Combine the delicious flavors of Mexican tradition and international cuisine, stunning panoramic oceanfront jungle setting, world class bird watching & whale watching while you dine and you have the perfect recipe for an unforgettable experience!

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Dining Experiences for Guests
Your chef at Mar al Cielo offers specially prepared “Early Bird” breakfasts, mid morning brunches and sunset dining in delicious traditional Mexican, Mexican fusion & international cuisine made from the freshest local ingredients and from Mar al Cielo's own organic garden. Meals are served at the Oceanfront Palapa Lounge for incredible whale watching and bird watching while you dine.

Guests have their own private kitchen as well as a kitchenette at the Palapa Lounge. You can also opt for “Jungle Room Service” with delicious dinners delivered right to you at Mar al Cielo from local choice restaurants in town.

Birding & Brunch - Connect with the beauty of nature and enjoy some of Western Mexico´s most amazing bird species such as Orange-breasted Buntings, Elegant and Citroline Trogons, Lilac-crowned Parrots and Russet-crowned Motmots, all of which are seen within the retreat. Enjoy a professionally guided bird tour ending with brunch at the Oceanfront Palapa Lounge.

“An outstanding birding tour then a delicious brunch while watching whales … An epic experience!" - Guest, Nature Photographer

Group Tours & Dining Experiences (Contact Us for Reservations)

Birding & Brunch – Groups of 6-8 are welcome to enjoy a professionally guided bird tour ending at the Oceanfront Palapa Lounge to continue to watch the show of whales and birds while you dine during a specially prepared oceanfront brunch.

Nature Tour & Sunset Dining – Groups of 6 can enjoy a casual tour of Mar al Cielo with host & local ecologist, then enjoy a private oceanfront sunset dining experience at the Palapa Lounge.

“We are still talking about our magnificent evening of sunset dining at Mar al Cielo.  Our amigos will never forget it and neither will we!" - Party of 6, San Pancho

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