5 charming resorts in Puerto Penasco

by Paul Joseph  |  Published October 18, 2018

Known among many as Rocky Point, the Mexican resort city of Puerto Peñasco on the Gulf of California is perhaps most familiar for its dramatic dune-backed beach and tidal pools. Indeed, it is the city’s natural attractions that have helped make it one of the region’s most popular tourist destinations, not least its spectacular volcanic shield with lava flows, cinder cones and impressive giant craters.

As you would expect from such a major tourism hub, Puerto Peñasco is blessed with plenty of accommodation options, ranging from humble guest houses through to high-rise luxury hotels. There’s also a liberal sprinkling of charming resorts equipped with a wide rage of amenities – we’ve picked out some of the best below.