Top Trending World Destination
According to a new Tripadvisor survey, the top trending destination in the world is Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Cabo San Lucas is a destination perfect for a family holiday and once you visit you will want to return. Thrill your children with the local animals like swimming with dolphins or taking a camel ride through the Desert Park Natural Reserve. Cabo is is filled with activities offering plenty of fun to anyone on your vacation. Situated on a peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortes, it offers a multitude of water sports adventures. Local cuisines made with fresh local ingredients at some of the best restaurants in the world. With many flight options from the east coast under six hours, it takes no more lounger than a drive to the beach for many travelers.
Solaz, a Luxury Collection Resort is one of the best places in Cabo San Lucas to spend your family vacation. The resort has 128 suites, each of them have been put together with care and are ideal for hosting families.
Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos is another great family-friendly resort in Cabo San Lucas. It boasts a waterpark that allows all members of the family to leave their inhibitions behind.
The Sheraton Grand Los Cabos Hacienda del Mar is spread out over 28 acres, boasting of 270 rooms. The property also has an incredible Adventure Kids Club which is ideal for the little ones.
Must See Beaches
Playa del Amor and Divorce Beach are connected and only accessible by water. They are both absolutely beautiful, some days could have strong currents, rough waives or high tides. A must visit if your stay is for 2 or more days at “Los Cabos”. There is no pier or dock at the beach, meaning you likely will get wet to get in and out therefore bring only the necessary, and any valuable inside a waterproof bag. Bring your own refreshments, beach umbrellas and towels, and plenty sun tan lotion. There is absolutely no shade, so, the sand gets very hot, bring appropriate shoes. The beach is small but really the prettiest of any downtown. You can grab a water taxi straight from the marina to the beach. The ride will be somewhat pretty although there can be a lot of boat traffic. You wont be able to acquire anything at the beach, so take enough sun block and water.
The Westin Los Cabos Resort Villas & Spa is one of the best hotels in Cabo for families. It has the incredible Westin Family Kids Club. The property also boasts of four swimming pools as well as a relaxing and luxurious spa.
The Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort is an incredible all-inclusive resort. The resort has two incredible swimming pools, a lavish spa and several options for keeping yourself fit.
Montage Los Cabos is one of the best family resorts in Mexico. The resort is spread out over 39 incredible acres and has some amazing features that families are sure to enjoy.
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
The Arch of Cabo San Lucas is located in the Gulf of California and provides iconic travel photos. The limestone arch was carved over millennia by the same winds and tidal forces that make swimming such a dangerous proposition. It also serves as a popular hangout for sea lions, who congregated there long before Cabo became a top world destination. “Take me to Land’s End, please!” inaccessible by land, those keen to visit this tasteful piece of organic architecture should hail a boat taxi in Cabo San Lucas Marina.
Chileno Bay Resort & Residences is a great answer to where to stay in Cabo San Lucas with your family. The resort is not spread out too widely and makes for a cozy, warm and intimate place.
One&Only Palmilla is one of the best family hotels in Cabo San Lucas. The property has a long history and used to be a place where Hollywood royalty were hosted in the 1950s. The resort also boasts of celebrity chef Jean-Georges Vonger.
Grand Solmar at Rancho San Lucas Resort is not located in the hectic Tourist Corridor of Cabo, and is in a quiet and serene part of downtown Cabo. The hotel also hosts a kids club which, wait for it, has a wooden ship.
Best Swimmable Beach
Playa Chileno is one of the top swimmable beaches in Los Cabos. The calm, azure blue waters are some of the finest in the area for snorkeling and swimming. Access is easy, as parking lots are available for anyone renting a car and driving to the beach. The beach is about 10-15 from downtown Cabo with umbrellas available for rent. There are no vendors so bring your own food & drinks. Free parking and can be quiet on Fridays until around noon when tourists arrive. One of the very few swimmable beaches in Cabo, it has a very gentle surf. The beach is clean and the water is clear. You will see fish swimming around you and they are quite big.