Dec. | 2017. Preferred Hotels & Resorts, an international collection of independent luxury hotels, added six properties in Mexico to its portfolio in 2017. The new additions reflect a 75 percent growth of the company’s entire Latin America inventory. After the United States, Mexico is home to the largest number of Preferred Hotels & Resorts members. The new member hotels include Grand Fiesta Americana Los Cabos, LVX Collection (Cabo San Lucas); Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta, Lifestyle Collection (Puerto Vallarta); Grand Aqua Hotel, Preferred Residences Collection (Mexico City); Live Aqua Cancun, Lifestyle Collection (Cancun); Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso, LVX Collection (Playa Del Carmen); and Real Inn Cancun, Connect Collection (Cancun).