One of the biggest attractions of Los Cabos for travelers is the large selection of luxury all-inclusive resorts spread out between Cabo San Lucas, San Jose del Cabo, and the Tourist Corridor. But, as beautiful and luxurious as they are, these huge, sprawling resorts are not your only option when visiting Los Cabos.
In fact, there is a completely different experience to be had. So we’re going to tell you about five top-rated boutique hotels in Los Cabos for a more intimate experience.
Why Skip The All-Inclusive?
While many of these all-inclusive resorts are fantastic, there are a few disadvantages to staying at a huge all-inclusive resort. For one, you’re a lot less likely to get out and try some authentic Mexican dining when all of your food is already included in your stay.
And second of all, the massive size of these resorts often means a lot of walking to get around the property when you’d likely rather be relaxing by the pool, and a lot of people too. These reasons and more make the following smaller, boutique-style hotels an attractive option.
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SIX TWO FOUR Urban Beach Hotel
The SIX TWO FOUR Urban Beach Hotel is perfectly located in San Jose del Cabo, with only a short walk to the beach, restaurants, and to the San Jose Estuary. Guests who have stayed at this boutique-style hotel have commented that the rooms are a bit small but very clean and well-maintained.
The favorite amenity among past guests seems to be the location of the property, and multiple guests have also commented on the friendliness of the staff.
Also located in San Jose del Cabo, MariaMar Suites is a quieter option, located on a hill with beautiful views and beaches within walking distance.
The amazing views from the balconies are what most past guests comment on, and one previous guest described the hotel as having an “upscale hostel” feel. The included breakfast, the BBQ area, and the value for the money are also frequently mentioned.
Hotel Los Patios
Hotel Los Patios is located less than five minutes from downtown Cabo San Lucas, yet still far enough away from the hustle and bustle to get some peace and quiet. Some guests who have stayed at Hotel Los Patios have described it as a “hidden gem,” despite the fact that it isn’t anything fancy.
The courtyard, the infinity pool, the poolside bar, and the on-site restaurant have all been mentioned by past guests as well.
The Bungalows Hotel
The Bungalows Hotel is located in Cabo San Lucas, only a few minutes from the marina and steps from Cabo’s famous Medano Beach. The hotel gets rave reviews from guests for having beautiful grounds, comfortable, well-equipped rooms, and superior hospitality, many of them saying that they felt like family when they were there.
What gets the most mentions from reviewers is the gourmet breakfast that’s included, which has been described as delicious, incredible, and stupendous.
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Mayan Monkey Los Cabos
The Mayan Monkey Los Cabos is both a hostel and a hotel, with accommodation options that do have their own private bathroom. It’s located in Cabo San Lucas in an area that many guests have said is great for activities and attractions.
The fun atmosphere is mentioned a lot by guests who have stayed at the Mayan Monkey, and many of the past guests have said that the staff is amazing and love that they plan nightly activities.
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Staying in a luxury all-inclusive resort in Los Cabos is undoubtedly an amazing experience, but sometimes you just want something a little more simple and laid-back. And these highly rated boutique hotels may provide the perfect opportunity for that.
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