Playa Hotels & Resorts Acquires the Grand Baja Resort & Spa

Playa Hotels & Resorts, S.L., announced its acquisition of the 249-unit all-suite Grand Baja Resort & Spa in Baja California Sur, Mexico. The upscale resort will be operated by Barceló Hotels & Resorts and will be renamed The Barceló Los Cabos Resort, a Barceló Premium branded hotel. The hotel will undergo a major renovation and expansion, including the addition of 476 suites, resulting in 725 guest suites in total by the end of 2009. There will also be several new restaurants and additional meeting space, services and amenities. Visit []. (JP)