Our friendly, laid-back and peaceful Mexican beach town community of San Carlos, located on the Sea of Cortez, offers something for everyone!

The San Carlos area provides many choices for fine/casual dining with restaurants featuring seafood, Sonoran beef, Mexican dishes and American cuisine. There are numerous gift shops and galleries throughout town for shopping and browsing. For the water sports enthusiasts, there are beautiful sand beaches, spectacular scuba diving & snorkeling, power boating, kiteboarding, kayaking, sailing and offshore fishing. For land & desert enthusiasts, there is hiking, golfing, horseback trails, mountain biking and ATV tours. So much to do ... all just a stroll away from your holiday beach rental!

For the boating enthusiast, San Carlos Marina and Marina Real offer complete marine repair & maintenance services, fuel docks, paved launch ramps, slip rental and dry storage facilities. Sunset cruises and a variety of nightlife will entertain you into the evening. Visit us in San Carlos and experience the ambiance and relaxing lifestyle of our Mexican beach town community.

San Carlos is only a 250 mile, 5-hour drive from Nogales, AZ on Mexico Highway 15, a four-lane divided highway.

Residents and Visitors Attention Office: Guided Tours, Spanish classes and more.
Ocean Camp: Nature and Travel Club of San Carlos.
Kayaking: Jack Wilde and his Adventures.

Off The Edge: 52-622-226-0665 or cellular 622-103-5108
ATV or Rhino tours. Also rent ATVs, kayaks, paddle boards and Hydrobikes. Unleash your your spirit of adventure!

Beach Restaurants & Bars

  • La Palapa Griega Ph: +52 622 225 3000 Greek specialties & seafood

  • Soggy Peso Beach Bar (Playa Algodones) Ph: +52 622 855 3202 (Cellular)

  • Sunset Bar & Grill (Playa Algodones) Ph: +52 622 125 7238 (Cellular)

Restaurants & Bars

  • Los Arbolitos: Ph: +52 622 226 0076 Specializing in seafood, steaks.

  • Blackie's Restaurant: +52 622 226 1525

  • El Bronco: +52 622 226 1130 Mesquite grill dishes with Sonoran beef, New Zealand lamb and seafood

  • Jax Snax: +52 622 226 0270

  • J J's Tacos: +52 622 111 6185

  • La Trattoria Restaurant: +52 622 118 6965 Italian

  • Club de Capitanes: +52 622 226 2123

  • Tortugas Restaurant & Cantina: +52 622 226 2051 Bistro seafood menu

  • Hacienda Mar de Cortez Restaurant Bar: +52 622 124 5183 (Cellular)

  • Tony's Place: +52 622 152 4727 (Cellular)
    Authentic Mexican food & licensed bar. Tony also sells fresh food (home-made salsa bandera, guacamole), produce (kale, Swiss chard, yellow grape tomatoes; and many herbs), meats, chicken, seafood and dairy products.