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One & Only Palmilla

Km 7.5 Carr. Transpeninsular, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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  • San Jose's Estuary and Bird Sanctuary
    2.4 mi
  • 5 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed yesterday
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Glen Ellyn
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place and more staff than there are guests waiting to serve you at every moment. My wife and I spent 4 days at the resort and it was paradise. The food is amazing and the staff is more than accommodating in every way possible. The views are spectacular.

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San Jose Del Cabo
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This resort is amazing from the greeting to the personal escort through the airport to customs on departure. Stop looking for the perfect place to stay because this is it. We have traveled to many other resorts, but this is by far our favorite. We come back year after year and sometimes twice a year because the level of service,...

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Bethesda
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place! Expensive but worth it as a splurge! Staff great, rooms wonderful and clean. Amenities great. The food was fine although Seared restaurant stand out as exceptional. Spa great but very high although likely comparable with other luxury resorts in Cabo.

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Tequesta, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

A very special place that despite its age is the #1 place in Cabo. An excellent meal with first class service. The fish tacos were superb as was everything else. What a great view whales breaching boats gong by and an entirely perfect environment.

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Laguna Beach
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at an One & Only Resort and it lived up to its promises! Get the airport transfer -- so much more than just a vehicle transfer: it sets the tone of welcome! Over-the-top luxury and exquisite, warm service with a smile in a spectacularly gorgeous setting. So many little things done right! Aromatherapy at bed turn-downs, a personal...

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

Dear Silia J H, Thank you for choosing to spend your vacation in Los Cabos at the One & Only Palmilla. As a world class, luxury resort, we aim for perfection in all that we do, and we are pleased to hear your first time visiting our lush oasis was a pleasant experience. We greatly appreciate your kind words of...

Carbondale, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful room with ok view (junior Suite) rooms needs updating. fair service. Never saw room butler until check out and hand out for tip Dining room service was poor, from time of order to delivery to table took over an hour, very over priced for very so so food.

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

Dear myaleh, Thank you for sharing a review with us following your stay at our resort in Los Cabos. We would like to assure you that your feedback has been taken very seriously, and we appreciate the time you’ve taken to let us know how you feel about your visit. As a One & Only resort property, we are fully...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location. The staff was phenomenal. Food at Agua and Seared was tremendous. 1st floor rooms were a bit noisy from the people above and we did not receive our choice of bed when we first arrived.

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

Dear W3965CGjamesm, Thank you for your words of encouragement for our phenomenal staff, fantastic restaurants and breathtaking location along the crashing waves of the Sea of Cortez. While we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us in paradise, we understand that things did not go perfectly while here and we appreciate hearing the details about what went wrong. We...

San Diego
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been fortunate to travel the world and stay in quite a few five star properties and resorts. They all pale in comparison to the Palmilla. The property itself was stunning, the cleanliness was simply unparalleled, the food was Epicurean, the Spa stunning and the staff served with their heart and their head. What an amazing experience. When I need...

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

Dear timsH2831WS, Thank you for such kind words of encouragement for our staff, our stunning natural ocean landscapes, and the many luxurious amenities throughout our beautiful resort in Los Cabos. Comments like yours are what motivate us to continue providing our guests with the world-class service we’re known for. Now that we’ve had the pleasure of serving you once, we...

Mandeville, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This resort is far nicer than expected. You have all the privacy you could ever ask for even though the staff far outnumbers the guests. The food and drink was very expensive but very good. The staff was helpful and the grounds are immaculate.

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

Dear Nathan G, It was a pleasure serving you at the One & Only Palmilla. We enjoy greeting our guests with personalized service and luxury, while encouraging relaxation and privacy in paradise. We hope to have the chance to shower you with more breathtaking views, world class amenities and unrivaled service on your next vacation in Los Cabos. Thank you...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just come home after spending a week at The One and Only Palmilla in Cabo and we are already planning our next visit - this place is absolutely divine. Every elememt of this resort is 5 star, from the moment you're collected at the airport til the sad day you have to leave. The staff make you feel...

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

Dear Sarah A, It was our pleasure hosting you and your partner on a relaxing seaside escape in Los Cabos, and it thrills us to hear you enjoyed the experience. From the professional service of our warm and thoughtful staff to our incredible cuisine at our fine restaurants on the property, our gorgeous oceanfront landscapes and the surroundings of our...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A verdant oasis on the tip of the Baja Peninsula. Where azure waters greet the mountainous desert and the Pacific Ocean merges with the Sea of Cortez. Where warm waves break onto a dramatic shoreline… and gray whales can be seen rising majestically in the distance. Here, the gracious style of Old Mexico - with its red-tiled roofs, whitewashed walls, and idyllic setting of exquisite fountains - is quietly nestled amidst swaying palms, bird of paradise and other tropical bloom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about One & Only Palmilla

Address: Km 7.5 Carr. Transpeninsular, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Los Cabos > San Jose del Cabo
Price Range: $769 - $3,573 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — One & Only Palmilla 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 Los Cabos/San Jose Del Cabo
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in San Jose del Cabo
#2 Romantic Hotel in San Jose del Cabo
#2 On the Beach Hotel in San Jose del Cabo
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Jose del Cabo
#2 Top resorts Hotel in San Jose del Cabo
#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose del Cabo
#3 Family Hotel in San Jose del Cabo
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“There isn't a bad choice. All rooms have stunning ocean views.”
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“choice depends upon what the guest is looking for”
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“Suite 1111 or ones like it”
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“I am sure all rooms are great! Just pick the one most afforable for you because you will not be disappointed anywhere on the property.”
 of 5 bubbles AmandaGV, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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