About this listing
“Emblematic of youthful, independent properties with hip, social spaces. SoHo loft meets Baja ranchero style" Travel + Leisure.
“Renegade…think the Ace minus the mob scene and high prices" Remodelista
“Stylishly minimalist" says New York Times
Drift San Jose is for independent travellers seeking culture and adventure in San Jose del Cabo and Baja California Sur. Our eight courtyard facing rooms evoke the rustic nature of Baja ranch life and the minimalist lifestyle of loft living - each room with one queen bed, writing desk, lockbox and bathroom. Make your own coffee in our guest kitchen, enjoy a self-serve beverage poolside, meet other travellers by the evening fire, on the rooftop deck, or at our Mezcal Tasting Bar.
See any of one of our eight listings for availability. Airbnb advertised price includes 16% sales tax.
-High speed fibre optic wireless internet
-Breakfast room - we provide the coffee
-Self-serve snacks and cold beverages
-Beach towels and snorkel gear
-Roof deck lounge space
-Mezcal Tasting Bar, w/ Mexican Micro-Beers and Baja Wines
-Store featuring contemporary design from Mexico City
-Free street parking, limited non-guaranteed on-site parking
-Food Cart event every Thursday!
Interaction with Guests
We are available to check you in between 2:00PM and 10:00PM, give you your keys and answer any questions. We usually have someone on site during the day, and our bar open between 6pm and 10pm. We do not have 24 hour reception or concierge to answer the phone or book tours.
Drift San Jose is centrally located in the Art District of San Jose del Cabo, a traditional colonial town with a lively music and gallery scene, steps away from the main plaza, cafes, bars and restaurants. San Jose del Cabo is in the state of Baja California Sur, in the municipality of Los Cabos, 30 minutes East of the city of Cabo San Lucas and 20 minutes south of Los Cabos International Airport (airport code SJD).
Southern Baja is famous for its perfect year round weather and the best fish tacos in the world. Popular nearby attractions include…
-The East Cape for surfing and desert roads leading to miles of empty pristine beaches
-The ranch town of Santiago and the Sierra de la Laguna mountains for hiking, hot springs and waterfalls (45 min)
-Todos Santos a historic village with great shops and restaurants on the Pacific side (45 min)
-Cabo Pulmo and the Sea of Cortez for world class diving (90 min)
-La Paz, Balandra Bay and Isla Espiritu Santo for kayaking or swimming with whale sharks (2 hours)
-We are a 20 minute walk to the beach. Other beaches accessible by taxi, car or bus are Ganzo Beach Club (5 min), La Playita (10 min), Costa Azul for surfing (15 min), Palmilla for swimming or SUP (15 min), Chileno or Santa Maria for swimming or snorkeling (20 min)
RENTAL CARS can be found at the airport or in downtown San Jose del Cabo. National Rental Car (located two blocks from Drift San Jose) offers our walk in guests a special all-in package rate when mentioning you are staying with us. TAXIS can be found in front of the Cathedral, 1.5 blocks from Drift. Coming from the airport taxis (approx $65) and shuttles (approx $15 per person) available to bring you downtown. Airport return fare by taxi is approximately $25.
Other Things to Note
We cannot reserve a specific room, nor do not have rooms with two beds - max two people per room. Financial transactions, date changes, cancellations and refunds can be managed directly through your Airbnb account.
No pets / Adults only 18+ / Only registered guests on property
We opened in January 2014 with a goal to provide a value priced alternative to package tourism and all-inclusive resorts - geared to independent travellers who value adventure and culture over luxury services and expensive amenities. Our friendly staff includes Mauricio, Angel and Christian who maintain our 5 star rating, welcoming hundreds of guests every year. We have been featured in many publications found online by searching Drift San Jose.