Todos Santos

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About Todos Santos

Sand, sunshine, cobblestone streets, mango and papaya trees - come to Todos Santos before the developers move in! A charming and quirky seaside village with a colourful mix of surfers, New Age hippies and local fishermen, the town is the perfect place to go for a romantic seaside escape. Teeming with art galleries, artisan shops, chic boutiques and gourmet restaurants, the town and area is defined by its organic farms, unforgettable handmade textiles, sublime sunsets and elegant, untouched colonial architecture. Whether you're unwinding at a yoga session by the beach, learning how to surf, exploring abandoned fishing ports inhabited by sea lions or relaxing in the shade of a palm tree, you will fall in love with Todos Santos. The best places to stay in Todos Santos range from chic (but cheap) surfer accomodation to luxurious contemporary hotels. 

What not to miss

  • Book a surfing lesson with the Mario Surf School!
  • Sunbathe on the beach in the shade of a palm tree. 
  • Unwind with a yoga sesson at sunset... 
  • Hike the Sierra de la Laguna mountain range! 
  • Climb to the top of Punta Lobos, an abandoned port where sea lions roam... 
  • Check out the artisan shops and local jewellers! 

Laid-back, picturesque, sunny and effortlessly cool, Todos Santos is great for surfers, backpackers and couples alike. Find out more by browsing our list of the best places to stay in Todos Santos! 

The best places to stay in Todos Santos 

Cool contemporary

  • Boasting a divine location on the coast of Todos Santos, Hotel San Cristobal offers beach chic accommodation. Enjoy a fusion of Mexican and Mediterranean cuisine at the Benno restaurant or grab a bite to eat at the Pool Bar. A dreamy spot for a couples beach retreat!

Value for money

  • The Hotelito is a colourful delight of a property set amidst rolling hills and just minutes from the beach. Chic rooms feature muslin draped beds, contemporary art and large terraces complete with a hammock. A tranquil pool provides the ideal spot to soak up some rays. Ideal for completely unwinding.

Colonial heritage

  • The Todos Santos Inn is located in central Todos Santos, a short distance from the beach. It features elegantly decorated colonial-style accommodation, a pool and a restaurant that serves up absolutely wonderful Mexican cuisine-a must visit! A smart and unfussy spot.

For an apartment or villa

  • Our partner Booking.com has a wide range of villas and apartments in the nearby area. 

Travel information

  • The best time to travel is during the summer, when the temperature ranges between March and May, when there is the least rainfall, and when the temperature reaches highs of up to 32 degrees! 
  • Fly to La Paz Airport, (taking flights from 20 US cities), and book a 1 hour taxi ride to Todos Santos. 
  • If you want to rent a car, contact our partner Rentalcars.  

Still not sure?

Best Hotels in Todos Santos

  • The Hotelito 4 rooms from £69

    Todos Santos (B.C.S.)

    A colourful delight of a property set amidst rolling hills and just minutes from the beach. Chic rooms feature muslin draped beds, contemporary art and large terraces complete with a hammock. A tranquil pool provides the ideal spot to soak up some rays. Ideal for completely unwinding.

    Value chic  -  A boho-chic property that comes in at a very reasonable price.
    Surfing  -  The nearby Todos Santos has perfect conditions for surfing.
    Sailing  -  Search for whales between the months of November-March.
    Birdwatching  -  Spot herons, frigatebirds, hummingbirds and orioles.
    Recommended by  -  I Escape
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  • The Todos Santos Inn 8 rooms from £150

    Todos Santos (Centro)

    This charming inn is located in central Todos Santos, a short distance from the beach. It features elegantly decorated colonial-style accommodation, a pool and a restaurant that serves up absolutely wonderful Mexican cuisine-a must visit! A smart and unfussy spot.

    Total relaxation  -  Enjoy the inn's quiet atmosphere, go for long walks on the beach or take part in the open yoga classes put on around town
    Beach Life  -  Head down to the beach and spend your days sunbathing or swimming in the sea
    Sights nearby  -  Todos Santos has no fewer than 15 art galleries and most are within walking distance from the inn
    Traditional
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  • Hotel San Cristobal 32 rooms from £222

    Todos Santos (Carretera Federal N°19, Km 54+800)

    Boasting a divine location on the coast of Todos Santos, Hotel San Cristobal offers beach chic accommodation. Enjoy a fusion of Mexican and Mediterranean cuisine at the Benno restaurant or grab a bite to eat at the Pool Bar. A dreamy spot for a couples beach retreat!

    Sights nearby  -  Head over to the wild Baja 1000 - a fantastic spectacle, not just for race lovers and petrolheads!
    Surfing  -  Since the 60's, Todos Santos has been a notorious chill spot for surfers
    Great walks  -  Head off hiking to the nearby Sierra De La Laguna mountain range
    Restrictions on children  -  Children over 12 are welcomed
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