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JW Marriott Opens in Los Cabos

The JW Marriott Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa opened its doors last week. The five-star beachfront property has 299 guestrooms and suites and more than 37,000 square feet of event space.

Los Cabos MarriottThe resort is located in the upscale Puerto Los Cabos community. Designed by Jim Olson from Olson Kundig in collaboration with Mexico City-based design firm IDEA Asociados, it features a design that seamlessly blends architecture, art and nature. “As you move through the space, there are always moments where your eye can focus on the outdoors,” explains Olson. “The architecture is designed to frame nature.”

The resort’s features and amenities include:

♦ 7,950-square-foot Mila Ballroom; 5,425-square-foot beachfront Amet Patio; 7,104-square-foot Sum-San amphitheater; and several private and semi-private terraces and gardens, all of which can be used for events

♦ exclusive Griffin Club, a 45-room boutique hotel within the resort that includes a private beach and pool, butler and chef services, private spa areas, a movie theater, food and beverage offerings, and more

♦ variety of dining options: Café des Artistes (the resort’s signature restaurant), a fine dining eatery from award-winning Chef Thierry Blouet that serves Mexican cuisine with French influences; Úa, a casual Mexican restaurant; Nak & Grill Bar, a poolside restaurant offering open-grilled local seafood dishes; P’yote Rooftop bar, which offers an extensive list of Mezcal cocktails.

♦ 21,000 square foot Jasha Spa, which has 12 treatment rooms, an outdoor garden, relaxation lounge, vitality pools, outdoor lap pool and private Jacuzzis as well as a traditional temazcal, a Mexican sweat lodge used by the ancient Aztecs.

♦ multi-million dollar art collection