No one ever said that a spring break trip couldn’t be “luxury” and “fun.” Staying at one of the incredible resorts that dot the coastline is the only way to make the most of your time in this tropical paradise, but Cabo offers everything you need for an unforgettable spring break, from its stunning rooms and interesting activities to its vibrant nightlife.
So, in this article, I will go over some of the top Cabo resorts for an exciting and memorable spring break, along with their amenities, pricing, prime location, and more.
Spring Break Resorts in Cabo You Should Visit
- Riu Santa Fe
- Pueblo Bonito Rose Resort & Spa
- Krystal Grand
- Casa Dorada
- Hyatt Ziva
- Sandos Finisterra
- Hotel Tesoro
- Le Blanc
- Hotel Riu Palace
- Solmar Resort
1. Riu Santa Fe
Riu Santa Fe is in the heart of Cabo San Lucas, a favorite spring break spot, thanks to the pleasant weather, exciting nightlife, and stunning Baja Peninsula scenery. It is also conveniently located on El Médano Beach and just a fifteen to twenty-minute drive from Palmilla Beach.
To make your stay as comfortable as possible, the resort has more than 1,200 rooms with amenities like minibars, air conditioning, beverage dispensers, and outside your room are ten pools, some of which have swim-up bars (for guests over 18 only), a private beach area, and Splash Water World (a water park where you are guaranteed to have a good time but you must be at least 1.20 meters (3.9 feet) tall to enter).
If you’re still feeling energetic, there are plenty of exciting things to do, including water sports like jet skiing and parasailing, playing beach volleyball with friends, going on organized pub crawls to experience the lively nightlife of Cabo, or getting down at the resort’s exclusive beach parties. They also host exciting themed pool parties, ensuring the celebration always gets exciting.
Riu Santa Fe offers a night rate starting at $237, which is quite affordable given the exceptional service and amenities. Additionally, they have special packages available for events and celebrations, ensuring that your special day at the resort is truly unforgettable.
Situated on the beautiful Medano Beach, about a mile from the heart of Cabo San Lucas, the Pueblo Bonito Rose resort is an absolute must-see on any Mexican vacation. Aside from the breathtaking scenery, it is home to numerous attractions that appeal to visitors of all ages, such as a sculpture of Neptune, the Greek deity of the sea, as well as Greco-Roman architecture featuring rose-colored walls, marble busts, and other such artifacts.
Resort accommodations include luxurious linens, private balconies, satellite TV, and, upon request, a fully-equipped kitchenette with a refrigerator, coffeemaker, microwave, and more. The real standout is the wide range of expertly designed activities, such as beach volleyball, pool parties, and water sports, creating an unforgettable spring break experience.
If you’re looking for more excitement, the resort offers a wide range of tours and excursions that can be booked for an additional fee, like golfing at prestigious courses, deep sea fishing, scuba diving or snorkeling, horseback riding, whale watching, boat cruises, ziplining, ATV rentals, and much more.
Furthermore, if you’re looking for a way to relax and enjoy yourself, the resort also has a spa that provides a range of treatments, including massage therapies, body scrubs, body wraps, facials, and more. It’s the perfect way to relax, renew, and rejuvenate.
The resort has attractive rates starting at $268/night, and they also promise to give 10% off if you book a seven-night stay or longer.
Located on the beautiful beaches and in the lively city of Cabo, Krystal Grand is a haven of luxury and fun, perfect for a spring break you’ll never forget.
It is agreed upon that the best resorts should have a modern look, a friendly atmosphere, and beautiful natural surroundings. Krystal Grand is the best choice for a resort with those features. It has many things that will make you fall in love with it, such as its all-inclusive service, stylish infinity pool, free WiFi, game rooms for kids and teens, and immaculate, fancy rooms.
You can relax in the Jacuzzi or let the trained staff take you to happy new heights with treatments for your body and mind at the spa.
Krystal Grand treats every one of its customers like a celebrity. When hunger strikes, you can enjoy the best flavors from all over the globe, including cuisines from Mexico, Italy, Asia, and Spain.If you plan on driving, valet parking is provided at no additional cost, and the resort’s front desk is available 24/7 to assist with services such as dry cleaning, laundry, and keeping your valuables safe.
They also have themed parties with top DJs to keep the dance floor busy, and if you want a more relaxing evening, there’s a beach bonfire that makes you feel right at home. On the schedule for spring break are also snorkeling trips, beach volleyball games, and group trips to nearby attractions.
If you book a room at the resort between November 30, 2023, and December 15, 2024, you can get a 55% discount on the $200 per night rate.
4. Casa Dorada
Casa Dorada is a five-diamond AAA resort on the Baja California Peninsula known for its closeness to Medano Beach, Cabo San Lucas’s finest swimming beach, and its five-diamond AAA rating.
From arranging tours and dinner reservations to delivering breakfast baskets to your room every morning, the friendly staff at Casa Dorada will go out of their way to ensure you have a good stay.
In addition to the standard fare of free fluffy bedding, WiFi, and flat-screen TVs, each room at this resort features a balcony or terrace from which to take in the stunning views. Also, there is an advanced fitness center, a championship golf course, and a “Casa Kidz” program that is perfect for children.
The resort provides a wide range of thrilling water activities, including jet skiing, parasailing, paddle boarding, snorkeling, yoga classes, beachfront dining experiences, and live entertainment, to make your stay even more enjoyable.
You can take advantage of the resort’s early booking discounts of 25% and enjoy rates starting at just $320 per night. Also, a 15% discount is available for all meals and beverages, with the exception of room service and the minibar. Likewise, if you choose to stay for five nights, you will receive a free dinner during your stay.
Kindly be aware that this offer is applicable for two adults exclusively. Therefore, any extra adults or children aged six and above will be required to make a direct payment during check-in if they desire to partake in the event.
5. Hyatt Ziva
The five-star Hyatt Ziva is perched between rocky outcrops and sandy dunes on the Baja California Peninsula’s southernmost tip. Elegant suites with private balconies overlooking the Sea of Cortez are available at this beachfront resort, conveniently located just a short drive from San José del Cabo. Among the many amenities available are spa-like restrooms, snack bars, complimentary WiFi, and seven dining options and bars/lounges.
Also available are calming shaded areas, lovely swimming pools, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. You can get a full-body massage at the spa, do yoga on the beach first thing in the morning, or watch the sunrise from the infinity pool while sipping a drink from the swim-up bar.
There’s a beach near the resort perfect for snorkeling, and for those seeking more fun, kayaks and paddleboards are available for rent.
The consistently sunny weather and wide range of activities at Hyatt Ziva make it an obvious choice for a spring break getaway. From live music and captivating shows to unforgettable themed parties, there are plenty of ways to boost the enjoyment of your vacation.
You can experience an unforgettable vacation at this resort without pulling your budget, with an affordable rate of $361 per night when you book through Hyatt.com.
I’ve had the chance to stay at many resorts worldwide, but my stay at Sandos Finisterra was indeed one of a kind. For instance, it is ideally situated on the southernmost point of the Baja Peninsula, which makes it an excellent place for golfers of all levels to enjoy the game, thanks to its beautiful natural surroundings and well-designed holes.
This resort is also right next to the city’s cute marina, making it easy to get to popular spots like Land’s End and Playa del Amor (Lover’s Beach).
Each room has a king or queen-sized bed, a private bathroom, a minibar, a smart TV, and a view of the ocean that will make you feel relaxed and at ease. Besides its pools, the best thing about a Mexican resort is its restaurants and bars. Luckily, Sandos Finisterra has six different places to eat, serving everything from delicious Mexican food to tantalizing Asian flavors.
In addition, Sandos Finisterra is well-known for its spectacular parties. The resort’s entertainment team ensures that every event, whether poolside, beachside or at one of the resort’s bars, is filled with excitement. Also, you can enjoy various fun activities every day of the week, like beach volleyball, water polo, yoga, pilates, blackjack (a casino banking game), dancing lessons, beach tours, and more.
A full range of exercise equipment, including yoga mats, weights, resistance machines, and contemporary cardio machines like stationary bikes and treadmills, is available at the resort’s fitness center.
You can enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of this resort for as low as $245, with a 50% discount on your fifth night or a free seventh night, according to the popular booking website (Booking.com). Even though Mexico’s spring break is from the middle of April to the beginning of May, you can receive a free $200 spa credit for spa treatments and more if you book your stay between May and December.
Not only is the Marquis one of the top Cabo resorts for a fantastic spring vacation, but it’s also a fantastic spot for families, couples, and those who love to party. You can relax knowing that you will receive the highest personalized service during your stay at this luxurious resort, just 20 minutes from the Los Cabos International Airport and a proud member of the Leading Resorts of the World.
A king-sized bed, a whirlpool tub, and the prospect of relaxing by an outdoor infinity pool are just a few of the luxurious amenities that will greet you upon arrival at your room. There is also a fancy spa where you can get full body massages and other relaxing treatments, and there is a lovely range of restaurants serving tasty food.
There is no wrong time to book a flight to Cabo, Mexico. However, Marquis is charming in the spring because the weather is mild and perfect for many fun and relaxing outdoor activities, such as swimming, water sports like kayaking and paddleboarding, fitness classes or gym use, and guided tours of nearby attractions.
Furthermore, you can book a private area for your special occasion or gathering, although at an additional fee. Moreover, the resort boasts an extensive collection of Latin American art, which will improve the cultural aspect of your vacation. As for the price, Marquis offers a room rate of $653 per night, and if you choose to book a stay of at least five nights, you’ll be delighted to know that the sixth night will be free.
8. Hotel Tesoro
Tesoro is a sprawling resort with a prime location and proximity to Chileno Beach, a vibrant spot that never fails to keep the party going.
Your room is equipped with a range of amenities to ensure comfort and convenience, such as a comfortable bed, a flat-screen TV, high-speed internet access, a private bathroom complete with a hairdryer, and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, you can enjoy a refreshing swim in the resort’s pool, engage in well-deserved relaxation at the spa, and savor a delectable dining experience at one of the many restaurants or bars available.
To make sure you’re entertained, Tesoro offers a wide variety of activities. You can get your day started right with a workout at the fitness center, and if you’re in the mood for some thrills, the resort also has a variety of exciting water sports like kayaking and snorkeling.
The standard rate at Tesoro is $281/night, and there is also a tax that goes toward community development projects. Room taxes are 36.3 Mexican pesos (about $1.91) and must be paid in cash at check-in or before.
9. Le Blanc
Visit Le Blanc, a remarkable resort in Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, for breathtaking beach activities, peace, and luxurious treatments while taking in the stunning scenery of the Baja Peninsula.
You will be greeted with a delightful bouquet (flowers) and a cold drink as soon as you enter the resort. Your next stop will be the exquisite suite that features a comfortable bed, an Apple TV with Netflix and iTunes, stunning views of the ocean, a hairdryer and straightener for women, lightning-fast WiFi, a minibar with all the fixings, a liquor dispenser, a coffee maker, and a luxurious bathroom with high-end toiletries, a pedestal tub, and a soothing rainfall shower.
Many treatments at the Spa at Le Blanc, such as hydrotherapy pools, aromatherapy steam rooms, and salt inhalation rooms, can help you relax and feel better.
The resort also ensures you stay energized by offering many things to do at night, including beach parties, romantic theme nights, and live music. You can also go on sunset cruises, snorkel in the water, and ride horses on the beach.
The least expensive room costs $870 per night, while the most costly room costs $3,605 per night, depending on which features and upgrades you choose. You will also get a resort credit to use during your stay if you book ahead of time or are a current Le Blanc Spa Resorts member.
10. Hotel Riu Palace
Rest assured, the Riu Palace is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy yourself thoroughly. This is another architectural marvel situated on the water’s edge and less than three miles from Cabo San Lucas’s center.
It transforms into a lively party scene every night with many themed events, live performances, and DJ sets. Plus, the resort has world-class mixologists who can create exotic cocktails to get the party started.
Each of the 600+ rooms here has a balcony or terrace, a fully stocked minibar, and free WiFi so you can take in the wonders of Los Cabos from the comfort of your room. You can use the resort’s two pools, hammocks, and swim-up bars to escape the scorching Mexican sun. Plus, the resort is beachfront, so you have unlimited access to the crystal-clear waters for swimming.
Windsurfing and kayaking are just two of the many water sports available at this resort. During the day, you can swim in the resort’s sparkling pools, hit the gym, or relax with a spa treatment.
The standard rate per night ranges from $352 to $500, depending on the requested service; however, live entertainment and exciting parties can be enjoyed for a little extra fee. Get there early if you’re considering going to parties or events at this resort because the place fills up fast.
11. Solmar Resort
Welcome to Solmar Resort, a charming getaway conveniently located just a stone’s throw away from the breathtaking golden sands of Medano Beach. This resort has a significant place in the history of Los Cabos, as it played a crucial role in developing tourism in the area.
The resort also provides breathtaking ocean views from each suite, an array of top-notch amenities such as four swimming pools, golf course, six hot tubs, a miniature waterpark with two water slides and a rope swing, and a scenic saltwater lagoon ideal for paddle boarding and kayaking, various dining options and a lavish spa with exclusive beachfront cabanas.
In addition to all the tempting facilities, Solmar Resort also offers a variety of exciting spring break activities. Beach volleyball tournaments, poolside parties with live DJs, thrilling water sports like jet skiing and parasailing, and cultural events like tequila tasting and tours of Cabo San Lucas’s beautiful local attractions are all on the menu.
You can find various deals and packages on the Solmar Resort website, and the price per night is $209.
In general, if you are planning an unforgettable spring break in Cabo, you can rest assured that the resorts listed here provide everything you could want for a perfect vacation, whether that’s a lively vibe, luxurious amenities, or stunning ocean views.