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Family enjoying Playa Paraiso on the beach

Monthly Activities

The Experience

A Baja stay is the perfect way to soak in all fall has to offer. Try your hand at pickleball. Find balance in a restorative massage. Enjoy a spirited game of lawn chess. Or engage in some well-earned pool time while sampling a Baja aperitif. We invite you to explore the exciting activities we have in store for you during your stay.

Seasonal Fun

Resort pool in Cabo

Every Thursday & Friday

Stand-up paddle-board yoga classes.
  • Awaken your inner om while here at Esperanza. Combining yoga poses with a variation of stand-up paddle board surfing, this fun activity includes hatha and vinyasa poses on a paddle board.

  • Las Estrellas Pool | 8:30 am | Reservations required

Chef Javier Galindo portrait photo

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Cabo Culinary Agave Garden with Chef Javier Galindo.
  • Join us for this series of pop-up dinners featuring the best culinary personalities in Los Cabos.. Upon graduation from the Culinary Institute of Mexico, chef Galindo set his sights upon the world of hospitality and luxury restaurants, where he has developed a culinary identity that characterizes him as one of the most genuine, contemporary and talented chefs in Mexico today. Since 2018 he has helmed the kitchen at La Lupita Taco & Mezcal, offering unique, diversified and exquisite experiences which have earned his restaurant recognition as one of the must-try places to dine in Los Cabos.

  • Agave Garden | 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Main course à la carte, inclusive of family-style appetizers and desserts | Live Music.

Twilight on Cocina del Mar dining terrace

Sunday, December 19, 2021

Full Moon Dinner Series.
  • As part of our ongoing Full Moon Dinner Series, we invite you to join us for a three-course, family-style menu of appetizer, main course and dessert.

  • Cocina del Mar | 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $90 per person | Three-course menu and a signature drink | $65 per person for wine pairing.

Paper lanterns at Esperanza Resort, Los Cabos

December 20 - 25, 2021

Celebrate the Season.
  • Carve out moments of true family connection this holiday season at Esperanza. Bask in the warm Baja sun and create holiday memories you will all share and treasure for years to come.

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Fireworks over Cocina del Mar in Los Cabos

December 26, 2021 - January 2, 2022

Ring In the New Year in Baja.
  • As the sun sets on 2021, revel in the last moments of the year with those you cherish. Indulge in the bounty of Baja and spirit and warmth of Mexican hospitality, and set your intentions for the year ahead.

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meditation on the beach at sunrise

January 4 to 6, 2022

Intention Setting with Spirit Daughter.
  • Esperanza is pleased to announce a special collaboration with Jill Wintersteen, founder of Spirit Daughter.. Rooted in astrology, psychology, Chinese medicine, yoga, and meditation, Jill’s practice provides an extensive toolkit to help navigate life’s unpredictable waters to help navigate life’s unpredictable waters through three workshops created exclusively in sync with the elements at Esperanza and personal chart reading sessions in a private oceanfront beach cabana.

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Family Activities

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Immersive Experiences

Esperanza's one-of-a-kind family-friendly and kids-only experiences offer the chance to connect with the energy, culture and lifestyle of Baja while having a bit of fun together!
  • Discovery Walk, Stargazing, Family Paining Class, Pottery-making Workshop, Salsa Lessons, Kids Cooking Class

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Tortuguitas Kids Club

From Piñata parties to Mexican Bingo, the children will enjoy Cabo-style outdoor activities. Babysitting services available.
  • Designed for children ages 4 to 11

  • Full day $100 | Half day $70 inclusive of lunch | $15 per hour | Reservations required

teens on the beach

La Cueva

An exclusive and secluded spot for teens, La Cueva features ping-pong, foosball, XBox, a pool table, arcade games and more. Plus, bikes are available for a cool cruise around Punta Ballena.
  • Additional activities for teens ages 12 to 17 years old: Volleyball, basketball, pickleball & tennis lessons and more

  • Open 24 hours

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Cooking with Friends

Mix and mingle with new friends while learning to cook and mixology skills under the leadership of our Chef and participation of members of our Management team. Enjoy chilled Mexican wines, Pacifico beer and family-style lunch where you can enjoy the dishes you've prepared.
  • Every Thursday, 12:30 pm | Cocina del Mar Open Kitchen | $85 per person
  • Includes: Cooking class & recipes, lunch, Mexican white wine & pacifico beer, and Diploma | Reservations required

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Peppers and garlic ingredients

Cooking Classes

Let our culinary team take you in a journey through Mexican cuisine and the traditional flavors from our region, with these interactive cooking classes.
  • Mexico’s Essential Flavors – Learn to prepare some of Mexico’s most flavorful salsas.
    Includes: catch of the day, chicken or beef tacos | $95 per person

  • Baja Seafood Experience – Baja’s freshest seafood with the most alluring regional cuisine and classic preparations: Guacamole and pico de gallo, Chocolata clam and baked oyster, Tuna tiradito, Baja fish tacos and homemade tortillas | $110 per person

  • Sea of Cortez Panga Trip – Explore the abundance of fish from the pristine waters of the Sea of Cortez complemented by Latin flavors: Guacamole, Tiraditos, Aguachile, Zarandeado fish | $95 per person

  • Street Market – Authentic recipes from the fascinating markets and remarkable Mexican street food stalls: Salsa ranchera, flour or corn tortillas, quesadillas, sopes and tacos | $110 per person

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Dive In Movie

Grab a float and watch a flick under the stars. Popcorn and sweets make for the perfect family movie night treats.
  • Every Thursday, 7:00 pm | Mercado Pool | $15 adults | $10 kids under 12

  • Popcorn, candy and sodas provided. Additional items available à la carte.

Kombucha Class ingredients and fruit

Kombucha Class

Play mixologist for the morning and craft your own dry cocktail. Our mixologists will guide you on how to prepare your own signature kombucha, prepared with a variety of local flavors. Feeling feisty? You can add Damiana liquor or your choice of Tequila or Mezcal.
  • Cocina del Mar Open Kitchen | $55 per person | 1 hour class | Reservations required

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Spa Kids

Family spa bliss

Share the bliss of a spa experience and create memories that will last a lifetime with the younger members of the family.
  • At the spa we focus on self-care and wellness for children and teens to keep them balanced, form connections and allow the family to spend time together.

  • 60 minutes | $260 per one adult and one kid under 12 | Reservations required.

Woman lounging on beach hammock
Woman lounging on beach hammock

Under The Sun

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5 Ways to Play Poolside

Experience a new perspective on poolside lounging at Esperanza.
  • Take a cooling dip in one of our five palm-fringed pools, then soak up the Baja sunshine on a plush lounger while sipping refreshing libations and snacking on delicious bites. Each pool has its own unique character and view, so you’re guaranteed to find your perfect poolside scene, whether you’re looking to splash around with your kids, or seek poolside tranquility.

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Pool Cabanas

Lounge in luxury at our pool cabanas.
  • Enjoy a complimentary signature margarita pitcher upon arrival as well as still and sparkling waters, fresh fruits platter, soft drinks, facial towels, sunscreen, board games, and magazines. The cabanas include a ceiling fan, 2 regular chairs & 2 pool lounge chairs.

  • Half Day $295 | Full Day $450 | Up to 4 people

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Work & Play: Office Cabanas

Regain your sense of self as you balance virtual work demands with round-the-clock business out of your private pool cabana. Let our team pamper you while you keep up with your work with a laptop stand for comfort, a massage to ease tension, fruit and more.
  • Half Day $350 | Full Day $700 | Up to 4 people

Swing on the beach

Playa Paraiso

Tucked into the resort’s private cove, each palapa features a daybed, playful swing, a BOSE speaker for lounging, private butler service, a variety of additional amenities such as a Yeti Cooler filled with beverages and add-ons such as a private one-hour acoustic concert and a 60-minute massages.
  • The luxurious palapa experience can be enjoyed several ways.

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Cocina del Mar Terraces and Bar

Culinary Scene

Lights by the pool

Family-Style Dinners

For a casual take on family meal time, we invite you to dine under swaying palms at La Palapa. | 5:30 to 10:00 pm
  • Sundays – Campirano Night | Grab a seat and bask in the splendor of the Baja, indulging in a selection of slow-roasted vegetables, fresh seafood from the Mar de Cortes, and a main-course selection direct from local farms, including roasted suckling pig in a China box and Mexican-style lamb barbacoa. | $78 per person, inclusive of a welcome sangria. | $35 kids under 12 years. | Live music.

  • Wednesdays -Colores y Sabores, La Fiesta! – You are cordially invited to this party where Mexican dishes will tell you stories of our culture in every bite. Adults will receive a welcome cocktail and we’ll also have a selection of tequilas, mezcal, sotol, craft Mexican beers and traditional beverages such as micheladas, and margaritas. We’ll also have traditional games for kids including little feria, canicas, trompo, yoyo, and lotería. | $79 per person | $35 kids under 12 years.

  • Thursdays – Bocce & Prosecco. | Join us for a fun evening of Bocce Ball before dinner. Enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco and Italian nibbles as you hone your competitive spirit. Continue the night under the stars with dinner at Las Estrellas. | Starting at 6:00 pm | Live music.

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Esperanza prepares your fresh catch

After a day on the water, return back to the resort to have Chef utilize his favorite full-fish techniques and traditional hot and cold preparations.
  • Conscious fishing is essential to Chef Alexis’s cooking style, and he is passionate about educating guests on sustainable practices and the local community. The culinary team will prepare your local catch to the style of your choosing. Select from a raw menu of ceviche, tiradito, sashimi and crudo, alongside the region’s beautiful spices, flavors and harvest; or, choose between blackened, grilled or roasted, served with rice, beans, tortillas and an assortment of salsas. | This experience is available at Cocina del Mar or in the comfort of your villa.

Cocina del Mar Bar

Master Class Series: Mexican Spirits

Reserve our private experiences at Cocina del Mar, and learn all there is to know about wine and spirits or mixology available daily from our team of experts. Daily 4:00 - 5:00 pm. Advanced reservations required.
  • Local craft beer tasting – $55
    Blue Agave Journey – $80
    Mixology Class – $80
    Mexican Wine Journey – $90
    Mexican Whiskey – why not? – $90
    Are you ready for sotol? – $80

  • For in-villa experiences, a $200 set up & mixologist fee will apply

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Outdoor private dining

Enjoy a full culinary experience in your room or enjoy a private beachfront dinner - allow our team to prepare un unforgettable evening customizes to your preference.
  • Locations: El Shack, pool deck, oceanfront cabana, in-villa. | Ideal for groups from 2 to 10 guests.

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Wellness & Fitness For All

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The Auberge Spa

As a reflection of our naturally restorative coastal desert environment, the Spa features handcrafted botanical treatments with natural, indigenous healing agents tailored to your specific health, wellness, and beauty needs.
  • 9:00 am – 8:00 pm | 4-hour advanced request for all services.

  • Special pricing on select services booked pre-arrival | In-room and private cabana services available

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Spa Specials

  • December 1 to 11 – Mandarin Release Massage | This treatment, releases tension and emotional anxiety with slow and gentle strokes, encouraging the Lymphatic System to release toxins, water and inflammation. The muscles are cleared and relaxed, leaving you with a pleasant sensation of lightness. | 90 minutes | $265

  • December 12 to 18 – Gua Sha Facial | This treatment, restores the skin’s firmness with anti-aging, lifting manipulations with Gua Sha Stone technique. Accelerated aging, stress, and wrinkles will disappear once the skin is relaxed and ready to absorb tripeptides, vitamins, and minerals, leaving you with a calm, supple, toned, and nurtured. | skin. | 90 minutes | $290

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Amanu Avocado Butter Pedicure

Indulge in our avocado butter pedicure while skilled artisans craft one-of-a-kind sandals for the comfort of your unique feet.
  • Through a partnership with Auberge Resorts Collection, AMANU, a high-end custom sandal brand based in Los Angeles, has brought its unique craftsmanship and sustainable approach to Los Cabos. Choose your sandal design, select from a range of materials from the finest Italian factories, and get measured and fitted for your one-of-a-kind pair. Skilled artisans will craft your sandals using techniques that have been passed down for generations, while you get sandal-ready with a rejuvenating soak and exfoliation, followed by rich avocado butter to hydrate and nourish your feet. | $400 | 90mins

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Personalized Fitness

No matter your fitness level or preferred method of exercise, our personal trainers can work with you one on one to achieve your goals.
  • From pilates and yoga to water conditioning and TRX training, choose your method and your intensity. Work with our team in our movement studio, on the beach, on our lawn, or in the privacy of your accommodation.  | Ask for our Wellness Menu for a detailed list of offerings.

Resort pickleball courts

Outdoor Racquet sports

Visit any of our outdoor tennis & pickleball courts for open-play or practice time. Available Daily | 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Pickleball Open Play: $35 per hour up to four guests | $10 additional for equipment rental | Private lessons $155 per couple | 1 hour | Reservations required
    Pickleball 101 | Beginner clinic: Wednesdays & Fridays | 9:00 am to 10:00 am | $45 per person | Minimum three players | Please sign up 24 hours in advance
    Pickleball 102 | Advanced beginner clinic: Wednesdays & Fridays | 10:00 am to 11:00 am | $50 per person | Minimum three players | Please sign up 24 hours in advance
    Tennis | Complimentary use of courts, tennis racquets and balls | One hour private lessons available at $130 per person | Reservations required

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Junior Pickleball lessons

Kids can hit the pickleball courts to get a little exercise!
  • Tuesday, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm | Pickleball lessons – age 4 to 9*

  • Thursday, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm | Pickleball lessons – age 9 to 12*

  • *Complimentary | Max 8 guests | Reservations required

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Mountain Hike

Challenge yourself, adventure awaits.
  • An uphill walk of approximately 3 miles of rugged and steep terrain, to finally enjoy a majestic view of the Sea of Cortez from atop the hill. Then be rewarded with an extra 30 minute massage on your first treatment. | $50 per person | Meet at the Spa, Thursdays at 7:00 am

  • This offer is valid for treatments reserved on the same day of the hike.

Deseo boutique shop

Art & Shopping

Resort boutique

Deseo Boutique

Shop runway-worthy beach ensembles.
  • A well curated selection of high-end resort wear from designers such as Temptation Positano, Alexis, L- Space, Missoni, Onia and many more amazing brands. Beautiful jewelry and accessories from sought after exclusive Mexican artisans. | Lobby | 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

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Agave Art Studio

All things art at Esperanza.
  • Feeling inspired? – Grab a brush and splash your talent on one of our canvases to be displayed as part of the Esperanza Art Collection. Enjoy a rotation of beautiful Mexican art while sipping Mexican wines and distillates. | Lobby | Daily | 11:00 am – 7:00 pm.

  • Private art classes – Let your creativity flow while on vacation with a step-by-step guided lesson! | Minimum age, 12 years old | Any day 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm $300 for 1 or 2 people, each additional guest $130 | Maximum of 4 people | All supplies included Reserve with 24 hours notice.

Art piece by Marco Bejarano

Guest Artists

Join us for an art exhibit and interact with our guests artists painting live for your viewing pleasure. 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Friday December 10 – Perla Sanchez

  • Friday, December 17 – Ivan Hernández

  • Thursday, December 23 – Fernando Nafarrate

Jewelry making

Handmade memories

Take inspiration from Aztec and Mayan traditions and create an idiosyncratic piece that is one-of-a-kind and far from traditional.
  • Through a special collaboration with local husband-and-wife jewelry designers Indira & Isidro, Esperanza allows you to dream and design your own jewelry in a personal and memorable way. Indira & Isidro will guide you in mixing and matching gemstones, metals and textures.

  • Deseo Boutique $650 per person | Duration 1 – 5 hours | Reservations required 36 hours in advance.

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Birds flying over the Baja Mexico
Birds flying over the Baja Mexico

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