San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico

San Carlos, Mexico: Where The Desert Meets The Sea


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San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico is located on the Sea of Cortez approximately 250 miles South of Nogales, AZ. This resort town is one of the main attractions in the State of Sonora and offers something for everyone.  If you’re looking for beautiful white sand beaches, fishing, diving, kayaking, snorkeling, windsurfing, kite-boarding, hiking, horseback-riding, or just plain old fashion relaxing, San Carlos is the place for you!

San Carlos has 2 marinas with paved launch ramps, dry storage facilities, complete marine repair and maintenance services, fuel docks and reasonable rates for slip rental.

Scuba diving draws many people to San Carlos.  With over 800 species of marine life, water temperatures that exceed 80 degrees in the summer and visibility up to 100+ feet, San Carlos is a diving destination for scuba enthusiasts.

There are plenty of restaurants to choose from in the area.  If you’re looking for a great taco stand, it doesn’t get any better than JJ’s Tacos.  If you’re looking for something a little more up-scale, check out Blackies or Bonifacio’s.  For something more moderately priced, check out Marvida (great craft beer!) or Los Arbolito’s.

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Find the perfect house, casita or condo for rent or purchase:

Playa Blanca Beachfront Condominiums:  Looking to rent in San Carlos?  Click Here for more information.  Looking to purchase in San Carlos?  Click Here for more information.
Casa De AmigosSan Carlos, Mexico Rental Homes and Houses; “CASA DE AMIGOS” offers you a wide range of properties for rent, from small casitas and condos to a true Mexican hacienda.  Click Here for more information.
Beach Vacation San Carlos – You can choose from small casitas, condos, typical Mexican homes, as well as luxury beach front homes and condos.  Click Here for more information.
Coldwell Banker Encantado Realty – Whether you are a buyer looking for a second home, vacation rental, or retirement destination or a seller trying to make a change in your real estate investment, Encantado Realty is ready to help.  Click Here for more information.
Seaside Realty (Long Realty) – Seaside Realty is a full service real estate office devoted to professional representation to their clients.  Seaside Realty offers both vacation rentals and residential homes for sale.  Click Here for more information.