This Costa Rica surfing holiday in Playa Avellanas will help you experience Pura Vida! The surf camp has it all, great breaks, lovely weather, friendly people & more
In addition to our excellent local surf breaks, which are easily accessible on foot and meet all skill levels, other hidden gems such as Playa Langosta, Playa Grande and Playa Negra (mostly known from the surf movie Endless Summer II) are all accessible in minutes from camp. We offer shuttle services and bike rentals if you want to explore the other surf spots in the area.
Tamarindo is famous for being the party capital of the Guanacaste region. In case you are in need of a major post-surfing fiesta, we can organize a shuttle that will take you there in 20 minutes so you don’t have to worry about driving after a few drinks.
Costa Rica surfing holiday in Playa Avellanas: Pura Vida at its best!
In addition to the countless bars and clubs, there are plenty of other things to discover in Tamarindo. You can go snorkeling or scuba diving and explore the colorful underwater life at the nearby reefs. Take a stroll at the big Palo Verde National Park or experience the high speeds of a zipline ride above the treetops of the jungle, swim beneath waterfalls at Llanos de Cortez and if you have skills on a skateboard, drop the skate bowl at Playa Negra.
Surf, chill and enjoy life in Playa Avellanas
All rooms are spacious and freshly renovated with big windows, air conditioning, and mosquito nets. From 6-bed bunk-rooms to double rooms for couples with private balconies, we have accommodations to suit all needs. The full bar mixes cooling refreshments all day. Locally-sourced home-made breakfast and dinner are prepared in the kitchen by our camp chefs. Check out the mouth-watering recipes they serve in our Food section or come taste them yourself.
Besides surfing, we also offer daily yoga sessions, which you can enjoy on our pool deck surrounded by lush jungle trees. Ultimately a Costa Rica surfing holiday in Playa Avellanas will help you to experience Pura Vida!
Playa Avellanas, possibly the best surf spot on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, is waiting for you. With no tourists, wide sandy beaches, turquoise water, and perfect waves, this camp truly is a hidden gem. You’ll live in the middle of the jungle surrounded by pristine nature. Just a short walk to the beach, and yet only a few kilometers away from legendary Tamarindo.
Perfect surf in all sizes – yours at Playa Avellanas
This Costa Rica surfing holiday in Playa Avellanas is close to a beach that offers not one or two, but five surf spots. No matter if you are a rookie or an expert – here you will get your money’s worth. Surfing, diving, wildlife watching, day trips, boat excursions, jungle walks, party nights or just a calm place to relax: at Rapture Surfcamps Costa Rica you can do it all.
Learn to surf in the ultimate surfer’s paradise
All things considered, Playa Avellanas is a surfer’s paradise! The white sandy beach is surrounded by mangrove forests. Water temperature is 27 degrees Celsius on average year-round, making wetsuits obsolete. You can peacefully enjoy breaks between surf sessions under the palm trees.