Hacienda La Buena Vida

Mexico / Los Cabos / San Jose Del Cabo

At Hacienda La Buena Vida, impeccable Spanish design and a sensationally beautiful oceanfront location provide a special balance of Mexican authenticity with luxurious amenities, in the heart of revered Palmilla.

up to 6
up to 12
Min. Nights


Just minutes from the “Gold List” awarded One&Only Palmilla, and its famed golf courses and restaurants, this private seaside villa makes a rare retreat for a group celebration in one of the most idyllic places on the continent.

One would be hard pressed to find a more idyllic combination of privacy, ocean front beauty, and chic design for entertaining family and friends. The villa is centered around an infinity pool, and serene lounging space, with an endless Sea of Cortez panoramic. The pristine Palmilla beach below gives the sensation of a completely private paradise–while retaining access to world class amenities. A private “experience maker” facilitates incredibly special celebrations and adventures, personalized for every guest.


  • Media Room: An open-air media room includes a flat-screen TV, custom fireplace, and a pool table that connects to the outdoor terrace and wet bar
  • Fully Equipped Chef-Style Kitchen: The kitchen holds dark wood cabinets, a large center island with bar seating, state-of-the-art appliances, and a walk-in pantry
  • Dining Area: The dining area seats up to 10 around a gorgeous wood-carved table, opening to the outdoors with floor-to-ceiling glass doors, maximizing the dramatic ocean views
  • Living Area: Warm terracotta accents, custom artwork, a fireplace, and a wet bar complete the open living space
  • Outdoor Pool Terrace: The villa is centered around a sleek infinity pool, and serene lounging space, with an endless Sea of Cortez panoramic. Beyond the infinity pool, entertainers and families alike love the outdoor dining terrace, expansive palapa with a TV, and the custom fire feature
  • Theater Room: An intimate theater room with a plush couch and a projector screen


6 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms

Sleeps 12 Guests

Alfresco dining

Media room



Nespresso Coffee Machine


Hot tub


iPod Dock Station

Flat screen TV's


Ping pong table

Resort Amenities


Audio System

Movie Theater


Golf carts

Linens and towels

Wireless internet

Fax machine

 Wheelchair Accessible


Bedroom Details

Bedroom 1: Master suite with king sized bed, en-suite bathroom with stand-alone shower and tub, private balcony, walk-in closet
Bedroom Suite 2: Attached to master, two double beds, en-suite bath and private balcony
Bedroom Suite 3: King sized bed, private walk-out pool access, walk-in closet, copper tub, walk in shower
Bedroom Suite 4: King sized bed, en-suite bath and walk-out pool access
Bedroom Suite 5: King sized bed, en-suite bath and walk-out pool access
Bedroom Suite 6: King sized bed, en-suite bath and private patio

Beach Details

Short golf cart ride to Palmilla Beach

Pool Details

Private infinity pool

Staff and Services

Guests enjoy access to the One&Only’s exclusive spa, award-winning restaurants, and Jack Nicklaus 27-hole golf course
Housekeeping service
Access to Club 96

Staff and Services (at additional cost)

Chef/Butler Available

Location Details

The home is in Villas Del Mar Palmilla, the most exclusive villa collection in Los Cabos, near the One & Only Palmilla resort. Golf cart to incredible sushi restaurants, cafes, seaside brunch locations, and, of course, the beach.


Travel Dates Bedrooms Min. Night Stay Nightly Rates
USD rates above based on approximate currency conversion. Holiday dates may not be listed in rate chart. Rates are subject to change without notice. Please confirm rate, holiday dates, and currency with your Villa Specialist at time of booking.

Tax Service Charge Details *

Please add a 19% tax/resort fee to all rates.
A mandatory $147 accidental damage insurance fee is required for all bookings.

Security Deposit Details

A credit card authorization is required prior to check-in.

Minimum Stay Details

Minimum night stay may vary by villa. Contact a villa specialist to confirm.

Exclusive Offers

When you choose to book with Villas of Distinction for MileagePlus, you can exclusively earn 3 miles per $1 spent on your villa experience, excluding taxes, fees and optional fees.
To qualify for 3 miles per $1 spent, bookings must be made through the Villas of Distinction for United MileagePlus program. Miles earned are awarded to only one traveler per villa booking. The actual number of miles earned by a member will be based upon the total base nightly villa rate excluding taxes, fees and optional fees. MileagePlus number must be provided prior to travel for mileage offer to be fulfilled. Miles are posted to member's accounts 6-8 weeks after travel has been completed. Bookings must be paid in U.S. currency. New bookings only. Offers are subject to availability, capacity-controlled and may be changed or withdrawn at any time without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

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Here's how you earn:

Villa Booking Cost

Bonus Miles

$1,000 - $5,000

1 Bonus Mile Per $1 Spent

$5,001 – $10,000

2 Bonus Miles Per $1 Spent

$10,001 +

3 Bonus Miles Per $1 Spent

Offer valid for new bookings made now through 5/31/22 for travel now to 12/31/23. Bonus miles are calculated on the base villa cost. Bonus miles earned are per villa reservation and are awarded to only one traveler booking. To qualify for this promotion, you must provide a valid MileagePlus® number at time of booking. Qualifying bookings will earn up to 3 extra miles per $1 of their base villa cost. Tiers include reservations between $1,000 and $5,000 base villa cost receive 1 bonus mile per $1, reservations between $5,001 and $10,000 base villa cost receive 2 bonus miles per $1, reservations $10,001+ base villa cost receive 3 bonus miles per $1 in addition to the standard offer of 3 miles per dollar spent. Miles are posted to member’s account 6-8 weeks after the villa trip has been completed. Other restrictions may apply; please call for full details *Offer shown based on an average price of $10,001 spent on base nightly rate


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Villa information may change without notice and should be confirmed with our villa rental specialists.