Playa Avellanas Beach Costa Rica
Playa Avellanas ias one of Guanacaste`s most beautiful beaches. It is located on the North Pacific Coast, south of Tamarindo Bay, near Pinilla and north of Playa Negra Beach. Avellanas is well known for being one of the best surfing beaches in Guanacaste, with a perfect beach break when the swell is ideal , and a massive river mouth break called Little Hawaii, located a bit further north. Avellanas is also highly appreciated among people looking for natural beaches, secluded and pristine places. The area still maintains lots of nature, with tropical dry forests, local cattle ranches and a large and beautiful estuary and river mouth, inhabited by many species of birds, reptiles, amphibians and insects. There are some hotels in the area, and people can also visit staying in Tamarindo, which is only around 20 minutes to the north.