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La Coleccion Resort Wins Conde Nast Traveler Award

La Coleccion Resort Wins Conde Nast Traveler Award


Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún was recognized as #1 on the Best Mexico Eastern Resorts list.


Condé Nast Traveler announced the winners of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún topping the Best Mexico Eastern Resorts list. The Cancún resort also garnered a spot within the top 20 Best Resorts in the World category. At the same time, another property from La Colección Resorts, Fiesta Americana Hacienda Galindo Resort & Spa in Querétaro, Mexico, was named the 15th Best Resorts in Mexico. More than 800,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences around the world.


“It is a tremendous honor to be recognized with these prestigious awards,” says Enrique Calderon, COO of La Colección Resorts by Fiesta Americana. “The designations of Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún and Fiesta Americana Hacienda Galindo Resort & Spa as top Mexican resorts serve as an affirmation that our offerings and services continue to surpass the expectations of our visitors. It is an added honor to see Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún positioned among the top 20 resorts in the world. Our team strives to deliver the most memorable experience for our guests, and we hope our high caliber of service demonstrates that every day.”


As the longest-running recognition in the industry, the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards bestow prestige on those honored as the best of tourism and travel. The awards categories include resorts, hotels, destinations, spas, airlines, more. The complete list of honorees can be found here.


“The results of this year’s survey, conducted at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, are a testament to the lasting power of a meaningful travel experience,” said Jesse Ashlock, U.S. Editor of Condé Nast Traveler. “The winners represent the best of the best for our audience and offer plenty of trip-planning inspiration for all the adventures we can’t wait to have next.”


Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancún is an adult-only, all-inclusive resort set on the shores of Cancun’s beach. The resort’s 371 guestrooms feature a contemporary design that emphasizes wellness and relaxation with impeccable ocean views. Members can enjoy the Aqua Club featuring expansive pool and beach areas, daily entertainment, and an abundant selection of bars, restaurants, and cafes offering Mexican and international menus to satisfy every appetite. Its located just minutes away from the Cancun International Airport and within walking distance of the areas’ best shopping centers and lively nightlife.


The 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards are published on Condé Nast Traveler’s website at and within the pages of the November 2021 print issue.



About La Colección Resorts


La Colección Resorts is a distinctive selection of 30 beach and urban resorts located throughout Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Operated by Mexico’s leading hotelier, Posadas, the brands within La Colección Resorts include: Live Aqua Resorts, exclusive luxury​, ​sensatory resorts with impeccable service; Grand Fiesta Americana Hotels & Resorts, which celebrates the grandeur of Mexican hospitality through its cuisine and high-end services; Fiesta Americana Hotels & Resorts, hotels that emphasize Mexico’s architecture as well as its renowned warm and friendly hospitality; and The Explorean Discovery Resorts, nature-inspired ​soft adventure havens that offer superior accommodations. These award-winning properties are spread throughout some of the most favored beach destinations such as Los Cabos, Puerto Vallarta, Cancun, Riviera Maya and Cozumel in Mexico as well as Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. In 2021, the collection expanded to included urban resorts in cities such as Oaxaca, San Miguel de Allende, Merida, Mexico City, Guadalajara, among others. Committed to providing travelers and employees with transparency and assurance, all the properties incorporate Travel with Confidence, elevated safety, hygiene, and flexibility protocols that were developed in collaboration with the ABC Medical Center in Mexico City and use 3M hospital-grade products. For further information, please visit: