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Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones)

Nosara, Costa Rica
+506 2682 0576
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“playa guiones” (75 reviews)
“warm water” (33 reviews)
Nosara, Costa Rica
+506 2682 0576
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Playa Guiones is a beautiful beach, which is great to walk on when the tide is low. I saw lots of pretty sea shells. It's also a great place to watch the sunset.

Thank Marcy F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very Long Beach with soft sand. You can walk for hours! No shade around except a few access spots where local merchants hang out. Perfect surf. Perfect sunsets. No crowds so very peaceful. No commercialization so great place to find peace and quiet. Occasional horseback...More

Thank palmpirate
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Surfing, monkeys, lizards, zip lining, yoga. Good food. ENGLISH speaking community. Good times. You should try it.

Thank Jimisms
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is beautiful to swim and surf. It is not too crowded but I still would take care to leave personal items in the car trunk. I did see lots of dogs on the beach so watch where you step as well. Can't wait...More

Thank Janie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love guiones because of how large it is. you can always find a spot with no one else around or stay right in the center with everyone else.

Thank Kelsey V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach with fantastic waves for beginners and advanced surfers. No houses directly on the beach and beautiful nature

Thank SunshineNr1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sand and waves forever, white sand and few people.. what more can you ask for in a beach. There are no businesses on this beach because it is separated from town by a reserve. Rent surf boards close by... on the other side of the...More

Thank Celeste M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We both surfed here it's a fair large beach. Both mornings we were here to surf the waves were stunning, not too big but clean. There is shade all long this beach and it's kept clean, unfortunately it had rained continuously for 2 weeks. So...More

Thank Chantellehowes
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Great spot for beginners if you are taking surf lessons. The waves are consistent, and its all sand.... NO INJURIES!!! LOL! The beach is totally walkable, and pet friendly. Everyone you encounter is super nice too! LOVED the beach here!

2  Thank Stephanie A
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

This is a nice surfing beach in guanacaste, nice and sandy landing surf or even a boogy board what did you need all the things because there is no shops around so water is so important and sun protection better if is water proof for...More

Thank Juan Carlos R
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6 November 2017|
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Response from Charlie C | Reviewed this property |
If you are going to be there for a week or more I would recommend a a 4 x 4 and a golf cart. Its fun to travel around on a golf cart but for traveling away from town you will need the vehicle. Unless you are very good at... More
Eron L
3 November 2017|
Response from Chantellehowes | Reviewed this property |
Go to Montazuma it has everything - surfing, waterfalls and hiking.
Nerl P
23 October 2017|
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Response from ElaineMI | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no idea.