Los Cabos is a dream destination for sun-worshippers; located at the southernmost tip of the Baja California Peninsula, it enjoys 350 days of sunshine every year! This part of the world boasts a unique ecosystem were you can enjoy a desert landscape, gorgeous coastline, and stunning ocean within close proximity to each other.
For tourists who flock here, they can also enjoy a variety of experiences as it is divided into two distinct areas. Cabo San Lucas is the popular choice for the younger crowd, especially those who like to live it up with a bustling nightlife scene. The tranquil old town of San Jose del Cabo boasts of a laid-back experience that includes farm-to-table dining, art galleries, and local markets. Needless to say, there is something for everyone in Los Cabos making it the perfect destination for people of all ages!
Since reopening for tourism, strict health and safety protocols have been put in place to ensure the welfare of all guests coming to Los Cabos. The local tourism board has imposed strict protocols for all destinations, such that select hotels offer on-site Covid testing for guests. The use of face masks, especially in areas wherein there is interaction with other guests and staff, are strictly observed.
We’ve outlined the ultimate Los Cabos travel guide to stay, play, eat and relax on your next visit.
Solaz, a Luxury Collection Hotel
Solaz Resort offers a luxurious escape in Los Cabos. Its architectural design makes it an ideal retreat for discerning guests who want both luxury and nature in perfect harmony. It boasts of an iconic architecture that showcases contemporary Mexican style with its use of indigenous materials that is beautifully immersed into the local environment.
Every room and facility in this hotel is also given the exquisite level of detail that guests come to expect in this resort. Guests can enjoy awe-inspiring seaside views while offering modern elegant interior design for luxurious comfort. If that’s not enough, guest rooms also have plunge pools and balconies facing the ocean.
There are numerous restaurants to choose from within the hotel to excite your palate. Al Pairo offers dishes inspired by local flavors and ingredients while Cascabel is the place to go for live cooking stations. If you’re into art, there is also a museum in the resort that houses a private collection of the works of Cesar Lopez-Negrete.
JW Marriott, Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa
Another luxurious destination in Los Cabos is the JW Marriott, Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa. It combines leisure and luxury for those looking to escape to a tropical paradise. Guests can expect a seamless check-in experience and on-site Covid testing available with results available within minutes.
Every room is well-appointed to make guests feel comfortable. In addition to the well-designed rooms, there are various amenities that offer luxury and comfort such as the Jasha Spa. There are 12 treatment rooms available as well as an outdoor garden, private Jacuzzis, and vitality pools for a relaxing retreat. And if you are up for a gastronomic experience, delight your taste buds at Cafes des Artistes. As the resort’s signature restaurant, expect an exciting array of flavors and tropical drinks to spoil your taste buds. The best way to describe the cuisine here is a blend of Mexican tradition with French techniques.
The Griffin Club is also another way that you can elevate your experience at the JW Marriott, Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa. This will give you access to a wide array of amenities including a private game room, lounge, pool, cabanas, butler services, as well as complimentary snacks and open bar.
Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos
Working from home isn’t so bad when you book a suite at the adult-only Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos, for an exclusive resort experience. This is an all-inclusive resort that offers sophisticated luxury. It includes rooms and suites that boast spectacular ocean views and modern elegant aesthetics.
Guests can expect to be pampered with a professional butler service to spoil your needs from the moment you unpack your luggage. But that’s not the only thing that gets spoiled as your taste buds are, too. With a vast array of dining options, you can satisfy your craving for fine dining fare. The restaurant and café options provide a vast array of options including seafood feast, Lebanese cuisine, French pastries, Italian cuisine, and global tastes.
Camel Outback Desert Safari
For a true taste of the Baja desert, this Camel Outback Desert Safari experience from Cabo Adventures is a must-do when in Los Cabos. While riding a friendly camel, you can take in the majestic views of the Baja California desert while learning about the culture of the region from the expert guides. However, camel riding is more of a medium to this experience because there are lots of other things in store.
You will get to visit an EcoFarm to learn about conservation efforts and sustainability through interactive experiences. You can also embark on other cultural experiences such as chocolate making, guided nature walk, and Mezcal and tequila tasting.
Get the chance to see the whales in Los Cabos up-close and personal at the Whale Watching Adventure with Cabo Expeditions. Hop on a speedboat and be taken to the spot wherein whales are often spotted for a chance to marvel at these endangered species. This activity is done with respect to the animal’s habitat while ensuring that no harm is done to them. It is a once-in-a-lifetime experience to witness the acrobatic whales showcase their moves as you watch in awe.
Conquer your fear of heights with another exhilarating adventure in Los Cabos – parasailing. Nothing beats the bird’s eye view that you can enjoy of Land’s End and Medano Beach from above. With certified guides and strict safety standards on all parasailing equipment, you can embark on this adventure without fear. Instead, you will be filled with adrenaline rush as you soar up to 600 feet in the air.
Huerta Los Tamarindos
Taking the concept of farm-to-table dining to a whole new level, Huerta Los Tamarindos is the ultimate destination in Los Cabos for foodies. This organic farm and restaurant is located one mile away from Sea of Cortez and is home to a farm house that has been around since the 19th century. In this restaurant, you will get the opportunity to harvest produce from the farm.
There are also mixology classes where you can learn to make your own mezcalita and cooking classes available on-site that are guided by one of the restaurant’s talented chefs. The hands-on cooking class is a 4-course meal wherein you will learn the techniques of Mexican and Mediterranean cuisine. You will also get to enjoy a hearty lunch with a farm-to-table dining concept.
Spa at JW Marriott, Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa
What better way to cap off your Los Cabos adventure than with a relaxing spa and temazcal experience at JW Marriott, Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa? The Jasha Spa is an experience of pure indulgence. In here, you get to enjoy a variety of spa treatments and amenities like couple’s massage, steam room, therapy baths, body scrub, facials, foot bath, and more.
It is also equipped with a modern version of the traditional temazcal experience. This is an ancient therapeutic practice that is said to promote health and well-being. By combining modern spa features with a hint of Mexican tradition, you can have an experience that brings complete harmony to your mind and body.