Pro-surfers hit the waves at One&Only Palmilla this June
One&Only Palmilla, the ultra-luxury resort situated on the edge of the stunning Baja Peninsula in Los Cabos Mexico, has partnered with TropicSurf for a series of exclusive surfing programmes led by renowned professional surfers. Throughout the month of June, guests will have the unforgettable opportunity to take surf lessons with world famous surfers including Felicity Palamateer, Vahine Fierro, Laura Enever, and Tatiana Weston-Webb.
The ‘Art of Luxury Surfing’ programme welcomes guests of all surfing abilities, from novice riders seeking first-time lessons to advanced surfers looking to perfect their style, will have the opportunity to meet, hang out, and hit the waves with the professionals. This one-of-a-kind surfing experience takes place at one of the most beautiful and popular surfing destinations in the world. Los Cabos has year-round warm waters and several diverse point breaks, and with One&Only Palmilla having one of the only swimmable beaches in the region, it is the perfect place to discover this exhilarating experience.
This summer, from June 9 to 11, One&Only Palmilla will welcome Felicity Palamateer and Vahine Fierro. Felicity, an internationally renowned surfer and record holder, made history in December 2016 as she surfed her way into the final of the first ever WSL Women’s Big Wave World Championship at Jaws, Maui placing third while riding the biggest waves ever surfed by an Australian female surfer. At 18 years old, Vahine Fierro became the first ever Tahitian to win a WSL World Junior title.
On June 12, world champion surfer, Laura Enever from Sydney, Australia, will join the roster and host surfing lessons for resort guests. Laura, a two-time World Junior Champion, Australian Champion and Pro Junior Champion, is one of the best and most influential female surfers in the world, consistenly finishing in the top 10 on the WSL Women’s World Tour.
From June 18 to 20, surf enthusiasts can catch the waves with up-and-coming pro-surfer Tatiana Weston-Webb. Topping the women’s list at number one on SURFER Magazine’s Hot 100 Young Surfers in 2016, Brazilian-born Tatiana has quickly made a name for herself in the surfing world. She has competed and placed in the Vans US Open, as well as the WSL Championship Tour.
Located on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula, One&Only Palmilla offers sweeping views of the Sea of Cortez and some of the most luxurious accommodations in Mexico. In addition to expert instruction in the art of surfing with TropicSurf, One&Only Palmilla offers bespoke wellness experiences, a sanctuary-like spa with treatments inspired by ancient traditions coupled with modern techniques, a choice of world-class culinary offerings and warm, gracious Mexican hospitality.
Room rates for an Ocean Front Room at One&Only Palmilla start from $890. Guests staying for four consecutive nights can enjoy the fourth night complimentary. TropicSurf ‘Art of Luxury Surfing’ classes start from $150 for a one-hour lesson.
For more information or for hotel reservations, visit www.oneandonlypalmilla.com or call +52 624 146 7000.
Created exclusively for the ultra-luxury market, One&Only is conceived as a hallmark of excellence. Set in some of the most beautiful locales in the world, each award-winning resort offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unrivalled. One&Only has announced the expansion of the portfolio with the inclusion of resorts in nature, urban centres and One&Only Private Homes. These new experiences will complement the existing resort collection including One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives; One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius; One&Only Royal Mirage and One&Only The Palm in Dubai; One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico; One&Only Cape Town in South Africa; Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in The Blue Mountains in Australia and One&Only Nyungwe House in Rwanda. As part of the new portfolio, One&Only has announced a second resort in development in Rwanda, One&Only Gorilla’s Nest, as well as One&Only One Za’abeel in Dubai. Other resorts in development include One&Only Desaru Coast in Malaysia, One&Only Kéa Island in Greece and One&Only Portonovi in Montenegro, the first properties for the collection in Europe, and two new resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, One&Only Mandarina and One&Only Xala. More information on One&Only is available at oneandonlyresorts.com