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. To visit Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones) and other attractions in Nosara, use our Nosara trip generator.
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  • Traveled in early June, "off season", early rainy season. Beach is better on a cloudy day! Very hot when sunny. Amenities are sparse. Great ocean cool off. Beware of going in too far very strong rip t...  more »
  • Nosara and Playa Guiones are beautiful sleepy places to unwind and enjoy surfing, yoga, fresh food, beaches, and sunshine. Every restaurant i tried was amazing. An unreal amount of vegetarian options ...  more »
  • Though the prices took me by surprise on a daily basis, Guiones was a nice spot! The locals are super friendly and the beach is beautiful. The surf at Guiones has something for everyone! The water was...  more »