Located on the Baja Peninsula, four miles outside of the town of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, Esperanza is an oceanfront hotel perched on the bluffs of Punta Ballena overlooking two private coves on the majestic Sea of Cortez.
Encompassing a 57-room resort, 60 privately owned villas and 36 private residences situated in an incomparable natural setting, this resort’s spacious rooms open to reveal sweeping ocean views. The resort also features a world-class oceanfront restaurant, full-service spa, four swimming pools and two private beaches as well as access to championship golf and recreational activities nearby.
Auberge Resorts Collection tapped acclaimed interior designer Mary Alice Palmer of HKS Hospitality Group and landscape architect George Girvin, to lead the resort’s extensive re-design. Exuding barefoot elegance and sensual relaxation, the dramatic and contemporary redesign of the intimate beachfront resort features completely transformed guest rooms, a revitalized Cocina del Mar restaurant and Lounge Bar, enhanced pool and terrace with new cozy lounge spaces and cabanas, and refreshed spa and public spaces.
The Spa at Esperanza incorporates the elements of water, light, desert and sea, and features a contemporary outdoor relaxation lounge set under a large palapa. The spa offers a wide variety of pampering, restorative and wellness treatments and fitness conditioning, as well as an Integrated Wellness Program featuring a schedule with up to 35 different fitness classes weekly with guest instructors from around the world, a nutritionist expert, acupuncture therapy, a running concierge and healthy cooking classes. Other Spa facilities include therapeutic massage and revitalizing treatments, beach massages, steam cave, soaking tubs, and a beauty studio. Guests can also book an evening Starlight Spa experience for exclusive after-hours access.
Under the direction of Chef Guillermo Gomez, guests can enjoy culinary experiences throughout Esperanza’s six dining venues featuring traditional Mexican cuisine as well as international cuisines inspired by the resort team’s diverse culinary background, from Mediterranean to Italian to Argentinian. Esperanza’s signature restaurant Cocina del Mar is known for its exquisite variety of fresh fish and seafood specialties, making for a real Baja treat.
The Auberge Private Residences at Esperanza are a collection of 36 three- and four-bedroom homes offering between 3,000 and 4,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor living space. Available for private ownership or for guests, amenities include an exclusive Owner’s Club, lushly landscaped with terraced seating, several pools and poolside service from Esperanza, private golf cart per home and a membership to the Punta Ballena Beach Club, with private cabanas, beach access, restaurant and ocean side pool.
Los Cabos has four championship-level courses nearby that are accessible for guests to enjoy. Tee times are arranged through the resort’s concierge staff. Courses include Cabo Del Sol, an 18-hole Jack Nicklaus-designed ocean course, and a Tom Weiskopf-designed 18-hole desert course, Palmilla, Cabo Real, and the Cabo San Lucas Country Club. The area also features a bevy of other activities, such as snorkeling, sailing, diving, surfing, deep sea fishing, whale watching, and bay cruises.
For more information on this tropical Baja retreat, please visit www.esperanza.aubergeresorts.com.