is a trendy lounge, offers a live band, a DJ spinning the latest beats, exquisite cocktails, pool tables, and big screen TVs.
Meet in Luxury
Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun offers more than 8,115 sq. ft. of space for corporate and social events. The terrace features a cocktail patio with majestic sunset views with more than 2,254 sq ft . Upgrades to these facilities include modern décor, new carpeting, upgraded modern doors and flooring as well as environmentally friendly, intelligent controls for lighting, air conditioning and sound. This new touch technology seamlessly controls audio and volume in each room. In addition, the resort offers groups the latest in technology, top-of-the-line audio-visual equipment, and a fully equipped business centre, with complimentary WIFI throughout the entire resort.
Photo: Le Blanc Spa Resort- Spa Hydrotherapy
An Award-Winning Spa & Wellness Center
This all-inclusive wellness retreat resort is home to “BLANCSPA” an award-winning spa that features a hydrotherapy area, hot and cold plunge pools, sauna, herbal steam room, chromotherapy, sauna therapy, relaxation lounge, and 19 treatment suits. The spa recently unveiled a new signature service: The Balchè Massage. Balchè is a fermented drink, native to the Yucatan, that stems from the bark of a tree of the genus, Lonchocarpus and honey. The ingredients are incorporated into the massage, allowing guests to customize and choose from a variety of oils, aromas, and techniques used to relax, revitalize and decompress the muscles. The massage is complemented by an initial harmonization featuring copal aromas and the sound of a pre-Hispanic instrument and ends with a traditional Mayan drink.
With unique services featuring ancient Mexican majestic treatments, such as the symbolic Kukulkan massage where two masseuses use four hands in a choreographed simulation of sacred animals. The jaguar, the serpent, a feather, caracol, and the burning of copal, which symbolized the releasing of spirits holding us back. Other traditional services include facials, anti-aging treatments featuring Natura Bissé products to combat any sign of ageing, revitalizing skin cells to create a lifting effect. The spa also features a beauty salon, boutique, and state of the art fitness center and spinning studio.
Le Blanc Spa Resort offers a variety of leisurely activities, allowing guests the option to unwind in complete relaxation, or get moving! Activities include Aqua Body Strong fitness (stand up yoga), live music, karaoke, guided meditation classes, hatha yoga, TRX training, and Aqua spinning.
Le Blanc Spa Resort is conveniently located 35 minutes from Cancun International Airport. Resort guests can also enjoy complimentary self and valet parking services. Stays at Le Blanc Spa Cancun can be booked via many of the UK’s leading tour operators and travel agencies.
About Le Blanc Spa Resort:
Le Blanc Spa Resort is an award-winning, adults-only, ultra-luxury hotel brand that has completely redefined the standard for luxury all-inclusive resorts. With locations in Cancun and Los Cabos, Mexico, Le Blanc Spa Resort offers a plethora of luxurious amenities including sophisticated and stylish accommodations. Part of the Palace Resorts family of brands, Le Blanc Spa Resort offers butler service, unique gourmet culinary offerings, a state-of-the-art spa and wellness facilities, world-class entertainment and unique experiences sure to impress even the most discerning luxury traveller. For more information, visit www.leblancsparesorts.com.