TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 15, 2015) - Sunwing is delighted to announce the opening of Grand Memories Varadero. Offered exclusively by the tour operator, this is the first hotel within the popular Memories chain to carry the "Grand" distinction in recognition of its impressive standard of service. With 1,110 rooms and suites, Grand Memories Varadero caters to all vacationers through its three unique sections: Family, Adults Only, and the upgraded Diamond Club section.

Families will love Grand Memories Varadero for its active children's club with supervised activities, splash pad, convenient dining options, and the array of room options including the Master Suite which accommodates up to 6 people. Even the most active families will be challenged to experience all of the available activities which include non-motorized water sports, basketball or soccer on the multi-sport court, tennis, beach volleyball, billiards, ping pong, and more.

A Sunwing Relax Resort™, the all-suite Adults Only section of Grand Memories Varadero is located right beside the beach and offers luxurious inclusions such as 24/7 room service, access to a private club house and cigar bar, an exclusive pool, and access to "Ave del Paraiso," an international à la carte adults only restaurant. The lush tropical setting is ideal for romance and the resort offers a host of honeymoon and wedding packages.

Discerning guests wishing to upgrade to Diamond Club® also enjoy a privileged location beside the beach, as well as a host of upgraded services and amenities including: private Diamond Club® Lounge access, butler service, preferential dinner reservations, an exclusive beach area with dedicated bar and waiter service, select premium drinks in the Lounge, an upgraded room service menu, nightly turndown service with pillow menu, complimentary early check in and late check out when available, upgraded in-room amenities, robes and slippers for use in room, mini-bar restocked daily, and a 10% discount on spa and beauty treatments.

All accommodations at Grand Memories Varadero have modern appointments including a satellite television, electronic in-room safe, in-room liquor dispenser, stocked mini-bar, and air conditioning. The resort offers 7 restaurants (including one adults only), 8 bars, fitness facilities including a gym, sauna, steam bath, and Jacuzzi, as well as a wellness centre for spa treatments.

All Sunwing packages include direct flights with award-winning Sunwing Airlines, Canada's third largest carrier, flying to Varadero from 26 different gateways during the winter months. With the introduction of a new weekly flight from Ottawa this May, year round departures are now available from 7 different gateways -- Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa and Quebec City.

A week stay at Grand Memories Varadero is available from $445 plus $350 tax per person and is based on double occupancy of a hotel room on an all inclusive basis departing from Toronto on either June 10, 17 & 24, 2015.

For more information on vacations to Varadero, visit or contact your local travel agent.

About Sunwing Vacations

All Sunwing Vacations packages include award winning Sunwing Airlines' Champagne Service, which features a complimentary glass of sparkling wine, hot towel service, Hot & Fresh Bistro Meals™ served with a choice of wine at lunch and dinner, and complimentary in-flight entertainment, including first run movies and a generous 20 kg free baggage allowance. For just $50 more per flight segment, travellers can upgrade to Sunwing's Elite Plus service, which features advance seat selection, complimentary headsets, separate check-in at a majority of airports, advance boarding, 30 kg baggage allowance, priority baggage handling, and extra legroom seats.

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