Hi, I am Stasya aka La Rusa.
Me and my partner , Mike , are the owners of this small magical bed and breakfast. We live here in Barra de Potosi most of the year, and hopefully will have a chance to personally greet you and welcome you to Hacienda la Rusa.
The rhythms of our bed and breakfast revolve around peace, zen, happiness, animal welfare and green practices: rescuing, sterilizations, recycling, using renewable resources as much as possible, minimizing our environmental impact in every decision we make, supporting and interacting with the local community.
Barra de Potosi is a rural, rustic and authentic mexican fishing village, 30 minutes and a world away from the major resort city of Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo. Barra de Potosi is remote, basic and simple; the right place for a visitor with a taste for a cultural adventure and untouched natural beauty!
Barra de Potosi beach Playa Blanca is a beautiful 10 miles long stretch of yellow sand. Barra de Potosi lagoon is a sanctuary with over 200 species of birds, insects, lizards...

If you love adventure, nature and Mexico, this is the place to go and We are looking forward to meeting you here! La Rusa

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Barra de Potosi

The rhythms of our bed and breakfast revolve around peace, zen, happiness... animals... and of course!... green practices: recycling, using renewable resources as much as possible, minimizing our environmental impact in every decision we make, supporting and interacting with the local community, and sharing the knowledge and benefits of this lifestyle with our staff and guests.

waiting for the sun to raise

Posted by Hacienda La Rusa on Friday, November 20, 2015

Thursday, December 10, 2015

your vacation

this could be your next beach vacation! can you imagine waking up to the roaring whisper of waves and tropical birds singing? can you imagine going to bed after watching one in a life time sunset?

Hacienda La Rusa is your home in Mexico, your private tropical paradise !

Come to Mexico!

Spend a romantic relaxing vacation in our beautiful villa with two private pools by Playa Blanca.
Enjoy the magnificent views of Potosi Bay and the Pacific Ocean from our ocean view yoga terrace.

DIY project at Hacienda La Rusa

 some of you know I am quite into recycling upcycling and all that wonderful stuff... So here is .... Ta..Tam... - my first ever oil candle ... Materials used : old sock wick, vegetable oil, a few drops of essential oil, jam jar, and key ring to hold the wick. 10 mins and candle is ready... well, it burns more like a fire ring, I guess I need to work on a different wick...

Posted by Hacienda La Rusa on Thursday, December 10, 2015

Monday, November 23, 2015

book vacation rentals barra de potosi !

What does your dream vacation look and feel like? How about ever-blue skies. The shimmering waters of the Pacific disappearing into the horizon. A hammock softly swaying in the cooling sea breeze. A mix of salty sea air with a mouth-watering aroma of grilled fish and freshly-baked tortillas and margarita in hand! Sounds good?

Then turn this dream into reality and Book your stay at Hacienda La Rusa!

Monday, November 16, 2015

barra de potosi bungalows

Bungalows & Casitas – Charming & Comfortable

When you want comfort and basics

Couples and mindful travelers will appreciate the charm of a vacation rental bungalow or vacation casita. This vacation will bring you back to the basics in vibrant communities, the jungle or on the beach. Tropical styling combined with a variety of amenities will deliver a cultural and comfortable experience to your vacation in Barra de Potosi!

Monday, November 9, 2015

pet friendly

Bungalow Blanca at Hacienda la Rusa in Barra de Potosi, Mexico welcomes your pets.
Rules and fees apply.

pet friendly vacation rental and accommodation at Hacienda la Rusa in barra de potosi

Monday, November 2, 2015

your day in barra de potosi

Sleep in today and then head out and start lagoon and beach exploring. Take a long walk or jog along the beach, 1 mile or 10 miles, get your blood moving. Take a lagoon tour with a guide to see the pink birds and crocodiles or rent a kayak, single or double, and explore the mangroves nearby.

Let me schedule your massage for today?!
You might need it, you want to be fresh and ready for your adventures next day!

Come back to your home away from home and spend some time with a company of wonderful people, guests and hosts, sharing stories and sipping margaritas!

Monday, October 19, 2015

barra de potosi, mexico

Experience rural Mexico, experience the most beautiful beach without the crowds in this under-the-radar spot for nature and beach lovers

If you are looking to get away from civilization and share a wild, romantic adventure with your loved one – Barra de Potosi is your place. Hacienda la Rusa is a secluded, low-key, and very private, slice of heaven, which consists of 4 tropical bungalows. Nested in a small working fishing village between the ancient ruins, jungle, dunes and the unspoilt lagoon of Potosi, Hacienda la Rusa boasts lush tropical vegetation and ever-warm waters of the Pacific.

Instead of a standard hotel room with a standard hotel smell, accommodations at Hacienda are your own private thatched roof bungalow. Each bungalow is absolutely different,one thing is similar is the attention to details, quiet elegance and classical simplicity.

Just imagine what it would be like to enjoy your margaritas on the deck, share a romantic dinner under the stars, and listen to the murmur of waves caressing the shore.

Monday, October 12, 2015

Barra de Potosi hotel

view of the lagoon from the restaurant Teresita

those looking to recharge their mind, rejuvenate their body, and replenish their soul, choose Barra de Potosi and hotel Hacienda La Rusa B&B as their dream vacation spot.

Located 30 steps to the dramatic black and yellow beach, sitting amongst the slender coconut palm trees and tropical flowers, Barra de Potosi hotel Hacienda La Rusa is a small hotel working as a bed and breakfast and featuring 4 very private tropical rustic and elegant bungalows.

Friday, October 9, 2015

Barra de Potosi bungalow Blanca new photos

Bungalow Blanca is ready for new guests - fans of nature , beach and Mexico !
Posted by Hacienda La Rusa on Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Monday, October 5, 2015

barra de potosi best vacation rentals

How do you have a celebrity-like vacation, without taking a private jet and escaping to some deserted tropical island? You go to Barra de Potosi, you rent at Hacienda la Rusa, and you pamper yourself and your loved ones with an even better vacation than money can buy.

Nestled steps to the smooth yellow and black sands of Barra de Potosi beach Playa Blanca, Hacienda La Rusa offers four affordable lovely and elegant vacation rental bungalows or cabañas.

Each bungalow is a delightful mix of style and simplicity. Antique furniture, high palapa roofs, tasteful Mexico-inspired accessories create a soothing and romantic atmosphere, which any demanding traveler would appreciate.

Monday, September 28, 2015

dream beach vacation

When someone mentions the word “vacation,” most people see the same picture in their mind. A beautiful beach with palms and some shade, a colorful cocktail in hand and bright yellow sand meeting the waves of the sea coming in. Thats it! you've got it - Playa Blanca on the Pacific side of Mexico has it all, the bright blue skies, the whispering waves of the bay and the yellow soft and crispy carpet of the sand!

Monday, September 21, 2015

Barra de Potosi

this is the place to forget about stress and troubles, this is the place to find peace and zen - Barra de Potosi

Monday, September 14, 2015

Barra de Potosi

restaurant La Teresita

Welcome to real Mexico - Barra de Potosi Guerrero Mexico ! Local restaurants in Barra de Potosi serve the most delicious food and the service is implacable; the best part no matter what you order for your dinner - it is still 10 dollars!

Monday, September 7, 2015

budget priced luxury service & accommodation in Barra de Potosi

This is not 5 starts resort in Ixtapa or expensive hotel in Zihuatanejo, this is a rustic, very personal, very private, charming and elegant bed and breakfast in Barra de Potosi with all the services of high rank best hotels of the world, we will treat you like a royalty, because for us - our guests are royalty !

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

playa blanca and barra de potosi

You are home here !!!

Posted by Hacienda La Rusa on Friday, August 14, 2015

you are free here, you are home !!!

Sunday, August 30, 2015

vacation in barra de potosi

Let your worries and sorrows drift away

Posted by Hacienda La Rusa on Monday, August 24, 2015

Friday, August 28, 2015

Fun for the whole family In Zihuatanejo and Barra de Potosi

Alley had fun in Zihuatanejo

Posted by Hacienda La Rusa on Sunday, August 16, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Barra de Potosi Beach

temperature does not change here much, but the beach can

Seasons don't change here, but the beach does ! Fun!
Posted by Hacienda La Rusa on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Monday, August 17, 2015

Barra de Potosi and Playa Blanca

Come to practice yoga and taichi, watch the birds and animals, enjoy flowers and hikes through the jungle. Hike the jungle and mountains, enjoy the diversity of the fauna and flora, snorkel at the lagoon or playa la Manzanilla.

All the accommodations have electricity, fans and hot water. The guest rooms are charming and comfortable bungalows that could sleep two to three guests, constructed from local materials.

Monday, August 10, 2015

Playa Blanca beach

Nestled at the meeting between Zihuatanejo and Petatlan, the secluded Playa Blanca is one of the most best kept secret beaches in Mexico. The beach is easily accessible by water boat from the marina of Zihuatanejo or by taxi and public transportation. It is well worth a visit- with the towering Sierra formations around, endless ocean views, and great and cheap beachfront restaurants , the place is a Paradise. 

Monday, August 3, 2015

barra de potosi artesanias mexicanas

hand made jewelry bu local craftsmen and craftswomen - artesanias mexicanas de barra de potosi, guerrero, mexico !

Monday, July 27, 2015

barra de potosi rentals

One of the loveliest rentals in Barra de Potosi!

Each bungalow looks just like a romantic getaway you would want to stay in with a thatch roof over your head and smooth, cool wood, cement or tiled floors under your feet. Comfortable beds and colorful private bathrooms guarantee you’ll always start your morning on the right foot. And, of course, a large sun deck - ocean view porch with Mexican hamacas (hammocks) softly swaying in the sea breeze is a great way to kick off your vacationing days!

Monday, July 20, 2015

barra de potosí private rental properties by owner

Hacienda La Rusa rustic chic ambiance and laid-back hammock culture is also combined with an ideal location. First, you have a La Condessa and Nayoto beach restaurants just in front. So, whenever you have cravings for deliciously fresh seafood, you won’t have to look far. Rocks along the mountain are great for snorkeling. Lagoon, with its pristine mangrove estuaries and abundant wildlife, is only steps away and perfect for kayaking and bird watching.

you won’t run out of fun and exciting activities when staying in Barra de Potosi and your Barra de Potosi home - hotel Hacienda La Rusa B&B.

Monday, July 13, 2015

playa Barra de Potosi


Playa Blanca is one of Zihuatanejo most beautiful and secluded beaches. It is often called a “white beach”, but that's wrong, because the sand is actually yellow. Here you will have a chance to experience the most amazing sunrises along with warm waters year around and picturesque view of the bay and mountains

Monday, July 6, 2015

Barra de Potosi ...peace... zen... tranquility

Monday, June 29, 2015

your vacation in Barra de Potosi

Barra de Potosi is not for those who expect 5-star luxury and comfort. It’s a rough jewel, on one of the most beautiful beaches of Mexican Pacific Riviera Maya is more suited for people who seek privacy, romance, and a Robinson Crusoe-type vacation!

If you are one of these adventure-seekers, make sure you book online your bungalow at Hacienda La Rusa today! With only four vacation rental bungalows, all of them get booked for the high season quickly!

Monday, June 22, 2015

barra de potosi vacation

Hacienda la Rusa in Barra de Potosi is a tropical cozy place near Zihuatanejo and Ixtapa.

If you feel you need time and space to slow down, reconnect with nature and embrace a little yoga, beach walking and nature exploring, Barra de Potosi is a place for your vaction!

Touristy resorts and commercialized hotels left behind in Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo, this village is tucked away in the jungle bordering the sanctuary and the beach.

Everything in Hacienda la Rusa is about zen, conservation, ecology and healthy lifestyle. This is the place for yoga practitioners, yogini and nature lovers.

Each of the 4 guest rental casitas, small vacation houses, was built using local materials with beauty, style and elegance. All modern comforts are provided. Houses accommodate from 2 to 3 people.

for those who are passionate about yoga - there is a yoga terrace, designed for personal practice and meditation. It is a great space to meditate or simply sit in silence, and feel your work stress and tension melt away.

Not just a place to meditate and do yoga, this tropical retreat offers jungle and lagoon tours, snorkeling and fishing trips, Hike the trails, swim in the bay, ocean or the lagoon and admire the tropical birds and exotic plants.

If you’re in the mood for some sightseeing, Zihuatanejo and Ixtapa are just 30 min drive away!

You know you deserve a break from city and hectic city lifestyle! Turn this Barra de Potosi vacation into a life-enhancing experience by staying at Hacienda La Rusa.

Just hurry! With only 4 bungalows we fill up fast!

Monday, June 15, 2015

playa barra de potosi zihuatanejo

Couples and singles looking for something more intimate than cookie-cutter hotel rooms and something more frugal than grand beach villas might consider staying in Hacienda la Rusa in Barra de Potosi, Zihuatanejo.

Located just steps away from the deep blue waters of the Pacific, these amazing studio size bungalows complex is the perfect abode for anyone looking for peace, quiet, barefoot amazing luxury and a touch of romance.

Completely remodeled , stylish and airy Hacienda La Rusa melds the indoor and outdoor spaces into one and making the space feel much bigger and brighter. A large king-sized beds, sitting areas by the pools or in the garden, hammocks are perfect for relaxing with a good book or watching a movie on your laptop.

Monday, June 8, 2015

barra de potosi rentals

Living the tropical life in Barra de Potosi

The most memorable features of our property is, without a doubt, a postcard-perfect lush tropical gardens and spacious swimming pools.

there is a stylish elegant formal living room with its deep sofas, small pool house with comfy chairs and game table, and the separate bungalow incorporates a dining area, a breakfast bar and a kitchen.

An outdoor table with comfy chairs completes the idyllic picture: fish on the grill and chilled victoria in hand - It’s definitely enough to make neighbors up north green with envy.

all rooms are spacious and comfortable, all with en-suite bathrooms.

Monday, June 1, 2015

barra de potosí bungalows by the beach

Our Bungalows in Barra de Potosi are a rare find!

If you’re on the lookout for some tropical salvation for just the two of you then look no further. Romantic and quaint, all bungalows at Hacienda are a quintessential getaway.

Just picture a cozy cottages, tucked away among bougainvillaeas and hidden beneath palm trees, facing the pools and lush gardens.

Featuring just king-size bedroom, these bungalows are of a perfect size for a couple, looking for privacy and a low-key beach vacation.

Sunday, May 31, 2015

charming ... magical.. enchanting...

charming, secluded and intimate,  small bed and breakfast in Barra de Potosi welcomes all Earth loving people from all over the world to visit this truly amazing place !

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Our new foster babies

We are fostering four young kittens, about 4-6 weeks old. They are already eating dry kibble and litter box trained. They are ready for adoption. We are hoping they would find forever homes up north in USA or Canada. Please, consider adoption or fostering. We will find a way to deliver them to you!

Monday, April 27, 2015

Barra de Potosi

Travelers who come to Barra de Potosi are generally looking for an off the beaten path, secluded, intimate experience with nature and a strong sense of place and community.

Barra de Potosi is known for its picturesque lagoon, bay, secluded beach and archaeological site perched in the jungle, and still has retained its authentic, mexican, relaxed feel.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Barra de Potosi and Playa Blanca

Nothing says vacation like crystalline blue waters, sandy beach and sparkling pool. Satisfy your inner adventurer with a vacation you'll never forget in Barra de Potosi and Playa Blanca.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Barra de Potosi, Guerrero, Mexico

Barra de Potosi, Guerrero, Mexico

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Happy Easter in Barra de Potosi

Monday, March 30, 2015

vacation rentals Barra de Potosi

our housekeeper makes the best breakfast in Barra de Potosi

Bungalows at Hacienda La Rusa are the perfect vacation rentals that meets 3 important criteria: price, value and prime location.Set near Zihuatanejo in a small working fishing village Barra de Potosi, near one of the most serene and fine examples of Zihuatanejo beaches - Playa Blanca, this small hotel in Barra de Potosi is just a stone’s throw from the tranquil waters of the pacific ocean.

This tropical getaway appeals to everyone – from those passionate about snorkeling to couples looking to escape the hustle and bustle of urban lifestyle. If you are looking for a perfect and budget-friendly accommodation by the beach, consider staying at one of the four bungalows of Hacienda La Rusa!

Monday, March 23, 2015

Barra de Potosi lodging

This affordable lodging at the bed and breakfast is an ideal alternative for a couple or a family or group of friends visiting playa Blanca and Barra de Potosi. Each vacation rental bungalow has a separate entrance and comes with a king size bed, ensuite bathroom and small sitting area. Breakfast is included in the rental rate, and all the guests enjoy common living area, game room, Wi-Fi and an outdoor BBQ. Explore the lagoon and the beach which is just a steps away!

Monday, March 16, 2015

accommodations in Barra de Potosi

Choosing a perfect, private and peaceful beach accommodation that won’t break your vacation budget is not an easy task, but it can be done if you are heading to Barra de Potosi, Guerrero, Mexico.

Hacienda La Rusa is tucked away between the lush palm trees and other tropical evergreens. This lovely vacation guest house is an ideal alternative for someone, looking for more original and personal vacation other than a standard faceless hotel room. Hacienda la Rusa is a bed and breakfast with 4 rooms - bungalows, beautiful tropical gardens and two swimming pools, there is also Wi-Fi internet connection throughout the property.

Hacienda hosts a spacious living area, pool house, a fully-equipped kitchen, king-size bedrooms with private bathrooms. For those who enjoy an outdoor cookout, there is an outside BBQ that can be used by guests of the Hacienda. It is so convenient you might make it a habit of treating yourself to some grilled shrimp or tender, perfectly-cooked fish almost every day.

Picture hammocks softly swaying in the sea breeze; the sight of palapas against the clear blue sky and the soothing sound of waves lapping on the sun-kissed shore. Now imagine taking a kayak for a quick ride, body surfing, boogie boarding or snorkeling or just relaxing with a good book in one of the hammocks… total bliss.

But it’s even better in real life!

Friday, March 13, 2015

Barra de Potosí & Playa Blanca

Barra de Potosi is emerging as a cultural destination to experience true Mexico, one of the last authentic fishing villages, to decompress and spiritually recharge.  Here travelers looking for a unique Mexican vacation will find the best experience!

Monday, March 9, 2015

Barra de Potosi vacation villa by the beach

If your idea of a perfect vacation includes hours of snorkeling, kayaking and just chilling on a gorgeous beach, consider visiting Barra de Potosi in the state of Guerrero and renting a bungalow at Hacienda La Rusa Inn

Hidden amongst lush tropical landscaping, within a stone’s throw of the Potosi Bay beach, Hacienda La Rusa is an ideal abode for a couple, a family, or group traveling together.
Hacienda La Rusa is eco-friendly vacation property. What makes it stand out, is that ”eco-friendliness” in no way means making compromises on your comfort.

This great ’villa’ comes with 6 bungalows and 6 bathrooms, 4 bungalows are vacation rentals and 2 more are full-functional modern kitchen and comfy living space.To ensure absolute privacy, each of the bedrooms is located separately.

A short path from the bungalows along the tropical gardens of Hacienda will take you to the deep blue waters of the Pacific and the beach. Just ask for the free snorkeling gear or rent kayaks and explore the lagoon and the bay - an aquatic paradise, created by Mother Nature millions of years ago. Also make sure to check out the nearby cities of Zihuatanejo and Ixtapa. Both are well worth a visit!

At the end of the day, after working hard on your tan, snorkling, swiming, walking and playing, we will invite you for a Happy hour and make you a Margarita  or ask for my special Rusarita!

Monday, March 2, 2015

the last secret beach of Mexican Riviera

Monday, February 23, 2015

buenos dias para todo el mundo de Barra de Potosi

Monday, February 16, 2015

barra de potosi beach and restaurants

fresh delicious lobster dinner for 4 people was around 50 USD - it does not get better than that!

Monday, February 9, 2015

Playa Blanca

En este hermoso amanecer, que ya llego venimos con profunda gratitud,
porque el Señor nos consedio otro dia de felicidad

Monday, February 2, 2015

bungalows barra de potosí

bungalows en barra de potosí

Bungalows are small Barra de Potosi vacation houses similar to a cottage. This vacation option is easy on your wallet and offers more freedom than a hotel. Enjoy all the services of bed and breakfast, open living areas and self-contained accommodations. The convenience, security, privacy, and space will let you feel more at home while in Mexico. If you are looking to find the true Mexican lifestyle, explore our tropical style palapa roof bungalows by the beach. Walking to the ocean sea first thing in the morning is a great reminder that you are on vacation in paradise!

Monday, January 26, 2015

Barra de Potosi

If you're planning a vacation, renting a bungalow or house or a room at bed and breakfast in Barra de Potosi instead of a luxury condo or vacation house can save you big bucks. Plus, you'll have more space to relax and enjoy your home away from home. Staying at bed and breakfast is an especially smart choice if you're traveling with a family or group of friend or with kids. You will have an innkeeper to take care of you and your entire family for the duration of your stay, you will have breakfast, snacks, happy hour included in your room rate. You will have day or night someone who speaks your language and understands your needs at your service.

Friday, January 23, 2015

our village Barra de Potosi, Guerrero, Mexico

Barra de Potosi, Guerrero, Mexico is a small rustic fishing village sometimes noisy, sometimes peaceful, often empty, on holidays full of tourists, but always friendly.. always simple.. slow and relaxing...

Monday, January 19, 2015

Accommodations in Barra de Potosi and Playa Blanca

Barra de Potosi and Playa Blanca offers many accommodations. When it comes to planning your trip, the most important decision you’ll make is where to stay in Barra de Potosi and Playa Blanca. If you know what type of Barra de Potosi and Playa Blanca a accommodation is right for you, booking your hotel, luxury villa, bungalow at bed and breakfast or small rental beach house will be much easier..

When staying in Playa Blanca you will be just a short cab ride to the village, restaurants, and activities.
When staying in Barra de Potosi you will be just a short walk to restaurants, village and activities.

whatever place you choose, you will fall in love with the beach and friendly people.

Barra de Potosi is the friendliest village in the world, and is the most wonderful place for a vacation, second home and retirement!

Friday, January 16, 2015

visit Playa Blanca

Those in search of a picturesque stretch of sand will want to visit Playa Blanca. Its 10 mile shoreline is accessible at Barra de Potosi and a few entrances. Its wide sand, calm waves, amazing nature and easily accessible amenities in Barra de Potosi make it a perfect romantic getaway spot
for nature and beach lovers

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

comfortable bed and tasty breakfast

charming rooms, comfortable bed, tasty breakfast, friendly hosts, and there is so much more...

The center of everything we do are our guests. We do everything we can to listen to our clients' needs and expectations. We are prepared to go above and beyond to please our guests and make them feel comfortable and at home.

Rental Bungalow Playa Blanca in our Bed and Breakfast by the beach in Barra de Potosi

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

baby turtles release with volunteers from Campamento Tortuguero Ayotlcalli

one of the most amazing wonderful moments in my life...

Monday, January 12, 2015

what to do in Barra de Potosi !

Water Activities in Barra de Potosi - Get outside and explore Barra de Potosi in the fresh air and great outdoors!

BOATING - All aboard! See Barra de Potosi from its best point – the water! Take a boat to explore the coast, lagoon & the bay!

FISHING - snapper, tuna and dorado are waiting to fall for you hook! Spend the day fishing for sport or food!

SNORKELING - snorkeling is easy and a fun way to all that awaits exploration under the Pacific and Bahia de Potosi!

KAYAKING - go kayaking or canoeing for the sunset, through the lagoon and mangroves. Maybe you’ll see pink birds if you’re lucky!

Sunday, January 11, 2015

dream beach vacation

Nothing says vacation like crystalline blue waters, sandy beach and luxurious indulgence. Satisfy your inner adventurer with a vacation you'll never forget. Whether you want to stroll for seashells, ride waves, or build sand castles - Playa Blanca is the amazingly perfect fit for anyone who wants peace and seclusion.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Playa Blanca

 Esperando al Sol... Playa Blanca, bonita e tranquila

our property is located only steps from this the most beautiful secluded and spectacular beach

Thursday, January 1, 2015

When is the best time of year to visit Barra de Potosi

So you were wondering when is the best time to come visit Barra de Potosi.
Of course, I personally think any time of the year is a great time by the beach in tropics! :)

Barra de Potosi has a semi tropical climate throughout the year with temperatures
ranging between night - day : 23 - 33 °C or 73 - 91 °F . The rainy season is
from June to September and it can sometimes extended to mid-October. Mother Nature is unpredictable and it still might rain occasionally in November and rarely in winter months.

Temperatures are steady throughout the year and provide people with the opportunity to enjoy the beach and outdoor activities regardless of the season.

December: 85 during the day, 75 at night and less humid. Very comfortable weather.
Pools are still warm enough by mid day. Ocean water is still very warm and even early in the morning a blast to swim.

December is the busiest season with 12th - Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe, Christmas and New Year. Make your travel arrangements well in advance if you’re visiting during peak season.

Thousands of people on the beach, buses from the neighboring states lining up along the road, fireworks, music everywhere, unfortunately lots of garbage everywhere too. Too much noise sometimes to my taste. It is fun to experience it once or twice, but later on if there is a choice, I'd choose time either before or after the holidays.

: Mid-80s during the day, mid-70s in the evening. Sunshine and blue skies. Extremely comfortable weather. It can get windy sometimes, which is great - blows mosquitoes away. Pools are getting cooler. Water in the ocean is pleasant. Shallow waters of the lagoon are warm. That’s when you’ll see the most visitors from the U.S. and Canada come to enjoy the consistent sunshine and the beach. Make your Barra de Potosi travel arrangements well in advance if you’re visiting during peak season.

Semana Santa or Easter Week: is one of the most popular times for Mexican families to visit the beach, combining with spring break, it can be even busier than Christmas. Local residents from up north try to head back to their summer residences before the Semana Santa. Easter weekend belongs to the Mexicans, who flock to the beaches.

April: is another perfect month to visit. The weather is lovely everyday. Blue skies, not a drop of rain, no jelly fish, no crowds, pools are getting warmer, ocean is warmer too.

May and June: sometimes can be the hottest months out of the year. 90s during the day, high 70 at night and not a drop of rain and very little breeze. It is a Mango Season!

July - August: It is not at all uncommon to experience temperatures in the mid 90s during the day and high 70s at night. You’ll definitely want to keep the fan on you on these steamy nights. Even though this is the rainy season, you will find that many of the tropical storms are short-lived. Electrical storms are spectacular events and last 2 - 3 hours. It’s enough to keep away the crowds, so if you like a little more elbow room and you don’t mind a rain shower or two (much of the rain actually falls at night) this is the season for you. It will be relatively busy during late July and early August, when Mexican families go to Barra de Potosi for their summer vacation. Mangos are dirt cheap.

September: the most peaceful month of the year with occasional hurricanes and tropical storms and no tourists around.
The temperatures begins to slightly cool down. Its still hot and humid, but the storms bring a refreshing breeze, pools turn into hot tubs and you can sleep in the water, so comfortable it is. Día de la Independencia is in September.

October - November: the shoulder season with occasional storms, very warm water, just a few people on the beach.The temperatures also begin to slightly cool down. Everything is bright green and lush. Tropics, baby!