Rosarito is a coastal resort city in the Mexican state of Baja California found about ten miles south of the U.S. border in Rosarito Seaside Municipality. Often mistakenly called Rosarito Seaside simply because of the effectively–recognized Rosarito Seaside Hotel, the town of Rosarito is a single element of the municipality named Playas de Rosarito (“Seashores of Rosarito”).
Its seashores, latina escorts and dance clubs are a well-known destination for young folks from the United States in the course 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 area and southern seaside city of the San Diego–Tijuana global metropolitan area.
It is the westernmost municipal seat in Mexico, slightly 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 started 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) far 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 in a position to serve his folks any longer he chose as his successor Hugo Torres Chabert, a pal and proprietor of Hotel Rosarito. In September 1996, James Cameron’s production team moved to the newly constructed Fox Baja Studios in Rosarito, in which a complete scale RMS Titanic had been constructed for the 1997 movie, in which Fox acquired 40 acres of waterfront south of Rosarito Seaside.