design et al are delighted to announce that Sheraton Buganvilias Resort & Convention Center & Victoria Plascencia has been shortlisted for Hotel Over 200 Rooms – Global Award in The International Hotel & Property Awards 2019.
With the charm of the villages of yesteryear, Sheraton Buganvilias Resort and Convention Centre, is located right in the heart of Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico. On a paradisiacal coast with more than 300 meters of beaches sunsets, intense blues and spectacular landscapes offered by the Bay of Banderas mountains. A proudly Jalisco family resort that has embraced a timeless compromise with international and domestic visitors showcasing the culture through some of the best handcrafted jewels on design and unconditional support to the Mexican artisans.
From the architectural vision to the actual innovation, the design comprehends ample spaces with a natural flow whilst being warm and inviting; stunning ocean views and the charm of Mexican culture in every detail inspires the senses of all types of guests. The harmony of the soothing colours blending with the landscape and specially designed handcrafts, textures and visual elements, which in a very contemporary style enhance the guest experience
The hotel features innovative use of unique pieces such as cocuchas, pottery pieces from Michoacán with a technique that has survived from its beginning in the late 1500 b.c, which were used by Mexican ancestors to store rice or any other grain at that time. Now with the sensitive view of the interior designer, Victoria Plasencia, have become a relevant piece embellishing and separating areas through the hotel. Embroidery Huichol art from Jalisco, Black pottery and Alebrijes from Oaxaca are some of the art integrated into the design, a beautiful place for a high-end experience with a high compromise with the community and artisans.
There are several favourite aspects but the most important one is the Mexican artisan’s contribution, the hotel is proud to share with their guests the culture and their roots, while promoting their art and helping with it, their communities. The passion and excitement were rife when creating the unique pieces designed by Victoria Plasencia, a very sensitive woman with an incomparable vision and understanding of the core of the hotel’s goal. Sheraton Buganvilias Resort & Convention Center aimed to welcome their visitors in a contemporary but warm Mexican environment, with unique details in and around the property, exuding a high-end experience, not overwhelming but classy and elegant. A design that reflects their essence.