Frequently Asked Questions
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WHAT DOCUMENTS DO US AND CANADIAN CITIZENS NEED TO TRAVEL TO MEXICO?
WHAT ARE THE TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS FOR MINORS TRAVELING TO MEXICO?
IS IT SAFE TO TRAVEL TO MEXICO?
WHAT IS THE CURRENCY IN MEXICO?
WHAT IS THE WEATHER LIKE?
I BOOKED MY RESERVATION WITH AN ONLINE TRAVEL SITE, BUT I AM NOT SURE WHO TO CONTACT TO RECONFIRM MY RESERVATION.
I WOULD LIKE TO GET MARRIED IN MEXICO AT A VILLA GROUP RESORT, CAN YOU TELL ME THE LEGAL REQUIREMENTS?
IF I MAKE A HOTEL RESERVATION THROUGH YOUR RESERVATION CENTER DO I HAVE TO ATTEND A TIMESHARE PRESENTATION?
HOW FAR ARE THE RESORTS FROM THE AIRPORT?
IS THERE A FREE SHUTTLE FROM THE AIRPORT TO YOUR RESORTS?
Can Americans Visit Mexico Right Now?
Yes. There are no travel restrictions on air travel between the United States and Mexico and several flights are operating daily. While the US-Mexico Land Border has been restricted to ‘essential’ crossings since March 21st, 2020 due to COVID-19, it is expected to open again for non-essential crossings on October 21st, 2020.
Is It Safe to Visit Cancun Now?
Yes. Cancun was the first destination in Latin America to receive the “Safe Travels” stamp of approval from the World Travel & Tourism Council based on its implementation of recommended health and sanitization protocols.
While Hurricane Delta hit the Yucatán Peninsula, south of Cancun, as a category 2 storm on October 7th, 2020, the hurricane has moved out of Mexico and Cancun is safe to visit now.
Is the Airport in Cancun Open?
Yes, the airport in Cancun is open and is receiving several international flights daily. The Cancun airport closed briefly when Hurricane Delta made landfall on October 7th, 2020, but is now operating normally.
Am I Required to Get Tested for COVID-19 Before Traveling to Mexico?
No, you are not required to get tested for COVID-19 before traveling to Mexico. Temperature screenings will be conducted on flights exiting the US and between destinations in Mexico. If you display a fever, you will not be allowed to board the flight, but you should be given a refund, consult with your airline. Most airlines will ask you to consent to wearing a face mask for the duration of your flight, apart from when eating or drinking. You will also be asked to fill out a compulsory pre-flight health questionnaire during the check in process.
What are the Cancellation Conditions Related to Coronavirus?
The cancelation conditions depend on each individual airline and on the terms of your hotel booking. At Villa del Palmar Cancun, please refer to the terms and conditions stated under your reservation. The cancelation terms vary between notifying us of any cancelation or changes to your booking anywhere between 3 and 45 days prior to your arrival date. Some reservations are non-refundable, if you have made the reservation under a special offer with a discounted rate.
What Hygiene Protocols have been Implemented at the Hotel?
We have implemented new hygiene and sanitization protocols for all high-touch surfaces both in the rooms and throughout the resort. Each room is inspected with a black light after cleaning. Public areas are sanitized with hospital-grade disinfectant every 15-20 minutes. Temperature screenings are taken at check-in. Hand sanitizing stations have been strategically placed around the resort. Social distancing is encouraged. Menus are available via QR codes. All staff wear face masks at all times. Guests are asked to wear a face mask when in high traffic areas.
I'M A VILLA GROUP TIMESHARE OWNER AND WANT TO KNOW HOW TO MAKE A RESERVATION FOR MY VACATION WEEK.
Timeshare reservations can be made directly with the Universal Vacation Club (UVC) by calling 1-800-852-4755 or online by visiting www.myuvc.com
WHERE CAN I FIND THE RESORT'S TELEPHONE NUMBER AND ADDRESS?
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WHO CAN I CALL TO RECONFIRM MY RESERVATION FOR MY TIMESHARE/EXCHANGE STAY AT MY RESORT?
Contact Universal Vacation Club (UVC) at 1-800-852-4755 or the resort’s direct telephone number. Operators are standing by and happy to help.
I'VE BOOKED MY TIMESHARE RESERVATION AT THE RESORT, CAN I ADD ON AN ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE TO MY STAY?
Yes you can. You can purchase the all-inclusive package either at the time of your reservations or during the pre-arrival call. A minimum 3 day purchased is required.
I UNDERSTAND THERE MAY BE SPECIAL PACKAGE RATES FOR ATTENDING A TIMESHARE PRESENTATION, HOW DO I FIND OUT ABOUT THESE PACKAGES?
Contact Universal Vacation Club (UVC) at 1-800-852-4755 for special timeshare package rates.
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