One of the greatest parts about going on a beach retreat or tropical Mexican vacation, is the luxurious hotel you decide to stay in. After a long day of tourist activities in the centro, shopping for souvenirs and admiring the diverse sea life, all you want to do is lay back, drink a piña and get a facial. For men there’s always the alternative: lay back, drink a beer and play some golf. Either way, this list of top-notch Mexican resorts will blow you away with their infinite activities, lavish interiors, exemplary amenities and impeccable cuisines.
If you’re looking to spoil yourself and take a few days out of your busy lifestyle, Cabo San Lucas is without a doubt your best option on the south side of the Mexican peninsula. Not too far from New York, and with a definite air of American modernism, Cabo is an ideal spot for your retreat by the sea as well as for your jump into wild Caribbean nightlife. A perfect choice for all kinds of getaways, this seaside haven is a dream for a romantic stroll on the beach, as well as a joyful surprise for a kid-friendly family vacation.
Take a look at these extravagant beach resorts and let yourself indulge in the luxury. Rain or shine, summer or winter, there is always sun in this corner of the globe.
Location: Av. Solmar 1-A, San Lucas, 23450 Cabo San Lucas, BCS
Located right on the tip of the Mexican peninsula, a few feet from the warm Baja California waters, this gran hotel comes equipped with various luxury suites as well as an award-winning outdoor Cabana spa and fitness center. With four pools bars, two restaurants and a lounge, the five-star Solmar is a fine dining experience atop the most gorgeous beach.
Location: Carretera Transpeninsular Km 10.3, Cabo del Sol, 23410 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S.
The VIP edition of Mexico’s iconic hotel chain, Fiesta Americana, this all-inclusive resort offers top-of-the-line indoor and outdoor spas with a variety of health and wellness treatments that will make you feel calm and rejuvenated. For golf lovers, Cabo’s Fiesta Americana is known by Golf Digest as one of the “Top 50 Best Golf Hotels in the World.” Apart from all the wonderful amenities it offers, this renowned Mexican hotel is known for its incredible customer service and incomparable ocean views.
Location: Predio Paraiso Escondido S/N, Col. Centro, Centro, 23450 Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur
Overlooking the radiant Pacific ocean, this magnificent hotel in the heart of Cabo is so gorgeous it is often used to accommodate lavish beach weddings and romantic honeymoons. Inspired by traditional Mexican culture, this resort boasts the world’s “best international golf course” (Golf Inc, 2014) as well as a decadent cuisine and a pristine spa and fitness center. Too good to be true? It’s real and it is waiting for you.
Location: Carretera Transpeninsular Km. 7 Mz 10, Punta Ballena, 23410 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S.
The only private beach resort in Los Cabos, this hotel offers family-friendly outdoor villas with unparalleled ocean views and well as newly renovated guest rooms and award-winning spa and fitness programs. One of the most beautifully designed resorts in all of Mexico, Esperanza provides guests with the peaceful and truly gratifying experience of resting in paradise.
Location: Av. Camino del Mar 1, El Pedregal, 23455 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S.
A short walk from all of Cabo San Lucas’ most popular attractions, this centric hotel is a Baja California classic. Built on the side of one of Cabo’s largest desert mountains, this resort offers five-diamond services in a picture-perfect location by the sea. Apart from their superb spas and restaurants, The Resort at Pedregal gives its guest an array of adventures to choose from, such as sailing, whale watching and sightseeing in Cabo’s city center.
See you in Cabo!