Spot #104 – COCLES ISLAND

Spot #104 – COCLES ISLAND

104) COCLES ISLAND:

The Island is located in Playa Cocles and is a very inconsistent left that breaks at the right side of the island. When there is a strong swell from the Southeast, this wave gets connected to the Cocles Beach Break, forming 250 meters ride. This is an easy wave and is not dangerous. You can only access it by boat. Access: By land and then by boat. Tide: High or low. Bottom: Reef. Feet: 4 to 9. Season: October to February. Stars: 3.

SURF SCHOOL & SURF SHOP

Totem Surf School & Tours Ph + 506 8437-4624. E-mail: nai.montejo@gmail.com http://totemsurfschool.blogspot.com. This is not just a lesson: it is the first step in surfing. Learn to surf in the warm tropical waters of Costa Rica with the help of our friendly and experienced staff. You will learn the basics of paddling, standing, and turning, as well as wave selection and other fundamental skills. We have to warn you though: Surfing is addictive! Our lesson begins on the beach with some theory and practicing the right movements and the position you have to use on the board. Then we go into the water and start surfing! Surf lessons are $60 for a 2 hour lesson per person. New, high quality surfboards are included with instruction for use only during the lesson. Lessons are generally on longboards for beginner surfers, and we do have some foam boards for younger surfers. In this price is included a CD with the picture of your surfing lessons so that you can share it with friends and you can see yourself surfing.


 

WHERE TO SLEEP & EAT?

Cariblue Beach & Jungle Resort Ph +506 2750-0035, Ph +506 4070-1514, Toll Free: 1-305-7495-26, Ph + 506 8314-1965. Playa Cocles, 1.5 Km. South Puerto Viejo. E-mail:  reservations@cariblue.com https://cariblue.com/ The Cariblue Beach & Jungle Resort faces the clear waters of the Caribbean Sea in the southern part of Costa Rica and reaches out over 5 acres of earth inside of a pristine forest. It has available pleasant accomodations in 45 different rooms and is proud of a very wide range of facilities and comforts (two car-parkings, two swimming pools, two jacuzzi’s, therancho-restaurante SoleLuna , the Totem Beach Bar, a swimming pool bar, the Aqua Spa , the crafts and arts shop El Coral , a surf school, a Bikes Rental , several Chillout-Openspaces and much more) as well it has a direct access to the golden sands of the Atlantic Ocean.


 

Hotel La Isla Inn Ph + 506 2750-0109. Email:reservation@hotelislainn.com http://www.hotelislainn.com/ Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo, Limon, Costa Rica. Boasting an outdoor swimming pool and garden, as well as a restaurant, Hotel La Isla Inn is situated in Puerto Viejo. Featuring room service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. The tour desk can help arrange some activities and free WiFi is included. All guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. Every room has a private bathroom with a shower. Guests at Hotel La Isla Inn can enjoy a continental breakfast. Guests at the accommodation will be able to enjoy activities in and around Puerto Viejo, like cycling. Cahuita is 15 km from Hotel La Isla Inn, while Cocles is 700 metres away.