Seach over 3,000 Elite Certified Hotels - The commission-free seach and RFP engine
Platinum Certified

Grand Velas Los Cabos

Not yet rated (be the first)
Hotel Contact:
Carretera Transpeninsular Cabo
San Lucas San Jose del Cabo, Km. 15.5
Los Cabos, 23400
Mexico
Main: +52-322-226-8000
Website: www.velasmeetingsmexico.com
Elite Rating
Not yet rated (be the first)
Chain Grupo Velas Hotels & Resorts
Opened 2016
Renovated 2016
Guest Rooms 307
Kings/Suites/Doubles 0 / 0 / 0
Room Rates High MEX$697 - Low MEX$600 -
High Season High Season Low Season Low Season Shoulder Season Shoulder Season
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Fees/Taxes

Resort Fee N/A
Room Tax 16%
Sales Tax N/A

view in meters
Meeting Space

Largest Meeting Room 10,662ft²
Indoor Meeting Space 16,237ft²
Indoor/Outdoor Meeting Space 32,025ft²

Airport Proximity

Los Cabos International Airport
35 min 20 miles (28 km)

Business:

Fully staffed business center
complimentary Wi-Fi
LCD and integrated back-screen projection
high-end lighting capability.

Recreation:

Infinity pool
spa
fitness center
beach
pool and beach concierge
sand volleyball
kids’ club
teens’ club
and a choice of seven all-inclusive restaurants for drinks and dining.

Nearby:

Vibrant Cabo San Lucas
picturesque San José del Cabo
Chileno Beach
surfing beaches
scuba diving
championship golf courses
adventure
and an endless list of attractions.
Onsite Dining: Capacity
Azul
264
International
Cabrilla
40
Seafood
Cocina de Autor
142
Frida
127
Mexican
Lucca
118
Italian
Piaf
123
French
Velas 10
114
Seafood And Finest Steaks

F&B Averages:

Breakfast Buffet N/A Cont. N/A
Lunch Buffet N/A Plated N/A
Dinner Buffet N/A Plated N/A
Coffee Break N/A
2-Hour Open Bar N/A
Elite Overview Planner Ratings & Reviews
Elite Rating Average Planner Rating
This property has been certified Elite Platinum and meets at least 25 of Elite Meetings Criteria.
This endorsement is an independent unbiased determination granted only to the hotels meeting the standards set by the Elite Meetings Advisory Board. Elite endorsement is never sold or licensed.
Not yet rated
sort & print
view in meters
Capacity Charts
Room Name Total Square Meters Room Size(meters) Ceiling Height (meters) Total Square Feet Room Size (feet) Ceiling Height (feet) Classroom Theater Banquet 10 Reception Conference U-Shape H-Square 10 x 10s
A. GRAND VELAS 1,000 24.6 x 39.3 6 10,662 82 x 131 20 685 923 774 1,042 0 134 0 0
A1. Velas 1-4 452 24.6 x 26.1 6 5,155 81 x 63 20 300 401 371 500 0 64 0 0
A2. Velas5-12 430 24.6 x 17.3 6 4,631 81 x 57 20 297 401 336 453 0 58 0 0
B. AMBASSADOR 453 17 x 26.5 6 4,877 56.1 x 87 20 313 422 354 477 0 61 0 0
View Complete Chart
Property News
Mexico’s Velas Resorts Appoints Cynthia Kunz Head of First US-Based Group Sales Office
Posted August 22, 2018
Mexico’s Velas Resorts Announces New US-Based Group Sales Office; Kunz Appointed Global Sales Director - Meetings & Incentives
Mexico City, Mexico (August 21, 2018) -- With world-class meeting venues in Los Cabos, Vallarta – Nayarit and Riviera Maya, Mexico’s Velas Resorts announces it has opened its first US-based group sales office. Spearheading meeting and incentive bookings for all five company resorts, the office in Southern California is headed up by Cynthia Kunz as new Global Sales Director - Meetings & Incentives.

“Cynthia has the expertise, creative talent and vision to lead the first US-based Velas Resorts Meetings & Incentives Headquarters,” says Jorge Meraz, Director of Cluster Group Sales – International. “Its primary goal is to provide clients with exceptional meetings and events solutions that efficiently achieve business objectives while providing the unique experiences and unmatched level of service that only the Velas Brand can provide.”

Prior to joining Velas Resorts, Kunz most recently served at Sales Vice-President & Partner of Incentive Travel Solutions.

Velas Resorts consists of Casa Velas and Velas Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta and the Grand Velas Resorts in Los Cabos, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit.

Velas Resorts has catered to MICE Industry needs for over 25 years with resorts that feature excellence in service, world-class hospitality, beautifully appointed accommodations, signature Luxury All-Inclusive, superb facilities and expansive Convention Centers. For more information on Velas Resorts Meetings or to make a reservation, please call 1-888-505-8399, email info@velasmeetingsmexico.com or visit http://velasmeetingsmexico.com/.


About Velas Resorts:

Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences, Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Los Cabos have earned 52 AAA Diamonds, including the prestigious Five Diamond Award. Other esteemed international awards for their services and facilities include Virtuoso’s “Best Spa,” Forbes’ “Coolest All-Inclusives,” Forbes’ Four Star Award, and TripAdvisor’s Hall of Fame, among others. Properties include the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas in Los Cabos, with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort; AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, which enjoys a privileged natural setting with flowering, landscaped gardens beside a long stretch of pristine beach and a dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Madre mountains; and AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Maya, located five minutes from Playa del Carmen, offering a sophisticated all-inclusive resort experience in the Caribbean with jungle and beach settings. In Puerto Vallarta, Casa Velas is a boutique adults-only hotel and ocean club located on the Marina Vallarta Golf Course, and Velas Vallarta, a family-friendly all suites resort and spa located on Banderas Bay. Velas Resorts feature spacious accommodations, spas, a unique culinary experience at a selection of restaurants, 24-hour in suite service, fitness centers, personal concierge service, wedding inspections for couples, state of the art conference centers, extensive family programs, fully stocked mini bar and more. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, founder and president of Velas Resorts, operates Velas Resorts with brother Juan Vela, vice president of Velas Resorts, by his side. For more information on Velas Resorts Meetings or to make a reservation, please call 1-888-505-8399, email info@velasmeetingsmexico.com or visit http://velasmeetingsmexico.com/.
New Kitchen Fiesta for Groups Offered at Grand Velas Los Cabos
Posted July 14, 2017
Behind-The-Scenes Event Features Gastronomic Tour of Worldly Flavors
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico (July 14, 2017) — Groups at the new Grand Velas Los Cabos are now in for a behind-the-scenes insider tasting experience with its Kitchen Fiesta offering. After grabbing a handcrafted welcome cocktail or glass of premium wine, the gastronomic magic begins when groups embark on an epicurean tasting tour within the resort’s expansive gourmet kitchen. With stops in three of the resort’s kitchens and signature restaurants, the activity allows participants to explore all of the resort’s “Beyond-All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” fare with a progressive specialty tasting. Dishes will be served from Juan Licerio Alcala, Executive Chef of Grand Velas Los Cabos and creator of the $25K World’s Most Expensive Taco, and the restaurant chefs from each of its five gourmet dining restaurants. With food, creativity and presentation comparable to that of top restaurants in world capitals, the experience allows groups to explore and savor a worldly fusion of flavors without leaving the comfort of the resort.

Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences for meetings and incentives, Grand Velas Los Cabos offers spacious luxury accommodations, world-class spas, a la carte gourmet cuisine at a selection of specialty restaurants, and an indefinable hospitality experience. For more information on meetings and incentives, please call 1-888-505-8399 or visit www.velasmeetingsmexico.com.


About Grand Velas Los Cabos:
The new Grand Velas Los Cabos on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula is the fifth property of Velas Resorts. Located between Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, the $150 million beachfront property offers the next generation of all-inclusive amenities and facilities with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort. All 304 ocean view suites are over 1,180 sq. ft. with private terraces and some personal plunge pools while duplex wellness suites have designated wellness amenities and insuite juice bars. Grand Velas Los Cabos features five gourmet restaurants with an extensive beverage program and wine based features inspired by the proximity to the region producing Mexico’s fine wines. A staff ratio of 3 to 1; 16,370 sq. ft. convention center with the capability for 20 breakout rooms; 35,000 sq. ft. spa with 16 treatment rooms and hydrotherapy facility; three pools; and pool and beach concierges are available. Rounding out the list of amenities and services are a Technogym Fitness Center with personal trainers, exercise programs, yoga, Pilates and meditation; recreational activities program; separate teens’ and kids’ club facilities and activities program; 24-hour personalized butler concierge service; and 24-hour in-suite service. Opening soon, a gallery of contemporary art will continue the company’s commitment to bringing the art, fashion and culture of Mexico to guests. The curved, half-moon design of the hotel catches eyes along the corridor with an iconic grand entrance that’s open air, three stories high and over 300 ft. above sea level. All of this beachfront, just 35 minutes from the Los Cabos International Airport which directly services over 40 destinations in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, owner, founder and president of Velas Resorts operate Velas Resorts, with brother Juan Vela by his side, vice president of Velas Resorts.
New Cellphone Concierge for Groups at Mexico’s Velas Resorts
Posted June 27, 2017

In consideration of perpetually-connected executives, Mexico’s Velas Resorts now offer Cellphone Concierge services for meeting and convention attendees. The “Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” service allows execs to leave their phone with a professional concierge, who filters incoming calls and messages, only alerting execs when there’s an urgent matter. Prior to scheduled meetings, executives will be asked to specify which calls must be answered and which email contacts their personal concierge should respond to in a timely manner. The service is ideal for multitasking pros that want to focus on their conferences in a world where it can be difficult to disconnect from technology. The service is available at Casa Velas and Velas Vallarta in Puerto Vallarta and the Grand Velas Resorts in Los Cabos, Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit.
Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences for meetings and incentives, Velas Resorts offer spacious luxury accommodations, world-class spas, a la carte gourmet cuisine at a selection of specialty restaurants, and an indefinable hospitality experience. For more information on Velas Resorts Meetings or to make a reservation, please call 1-888-505-8399 or visit http://www.velasmeetingsmexico.com.
About Velas Resorts:
Offering unparalleled all-inclusive experiences, Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya, Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit and Los Cabos have earned more than 43 AAA Diamonds, including the prestigious Five Diamond Award. Other esteemed international awards for their services and facilities include Virtuoso’s “Best Spa,” Condé Nast Johansens’ “Most Excellent Resort” and “Most Excellent Spa Hotel” and the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences’ 5 Star Diamond Award. Properties include Casa Velas, a boutique adults-only hotel and ocean club located on the Marina Vallarta Golf Course, and Velas Vallarta, a family-friendly all suites resort and spa located on Banderas Bay, both in Puerto Vallarta; the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit and Grand Velas Riviera Maya, located five minutes from Playa del Carmen, offering the most sophisticated, ultra luxury all-inclusive resort experience in the Caribbean with jungle and beach settings. The new Grand Velas Los Cabos on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula offers the next generation of all-inclusive amenities and facilities with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort. Velas Resorts feature spacious accommodations, spas, a unique culinary experience at a selection of restaurants, 24-hour in suite service, fitness centers, personal concierge service, state of the art conference centers, extensive family programs, fully stocked mini bar and more. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, owner, founder and president of Velas Resorts operate Velas Resorts with brother Juan Vela by his side, vice president of Velas Resorts. For more information on Velas Resorts, please call 1-888-407-4869, email reservations@velasresorts.com or visit http://www.velasresorts.com.
16 TOP NORTH AMERICAN & EUROPEAN CHEFS AND MIXOLOGISTS UNITE FOR KITCHEN FIESTA AT GRAND VELAS LOS CABOS, JUNE 24TH
Posted June 13, 2017
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico (June 13, 2017) - On June 24th, James Beard Award winners, top Food Network chefs, Michelin star recipients and more standout culinary professionals join together for a behind-the-scenes insider tasting experience at Grand Velas Los Cabos.The gastronomic magic begins for guests after grabbing a handcrafted welcome cocktail from celebrity mixologist Mia Mastroianni of SpikeTV's Bar Rescue before embarking on an epicurean tasting tour within the resort's expansive gourmet kitchen and signature restaurants. Along the way guests will have the opportunity to converse with and sample signature bites from the acclaimed chefs - Penny Davidi (Food Network Star), Gilles Epié (Michelin Star Recipient), Maneet Chauhan (James Beard Award of Excellence Winner and Chopped judge), Eddie Jackson (Food Network Star season 11 winner), Elizabeth Falkner (Culinary Hall of Famer and Food Network chef), Adam Gertler (Food Network's "Kid in a Candy Store" Host), Katsuji Tanabe (Bravo's Top Chef), and Ken Barnoski (U.S. Food Chef). Additional chefs include Juan Licerio Alcala, Executive Chef of Grand Velas Los Cabos and creator of the $25K World's Most Expensive Taco; Jorge Sierra, Executive Chef of sister property Velas Vallarta; and restaurant chefs from each of Grand Velas Los Cabos' five gourmet dining restaurants.

Dishies Restaurant FridaKitchen Fiesta, held during Grand Velas Los Cabos' inaugural Grand Chefs Festival, is the second annual offering of its kind from Velas Resorts, known at Mexico's Foodie Resorts. The first was held last fall at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit during the Puerto Vallarta International Gourmet Festival. The Grand Chefs Festival is created and produced by the Zaring Group.

The Grand Chefs Festival, which runs from June 21st - June 24th, will also feature demos, chef meet-and-greets, and more. Kitchen Fiesta begins at 7 p.m. on June 24th at Grand Velas Los Cabos. Guests staying at the resort can attend the festivities complimentary while outside guests can partake at $150 per ticket. For more information and tickets, please visit http://velasresorts.com/grand-chef-festival/.

Resort rates start at $548 per person per night and include luxury suite accommodations, a la carte gourmet meals at a variety of specialty restaurants, premium branded beverages, 24-hour in-suite service, fitness center, nightly entertainment and more. For reservations or additional information, please call 1-888- 407-4869 or visit www.loscabos.grandvelas.com.

About Grand Velas Los Cabos:

Resort Grand Velas Los Cabos MexicoThe new Grand Velas Los Cabos on Mexico's Baja Peninsula is the fifth property of Mexico's Velas Resorts. Located between Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, the $150 million beachfront property offers the next generation of all-inclusive amenities and facilities with dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infusing every area of the resort. All 304 ocean view suites are over 1,180 sq. ft. with private terraces and some personal plunge pools while duplex wellness suites have designated wellness amenities and insuite juice bars. Grand Velas Los Cabos features five gourmet restaurants with an extensive beverage program and wine based features inspired by the proximity to the region producing Mexico's fine wines. A staff ratio of 3 to 1; 16,370 sq. ft. convention center with the capability for 20 breakout rooms; 35,000 sq. ft. Leading Spa with 16 treatment rooms and hydrotherapy facility; three pools; and pool and beach concierges are available. Rounding out the list of amenities and services are a Technogym Fitness Center with personal trainers, exercise programs, yoga, Pilates and meditation; recreational activities program; separate teens' and kids' club facilities and activities program; 24-hour personalized butler concierge service; and 24-hour insuite service. Opening in summer 2017, a gallery of contemporary art will continue the company's commitment to bringing the art, fashion and culture of Mexico to guests. The curved, half-moon design of the hotel catches eyes along the corridor with an iconic grand entrance that's open air, three stories high and over 300 ft. above sea level. All of this beachfront, just 35 minutes from the Los Cabos International Airport which directly services over 40 destinations in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Eduardo Vela Ruiz, owner, founder and president of Velas Resorts operate Velas Resorts, with brother Juan Vela by his side, vice president of Velas Resorts. For reservations or additional information, please call 1-888- 407-4869, emailreservationslc@velasresorts.com or visit www.loscabos.grandvelas.com.