Rain season in Santa,

By | Uncategorized | No Comments

Surf is always the main actor, and now we are accompanied by nature turning everything greener, Costa Rican blood. Pure life never stops and hostel 7 has the best price and everything you need for your trip in nicoya peninsula.

Pura vida style in Santa

By | Uncategorized | No Comments

Do you like surfing? do you like the beach? Santa Teresa is the ideal place to spend a few days surfing, practicing some yoga, or just enjoying the sun and the beach. Very close to Cabo Blanco National Park and Montezuma, excellent places to escape with an atv and spend a great day riding & hiking.
Hostel Seven awaits you after an intense day to relax in the hammocks, play a pool table or ping pong, surrounded by a large garden and the positive vibe of all those who work here.

Pura Vida!!!

Stitches In Paradise: How a Surf Injury Sold Me on Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

By | About Santa | No Comments

I heard the crack of my front tooth as it broke before I felt the hole it made in my face. I had just hopped off my surfboard at the end of a sunset session in Costa Rica and I stumbled slightly as I did it—just a small step forward to catch my balance, but enough that when a wash of heavy white water sent my board up and out of the waves, my face was there to catch it.

Read More

In a Costa Rican Beach Town, the Road Less Paved

By | About Santa | No Comments

Sitting on a patch of white sand on a nearly deserted beach, steps away from a dense jungle, we were mesmerized by the thundering waves and transfixed by a family of howler monkeys, leaping from tree to tree. My 3-year-old son, James, ambled by and threatened to drop a pair of heavy coconuts right on our heads. But I was lost in a reverie, listening to the surprisingly deep, guttural calls of the monkeys.

Read More

The Next Tulum: Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

By | About Santa | No Comments

Once a sleepy fishing village, Santa Teresa is now an increasingly luxurious surfer’s paradise filled with people who have made this particular fantasy their reality — and the occasional detox-seeking celebrity who likes living it for a week at a time. In addition to native Costa Ricans, or “Ticos,” there are American chefs (if you rent a villa, request James Kelly, who serves delicate, artful compositions of unusual local ingredients), Australian surf instructors, French cafe owners and Argentine hoteliers.

Read More