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Exciting Daily Activities at Driftwood Surfer Hostel – Explore, Relax, and Support Conservation!

Looking for adventure and memorable experiences during your stay at Driftwood Surfer Hostel? We have a plethora of exciting activities to keep you entertained! If you’re not one to simply lounge by the pool or soak up the sun on the beach, we have something special in store for you.

Join us in supporting conservation efforts with our incredible daily activity: baby turtle release. Immerse yourself in the wonder of nature as you witness these adorable hatchlings begin their journey into the vast ocean. It’s a heartwarming and unforgettable experience that truly makes a difference.

But that’s not all! Our dedicated reception staff is here to cater to your every need. Whether you want to explore the charming town and its surroundings, participate in other exhilarating ocean adventures, or even go on a kayak tour, they have all the information and resources to make it happen.

From guided tours to water sports and cultural workshops, we offer a diverse range of activities to suit every interest. Our team is passionate about providing you with exceptional experiences that will leave you with cherished memories.

Don’t miss out on the chance to make the most of your stay at The Driftwood Surfer Hostel. Join us and be part of something meaningful as we release baby turtles into the ocean, support conservation, and create unforgettable moments.

Visit The Driftwood Surfer Hostel today and embark on an incredible journey of exploration, relaxation, and conservation. Your adventure awaits!

Hostel Activities

Exciting Daily Activities at Our Hostel – Volleyball, Evening Entertainment, and Local Adventures!

Looking for an unforgettable stay filled with excitement and adventure? Look no further! Our hostel offers a variety of thrilling activities to make every day special. Whether you’re a sports enthusiast, a social butterfly, or an explorer at heart, we have something just for you.

Join in on the beachfront volleyball games and unleash your competitive spirit as you bump, set, and spike on our fantastic court. It’s the perfect way to stay active while enjoying the breathtaking coastal views.

As the sun sets, the fun continues in our upstairs bar. Prepare for lively evenings filled with engaging activities such as karaoke, beer pong, pub quizzes, musical flip cup, electronic night and power hour. With each night comes the chance to win amazing prizes, including bar tabs, romantic dinners for two, and even complimentary stays at our partner businesses throughout Guatemala. Get ready for a night of laughter and excitement!

If you’re looking to venture beyond the hostel, our friendly staff is here to assist you in exploring the area. Discover a multitude of cool activities and experiences available in town, ensuring you make the most of your time here. From thrilling adventures to cultural encounters, there’s no shortage of things to do and see.

Embrace the spirit of adventure and make lasting memories at our hostel. With our daily activities, captivating entertainment, and local insights, your stay with us will be nothing short of extraordinary.

Book your stay now and prepare for a world of fun and adventure at our vibrant hostel!

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A group of travelers hiding from the sun enjoying the restaurant\'s pool table on the beach at El Paredon

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Kayaking in the mangroves

Discover the Beauty of Mangroves: Explore Kayaking Tours – Inquire at Reception!

Are you eager to embark on a mesmerizing kayak adventure through the enchanting mangroves? Look no further! At our hostel, we offer three distinct kayak tours that allow you to immerse yourself in the natural wonders of the mangrove ecosystem.

If you’re captivated by the idea of navigating through the intricate network of mangrove forests, simply ask our knowledgeable reception staff for information about the available kayak tours. They will provide you with all the details you need to select the perfect tour that matches your interests and preferences.

Experience the tranquility of gliding along serene waterways, surrounded by lush vegetation and fascinating wildlife. Our kayak tours offer a unique opportunity to witness the beauty of mangroves up close, while also gaining insights into the importance of these ecosystems for our planet.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary adventure! Inquire at our reception desk to learn more about our kayak tours and secure your spot to explore the captivating mangroves.

Join us at The Driftwood Surfer Hotel and let us guide you on an unforgettable journey through the stunning mangrove landscapes. Book your kayak tour today and get ready to create lasting memories in nature’s embrace.

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Surfing Guatemala

Affordable Surf Lessons and Board Rentals at Guatemala’s Premier Surf Destination

Looking for the best surf spot in Guatemala? Look no further! At our hostel, we offer the most affordable surf lessons and board rentals, allowing you to make the most of your surfing experience.

Whether you’re a beginner looking to catch your first wave or an experienced surfer seeking new challenges, our surf lessons are tailored to meet your skill level. Our professional instructors provide expert guidance to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable time in the water. Experience the thrill of riding the waves while learning essential techniques and tips.

Don’t have your own surfboard? No problem! We have a wide selection of high-quality boards available for rent at unbeatable prices. From shortboards to longboards, we have the perfect board to suit your surfing style and preferences.

Join us at Guatemala’s premier surf destination and take advantage of our affordable surf lessons and board rentals. Whether you’re a local resident or a traveler passing through, we provide a gateway to unforgettable surf experiences.

Book your surf lesson or board rental today and get ready to ride the waves right in front of The Driftwood Surfer Lodge . Your ultimate surf adventure awaits!

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Baby Turtle Release El Paredon

The Driftwood Surfer Conservation Project: Join Our Daily Turtle Release at 5:45 AM

At Driftwood Surfer Hotel, we’re committed to protecting and preserving the precious sea turtles in Guatemala. From September to December, we conduct a daily turtle release program that allows you to be a part of this important conservation effort.

Sadly, poaching on turtle eggs is still legal in Guatemala. However, at Driftwood Surfer, we take action by purchasing all the eggs from poachers. Every year, we buy back over 60,000 eggs, preventing them from being sold on the black market and eaten as aphrodisiacs.

Once in our care, the eggs are carefully placed in our hatchery, where they are nurtured and monitored until they hatch. It’s a labor of love and dedication. And when the time is right, we release these baby turtles back into the ocean, giving them a fighting chance at survival.

By joining our daily turtle release at 5:45 AM, you become a vital part of this conservation project. Witness the awe-inspiring moment as these tiny hatchlings make their way to the sea, embarking on their remarkable journey of life.

Make a difference and contribute to the preservation of sea turtles by participating in The Driftwood Surfer Conservation Project. Book your stay and be a part of this incredible initiative that aims to protect these magnificent creatures for generations to come.

Exciting Outside Activities in El Paredón – Enhance Your Experience!

We’ve partnered with the esteemed local NGO, La Choza Chula, to offer an array of incredible activities in El Paredón. From thrilling adventures to cultural experiences, we have a wide range of options to make your stay unforgettable.

Simply reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable receptionists, who will go above and beyond to ensure you have the best possible experience. They will provide you with all the information and assistance you need to choose the activities that align with your interests and preferences.

Immerse yourself in the local culture, embark on exhilarating outdoor excursions, or participate in meaningful community projects. Whether it’s exploring hidden gems, indulging in delicious local cuisine, or engaging in sustainable initiatives, our outside activities will leave you with cherished memories.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to enhance your El Paredón experience. Our dedicated receptionists are here to guide you towards incredible adventures and provide you with personalized recommendations.

Join us at our hostel and let us help you create memories that will last a lifetime. Book your stay today and unlock the full potential of El Paredón with our exciting outside activities!

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Discover the beautiful mangrove-lined river on the edge of the Sipacate-Naranjo National Park in a traditional lancha boat.

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Visit one of only seven sea turtle feeding grounds in the world where turtles are present all year round.

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Kayak through the famous mangroves of El Paredon National Park