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Carretera Transpeninsular KM 19.5 | Hilton Los Cabos, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
+52 624 145 6500
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 27 min
Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Carretera Transpeninsular KM 19.5 | Hilton Los Cabos, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am presently staying at the Hilton Los Cabos. We have dined at Vela three times, and each time was perfect. The staff are very attentive, professional, and courteous. This is how service is supposed to be. The food was exquisite each time. The bread...More

1  Thank heyjudithz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pool area was transformed to a dining room. The view was unbeatable as was the service. The dishes were well prepared and tasty. Price was fair for all of the above.

1  Thank ffiaschetti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is more of a take your time and talk with others kind of dinner. It took us well over 3 hours to finish our meal and close out. The service was just so slow. So just plan to stay a while and enjoy your...More

Thank Valensia D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The trip didn't go as planned and this was a bright spot during our stay. The food was fantastic. Most of us got seafood but we had a couple of pasta dishes in there. All 8 of us enjoyed our food. Gregorio was an excellent...More

1  Thank Jenwall2012
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant!!! A true gem!!! If you are looking for something different in Los Cabos and in the mood for Italian, you have to try Vela!!! It’s hard to do good Italian that is fresh and not heavily “Americanized” with tons of tomato sauce and...More

1  Thank Leticia L
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Vela is an upscale Italian restaurant at the Hilton Los Cabos and is the only amenity that didn't quite live up to the standard of everything else at the hotel. The overall experience was fine but the food just wasn't that good.

1  Thank waynerossee
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Loved having dinner at Vela! Great Italian food and the service is amazing too, thanks to our server Gregorio!

2  Thank Valerie S
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner at Vela during our stay at Hilton. It was easy to get a reservation. There were quite a few vegetarian options and the service was great.

1  Thank kodipitta
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The location of the restaurant is perfect; on the lower level of the hotel by the pool with view of the ocean. The menu is very creative, many interesting choices. I had the radicchio salad with bacon, that made a whole meal. IT was interesting...More

2  Thank tigrris
Reviewed 12 June 2018

The menu has something pleasing to all and it all delicious. We had the eggplant appetizer and the four cheese spinach ravioli - both were wonderful. Photo is of the Michael Angelo Palette.

1  Thank annaS7218SJ
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14 August 2018|
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Response from Darryl K | Reviewed this property |
No swimming - area is blocked off and views are amazing!
22 March 2017|
Response from Resort_Mngmt_Team | Property representative |
Greetings jags757, Vela is located at Hilton Los Cabos in the corridor area, km19.5 carretera transpeninsular. Sincerely, Vela's Team
21 March 2017|
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Response from whirledgirl | Reviewed this property |
I think about $30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 45
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Transpeninsular KM 19.5 | Hilton Los Cabos, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 145 6500
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Vela's refined regional Italian cuisine commingles with fresh Mexican ingredients. Local culture and history have inspired and influenced dishes at this new upscale dining venue. Notable menu items include homemade Oaxacan mole linguini and chile de arbol corn risotto. Vela serves dinner al fresco alongside the resort's infinity pool, as well as indoors.
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