Discover a selection of 492 vacation rentals in Puerto Nuevo that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $112 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Puerto Nuevo. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Puerto Nuevo: the lobster capital of Baja

Just south of Tijuana, on the west coast of Baja California, lies the tiny town of Puerto Nuevo, often described as the "Lobster Capital of Baja" due to the sheer number of crustaceans caught and consumed in its restaurants. Including the greater Rosarito area, it's thought to number over 1 million lobsters a year. It might only have 150 residents, but that hasn't stopped the town from having more than 30 restaurants serving up seafood to hungry passersby. When you've had your fill, head back to your waterfront Puerto Nuevo vacation rental, or hit the sandy beaches and surf.

Things to do

Puerto Nuevo is a charming spot with nearby attractions

Part of the charm of staying in a Puerto Nuevo vacation rental is its size. That said, if you're looking for more than beaches and lobster, you're not far away from the attractions in Rosarito and Tijuana. Movie buffs should swing by Foxploration, the studio which made James Cameron's Titanic. At the attached museum you can discover how this epic film was created. Further north in Tijuana, you can spend a day at the Caliente Race Track, trying your luck on the dogs. If you fancy a spot of retail therapy, you can score a bargain in the city's main shopping area.


Water sports and seafood feasts at Puerto Nuevo

You'll likely spend most of your days lounging around on the long stretches of Baja California beach when you stay at the Puerto Nuevo vacation rental. To get the blood flowing, you can hop into the cool ocean or hit the water on paddleboards and glide along the coast. In need of a little pampering? Drop into one of the spas for a deep tissue massage. If you're a fan of crustaceans, you've come to the right place. There are more than 30 restaurants serving up lobster near your Puerto Nuevo vacation rental, so you'll be spoiled for choice when you look for your seafood feast.


Skip the crowds and visit Puerto Nuevo in late spring

Throngs of wintertime crowds hit the beaches of Baja California between December and April, when they escape the cold weather further north. While the town doesn't suffer from the same hordes of families and spring breakers found in Tijuana, you can still save a few bucks by nabbing a Puerto Nuevo vacation rental between May and June. Not only will the sun still be beating down, through endlessly blue skies before the annual rainy season begins its summer downpour, you'll also likely have much of the beaches all to yourself.

Natural features

Get up close to migrating whales at Puerto Nuevo

One of the Mexican peninsula's biggest draws is the possibility it offers for wildlife watching. If you stay in a Puerto Nuevo vacation rental in the winter, you can join one of the daily whale-watching charters to see these gentle giants crash around in the warm waters. Getting face-to-face with some of the largest creatures in the sea is a humbling experience. Back on land, the desert scenery provides a habitat for more than 300 bird species, many of which live and breed in the giant cacti. Look out for hawks, mockingbirds and Mexico's national bird, the crested caracara.

How to get there

How to get to and around Puerto Nuevo

The nearest airport is in Tijuana Intl. Airport (TIJ), located 21.2 mi (34 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Puerto Nuevo?

Whether you're seeking an intimate retreat for you and your honey or someplace spacious to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Puerto Nuevo. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • "Oceanfront~see Video~enjoy Best Views Of Breaks" is popular with guests. Around 4 miles from Puerto Nuevo, it has 2 bedrooms and plenty of amenities to help you feel at home, including a video library and a garden.
  • "Great Beach House For Families" is another top pick, offering 6 bedrooms, housekeeping services, a chef and more. It's around 2 miles from Puerto Nuevo.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Puerto Nuevo vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Puerto Nuevo?

Escape from the daily grind at one of our weekend getaways in or near Puerto Nuevo. Whether you want to hang out with friends or spend treasured time with the kids, there'll be something to suit your style. Here are a few places we think you'll love:

  • "Surfboards/bodyboards/sup/kayak" is perfect for a couple of days of R&R. It comes with a host of amenities, such as a garage and a beach, and is located around 2 miles to the west of Puerto Nuevo.
  • Alternatively, throw a spare set of clothes into a suitcase and make a beeline for "Serenity And Security In 'exclusive' Gated Beachfront. . Private Steps To Beach". This well-liked property is about 3 miles south of Puerto Nuevo and has nearby birdwatching activities and nearby whale-watching activities.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Puerto Nuevo?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish choice, ideally suited for traveling sweethearts or solo adventurers. Spend your days checking out your surroundings and your nights resting up in your comfy hideaway. These vacation properties in or near Puerto Nuevo will tick all the boxes:

  • After a day filled with urban exploration, come home to the comforts of "Panoramic Ocean Views + + Private Patio". A smart TV and a stovetop are among the handy amenities on offer here.
  • Another great option is "Casa Palmera Pool, Jacuzzi". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this comfy apartment is packed with handy amenities like internet services, free WiFi and much more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Puerto Nuevo?

Whether you're chasing a simple cabin or a house with enough space for the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Squeeze in a quick break at one of these favorite picks in or near Puerto Nuevo:

  • If you only need to stay a couple of nights, "Steps To The Ocean - Big House W" has you covered. It's close to the center of Puerto Nuevo, so you'll be within easy reach of all the best attractions.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Baja Retreat, Feynman Beach House". This centrally located property will feel like your home away from home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Puerto Nuevo?

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to get away for the weekend, just the two of you. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Puerto Nuevo that would make even old Cupid envious. Here are some to tempt you:

  • Sneak away on Friday afternoon for a couple of nights of passion at "Oceanfront~see Video~enjoy Best Views Of Breaks". Located around 4 miles from Puerto Nuevo, this place comes with plenty of nice touches, including a nearby bay and beauty services.
  • "Great Beach House For Families" is another top option that'll impress. It's around 2 miles from Puerto Nuevo and has a fireplace and a restaurant dining guide.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Puerto Nuevo?

Share your stay and double the fun. Whether you're organizing an epic escape with your besties or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and around Puerto Nuevo:

  • You'll have plenty of room to spread out at "Great Beach House For Families". Around 2 miles west of Puerto Nuevo, this generously sized property has 6 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 guests. Amenities include a kitchen and a garden.
  • Invite as many as 12 of your favorite folks to "Gigantic House - Great For Familes" and fill the place with laughter and love. This option has 6 bedrooms and is around 2 miles to the west of Puerto Nuevo. It's crammed with features to keep large groups occupied, including a chef and an ocean view.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Puerto Nuevo?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can have, a pool is one of the most coveted. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Puerto Nuevo and spend your time splashing about. Just remember to take your unicorn floatie:

  • Pack your swimming gear and book a few days or more at "Great Beach House For Families". There are plenty of other convenient amenities here, including a barbecue grill and a garden.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Steps To The Ocean - Big House W". As well as its inviting pool, you'll also have use of a swimming pool and coffee and tea making facilities.

Not sure what the weather is like in Puerto Nuevo? It has a semi-arid climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 65 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're after more inspiration on where to stay in this epic destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire range of Puerto Nuevo vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Puerto Nuevo?

The first phase of any big family trip is searching for the ideal place to stay. Whether you're organizing a short break with the kids or a big shindig with the relatives, we've got large family vacation rentals in and around Puerto Nuevo with ample room for everyone. Here are two popular options to consider:

  • Around 2 miles west of Puerto Nuevo, "Great Beach House For Families" has 6 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. Amenities here include coffee and tea making facilities and a toaster.
  • "Surfboards/bodyboards/sup/kayak" is another vacation rental the whole gang will love. Invite as many as 10 friends and family to this escape which offers 5 bedrooms, a swimming pool, a barbecue grill and more. It's located 2 miles to the west of central Puerto Nuevo.

When you're ready to get out and explore, there are loads of family-friendly attractions nearby to add to your itinerary. Baja Studios is an excellent place to kick things off.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Puerto Nuevo?

Absolutely. You'll find many one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Puerto Nuevo. If you only need a small space, one of these popular properties might be just the thing:

  • Great things really do come in small packages, and "Panoramic Ocean Views + + Private Patio" is a fabulous example of this. This one-bedroom property is in a handy central location and features amenities like a firepit and a kitchen.
  • Also within easy reach of all the excitement of Puerto Nuevo, "Casa Palmera Pool, Jacuzzi" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a big day of seeing the sights, come home and make use of a swimming pool and a beach view.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Puerto Nuevo?

At Vrbo, we've got rental places in or near Puerto Nuevo to suit just about everyone. Here are a couple of our favorite two-bedroom options to consider:

  • With a kitchen and a garden, "Renovated 2 Bedroom 2 Bath With Ocean View" has everything you need for a relaxing stay. Unpack your luggage and then head out and explore the neighborhood.
  • Another highly recommended option is "Residence Trevougni - 3 Room Flat For 4 People". With useful amenities such as ski-in/ski-out facilities and a kitchen, you'll have no difficulty making yourselves at home here. Choose your bed, unpack your suitcases and let the fun begin!