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One & Only Palmilla Resort

5.0 of 5 Km 7.5 Carr. Transpeninsular, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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    5 of 5 stars
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Donner Lake
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wow, stayed in a 4bedroom house on the golf course that came with 2 golf carts for transportation. Very exclusive, a must do for the pampered. Plenty of movie stars lurking around. We saw Jack Black, Tom Brady with Gisselle and Naomi Campbell. Not bad company. Did a fishing trip and caught 8 Dorado(Mahi Mahi) in just two hours, epic.... More

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Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at One & Only Palmilla Resort for our Anniversary last Jun. From the moment we entered the open -air lobby we were caught up by fresh ocean breezes and the warm hospitality of the staff. This luxury resort goes above and beyond to cater to your wants. The resort really is designed to ensure that you’ll feel like... More

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Fairfield, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After visiting this resort once before we raved about it when we went home. Our daughter was blown away at our descriptions since she has been all over since she was a youngster. So I asked her what trip she wanted for her HS grad present and she said O&O Palmilla. The attention to detail and luxurious atmosphere were once... More

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Corona del Mar, California, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Palmilla on our honeymoon. I researched all the five star hotels in the Cabo area and am so glad we chose Palmilla. Our experience was top notch. This is a very classy and warm resort. The staff is very friendly, we felt like they were genuinely happy we were there. The service was truly top notch. We... More

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Plano, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We stayed in September. Resort was less than 1/2 full. There were more than enough sun-beds for everyone to use. Our room was King Oceanfront in Casa Margarita building. The view was great and un-obstructed. We were just a few feet from the ocean.Walking around the resort, I felt like all rooms had great views except for a few "beachfront"... More

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OOPalmilla, Manager at One & Only Palmilla Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at One&Only Palmilla. We're concerned to hear that your stay with us did not live up to your expectations. We pride ourselves on exceptional service, spectacular views, and a luxurious retreat like no other. We can understand your frustration with noise of the tile floors and housekeeping... More

south texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This was my second visit to this resort. However, it had been eight years. This time I brought my husband and two boys (10 & 13). It was just as good as the last time but better. This visit we got the same beach front Jr suite as last time. It is very spacious with a king bed, large patio... More

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OOPalmilla, Manager at One & Only Palmilla Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We greatly appreciate your loyalty to One&Only Palmilla throughout the years. It's wonderful to hear that you and your family had such a beautiful and relaxing vacation. A dining experience at Agua never fails to impress, and dinner on the One&Only yacht makes for a spectacular evening that we hope your family will never forget. Along with... More

Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Excellent in every way. From the moment you are collected at the airport to your stroll through the gardens the One and Only resort in Cabo lives up to its reputation of excellence. The physical property is exquisite and the service excels in all areas from ice pops distributed on the beach for a "cool down" to the rose petal... More

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OOPalmilla, Manager at One & Only Palmilla Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your kind words about your recent stay at One&Only Palmilla. We pride ourselves on providing a full service experience that begins with a warm welcome from our airport host the moment you arrive, and we're pleased to hear that you felt personally catered to throughout your vacation. The One&Only Palmilla is a spectacular location... More

San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

After researching several resorts for our 10th anniversary getaway, we finally decided to splurge on One and Only Palmilla. I'm so glad we did for so many reasons that could fill this entire page, but I'll focus on a few for this review. #1 - Location O&O has an amazing property with private beaches and unobstructed views of the sea... More

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OOPalmilla, Manager at One & Only Palmilla Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your thoughtful review of your recent trip to One&Only Palmilla. Even though it is unfortunate that Hurricane Odile hit during your time with us, we are so grateful for all of the help and support we have received from loyal guests like yourself. We are honored you chose One&Only to celebrate your 10th anniversary... More

San Francisco, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

My husband and I just got back from our first trip to Palmilla and I have nothing but amazing things to say about this hotel. We came for a romantic getaway trip without our daughter and couldn't say enough great things about the hotel, facility, staff, and amenities. Before our trip I proactively emailed ahead of time requesting a romantic... More

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OOPalmilla, Manager at One & Only Palmilla Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We can't thank you enough for your kind words about your recent stay at One&Only Palmilla. Our first priority was to keep everyone safe and unfortunately, in this instance, it meant evacuating the resort. We greatly appreciate your comments, and will certainly pass them on to Patricio, Pavel, and the rest of our team. We hope that... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We just got home after grueling 24 hours of trying to get out of this beautiful resort because hotel management called us in the last minute to let us know Hurricaine Odeile is category #4 and that we are getting kicked out ,concierge was useless to find us alternative flights… We had to pay $3000 for all new flights…We met... More

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OOPalmilla, Manager at One & Only Palmilla Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We felt it was important to respond quickly to the updated severity of Hurricane Odile and that evacuating guests ahead of the storm's impact was an imperative for safety. As such, the entire resort was evacuated and it was closed. We tried to assist guests with flight adjustments but unfortunately, as the storm approached, airlines were cancelling... More

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Address: Km 7.5 Carr. Transpeninsular, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Los Cabos > San Jose del Cabo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — One & Only Palmilla Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 173
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Also Known As:
One And Only Palmilla
One&Only Palmilla Hotel San Jose Del Cabo
Palmilla Cabo
One Only Cabo
La Palmilla
One & Only Palmilla Resort Los Cabos/San Jose Del Cabo

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