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Signature Vacations

March 31, 2014 13:19 ET

Signature Announces the Opening of New Riu Playa Blanca in Panama

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 31, 2014) - Signature Vacations and its exclusive hotel partner, RIU Hotels & Resorts are excited to announce the opening of a brand new property in Panama -- the Riu Playa Blanca. Set to officially open on April 4, travellers can book today with Signature for an unforgettable luxury vacation at this stunning, five-star resort.

The Riu Playa Blanca offers guests world-class hospitality services, access to sun-kissed golden beaches and a fabulous 24 hours all inclusive plan. Guests will also get to enjoy RIU-topia inclusions such as a welcome cocktail, free Wi-Fi in lobby, limitless international drinks, unlimited dining at speciality restaurants, a regularly stocked in-room mini-bar, and more. Guests will also have access to a variety of water sports and daily activities, as well as a fully-equipped fitness centre, a variety of specialty restaurants including Asian, Italian and a Steakhouse as well as a RiuLand kids club.

Fast facts about Riu Playa Blanca

  • 573 rooms
  • 4 restaurants
  • 5 bars (including a 24 hours sports bar)
  • On-site Pacha disco (includes entrance and unlimited drinks)
  • Playa Blanca features a white sand beach, rare on the Pacific coast

Signature offers all inclusive vacation packages to Panama with the convenience of direct weekly flights from Toronto. A one week all inclusive vacation to Riu Playa Blanca Resort in Panama starts from just $895 + $345 taxes per person, departing from Toronto on April 11, 18 and 25, 2014.

All Signature Vacations packages include "Sunwing Airlines' Award Winning Champagne Service," which features a complimentary glass of champagne, hot towel service, Hot & Fresh Bistro meals served with a choice of wine at lunch and dinner, and complimentary inflight entertainment, including first run movies and a generous free 20kg baggage allowance. For just $40 more per flight segment, travellers can upgrade to Sunwing's Elite Plus service, which features advance seat selection, 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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  • For all media inquiries, please contact:
    Janine Chapman
    Vice President of Marketing
    Signature Vacations