Father and soon running on the beach

Monthly Activities

The Experience

Soak up the final days of summer fun at Esperanza. A Baja stay with extended family is the perfect way to end the season. Try your hand at pickleball. Feed the fish with the little ones. Enjoy a spirited game of lawn chess. Or engage in some well-earned pool time while sampling an iced-cold Baja aperitif. We invite you to explore the exciting activities we have in store for you during your stay.

Seasonal Fun
Kids playing in the pool

September 1 - September 30: Special Activities for Kids

  • Face Mask Chain & Pickleball Game

  • Piñata Making & Hama Beads Keychain

  • Cooking Classes & Tie Dye Shirts Workshop

  • Glow in the Dark Fiesta & more!

  • Reservations requested 24 hrs in advance

Chocolate making class at Esperanza

Wednesday, September 8: Mexican Chocolate Cooking Class

Discover the supple, yielding nature of Mexican chocolate in this hands-on workshop where our expert pasty team will teach you how to prepare truffles and chocolate bars with a twist. Includes welcome chocolate cocktail.
  • Aire | 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

  • $55 per person | $35 kids under 12 | Reservations required

Chocolate making class

Xocolatl Mixology Class

Dive into the rich history of chocolate in Mexico and explore its uses in mixology, infused with a variety of spices, aromas and flavors paired with Mexican spirits and nibbles.
  • Cocina del Mar Bar | 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

  • $80 per person


Wednesday, September 15: Mexican Independence Day

Celebrate like the locals and explore the different flavors and aromas from around the country in a traditional Mexican way! End the perfect meal with sweet atole and crispy buñuelos stations. Kids can play at the feria with traditional games including canicas, trompo, yoyo, and lotería.
  • La Palapa | 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

  • $79 per person | $35 kids under 12

  • Mariachi, Fireworks & Fire show

Full moon

Monday, September 20: Full Moon Dinner Series

As part of Esperanza's ongoing Full Moon Dinner Series, we invite you to enjoy a three-course, family-style menu under the stars.
  • Cocina del Mar | 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

  • From $90 per person | Seating available in restaurant, poolside, in the pool, or in a private oceanfront cabana.

  • Includes a signature drink | Reservations required

Studio Eminence Family

Family Activities

Girl with shell


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!
  • Activities include: Discovery Walk, Stargazing, Family Paining Class, Pottery-making Workshop, Salsa Lessons, Kids Cooking Class

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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


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.
  • Open 24 hours

  • Additional activities for teens ages 12 to 17 years old: Volleyball, basketball, pickleball & tennis lessons and more

Bocce and Prosseco

Bocce and Prosseco

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.
  • Every Thursday

  • La Estrellas at Esperanza | 6:00pm Complimentary Event

Cooking class 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

Join the fun
Dive-in movies

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 Friday

  • Mercado Pool | 7:45 pm $15 adults | $10 kids under 12

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

Kombucha Class

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

Join the class
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.

Hammock Beach
Hammock Beach

Under The Sun

Couple enjoying time in the ocean

The Pool

Let all your stress disappear as you sit underneath an umbrella, sipping a cold drink by the pool. Taking in the sights, sounds and smell of the Sea of Cortez.
  • À la carte menu available

  • 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

pool cabana

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 $250 | Full Day $350

  • Up to 4 people

Reserve Your Cabana
Office Cabanas

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


Playa Paraiso

Relax in seaside luxury in one of our new two-story open-air beach palapas, featuring 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.
  • All-Day Family Hideaway: $1300 per family of four, $250 per extra person

  • Morning Bliss: $650 per family of four, $250 per extra person

  • Captivating Afternoon: $750 per family of four, $250 per extra person

  • Morning Journey: $560 per couple inclusive of meditation or yoga class, breakfast & lunch

  • Sunset Splendor: $750 per couple inclusive of cocktails, private BBQ dinner and bonfire

  • All Day Paradise: $1,500 per couple inclusive of all meals, one of Esperanza’s signature activities

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Cocina del Mar Terraces and Bar
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Culinary Scene

dining outdoors la palapa

Family-Style Dinners: 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.
  • Every Wednesday l La Palapa l 5:30-10pm

  • $79 per person | $35 kids under 12 years

Join the Fiesta
Girl Fishing


Let Esperanza's culinary team take you on the ultimate sea-to-table journey. Once back at the resort from a deep sea fishing excursion, our team of Chefs will prepare your catch in Esperanza's style with traditional preparations using the region's spices, flavors and harvest.
  • 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 l $80

  • Mixology Class | $80

  • Mexican Wine Journey | $90

  • Mexican Whiskey – why not? | $90

  • Are you ready for sotol? $80

  • Daily 4:00 – 5:00 pm l Advanced reservations required

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

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Romantic Dinner

Outdoor private dining

Enjoy an unmatched culinary experience in the privacy of your villa terrace or a beachfront dinner with your toes in the sand.
  • A Romantic Night to Remember | Three-course menu | $415 per couple

  • Oyster & Clambake | $110 per person | Set up fee $350

  • Mexican Fiesta! | $85 per person family-style or $115 buffet | Set up fee $350

  • Asado Beach BBQ | $105 per person | Set up fee $350

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Spa Exterior
Spa outdoors
Respite and rejuvenate at the spa at Esperanza.

Wellness & Fitness For All


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 – 7:00 pm | 4-hour advanced request for all services | Special pricing on select services booked pre-arrival

  • In-room and private cabana services available

Book your treatment

September 13 to 19: Viva Mexico Spa Special Treatment

Celebrate Mexico with the ultimate mezcal body wrap. This holistic experience will reset your mind, body and spirit while boosting your circulation and brightening your skin with ayate fibers. A body mask made of mezcal, clay and Chaya will detoxify your body, fight inflammation and relax your sense taking you to a state of pure relaxation.
  • 90 minutes | $265 per person

Chocolate Face mask Kids Spa

Spa Treatment of the Month: Renew and Recharge

Enjoy a yoga or fitness class with a private instructor followed by an indulgent 60 minute spa treatment 60 minute spa treament.
  • 120 minutes | $250 per person

Spa Amanu Avocado Butter Pedicure


Find your perfect footing. 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. Try your sandals for a final fitting, and leave with your perfect pair and a beautiful polish.
  • $400 | 90mins

Women getting a massage

Specialty Body Work with Master Therapist Connie Ruiz

From easing back pain and headaches to managing anxiety and finding joy and peace within, achieve profound relaxation and restoration with our intuitive healing remedies designed to align the body and mind, reduce held tension and bring peace.
  • Available treatments: Thai massage, deep tissue, therapeutic sports, Feldenkrais movement, cupping and Watsu.

  • 120 minutes | $450

Reserve your spot
yoga fitness

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.


Outdoor Racquet sports

Come on out and have fun! 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

Let's play


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 minutes 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 hero

Art & Shopping

Deseo boutique

Deseo Boutique

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 – 7:00 pm

Agave Art Studio

Agave Art Studio

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

Painting 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

Take a class
Jewelry making

Jewelry-Making class

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. Take inspiration from Aztec and Mayan traditions and create an idiosyncratic piece that is one-of-a-kind and far from traditional. Discover the synergy between natural elements such as bone, shells, deer horns and wood, and gem stones of every color, including black pearls from the Sea of Cortés. The result is a labor of love that will be a reminder of your experience for years to come.
  • Deseo Boutique $650 per person | Duration 1 – 5 hours

  • Reservations required 36 hours in advance

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Artisan market

Local Artisans Market

After dining at Cocina del Mar on Tuesday nights, support the local community and enjoy shopping at our local artisans market featuring local crafts.
  • Terraza AIRE | Tuesday, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

  • Live Music

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