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Villa del Arco Beach Resort & Spa Cabo San Lucas is an upscale, state-of-the-art, and stylish hotel overlooking the beautiful waters of Medano Beach and the world-renowned El Arco rock formation. Upon your arrival at Villa del Arco Cabo San Lucas, you’ll find incredible on-site entertainment and activities, pristine pools and Jacuzzis with crystal clear water for relaxing, top-of-the-line services, a multi-award winning spa, delicious fine dining, and an unbeatable ambiance!

Our Villa Group resorts are Certified Safe Travel destinations.

We are proud to announce that each Villa Group destination has now been recognized as a Certified Safe Travel location by the World Travel Tourism Council. This means that each of our resorts have gone above and beyond in researching the best preventative measures and sanitizing protocols prior to reopening. As visitors will confirm, our staff has successfully implemented these practices and we continue doing everything possible to keep guests and their families safe.

Member Testimonial

Member Deborah Honeck recently traveled to Villa del Arco following the government-mandated shutdowns that took place across the world. Below she shares a brief recap of her extraordinary experience.

“On this trip, my daughter Catalina and I stayed at Villa del Arco in Cabo San Lucas.  Catalina’s birthday was on Sunday during our trip, and she turned 11 years old this year.  She was able to complete her school lessons online while we were in Cabo and enjoyed the resort and activities as well.

We left San Francisco the day after wildfire smoke turned the sky at home orange and dark it was surreal. Early the next morning, we got up super early for our direct flight on Alaska Airlines.  The updated procedures for cleanliness and wearing masks helped make us feel safe at the gate and while on the flight. Immigration and Customs lines were very smooth as well.  When we arrived in Cabo and as we began gathering our luggage so that we could depart from the airport our driver was there waiting to pick us up. It was a relief to see the blue sky and the blue Sea of Cortez as we drove to the resort.

Catalina and I don’t have identical travel preferences. I tend to fill my days with experiences, whereas she wants to enjoy downtime in the room, on the balcony, and at the pool.  Because I was with Catalina, we spent time at the pool, enjoying the water and having refreshments.  I also visited the spa for the first time. The Desert Spa is beautiful, my massage was heavenly, and Catalina’s face seemed to glow after her facial.

I talked Catalina into joining me on some of the following excursions:

Crystal Boat Tour – During this tour, you will take a trip across the sea in a see-through boat and will be able to see through the whole boat like looking through a snorkel mask.

Swimming with Dolphins – During this excursion, an instructor guided us along for a swim with the dolphins. The dolphins danced with us, made sounds, performed tricks, and allowed rides. It was amazing to be with a dolphin and close enough to touch it. 

Horseback Riding and Baby Sea Turtle (Hatchlings) Release into the Pacific OceanThis was spectacular.  I had been to Carisuva last year for a horseback ride, and I saw a few baby turtles then. The booking agent arranged for us to meet the veterinary naturalist who allowed us to help release the baby turtles.


 Following that, we rode horses to the Pacific Beach, where our small group released about 50 baby turtles that had hatches about an hour earlier.  The turtle’s journey across the sandy beach into the water was charming, and we were all cheering for them.

Morning Parasailing Tour – I thoroughly enjoyed this exciting sky excursion. Catalina chose to sit out that adventure and just watch. 

On Catalina’s birthday, she chose to spend the day relaxing at the resort. There she enjoyed a bubble bath in a jetted bathtub, room service breakfast, relaxing in the suite, unwinding in the pool, and a birthday dinner at Neptune’s.  The waiters brought her a beautiful dessert and sang happy birthday. 

On the evening before our departure, we returned to Neptune’s.  The waiters remembered us and were very kind and attentive. Jimmy made a “Mexican Coffee” for me, it was quite a show, and so tasty! 

We could relax and feel safe at Villa del Arco! Our stay was a nice relief in this crazy Covid year.”

Deborah Honeck

Each of our resorts have officially been recognized as being among the best in Mexico and have been awarded with the 2020 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award. This highly coveted award was earned based on the overwhelming amount of outstanding traveler reviews and recognitions.

Villa del Arco is a proud recipient of the 2020 Trip Advisor Travelers’ Choice Award.

“Winners of the 2020 Travelers’ Choice Awards should be proud of this distinguished recognition,” said Kanika Soni, Chief Commercial Officer at TripAdvisor. “Although it’s been a challenging year for travel and hospitality, we want to celebrate our partners’ achievements. Award winners are beloved for their exceptional service and quality. Not only are these winners well-deserving, they are also a great source of inspiration for travelers as the world begins to venture out again.”  We are honored and appreciate our guests continued positivity and support throughout the years. Thank you for vacationing with us!

We would like to thank our members and guests for sharing their travel stories with us! If you have enjoyed a recent stay at any of our resorts, we would like to hear about your experience. Please send an email to and provide us with your travel story and images or videos of your vacation experience to be featured on our UVCI Travel Trend Setters Blog and our social media pages! Be sure to follow our MyUVCI Facebook page for the latest Villa Group resort updates, guest testimonials, giveaways, and more! 

Get started planning your escape to paradise now! Click here for the latest savings and promotional offers! We can’t wait to welcome you to your home away from home!

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