Playa Guiones Nosara: Surf Bikini Retreats spiritual home and one of the most consistent surf breaks in Central America. Playa Guiones reputation as a “swell magnet” is due to it’s unique geographical location, jutting out from the Guanacaste Peninsula into the Pacific Ocean. In simple terms, this means that regardless of the season there will always be waves to ride. These waves range from waste to head high with a water temperature that never drops below the 80s. Playa Guiones is a 6 km arc of golden white sand. Fringed by swaying palms, lush vegetation, and verdant jungle, Guiones has been designated a natural reserve by the Costa Rican Government. As such, development remains at a minimum which keeps Playa Guiones pristine and undisturbed.
Given the relatively gentle and forgiving waves it’s little wonder that Guiones has a reputation as one of the worlds leading spots for beginner and intermediate level surfers. Playa Guiones popularity with novice surfers has been the subject matter of major publications and news outlets including National Geographic and CNN, both of whom named it a top travel destination for would-be surfers. Playa Guiones is also a a top destination for the annual Costa Rican National Surf Tour which brings together the best of the countries surfing community for competitive fun and great times.
Want to get the full surf trip experience? Well, we want to give you exactly that, and that’s why we treat our guests to memorable day trips that take in some of Guanacaste’s most scenic surf spots, including Playa Ostional, Playa Pelada and Playa Garza.