Located on an inlet bay in the Sea of Cortez, Casa Dorada Spa and Golf Resort was designed to reflect the rich Spanish heritage of Mexico. Tiled roofs and an open-air lobby styled like a hacienda courtyard featuring a large, elevated, cascading pond exemplifies its relaxed ambience.
Adjacent to the resort is a 5 acre swim jetty, an enclosed swimming area, and water sports center. The new resort is just steps away from the acclaimed Cabo Real Robert Trent Jones II designed golf course. Owners at Casa Dorada Spa & Golf Resort will enjoy access to other world class activities and amenities including an exquisite spa center and gym, the Cabo Real equestrian center, two tennis courts, the Cabo Real Desert Park reserve for guided ATV adventures, hiking and mountain biking, and 2 protected bays for water sports including swimming, kayaking, jet skis, snorkeling, and surf fishing.
This resort offers 375 guestrooms, including 66 suites. All accommodations offer private balconies or patios with views of the Sea of Cortez. Rooms feature colorful textures, hand-hewn treatments, and furnishings of Spanish and Hacienda heritage. Italian-marble bathrooms feature showers with rainfall showerheads, separate bathtubs, and twin-sink vanities separated from bedrooms by shutters.
Amenities include wireless internet access (surcharge), flat-screen TVs with international cable channels, in-room safes, CD/MP3 players with digital alarm clocks, multi-line telephones with voice mail, and 400-thread-count linens. Terrycloth bathrobes, slippers, and nightly turndown service are available.
Internet access - wireless
Premium TV channel(s)
Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Internet access - surcharge
Bottled water in room (complimentary)
Massage - available in room
Separate bathtub and shower
Child care (in room, surcharge)
In-room safe (accommodates laptop)
Cribs (infant beds) available
Offers all-day dining, indoors and outdoors, in a casual atmosphere overlooking the Sea of Cortez. El Meson specializes in Mexican cuisine along with American and International fare.
Semi-formal restaurant with air-conditioned dining room and sea-view terrace. Mediterranean-influenced fare. Open for dinner only. Reservations recommended. Beachfront dining available with advanced reservations.
La Vista Bar
Terrace bar offers menu of signature cocktails and liquors. View of the Sea of Cortez. Air conditioned and featuring live musical entertainment.
La Barca Sushi Bar
Open for lunch and dinner. Pool bar with swim-up option featuring sushi, sashimi, tempura rolls, and tropical drinks.
Madero Bar & Grill
Casual, open-air pool bar with swim-up seating featuring casual fare, including wood-fired pizza, traditional Mexican tacos, Kobe beef burgers, sandwiches, salads, and tropical drinks. Open for lunch and dinner.
Open early morning to late night for sandwiches, salads, pizza, hot dogs, smoothies, milkshakes, pastries, espresso, coffee, deli meats and cheeses, snack foods, ice cream bars, liquor, and wine.
Two on-site freeform infinity pools provide year-round swimming. Protected by a rocky point, a crescent, north-facing beach provides safe swimming in front of the resort, with personal watercraft rentals, kayaking, boogie boarding, snorkeling, scuba diving, and banana-boating available (surcharges) from an independent operator.
The Cabo Real development features a golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., with complimentary shuttle service provided by the golf club. The resort staff also books tee times at Los Cabos' other major courses: Palmilla Golf Course 6.75 km (4.25 mi); Cabo del Sol golf courses 9.25 km (5.75 mi); Raven Golf Club 18 km (11.25 mi).
Use of the Casa Dorada Spa and Golf Resort's two lighted tennis courts is complimentary. Horseback riding and ATV rentals are available nearby (surcharges). Whale-watching excursions are available from Cabo San Lucas during the November-April migration of gray whales, and whales can also sometimes be seen in front of the resort.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.
Golfing on site
Golf - driving range on site
Scuba diving on site
Personal watercraft on site
Snorkeling on site
Surfing/boogie boarding on site
Swimming on site
Whale-watching on site
Tennis on site
Basketball on site
Volleyball on site
Hiking/biking trails nearby
Bicycle rentals nearby
Mountain biking nearby
Helicopter/airplane sightseeing nearby
Horse riding/rental nearby
Bird watching nearby
The on-site Oasis Spa features a variety of exclusive treatments including massage, hydrotherapy, and body treatments, as well as women's and men's saunas, herbal steam rooms, spa tubs flanked by candles, Vichy showers, waxing, and a full-service salon. Massages are also available in beach cabanas. The 24-hour Fitness Center by Precor is complimentary and features strength-training machines, cardio equipment, and free weights.
Resort amenities at Casa Dorada Spa and Golf Resort include five restaurants and lounges. Shoppers can browse the upscale boutique, La Tienda, and a jewelry store. Meeting and conference facilities include a ballroom for up to 750 people and beachfront events for up to 2,000 people.
Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available throughout the resort, including the beach; a business center contains computers with high-speed Internet connections (surcharges). Vacation Station, a professionally-directed, complimentary daily kids' club for children ages 4-12, provides supervised activities and table games.
Swimming pool - outdoor
Swimming pool - children's
Full-service health spa
Complimentary newspapers in lobby
Restaurant(s) in hotel
Room service (24 hours)
Meeting rooms (small groups)
Internet access - wireless
Internet access in public areas - surcharge
Number of rooms: 375
Safe-deposit box - front desk
24-hour front desk
Number of floors: 6
Gift shops or newsstand
Shopping on site
Medical assistance available
Dry cleaning service
Air-conditioned public areas
Supervised child care/activities
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
Pets not allowed
Check-in time is 4:00 PM
Check-out time is 10:00 AM
Cabo Real Golf Course - across highway
Palmilla Golf Course - 6.75 km (4.25 mi)
Chileno Beach (safe swimming, snorkeling) - 5.5 km (3.5 mi)
Santa Maria Beach (safe swimming, snorkeling) - 7 km (4.5 mi)
Palmilla Beach (safe swimming, snorkeling) - 7.5 km (4.75 mi)
Cabo del Sol golf courses - 9.25 km (5.75 mi)
San José del Cabo downtown - 12.5 km (7.75 mi)
The Raven Golf Club - 18 km (11.25 mi)
Médano Beach (safe swimming, water sports) - 19 km (12 mi)
Cabo San Lucas downtown - 19.25 km (12 mi)
Miraflores town - 54 km (33.75 mi)
Todos Santos town - 105 km (65.5 mi)
Los Cabos International Airport (SJD): Approximate driving time to the Casa Dorada Spa and Golf Resort is 35 minutes and distance is 25.5 km (16 mi).
Driving directions from Los Cabos International Airport: Exit airport and turn right onto the Transpeninsular Highway (Hwy 1) through San José del Cabo. Proceed on highway toward Cabo San Lucas. The hotel is located in the Cabo Real development on the left near kilometer marker 19.5.
Getting there: Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.
Getting around: Shuttle service (surcharge) is offered eight times daily to downtown Cabo San Lucas and four times daily to San José del Cabo. Complimentary shuttle service to the Cabo Real golf course is available on request. Hotel staff summon taxis on request. Bicycles can be rented across the highway from the hotel.
"Km. 19.5 Carretera Transpeninsular
Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico
Anchored on either end by San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas, the hotel corridor stretches 20 miles along the Sea of Cortés. Dozens of resorts—both luxury and economy—offer beachfront paradise to visitors looking to enjoy golf, water sports, sportfishing, swimming, and scuba diving. Snorkeling is also a favorite pastime, and El Chileno and Santa María beaches here offer some of the best venues.