Welcome to Nayarit! Known for its beautiful pacific coastline, this Mexican state offers plenty of idyllic surf breaks, delicious fresh food, and fun colorful vibes!

Lot’s of gentle breaks & long rides for beginners, intermediate, and advanced longboard surfers alike
– Ideal water and air temperature, no wetsuits!
Skip the crowds and surf your heart out
Picturesque sunsets and epic views
Stay in the intimate and artsy town of Bucerías
Warm water you won’t want to get out of



The perfect mix of surfing, adventure, and relaxation

  • 6 days + 5 nights in 5 star luxury accommodations
  • Authentic and nutritious meals prepared by our local private chef
  • 4-5 professional surf lessons
  • 2 restorative yoga classes
  • Delicious local food tour
  • Salsa dance lesson
  • Professional surf photos
  • Surf + Yoga equipment 
  • Transportation to and from included activities
  • WiFi available throughout our gorgeous surf house


Surrounded by lush gardens and beautiful beaches, this gorgeous villa is inspired by modern Mexican tropical architecture. Treat yourself to paradise.

Just a short walk to the beach and in the quaint artsy town of Bucerías
Cool off in our refreshing saltwater pool
– Variety of spacious Bungalow-style rooms
– Beautiful al fresco dining areas and social spaces
WiFi & Sonos sound system throughout the entire villa

!Bienvenidos a México!

Escape the crowds and experience the real Mexico through surfing, food, dance, art, and so much more.


Surfing is for everyone! Nayarit offers the perfect breaks for all surfers. Whether you’re catching your first wave or riding toes on the nose, we can’t wait to show you one of our favorite surf breaks!


Whether you’re traveling solo or with a friend, you’ll find a supportive space in the Sunshine Surf community, filled with enthusiastic, kind, and goofy individuals. We’re here for a good time not a long time.


Chips and salsa is definitely a love language. Our local private chef will prepare authentic Mexican meals full of nourishment and flavor. We can cater to all dietary needs and restrictions.


Sunshine Surf Retreats goes to Mexico!

Our brand new trip! Tacos and stoke guaranteed!



Luxury Double

Spacious loft-style bungalow with a queen bed on each floor.

  • Perfect for friends or solo travelers on a budget 
  • Adventurous loft 
  • Private bathroom
  • AC + WiFi



Private King

Enjoy the privacy of your own tropical space.

  • Perfect for those seeking a private bedroom
  • Tropical outdoor terrace/patio
  • Private Bathroom
  • AC + Wifi 



Deluxe Private Bungalow

Treat yourself to this spacious bungalow.

  • Perfect for optimal luxury for solo traveler, friends, or a couple
  • Supreme privacy & comfort
  • Large living room + kitchen + outdoor space
  • AC + Wifi + Private Bathroom



Prices above are listed as per-person. Please inquire about double occupancy pricing for private rooms.


Can I attend Solo? Can I attend with my friend/partner/family member?

Of course! Come solo or with a friend or two or four. Let us know when you are booking if you want to share a room with a specific member. We offer double occupancy discounts for our private rooms. 

What if I am not interested in surfing?

No problem! We encourage you to give it a try but if it’s not your jam, Mexico is absolutely stunning and lively. We are so much more than a surf retreat. 

How many people are on the retreat?

Our retreats are anywhere from 7-12 guests plus 2 retreat guides. 

Are there any requirements?
  • Must be at least 18+

  • Must know how to swim

  • Must have positive attitude 

  • We kindly require all guest to be vaccinated against covid-19
Do I need to be a good surfer or yogi?

Absolutely not! This surf + adventure retreat is about having fun. Your surfing, strength, balance, and appreciation for nature will improve, but that’s just some great benefits. Our surf retreats are for everyone. 

What is NOT included?
  • Flight

  • Alcoholic beverages 

  • Travel Insurance

  • Transportation to to and from the airport. Please inquire to book transportation if desired.
What Should I Pack?

Everyone is different and we will send a detailed packing list once you have booked but here are some helpful reminders: 

  • Bathing suit or boardshorts + rashguard

  • Activewear/ yoga wear

  • Beach coverup

  • Socks and underwear

  • Sandals or flip flops

  • Casual clothing

  • Beach towel

  • Hat or sun protection

  • Sunglasses

  • Athletic/ strappy water shoes shoes for hiking

  • Personal Toiletries & Medication

  • Sunscreen (reef-safe recommended)

  • Natural insect repellent

  • Masks


Important Documents

  • Passport

  • Emergency contact information

  • Travel Insurance

  • Flight ticket information

  • ATM card

Do I need to bring my own surfboard?

No, but you are more than welcome to bring your own board if you prefer to do so! Soft-Top and hardtop boards will be provided based on your skill level and preference.

What airport should I fly into?

We recommend flying into Puerto Vallarta. The airport is called Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR). PVR is only a 15-30 minute drive to Brucerias where our luxury surf house is. We can book you transportation at an additional cost or give you details on how to take the bus if you’re feeling adventurous. 

Money & Currency

The official currency of Mexico is the Peso. There are a variety of ATMs in the PVR airport right before you exit. Cash is ideal for small purchases like souvenirs, snacks, and tips for staff. Do not forget to notify your bank that you will be traveling!

How are you staying COVID safe?

All retreat guides are vaccinated, and we require all retreat guests to be vaccinated as well. The luxurious beach house we are staying in is thoroughly cleaned every day.

What are Mexico’s COVID travel requirements?

At the moment, Mexico does not require proof of a negative PCR test to enter the country with proof of vaccination. These requirements are subject to change, and we will keep our guests informed with any new travel information. 

COVID-19 Cancellation Policy

In the event that your retreat is cancelled due COVID-19, such as border closures or a mandatory quarantine period, we will do our very best to make sure you are able to travel with us in the future. In the event of a trip cancellation, we will offer you a free rebooking to a retreat at a later date. Deposits are not refundable, but can be transferred to you or any friend or family member. We appreciate your understanding during these unprecedented times (Feel free to contact us for more information).

Cancellation Policy

Deposits are non-refundable, but can be transferred to a friend or family member. Your final trip payment is due 60 days before the start date. If you need to cancel your trip for any reason, please contact your travel insurance, as they may be able to cover your expenses.