Along the unspoiled white sand beaches which border the azure blue waters of the Sea of Cortez, Hotel Buena Vista Beach Resort earns its name as the "Jewel of East Cape". This family-run hotel located in the heart of the famously known East Cape region of Los Cabos. It sits over an underground river of natural hot springs that flow into the shimmering, azure-blue Sea of Cortez. The rich water that creates a lush tropical landscaping of palm trees and exotic flowers also provides the perfect elements for a relaxing, quiet getaway or an adventurous vacation, offering world class big game saltwater fishing, diving and snorkeling among other great adventures.
Hotel Buena Vista Beach Resort combines modern comforts with the richness and romance of old Mexico. Amidst a palette of color, the resort offers forty Mediterranean style bungalows terraced between the hills and the sea providing a natural setting of private patios, hammocks and relaxed luxury. A swim-up palapa bar, two natural mineral water spas, a children shallow-end area and a water-volleyball make the resort’s unwind water complex. Enjoy a lobster dinner or a typical Mexican dinner from the original chef’s menu, the Valdez matriarch, Doña Rafaela. Then, relax on the terrace or in the bar with friends both new and old. Attentive, friendly and welcoming staff and family will always make sure you feel at home.
It was here, that writer John Steinbeck coined the phrase, “The world’s greatest fish trap”, it was as true then as it is now. With its near-perfect weather and sea conditions, miles of white sandy beaches, dramatic scenery and proximity to the rich waters of the Sea of Cortez, that Hotel Buena Vista Beach resort is a true angler’s heaven. A fleet of pangas and cruisers, up to 32 foot, with experienced and professional crew trained in both, saltwater fishing and fly-fishing provide instant access to the best fishing on the East Cape. By the end of your day, unwind and enjoy your catch of the day. Be surprised by the diversity of fresh cooked recipes our chef offers and make your fishing adventure into an amazing culinary experience.
While the Sea of Cortez is renowned for its world class fishing, many visitors have found other ways to enjoy the clear blue waters in our “front yard.” Beneath the surface, there’s a magical wonderland of stunning, uncompromising beauty to be enjoyed whether snorkeling or Scuba diving. Others relish the challenge that the wind that provides either wind surfing or kite boarding. Or, perhaps you can’t resist the glassy calm sea in a kayak or stand-up paddleboard combining exercise and boating. Or maybe it’s getting physical with the booming surf further down toward the tip. There are so many ways to have your own special moment with magnificent Sea of Cortez. Whatever you choose – it’s here, it’s yours.
If you have never experienced the real Baja California, and you want more than just fish, dive and snorkel, our wide variety of eco, adventure and city tours provide exciting choices for everyone in your group. Ride our beach on a horseback; visit hidden tropical oases, waterfalls, hot springs and lush plantations by car or ATV. See remarkable birds and other wildlife along with ancient Indian rock paintings, crumbling Spanish missions and museums found only in Baja Sur. Take a shopping tour to picturesque San Jose, or nightlife tour to nearby La Paz or Cabo San Lucas. Charter a boat to a deserted bay with an unconventional restaurant. Go to our zoo … or pamper yourself in one of the best golf courses in the world.
Because of a close proximity to a pair of international airports, yet set in a quiet, coastal location far from the big-city bustle, Hotel Buena Vista Beach Resort makes an ideal site for an intimate event or meeting, away from the distractions of bigger cities and perfect to interlace relations. Our unique, tranquil setting; spacious, lush grounds; and a pervasive, decompressed style of life make our “Jewel of the East Cape” the quintessential setting for a retreat frame of mind. Our little corner of Baja is ideally located for a wedding, corporate or spiritual retreat, or a large, extended-family reunion. Our experienced and professional staff will attend to all facets of your event from airport shuttle to mariachis to audio/visual equipment.