Barcelo Grand Faro Los Cabos

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Our Opinion
Beautiful hotel with excellent food, numerous restaurants,�kids club, and a night club and sushi bar overlooking�the ocean from high above in their lookout tower. The beach is not swimmable but they�have a seawater infinity pool and hammocks to relax in.

Overview
Barcelo Grand Faro is a beachfront property located on the Gulf of California, offering a picture perfect romantic setting. This spectacular Luxury All Inclusive resort boasts a nightclub located at the top of the Lighthouse Bar that provides impressive views of the ocean and a Sushi bar on the below level. Enjoyment and fun for all!

Location: 15 min walk into the town of San Jose del Cabo, 45 min drive to Cabo San Lucas, 20 min drive from the airport.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • rayu : Laguna Niguel, California
Relaxing, Excellent Specialty Restaurants

We have been to another Barcelo property and enjoyed it, The Barcelo Gran Faro is very nice, the property is beautiful, the rooms are fine and most have ocean views. All drinks are readily available with no "gotchas" except the strange unavailability of Chardonnay from time to time. Dining at the specialty restaurants is excellent - we absolutely loved the Italian restaurant. We had a great laid back relaxing 4 days. On two days we came back to our room to get ready for dinner and the room was made up but there were no towels. We had to go get them ourselves. Why??

  • globalgraduate : Tulsa, Oklahoma
Best

The best for the price. We loved every minute of the experience. The staff is extremely kind and the location is perfect. The activities are so fun! Richard is very engaging! The food is delicious and the entertainment is invigorating!

  • Francis P : Walnut, California
Not Fishmen Friendly

Our fishing group had stayed at this hotel several times. This is the first time that we have had problems. It may be because of the new Customer Relations Manager. We always depend on the hotel to freeze our catch of the day for safe transport back home at the end of our trip. After the second day of fishing, we found that fish from the previous day was not frozen. The manager told us that their freezer was mal-functioning. They want to charge us $100/day for the use of another freezer. They cannot put our catches inside their kitchen freezer because of health reasons, which we found out was not true, because they did put some catches in there. They finally settle this problem by activating a freezer that was not in use, but restricting accesses to the freezer only once a day. This means we had to put ice on the catches until it was time for the freezer access. This problem really put a bad taste on our group for this stay. We will probably find another hotel for our next trip. Putting this problem aside, I must say that the food and the drinks at this hotel are still very good.

  • Cesar R :
Nope don’t do it.

Unprofessional place. Choose any other resort. No shuttle to airport, food is hit or miss. Rooms are ok pools are great but the service kills anything that can remotely make this place pleasurable. Asked the staff many times to help us with transportation to the airport and only get the run around. Told us to take a taxi. How could you not have a safe service to get to and from the airport. Ridiculous. Also paid for a tour of the arch over paid with the lobby. Go elsewhere save yourself the headache

  • jojovincent : Avon, Indiana
Beach Vacation

Great experience in Los Cabos! Beautiful resort! Rooms were clean and nice. Side view of ocean from our deck. Food and staff were great! We did some activities! Irene Almazon made guacamole with us. Danny, the activities coordinator was great and non stop! Our favorite bartender was Jaun at the sky bar and our favorite waiter was Jesus at the Sushi Restaurant. The Sushi was really good as well as the mexican and italian food! The buffets were also really good. Never really had a bad meal!!

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Resort fees (if applicable) must be paid directly to the hotel
  • Hotel transfers for packages to USA
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • Snacks
  • A la carte dining
  • Unlimited Domestic beer & select International brand drinks 11am-11pm. House wine w/meals
  • 24 hr room service
  • Bicycles
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Raquetball
  • Basketball
  • Gym
  • Yoga lessons
  • Dancing & cooking lessons
  • Daily activities
  • Nightly entertainment and theme nights
  • 333 rooms
  • 2 International buffet restaurants
  • 3 a la carte restaurant: Mexican, Italian and Japanese 
  • Snack bar
  • 24 hr room service 
  • 4 bars including Swim-up bar and Sports bar
  • 5 pools including 1 salt water infinity pool on the beach, 1 adults only
  • Whirlpool
  • Tennis courts
  • Games room
  • Gym
  • Gift shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Internet access (fee)
  • Full service Spa (fee)
  • Guest parking
  • Golf nearby (fee)
Hotel Rooms include:
  • Air-conditioning
  • 1 king or 2 double beds
  • Satellite TV
  • Internet access (fee)
  • Mini-fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Radio/alarm clock
  • In-room safe
  • Iron
  • Bathroom w/shower only
  • Hairdryer
  • Balcony or terrace w/partial ocean view
  • Max occupancy 4 persons or 2 adults when sharing with 2 kids
Oceanview Rooms, Plaza Tower Hotel Rooms, and Deluxe Ocean Front Rooms also available 
Kids Deals - 2 Kids 2-5 stay & eat free when sharing a room with 2 adults. Pay special rate on airfare & transfers only.

For the Kids - Kids 4-10 can enjoy the Kids Club and the Junior Club offers fun for kids 11 and older. Babysitting services available ($).

Honeymooners - Receive a bottle of sparkling wine & fruit basket upon arrival. Valid within 60 days of wedding. Request at time of booking. Proof of marriage certificate required.

Wedding Packages - Available, please inquire for further details.

Golf Packages! - Guests receive special discounted rates at the 9-hole Mayan Palace Golf Los Cabos, 18-hole Palmilla Golf Course and the 18-hole Raven Golf Club. Cart included. Transportation not included.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel offers early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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  • Barcelo Grand Faro Los Cabos
    Los Cabos,Mexico

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Barcelo Grand Faro Los Cabos
Blvd. San Jose s/n, Seccion Hotelera 1 Zona Fonatur, San Jose del Cabo 23400 Mexico

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. Escapes.ca cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules.

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