At the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula sits the emergent and striking city of Cabo San Lucas. This budding resort city continues on its sizzling rise as top name resorts stake their claim in what will be the most sought-after vacation destination in Mexico. The area of Cabo is destined to become one of the most popular luxury destinations in the world and we wait in anticipation as the hottest hotels in Mexico are erected in the up and coming city.
The city has not always been glitz and glam for tourists with their eyes set on a lavish and comfortable stay in Mexico. What used to be a messy Spring Break destination for wild college students has now become a new and improved luxurious destination for those seeking an extravagant stay for their travels. We explain what changed in the area and how new hotels are making the most of the new city.
The Evolution of Cabo San Lucas as a Hot Spot for Tourists
Although Cabo San Lucas was a hot destination for Spring Breakers in the past, things began to change in 2014 after a destructive hurricane wiped out most of the area, leaving already worn out hotels in shambles. As devasting as the hurricane was, it presented an opportunity for resorts to remodel and reconstruct their estates with improved development plans focused on a different kind of market. Pair this with the lift on flight restrictions between the United States and Mexico, and you have yourself a city booming with immense supply and demand on the tourism front. After every storm, there is a rainbow, and the rainbow for Cabo San Lucas has been the rise of the city as a tourism hot spot for visitors making the most of lower flights prices and increased quality of their stays.
Resorts in Cabo San Lucas: Old but Still Relevant
The existing luxury hotels in the resort area have spent millions on extensive renovation and remodeling plans, placing their hotels at the forefront of international tourism demand. Some of the most popular of these resorts include:
– One & Only Palmilla
Other famous spots like Me Cabo and Blue Marlin Ibiza have undergone major renovations to position themselves as the most desired and sought out beach clubs in Mexico. From combining units to form luxurious presidential suites to dropping DJ booths in their extravagant lobbies, these hot spots have been spending large to build up worthwhile stays that will have their guests coming back for more.
Resorts in Cabo San Lucas: The New Players in Town
Although there is a vast amount of great hotels to choose from in Cabo San Lucas, that did not stop hotel brands from trying to cut a piece of the cake in the attractive tourism hot spot of Cabo San Lucas. The competition is high but the demand is even higher, and many established brands have made their way to the city to grow their hotel chains in Mexico.
For instance, in 2018, Four Seasons is expected to open up its first beachfront property in Los Cabos in the private Costa Palmas community. The massive hotel will occupy 145 rooms of happy guests wanting to make the most of an 18-hole golf course, private yacht marina, and yacht club the hotel will install.
Costa Palmas Beachfront
Costa Palmas Marina
Another hotel chain rumored to make a surprise appearance in the area is Aman Resort from Singapore. Other Hotels and developments that are already transforming the San Lucas coastline include:
– Chileno Bay
– Auberge’s Chileno Bay
– Starwood’s Solaz Montage
– Nobu Hotel Los Cabos
– Mar Adentro by Encanto
– St. Regis Hotel
– Hard Rock Hotel
The outlook for the Cabo San Lucas area looks promising for hotel developers. This new hot spot is expected to see the likes of tourists from all over the world ready to play on the beautiful white sand beaches the city has to offer. Mark Cabo San Lucas as your next vacation destination and basque in the thriving ambiance of the new and improved resort city!