Whether it’s your first time looking for a warm and windy winter getaway or it’s been a while since you’ve given the Baja lifestyle a spin, La Ventana’s blue skies and reliable winds make it one of the best winter destinations in North America. With clock-like thermal winds coming from the North, La Ventana is one of the surest bets for non-stop kiteboarding action between October and March. Combining the small town charm of a fishing village with expanded tourist infrastructure, this winter kite destination offers world-class kiteboarding teaching conditions and plenty of no-wind activities from perusing artisanal farmer’s markets to endless mountain biking trails, spearfishing and hiking adventures. With an incredibly easy approach, La Ventana is accessed through direct flights to Cabo and an easy drive to the beaches at the base of the Cacachilas mountains. With something for everyone, especially the kite-obsessed, La Ventana has evolved into an international destination the still has a local small town feel.
Whether you’re looking for a room in the heart of the action, a fully equipped casita for the family, or a luxury boutique getaway – below you will find our favorite accommodations in La Ventana that will set you up right in the middle of La Ventana’s iconic wind window.
WINDY BAJA VACATIONS AT PELICAN REEF
Breezy homes and casitas with gorgeous views, all fully equipped, are available at the Pelican Reef beachfront resort in La Ventana, offered by WindyBaja Vacations. A variety of lodging options will accommodate singles and groups. Each property offers full access to the resort’s private beach and patio areas. Snorkeling gear, SUP boards and kayaks are all included in your stay. Kite school lessons and private excursions, including snorkeling, fishing and scuba are available, as well as nearby mountain biking trails.
Every day in La Ventana is a good day. Start your mornings off right with our rooftop yoga, then wander to the cafe to get a cup of the best local coffee and a delicious breakfast. As the wind comes up head to the beach and get together with like-minded enthusiasts, go for a kite or get a lesson (kite/wing/foil) at our beachfront school. Afterwards head to the bar to try one of our in-house craft beers or a margarita and polish it off with an incredible dinner and good chats. Baja Joe’s is one of the most established and popular resorts in La Ventana because we love it here, and want to share that with you.
TODO BIEN HOTEL & VILLAS
Treat yourself and enjoy La Ventana in style. Todo Bien includes eleven spacious, well-furnished rooms and three 3-bedroom villas. Room features include private terraces, king beds, quality linens, natural bath products and jaw-dropping views. Resort amenities include a cozy bar and restaurant, private beach access with a great launch, launch/landing support, swimming pool, hot tub, fire-pit, outdoor palapa living room, ping-pong, fiber-optic internet wired to each room and more. The Todo Bien team has been fully vaccinated and follow all standard Covid precautions.
With a large beach launch/land area directly in front of the property, Ventana Windsports offers 13 one or two-bedroom cabana options in a peaceful upscale setting adorned with palms, giant cacti and tropical flowers with hammocks and lounge chairs scattered throughout the property just steps away from the best beach in La Ventana. New this season is a large infinity pool, a new Jacuzzi plus pool bar and cafe and a fire pit/lounge area close to the beach where you can watch all the action! Guests will enjoy healthy, fresh meals at Coya’s, the oceanfront restaurant overlooking the bay. Resort-wide Covid 19 protocols are in place. Lodging packages include breakfast, lunch, WiFi and use of SUP boards, kayaks and cruiser bikes. Alas Del Mar is our onsite full-service rental and instruction sports center for kite, windsurf, wingfoil and mountain biking.
Warm, welcoming and knowledgeable about all things related to Baja, Palapas Ventana is like your second family. Guest reviews consistently rave about the accommodating staff and quality of food along with excellent excursions and instruction. Experience snorkeling, scuba diving, kiteboarding, fishing, SUPing, hiking, spearfishing, whale shark swimming, and gray whale tours. Lodging includes breakfast and lunch at our restaurant bar that overlooks the beach just above the semi-private launch/land area. Each casita has its own private covered patio with an ocean view.
Once you unlock the door to the La Ventana experience, you will find there’s something for everyone. Tkb staff have been traveling to La Ventana for nearly two decades and we still can’t get enough of the Sea of Cortez experience.