There are a lot of activities that travelers visit Los Cabos and the surrounding region to enjoy, many of which involve boating in some form. The average tourist sticks to the Los Cabos area, content with the boat tours and charters offered at the marinas.
But a region near Los Cabos called the East Cape is the world’s next luxury yachting hotspot, making a name for itself as a place for the true yachting aficionados.
The East Cape Location
Beginning a few miles east of San Jose del Cabo, the East Cape extends to the north as far as places like Los Barriles and Buena Vista.
The north end of the East Cape region is only about an hour from Los Cabos International Airport.
Of course, the location of the East Cape along the Sea of Cortez makes it the perfect destination for yachting enthusiasts looking for a less crowded, more laid-back location.
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Costa Palmas is a luxury resort-style community that is at the center of the growing luxury yachting trend in the East Cape.
The community is spread out over 1,500 acres, with views of the surrounding mountains and the Sea of Cortez and access to one of the most secluded beaches along the eastern Baja California coast.
Costa Palmas also has its own marina and luxury yacht club.
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East Cape Resorts At Costa Palmas
Within the Costa Palmas community, there are both residences and resorts where luxury yacht enthusiasts can take a break from the sea and explore more of the East Cape.
Four Seasons Resorts & Residences features luxurious accommodations ranging from rooms to villas and multiple restaurants on the property.
And Aman is a new addition to the community, an architectural masterpiece that is currently under construction.
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Also located within the Costa Palmas property is a marina village, where in addition to the fully equipped marina, you’ll find plenty of opportunities for entertainment.
There is an array of dining options, both casual and fine dining, boutique stores for shopping, and even a nightclub.
There are also gathering spaces along the waterfront where yachting enthusiasts can mingle with each other.
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The Yacht Club
The Costa Palmas Yacht Club is an exclusive club for the most enthusiastic luxury yacht owners, where they can be a part of a like-minded community.
It’s characterized by its laid-back vibe that is synonymous with the East Cape culture.
Designed for Costa Palmas homeowners, it is the place to be when sailing away from home to the East Cape region.
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Yachting In The East Cape
In addition to Costa Palmas, there are many other communities along the East Cape worth exploring, one of the things that are bringing so many luxury yachting enthusiasts to the region.
Towns like Santiago, Miraflores, Caduaño, La Ribera, Los Barriles, and Buena Vista offer a more authentic journey into the culture of the Baja California peninsula.
Cabo Pulmo National Park also only steps away from the region’s most popular resorts and an amazing place to explore the marine life of the Sea of Cortez.
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Yachting In The East Cape
The close proximity of the East Cape to Los Cabos makes it the ideal up-and-coming yachting paradise because yachting enthusiasts get the best of both worlds.
The vibrant tourist destination of Los Cabos and the more secluded area of the East Cape where rest and relaxation reign supreme.
This is why the East Cape is quickly becoming a yachting destination to compete with France and Italy, two of the most renowned luxury yachting destinations in the world.
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