Around Town

If it’s your first time visiting La Ventana, we've prepared some helpful information to get you started. 

Most businesses in La Ventana accept US dollars. Expect to receive your change back in pesos. Always better to pay with smaller US bills. More and more businesses are accepting credit card payments so bring them along. 


Groceries. Star Market grocery store is just half a mile north of us on the right, sea-side.

Coffee. Check out Kijote Craft Coffee, half a mile north on your right. Or KM0 Cafe-Bar, north about 0.7 miles on your left ( just past Baja Bites tacos & Seafood).


Restaurants. Lots of good options around town. Here are a few of our favorites,

Baja Bites tacos & seafood. The best fish tacos on this side of Baja. 0.7 miles north on your left (just before KM0 Cafe).

Tony's La Ventana. Tasty Pizzas, Salads, and even a pool table up-top under the Palapa. 0.4 miles on the right (just beside Kijote Craft Coffee). 

Moriscos el Rincon Seafood Restaurant. Fresh seafood and tasty Ceviche. About a mile north on your right.

Las Palmas Restaurant. From seafood to the best Fillet mignons in town. 1.5 miles north on the right.

Marlin Azul Restaurant. Tasty platters and generous portions. Seafood to steaks.  About 1.5 miles south on your Left.

Baja Grill. A bit tricky getting there so use your GPS, but worth the drive. Tex-Mex style menu with a great atmosphere. 1.8 miles south on the left side of the road (close to the Bay).


Please note most restaurants close around 9 pm. Sometimes it takes a while for the food to come out, so try and get there early.  


Farmers Market. Local vendors, fresh produce, baked goods, fresh bread, souvenirs…etc. Every Thursday 8 am- 12. North approx. 0.3 miles on the left. 

Local Pharmacy. “Farmacia Del Sargento”, About 0.75 miles north on your left. Well stocked and a doctor is available on-site most times.


ATM Machines at:

Oxxo convenient store. North a little over 0.5 miles on the left. 

Playa Central. Head south 0.75 miles on your left.


Getting here. We are located in Pelican Reef Ventana Resort, just across from Club Cerralvo.


Car Rentals. Here are a couple that received good guest reviews:

     Mex Rent a Car.

     Cactus Rent a Car.


For Shuttle service please contact: 


If you need a shuttle to La Paz for the day, contact Paul at +52 612 281694.