Rooftop of Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta

Hotel Mousai is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Eliezer Quiñones, who will be joining the family at Puerto Vallarta’s first and only 5 Diamond rated adults only hotel as General Manager.

A Wealth of Experience

Mr Quiñones has already built an impressive reputation throughout his career as an elite hotelier and has been an integral part of the leadership teams of various globally recognized hotel groups and resorts. Adding to his talents, Eliezer Quiñones was once a professional baseball player! Alongside a healthy serving of charisma, our new General Manager brings over 20 years of hotel management experience to this leadership role and 15 years of experience of opening luxury properties in both North and South America.

Most recently, Mr Quiñones was working for Capella Hotels and Resort where he managed luxury hotels in Zihuatanejo and Los Cabos, Mexico, playing a significant role in the pre-opening and launch of the chain’s first residential hotel project in Mexico. Before working in Mexico he was Rooms Executive at Carefree Resorts and Villas in Arizona, and Director of Operations in Arkansas Peabody Little Rock. He even spent six years with the Ritz-Carlton Company where he rose through the ranks very quickly taking positions in Las Vegas, St Thomas, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, San Juan and Cancun.

Eliezer Quiñones - New General Manager for Hotel Mousai


Mr Quiñones has positive things to say about his appointment at Hotel Mousai:

It is truly an honor to become part of the Tafer Hotels & Resorts family. The company’s fundamental values of creating life lasting experiences by building loyalty with every single customer interaction establishes a legacy which transcends generation after generation. It is absolutely such passion that keeps our heart and soul focused on everything we do within our business model. As the GM of Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa and Hotel Mousai, I look forward to contributing to the continued success of Tafer Hotels and Resorts and to carry out this mission.”

Aside from an obvious interest in luxury hospitality and the provision of excellence, Mr Quiñones also has a great love of gastronomy, exercise (in particular running on the beach and baseball) and going to church. Looks like Puerto Vallarta will be the perfect place for the next stage of his ever evolving career!

Carlos Aquino, the Vice President of Hospitality for Tafer Hotels & Resorts shows his excitement at the arrival of Mr. Quinones:

“It is an absolute pleasure to welcome Eliezer Quiñones to Tafer; I am sure that with his skill set, wealth of experience, drive and more than a little charm, he is going to do an excellent job in continuing and extending our commitment to customer satisfaction and dedication to creating extraordinary experiences. We think he has that wow factor we are always looking for at Tafer.”

Mr. Quiñones’ appointment comes at a crucial and exciting time for Tafer Hotels & Resorts as plans are already underway regarding the opening of resorts in the Riviera Maya and Los Cabos, Mexico during 2017.