The waves at Jaco Beach are strong and consistent but not too overwhelming for beginners. This makes it one of the best surf beaches in Costa Rica.
Santa Teresa Beach is a bit different from other surfing or vacation spots in the country, as it is on the south side of Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula.
Looking for some great relaxation in the Guanacaste area? The gorgeous white sand beach has super consistent surfing conditions with surfable waves over 300 days a year.
Playa Grande is a more remote Costa Rican beach that's the perfect spot for surfers. Long stretch of sand with frequent waves coming in from the Pacific Ocean.
For some of the best surfing in Costa Rica, heading up to Witch Rock is a must. It is marked by an ancient rock formation just off the beach.
Hermosa Beach near Jaco is known as the National Surf Stadium in Costa Rica and has recently received the World Surfing Reserve designation.
Costa Rica has several different beaches with the same name, so for this Playa Hermosa, you're looking for the beach closest to Uvita. The Playa Hermosa Dominical.
Potrero Grande Beach, better known as Oli Point, is one of the most famous spots for surfing in Costa Rica.
For some of the best surfing on Costa Rica's Caribbean coast, head to Playa Cocals. This beautiful beach is filled with palm trees and surfboards line the sand.