Project name: Grand Velas Los Cabos
Category: Hotel Over 200 Rooms
Location: Los Cabos, Mexico
Date completed: December 2016
Interior designer: Elias Elias & Melin Castro
Architect: Elias Elias
Hotel Group: Grand Velas Resorts

Grand Velas Los Cabos is a 304 Ocean View Suites with convention centre and 35,000 sqft spa Located in Los Cabos, Mexico. The $150 million resort on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula is the fifth property of Velas Resorts. The beachfront property has enhanced signature facilities and services of Grand Velas resorts including duplex wellness suites with juice bars, wine-based features inspired by the proximity to the region producing Mexico’s fine wines. Dramatic ocean views and unique spaces infuse every area of- the resort.

A gallery of contemporary art continues the commitment to bringing the art, fashion and culture of Mexico to guests. Grand Velas Los Cabos offers the next generation of all-inclusive amenities and facilities including a selection of gourmet specialty restaurants, oversized designer suites with plunge pools, a Leading Spa of the World, exceptional meeting facilities and a commitment to the environment. Located between Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, Grand Velas Los Cabos features 304 ocean view suites, all over 1,180 sq. ft. with private terraces and some with personal plunge pools.

In addition, five gourmet restaurants with an extensive beverage and wine program; a 16,370 sq. ft. convention centre with the capability for 20 breakout rooms; 35,000 sq. ft. spa with 16 treatment rooms and a leading hydrotherapy facility; three pools; and pool and beach concierges are available. Rounding out the list of amenities and services are a Life Fitness Centre; separate teens’ and kids’ club facilities. The curved, half moon design of the hotel catches eyes along the corridor with an iconic grand entrance that is open air, three storeys high and over 300 ft. above sea level. The Grand Velas resort blends very well with the topographic nature and shape of the beachfront lot, giving exceptional views but maintaining the elegance and privacy needed for each space.