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Airports:
Foreign visitors staying for more than 24 hours would be expected to pay 350 pesos ($18.50), although giving to the fund is completely Optional.

From airport you can take a private car or shuttle but book it before from someone with 5 star rating from TripAdvisor or Yelp. Many scam artist in the airport.


Getting around town thereís car rental, taxi, bus and Uber. But Uber might not be allowed in your lobby.

Where to stay:  Points?
Hilton Points
Waldorf
Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Los Cabos

Marriott Points
Solaz, a Luxury Collection Resort
JW Marriott
Westin
Fairfield inn

Hyatt Points
The Cape, a Thompson Hotel
Ziva-All inclusive

IHG
Holiday Inn Express Cabo San Lucas

Kosher:
Reb Benny +52 624 133 0489
Baja Kosher (covid currently closed)

"Costco has tuna fish, OU Glatt sausages, Chalav Yisrael Natural and Kosher cheeses, salmon etc.
Walmart, La Comer, Soriana, Chedraui have smoked salmon, fruits, veggies, pastas, eggs, sugars rice, cereal, ketchup, mustard, Dolores brand tuna (not bishul yisrael), etc.
Corn tortillas fresh are usually kosher and theyíre shehakol.
Yogurts, milk, and spreads can be found here but they are cholov akum.
If you want Cholov Yisrael milk, we get ours from the farm so let us know earlier and we will try to get you some.
Wine is available at La Europea.
For those looking for ice cream shops that are OUD, there is a Ben and Jerry's and a Haagen Dazz. " -Chabad

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #220 on: December 15, 2021, 09:14:06 PM »
Any issues with bringing in POM style meals that I make at home and double wrap into cabo?

Booked Ziva for 5 nights next week. Anyone recently stay there that has any thoughts or advice?

Whats typical cost of airport transfer to hotel?
Went last august to wa the airport has like 3 workers lol they asked me if I have anything to claim I said no and they passed me had a whole suitcase of stuff

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #221 on: December 21, 2021, 07:40:33 PM »
Anyone have info if there are daily minyan at Chabad in January? Online says only Mon/Thur/Shabbos

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #222 on: January 23, 2022, 10:14:10 PM »
Are there any all-inclusive resorts in Las Cabos?

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #223 on: January 23, 2022, 11:17:57 PM »
Are there any all-inclusive resorts in Las Cabos?
thereís a hyatt ziva

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #224 on: March 03, 2022, 02:01:18 PM »
Anyone been to the Waldorf recently that can answer some qís?
Wondering if i have a good shot at room upgrade (HH Diamand) and if not if its worth paying for it.
Wich rooms pools are actually private?
What kosher food does the hotel have?
And lastly,any recommendations for a private boat ride?
Thanks in advance:)

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #225 on: March 03, 2022, 03:06:57 PM »
Anyone been to the Waldorf recently that can answer some qís?
Wondering if i have a good shot at room upgrade (HH Diamand) and if not if its worth paying for it.
Wich rooms pools are actually private?
What kosher food does the hotel have?
And lastly,any recommendations for a private boat ride?
Thanks in advance:)
ask them for a private room no need for upgrade the higher end rooms are not private definitely not worth to pay I asked for whole avocados by the avacados time  the nachos is a prob some are made with lard donít know anything about boats only did dolphin experience right nest to hotel really cool but expensive especially the pics and videos

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
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ask them for a private room no need for upgrade the higher end rooms are not private definitely not worth to pay I asked for whole avocados by the avacados time  the nachos is a prob some are made with lard donít know anything about boats only did dolphin experience right nest to hotel really cool but expensive especially the pics and videos

Any specific rooms that I should ask for?
Dolphin experience meaning swimming with dolphins?
Thanks!

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #228 on: March 07, 2022, 12:51:08 PM »
We just got back from our stay at the Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal. First off regarding points stays with Hilton honors points you may see the rooms are going for exorbitant amount of points per night. What I noticed as I was planning this trip was that the closer to the dates the rooms will go cheaper to the 120k points per night. Usually within a week or two before the nights the points will go down to 120k per night. I can't guarantee this for all dates but definitely the dates we wanted 2 weeks before the standard room called the "PACIFIC VIEW - PLUNGE POOL-KING BED - TERRACE" became available for 120k points per night. When we checked in we were actually upgraded to a different room (Hilton Gold) I would recommend it since the porch with the plunge pool is pretty private  and has amazing ocean views it is room number 132. As far as kosher food we brought with us canned tuna, canned pickles, mayo and lots of snacks. We did make a stop with our car service from the airport to the hotel at Costco. There we were able to find kosher deli, cheese ,bread, guac, chips. The hotel provided us free continental breakfast every morning with Hilton gold. They had Kosher cereal, kosher milk and fresh fruit. Hotel does also have sodas and water in the room that are replenished daily for free. There is a fleshigs restaurant that just opened in Cabo Jewish Center which is about a five minute walk from the hotel. It is called Ember I believe it is affiliated with the Ember restaurant in Cancun. It has just opened so there is a limited menu and no website yet but the food was solid and I'm sure will become better with time. For information on it I whatsapp messaged the Rabbi (.https://api.whatsapp.com/send?phone=5216241330489&text=Hey) . The rabbi did tell us that the Cabo Jewish Center will be opening a dairy restaurant in the future. As far as activities we booked Atving and jet sking through Joey (https://www.jewishcabo.org/activities) who also arranged our airport transportation. He's very responsive and has great prices and ideas. We also booked a photo shoot through him at the hotel. The one activity we did not book through him was the Cabo dolphins that was through Cabo adventures. It was expensive especially with the pictures afterwards being at least $200 but definitely a once in a lifetime experience I would recommend. Overall it was a great trip with a beautiful hotel that has amazing service. Please let me know if there are any questions you have.

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Re: Los Cabos, Mexico Master Thread
« Reply #229 on: March 07, 2022, 09:58:54 PM »
I am looking for all-inclusive at Las Cabos. Looked at Hyatt but did not find anything around mid april(spring break). Are there any other options? We stayed at Moon Palace Cancun in the past and loved it. Food is important to us. Anything similar?