COCLES BEACH

COCLES BEACH

2 Km to the east of Puerto Viejo; it is an ideal place to go surfing as it has a lifeguard post, it is a place nicknamed Beach Break Cocles known as Blocf by the surfers and the older residents know it as Piplikey, it is a sandy beach, where there are good right and left waves from 2 to 4 feet, it is the best when they start to close into one whole tube, with breaks and less danger. There are also some popular cabins for surfers and a lifeguard post. The best season is in November to August. In the months of September to October there are practically no waves and the sea is much calmer, with much more underwater visibility. There is also a beach called Grande Beach after Manzanillo with the same characteristics as Beach Break, there is no where to stay or eat at this beach. From the year 2001 playa cocles was givene the blue flan because of the care its inhabitants gave to the beach, it is the result of the work of tourist companies, neighbours, lifeguards, surfers and all of the tourist’s that have helped keep the beach clean. There is a Vet Dra. Widmer Ph (506) 2750-0791. Abastecedor Villa del Caribe Open from 06:30 a.m to 08:00 pm. Everyday, General groceries.