Rosarito is a coastal resort city in the Mexican state of Baja California positioned about 10 miles south of the U.S. border in Rosarito Beach Municipality. Often mistakenly referred to as Rosarito Beach because of the properly–recognized Rosarito Beach Hotel, the town of Rosarito is 1 portion of the municipality named Playas de Rosarito (“Beaches of Rosarito”).
Its beaches, latina escorts and dance clubs are a popular location for younger folks from the United States in the course of the Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends. Rosarito Beach is the seat of the municipality of Rosarito Beach. The city is the 2nd biggest in the Tijuana metropolitan region and southern beach city of the San Diego–Tijuana international metropolitan area.
It is the westernmost municipal seat in Mexico, somewhat farther west than neighboring Tijuana, which lies inland to its north-northeast. As of 2010, the city had a population of 65,278.
Rosarito has historically been centered on tourism and Rosarito escorts. It began with the Ortiz family’s establishment of Rene’s (Bar, Restaurant, Trailer Park and Motel) in 1925. Rene served his town holding the position Delegado (Mayor) more than any other politician in Rosarito. Rene, a prominent businessman, assisted create Rosarito from a ranch to a town which later grew to become a city. When Rene was not ready to serve his folks any longer he chose as his successor Hugo Torres Chabert, a pal and owner of Hotel Rosarito. In September 1996, James Cameron’s production group moved to the newly built Fox Baja Studios in Rosarito, where a complete scale RMS Titanic had been constructed for the 1997 film, in which Fox acquired 40 acres of waterfront south of Rosarito Beach.