If you’re going to be at Pueblo Bonito Pacifica for Día de Los Muertos, you’re in for a treat. After all, it’s one of Mexico’s most festive times of the year and celebrations will be held all over the Cabo San Lucas resort. Even if you haven’t yet booked a Baja California trip, you can discover how magical this holiday can be. If that’s not enough, you can celebrate Halloween as well, if you get there a few days early.
About El Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
Día de Los Muertos is a holiday that is believed to have originated in Mexico more than 3,000 years ago. Held annually on November 1 and 2, the festive holiday honors friends and family members who have passed away. Although widely observed in Mexico and Latin America, Day of the Dead is celebrated worldwide. In fact, several Día de los Muertos events will be held across the United States and in Asia. This year’s celebrations are particularly special as most events were canceled last year due to COVID-19.
About Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort
Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort
Previo, Paraíso Escondido s/n Centro
Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico, 23450
Set at the southernmost edge of Baja California, Pueblo Bonito Pacifica is among the finest resorts in Mexico. With sweeping ocean views, the luxurious adults-only resort features 201 guestroom and suites and upscale dining. 47 of the guest rooms and suites are at the Towers at Pacific, with butler service. Pueblo Bonito Pacifica also offers a luxury spa and one of the best golf courses in the world. A number of all-inclusive packages are available, as are a variety of activities, like yoga, fitness classes and wine tasting.
Location At Quivira Los Cabos
Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort is located within Quivira Los Cabos a luxurious residential development. The property features Quivira Golf course, Montecristo Luxury Villas and Sunset Beach Golf & Resort. A new resort, St. Regis Los Cabos at Quivira is expected to open soon. This new resort will have 120 beachfront rooms with butler service and 60 residences. Moreover, St. Regis Los Cabos at Quivira will offer access to the Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course at Quivira Golf Club.
Día de los Muertos at Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort
Guests of Pueblo Bonito Pacifica will see brightly colored altars at prominent sections of the resort. Known as ofrendas, these altars display favorite foods and beverages, along with photos and personal belongings of loved ones. In previous years, the most popular ofrendas are chosen by ballot. Guests will also see resort staff with Día de los Muertos facial makeup and/or traditional attire.
Special Día De Los Muertos Dining
A special breakfast will be available November 1 at Cibola, one of the many fine dining options at Pueblo Bonito Montecristo Estates. Special items to be offered that morning are Mexican hot chocolate and pan de muerto. Also known as bread of the dead, this traditional pan dulce (sweet bread) is molded to resemble having skulls and bones. Additional holiday-treats may be offered over breakfast, likesugar skulls and candied pumpkin.
Dinner At Cibola November 2
On November 2, Cibola will offer a special Dia de los Muertos dinner. During this time, the clubhouse restaurant will present its new five-course Mexican tasting menu. On November 2, guests can have traditional dishes often enjoyed during Dia de los Muertos. For instance, Cibola’s mole will be on the menu, in addition to pumpkin desserts, like candied pumpkin with cinnamon sticks.
Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach Golf & Spa Resort November 1-2
An exceptional multi-course tasting menu will be offered at La Frida, the signature restaurant at Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach. Named after beloved Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the acclaimed restaurant will present holiday-themed dishes. Exact details of the tasting menu are revealed at a later date. However, guests will enjoy a lavish dining experience at this AAA Four Diamond Award winning restaurant.
Pueblo Bonito Pacifica November 1-2
More details about all dining events at Pueblo Bonito Pacifica have yet to be announced. However, a Mexican buffet will be held on the resort’s beach and accompanied with Mariachi buffet. Further Day of the Dead events may be available at the resort’s other restaurants. This includes the Mediterranean-inspired Siempre, Quivira Clubhouse and Quivira Steakhouse.
Additional Pueblo Bonito Dining For Día de los Muertos
Although further information may be announced later. Guests have other dining options to celebrate Day of the Dead. For instance, Sunset Beach will host a traditional Mexican buffet with Mariachi music at La Nao restaurant. Additionally, Pueblo Bonito Rose near downtown Cabo San Lucas will offer a traditional Mexican buffet.
For special offers, visit the official Pueblo Bonito website for additional information. Current specials include discounts by booking online and golf and or/spa packages. For reservations to any of the special holiday events, customers can contact the resort’s concierge desk. Airport transportation can also be arranged online from any of the eight Pueblo Bonito resorts in Cabo San Lucas. Complimentary shuttle service is available between all of the resorts.
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