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Tucked away alongside the shoreline of Banderas Bay in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico is Hotel Mousai, an adults-only property contained in the Garza Blanca Preserve. Boasting two all-suite towers, the resort is part of the distinguished Tafer Hotels & Resorts household, providing town’s solely five-diamond property.
In whole, the reserve is made up of seven buildings, with two towers being devoted solely to Hotel Mousai. This previous spring, we had the chance to go to the resort, which is positioned solely a 30-minute drive from the Puerto Vallarta airport.
Upon arrival, what first caught our eye was the resort’s gorgeous aesthetics and design—modern and progressive but nonetheless heat and welcoming. The foyer is decked out in daring, color-blocked furnishings items; marble flooring; life-sized chess items; and gold accents opening up onto views of the ocean.
The property is made up of two towers: The South and North, and rooms inside every tower all embrace walk-in rain showers, Smart Toto bidet bogs, complimentary Wi-Fi, a personal terrace with Jacuzzi, outside lounge chairs and an extra-large hammock on the patio.
Other facilities embrace electrical curtains, a piece desk, and a journey chest which homes the minibar, fridge and Nespresso espresso maker. For our keep, we settled into one of many 1,069-square-feet suites within the North Tower. Chic and fashionable, the area options modern design components, distinctive items of artwork, and imaginative particulars—it’s a character all by itself.
Separated by a mirrored wall, the en-suite lavatory contains a moon mirror with LEDs, a walk-in rain bathe embellished with Venetian chocolate litmus with quartz plates, and an automatic Toto consolation bathroom (a.ok.a. a bidet). Each room additionally comes with its personal iPad which you should use to order room service, guide a spa reservation, ship a message to your concierge, flip the lights on/off, or shut your blinds within the night.
Hotel Mousai has six eating places on property and visitors even have entry to the eating places at Garza Blanca which incorporates Blanca Blue, Bocados Steakhouse and Aquazul Bar and Lounge. Although all-inclusive eating choices can generally miss the mark, the property ensures that every restaurant lives as much as its excessive requirements.
You’ll discover that anyplace you go, you’ll be getting the perfect in substances in addition to distinctive taste combos that may make you allow you wanting extra. One of one of the best eating places on property is Hiroshi, a chic Japanese restaurant overlooking the ocean and open for dinner solely.
Mexico is probably not your first thought in terms of superb sushi, however whether or not you’re staying on the resort or simply visiting the realm, you need to do this spectacular restaurant. Using the freshest substances and delicate precision, the dishes listed here are the kind you’ll write house about. If you possibly can’t determine what to get, ask for the chef’s solutions and you may’t go unsuitable.
Around the resort, visitors can make the most of Hotel Mousai’s exlusive facilities together with a state-of-the-art fitness center; a stunning, sky-high spa with hydrotherapy remedies; tennis court docket, basketball court docket, and squash room; and two rooftop infinity swimming pools, one for every tower.
Guests can even take a complimentary trolly all the way down to the seashore or to Garza Blanca resort to expertise its sister property’s facilities as nicely. For a novel journey, guide an ocean kayaking tour to Los Arcos.
The three-hour expertise begins on the seashore at Garza Blanca and visitors can select both a personal or tandem kayak as they enterprise out into the ocean headed towards the rock formation. Once there, if the water and climate allow, you possibly can soar out of your kayak to snorkel across the space to view the subaquatic wildlife. Pro Tip: If you’re vulnerable to movement illness, pop a Dramamine previous to taking off.
Or, in case you’d reasonably keep on dry land, guide a personal tequila tasting and be taught all concerning the nation’s hottest liquor whereas attending to style among the area’s finest manufacturers. You’ll be taught the variations between white, reposado and anejo and tips on how to match them together with your meals.
Did you recognize that ending your tequila shot with a lime has nothing to do with overlaying up the cruel taste of the liquor? Book the expertise to seek out out why this custom lives on ‘til today…the reply will shock you.
We liked all the things about this all-inclusive expertise in Puerto Vallarta, from the welcoming smiles of the workers as we arrived, to the mouth-wateringly good meals, picturesque rooftop infinity pool, and our personal non-public terrace Jacuzzi which helped us finish our days every evening. If you’re on the lookout for a high-end, adults-only property in Puerto Vallarta, Hotel Mousai is the right place to spend your subsequent trip.