We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Villa del Faro

Orbitz.comUS$210*
View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersSilver level
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Villa del Faro
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

211 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Villa del Faro
See the most recent reviews
Showing 200: English reviews
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Wonderful property, beautifully maintained and clean, with very welcoming hosts. We were a little surprised to see children, we typically don't visit family destinations and from the description of the property we would never expect a family with young children to want to visit The only thing we would change is the dinner meal plan, there is only one option...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Joanne B
Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, Joanne! We're glad you enjoyed the property and our lucky location on this calm stretch of the East Cape's empty beaches.

Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Loved the privacy and charm of this little cottage . Breakfast was delicious and plentiful . Hotel staff are helpful and gracious . Only thing I am not too fond of is the road to the hotel . Too bumpy for me .

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank ChiquitaAnita
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Loved the atmosphere, the company of those around, and the private beach The road there was a little rough but with our economy size car, and slow driving, we made it fine and saw a bobcat! Stone cottage was a great experience.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank laurareads
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 10 January 2017

My wife and I spent the last few days of our annual Baja Sur vacation at Villa del Faro, and we could not have been happier. While some may balk at the "roughing it" aspect of being in a remote area of the East Cape, we are all for it. We stayed two nights in the stone beach cottage, and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mark L
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Nice eco-friendly hotel. Beautiful Mexican decoration with nice, comfortable rooms at a very beautiful location. The owners and staff are very friendly and polite. Ideal for romantic and relaxing vacations. The food is served at specific time but is good quality, well cooked and tasty. The prices could be a bit cheaper especially for food and drinks. And it was...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank NicolasEco
Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The hotel was amazing every detail was perfect. I have already recommended the hotel to my special friends as it is a one of a kind place. The staff was very polite and helpful and the food was some of the best I had in baja. Honestly I have never seen such a place with such beauty, peace and serenity....

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Thomas J
Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Dear Thomas, Thanks so much for your review, and for spreading the word! We're happy to host travelers in our remote East Cape setting.

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Villa del Faro exceeded my expectations. After spending a week in a five star property in Cabo Bello, we drove to Villa del Faro, arriving at night to a spectacular moonrise and waking up to a gorgeous sunrise. Quiet super chill and relaxed mornings, five mile walks on the beach where we did not see one other person, swims in...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank chivianyc
Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

We're so glad you had a great honeymoon with us! Our goal is to make guests' stays as relaxing and beautiful as possible, and the East Cape setting – along with the sun and moon – really helps us with that!

Incline Village, Nevada
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Comforts of your home in a unique part of the world elegantly presented in a setting of architectural beauty. Location - high on a cape, View - 180 degrees of the Sea of Cortez & beaches, Atmosphere - great style with total quiet & comfort, Service - efficient & subtle. Meal Service - Excellent menu served in a relaxed family...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank afield30
Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and look forward to host you again next time you're on the East Cape. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 16 December 2016

This is the best get-away-from-it-all B&B in the Baja peninsula. Period. Located in an isolated section of the East Cape, it meets anyone's definition of "off the grid." But if you like interesting and unique luxury accommodations (although if you are into roughing it a little there also is a rustic stone cottage right on the beach), a beautiful pool,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank dbhiggins
Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Thanks for your generous review! We're so happy to read your kind words, and are proud to be your favorite B&B in the region.

Kraftcustoms
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is our second time staying at Villa del Faro for our anniversary. We absolutely love it there. It always feels like you have the place to yourself. Most of all the service is fantastic and the food is great.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank kraftcustoms
Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! We enjoyed having you back again this year.

243 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (192)
Viewed
Room/Suite (50)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (41)
Viewed
View from Room (14)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (39)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
2:33
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (30)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (51)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (8)
Viewed
Room/Suite (24)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Other (2)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Los Frailes
34.3 km away
Cabo Azul Resort
Cabo Azul Resort
#7 of 41 in San Jose del Cabo
1,656 reviews
31.6 km away
Hotel El Ganzo
Hotel El Ganzo
#15 of 41 in San Jose del Cabo
425 reviews
29.9 km away
JW Marriott Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa
JW Marriott Los Cabos Beach Reso...
#8 of 41 in San Jose del Cabo
524 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
35.2 km away
Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos
Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos
#9 of 41 in San Jose del Cabo
3,611 reviews
2.8 km away
Vidasoul Hotel
Vidasoul Hotel
#1 of 1 in Boca de la Vinorama
77 reviews
26.0 km away
Cabo Pulmo Eco Palapa
Cabo Pulmo Eco Palapa
#1 of 3 in Cabo Pulmo
53 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Exquisitely off the grid" An elegant eco-hotel, Villa del Faro is a unique oasis nestled on a deserted beach. The Villa was created with the integrity of the surrounding desert in mind. We offer solitude instead of shops, safe swimming beaches, great books, gourmet food, snorkeling, surfing, and just pure beauty! One hour north of the Los Cabos Airport, but a world away in seclusion and serenity. Eight separate Casitas. Breakfast included. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa del Faro

Address: KM65 Camino Costero | Los Cabos East Cape, Los Frailes 23400, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Los Frailes
Price Range: $280 - $678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa del Faro 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Expedia, Travelocity, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets and HRS so you can book your Villa del Faro reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Villa Del Faro Hotel Los Frailes
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Villa del Faro staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Villa del Faro staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms lovely and unique , we liked Casa Azul as it was self contained”
146margarett, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“We totally loved the Casa Azul towards the edge of the property, but quite intrigued by the beach casita, tho did not end up staying in it. The pool casita also looked special, but could be a bit of a problem if other guests were spending a lot of time at the pool - did not look carefully at the others, but sure all are equally comfortable and unique.”
benjidad, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All wonderful each with own unique charming charateristics”
gprand55, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Each room is wonderfully unique. The description of our's was spot on.”
vacationri, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“So quiet and peaceful that any room would be wonderful. Casa Alberca was beyond anything we have experienced in a "room".”
deniserP2708SL, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
5 of 5
Orbitz.com
US$210* /night
View Deal
TravelocityUS$210
CheapTicketsUS$210
Expedia.comUS$210
View all 8 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates