11 Best Villas in Cabo San Lucas

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Cabo San Lucas is a decidedly luxury destination on the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. It’s where the rich and the famous go to play, to relax and have an awesome time soaking up the sun.

Of course, it is possible to join them doing this – and the best way to do so is by booking a villa all to yourself.

However, since it can be pretty tricky to sift through the massive amount of villas out there, we have decided to put together this handy list of the best villas in Cabo San Lucas to make life easier for you.

Quick Answers – The Best Villas in Cabo San Lucas

#1 Best Overall Villa in Cabo San Lucas – Family Vacation with Ocean Views at Villa Lorena
#2 Best Villa for Couples in Cabo San Lucas – Pedregal Villa Overlooking Lands End at Downtown!
#3 Best Villa for Honeymoon in Cabo San Lucas – Villa Luna Nueva #1 rated Superhost in Pedregal
#4 Best Budget Friendly Villa in Cabo San Lucas – Authentic Mexican Villa
#5 Best Villa for a Wedding in Cabo San Lucas – Villa Corazon de Fatima
#6 Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas Near Downtown – Great Location & Ocean Views: Villa Joya de Law
#7 Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas for Kids and Families – Beautiful Contemporary Villa in Pedregal
#8 Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas for a Large Group – Great for Groups w/Ocean Views at Hacienda Edith
#9 Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas with a View – 2BD Luxury Villa
#10 Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas with Private Pool – 3BR – Montecristo Villa at Quivira Los Cabos
#11 Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas with Sea View – Short Walk to Beach, Dining & Fun at Villa Tequilae

#1 – Family Vacation with Ocean Views at Villa Lorena

Best Overall Villa in Cabo San Lucas

  • $$$$
  • Close to Medano Beach
  • Loads of room, sea views, two outdoor swimming pools
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

This 4,594 square foot villa is set in a private, gated community and ticks just about all the boxes you could wish to be ticked when it comes to the overall best villa in Cabo San Lucas. First of all, how could you say no to having two swimming pools?

It’s a beautiful property all in all, complete with a hot tub where you can relax with views of the ocean, living spaces that are warmly yet classically decorated (hello, brick domed ceilings) and some pretty incredible outdoors spaces. There’s even a dedicated concierge service.

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#2 – Pedregal Villa Overlooking Lands End at Downtown!

Best Villa for Couples in Cabo San Lucas

  • $$
  • Not far from the city centre
  • Gym, grocery delivery service, concierge
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

If you’re looking for the best villa for couples in Cabo San Lucas, look no further. This villa is the perfect spot to snuggle up together to soak up views of the city and sea at night from the seclusion of your own private balcony.

Throughout this villa, there’s plenty of room to make yourselves at home. Make your own meals in the fully equipped kitchen and eat in, or stroll down the hill to find something to eat in town. Being part of a larger complex of villas, there’s also access to a large shared pool as well as a bar and restaurant.

Bonus: breakfast is served every day!

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#3 – Villa Luna Nueva #1 rated Superhost in Pedregal

Best Villa for Honeymoon in Cabo San Lucas

  • $$$$
  • Located in a gated community 1.5 miles from central Cabo San Lucas
  • 24 hour concierge service, private chef, daily maid service
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

With the chance to have your own personal team of helpers – from concierge, to maid and private cook – this has got to be the best villa for honeymooners in Cabo San Lucas. All you need to worry about is… nothing! Your order of the day is simply chilling out together.

This top villa in Cabo San Lucas is set in its own walled plot of land (3,600 square feet) and is designed in a modern yet traditional way. The master bedroom comes with a luxurious king sized bed and a large patio; there’s also a private pool and Jacuzzi in your slice of paradise.

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#4 – Authentic Mexican Villa

Best Budget Friendly Villa in Cabo San Lucas

  • $
  • The Marina is a 10 minute drive away
  • Gym to use, shared swimming pool, hot tub
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

Though this budget villa in Cabo San Lucas is set in a shared complex of multiple villas, you can’t get much more of a bargain than just $20 per night. Compared to some of the other villas on this list of the top villas in Cabo San Lucas, that is a tiny fraction of what you’ll be paying otherwise.

It’s a compact villa, but it’s perfect for two people (though 4 can share the space easily). It opens onto a shared courtyard, which boasts a fire pit, a swimming pool, a hot tub, a rock garden, and even a bar.

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#5 – Villa Corazon de Fatima

Best Villa for a Wedding in Cabo San Lucas

  • $$$$
  • Located in the exclusive Pedregal area
  • Fire pit, huge spaces, BBQ area
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

How could you say no to this villa in Cabo San Lucas for a wedding? It’s pretty much perfect if you are looking to tie the knot somewhere extravagant – and with amazing views to boot. Get hitched on the sprawling terrace, then spend the next few days in the lap of luxury.

There are enough rooms here for up to 10 guests to stay over. The master bedroom has a huge four poster bed, a dressing room, and an en suite bathroom with views out over the city. You’ll have a wedding to remember here, that’s for sure.

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#6 – Great Location & Ocean Views: Villa Joya de Law

Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas Near Downtown

  • $$$$
  • Medano Beach is close by
  • Scenic terrace, panoramic views, choice of restaurants nearby
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

This top villa in Cabo San Lucas near Downtown not only means you’ll have access to all the amenities on offer in the heart of the city, but it also means that you get to enjoy a luxury villa at the same time. What’s not to like?

You will be able to return back after a busy day and soak up the sunset from your private terrace and refresh yourself with a dip in your outdoor pool. We love the traditional style of this place, which comes complete with aesthetic design like terracotta tiled floors as well as a well equipped kitchen.

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#7 – Beautiful Contemporary Villa in Pedregal

Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas for Kids and Families

  • $$$$
  • 15 minute walk to Cabo Marina
  • Open plan living, outside bar, tropical garden
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

This villa is cool. It’s homely but has plenty of modern design that means you’ll feel like you’re living in the pages of a magazine. It’s a high-end home where you can have an amazing and unforgettable time in Cabo San Lucas with your family.

The property comes with its own staff, so you will have a maid on hand and even the option of a chef who can cook up some delicious meals for you and your family. Everything is designed to be accommodating and relaxing – that means only relaxation and no washing up or laundry on your trip!

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#8 – Great for Groups w/Ocean Views at Hacienda Edith

Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas for a Large Group

  • $$$$
  • Situated in Pedregal
  • Huge (7,000 square feet), large pool, numerous outdoor terraces
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

With plenty of traditional touches – think stone floors, high beams and terracotta tiles – this has got to be the best villa in Cabo San Lucas for a large groups. It’s huge, too. There is enough room for up to 14 guests to stay here across its 5 bedrooms, with 6 bathrooms to boot.

You can dine together here in one of many outdoor areas as you gaze upon the stunning scenery, making memories with your nearest and dearest. It’s the perfect place to just kick back and relax. In fact, you will probably never want to leave.

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#9 – 2BD Luxury Villa

Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas with a View

  • $$
  • 5 minute stroll to Downtown
  • Private terrace, dipping pool, breakfast included!
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

Making up part of a complex of luxury residences, this top villa in Cabo San Lucas has some absolutely mindblowing views of the city below, the mountains and the sea. You’ll have your very own dipping pool on your private terrace – perfect for seeing the city lit up at night.

The bedrooms also have spectacular views, as well as some pretty high-end finishes. In fact, all of this villa is polished and sophisticated. There are also perks like a poolside drink service, a daily maid service, and even a breakfast served up to you each morning.

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#10 – 3BR – Montecristo Villa at Quivira Los Cabos

Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas with Private Pool

  • $$$
  • Adjacent to Quivira Golf Course
  • Ocean views, private infinity pool, indoor and outdoor Jacuzzi
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

Set in a gated community, this luxury villa in Cabo San Lucas feels modern but has many traditional touches making for a high-end stay in this coastal city. One of the best things about this place is the pool, which has some pretty amazing sea views.

Staying here means that you will also have access to all the amenities of the golf club, including bars, restaurants a gym and an even bigger swimming pool. It’s got three bedrooms and enough room to sleep up to 10 guests, making for a good family or friends vacation.

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#11 – Short Walk to Beach, Dining & Fun at Villa Tequilae

Best Villa in Cabo San Lucas with Sea View

  • $$$$
  • Walking distance to the beach
  • Outdoor terrace, fully equipped kitchen, compact outdoor pool
  • Reviews → Check on AirBnB

We like the colourful, Mexican vibe of this villa in Cabo San Lucas, with stone walls and tiled floors and colour pops all over the place, helping you to feel part of the city. Gather your friends together on the large terrace and enjoy BBQs and drinks, dining al fresco with sea views.

Refresh yourself with a swim in the pool, breakfast in the kitchen diner, take a stroll to the nearby beach for a day of sun, sea and sand, and then return to the traditional but high-end atmosphere of your villa. It’s a great place to be.

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FAQ’s

Where are the best villas in Cabo San Lucas?

The best villas in Cabo San Lucas, or many of them at least, are located in the private gated community that is Pedregal. This is regarded as the 'Beverley Hills' of Cabo San Lucas and is one of the city's most sought after residential areas. The perks of staying somewhere like this is the peace of mind knowing that there is 24 hour security, the feeling of relaxation, and - being located on a hillside - fantastic views of the city and sea below. From this district it's also easy to access both Medano Beach, the Marina, as well as Downtown Cabo San Lucas.

How much are vacation villas in Cabo San Lucas?

With many of the top villas in Cabo San Lucas being located in such exclusive areas (and properties), most of them tend to have luxury price tags to match. We're talking easily upwards of $200 per night - and in many cases much, much more. However, with that high-end room rate you get things like plenty of space, amazing views and even staff on hand to help your vacation go as smoothly as possible. It is also possible to get penthouse villas for around $100 in luxury complexes, and some even go for as cheap as $20 per night.

How can I book a villa in Cabo San Lucas?

There are plenty of ways to book yourself a top villa in Cabo San Lucas, but for us the best way to do so is via Airbnb. The most obvious reason for this is simple: choice. There are many properties listed on this handy site, making it easy to find something to suit you. But one of the best things about Airbnb is how easy it is to connect directly with your host, making sure you can talk to the owners should any problems arise, and even being able to ask them some local tips to find cool stuff to do in Cabo San Lucas.

Conclusion

There are a huge choice of villas on offer in Cabo San Lucas, from a handful of very affordable (but still very luxe) offerings, all the way to veritable mansions situated in exclusive gated communities. With such a range of choices, you will definitely be able to find one for you.

With all that choice, however, it can actually be quite hard to narrow it down to book a place that’s perfect for you.

Don’t worry though. If you can’t decide, we recommend going with our top choice for the overall best villa in Cabo San Lucas, Villa Lorena. It’ll suit just about anybody!

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Clair Ricketts
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