Did you know that when you stay our eco resort our chef will prepare all your food according to your diet? Our food that we prepare and serve is fresh, locally grown or caught. Breakfast is served buffet style with fresh fruits and juice, yogurt and granola, French pastries and breads, and locally grown and roasted coffee. La Cocotera’s eco resort can accommodate any dietary restriction or preference.
Our staff at our eco resort are more than happy to help to accommodate any of your requests. Sandy, our bartender, can make a drink that you can enjoy poolside or while you are on the beach in El Salvador!
As the weather starts to warm up, you are thinking about where to go on vacation. Look no further than La Cocotera. Our eco resort offers an extremely relaxing tranquil experience. If you are an eco friendly traveler or simply looking to enjoy a trip to El Salvador, La Cocotera has so many things to offer that you will be able to make the most of your experience in El Salvador.
There are many things to do in El Salvador; however, surfing in El Salvador has become increasingly popular in recent years.For one thing, the beaches in El Salvador are not crowded making surfing in El Salvador a nice tranquil surfing location.The best time to surf in El Salvador is during March to October when swells can reach 10 feet; however, surfing in El Salvador is remarkable year round.
El Salvador is set facing south so the country is arguably one the best place for waves in Central America for south swells.The right hand point waves are a dream for any surfer.There are over 200 miles of beaches in El Salvador which means that there are many possible places to surf in El Salvador.La Libertad and El Sunzal are probably some of the more well-known El Salvadorian beaches, but Barra de Santiago should not be overlooked at all.
At Barra de Santiago, you can look forward to consistent surfing in El Salvador year round.The sandy beaches at Barra de Santiago provide for a nice beach break rather than the point breaks at some of the other beaches in El Salvador.Whether you are an experienced surfer or have never surfed before and just want to try it, surfing in El Salvador is something that you should experience.While surfing is near the top of the list of things to do in El Salvador, at Barra de Santiago there are many things to do.
When you are staying at an eco resort in El Salvador, there are a variety of things to do when you maybe want to take a break from surfing but don’t want leave the beach.There is year round fishing in El Salvador which can provide for a relaxing experience.You can also kayak, sail, and water ski.
El Salvador is an area that offers not only striking beaches, but a wide variety of exciting water activities. In fact, La Cocotera’s ideal geographic position allows for some of the best water activities in the world. Those seeking solitude will enjoy our ultra-remote location on the northern Pacific coast, known for its national park, estuaries and mangroves. In these groves, you’ll find ourEl Salvador eco lodge set in a tawny sandbar with thatched-roof bungalows in a stand of coconut palms.
The country’s Balsam Coast is known as a surfer’s paradise, well known for its beach breaks, river mouths, reefs and cobblestone points. For the longest wave in El Salvador that’s perfect for both long boards and short boards, try El Sunzal. The waves are big and surfer enthusiasts can often be found spending their time here.
Eco/nature/wildlife observation in the Barra de Santiago estuary
Visits to local conservation projects
Deep sea fishing
To better serve our guests, La Cocotera eco lodge offers life vests, boogie boards, kayaks and other equipment. Because we are not a large chain resort, these are easily accessible for our guests to enjoy.
After a day of nature and water activities, don’t forget to relax by the pool! Designed to be very private, relaxing and secluded, the La Cocotera pool is the perfect place to lounge and enjoy paradise. One of the most characteristic features of the pool is the design, which allows two mature palms trees to remain in the center of the pool. This is a testament to our commitment to not disturbing the natural surroundings and our effort to accommodate nature and our guests. The pool is environmentally friendly, with an ionization filtration system, eliminating any need for chemicals and chlorine.
Take your time and have fun with these uncrowded water activities. If you are looking for an all-inclusive eco lodge far away from the crowded beaches that allows you to be a conscientious consumer and tourist, then La Cocotera is for you!
At La Cocotera Resort, the scenery consists of long stretches of coast and clean beaches. From your incredible hotel room to the distant mangroves, it is all breath-taking, not to mention the sunsets. The area is spectacular for so many reasons. From the wild life to the local culture, there is always something amazing to do.
To really make your trip complete, take advantage of one of the best surf locations in the world. In El Salvador, some have described the breaks as rough and there have been stories of people who break their boards - not uncommon stories I might add! Some have reported seeing breaks up to 6 meters! But fear not gnarly dudes and dudettes. If you want softer waves, go down the beach towards the villages where the waves are more mellow and good for beginners.
When you visit La Cocotera, not only do you get to stay at one of the best El Salvador beachfront hotels, you also get to experience some of the world’s most renowned and challenging surfing!