The health of our residents and visitors is our priority. For this reason, so that you can enjoy a safe and healthy environment, we are working in collaboration with the secretary of health and competent authorities on some measures to provide you with the best of services.
“IT WILL BE MANDATORY TO SHOW AN OFFICIAL ID, PRESENT A RESERVATION DOCUMENT FOR HOTEL, CONDOMINIUM, RENTAL HOME, OR SOMETHING SIMILAR. IN ADDITION, PEOPLE WILL HAVE TO GO THROUGH THE MANDATORY SAFETY AND HEALTH PROTOCOLS INCLUDING THERMAL CAMERAS, SANITIZING TUNNEL, SANITIZING OF VEHICLE, AND ESTABLISHED MEASURES.” THIS RULES APPLY JUNE 15 – 30, 2020.
Objective: Clearly define steps for Administrators and/or Owners and/or Rental Companies and/or Owners of properties that offer Lodging services in Puerto Peñasco, so they may reactive operations, in compliance with all established guidelines, related with the Agreement which ascribes Specific Technical Guidelines for Reopening of Economic Activities, published in the Official Journal of the Federation, Friday, May 29, 2020.
The strategy establishes that reopening of activities must be done gradually, orderly, and cautiously. Furthermore, in preparation, all health protocols must be followed. Therefore, the Government of Mexico provides “Specific Technical Guidelines for Reopening of Economic Activities,” for the purpose of ensuring an orderly, gradual, and cautious reopening of economic activities.
Success in returning to the new normal is the responsibility of everyone. The protocols are documents that entail a good faith commitment, therefore the information you provide us, under oath, must correspond to the real conditions of your property that offers Lodging services.
a) Hotels and Motels
b) Condominium Regime (Homes and Condominiums)
c) RV Park
d) Daily Home Rentals
e) And others that may apply where visitors may stay overnight
a) For Hotels & Motels, this will be the Legal Representative.
b) For Condominium Regimes, this will be the Administrator of the Condominium Regime and/or rental company.
c) For RV Parks, this will be the Legal Representative.
d) For Daily Home Rentals, this will be the Owner or Rental Company.
Process at the Control Point:
b) In addition, they will request information regarding the property where the visitor will be staying, that being a Hotel, Motel, RV Park, Development and Condominium Number, or Nomenclature if concerning a home.
b) In case this second test indicates a high temperature, the individual will be welcome to do a rapid test for Covid-19, with results in 15 minutes. If the passenger does not accept, entry into the city will be denied to all passengers. If undergoing the test, entry will be allowed depending on the test result.
a) Restaurant/bars are operating at 40% capacity and all are following Covid-19 safety and health protocols
b) Mandatory 10 p.m. curfew
c) Bars and nightclubs are closed
d) Sports fishing, boat cruises, and use of ATVs (razers, rhinos) is allowed. Use of jetskis, kayaks, sailboats, etc. is prohibited.
e) More than two people per vehicle will be permitted when entering and leaving town, as well as when driving around the city. Masks are required.
f) Use and enjoyment of federal beach concession area in front of each Property offering Lodging is allowed, this does not extend to swimming in the ocean.
g) Visitors may use pools within the lodging center.
h) Maintain a healthy distance of 1.5 meters at all times.
i) Use of nose/mouth coverings (masks) is mandatory in public spaces.
j) Inform guests most commercial establishments only allow one person from a group to enter.
k) The malecón is closed (except for health certified restaurant/bars).
l) It is recommended, though not mandatory, to presently refrain from traveling with minors under 12, or adults over 65.
b) Condominium Development with condominium number and/or home
c) And others that may apply where visitors may stay overnight
RESORTS / HOTELS
SELF RENTING OWNER
CAN I VISIT OR STAY WITH FAMILY?
PRESENTLY, NO. DURING PHASE III OUR VISITORS CAN ONLY STAY AT AUTHORIZED LOCATIONS, WHICH YOU CAN FIND ON THIS SITE.
I OWN A PROPERTY; CAN I VISIT PUERTO PEÑASCO?
YES, PROVIDED YOU MAKE A RESERVATION THROUGH YOUR HOA OR RENTAL COMPANY THAT HAS COMPLIED WITH ALL HEALTH PROTOCOLS.
CAN ADULTS OVER 65 OR CHILDREN UNDER 12 VISIT?
IT IS RECOMMENDED TO NOT TRAVEL WITH OLDER ADULTS OR YOUNGER CHILDREN AT THIS TIME, HOWEVER THIS DECISION IS BASED ON EACH FAMILY’S CRITERIA.
WHAT ACTIVITIES ARE ALLOWED ON THE BEACH?
DURING PHASE III, SPORTS FISHING IS ALLOWED AS WELL AS ACCESS TO THE BEACH CONCESSION AREA IN FRONT OF HOTELS AND RESORTS. ENTRY INTO THE SEA IS NOT YET PERMITTED. POOLS ARE ALSO OPEN AND USE OF ATVS AND RZRS IS PERMITTED.
ARE ATV AND RZR RENTALS OPERATING?
YES. CURRENTLY ATVS ARE LIMITED TO ONE PERSON, AND MAXIMUM TWO PEOPLE ON RHINOS OR RZRS.
CAN I TAKE MY OWN ATV?
YES. HOWEVER, ATV USE IS LIMITED TO ONE PERSON DURING PHASE III.
CAN I BRING DOWN MY RV?
YES, PROVIDED YOU HAVE A RESERVATION AND THE RV PARK APPEARS ON THE AUTHORIZATION LIST OF CERTIFIED SITES.
ARE ALL HOTELS OPEN?
NO. ONLY HOTELS THAT HAVE COMPLIED WITH ALL REQUIREMENTS TO ENSURE THE HEALTH AND INTEGRITY OF THEIR GUESTS ARE OPEN. THIS LIST CAN BE FOUND ON OUR SITE: WWW.COMETOROCKYPOINT.COM
CAN WE USE THE POOLS?
YES, PROVIDED THE HOTEL OR RESORT HAS MET ALL REGULATIONS AND OPERATION PROTOCOLS.
IS THERE A MINIMUM OR MAXIMUM NUMBER OF DAYS FOR STAYS?
NO, THOUGH WE RECOMMEND REVIEWING THE HOTEL’S RESERVATION POLICY.
WHAT HAPPENS IF THE RESERVATION IS UNDER THE NAME OF ONE PERSON, BUT THE OTHERS ARE IN A SEPARATE CAR OR ARRIVING ANOTHER DAY?
YOU MUST NOTIFY THE HOTEL SO THEY CAN PASS ALONG THIS INFORMATION TO THE CHECK POINT.
HOW ARE THEY GOING TO CONTROL WHETHER THE RESERVATION DOCUMENT IS LEGITIMATE?
THERE WILL BE A RESERVATION LIST AT THE CHECK POINT CONCERNING THOSE ENTERING THE PORT. THESE LISTS WILL BE DELIVERED DAILY BY THE HOTELS AND RESORTS THAT HAVE BEEN CERTIFIED AS SAFE POINTS.
CAN I GO INTO THE OCEAN IF I’M RENTING A HOUSE?
NO. PER FEDERAL DECREE, ENTRY TO PUBLIC AND PRIVATE BEACHES IS PROHIBITED.
I PAY AN ANNUAL FEE AT AN RV PARK AND MY RV IS CURRENTLY PARKED THERE, CAN I USE IT?
YES. YOU MUST MAKE SURE THE RV PARK IS ON THE LIST OF SAFE POINTS. CONTACT YOUR RV PARK AND ASK THEM FOR A RESERVATION LETTER FOR THE NUMBER OF DAYS YOU PLAN TO STAY IN THE PORT.
IS IT TRUE THAT VEHICLES WITH ONLY FEWER THAN 4 PEOPLE CAN GO THROUGH THE SANITARY FILTER?
VEHICLES ARE PERMITTED TO ENTER AT THEIR INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY.
DO I HAVE TO USE MASKS ON THE BEACH AND AT THE POOLS?
YES. USE OF MASKS IS MANDATORY IN ALL COMMON AREAS
ARE BARS OPEN?
NO. CURRENTLY, BARS ARE CLOSED EXCEPT FOR RESTAURANT/BARS THAT HAVE MET ALL HEALTH PROTOCOLS.
CAN I RENT A ROOM AND HAVE VISITORS?
NO. OUR PRIORITY IS TO CARE FOR THE HEALTH OF OUR VISITORS AND RESIDENTS, THEREFORE DURING THIS PHASE FAMILY VISITS ARE PROHIBITED.
IS IT TRUE THERE’S A CURFEW?
YES. WITH THE GOAL OF CARING FOR THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF ALL VISITORS AND RESIDENTS, THERE IS A CURFEW FROM 10 P.M. TO 6 A.M.
HAVE BORDER HOURS BEEN REDUCED?
YES. WE SUGGEST YOU CONSULT THE OFFICIAL CBP PAGE FOR TIMES. HTTPS://BWT.CBP.GOV/
I WANT TO TRAVEL WITH A TOUR AGENCY, IS THAT ALLOWED?
YES, HOWEVER YOU MUST MAKE SURE THE HOTEL OR RESORT RESERVED BY THE AGENCY IS AMONG ONE OF THE AUTHORIZED SAFE POINTS.
WHEN CAN WE USE THE BEACHES FULLY?
AS THE USE OF BEACHES IS A FEDERAL ISSUE, THERE IS NOT AN EXACT DATE AS TO WHEN THESE WILL BE COMPLETELY REOPENED. NEVERTHELESS, IF THE HOTEL OR RESORT WHERE YOU ARE STAYING HAS A BEACH CONCESSION AREA IN FRONT OF IT, YOU CAN ENJOY THAT.
ARE STORES AND RESTAURANTS OPEN?
ALL CONVENIENCE STORES AND FOOD MARKETS THAT MEET HEALTH REGULATIONS ARE OPEN, AS WELL AS AUTHORIZED AND CERTIFIED RESTAURANTS.
I OWN A PROPERTY THAT I RENT ON MY OWN, HOW CAN I GET MY CERTIFICATION?
YOU MUST MEET 5 REQUIREMENTS, WHICH CAN BE REQUESTED FROM US AT INFO@COMETOROCKYPOINT.COM
IS SPORTS FISHING OR BOAT CRUISES ALLOWED?
YES, PROVIDED THE BOAT HAS MET ALL REGULATIONS AND HEALTH PROTOCOLS.
DO MINORS ALSO HAVE TO BE LISTED ON THE RESERVATION?
YES. ALL GUESTS MUST APPEAR ON THE RESERVATION LIST IN ORDER TO ENTER THE CITY, AND PRESENT AN ID.
Steps to follow for those who own vacation properties, homes, or other places to stay:
1. At the health filter into town, be prepared to demonstrate home/condo/property ownership.
2. As a preventive measure, and as requirement to enter town, one person traveling in the car will be given a rapid test for Covid-19. The individual in the car will be randomly selected by staff at filter.
3. Once in the city, everyone must follow mandatory health measures, including use of masks (nose and mouth coverings, in public areas and within establishments open to the public), continuous washing of hands, and social distancing of 1.5 to 2 meters.
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