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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Playas

Ecuador

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximatif

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Latitude: 2° 38.3' S
Longitude: 80° 23.915' W

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Look for the biggest white building. Below there is a beachbreak. Pass the beachbreak "Rompeolas" and you will find the first spot : Chabella. Keep going to the Sapo. La Tetas will follow and then Olas Verdes from Olas Verdes you can ride to Chabela. It's 1 mile ride The pointbreaks that follow are Shark Bay, Cuevas Posada, Pico Hambre, Mal Paso, El Faro, El Pelado y Engabao.

English (Translate this text in English): Look for the biggest white building. Below there is a beachbreak. Pass the beachbreak "Rompeolas" and you will find the first spot : Chabella. Keep going to the Sapo. La Tetas will follow and then Olas Verdes from Olas Verdes you can ride to Chabela. It's 1 mile ride The pointbreaks that follow are Shark Bay, Cuevas Posada, Pico Hambre, Mal Paso, El Faro, El Pelado y Engabao.

English (Translate this text in English): Look for the biggest white building. Below there is a beachbreak. Pass the beachbreak "Rompeolas" and you will find the first spot : Chabella. Keep going to the Sapo. La Tetas will follow and then Olas Verdes from Olas Verdes you can ride to Chabela. It's 1 mile ride The pointbreaks that follow are Shark Bay, Cuevas Posada, Pico Hambre, Mal Paso, El Faro, El Pelado y Engabao.

English (Translate this text in English): Look for the biggest white building. Below there is a beachbreak. Pass the beachbreak "Rompeolas" and you will find the first spot : Chabella. Keep going to the Sapo. La Tetas will follow and then Olas Verdes from Olas Verdes you can ride to Chabela. It's 1 mile ride The pointbreaks that follow are Shark Bay, Cuevas Posada, Pico Hambre, Mal Paso, El Faro, El Pelado y Engabao.

DistanceIn the city

WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)

Easy to find?OK

Public access?Public access

Special accessDon't know

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name Playas de villamil

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypePoint-break

DirectionRight

Bottom

PowerPowerful

Normal lengthExceptional (>500m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionNorth, NorthWest, West, SouthWest, South

Good wind directionEast, NorthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.5m-2m /5ft-6ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+

Best tide positionLow and mid tide

Best tide movementFalling tide

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdFew surfers

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Dangers

- Rocks

 Additional Information

You can find 12 points and 9 miles of beachbreaks with friendly people, ask for Loco Fuan o el Jalisco restaurant or Gabucho, Gringo Andres, Mamadelrock,Jimmy Zhanay, they like to help if nothing changes Playas has the best balsa surfboards in the world.

English (Translate this text in English): You can find 12 points and 9 miles of beachbreaks with friendly people, ask for Loco Fuan o el Jalisco restaurant or Gabucho, Gringo Andres, Mamadelrock,Jimmy Zhanay, they like to help if nothing changes Playas has the best balsa surfboards in the world.

English (Translate this text in English): You can find 12 points and 9 miles of beachbreaks with friendly people, ask for Loco Fuan o el Jalisco restaurant or Gabucho, Gringo Andres, Mamadelrock,Jimmy Zhanay, they like to help if nothing changes Playas has the best balsa surfboards in the world.

English (Translate this text in English): You can find 12 points and 9 miles of beachbreaks with friendly people, ask for Loco Fuan o el Jalisco restaurant or Gabucho, Gringo Andres, Mamadelrock,Jimmy Zhanay, they like to help if nothing changes Playas has the best balsa surfboards in the world.

Atmosphere

Nice town : if you wanna party go to montanita but if you wanna the real Ecuador, good fishing and waves , no exploitation and the best balsa surfboards, stay in Playas.

English (Translate this text in English): Nice town : if you wanna party go to montanita but if you wanna the real Ecuador, good fishing and waves , no exploitation and the best balsa surfboards, stay in Playas.

English (Translate this text in English): Nice town : if you wanna party go to montanita but if you wanna the real Ecuador, good fishing and waves , no exploitation and the best balsa surfboards, stay in Playas.

English (Translate this text in English): Nice town : if you wanna party go to montanita but if you wanna the real Ecuador, good fishing and waves , no exploitation and the best balsa surfboards, stay in Playas.

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By Rob , 02-09-2010

Playas Hostel - Hola!

Does anybody know if there are any cheap (~$5/night) hostels in Playas?

By anonymous , 04-05-2006

playas competition - There will be a competition in Playas this weekend. If i get pictures of the competition and of the beach itself, I will post it here. aloha spirit

By anonymous , 03-05-2006

PLAYAS! - THERE WILL BE A COMPETITION IN PLAYAS THIS WEEKEND. I WILL DO MY BEST TO GET PICTURES OF THE COMPETITION OR OF THE BEACH AND POST IT HERE

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