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Villa del Faro

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Calgary
Reviewed 27 November 2016

My daughter and I stayed for two nights in paradise. Wish we could have stayed longer. The design and layout of the grounds were stunning: flowers, cactus gardens, coconut trees, pool, casitas, gorgeous views of the sea. Enjoyed watching the sunrise and listening to the various birds. Breakfast was delicious, especially their signature drink, orange and pomegranate juice. VIlla del...

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Dear Debra and Carmelle, Thanks for this generous review! We're sorry your visit couldn't be longer, and hope that next time you can be here during whale-watching season, when you can snorkel and maybe hear some cetacean singing! We'll keep the gardens well-groomed until your next visit :)

Vilnius
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Superb place for poeple who want to enjoy sun and deserted beach. We went for a walk and during 5 km walk - meet nobody except crabs on the beach. Villas and pool are excellent, but villas would benefit from furniture refresments. Food was simple and good. In the evenings there is nothing to do, but there is a great...

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Dear Yust, Thanks for your review! We're glad you had a great time sunbathing, swimming, and walking along the pristine beaches.

Reviewed 25 November 2016

We stayed at Villa del Faro in June of 2016. Awesome place, peaceful location, wonderful hosts, great room, amazing pool area... I wish I could go back and live there! They took care of us and catered to us, and it was great. Terrific food too! Can you say romantic!

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We spent a few nights in San Jose del Cabo and then went up to Villa del Faro. I wish we had been there longer - it was wonderful. Beautiful, clean, relaxing with really good meals on site. The Sea of Cortez was great to swim in, with lots of snorkeling and diving available near by. There's also a really...

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, Bonnie! We're glad you had a great stay and look forward to having you both back again, maybe during whale season?

Fort Lauderdale
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This "off the grid" property is amazing with it's serenity, view, privacy and overall aura. So much care and dedication has gone into each one of the Casitas and there are plenty of private alcoves for relaxing, reading a book, meditating or just looking out over the expansive Sea of Cortez. Seth and Jocelyn could not have been more friendly...

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your generous review! We're glad you found the setting to be a good place for a restful vacation as a couple.

Salalah, Oman
Reviewed 23 July 2016

THE most beautiful place I have ever stayed, set on a hill leading down to a private beach each room is stunning and differently decorated. We stayed in the Bali room, open on two sides to nature with amazing views of the sea and mountains, rain shower and canopy bed. The whole complex has been carefully laid out and thought...

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you so much for your enthusiastic review! You're absolutely correct that the owners have carefully chosen each detail, and they're thrilled to hear that you've enjoyed their efforts. When shall we expect your return?! Cheers!

Reviewed 11 July 2016

We had a family reunion and birthday party over 3 nights. The place was beautiful, the food and staff met our every need. Great views, rooms, and sunrises to die for. We saw manta rays jumping and had some great snorkeling. I can't wait to return.

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Hello Cherie! We're happy to hear that Villa del Faro was the right choice for your family celebration. What a wonderful blessing that the manta rays were celebrating with you! We look forward to welcoming you back! Cheers.

Reviewed 20 June 2016

Villa del Faro is magical. Tucked off at the end of a very long, very bumpy dirt road we really had no idea what to expect. But if the road to hell is paved with good intentions, the road to heaven is paved with cows eating garbage and steaming piles of donkey crap. That's not entirely fair, in the hour...

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Hello Radhika! Thank you so much for your detailed review! Comparing us to a Wes Anderson film is quite a compliment! We're thrilled to hear that you've enjoyed all the carefully chosen details that make up the Villa del Faro experience, especially that you weren't so put off by road to reach that you changed your mind. We love your...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Villa del Faro is the most beautiful place. Deserted beaches,breathtaking pool and gardens and: wonderful people. Marilyn and Jeff and Eddie were the most gracious owners who made us very comfortable living in one of their Casitas! Their services were so warm and inviting,we felt like family after spending 2 days in this magic area!!We,for sure ,will again take a...

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Villadelfaro, Guest Relations Manager at Villa del Faro, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you so much for commenting on your Villa del Faro experience. Saying you felt like family is saying we've achieved our goal! We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Cheers!

Ogden, Utah, United States
Reviewed 25 May 2016

It is truly "off the grid." Two days spent in the beach accommodation where we never saw another person or a footprint on the beach -- expect ours. The last two days were spent in the Baja -- almost like staying in a tree house. We woke each morning to birds and desert breeze. Beautiful gardens, wonderful hospitality, great food...

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Hello Stuart! Secluded beach, early morning bird sound and desert breezes - sounds like a recipe for a fantastic getaway. So glad you enjoyed it! We'll keep the margaritas chilled for you! Cheers.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • 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: $278 - $674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa del Faro 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“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
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