Where to stay around Baja California?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 736 holiday lettings near Baja California. From 377 Houses to 237 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Baja California is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Baja California?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Baja California. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • C.T. Presidente Juárez (C.F.E.): 15 holiday homes
  • Ensenada: 132 holiday homes
  • Tijuana: 333 holiday homes
  • Rosarito: 364 holiday homes
  • Villas de Las Palmas: 22 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Baja California! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Baja California?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Baja California with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Ensenada: 132 holiday lettings
  • Tijuana: 333 holiday lettings
  • Rosarito: 364 holiday lettings
  • San Felipe: 209 holiday lettings
  • Mexicali: 195 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Baja California?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Baja California are:

  • General Abelardo L Rodriguez International Airport (TIJ): 199 self catering accommodations
  • Ensenada Airport (ESE): 131 self catering accommodations
  • San Diego International Airport (SAN): 4,628 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Baja California?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Baja California. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • El Pinar de 3 Mujeres Winery: 152 holiday rentals
  • All the Pretty Horses of Baja Rides and Rescue: 351 holiday rentals
  • Casa de la Cultura: 220 holiday rentals
  • Bibayoff Winery: 168 holiday rentals
  • L.A. Cetto Wine Cellar: 271 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Baja California listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Northern Baja, Mexico your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for a hot area just south of the U.S border with great beaches should try Northern Baja in Mexico. Here visitors can enjoy the benefits of the Pacific Ocean to the west and many interesting things to do and see. There are numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas and condos.

Things to do on holiday to Northern Baja, Mexico

Resorts such as Rosarito offer beautiful beaches b the Pacific Ocean, which are ideal for holidaymakers wanting to sunbathe. There are numerous spots to try watersports such as sailing, surfing and kayaking. Swimming is possible in some areas but tourists should look out for the white flags, which is a clear indication that swimming is ok. Four championship golf courses are located in the region between Tijuana and Ensenada with course fees inexpensive. The area has some nice hiking sports with wonderful scenic views, although hikers should be wary of the hot temperatures in summer. There are several places to charter a fishing boat with opportunities to catch albacore, barracuda and bonito. Most towns have a good choice of bars and restaurants with numerous Mexican and American fast food chains to be found here and seafood in towns such as Puerto Nuevo. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks from local stores markets all over the region. Many shops can be found in the main towns of Northern Baja with locally made furniture, silver jewellery, arts and crafts sold in many places.

Places to visit on holiday to Northern Baja, Mexico

There are numerous interesting places to visit such as Tijuana, where there is a wax museum or Antigua Palacio Municipal. Here visitors can also watch greyhound racing or take to Mundo Divertido, which features roller coasters and go-carts. Ensenada is a good place to visit with wine tasting tours a highlight. For the brave visitor there are cage dives offered off Isla Guadalupe to view great white sharks. Mexicali has lots of interesting buildings and is a place full of culture with several theatres.

Weather in Northern Baja, Mexico

It can get very hot in Northern Baja during the summer with average highs of 42 degrees centigrade in July, while temperatures between April and October average over 30 degrees centigrade. Whilst the average highs in December and January are 21 degrees, the low temperatures can dip to 5 degrees centigrade. This is a very dry area with average rainfall less than three inches.

Travel to Northern Baja, Mexico

Although there are international airports at Tijuana and Mexicali it is probably easiest to fly to San Diego International Airport (SAN) and drive from there. Tijuana is just 25 miles from San Diego, where flights arrive from cities such as Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, Phoenix, San Francisco and Toronto. Visitors from elsewhere in the world can fly to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and either get a connecting flight to San Diego or drive direct to Northern Baja, which will take between two and a half and three hours. Flights from many international cities arrive at Los Angeles including Amsterdam, Dubai, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Moscow, Paris, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Zurich. Each airport has car rental firms on site.