The Marquis Los Cabos Resort, on the tip of the Baja California peninsula in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, is an all-inclusive adults-only resort & spa that is perfect for romantic getaways and destination weddings. Located on a white sand beach, Marquis Los Cabos underwent complete renovations in March 2015. This detailed review should give you all the information you need about the Marquis Los Cabos Resort.
Accommodation Type: 5-star Hotel
Number of Rooms & Suites: 235
Pricing: starting at $382 for a Junior Suite, starting at $727 for a Master Suite, starting at $886 for Honeymoon Suite, starting at $1,240 for a Superior King suite, starting at $1,246 for Casita (one bedroom villa) with private plunge pool, and starting at $2,902 for a Presidential Two Bedroom Suite.
High season: November through February
Nearest airport: 25 minutes from Los Cabos International Airport (SJD)
Suitable for: Romantic getaways and destination weddings
- 2016 Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Award
- AAA Four Diamond Award
- The Leading Hotels of the World
The Marquis Los Cabos Resort chose marquise as part of their name because, although it is very hard to achieve, the marquise is the finest cut of a diamond. Thus, their goal is to achieve that high standard as a resort.
The resort features Spanish colonial architecture and decor that reflects the Mexican locale. In the lobby stands a representation of the Arch of Los Cabos, a rock formation at the southern tip of Cabo San Lucas, and signature angel statues are found throughout the hotel.
All suites feature furnished sea-view balconies or terraces, pull-out sofa beds, desks, whirlpool tubs, flat-screen televisions, satellite TV, CD players, free WiFi, iPod and iPhone docks, minibars, electronic safes, bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer, an iron and ironing board, wake-up service, and a pillow menu. In addition, cottages and upgraded suites have living rooms and private pools. In addition, the Honeymoon Suite, the Superior King Suite, and the Casitas include bottled water, chocolate or cookies, and wine glasses.
The Marquis Los Cabos offers six international restaurants and a bar. However, all of the restaurants except the signature restaurant, Canto del Mar, are included in the all-inclusive resort charge. Thus, an additional charge and reservations are required for the Canto del Mar.
- La Pergola — is the restaurant by the poolside and features Italian cuisine for dinner only on select days.
- Vista Ballenas — is located by the ocean and specializes in international cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
- Dos Mares — specializes in seafood for lunch only.
- Sakke — is by poolside and specializes in Asian cuisine for dinner only with four reservation-suggested tepanyaki tables.
- Canto Del Mar — features a four-course menu of French cuisine for dinner only on select days with a strict dress code.
- Espresso Cappuccino — offers premium coffee and pastries from morning until afternoon.
The resort offers a full-service spa, a fitness center, three pools including two infinity pools, and a hair salon. In addition, the resort’s business center is available to all guests, and the resort can help with contacts for audiovisual experts for meetings.
Coffee and sweet rolls are delivered daily to every suite through a hidden cove to assure privacy, and a complimentary fully-equipped breakfast is available to all guests. Other complimentary amenities include nightly turndown service, 24-hour front desk, concierge service, multilingual staff, tour and ticket assistance, wine and tequila tastings, Spanish lessons, dance lessons, archery, snorkeling or scuba diving excursions, beach volleyball, beach yoga, nightly shows, and live music performances.
The resort is 25 minutes away from Los Cabos International Airport (SJD). Hotel shuttle service is available with advanced reservation. Taxis, shuttle service, and car rentals are also available at the airport.
Address: Carretera Transpeninsular Km. 21.5, Fracc. Cabo Real, 23400 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico.
Main Attractions Around the Marquis Los Cabos Resort
The area around Los Cabos and Cabos San Lucas is a great place for sunset cruises, nightlife, beaches, water sports, and golf. Listed below are a few unique places to see and available activities in the area.
1. The Arch of Cabos San Lucas
The Arch of Cabo San Lucas is a rock formation that protrudes over the water. The cheapest boat tour to see the Arch is to take a water taxi from the Cabo San Lucas marina.
2. Whale Watching Tours
Los Cabos is a great location for whale watching. You can choose the tour that best suits you.
3. Todos Santos
Todos Santos is an hour north of the resort. It was a Jesuit mission in the 18th century. However, now, it is home to many artists and craftspeople.
Overall, the Marquis Los Cabos Resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico is a great adults only locale on the tip of the Baja California peninsula for a romantic getaway or a destination wedding. So make your plans today and when you return, share your thoughts. Mexico has many more beauties to offer and the Cuixmala resort is one of our suggestions for you to experience one-of-a-kind sceneries.