Cabo San Lucas, Mexico - July 2014   The Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards 2014 Readers' Survey Ranks Capella Pedregal The #1 Hotel in Mexico - Capella Pedregal celebrates its latest accolade and introduces exciting new activities and amenities


Travel + Leisure’s readers have spoken and they have named Capella Pedregal, Cabo San Lucas the #1 hotel in Mexico in the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2014 survey. The resort was also ranked #15 in the world on the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2014 list of Top Hotels Overall. The results of the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2014 will be available at www.travelandleisure.com/worlds-best/2014 and also featured in the August issue, on newsstands July 18th.

 

“We are very grateful to Travel + Leisure’s readers for consistently ranking us as the best hotel in Mexico,” said Horst Schulze, Chairman and CEO, Capella Hotels and Resorts. “This prestigious award is timely as Capella Pedregal is introducing exciting activities and amenities to continue providing our guests with memorable and highly personalized vacation experiences.”

 

These new features include:  

  • The Suite Life is a new concept focusing on experiences and the resort’s 44 suites. The Suite Life includes experiences such as a guys getaway, girls escape and family vacation and much more. These experiences include welcome amenities, Auriga spa treatments, dinners, and customized amenities in Cabo. The two and three bedroom Beachfront Suites includes a dedicated butler and beach waiter service and exclusive beach access from your patio. For more information on The Suite Life, visit  http://www.capellahotels.com/cabosanlucas/suite-life-packages/   

  • Auriga spa’s new director, Alan Navarrete is creating new wellness programs based on Auriga’s signature phases of the moon treatments. These wellness programs incorporate the flavors of the Baja with ingredients native to Cabo. These new one and three day Wellness Experiences can be found at http://www.capellahotels.com/cabosanlucas/spa/cabo-san-lucas-spas/

  • “Yifat Oren Inspired Weddings” available only at Capella Pedregal. Guests can take advantage of the resort’s unique setting and utilize Yifat’s beautiful event designs created especially for Capella Pedregal. Yifat is one of the world’s most sought after wedding producers and she has garnered widespread praise from media. To learn about our partnership with Yifat Oren, please visit http://www.capellahotels.com/cabosanlucas/yifat-oren-weddings/

  • The introduction of the “Unique Collection,” Capella Pedregal’s Private Reserve. This private cachet of Capella labeled wines has been the result of a highly detailed research and development effort stretching two years by the resort’s food and beverage team. The team has spent the greater part of these last two years traveling extensively to the Mexican wine regions of Guadalupe Valley to speak to wineries and select the right varietals for the resort. The end result is the establishment of a wine program with noted wineries and a careful selection of the best barrels for Capella Pedregal. Capella’s working relationship with the winemakers allows a controlled development and fermentation for these specially labeled wines exclusive to our guests
  • Innovative culinary and craft cocktail classes abound at the resort including Baja-Mexican themed sessions where guests can learn techniques from the resort’s award-winning chefs. Create dishes which include ceviches native to different regions of Mexico with fresh catches of the day. Tequila and mescal classes are ideal for connoisseurs who yearn to learn more about Mexico’s most famous imports and how to pair it with delicious Baja dishes.  The resort will also arrange for you to go behind the bar to learn about mixing the perfect cocktails with our experienced mixologists and utilizing ingredients such as local fruits like guava and papaya to deliver that delicious craft cocktail that exhibits the magic of Baja-Mexico
  • The Capella Collection was created to bring our guests a collection of amazing designers through a series of trunk shows that take place every year. This year’s Fall trunk show features famed designer, King Baby from San Diego, well known throughout the world for his jewelry and accessories. King Baby will visit AlmArte from October 31st to November 2nd, 2014 and he will be available to meet with guests. Guests can preview his latest designs and learn more about his passion and vision for designing amazing jewelry. In celebration of the “Day of the Dead” Mexican holiday, King Baby is creating a one of a kind bracelet for Capella Pedregal. This bracelet is a limited piece and is only available in AlmArte in limited supply

 

Capella Pedregal’s dramatic setting continues to set the standard for ultra-luxury hotels. The property is located on Cabo San Lucas’ most coveted parcel of land – a 24-acre site at the southernmost tip of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula where the Pacific Ocean meets the Sea of Cortez, close to the legendary rock formations known as Land’s End. The proximity of the resort to the ocean provides stunning seasonal views of humpback whales which congregate around the hotel’s peninsula. 


Accessible only by the 1,000-foot private Dos Mares tunnel, Capella Pedregal is reminiscent of a Mediterranean mountainside village. Its interior design celebrates traditional Mexican culture, mixed with sophisticated modern elements.  Each guestroom has a private terrace and plunge pool where guests can enjoy sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean.  The resort offers three key accommodation options, the luxurious hotel guest rooms and suites and exclusive private Beachfront Suites situated directly on the beach, providing the ultimate experience in residential living. For more information visit www.CapellaPedregal.com or call toll-free at 877-247-6688.

 

About Capella Hotels and Resorts

Capella Hotels and Resorts serves today’s top-tier travelers and residential property owners and is setting a new standard in the hospitality industry.  Capella promises the unique benefits of the finest boutique hotels, including superb architecture and interior design, privacy, individualized service and attention to detail – combined with the amenities and activities of the world’s great luxury hotels and resorts.  Capella is a brand focused on customer choice, and offers choices that no other hotel company in the world can match.  Capella has opened world-class properties in gateway cities and high-profile resort destinations around the world, including: Breidenbacher Hof, a Capella Hotel (Düsseldorf, Germany); Capella Ixtapa (Ixtapa, Mexico); Capella Pedregal (Cabo San Lucas, Mexico); Capella Singapore (Sentosa Island, Singapore); Capella Georgetown (Washington, D.C.); and Capella Marigot Bay (Saint Lucia).  Capella has also announced plans for: Capella Bahia Maroma (Riviera Maya, Mexico); Capella Bangkok (Bangkok, Thailand); Capella Nahui (Riviera Nayarit, Mexico); and Capella Niseko (Niseko, Japan) Learn more at www.capellahotels.com.

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