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What's Ensenada like for family-friendly vacations?
The relaxing destination of Ensenada is a great choice if you’ve been considering a vacation with the kids. The entertainment and cafés are just a few things that make this an attractive spot for a family vacation. Take to the air and fly into General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ), which is located 52.1 mi (83.9 km) from the center of Ensenada.
What's the best accommodation for a family trip to Ensenada?
Estero Beach Hotel & Resort is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a private beach and a children’s pool. Other good choices to stay with the kids include Quintas Papagayo and Hacienda Bajamar Golf Resort.
How many family-friendly hotels can I expect to find in Ensenada?
Expedia has 35 hotels in Ensenada that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the weather like in Ensenada?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 69°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 57°F. Average annual precipitation for Ensenada is 10 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Ensenada?
While you and your family are visiting Ensenada, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as First Street, Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos, and Avenida Ruiz. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Vid y El Vino Museum and Riviera Cultural Center.

Best Ensenada Family Hotels

Rancho Toros Pintos
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Carretera El Tigre-Guadalupe Km 10, Ensenada, Valle de Guadalupe, BC
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, playground, bicycle rentals
Travelers say...

"Beautiful property with really friendly staff. My whole family enjoyed the scenery and the property. The property had so much character and beautiful views. The area was very private so it made my family feel at home. Staff would check up to see if we needed anything and also recommended us to a ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

Rancho Toros Pintos
Scenic Views, Beautiful Apartment 5 min From Wine Country!
Great for families
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Families like: kitchen, washer and dryer
Muy buena ubiación y el departamento muy acogedor

"El dueño super amable, nos contactamos por teléfono y me envió la unicación del lugar. De esta forma fue fácil llegar."…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2018

Scenic Views, Beautiful Apartment 5 min From Wine Country!
Beach Front Casita With a lot of Charm Inside the Gated Community of La Salina
Great for families
5/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, on the beach, games and toys, washer and dryer
Lovely beach property

"Great house , beach and management. The weather those days wasn’t what we hoped but looking forward to returning. Really a perfect house for us and the biggest beach I have ever been on!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2019

Beach Front Casita With a lot of Charm Inside the Gated Community of La Salina
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Fantastic Condo # 2- Close to the Beach! Short Drive to Downtown Ensenada!
Great for families
The price is $120 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, washer and dryer
Perfect

"The condo was perfect for our stay getting dentistry. Beautiful gated community at the top of the Hill. Safe place for our car with all our things and comfortable beds. We’ll come back"…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

Fantastic Condo # 2- Close to the Beach! Short Drive to Downtown Ensenada!
Scenic Views, Beautiful Apartment 5 min From Wine Country!
Great for families
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, washer and dryer
Other than a few sets of stairs it had all that was promised

"Owners nice and friendly enough my family and I enjoyed our stay"…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2018

Scenic Views, Beautiful Apartment 5 min From Wine Country!
Hotel Coral And Marina
Great for families
4 out of 5
Carretera Escenica Km 103 No 3421, Zona Playitas, Ensenada, BC
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The price is $136 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (886 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, kids club, playground, babysitting
Travelers say...

"It’s a great hotel, safe, and the staff is incredible. I would definitely recommend this hotel to any family trying to go in a little getaway."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Hotel Coral And Marina
Rancho El Parral
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Carretera El Tigre, KM 4, San Antonio de las Minas, Valle de Guadalupe, BC
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The price is $136 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.4/5Excellent! (46 reviews)
Families like: playground, game room, bicycle rentals, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"Service was great. The Staff extremely attentive. Beautiful hacienda style accommodations. You are walking distance to Rondo del Valle a marvelous winery. Great choice if you are visiting Valle de Guadalupe, Baja California's wine country."…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Rancho El Parral
Fantastic Condo #1- New Apt.! Close to Beach, Great Views from 4th Floor!
Great for families
The price is $120 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (10 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, washer and dryer
Great host and location of property

"We loved this place it had everything we needed for our little vacation. Thank you Axa!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2019

Fantastic Condo #1- New Apt.! Close to Beach, Great Views from 4th Floor!
Estero Beach Hotel & Resort
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Playas del Estero S/N, Ensenada, BC
The price is $144 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.2/5Excellent! (981 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, playground, on the beach, outdoor tennis courts
Travelers say...

"I loved the service and the view the customer service was excellent. The toilet plugged up everyday otherwise everything was good. The restaurant was excellent"…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Estero Beach Hotel & Resort
Corona Hotel & Spa
Great for families
3 out of 5
Blvd. Lázaro Cárdenas #1442, Ensenada, BC
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The price is $81 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.2/5Excellent! (431 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, laundry
Travelers say...

"Good service,clean room i like hotel corano because is a family hotel."…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Corona Hotel & Spa
Quintas Papagayo
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
Km. 108 Tij-Ens, Zona Playitas, Ensenada, BC
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4.1/5Very Good! (883 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach
Travelers say...

"Just awesome."…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Quintas Papagayo
Hotel Casa del Sol
Great for families
3 out of 5
BLANCARTE 122, ZONA CENTRO, Ensenada, BC
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The price is $69 per night from Dec 19 to Dec 20
4.1/5Very Good! (97 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"It felt like old mexican hacienda,was very peacefull loved the energy .... Defenetly going back ;)"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Hotel Casa del Sol
Hacienda Bajamar Golf Resort
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Km 77.5 Ensenada-Tijuana Scenic Toll Rd, Salsipuedes, BC
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The price is $55 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.1/5Very Good! (644 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, bicycle rentals, laundry
Travelers say...

"Very clean and sanitary! Gorgeous place, great getaway for these difficult times."…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Hacienda Bajamar Golf Resort
Cute Oceanfront Home With Amazing View!
Great for families
3.9/5Good! (10 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cribs
Great Stay

"Comfortable, spacious a great communal living room/kitchen. Wonderful sound of the ocean waves and a calm neighborhood. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2019

Cute Oceanfront Home With Amazing View!
Hotel Boutique Valle de Guadalupe
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Camino de los Ranchos #1, Parcela 7, Valle de Guadalupe, BC
The price is $100 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3.8/5Good! (506 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, bicycle rentals
Travelers say...

"Really nice facilities. The restaurant staff was very attentive and their breakfast was really good."…"

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

Hotel Boutique Valle de Guadalupe
Bottega Hotel Boutique
2.5 out of 5
Km 82.5, Carretera 3, Ensenada–Tecate, Valle de Guadalupe, BC
The price is $86 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
3.7/5Good! (76 reviews)
Small piece of paradise

"I love the hotel. Staff was nice and very accommodating. The place was perfect for a couple that wants a relaxing getaway without having to deal with too many people. Very peaceful and close to all the bigger wineries."…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Bottega Hotel Boutique
San Nicolas Hotel and Casino
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Primera & Guadalupe s/n, Ensenada, BC
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The price is $85 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.5/5Good! (858 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travelers say...

"Todo fabuloso!! todo limpio y mucho espacio. La alberca lo mejor!!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

San Nicolas Hotel and Casino
Casa Emilio
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Crta sauzal de rodriguez-Tecate km 96, Ensenada, BC
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2.8/5 (4 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, extra beds/cribs
Lied to us! Don't stay here!

"Don't stay here! We booked this place months in advance. They lied and said our reservation was canceled."…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2017

Casa Emilio
Hotel Sausalito
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
Colinas de Riverside #190, Fracc. Colinas del Mar, Ensenada, BC
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The price is $45 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
2.5/5 (171 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, kitchen
Travelers say...

"The ONLY good thing about this property is its location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Hotel Sausalito
Cabaña Toros Pintos
Great for families
3 out of 5
Carretera El Tigre, Guadalupe Km 10, Ensenada, Rancho San Marcos S/N, Valle de Guadalupe, BC
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1/5 (1 review)
Families like: kitchen, playground, babysitting, bicycle rentals
No signage, no people to greet us, no telephone, ?

"I think I found my hotel/private home, but loose dogs made it impossible for me to ever know. Drove all the way back to LA."…"

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2017

Cabaña Toros Pintos
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

Hotel Coral And Marina
4 out of 5
Carretera Escenica Km 103 No 3421, Zona Playitas, Ensenada, BC
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The price is $136 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (886 reviews)

"It’s a great hotel, safe, and the staff is incredible. I would definitely recommend this hotel to any family trying to go in a little getaway."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Hotel Coral And Marina
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

San Nicolas Hotel and Casino
3.5 out of 5
Primera & Guadalupe s/n, Ensenada, BC
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The price is $85 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.5/5Good! (858 reviews)

"Todo fabuloso!! todo limpio y mucho espacio. La alberca lo mejor!!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

San Nicolas Hotel and Casino
Vinophiliac Wine Lover's Retreat
3 out of 5
Rancho San Marcos, Camino Vecinal S/N, Valle de Guadalupe, BC
The price is $119 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
4/5Very Good! (22 reviews)
Understated Excellence...

"Very comfortable with a cozy feel of far away yet close enough to rural ejidos for food, drink and sundries. Hospitality A Plus, much personal care reflects in this great little hideaway. We will definitely return and do highly recommend VinoPhiliac in the Guadalupe Valley. Thanks again, Ann..!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Vinophiliac Wine Lover's Retreat
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Where Should We Stay in Ensenada?

The relaxing destination of Ensenada is a great choice if you've been considering a vacation with the kids. The entertainment and cafés are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Take to the air and fly into Tijuana, Baja California Norte (TIJ-General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl.), which is located 52.1 mi (83.9 km) from the city center. Ensenada has 37 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding on a place to stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Quintas Papagayo - Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 2.5-star hotel.

Hacienda Bajamar Golf Resort - Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. This 3.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its comfy beds.

Beach Bungalow: Enjoy all Baja Offers - Offers in-room kitchens. Guests like the central location at this vacation home.

Fantastic & Cozy new Apartment Close to the Beach No. 1 - Features free parking, free breakfast, and free WiFi. The clean rooms and central location make this 3.5-star bed & breakfast popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Ensenada?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Ensenada.

  • Hottest months: September, August, July, and October, with an average temperature of 75°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, November, and February, with an average temperature of 48°F
  • Driest months: June, May, September, and August, with an average rainfall of 0 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 1.87 inches

What Should We See and Do in Ensenada?

While you and your family are visiting Ensenada, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos and State Center for the Arts. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Riviera Cultural Center and Caracol Museum.

Ensenada is also known for its:
  • Seafood
  • Cafés
  • Fishing
  • Live music
  • Entertainment

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