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Rosarito Beach has been a favorite getaway
for Southern Californians since movie stars began going there to
play in the 1930's. Over the years it has grown into a booming
beach front community with luxurious resort hotels, top notch
restaurants, night clubs and world class shopping. In
Rosarito Beach, the prices are affordable and
the warm, friendly hospitality is legendary.
Once in Rosarito Beach there are numerous
activities to take part in. You can walk on the beach, go
surfing, fishing, kayaking, swimming, hiking, biking, boogie
boarding or take a horseback ride on the beach. You can play
golf, tennis or enjoy a game of beach volleyball.
The weather in Rosarito Beach is much like that
of San Diego - Never too hot, never too cold. With it's perfect
year-round climate and 20 miles of wide sandy beaches that
literally melt into the Pacific, Rosarito Beach
is the ideal place to escape for a day, a weekend or longer.
Rosarito Beach is located only 45 minutes south
of San Diego, so it is quick and easy to get to. On the drive
down you can take in the spectacular views of the mountains,
cliffs, sand dunes, surf and sea.
With over 90 restaurants in the area, Rosarito
is justly famous as a gourmets paradise. Treat yourself to
authentic Mexican dishes, the freshest seafood imaginable, a
sizzling steak, or some delicious Italian, French or Chinese
cuisine. Ten miles south of Rosarito Beach is
the world famous Puerto Nuevo lobster village. Stroll down the
main street and explore the shops full of Mexican arts and
crafts. Enjoy a whole lobster prepared in the Puerto Nuevo
tradition - sliced lengthwise, deep fried and served with beans,
rice and handmade flour tortillas.
Shopping in Rosarito is unlike anything you
have ever experienced.....every store is an adventure. Mexican
craftsmanship is legendary, and in Rosarito the
main street has shops that offer an array of hand carved
furniture, wrought iron tables, chairs and bar stools. Find the
perfect armoire or a beautifully framed hand carved mirror. Most
shops will take custom orders and create pieces for you.
If you are a movie buff, visit Foxploration at Fox Studios Baja
and experience cinematography up close and personal. Check out
the Titanic Museum which showcases sets, props and costumes from
the blockbuster move which was filmed onsite in
Rosarito. Additional attractions from the
production of Master and Commander are on display as well.
With oceanside luxury resorts, ocean view condos, beach houses,
moderately priced hotels and RV parks you can find the ideal
place to stay in Rosarito Beach that fits both
your lifestyle and your budget. If you are planning an event, the
beautiful landscape, ample facilities and perfect climate of
Rosarito Beach represents an unparalleled setting for group
Rosarito Beach also hosts several events
throughout the year. There is a Rosarito Fair, an International
Seafood Fair, a Furniture Expo, a Wine and Lobster Festival and a
Mexican Food Fair as well. In April and September you can
participate in the Rosarito Ensenada 50 Mile Fun Bike Ride.
Throughout the year there are off road competitions held at the
Cantamar Sand Dunes as well as volleyball tournaments and sand
castle building contests.
The above information was provided courtesy of the
Convention and Visitors Bureau of
Rosarito. For more great information about Rosarito
Beach, visit their website at www.rosarito.org. The website
features information about Rosarito hotels, restaurants, condo
rentals, golf, shopping, nightlife, events, history, travel tips,
and weather, as well as contact information. In addition, below
are some travel recommendations for Mexico provided by the
Convention and Visitors Bureau of Rosarito: