Rancho La Puerta Wellness Resort and Spa

Rancho La Puerta Wellness Resort and Spa

Embrace all that life at Rancho La Puerta Wellness Resort & Spa has to offer. An easy drive across the border from San Diego leads you to this superbly landscaped destination spa, which virtually started the wellness craze in the 1940s. The all-inclusive experience includes scheduled, round-trip transportation on Saturdays, all meals, guided hikes, and yoga and fitness classes, along with lectures and programs that focus on guests’ total well-being. Organic gardens provide ingredients for slow-food fare; join visiting chefs for tips on healthy cooking in the hands-on culinary school. Homey folk art fills the 86 airy garden casitas.

Hotel Tip

Take part in a silent dinner, during which you say nary a word while eating your meal. It helps you connect with and appreciate the food.

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Virtuoso Amenities

For 2023:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily breakfast for up to two guests per bedroom (already included in hotel's rates)
  • $140 USD equivalent in local currency Spa credit toward a 50 minute massage and a 30 minute Herbal Wrap
  • Early Check-In / Late Check-Out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

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By: Lee

Reviewed on: 07 Jun 2021

It was wonderful! I enjoyed the hiking, exercise classes, spa treatments and delicious food.
Travel Advisor:  Amy Ongaro
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By: Pat

Reviewed on: 02 Mar 2022

Unbelievably wonderful place! The staff is exceptional--courteous, friendly, accommodating. The instructors are also fantastic--special shout out to David for our aerial yoga session and memorable silent dinner experience. Food and room were both great. I'm planning to return--regularly!
Travel Advisor:  Susan Morley


By: Karushna

Reviewed on: 16 Mar 2022

The Rancho La Puerta experience is transformative - more than a spa - it is a spiritual experience/ fabulous health food, gorgeous landscape, l beautiful comfortable cabins with authentic Mexican crafts and instructors that will blow you away!
Travel Advisor:  Rachel Svec

Rancho La Puerta

By: Melissa

Reviewed on: 11 Mar 2022

This was an amazing experience. The resort was picturesque, so well planned and thought-out. There were so many programs from which to choose, nothing was left to the imagination - a variety of exercise classes, yoga, meditation and tennis and pickleball. You couldn't ask for anything more! The food was bountiful and delicious. And those hikes were just wonderful. The accomodations were first class. On a scale of 1-10, this was a 15, at least!
Travel Advisor:  Rachel Svec

Rancho la Puerta

By: Sally

Reviewed on: 08 Mar 2022

Wonderful place! I highly recommend it to anyone who wants to get rejuvenated in a place that is respectful to the environment and our whole selves.
Travel Advisor:  Rachel Svec


By: Traveler

Reviewed on: 13 Mar 2022

Excellent. Truly a remarkable and special place. Would absolutely recommend it to others.
Travel Advisor:  Rachel Svec

A wonderful learning and exercise experience for people of all ages.

By: robertasafer1707@gmail.com

Reviewed on: 08 Jul 2022

Our 2nd visit was even better than the last. We have now booked our stay for next year. It is both a healthy environment and a life style changer. The food is delightful and different each day. The sit down 4 course dinner is a wonderful way to cap off a busy day. There is so much to do each hour that it is often competition between a new skill vs one you already know. It is also a great way for a family to bond while doing interesting things. The Ranch is beautiful and the grounds varied and adorned with lovely sculpture as well as plants and flowers. It is a special place and one should definitely try a visit. It might change your life for the better.
Travel Advisor:  Rachel Svec

Highly Recommend

By: Haley

Reviewed on: 27 Sep 2022

The ranch is the perfect destination to re-center and de-stress.
Travel Advisor:  Amy Freyder

Rancho La Puerta: a spa for active people

By: New Yorker

Reviewed on: 23 Dec 2022

Other spas are centered on personal beauty. Rancho La Puerta is centered on activities - mountain hikes at sunrise, multiple classes each hour - a non stop whirl - plus tasty and healthy food choices, thoughtful seminars and panels, even movies and local and other music at night. This is not the spa for everyone but for those it fits, they return 10-12-14 times. Did I say the resort is itself beautiful —mountainous Baja landscape, well maintained and even thought provoking grounds, comfortable and spacious villas. Did I praise the kind and wise staff and instructors? We will go again.
Travel Advisor:  Samantha Cohen

No stress

By: AC

Reviewed on: 31 Dec 2022

It is such a healthy break from day-to-day life
Travel Advisor:  Barbara Henkel

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