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Located in Palmilla, One&Only Palmilla Resort is a short stroll from Palmilla Beach and within a 10-minute drive of Plaza Mega Comercial Mexicana. This 173-room, 5-star resort has 2 outdoor pools along with a private beach and a full-service spa. It's near the airport and also near Club Campestre Golf Course and Punta Sur Golf Course.


Get your fill of Mediterranean cuisine for breakfast, lunch, or dinner at Agua, one of 4 onsite restaurants, or enjoy the ocean views at Breeze Alfresco Cafe. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge. For your convenience, a cooked-to-order breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 11 AM.


The 173 individually decorated accommodations feature furnished balconies or patios and afford space to spread out with sitting areas. 37-inch LCD TVs come with cable channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and designer toiletries, and pillowtop beds with Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus ensure a restful night. Other standard amenities include washers/dryers, iPod docks, and minibars.

Property features

Awarded Conde Nast Gold List status in 2013, One&Only Palmilla Resort features a private beach, a full-service spa, and 2 outdoor pools. There's free valet parking, and an airport shuttle (available on request) for USD 160 per vehicle one way. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach resort include a children's pool, a health club, and a sauna.


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the white sand beach. Hit the beach and work on your tan in the sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with complimentary cabanas and umbrellas. At One&Only Palmilla Resort you can cool off in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury resort also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and outdoor tennis courts. Complimentary valet parking is available on site.

One&Only Palmilla Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Terrace 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 5 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Picnic area 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Library 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 173 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • One meeting room 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • On private beach 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 279 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 12 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free valet parking

Room Amenities

One&Only Palmilla Resort offers 173 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and washers/dryers. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 37-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and DVD players. Guests can make use of the in-room coffee/tea makers and minibars. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. Refrigerators, in-room massages, and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Agua - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Breeze Alfresco Cafe - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Market Fine Dining - Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Suviche Sushi Lounge - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in sushi and serves dinner only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open select days.

Agua Bar - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this cocktail bar serves breakfast and lunch.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A private beach, outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and complimentary bicycles are featured at the resort. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Spa and Wellness Center has 15 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 15 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 40 kg)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

No elevators


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • The national sales tax (16%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 160 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • One&Only Palmilla Resort
  • One&Only Palmilla Resort San Jose Del Cabo
  • One&Only Palmilla San Jose Del Cabo
  • One&Only Palmilla

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • One&Only Palmilla Resort is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

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