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Get an overview of this hotelResort with private beach, full-service spa


Located in San Jose del Cabo, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course, 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Palmilla Beach, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Punta Sur Golf Course and Club Campestre Golf Course. Cabo Real Golf Course and Desert Park Natural Reserve are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Resort Features

Catch some rays on One&Only Palmilla Resort's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 173 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding, and guests will also find conveniences like washers/dryers and sitting areas.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the white sand beach. Sit back and relax on the beach with complimentary cabanas, umbrellas, and sun loungers. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at One&Only Palmilla Resort like a complimentary children's club and a children's pool.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a swim-up bar, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury resort also offers outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and a steam room. Onsite valet parking is complimentary.

One&Only Palmilla Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Terrace 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 5 
  • Picnic area 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Library 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 173 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Business center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • One meeting room 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • On private beach 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 279 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 12 
  • Garden 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathrobes 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Agua - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Breeze Alfresco Cafe - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Market Fine Dining - Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Suviche Sushi Lounge - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in sushi and serves dinner only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open select days.

Agua Bar - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this cocktail bar serves breakfast and lunch.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

A private beach, outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and complimentary bicycles are featured at the resort. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Spa and Wellness Center has 15 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 15 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in kg is 40

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

No elevators


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • The national sales tax (16%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 160 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • One&Only Palmilla Resort is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

Cabo Escape

Book a 4-night minimum stay in a rate plan tagged with "Stay 4 nights and get the 4th night free" for travel now - December 18, 2015 and receive the following:

  • 4th night free (reflected in rate displayed at time of booking)
  • Daily breakfast for 2
  • Round-trip airport transfers

Offer subject to availability. Flight details required to receive transfers. Blackout dates apply. Restrictions may apply.

One&Only Palmilla Retreat

Book a 7-night minimum stay in a rate plan tagged with "Stay 7 nights and save" for travel May 26 - December 20, 2015 and receive the following:

  • 6th and 7th nights free (reflected in rate displayed at time of booking)
  • Daily breakfast for 2
  • Round-trip airport transfers

Offer subject to availability. Flight details required to receive transfers. Blackout dates apply. Restrictions may apply.

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