In my short time with SMVC at this point, I have found that it is a strong and popular destination," continued Ebrill.
All members have access through SMVC to stay at any of the Sol Melia hotels and resorts worldwide, including those in destinations such as Paris, London, Madrid, Rome and more.
This summer, SMVC announced the opening of its third location in the Dominican Republic, The Reserve at Paradisus Punta Cana, and Gran Melia Palacio de Isora, Canary Islands, Spain, its first member resort in Tenerife and fourth in the Canary Islands.
SMVC Members have access to all services and amenities of the 550-suite Paradisus Punta Cana resort complex, including its 10 restaurants, seven bars, casino, golf course and 24-hour room service.
SMVC at Gran Melia Palacio de Isora features 200 one-and-two bedroom oceanfront suites with plasma TV, fully-equipped kitchenettes, upscale wood and granite accents.
Additionally, in late 2008, SMVC will open The Reserve at Paradisus Palma Real in the Dominican Republic, including Presidential Club Suites, as well as the second phase of the highly successful Sol Melia Vacation Club at Gran Melia Puerto Rico at Coco Beach, Rio Grande.
SMVC members will enjoy the resort's fitness program, golf course, first class spa treatments, expansive white sand beach and crystal clear water, variety of gourmet restaurants, bars, casino, supervised children's programs, daily schedule of adult activities, concierge service and 24-hour room service.
SMVC at Gran Melia Puerto Rico is located close to the El Yunque National Rainforest and 30 minutes to historic Old San Juan.
In 2009 SMVC will add a new member resort in Playa del Carmen, Mexico as part of a new development by Sol Melia that will feature both a Paradisus and a Gran MELI hotel.