Search over 1,000,000 properties worldwide and 550 airlines worldwide.
Search over a million flights, hotels, packages, and more
No Expedia cancellation fee to change or cancel almost any hotel reservation.
Buenavista is one of a string of resort towns that are spread along the East Cape region of Baja California Sur. It’s a popular location for North American retirees, who come to enjoy the state’s laid-back charm, stunning natural beauty and superb watersports opportunities. Buenavista, which means good view in English, is a great place to go swimming and fishing.
The long, curving and rarely crowded beach is the town’s main attraction. Kick off your shoes and feel the soft sand pass between your toes; it’s possible to walk uninterrupted to the neighboring resort of Los Barriles. Plunge into water so clear that you can spot exotic fish species with the naked eye. There aren’t many amenities on the beach so it is a good idea to bring your own food and drink.
At the southern edge of the beach is an area called Spa Buena Vista. Here you’ll find the largest concentration of hotels, guesthouses and self-catering accommodations. Tour operators line the main road and organize numerous beach-based activities, including horseback riding and sea kayaking. Join a deep-sea fishing charter and fish for dorado, marlin and tuna.
There are plenty of places to visit within a short drive of the town. One hour to the south is Cabo Pulmo, a national park and marine reserve regarded among the best places to snorkel in Mexico. Hike amid canyons and to lookouts and waterfalls in the Sierra de la Laguna, the tallest mountain range in the state. Travel between a collection of hot springs set in the countryside around Santiago.
Buenavista is less than a 2-hour drive from La Paz, the capital of Baja California Sur. Flights arrive at La Paz International Airport from major national cities such as Guadalajara, Mexico City and Tijuana. A little further away is San José del Cabo, which receives flights from Canada and the USA. Rent a car at either of the airports and start your East Cape adventure.
They did honor my reservation and I had to drive almost 2 hours to the next town to get a Hotel room
The Hotel Buenavista Beach Resort offers a beautiful tranquil setting. The views from the outdoor dining area overlooking the Sea Of Cortez are stunning. The swim up bar is the perfect place to cool down after a warm day on the Sea, and a great place to commensurate with fellow fishermen. Have them ...
We stay here every year. Alex always has the place ready and perfect for our stays. We have already booked the house again in a couple months. Absolute paradise!
Situated on the waterfront, this apartment building is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Buena Vista Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Los Barriles Beach and ExotiKite Kiteboarding School. Tropic of Cancer Monument and Santiago Zoo are also within 20 mi (32 km).
Situated on the beach, this romantic villa is within a 15-minute walk of Los Barriles Beach and Buena Vista Beach. ExotiKite Kiteboarding School is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) away.
Thoroughly enjoyed the space - hot tub, rooftop patio, beautiful art, extremely comfortable beds and bedding, beautiful bathrooms - very comfortable and enjoyable house. The view/location was not the best in terms of power wires and neighboring noise (cars over a grate, dogs next door) but we were ...
Located in the heart of Buenavista, this historic resort is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Buena Vista Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Los Barriles Beach and ExotiKite Kiteboarding School. La Ribera Beach is 9.5 mi (15.3 km) away.
We’ve stayed here several times. It’s a great place in a great location. We’ll definitely return in the years to come.