Located in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, Playa Camaronal is an excellent right-hand point break that offers up a powerful wall for manoeuvres. The waves here are challenging and break for up to 200 meters over a rock bottom.
What are the best surf conditions for Playa Camaronal?
Gets good between chest high and double overhead. We recommend riding a longboard if smaller and a shortboard as the size picks up. This break is suitable for intermediate and advanced-level surfers. The surf here is somewhat consistent (6/10) and will get busy at peak times (5/10). The best winds are from the Northeast. The best swells are from the West. Works on a mid-tide.
We recommend wearing board shorts or a bikini year round as water temperatures range between 29 and 27. See the temperature chart below for more data on this.