Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones), Nosara

(4.6/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web)
Full of natural beauty, Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones) stretches for 7 km (4.3 mi) and offers fantastic waves, making it a great surfing destination. The surf break presents a great opportunity for both beginner and expert surfers, with surf lessons also available on the beach. Take a walk along the beach, keeping an eye out for local wildlife as you stroll. If you're around later in the day, settle down and watch the mesmerizing sunset. At low tide, rock pools offer some excellent snorkeling. To visit Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones) and other attractions in Nosara, use our Nosara trip generator.
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  • L and I walked this beach from the Playa Pelada path to the South end. I guesstimate about 7km. Beautiful, wide, flat low-tide plain. No vendors! Lots of surfers and sun worshippers. Bring lots of wat...  more »
  • Get there early and pick a spot under trees / cover the sun is hot. Waves are decent and come in close so you don't have to paddle out too far. Totally safe for kids just watch as amount of surfers ca...  more »
  • A fantastic place for the family, couples or solo. We would not go to Costa Rica without visiting Nosara.  more »