Rosarito is a coastal resort city in the Mexican state of Baja California located about ten miles south of the U.S. border in Rosarito Seaside Municipality. Often mistakenly known as Rosarito Seaside due to the fact of the nicely–known Rosarito Seaside Hotel, the town of Rosarito is a single portion of the municipality named Playas de Rosarito (“Beaches of Rosarito”).
Its beaches, latina escorts and dance clubs are a well-liked destination for younger men and women from the United States for the duration of the Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends. Rosarito Seaside is the seat of the municipality of Rosarito Seaside. The city is the second largest in the Tijuana metropolitan spot and southern beach city of the San Diego–Tijuana global metropolitan region.
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 place Delegado (Mayor) much more than any other politician in Rosarito. Rene, a prominent businessman, aided develop Rosarito from a ranch to a town which later grew to become a city. When Rene was not able to serve his men and women any longer he chose as his successor Hugo Torres Chabert, a friend and proprietor of Hotel Rosarito. In September 1996, James Cameron’s production crew moved to the newly built Fox Baja Studios in Rosarito, exactly where a full scale RMS Titanic had been constructed for the 1997 movie, in which Fox acquired forty acres of waterfront south of Rosarito Seaside.