Our Philosophy

We believe in a great travel experience and sustainability.

Surfing Turtle Lodge offers a fun vacation experience in a remote beachfront location that strikes a perfect balance between a lively atmosphere and experiencing the natural beauty of Nicaragua.

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The Lodge

We are a lively, fun and social beachfront hostel located on a beautiful stretch of empty beaches on Isla Los Brasiles, in Northern Nicaragua’s Pacific Coast, Central America. Find out more…


We give great attention to having something for everyone while maintaining a high quality of rooms. Our accommodations include beachfront cabins, private rooms, dorms and huts.


Turtle Hatchery

We have built a hatchery to help protect endangered sea turtles. When the turtles hatch, we release them with the help of guests and volunteers. Find out more…

2017 Sea Turtle season
Baby Sea Turtles Released

Restaurant & Bar

Our restaurant provides a varied menu with dishes ranging from Nicaraguan, Peruvian and western fares. Also, our fully stocked bar serves a variety of mixed drinks, various liquors, ice cold beer and more.


Solar Power

The Lodge is entirely powered by solar panels and completely off the grid. We maintain all lights, wifi, fridges, electrical outlets, fans and more with the beautiful power of the sun.


At the Lodge we have a wide variety of activities that include yoga, surf lessons, horseback riding and more. Find out more…



We host a range of different events at the Lodge. Staff organize nightly games or activities and on special occasions we host a variety of musical artists. Find out more…

Leon Hostel

Our Leon hostel is a quaint building located three blocks from the Cathedral of Leon (UNESCO world heritage site), in the heart of Leon, Nicaragua. Find out more…


Beach Shuttle

$3 per person.

Leon pick-up:
11:30 am from Surfing Turtle Leon
Poneloya pick-up:
1 pm from “Chepe’s Bar”