Rental Surfboards Playa Grande- Summer 2018

Surfboard Size and Model 5'7 SCI-FI TOMO 5'10 Hayden Shapes Hypto Krypto BRAND NEW 5'10 Flyer Epoxy Channel Islands 5'8 Al Merrick Weirdo Ripper- Channel Islands 5.10ft Grande 5'10 Hayden Shapes Hypto Krypto 5'10 POD MOD Al Merrick Channel Islands 5.11ft Grande 5'11...

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Surf Lessons, Las Catalinas Costa Rica

 Las Catalinas development and resort at Playa Danta is an incredible place to stay for the adventure seeking family. While the beach right out front of Las Catalinas community is better suited to SUP and kayak, swimming and snorkeling than it is to surfing, a mere...

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Tamarindo Family Surf Lessons

Tamarindo Family Surf Lessons

Welcome to a new family surf adventure! Ready for your Tamarindo family surf lesson? Here we go! Hop aboard Enrique's boat for a short water-taxi ride to another world. You are officially on your way to your Frijoles Locos Family Surf Lesson. Glide up the...

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5 reasons why Costa Rica rocks for family vacations:

5 reasons why Costa Rica rocks for family vacations:

Why does Costa Rica rock for family vacations? 1/ Easy to get to: With more flights than ever before, LIR (Liberia International Airport) is super accessible. With direct flights from Baltimore, LAX, Houston, Dallas, Miami, JFK and Atlanta, there is sure to be a hub...

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Frijoles Locos Online Store!

Frijoles Locos Online Store!

New in 2017! In anticipation of our upcoming 10th-year anniversary celebrations, we have created the Frijoles Locos Online Store. Our popular t-shirts, towels, and hats are now available direct to you in the US, Canada and worldwide. Keep an eye on new releases via...

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The Choice: Tamarindo vs Playa Grande?

People ask us often, to explain the difference between Tamarindo and Playa Grande? Everyone has a choice, so we should they choose one over the other? The final decision is ultimately yours and as individual as you are. Here is a little summary of Tamarindo and Playa...

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Surf Etiquette and Safety

Surf safety and surf etiquette are paramount to an enjoyable surf session for everyone involved. Surfing is fun, it's adrenaline-pumping and life-changing. Surfing can also be dangerous to you, and those around you. Like any sport or activity, there are guidelines for...

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In- house Chef and Catering in Playa Grande.

Over the years, many visitors have really appreciated the local knowledge and seamless service we offer in our role as Concierge Services Provider. As a result, we receive countless requests for assistance in securing activities, tours and also, services of an...

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What to take on your trip to Costa Rica?

One of the most frequently asked questions we receive, is what to take on your trip to Costa Rica? While we aren’t experts in all areas of Costa Rica, we sure can suggest some must-haves for your trip to Playa Grande and other beachy towns. If you have ideas you think...

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Make Your Travels Meaningful

Make Your Travels Meaningful

Many travelers find great joy in giving back to the communities they visit. Creating meaningful travel is easy when you visit Playa Grande and surrounds on your next trip to Costa Rica! How can I participate in a meaningful way? Donate! Frijoles Locos Surf Shop is...

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Frijoles Locos Annual SALE Event Details

  Save the date and clear your calendar for the 11th annual Frijoles Locos sale event! Date: Sept 8th 2018. Sale will continue through the 16th September however the event with prizes/ giveaways/ free beer and live music is only the 8th September. Time: 10am to 5pm...

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Driving Directions From Playa Grande to Playa Danta

Driving Directions From Playa Grande to Playa Danta

Driving Directions From Playa Grande to Playa Danta 1. From Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, take a right at the school to leave Playa Grande. 2. After 7-8 minutes you will arrive in Matapalo. There is a soccer field here. Take a right at the stop sign when you see the...

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Driving Directions From Playa Grande to Tamarindo

Driving Directions From Playa Grande to Tamarindo

Driving directions from Playa Grande to Tamarindo for Sportfishing or Automercado. 1. From Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, take the right at the corner to leave Playa Grande. 2. After 7-8 minutes you will arrive in Matapalo. There is a soccer field here. Take a right at the...

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