San Antonio del Mar is located a couple of kilometers south of Real del Mar, between Playas de Tijuana and Rosarito. This is nice gated community, right on the Ocean. There is a nice park at the entrance, several very good restaurants, and a nearby convenience store. There are two entrances, and both have security guards that all cars must check in with. A nice club house is available for the residents with tennis courts, pool, and access to the beach.
San Antonio del Mar is an oceanfront community which is actually a private subdivision with 24-hour security. It has its own on and off ramps from the toll road, making travel to both Rosarito and the United States very easy.
This neighborhood has over 800 homes and features cobblestone streets throughout. The residents include a combination of Mexicans, Americans, and vacationers. As there are many people living full-time in this community, it's easy to get to know your neighbors.
San Antonio del Mar also has many great amenities. There are swimming pools and a tennis court. On the north end, there is a nice spacious park with grass and landscaping located next to the security entrance, an excellent play area for children. There is a huge ramp going down to the beach.
San Antonio del Mar also has a commercial area inside its limits with a good variety of stores and restaurants. Just outside of the community, there is an OXXO and many other stores and restaurants.
There are 2 surf spots in Baja Norte called San Antonio Del Mar. The break near Tijuana is an exposed beach break. Best in the fall or winter months. Shifting sandbars and swell change the ideal tide conditions. Best on a west swell. San Antonio Del Mar near Tijuana can get crowded when the surf is up. There are left and right-hand waves.