Playa de San Lorenzo Reviews and Ratings
Visitor reviews of Playa de San Lorenzo surf break
July 29, 2013
marga from Spain
quería saber si se podía acampar en algun lugar de esta playa
Playa de San Lorenzo Ratings
Based on 5 votes. Vote
Quality on a good day: 2.8
(1 star: Even when the swell and winds are optimum, the waves are poor quality, 5 stars: If conditions are right, the waves will be World Class).
Consistency of Surf: 3.8
(1: Playa de San Lorenzo is a fickle surf spot that only works a few times a year. 5: Reliable year-round spot).
Regional Rating: 2.7
(1: Playa de San Lorenzo is usually very poor quality compared to other spots in Asturias. 5: the best break in Asturias).
Difficulty Level: 2.5
(1: Suitable for Groms. 3: Intermediates. 5: Expert tow-in surfers only).
Onshore Wind: 2.3
(1: even a light onshore ruins the surf. 5: Playa de San Lorenzo can offer better rides with a light wind behind them).
Other Options: 4.0
(1: If wind or tide conditions are poor at Playa de San Lorenzo, it will be poor everywhere nearby. 5: other locations nearby provide a rich variety of wind and swell exposures).
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.3
(1: An unsuitable spot. 5: Wind and wave conditions at Playa de San Lorenzo are often excellent).
Water Quality: 2.8
(1: Known health risks from pollution. 5: Never any pollution).
(1: Often too crowded. 5: Playa de San Lorenzo is an isolated spot where you are unlikely to meet other surfers).
(1: Getting to Playa de San Lorenzo requires an overland expedition or chartering a boat. 3: A 30 minute walk from the nearest parking. 5: Park a vehicle right by the break).
(1: An ugly industrial backdrop. 5: A spectacular setting).
Local Attitude: 5.0
(1: Locals are hostile to visitors. 5: Either there are no locals who surf, or else they are accommodating and friendly).
(1: No convenient places to stay indoors. 5: A wide variety of accommodation near Playa de San Lorenzo for all budgets from hostels to luxury hotels).
(1: Camping at Playa de San Lorenzo is not possible. 3: Camping tolerated but no facilities. 5: A nearby camp ground has excellent facilities and a good vibe).
(1: Besides the surf and the solitude there is nothing to do when it is flat. 5: Playa de San Lorenzo is in such an interesting area to visit that getting wet is a bonus).
Equipment and Repairs: 5.0
(1: Nothing can be sourced, not even wax. 5: Quality surfing equipment can be purchased or hired. Major repairs can be fixed too).
(1: Bring your own food, there isn't even a shop. 5: A wide variety of places to eat and drink at Playa de San Lorenzo, from fast food and cafes to fancy restaurants).
(1: Alcohol is not allowed in the country. 5: There is an excellent pub near Playa de San Lorenzo where you can stay or park a camper van overnight).
June 10, 2013
luis from Spain
Como es posible que venga la fotografía de la escalerona,con fecha 10 de junio de este añoy no viene el andamio que tiene el reloj,luego es falso, esto se ve en webcam.