Playa Poneloya, Leon

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#4 of 14 in Beaches in Nicaragua
One of the most popular beaches in Nicaragua, Playa Poneloya invites you to stroll along its soft volcanic black sand or swim and surf in its wavy waters. Find plenty of shade under the refuge of beach shacks and palm trees throughout the beach. Beachfront houses with balconies surround the shore looking out onto the water, as well as beachside restaurants providing some local cuisine. The intense waves provide good surfing conditions. Surf boards can be hired from several areas around the beach. Arrange your visit to Playa Poneloya and discover more family-friendly attractions in Leon using our Leon trip maker app .
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  • My bestie and I visited specifically for sunset. Playa Poneloya did not disappoint. What a wonderful expansive beach filled with black volcanic ash. We especially loved that the beach was quiet. There...  more »
  • We have spent many week at this beach and find it to be clean and safe. There is a good surf break, but a massive under current that goes with it, You always find good food at the restaurant at the en...  more »
  • Beautiful volcanic beach. I know that there are times where it is full but I was lucky to enjoy it in complete solitude. The sunsets are spectacular.
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  • Wonderful sunset, warm water. I could found beautiful shells. Recommend to use sun cream protection.
  • Good memories with Fundación Telefónica
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