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Free Antigen Tests to Guests at La Colección Resorts

New requirements for travelers abroad returning to the U.S. and Canada made simpler at these resorts

Mexico City, Mexico (January 15, 2021) La Coleccion Resorts, a collection of distinctive resorts located throughout Mexico and the Dominican Republic, is reassuring its guests to continue having a seamless vacation experience when at its beach resorts by offering free antigen available on-site. In response to new requirements from the CDC that require travelers abroad to obtain a negative COVID-19 viral test result 72 hours prior to their departure back to the U.S., the hotelier has facilitated services from certified local laboratories as an alternative for beach resorts' guests to get tested.

"We understand that the travel experience must continue to adapt in this new normal post-pandemic, and at La Coleccion Resorts are goal is to make it as simple as possible for our guests," explains Enrique Calderon, COO of Posadas.

As part of the company's Travel with Confidence program, guests staying at any of La Coleccion Resorts' beach properties can coordinate with the resort's concierge a complimentary Antigen testing performed by a local lab inside hotel facilities 36 hours before their departure. This service will end once the Government Testing Mandate is lifted. Guests requiring the PCR tests can also make arrangements with the concierge 72 hours prior to their departure, however, this test does have an additional cost, is subject to availability and may be administered off-site according to each destination.

In addition to these services, the Travel with Confidence Protection program also offers guests full coverage of accidents or illnesses (including COVID-19) from the time of check-in to check-out and telehealth assistance for up to 72 hours, hotel expenses during recovery, and 24-hour services among other benefits at an extra cost of $4 USD per night. Should a guest test positive, a substantial discounted nightly rate of $10 per night (plus taxes), per person, will be offered during quarantine.

La Coleccion Resorts beach resorts include: Live Aqua Beach Resort Cancun All Inclusive Adults Only, Live Aqua Beach Resort Punta Cana (opening in February), Live Aqua Private Residences Los Cabos, Live Aqua Beach Resort Punta Cana, Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive Adults Only, Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun, Grand Fiesta Americana Los Cabos All Inclusive Golf Spa, Fiesta Americana Cozumel All Inclusive, Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun All Inclusive, Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive Spa, Fiesta Americana Cancun Villas, Fiesta Americana Acapulco Villas, The Explorean Cozumel and The Explorean Kohunlich.

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About La Coleccion Resorts

La Coleccion Resorts is a distinctive selection of 30 beach and urban resorts located throughout Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Operated by Mexico's leadinghotelier, Posadas, the brands within La Coleccin Resorts include: Live Aqua Resorts, exclusive luxury​,​sensatory resorts with impeccable service; Grand Fiesta Americana Hotelsand Resorts, which celebrates the grandeur of Mexican hospitality through its cuisine and high-end services; Fiesta Americana Hotels Resorts, hotels that emphasize Mexicos architecture as well as its renowned warm and friendly hospitality; and The Explorean Discovery Resorts, nature-inspired ​soft adventurehavens 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: