1. What can agents expect when booking an event or conference group at a Melia Cuba property?
Here’s what we guarantee for every group booking:
Our Canadian office will assist with wedding planning or any incentive or special groups. You don’t have to worry about any language barrier slowing down the planning process.
Top-notch equipment and highly qualified employees on-site
Wedding, event and incentive coordinators on-site to help your clients host the perfect event and to handle any last-minute changes/issues
A wide range of properties to choose from – whatever specific needs and budget you’re working with, we have a property that will fit!
Meeting facilities are all outfitted with AV equipment
Private functions and work lunches and dinners can be accommodated in our restaurants
A wide array of restaurants and bars to choose from
Extensive entertainment program
2. Can you provide examples of some of the special interest groups you host?
WELLNESS AT YHI SPA… a total experience for all your senses.
YHI SPA, the Meliá Hotels International brand for well-being, is a true oasis created to awaken the mind and revitalize the body, set amid tropical gardens. Our mission is to introduce your clients to a new sense of well-being and serene tranquillity surrounded by luxury and exquisite attention to details.
We have selected special treatments with the most prestigious products to nourish, rejuvenate and relax the entire body. Let your clients experience our exclusive YHI SPA collection of facial and body treatments in the gorgeous atmosphere of a world-class spa. We have created yoga, pilates and zumba programs that can accommodate all fitness levels.
Book your single clients at the annual Singles week at Meliá Las Antillas (16+) from June 3-10, 2017.
The program includes a week-long party with different activities as well as added values for clients registered for the program such as room upgrades, guaranteed late check-out and no single supplement.
Annual golf tournament at the adults-only Meliá Las Américas Golf & Bungalows (18+).
Offering unlimited golf to its clients as well as the possibility to pre-book their tee times, this all-inclusive resort is the only hotel with direct access to the golf course. Beginners and advanced players can indulge in their love for the game on one of the Caribbean’s most challenging resort golf courses.
Meliá Las Américas hosts 2 annual golf tournaments (May and October) attracting players from all over the world: from May 17-20, 2017 and October 18-21, 2017
"OKTOBERFEST" International Beer Festival
From September 25-30, 2017
Meliá Las Antillas hosts this week-long event including many activities such as beer tasting, games, special dinners, a food festival, dance classes and fun competitions to crown the Beer King and Queen of the week.
3. What amenities are available at your various properties that may appeal to different groups?
So glad you asked! Here’s a great quick-reference chart describing which resorts offer which activities:
4. Who is the first point of contact for agents looking to start a conference/event booking?
They can contact Brenda Bradley (firstname.lastname@example.org) for English Canada / Gina Mallamo (email@example.com) for French Canada / Nanor Apikian for weddings (firstname.lastname@example.org).
5. Are there any incentives for agents who book groups with minimum numbers?
For weddings, there’s our wedding club which gives free nights in our hotels.