Dominical beach is located between Quepos and Uvita, on the south pacific coast of Costa Rica. It’s about 3 hours away from SJO airport and 25 min from Quepos domestic airport.

The reason why this town is so popular among the surfing community is due to its uncrowded waves, warm water, and surfing for all levels.

In addition, its green scenery, its variety of tourist attractions, easy access, beautiful accommodations, and excellent prices are some of the characteristics that make Dominical beach a surfer’s paradise.

This area is a must stop for many tourists and specially for surfers from all over the world.

Our town offers everything you will need to fully enjoy your stay. Several restaurants, shops, bars, two ATM machines, a medical facility, and supermarkets.

There are as well, a wide array of options for accommodation that will meet the expectations of even the most exigent hedonists. And at the same time can meet the pocket of travelers who are limited to a small budget.

Needless to say that there is free wifi almost everywhere you go. This makes it easy to stay in touch with friends, family or even work. Although most travelers choose Dominical Beach to be able to disconnect from the daily life distractions and connect with nature and their green surroundings.

To maintain a environmentally sound atmosphere, this exotic beach has been honored on several occasions with the ecological “Blue Flag”. Which assures is an ecological friendly town.

Dominical beach is also very well known for its uncrowded and consistent waves, mellow atmosphere and lay back vibes.  Friendly and helpful people will welcome everywhere, certainly part of the cozyness of the town which has its own character. It’s so unique and special that it really can not be compared with any other touristic destination in Costa Rica. That’s the reason why we have so many returning visitors.

As many other surf spots in Costa Rica, Dominical has a reputation for its strong and consistent waves. Our great advantage for the surfers who want to take it easier is that there is bay called Dominicalito, which has perfect waves for beginner and intermediate surfers. It’s much softer and has almost no current at all, making it easy to enjoy surfing while feeling safe at the same time.

Another reason why this village is a #1 option!  In one location we offer waves for all skills and levels within a 5 minute drive.

What to do in Dominical beach?

Some of the activities that you can enjoy during your visit are hiking, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, horseback riding, Nauyaca waterfall, Whale tale, bird watching, rafting, kayaking, SUP yoga, and guided visit to the animal sanctuary. This are some of the most popular things to do around Dominical beach besides surfing.

So if you’re an adventurous person who is ready to take it to the next level, don’t hesitate to contact us when you are ready to discover this charming location and all the attractions that it has to offer.

We are happy to provide you with surfing lessons in Dominical Beach, Surf Camp Packages in Costa Rica and Women Surf Camps in Costa Rica

Dominical aerial view




Nauyaca Waterfall

Surf at Dominical

Zip Line at Hacienda Baru

Zip Line at Hacienda Baru




surf lessons Dominical

Dominical Beach at Sunset

Surf Dominical

The view is spectacular

Casado, this is Costa Rica’s traditional plate


Watch this guys on your way to the Nauyaca Waterfalls




Enjoy a sunset cocktail at Porque No Restaurant?






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