San Andres Island / Rocky Cay

Continent
South America
Country
Colombia
Next Big City
San Andres Island
Next Town
San Andres Island
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat
Hazards:
Swimmers, Ships, Jetskis, Buoys, Corals
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

It is paradise. Very nice play ground with flat water. Clearest water with amazing water colors. Beware of the marked swimmer's areas and swimmers in the water.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Trees, Bystanders
Beach Users:
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Small sandy beach. Enough space to launch a kite, but move out of the way of sun bathers. Packed beach during the weekend.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, June, July, December
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NE, ENE, E
Main Direction:
NE, ENE, E

The best season for good winds is between December to February and also in the summer June to July. The wind speed for San Andres depending on the season is between 10-35 knots. On the east side the wind is mostly onshore and sideonshore.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Located at the Rocky Cay Club de Playa.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

There are a lot of good clubs in the main hotels. The biggest and the best is called Blue Deep on top of the Sunrise Beach Hotel. There are also a lot of smaller clubs and bars in the downtown area. These places can all be reached walking when you are downtown.