Common Questions about Vacation Rental Homes

When planning a vacation in El Pescadero there are many things to consider and lots of important pieces of information to gather. Let us help you by answering some of our most frequently asked Villas De Cerritos questions! If you don't see the answers to your specific questions, please reach out to our local Big Sky office so we can get you the answers & solutions you need.

Yes, we recommend it. There is a lot to explore in and around Cerritos Beach and Todos Santos. There are amazing beaches, art galleries, great restaurants and more. Your trip will be more enjoyable if you take advantage of being mobile. There are rental car companies at the airport, but you will get better rates if you plan ahead. If you choose not to rent a car, you can take a taxi to/from the airport, or we can get you a certified driver. Keep in mind however, there is limited taxi service in our area. We recommend Cactus Rent a Car at the Los CabosAirport. They charge you what they say they will charge you. They include the max liability of $350,000 or $4 million pesos of liability, they also accept your credit card insurance coverage for damages.
All rental cars include the minium liabilty required by law, they just try to sell you more!

Yes, they are safe. We have a great 4 lane highway from the the airport to Todos Santos, we are at KM 65 . Do use caution at night, live stock does wander into the roadway.

It is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. Cerritos Beach is only 40 miles North of Cabo San Lucas on the Pacific Ocean side.

Yes, on site, Napoli is open year round.You can also drive into town. El Pescadero is 5 minutes away and Todos Santos is 10 minutes away. Both towns have fantastic restaurants!Herbabuenain Pescadero, Carlitos restaurant in Pescadero, and Café Santa Fe, Miguels, Tequila Sunrise, and the Hotel California in Todos Santos. Two new options on Cerritos Beach include Baracuda Cantina and Shaka's Cantina, (two blocks away).

Its back, located a little closer to the Hacienda. The public accesses are open, you can also check out Surf Town, they do accept day guests, (there might be a slight charge).

Yes, there are 2 surf shops at Cerritos beach that rent surf boards for only 20 US dollars a day, as well as some surf wear. Also, there are surf instructors that give private and group lessons. Just let us know and we'll help get you scheduled.

Not a lot, however you can find live music on the weekends at the Hotel California. Other than that, it is pretty quiet up here on the coast. Cabo is just down the road. (35 minute drive from us). Shaka's Cantina has live music during the high season.

Cerritos Beach is the only safe swimming and surfing beach on the Pacific for hundreds of miles. However, like the ocean anywhere, please use caution! Life guards are on dutymost days.

We have all heard the horror stories. Our area of Baja is very safe. What you see in the news, that's Mainland Mexico. We are away and far from the rest of the country. You should always make sure that your valuables are secured and not in plain sight.

Everywhere accepts US dollars. You will get your best exchange rate at bank ATM's, don't forget to let your bank know your travel dates so that they authorize the ATM and credit card charges.

All the major US and Canada cell providers work in Mexico.Please check with your phone company to see if there is anything special you should do before you travel. There may be a Mexican rate plan you can have while you are on your trip. There are also prepay phones you can buy for 30 US dollars with minutes included that you can get from any cell phone company here in town which will work very well, also is very cheap to call the US. You can pick up phones at theTelcel stores, or the local OXXO stores. We have a US / Canada phone in the office that you can use.

There are vegetable stands and grocery stores 5 minutes away in Pescadero and in Todos Santos, 10 minutes away. Brody's neighborhood tienda, is on the left side of the road as you drive in.

Yes, our bungalows have 2 burner stoves and the other units have full stoves. Most units have everything you need to prepare basic meals. (check with the unit listing for more specific details)

Yes, a number of the homes have WiFi in the unit, otherwise it is available at the pool / palapa. (no charge) Please Note: Wi-Fi speeds arelimited in our area, Wi-Fiis subject to availability.

Some units have satellite TV, othess have DVD players, ( large collection of DVD's are in the office), others do not have TV's or DVD players, some stream Netflix. We don't have cable TV.

Yes, traveling from almost any country to Mexico requires a Passport.

We are located right in the middle of 2 international airports: San Jose del Cabo (SJD) and La Paz International airport (LAP). La Paz is a good option but it doesn't have as many flights. Most people fly in to San Jose del Cabo.

Yes, it is definitely a kid friendly resort.

We have a pool and the ocean is safe for kids (always use caution in the ocean), there are surf lessons, boogie boards, horseback riding, ATV and dune boogies, drinking smoothies at the beach club and WiFi.

Todos Santos is known for its art galleries, world class cuisine, its historic mission and regional museum, as well as many boutiques and bookstores. Anything you could possibly want is down the road in Cabo where there is a great nightlife, discos, fishing, golf, fine dining, snorkeling, and shopping malls. You can find organic grocery stores (with items for diet restrictions), as well as Starbucks, Costco and Walmart.

Sunscreen, bathing suit, sunglasses, a hat, sandals, shorts and t-shirts, camera, a good book and maybe your laptop. Bring casual clothing. For girls, shorts and summer dresses work great. For the cooler evenings, a sweater is a good idea; even the nicer restaurants are always semi casual. Just pack for the perfect summer day.

We are pet friendly, but prior approval is needed by the individual unit owner, unless the unit already allows in the property listing. All pets must be one leash. If a pet is allowed by an owner, guests may only have ONE pet.

In the past we were on a generator, the power company now delivers our electric power. But, not not un like other remote areas in Baja, we can experience short interruptions during stormy weather. The outage susually last from 1 -3 hours. We do have a generator for the areas around pool palapa.

If you are looking for an all night party scene, we are not the place for you, Quiet time is from 10:00 pm- 8:00 am.

The villas offers travel insurance, we encourage everyone purchase it. We the ever changing travel restrictions, we want you to have some piece of mind. Here is the link, it also is an option during the check out process. You can use this link for insurance for any travel destinations.

In accordance with health authority requirements, face masks / covering and social distancing is required while in public. Beach access is curerntly restricted in BCS, but they are OPEN.The VdC has implemented these guidlines at the villas. Your tempurature will be taken at arrival. Pool and hot tub capacity restrictions are currently in place. All these measures are in place to keep you our guests, staff and owners safe. Face Coverings are require in public both indoors and outdoors while outside of your 'residence'. Please respect the rules and help stop the spread. At the villas you do not need wear your face mask while swimming or using the hot tub, or sitting at your table / lounge chair by the pool. If you are not with your family unit face coverings are required in public.

COVID Testing:
several countries now require testing prior to return travel. Canada currently requires it, and the USA requires it. H Plus Hospital in San Jose offers the testingH Plus Hospital Link The Pure Cabo website also has a linkPure Cabo LinkCabo Visitors link This link has more details on the differences of the requirements between both countries. St Jude's Clinic in Todos Santos are offering tests. They have the PCR test, Antigen test and Antibody test. Appointments are neededSt Judes clinic. From all research we have done, it appears the PCR tests are sent to labs in La Paz and only work during the week. Close coordination with your test center is crucile for the proper timing of your test. We have been able to confirm that Antigen test ( the one required for returning to the USA) is avalable at Los Cabos(SJD) Airport. $25 dolares per test for international travelers.