Combate Beach Resort expands its tourism offer by adding six KING-Deluxe rooms to its inventory
Combate Beach Resort, located in Cabo Rojo, opened six new and modern King-Deluxe rooms, setting a new standard of quality and sophistication in the small inns in the tourist region of Porta del Sol.
With these new KING-Deluxe rooms, Combate Beach Resort expands its tourism offer to twelve different room types, designed to accommodate the wide variety of needs and budgets of its local and international clientele.
“This investment is aligned with our commitment to quality and continuous improvement that we have with our guests; reason why they consider us among the first hotels in this category”, said Xavier A Ramirez, co-owner and General Manager of Combate Beach Resort.
“Cabo Rojo has over 30 world-class attractions and 18 spectacular beaches. Annually, about 18,000 visitors from all over the world arrive at the Combate Beach Resort, including people from Australia, China, Japan, Hawaii, Alaska, Iceland, Africa, and Patagonia. “Injecting close to three million dollars into the local economy”, added Ramirez.
“The customer reception of our Turpial and Honeymoon Suites motivated us to expand in this market. At the beginning of this year we attended two hotel conventions, and we saw the behavioral patterns and expectations of the traveler of the future. We decided to anticipate the change and raise our standards a little more. “These six KING-Deluxe rooms are designed for a more demanding guest, or for those looking to surprise his/her partner for a special celebration; and for the new professionals of the millennial generation”, said Tomás Ramirez, leader of the family group of the Combate Beach Resort.
“These rooms have a more modern and sophisticated decoration while still maintaining all the characteristics of a small inn and the family service of a Puerto Rican parador. They are equipped with an extra comfortable King size bed, 43-inch TV, refrigerator, air conditioner, closet, USB connectors, bathrobes, and other amenities typical of a luxury eco-friendly hotels. “This investment also includes the modernization of the renowned Honeymoon Suite in our parador”, stressed Tomás Ramirez.
“The amount of ecotourism and cutural experiences offered by our area is highly diverse. In addition to the sea-related sports, such as swimming, diving, fishing, snorkeling, and kayaking; the Los Morrillos Lighthouse, the Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge, and the Salt Flats in Cabo Rojo, along with the attractions in other nearby cities, offer a gigantic framework for many other activities and nightlife”, said Xavier A. Ramirez.
“In addition, the culinary offer is quite extensive with more than fifty well recognized restaurants and “chinchorros” in Boqueron and Combate areas and a diversity of delicacies without equal for the local and international tourist”, added Xavier A. Ramirez.
For the Combate Beach Resort management team, it is critical to maintain its leadership and innovation in its hotel operations.
“We recognize the importance of staying at the forefront of the changes occurring in the tourism industry worldwide. Our marketing and operations strategy, together with the service quality of our thirty employees, attracts about 18,000 guests annually to Combate Beach Resort, and represent a driving force for economic activity in Combate and Cabo Rojo”, stated Tomás Ramirez.
For Jesús Ramos, president of the Association of Owners of Paradores and Tourism of PR, this is a very important event. “We are very happy with the quality and style of these rooms. This year, Paradores of Puerto Rico celebrates 45 years serving the Puerto Rican family, and all the “paradores” in the association have been modernizing and expanding their tourism offer. These rooms are an additional example of the high standards of quality and product diversity offered by our hotels”, said Ramos, owner and operator of the Parador Villas Sotomatyor in Adjuntas.
Constant innovation distinguishes the Combate Beach Resort. In 2015, Combate Beach Resort inaugurated the Ecosuites™ rooms, originated from cargo containers and with over thirty eco-friendly practices; and received the classification of Green Leader – Gold Level, from TripAdvisor. Then, in 2016 they converted their reception area into a meeting and community facility for their guests, in line with the latest trends in the global tourism market.
“At this time, Puerto Rico has a need to add luxury rooms to its inventory. We have observed a consistent increase in demand for more sophisticated rooms at competitive prices in our region, and we chose to meet that need. These rooms will be accessible to both the local and international visitor who continually visit us to enjoy the attractions of this area”, added, Tomas Ramirez.
Combate Beach Resort has 47 elegant rooms, to accommodate from two to six people, a breakfast restaurant, events’ rooms, recreational area, adult and children’s pool, basketball and sand volleyball courts, and provides direct access to Combate Beach and the Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge.