Surfing Break in Portugal

From £148 pp

Lisbon , Peniche

4 Days

Small Group up to 4 People

What you'll do

Go learn to surf on one of Portugal's best surfing beaches near Peniche, north of Lisbon, with near perfect conditions; this surfing package includes 3 nights accommodation in a shared room in the Surf House, 2 days of surfing lessons and full use of surf equipment during the course.

Go learn to surf in Portugal’s surf capital and host of the World Surf Tour on stunning beaches with near perfect surf conditions. Situated on Baleal beach, this school is just 5km from Peniche on Portugal’s Atlantic coast.

This package includes accommodation just a short walk from the beach, surf lessons and use of all surf equipment throughout the course so you can practice your new found skills in your free time.

You will be taught by highly qualified, experienced surf instructors who have been perfecting teaching surfing techniques for over 15 years that will have you up on your surf board in no time.

Once you have your gear, you’ll hit the beach to start your surf lessons with a demonstration and training on the sand before hitting the water. This course is ideal for beginners looking to get up on the board for the first time.

Your Local Host:

Bruno & team

Bruno’s surf camp is a family run business in Peniche Portugal. They are based on a stunning beach-front location at Europe’s most consistent and flexible surf spot.

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Experience Itinerary


– Arrive in Baleal and check in to your accommodation from 3pm
– Please note the following check-in hours for your holiday (if you are late for check in a 10 Euro fee will apply upon arrival to the surf camp):
1 January-29 March, 1 November-31 December: 15:00 – 18:45
30 March-28 June & 20 September-31 October: 15:00 – 21:30
29 June-19 September: 15:00 – 23:00
– Take time to settle in and explore the local area


– The Surf House Hostel is a modern, clean building just 100m from the beach, ideal for young easy going surfers looking for a fun holiday
– You will bunk in with other surfers in a shared room
– The house has 5 rooms sleeping a maximum of 20 guests in total
– There are 3 bathrooms
– There is a large lounge with TV/DVD
– Kitchen facilities are available
– The house has a large patio overlooking the sea with BBQ facilities
– There is a reception area with free internet access for all guests
– WiFi is available

– There are two surf villas of very good quality very close to the beach, but in a quiet street, so you don’t have to worry about transport or dragging your board to the surf spot each day
– The villas have 4 rooms all sleeping up to 2 guests in each room
– You will share the house and bathroom with others
– There is a large lounge with TV and large fully equipped kitchen
– Rooms do not have air conditioning but given how close they are to the sea, they are naturally cooled by the sea breeze even in August
– Please note private rooms for solo travellers are not available to book in high season unless it is a last minute request
– The villa is cleaned every two days


A Typical Day

– Over 2 days you will have 6 hours of surfing lessons
– There will be two lessons each day of 1 hour 30 minutes each
– Lesson start times will depend on the weather and wave conditions, your instructor will keep you informed on a daily basis






– Wake up at your leisure and check out by 12pm


Location Info

Established in 1993 by two brothers with a passion for surf, this surf school is located in Baleal, 5km north of Peniche, Portugal’s surf capital on the stunning Atlantic coastline. Baleal is uniquely positioned offering ideal conditions for both beginner and experienced surfers.

The water temperature is on average between 17 and 20 degrees from April to October, and the weather from 18 to 30 degrees. Making it an ideal destination all year round!

Getting there

Please note that prices for the holidays do not include flights. We recommend using to check flights.

Nearest airport:
Lisbon (90km away, 1h 30m from school), you can also fly to Porto (280km away) and take a bus to Peniche

Complementary return transfers from Peniche bus station:
A return transfer from Peniche bus station to the surf camp is included in the price providing your arrival time is with..

  • 3 nights accommodation in a shared dorm room with shared bathrooms in the Surf House Hostel or shared twin room with shared bathroom in the Villa
  • Please note that you may find dorm rooms are mixed male and female
  • Private Apartments may be available on request
  • 4 x 1h30m surfing lessons (2 lessons per day) with a qualified instructor
  • Surf board and wet suit hire according to surf experience level for the duration of your stay
  • Sport Accident Insurance during the lessons
  • Free WiFi access
  • Arrival & departure transfer from Peniche bus station to the hostel (10:00-18:45)
  • Check in from 15:00 and check out 4 days later (3 nights) by 12pm

Surfing Break in Portugal