Discover nicaragua's best surf
spots in the Popoyo area

Popoyo surf break

Popoyo is one of the best surf spots in Nicaragua. Popoyo basically works at all tides, most days of the year. You can see the beautiful A-frame from your terrace. 

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Beginner's Bay / Magnific rock

Learn to surf! By passing the Popoyo break, you will arrive at the so called “Beginner’s Bay” or “Magnific Rock”. Here you will find a left-hand point break and a left- and right-hand beach-break. The waves are usually soft and crumbling – perfect for entering your surf career. 

We are also happy to help you book a surf class with an experienced surf instructor, who will teach you to surf the best waves in the area. 

Lance's Left & Playground

If you want to surf even more incredible waves, book a boat trip to Lance’s Left and/or Playground. Lance’s Left is is a relaxed left-hand point break that offers long rides. Awesome for surfing a longboard.

Playground is an A-frame, but works mostly as a left-hander. Enjoy long rides with a bit of a punch. 

your home surf break

When the beach break in front of your door step is on… it’s on! Punchy lefts and rights, nice barrels, fun fun fun! Usually works best around high tide on a small swell. 

Bring your own surfboard or rent one at the surf shop and enjoy the best surf in Popoyo.