Grupo Mexicano de Desarrollo Affiliates Upscale Banyan Tree Cabo Marqués Resort with Interval International

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation
services, has added to its global exchange network Banyan Tree Cabo
Marqués in Acapulco. The luxury resort, Grupo Mexicano de Desarrollo’s
latest property, is located within an exclusive master-planned
residential community about eight miles from downtown Acapulco on the
Pacific Coast of Mexico.

“With more than 70 years of experience in infrastructure and real-estate
development, Grupo Mexicano de Desarrollo is highly regarded for its
commitment to environmentally friendly practices and social
responsibility,” said Marcos Agostini, Interval’s executive vice
president of global sales and business development. “We are very pleased
to see this prestigious company enter the industry with the Banyan Tree
hotel brand and take advantage of the numerous opportunities that shared
ownership has to offer.”

Set on dramatic cliffs overlooking the ocean, Banyan Tree Cabo Marqués
features a sophisticated aesthetic created by a fusion of modern and
Asian architecture and interior design. Stunning well-appointed villas
include an open-plan layout with high ceilings, spacious living and
dining areas, floor-to-ceiling windows that open onto large terraces
with private pools and sweeping sea views, and travertine-tiled
bathrooms with high-end finishes.

Guests at the resort have access to a wide array of upscale amenities
and services available on-site, including three restaurants, two outdoor
pools, a full-service spa featuring signature restorative treatments, a
fitness center, an art gallery, cooking and yoga classes, and 24/7
concierge services. Nearby activities and attractions range from
deep-sea fishing, boat tours, and horseback riding to shopping, dining,
and nightlife.

New members at Banyan Tree Cabo Marqués will be enrolled as individual
members of Interval International and will also become Interval Gold®
members, entitling them to a number of flexible exchange opportunities
and upgraded benefits and services. These include Interval Options®,
the ability to exchange their resort week toward a cruise, hotel or
unique Interval Experiences adventure; ShortStay Exchange®;
discounts on Getaway vacation rentals; Golf Connection, for access to
select private courses; special amenities with Dining Connection; City
Guides, for insider advice; Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® membership,
which gives them the opportunity to earn bonus points for up to two free
weekend rental days; Dining and Leisure Discounts powered by
Entertainment®; and VIP Concierge℠, for personal assistance,
24/7. Those purchasing at a higher level will become Interval Platinum®
members and receive all the Interval Gold advantages, plus an
array of best-in-class leisure and lifestyle benefits and services.
These include priority Getaway viewing, free Guest Certificates,
Platinum Escapes, and complimentary Priority Pass™.

About Interval International

operates membership programs for vacationers and
provides value-added services to its developer clients worldwide. Based
in Miami, Florida, the company has been a pioneer and innovator in
serving the vacation ownership market since 1976. Today, Interval’s
exchange network comprises more than 3,200 resorts in over 80 nations.
Through offices in 15 countries, Interval offers high-quality products
and benefits to resort clients and approximately 2 million families who
are enrolled in various membership programs.

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