Casa Wahoo

House • Entire Place • Playa Santana, Nicaragua

Private pool with amazing ocean and sunset views in a gated community
  • 7 maximum guests
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 3 bathrooms

The Property

Stunning hilltop home with unbeatable views of the ocean! Perfect for families or small groups looking for a private space to hang out and enjoy meals together.

Only a short drive to a handful of different surf breaks. Enjoy your own private infinity pool, lush gardens all sitting on a large private estate. The small hilltop community is gated and 24/7 security is ensured.

You'll enjoy relaxing in this beautiful home decorated with locally made fine wood furniture and doors, as well as carefully selected decorations and local art.

The home sleeps up to 6 with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. You'll enjoy the fully equipped gourmet kitchen, outdoor BBQ, A/C in the bedrooms, satellite television with international programs, seamless battery-powered backup system, and high-speed wireless internet.

Sheets and bathroom towels are provided, but please bring your own beach towels. Maid service included.

Staying at this villa you have access to all amenities of Buena Onda Beach Resort down on the beach at any time. Buena Onda Beach Resort is less than a 5-minute drive down the hill.

About the Neighborhood

We are located in Southwestern Nicaragua in the province of Rivas. Our municipality is called Tola and is blessed with unbelievable natural beauty, some of the most laid back and friendly people on earth, perfect beaches and, of course, great and varied waves for surfing. Rivas is the closest city, about an hour’s drive away. Nicaragua is considered the safest country in Central America. Come and judge for yourself what all the talk about Nicaragua is about!

Yes, it is true: Southwestern Nicaragua receives 300+ days of offshore winds per year. The constant South swells, warm and pristine water, and the beautiful untouched surroundings make our region a true surfers’ paradise with countless waves to explore.

Show More
Sleeping Arrangements
  • Bedroom 1
    1 Queen
  • Bedroom 2
    1 Queen , 1 Twin
  • Bedroom 3
    1 Queen
Nearest Break


Playa Santana, Nicaragua 0.6 miles from this house
Nearest Airport
Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport (MGA) 93 mins driving from this house

Amenities & Services

House Amenities
  • Essentials (Towels, linens, and toilet paper)
  • Toiletries (Shampoo, conditioner, and hand soap)
  • Air conditioning
  • WiFi
  • Pool
  • Outdoor shower
  • Coffee maker
  • Fully equipped kitchen - private
  • TV
  • Closet/drawers
  • Private entrance
  • Parking
  • Outdoor grill
  • Hot water
  • Ceiling fans
Safety Amenities
  • Hospital/clinic (under 1 hour away)
  • 24 hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Lock on door with key
  • Exterior lighting
Surf Amenities
  • Boards to rent on-site (contact for more info)
  • Surf lessons offered by host for additional cost
  • Surf photography offered by host for additional cost
Additional Amenities and Services
  • Airport pickup available at additional cost
  • Babysitting available at additional cost
  • Cook available at additional cost
  • Cleaning services included
  • Yoga on-site at additional cost


Nearest break at 0.6 miles

Popoyo is a powerful and barreling normal to long A-frame reef and rocky-point break. This is considered the most popular wave in the region. Closer to shore, it can be mellow enough for beginners. Any and all boards work well here. Consistency is high year-round.

General Details

  • Skill Level
    Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Consistency
    Year round
  • Wave Length
    Normal, Long
  • Wave Direction
  • Board Type
    Shortboard, Funboard
  • Type of Break
    Reef, Point
  • Swell directions
    S, SW
  • Best wind directions
  • Crowd levels / week
    Few to Crowded
  • Crowd levels / weekend
  • Seabed
    Sand, Reef, Rocks
  • Best tides
    Low, Mid, High
  • Power
    Powerful, Barreling
  • Access By
    Public Beach, Boat drop in, 4WD, Paddle out

Other surf breaks near this property

  • Distance
    0.9 miles
  • Skill Level
    intermediate, advanced
  • Distance
    1.1 miles
  • Skill Level
  • Distance
    3.6 miles
  • Skill Level
  • Distance
    4 miles
  • Skill Level
    intermediate, advanced
  • Distance
    4.6 miles
  • Skill Level
Lance's Left
  • Distance
    7.6 miles
  • Skill Level
    beginner, intermediate, advanced
  • Distance
    11 miles
  • Skill Level
    beginner, intermediate, advanced
Casa Wahoo
Leaflet | Map © 1987-2019 HERE

Hosted by Gilleds Rusca

Gilleds Rusca Joined in July, 2019

House Guidelines

  • Suitable for infants (2 and under)
  • Suitable for children (2 to 12)
  • Smoking allowed outdoors
  • Check in after
    16:00 hrs
  • Check out before
    10:00 hrs
You must also know
  • Must climb stairs

Cancellation Policy

50% refund to guests if they cancel at least 30 full days prior to check-in day and time. If they cancel with less than 30 days in advance, there is no refund.