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“Everything you need within one resort!!” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Playa Grande Resort
Ranked #14 of 70 Hotels in Cabo San Lucas
Certificate of Excellence
Goodyear, Arizona, United States
1 review
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“Everything you need within one resort!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2012

I loved the location of the hotel! Super close to everything. All the staff members I spoke with were very helpful and friendly. I love, love, loved the entertainment staff! Rodrigo, Mayrobi, Hector, Christina and the others added so much energy and fun to my experience. It would not have been the same without them!! They are all so genuine and inviting that even amongst hundreds of other guests they were able to remember my name and they knew which activities to expect me at!!! I especially love the water aerobics with Mayrobi. I had so much fun!!! Loved everything about this resort and I will surely tell all of my friends about it!!

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Shelly P
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RolandBernardG, General Manager at Playa Grande Resort, responded to this review, 15 March 2012
Dear Guests:
You really make us very happy with lovely comment “Everything you need within one resort!!”
We are so glad to know that you had a great time with us at Playa Grande your home away from home!
Please let us know in advance when you will come back to visit us, we will be very pleased to serve you again and fulfill your expectations!
We are all very happy to know that your experience with us was a very pleasant one.
Again thank you for your kindness in taking the time to send us your comments that I will share with pleasure with all our activities staff.
On behalf of my entire staff we want to wish you the best for this coming spring season.
We all send you our best regards.
Sincerely yours.
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Issquah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2012

First visit to Playa Grande in Cabo & it most certainly won't be the last! Loved most everything about our stay. The one exception would be the Sales Presentation pitches, but, even tho we were welcomed to the resort w/the BIG Pitch, we declined & thankfully, weren't bothered again. We found Maria Santiago at the Concierge Desk to be most helpful. Great smile, very knowledgeable & willing to help w/most anything we asked. She even helped us via phone before we arrived with understanding the shuttle service. Speaking of .. great service they offer .. the shuttle service to & from the airport. Rooms are very clean & well supplied, bed is real comfortable & daily service gals were top notch. Entertainment staff are definitely the highlight! After hesitating, we decided to attend the Mexican Fiesta & we were SO glad we did. It was hilarious! Food is plentiful & good, entertainment is what really makes it a FUN & quality evening. We laughed SO hard. Rodrigo is such a talented individual & has put together a great staff .. Hector, Mayrobi & all the others were just the BEST! We decided to go to the Beach Party only because we wanted to experience the Entertainment Staff once again! Beach with no vendors is truly a plus. Real close walk to Cabo - through the marina, which is beautiful. My only suggestion would be to plan some of your meals ahead so you can eat in the room - food is real expensive at the resort & in town. We ended up going to Wal-Mart to buy food, so we could eat breakfasts & lunches in our room. Way beyond our expectations! We treasure our memories from this vacation & plan to return ASAP!

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank CoveyJS
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RolandBernardG, General Manager at Playa Grande Resort, responded to this review, 15 March 2012
Dear Guests:

Thank you for choosing Playa Grande Resort & Grand Spa for your recent stay.

We are glad that your experience with us was a pleasant one and hope that we can be of service to you again in the near future.
It was truly our pleasure to serve you. In order to maintain the high standards of service excellence for which we strive, it is very important to listen to every client.
As with any business like ours, the greatest advertising we can have is word of mouth from a satisfied costumer.
Again thank you for your kindness in taking the time to make some comments regarding your recent stay.

Wishing you a world of happiness,

Sincerely yours,
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Oceanside, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2012

This was my first time at this property. I traded my time share week there in a 1 bedroom. It was a nice big room with an ocean view. I think that they all have views. The people were nice the location was convenient, and good food. They offered an all inclusive for about $80. One diner there was almost $300, so the rest of the food and drinks over those 2 days was basically free. It also included the gym and internet. You could walk to Lover's Beach and the marina from the hotel. We saw whales and manta rays out front. Service was friendly. Great time.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank OB J
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RolandBernardG, General Manager at Playa Grande Resort, responded to this review, 15 March 2012
Dear Guests from Oceanside, California:

We thank you very much for your comment “Good times” and for choosing Playa Grande Resort & Grand Spa for your wedding in Cabo San Lucas.
We are glad that your experience with us was a very pleasant one and we hope that we can be of service to you again soon.
Again thank you for your kindness in taking the time to send us your comments that I will share with pleasure with all our staff.
Wishing you a world of happiness we all send you our best regards.
Sincerely yours.
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Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2012

Had a great time at the Playa Grande. Its perfectly located . You can have peace and quiet or walk 10 minutes to downtown and the Marina. Two highlights for us was the whale watching from shore. ( Maybe 100 yards out at times) and the Wednesday night Beach Party. The Staff was very friendly and helpful. The only negative was the spotty Wi-Fi.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank sdaddie5
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RolandBernardG, General Manager at Playa Grande Resort, responded to this review, 8 March 2012
Dear Guests from Wisconsin:

Thank you for choosing Playa Grande Resort & Grand Spa for your recent stay.
We are glad that your experience during your stay with us was a pleasant one and that you had a great time!
We are very pleased to inform you that very soon we will have a very powerful hot spot to provide a high quality WIFI service to all our guests.
For the whole team It was truly our pleasure to serve you.
Hoping to see you again soon we all send you our best regards from Playa Grande and Sunny Cabo San Lucas.

Sincerely yours,
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St. Johns
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2012

Again we had the best experience while staying at Playa Grande. This is one of our favorite stays while vacationing in Cabo. This makes our ninth year of staying in Cabo. Already planning on returning next year. The bell boys and maids are top notched. Swim up bar in pool should be different than where small children swim also. There should be some separtation. Favorite bell boy was Jesus. He goes way beyond our expectations.

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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled with family
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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RolandBernardG, General Manager at Playa Grande Resort, responded to this review, 6 March 2012
Dear Mike from St. Johns:

Thank you for your nice comments and for staying at Playa Grande Resort & Grand Spa for your ninth year!

We are glad that your experience with us was a pleasant one and hope that we can be of service to you again in the near future.
As with any business like ours, the greatest advertising we can have is the word of mouth from our satisfied customers.
Again thank you for your kindness in taking the time to send us your comments that I will share with pleasure with our Bell Boys, Maids and especially Jesus.

Hoping to see you again soon we send you our best regards from always Sunny Cabo San Lucas.

Sincerely yours,
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Additional Information about Playa Grande Resort

Property: Playa Grande Resort
Address: Playa Grande 1, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
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Region: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Los Cabos > Cabo San Lucas
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#8 Business Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#11 Luxury Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#13 Family Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
Price range (per night): RM920 - RM1,970
Hotel Class:4 star — Playa Grande Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 260
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located on Baja California's most exclusive and private Beach, along the Pacific Ocean side and a few steps from the Land's End and the famous natural arch, this charming, Mexican hacienda style all suite resort sits on eight acres of beach, only a few steps from the sparkling Pacific Ocean and a few minutes’ walking to downtown Cabo. This is a dramatic setting to relax and enjoy your dream vacation under the sun. If it’s shopping, fine dining and nightlife you’re looking for, downtown Cabo San Lucas is just a short stroll away. And if you’d really like to reward yourself, the world class Grand Spa will be waiting with a full range of luxuries that will nurture your body and soul. The Playa Grande Resort features all suites with private balconies, kitchens or kitchenettes, and distinctive touches such as marble floors, granite counter tops and hand crafted furniture and decor. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Playa Grande Hotel Cabo San Lucas
Playa Grande Cabo San Lucas
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