Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones), Nosara

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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. Plan your Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones) visit and explore what else you can see and do in Nosara using our Nosara trip itinerary maker app .
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  • The sun gets really intense bet 12-3 so early morning and late afternoon are the best time to go in March. The guilded iguana surf club is great to be a member of for the week as you pay a flat fee fo...  more »
  • Playa Guiones now has a hotel at the south end of the beach. The courtyard of the hotel and a couple of the rooms have a full view of the the beach. It is the Nosara Beach Hotel. this place is a desti...  more »
  • Nosara is irrelevant to the beach if one is not surfer. Dusty dirt roads, unlandscaped beach. When we saw the beaches of Europe or Asia.... Prefer Samara in the area.
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  • Beautiful beach, lots of surfers
  • I understand why this country is rated so high on "the world happiness" index. I went to Kalia Living not far from Guiones and went to The Bodhi Tree Yoga Retreat nearby. The jungle, beaches, yoga, surf, people--all beyond belief wonderful. Amazing Beyond Words and Pics! I can't wait to return!!!
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  • Very nice beach
  • This is truly a beach for explorers if you are into snorkeling hiking surfing and sight seeing this is the place for you
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