The Cape, A Thompson Hotel is a unique Los Cabos experience where seemingly every angle has breathtaking views. Every aspect of this hotel immerses you in the natural beauty of its surroundings. Its rooms, suites, and villas transport guests to another time and place. This hotel is truly a getaway to remember.  

Our travel agent visited Los Cabos to examine every detail of the visitor experience at The Cape, A Thompson Hotel. This review will outline our agent’s experience and provide essential information for travel agents to know when recommending this hotel to clients.  

How to get to The Cape, A Thompson Hotel

The hotel is at the Los Cabos Cape’s tip on the Baja Peninsula’s southernmost point. It’s easy to reach from most destinations in the U.S.  

Here are instructions for reaching The Cape, A Thompson Hotel:  

Step one: Fly to Los Cabos International Airport (SJD). 

Step two: Drive from SJD to The Cape, about a 40-minute drive. 

Hotel Address: The Cape, A Thompson Hotel, México 1 Km 5, Misiones del Cabo, 23455 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico


The Cape, A Thompson Hotel Experience Review

Cabo San Lucas

Some of Mexico’s most spectacular resorts reside in Cabo San Lucas. This coastal town has a relaxed atmosphere and incredible retreats. It’s no wonder that many A-list celebrities, spring breakers, families, couples, and more love this destination. 

There are many different experiences for visitors here. Most people find this spot relaxing, but there is plenty of vibrant nightlife for those who seek it. Many visitors enjoy spending time at their resort, relaxing on the beach, participating in water sports, or visiting its neigboring city San José del Cabo. 

Los Cabos has no shortage of pristine coastlines and natural beauty. Its natural arch in the water is perhaps one of its most iconic symbols. Travelers can get up close and personal with it by kayak or boat. 

Many of its activities are available year-round. Los Cabos has an average of 350 days of sunshine each year, so snorkeling, scuba diving, and boating opportunities are available at any time. 

The Cape, A Thompson Hotel 

About the Hotel 

It can be challenging finding a hotel where every room has a view, but The Cape has risen to the occasion. The Cape’s pride-and-joy is that every one of its hotel rooms has breathtaking ocean views and a balcony. 

This hotel’s location nestled in some hills overlooking the Sea of Cortez provides outstanding views. Its décor incorporates natural materials that complement its surroundings rather than compete with them. 

The personalized service and amenities that this hotel offers guests would put anyone into vacation mode immediately. The hotel is polished, trendy, and youthful. It is a place where you can “see and be seen.” 

Here is an overview of The Cape, A Thompson Hotel experience: 


Guests have three accommodation options at this hotel – rooms, suites, and villas. The hotel thoughtfully designed each one of these spaces to maximize comfort and luxury. 

Room and suite options include (all with an ocean view): 

  • 1 King Bed 
  • 1 King Bed Deluxe 
  • 2 Queen Beds 
  • Junior Suite
  • Panoramic Suite 
  • Thompson King Suite

Villas offer guests a private getaway set aside from the central hotel. 

Options for guests include (all with an ocean view unless noted): 

  • One-Bedroom Villa 
  • One-Bedroom with Plunge Pool (Partial Ocean View) 
  • Penthouse Villa 
  • Surfer Villa
  • Three-Bedroom Residence
  • Three-Bedroom Villa 


The Cape does not skimp on amenities and services. Guests have access to all of the amenities one can expect at a luxury hotel. 

Some of the amenities that guests can expect to see at The Cape include: 

  • Pools: outdoor infinity pool, saltwater pool, and hot tub
  • Fitness center with a view 
  • Secluded beach 
  • Tequila 
  • Fully stocked in-room bar
  • Daily housekeeping and turn-down service 
  • Welcome beverage 
  • Transportation services 
  • Luxurious cotton kimono robes 
  • Spa services 
  • Personal Concierge service for villas 


Guests looking for food at this hotel won’t be disappointed by the selection. There are five restaurants and bars to choose from that offer dinner and drinks with a view. 

Here are options at The Cape: 


This restaurant’s inspiration comes from the elegance and simplicity of the desert. Its name, “Manta,” partially refers to manta rays and partly nods to the Spanish word manta, which means canvas. This double entendre alludes to the restaurant’s fresh seafood and artistic expression. Chef du cuisine Abisai Sanchez takes inspiration for its cuisine from Mexico, Peru, Japan, and more. 

The Ledge

The Ledge blends modern Mexican with traditional American flavors in a casual, beachside environment. Guests can start their day off right with some eggs and French toast and sample freshly-caught, locally-sourced seafood throughout the day. 

The Rooftop

Grab some drinks at the lone rooftop bar and lounge in Cabo San Lucas. The joint serves up handcrafted cocktails and local artisan beer with a view of downtown and the Arch. 

Point Break

If you want some drinks while swimming at the pool, Point Break is there to serve you. The bar serves up refreshing drinks and a daily lunch menu. 

Sunken Bar 

This bar pairs perfectly with dinner at Manta. You can either grab a pre-meal drink or unwind after your meal. There’s a terrace with sweeping views, pool tables, and other games to entertain you. 

Ideal Traveler 

This hotel skews towards the younger, trendier crowd. Many of the guests are around 35-45 years old, visiting without kids. Since The Cape has prime beach access, it’s popular amongst surfers. 

However, it is not an adults-only resort, and families are welcome here. There are a kid’s club and plenty of amenities to entertain the entire family. Couples and groups also find this hotel to be a relaxing retreat. 

Hotel Highlights 

The hands-down highlight at this hotel for our agent was its unbeatable views of the Sea of Cortez and the famous Los Cabos arch. This retreat does a remarkable job of maximizing its spaces to create excellent vantage points. 

Another highlight would be its surfing opportunities. There are great places within reach to ride some waves. 

Why Travel Agents Should Recommend The Cape, A Thompson Hotel 

Travel agents should recommend The Cape, A Thompson Hotel, because it is a trendy, very high-end property with unparalleled views. It is right in the heart of Los Cabos and offers outstanding dining, amenities, and rooms. Clients who visit this hotel will create memories that will last a lifetime during their stay. 

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