2+ nights
Private rooms

An undiscovered paradise

"Come live the true spirit of Baja California. Enjoy the raw natural beauty of this unique place, experience its vibrant culture, explore the surroundings in one of our adventures and surf the amazing long waves in one of the breaks near Scorpion Bay."

The surf

Peak swell
Variable swell

Our most consistent months for surf are June, July and August. As you move away from those months, the surf gets less consistent and December and January are our least consistent months. However, it is impossible to predict Mother Nature and there is always a chance for scoring good breaks.

The lodge

San Juanico is a coastal city that offers the authentic "Baja Spirit" experience. This is the perfect place for travelers looking for amazing surf, peace and quiet amidst the beauty of nature. The town has a vibrant culture and lots of adventure options to explore the unique beauty of the surroundings of this unique village.

Our Hotel is located inside the pueblo of San Juanico and is two blocks from First Point, the most family-friendly beach. It is approximately a 20-minute walk to Second Point, where most surfers reside.

Our hotel has a common area that includes televisions with cable channels, a reading library, bonfire pit, BBQ, and foosball table, and the amenties and services include 24-hour on-site management, wi-fi, free continental breakfast, secured parking, air conditioning, hot showers, surfboard and SUP board rentals, beach equipment rental, special trips including fishing, restaurant and bar.


The restaurant is currently serving continental breakfast for guests of the hotel between 8 am and 10 am. The restaurant will otherwise be open on a limited basis with a limited menu. If you have a group of 10 or more people, please contact our office for more details.

Surf & other activities

The amazing surf is what attracts lots of travelers to Scorpion Bay as this is famous for the perfect peeling wave - ideal for longboards. San Juanico has a lot more to offer and it is possible to organize different expeditions during your stay at the Scorpion Bay Hotel, such as fishing with a local, shark tooth exploration, prehistoric rock explorations, and horseback rides, whale tours, and of course, surf lessons.

Getting there
The closest commercial airport to Scorpion Bay is the Loreto Airport and it is approximately a 3 to 3.5-hour drive. Only two... read more
The closest commercial airport to Scorpion Bay is the Loreto Airport and it is approximately a 3 to 3.5-hour drive. Only two operators fly out of Loreto: Alaska Airlines (for direct international flights) and Calafia Airlines (for domestic flights t... read more

San Juanico offers the ‘true spirit of Baja’ and is the perfect setting to experience true peace and quiet amidst the raw beauty of nature. Though quaint, San Juanico provides the same vibrant culture and adventure as the rest of the Baja peninsula in a more tranquil environment.

At the end of a long day at the beach, head back to Scorpion Bay Hotel and enjoy a siesta in the garden.

Our staff at scorpion bay hotel isn't just our staff​, they are our family. This is their home and they want to share all it offers. When you're staying at the hotel, say hello and get to know these amazing people.

Languages: English, Spanish
Response rate: 100%
Response time: Within 9 hours

4.50 · 1 review

United States of America
Avid surfer, Jul 2022
Great food, kind people great surf…what more could you ask for! Definitely returning
Great food, kind people great surf…what more could you ask for! Definitely returning
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What's included?
Accommodation & continental breakfast.
What's not included?
Flights, travel insurance, airport transfers, lunch and dinner, activities, and surf equipment.
What's the cancellation policy?
Cancel and get a full refund within 48 hours of purchase, or at least 90 days before the trip starts.