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One & Only Palmilla Resort

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Km 7.5 Carr. Transpeninsular, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kansas City, Missouri
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2011

I just returned last night from the One and Only Palmilla. Wow-what a great trip! I should tell you that I'm a very picky traveler. I have traveled to many high end resorts and when we spend our hard-earned money on a trip, I expect it to be excellent. This hotel did not disappoint. After agonizing about to whether to... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments and extensive review of our hotel. We value all feedback and are pleased you enjoyed the overall service, as we strive to be as accommodating as possible. We’re so glad you had an unforgettable experience at Agua, and enjoyed the calming... More 

Miramar Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2011

We have travelled the world, stayed in Five star hotels and first Class cruise ships and nothing can come close to this place. Service is unlike anywhere we have ever been ( and that includes Asia where service is unparalled ). They stand waiting to serve your every need ,even to offer you an IPad at the pools, a personal... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your wonderful comments. We value all feedback and are pleased you enjoyed the level of service offered here, as we strive to constantly accommodate each guest’s specific needs. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis of sublime luxury and sheer elegance. We are thrilled... More 

New York City, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2011

Service was superb...rooms were amazing...the place was all luxury...I wish I can add more but simply perfect.

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased you enjoyed the superior service we offer, as well as our luxurious suites with gorgeous views. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis of sublime luxury and sheer elegance. We are thrilled you experienced... More 

seattle
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2011

My family and I have stayed at the One and Only in Cabo twice now and may I say it is one of the Best Luxurious Resorts we've ever been to! We have two boys ages 4 and 15 years old and at first were hesitant about the One and Only thinking it maybe too "fru fru" and not kid... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased you enjoyed the family-oriented and kid-friendly atmosphere found here at One&Only Palmilla. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis of sublime luxury and sheer elegance, while accommodating each guest’s need, whether they’re adults or... More 

Newport Beach, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2011

My Wife and I have visited Los Cabos at least once, sometimes twice a year for the last 16 years. We last stayed at the Palmilla in 2001 just before they remodeled and we thought we were do for another visit. We began our week at the Hilton where we have stayed for the last 5 years or so. On... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased you enjoyed the lush, landscaped grounds offered here at One&Only Palmilla. We’re glad to hear you enjoyed Agua Bar’s pleasant atmosphere as well as our friendly staff. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis... More 

Glastonbury, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2011

We stayed for 7 nights at the One and Only Palmilla and Loved It! We have been to many beautiful places, Ritz, Jumby Bay, St Barths, Grace Bay Club--Cabo is a real treat. First, the weather is amazing in November. Dry and sunny. No Bugs!! Not one! You can leave your doors open to your room and you don't have... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased you enjoyed fabulous scenery offered from each suite, as well as the delicious cuisine served throughout the hotel. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis of sublime luxury and sheer elegance, we’re pleased to... More 

Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
26 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2011

My wife and I had a great week in Cabos. It was our first time there and we loved it, specially the resort. The pros: The staff, and specially our room butlers. Spectacular grounds. Beautiful rooms. The public areas (restaurants, pools, etc.) are also very well done. The cons: The restaurant at the resort are overpriced and from a foodie... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased you enjoyed the fabulous view offered in each suite, as well as the spectacular grounds, landscaping and our challenging golf course. We are thrilled you experienced the exhilaration and serenity we are known for,... More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2010

Beautiful place. Great views. Mentioned in my blog - TravelSalt.com

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased that you enjoyed the breath-taking views and we appreciate the mention in your blog. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis of sublime luxury and sheer elegance. We are thrilled you experienced the exhilaration... More 

dallas
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2010

I spent 3 nights at the Pamilla this past July and was eagerly awaiting my stay at this luxury resort. The rooms were quite nice...beautiful views, furniture, etc, but I was amazed at some of the little things that you expect to be so much better at a luxury resort. Please upgrade your hairdryers...really cheap. Bathroom was also gritty at... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased to hear you enjoyed your suit, especially the view. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis of sublime luxury and sheer elegance. We are thrilled you experienced the exhilaration and serenity we are known... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2010

Overall, our experience at this property was exceptional. Before we stepped foot on this property we had a great feeling about it. Maybe we expected a little too much? Upon arriving to our room, my husband and I decided that the room was our favorite hotel room we have ever stayed in. Within a few minutes of being in the... More 

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of One&Only Palmilla, I would like to personally thank you for your gracious comments. We value all feedback and are pleased to hear you enjoyed your suite and found it to be one of your favorite rooms of all time. One&Only Palmilla strives to be an oasis of sublime luxury and sheer elegance. We are... More 

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