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Popoyo Surf Lodge

Posted by on Jan 6, 2013


Location : Nicaragua

Rates : $ 1334 for seven nights per surfer

Accommodations : Private and shared casitas

Amenities : Kitchen, AC, Direct TV, Wireless high speed internet, swimming pool, entertainment, surfing, boating

Popoyo Surf Lodge is situated in the Nicaragua’s Southern Pacific Coast in Playa Guasacate.  The entire property is spread over an area of fourteen acres among tropical gardens.  Geographically, it is located in the center of Popoyo surf area which is within walking distance from the seven beach breaks.This part of Playa Guasacate is admired for its endless quality breaks throughout the year.  The temperatures are warm throughout the year making for an ideal  tropical adventure. Popoyo Surf Lodge offers surfing lessons for various abilities i.e from professionals to beginner levels. It welcomes long-boarders, short-boarders, boogie-boarders and knee-boarders. The teachers at Popoyo Surf Lodge offer hands-on surf coaching throughout the tours.

It is said that tourists should come here during smaller wave season i.e from November to March. You can make special requests if you want customized classes suiting your requirements.  If the focus of your tour is surfing or exploring the real part of Nicaraguan countryside, community, people and beaches, Popoyo Surf Lodge is an ideal place for you. The amenities include restaurant, bar, lounge, pool and A/C.

Popoyo Surf Lodge is designed in typical Nicaraguan style. It has high open ceilings in public areas which lets one catch  fresh breeze. A huge porch leads to the beach and lets people enjoy the living area in the shade.  The porch serves as a best place for practicing yoga, reading in a hammock or simply enjoying the sunset over the Pacific ocean.

The floors have been locally crafted with Granada floor tiles and have carved doors.  The communal kitchen located inside the lodge is fully equipped with utensils and has cooking facility along with a large oven and refrigerator. The lodge easily accommodates 12 people and has five bedrooms. Each rooms is fitted with AC and WiFi facility.  The Popoyo Surf Lodge also has a rancho which is a good place for socializing or family gatherings.

Popoyo Lodge offers  package for surfers which includes :

  • Airport transfers to the lodge
  • Accommodations in casitas
  • Amenities like pool, AC, TV, hot water, sitting area with furniture
  • Three meals per day
  • Purified water and two sodas/ day
  • Unlimited guided surf tours
  • Boats
  • Use of other amenities like movie library, surfboard area apart from other listed amenities

Popoyo Surf Lodge also houses a fully air-conditioned room for entertainment. It is a huge setting which has wide television screens, Direct TV and collection of surf videos and DVDs. The lodge also has a ping pong table and dart board for guests. If you are an enthusiastic surfer or a tourist, this is a great way to unwind after a day of surfing / touring.

At Popoyo, one can enjoy evenings with hearty food, relaxing, chatting about day’s experiences among friends and rejuvenating mind, body and soul for yet another day filled with adventure in waves. So if you are considering to travel Central America, you can come to Nicaragua. The place has seen a growth in the number of tourists of late.

Website :

Tel. no : 1.904.687.1633 / 1.904.808.0524