Ranch is located 7 miles north of the town of San Felipe, Baja California,
Mexico. Only 120 miles from the US, El Dorado Ranch is an easy 2 hour
drive across the border. The Ranch serves as a vacation and retirement
resort development like no other in the Baja.
over 35,000 acres of land, El Dorado Ranch is the largest ranch in the
Baja offering its owners and guest unparalleled recreation and breathtaking
scenery. From our own beach one can walk for miles along white sand
without worrying about crowds. The neighboring mountains offer a 270
degree panorama views of majestic peaks, one of which is over 10,000
feet in elevation. The air is clean, the land is pristine, and the recreational
opportunities are abound.
Developer, Pat Butler, made U.S./Mexico history by privatizing El
Dorado Ranch. Never before had the government authorized such a large
land transaction to occur with an American developer. Nonetheless, the
Mexican Government realized the Ranch’s track record of environmentally
friendly development which certainly helped in granting the transaction.
El Dorado Ranch boasts the largest solar community and the largest straw
bale home construction community in North America. Our environmentally
sensitive approach to development is viewed by many as a model of sustainable
the Ranch offers highly affordable real estate and vacation opportunity. Home sites with both sea and mountain views start at under $25,000.
Home construction costs are as little as $90 per square foot. Combining
the low cost of development with the low cost of living and it’s
no wonder more people are looking at El Dorado Ranch as an option to
U.S. localities. Our sister community, La Ventana del Mar, offers beachfront
condos and golf course home sites. If you are interested in learning
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is also San Felipe’s premier vacation resort. Boasting San Felipe’s
first and only golf course, our 18-hole
championship golf course, Las Caras de Mexico (Faces of Mexico) offers
golfers a round of golf like no other. Several on site restaurants,
a beach and tennis club, off
road vehicle rentals, guided desert tours, and a lot more guarantee
enough activity for the entire family. The Ranch offers hotel
accommodations and rental
homes, and in short, the widest variety of accommodations to suite its guests.
Additionally, first time visitors can experience El Dorado Ranch with
one of our very best priced travel packages. Click
to learn more.