Apr 202012
San Carlos Plaza pool San Carlos Plaza Hotel
Location: the hotel is located on the water, on Paseo Mar Barmejo Norte. The pool overlooks the sea.
Cost: 250 pesos per adult and 150 pesos per child, for a day pass, which allows access to the pool and facilities at the hotel.  This pass can be used as a credit towards food and/or drinks at any of the restaurants at the hotel. Buy your day pass from an employee at the reception desk at the front of the hotel.
Amenities: restrooms, pool-side palapa restaurant, umbrellas for shade, small weight room, free wifi, jacuzzi. The pool is very child friendly with many shallow areas, a slide and a waterfall. Beachfront, there are several kinds of water-craft for rent, including kayaks and sail boats. There are plenty of lounge chairs around the pool and on the beach.

Marina Terra Marinaterra Beach Club
Location: the beach club is located on the water, at the end of the road Blvd. S. Carlos. The pool is right off the beach.
Cost: 100 pesos for a day use pass for adults, and 50 pesos for a child under 12
Hours: Wednesday to Sunday; from 9am – 7pm
Amenities: restrooms, pool-side palapa restaurant. There is a shallow area for children. Paddle boats are for rent at the beach and occasionally kayaks too. There are lounge chairs around the pool and on the beach.  There are also shaded palapas on the beach.

Golf Course Club House at the Golf Course
Location: on Paseo de los Yaquis.
Cost: 80 pesos per day.  Buy your pass from any of the servers at the La Palapa restaurant.
Amenities: restrooms, pool-side bar, restaurant, lounge chairs. Nice view of golf course and out to sea. You don’t have to be a member to buy a day pass or to eat at La Palapa restaurant.

el mar pool El Mar Restaurant
Location:  beside El Mar restaurant, from the main street (Blvd. Manlio Fabio Beltrones) towards La Posada hotel and beach
Cost: 100 pesos per day pass to use the pool; this 100 pesos pass can be used as a credit towards any food and/or drinks at the restaurant.
Hours: Open every day from 8am – 9pm.  Buy your pass from any of the servers in the restaurant.
Amenities: restrooms, tables, chairs, umbrellas, lounge chairs, restaurant. An outdoor bar is coming soon.  Bring your own towels.  Available for parties.  Nice view of the Sea of Cortez and the Posada beach.

Athletic Club Athleticlub San Carlos
Location: the Athleticlub San Carlos is located on Avenida 3.
Cost: 100 pesos for a day use pass, which allows access to the pool and all the gym facilities except for Pilates Reformer class.  Many longer term options too.
Hours: Monday to Friday: 6am – 9pm; Saturday: 8am – 3pm; Closed Sunday.
Amenities: restrooms; table, chairs, lounge chairs, pool-side restaurant. There is a shallow area for children. Several lounge chairs around the pool. The day use pass gives you entrance to the whole club, so before taking a dip, you can join an exercise class and use the weight room. Check the pool schedule, as some classes such as water aerobics may be in session.  Bring your own towel. Available for parties.

San Carlos gym Pool San Carlos Gym
Location: on the road towards Loma del Mar (the paved road into the Ranchitos)
Cost: 50 pesos per person to use the pool; or 500 pesos per month which includes use of the pool and all other gym facilities (not including pickleball). Multi-pass cards are also available.
Hours:  Monday to Friday: 6am – 7pm; Saturday: 7am – 1pm; Closed Sunday unless previous arrangements have been made.
Amenities: restrooms, tables, benches, lounge chairs.  There is a shallow area for children. This is one of the larger public pools available in town.  Bring your own towels, snacks, and drinks.  There is private access from the side so you do not have to enter the gym.  Available for parties.  BBQ area available for a minimum group of 40, or hot dogs/hamburgers provided for a small fee.