Playa Grande is the best spot for guests who want to learn or improve their surfing or just stay right next to the beach. It has a white sandy beach that gives great conditions to improve abilities in riding waves. Be Water is centered inside Sugar's Monkey Poshtel and Restaurant in Playa Grande. They are the best buddy for any surfing adventure.
Sugars Monkey is a small "poshtel" with a sense of fun, energy, and passion. Here, guests find themselves instantly melting into "pura vida". It is an upscale surf lodge just 150 meters away from best surfing waves. It has a unique vibe where guests can immerse themselves in passion for surfing. The hotel is just a step away from Playa Grande’s white sand beach.
Guests can enjoy fresh and local food from the restaurant or bar, relax in an open air lounge, and connect with people from around the world. It is a perfect place to chill after the Costa Rica adventure or simply a much needed quiet getaway to recharge. The hotel has nine rooms and each room offers air conditioning, ambient fans, private bathroom, shower, and hot water. Guests will be staying in a four twin bed shared room. Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.
Start any day and check in from 2 p.m. However, there isn't a problem if guests get in earlier. The package includes six nights in a 4 bed shared room and five surf lessons at Playa Grande. Tamarindo town is a 30 minute walk along the beach and on the way, guests get to cross Tamarindo estuary and maybe some wild life.
Playa Grande sports three miles of white sandy beach and is the perfect spot for a surf school. It has perfect conditions for surfing all year round. The spot boasts beach break waves for an optimum surfing experience and will help you discover love and passion for surfing. Whatever level of surfing skill, Playa Grande is the place for you.
Playa Grande is a small and quiet community hidden within a natural park beside the Pacific Ocean. Here, time is best spent with the tides. If guests follow a short jungle path close to the hotel, they will discover Playa Grande's pristine beach that is surrounded by a dry, tropical forest protected by Las Baulas National Park.
The park consists of six miles of white sand where leatherback turtles lay their eggs, making it an excellent location for turtle tours and the nearby salt water estuary is full of life. They provide opportunities to explore this natural habitat for birds, crocodiles, and monkeys with a fun half day excursion.
An experienced surfer will love the one step spot located at the mouth of the ocean entrance where waves are larger and more consistent, but intermediate surfers can find easier conditions within a walking distance. Grande is also the perfect base camp to explore nearby spots like Roca Bruja, Avellanas, Play Negra, Marbella, Ostional, Nosara, and Camaronal.
Playa Grande is a two minute walk from the hotel. It also serves as a base camp for riding the most famous Guanacaste waves.
Meals are not included in the package. However, there is a restaurant where you can enjoy Costa Rican breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Besides surfing, guests could take a tour to discover the pristine environment, go for an early morning dive into pristine nature by exploring the nearby salt water estuary. This three-hour tour features traditional canoes. Guests may discover the brackish heart of Grande with a world of alligators, monkeys, and dazzling spectrum of birds. Guests may also go for a walk along the beach and get to Tamarindo Town from Endless Summer.
They organize buddy tours to take guests to Ollies's point and Witch rock. They also offer surf trips to various surf spots like Negra, at 80 USD per person, Avellanas at 80 USD per person, Marbella at 80 USD per person, and Junquillal at 80 USD per person.