Buena Vista Surf Club

Finding Flow State in the Hills of Maderas

High in the hills overlooking Playa Maderas is the incredibly beautiful Buena Vista Surf Club. This spectacular jungle paradise is the perfect place to get away from it all. Disconnect from the constant pings of notifications and emails. You’ll leave the office and work life behind as internet here is sparse and typically limited. This is life the way it used to be. Simple, communal, natural and relaxed.

The day begins with a yoga class on the terrace as the sun rises to the east. A full and replenishing breakfast follows, with local fruits and perfectly prepared main dishes. After breakfast, it’s your call. Read a little, write a little, go back to bed, or our favourite, make your way to the beach. Surfing is life in these parts and whether you’re a beginner or a pro, there’s a time and tide for everyone.

The cabanas are designed with nature at the core. The trees sway gently overhead as the trade winds and howler monkeys make their way through the tree tops. Stay a few nights and you’re sure to make a friendly acquaintance. Life flows here as it always has, and you can’t help but get swept into it. Like the waves that swallow you whole as you’re brought into shore, it’s best to just go with it.

The sunsets here are special. Wait patiently as the pastel tones splash across the horizon, leaving only traces of light and gratitude in it’s wake. The light is just enough to light the path back uphill. May’be it’s the surfing maybe it’s the overwhelming happiness, but the climb gets easier each time.


Why we recommend Buena Vista Surf Club

  • A tranquil retreat in the jungle.

  • Incredible ocean view.

  • Eco friendly.

  • Wake up and fall asleep to the sounds of the jungle.

  • High quality mosquito nets so you can rest easy at night.

  • Watch monkeys climb through the trees.

  • Impressive yoga deck.

  • Light and spacious communal area with comfortable sofas.

  • Family style meals with delicious and nutritious food.

  • Surf boards for rent.


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