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Destination on the Rise: Danzante Bay in Loreto, Mexico

Located about four hours north of La Paz and 200 miles north of Cabo San Lucas lies one of Mexico’s true hidden gems: Loreto. The enchanting seaside town is rich with culture, beautiful colonial architecture, and history dating back to 1697. The only Pueblo Mágico (“magic town,” a special designation from the Mexican government) with an international airport, Loretois catching the eye of discerning travelers forits laid-back energy, lack of crowds, and spectacular natural beauty brimming with wildlife.   

Danzante Bay is a 750-acre master planned resort and residential community on a crescent beach in Loreto, Mexico, where the towering Sierra la Giganta Mountains descend into the Sea of Cortez. The community includes the award-winning Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto hotel and famed TPC Danzante Bay golf course. For guests seeking a longer-term, authentic Mexican lifestyle intertwined with nature and luxury, lots and homes are available for sale in two distinct neighborhoods within Danzante Bay.  

Buyers can choose from four architecturally brilliant home plans from Kevin B. Howard Architects, ranging from three- to six- bedrooms and 2,400 to 4,350+ square feet. Land planning has been thoughtfully designed by Hart Howerton. Sales have been strong with 29 homesites sold, and 16 of those currently finished or under construction. Only a total of 88 home sites will be available in Phase I and II. 

Owners enjoy a private beach club, access to the resort’s fitness facilities and water sports, along with special rates at the spa, restaurants and TPC Danzante Bay golf course.  

Explore The Aquarium of the World: The protected waters of the Loreto Bay National Marine Park are a haven for marine life, including thousands of tropical fish, sea turtles, sea lions, dolphins and whales, making it an ideal location for those who want to explore life undersea. The waters around the islands are crystal clear and hotel-led, scuba, kayaking, snorkeling and island tours offer guests an up-close-and-personal view into the “Galapagos of Mexico.”  

Bucket-List Golf: Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is home to the exceptional TPC Danzante Bay, an 18-hole golf course from world-renowned architect Rees Jones boasting some of the most striking holes in golf. The only TPC course in Mexico, the course is known for high-stakes drama and jaw-dropping visuals.