Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Puerto Peñasco, MX 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 kitchens. Prices start at $136 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Puerto Peñasco. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Enjoy Puerto Peñasco in vacation home rentals

Once a sleepy fishing village on the shores of the Sea of Cortez, Puerto Penasco—also known as Rocky Point—has turned into a thriving coastal resort that's especially bustling when the spring break crowds arrive. Shimmy into your swimsuit and work on your tan at Sandy Beach, tee off in one of the golf courses, or sip a margarita while enjoying sunset views. Self-catering facilities in Puerto Penasco vacation rentals let you cook and enjoy the catch of the day. At night, put on your dancing shoes and take part in Puerto Penasco's vibrant nightlife.

Things to do

Places to visit near Puerto Peñasco vacation rentals

In addition to Black Rock and its namesake beach, Kaanapali has beautiful beach locales for sunbathing and swimming. Vacation homes are available near places like Kahekili Beach Park, a boardwalk-lined beach with a picnic pavilion, grills, and other amenities, and Puʻu Keka’s, a lava rock formation on a sandy beach with cliff jumping and snorkeling. You'll also like Honokowai Beach Park, a waterfront beach with a play structure, picnic tables, shade trees, and nearby amenities.

Activities

Activities near Puerto Peñasco vacation homes

Have a big breakfast before leaving your Puerto Penasco vacation rental, because you'll need the fuel for the water activities available. There's sailing, windsurfing, and parasailing for the adrenaline junkies, or you can sign up for fishing, snorkeling, or dolphin- and whale-watching excursions. When the tide is low, Playa Mirador, the oldest developed beach in town, turns into a family-friendly attraction where little ones peer in the tide pools and discover mollusks, fishes, and aquatic plants. You'll be famished after all that seaside action, so duck into an al fresco restaurant for a fresh and scrumptious seafood meal.

Day trips

Day trips near Puerto Peñasco vacation homes

Puerto Peñasco is the perfect base camp to explore the wonders of Baja California. Vacation rentals can be found near places like the Arch of Cabo San Lucas, a famous arch-shaped rock formation in the ocean, and Cabo Pulmo National Park, a serene oceanfront recreation hub with a peaceful vibe and a coral reef for swimming and snorkeling. You'll also like Magdalena Bay, a serene bay with a lagoon and opportunities for whale watching, and Medano Beach, a quiet beach with calm waters for swimming.

Weather

Local weather for your stay in Puerto Peñasco vacation homes

You can thank Puerto Penasco's desert climate for abundant sunshine all year round, but it does get pretty hot—the highest recorded temperatures are in the triple digits. Average summer temps from July to September dance around 85 degrees, with highs in the upper 90s. In the winter, the average temperature hovers around 58 degrees in January, the coldest month. The summer months, particularly August, are the most affordable time to visit, and kicking back in your air-conditioned Puerto Penasco vacation rental is the best way to beat the sweltering summer heat.

Natural features

Kayakers and bird-watchers are screaming for Morua

Just a 15-minute drive southeast of the city, the Morua Estuary is a birder's paradise. Kayak through the shallow aquamarine waters while keeping an eye out for some 140 species of endemic and migratory birds. You don't even have to look far and nigh, as there are lots of waders on the shore alone. Meanwhile, exploring El Pinacate Biosphere Reserve will make you feel like you're walking on the moon, because the combination of volcanic craters, cinder cones, and black rocks and soil are as close as it gets to a moonscape.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Puerto Penasco

Fly into Puerto Penasco, Sonora (PPE-Puerto Penasco Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city center.

Family friendly

Family attractions near Puerto Peñasco vacation rentals

Puerto Peñasco has plenty of family attractions for kids of all ages. Vacation homes are available near places like the Seashell Museum, a museum with a unique collection of seashells on display, and Malecón Fundadores, a waterfront esplanade with benches and a monumental statue honoring shrimp fisherman. Kids will also like Playa Hermosa, a beach resort area with calm rock pools for swimming.

How many vacation rentals are available around Puerto Peñasco, MX?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,880 vacation rentals around Puerto Peñasco. From 336 house rentals to 1,347 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a beachfront property in Puerto Peñasco?

Perhaps it's the dreamy sea views, or maybe it's the chance to totally relax from sunrise to sunset. But there's just something about a beach getaway that calls to all of us. Vrbo has 992 beachside vacation rentals to choose from. Of course, that might not be everyone's style. Luckily, Vrbo has plenty of other choices, including:

  • 853 oceanfront vacation rentals.
  • 826 resort vacation rentals.
  • 782 beach-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a condo in Puerto Peñasco?

A condo is great if you're the kind of person who likes room to spread out. With the conveniences of home, it'll provide the perfect chill-out zone after a tiring day of sightseeing. In this destination, Vrbo has 1,415 to choose from. Book now and you could spend as little as $74 a night. Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other sought-after property options, like:

  • House: 360 vacation homes. Prices start from $70 per night.
  • Apartment: 62 vacation homes. Prices start from $115 per night.
  • Villa: 53 vacation homes. Prices start from $99 per night.

Can I stay in Puerto Peñasco in a large group?

It can be tricky finding the time to catch up with friends and family members. A group getaway is an ideal opportunity to reunite and unwind. If you were hoping to kick back under the same roof, Vrbo has places for you. Currently, condo vacation homes are popular for big groups of travelers here, and you'll find 570 featured on our database. Around the area, the properties that can house bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we've got 1,410 vacation homes perfectly suited for that size. Book a night for as little as $67.
  • Keen to find a vacation rental for 8 people? We have 692 that will work well. You can book one for as little as $69 per night.
  • Hunting down properties for rent catering to 10 people? You'll be pleased to hear we have 176 that'll be ideal. You can book one for as little as $111 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your dad, your cousin and all your friends to Puerto Peñasco.

Where are the cheapest rentals in Puerto Peñasco?

Those cramped hotel rooms are no place to spend your precious vacation moments! Look through our affordable rentals now and make sure everyone in your crew has room to move. Benito Juárez is a terrific area to take a look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. Vrbo has 62 rentals, and the average price is a very affordable $157 per night. La Deportiva is another place to check out. We've got 33 rentals here, and the average price is around $157 per night.