The Left
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The Left

Chinandega, Nicaragua

Chinandega

Nicaragua

Skill Level
beginner, intermediate

The Break

Also known as La Izquierda de Santa Maria. The Left is a powerful, long to very long left point break. It is located on Playa Santa Maria. Longboards are best here. Consistency is year-round.


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Current Surf Report

  • Surf Height
    2 - 3 ft
  • Swells
    SSW
  • Wind
    9 mph
  • Weather
    82°f
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Last updated: 3 weeks ago

General Details

  • Skill Level
    Beginner, Intermediate
  • Consistency
    Year round
  • Wave Length
    Long, Very Long
  • Wave Direction
    Left
  • Board Type
    Longboard
  • Type of Break
    Point
  • Swell directions
    SW
  • Best wind directions
    E
  • Crowd levels / week
    Few
  • Crowd levels / weekend
    Few
  • Seabed
    Sand, Rocks
  • Best tides
    Mid, High, Falling
  • Power
    Powerful
  • Access By
    Public Beach, Paddle out

The Area

Apostentillo is a small fishing village and surf town located in Chinandega, Nicaragua. The raw, deserted beach attracts tourists and mostly surfers and is not overrun with tourism. Few restaurants and various lodging options are available.

Location
Chinandega, Nicaragua 1 listing within this region
Amenities Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • Shaded Area
  • Lodging
  • Parking
  • Board and Gear Rentals
  • Boats/Tow-ins to Breaks
  • Surf Lessons
  • Surf Photography
  • Spas/Massages
  • Yoga
  • Horseback Riding
  • Fishing Charters
  • Boating/Sailing Charters
  • Moped/ATV Rentals
  • Bicycle Rentals
  • Family Friendly
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