Cabo San Lucas Journals

Lazing away in Cabo

An April 2004 trip to Cabo San Lucas by housefrau

Quote: Spring in Boston can be cold and dreary. Cabo, where the sun is hot, the people are warm, and the beach is fine, takes away those end-of-winter blues.

Villa del Palmar Beach Resort and Spa

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Hotel | "Villa Del Palmar"

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We stayed in a unit that was adjacent to a courtyard. The unit was a one bedroom with two bathrooms. This is a fantastic feature, as both my husband and I could get ready at the same time. The living room was a good size with a pull-out couch and an eating area for breakfast and lunch. There was a balcony that overlooked a lovely garden. The kitchen had everything you would need for any meal, but we basically had breakfast there and all other meals elsewhere. The maid service left us new coffee each day for our morning use. The bedroom was well appointed with a king-size bed and a very large closet. There was sufficient drawer space to stay for a few weeks. The room was immaculate...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on October 24, 2004

Villa del Palmar Beach Resort and Spa
KM 05 CAMINO VIEJO
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico 23410
52-624-145-7000

Dinner Cruise to Los Archos

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Mexico is a land of timeshares and freebies... you can say, "No, gracias," but mean it! We got free tickets for the dinner cruise, and I didn't have big expectations for it. Usually the food is okay and the entertainment is bland. Stepping on the boat, we were urged to go to the top deck of the boat, where we would be able to view all the marvelous sights of the area. We met couples in line and spent the happy hour getting to know them and where they came from. Then a woman began her narration of what we were seeing. She was very informative and amusing. The arch was breathtaking with the water splashing between it and the sea lions and amusing, but it was nothing compared to the whale play we ob...Read More