Surfing Holiday in Portugal

From £268 pp

Lisbon , Peniche

8 Days

Small Group up to 4 People

Go learn to surf at this excellent surf school based in Portugal's surf capital, Peniche, where you'll spend 7 nights in villa accommodation less than 5 minutes walk from the best surf beaches; enjoy 5 days of surf lessons taught by highly qualified instructors and full equipment hire.

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 5 days you will have 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
– You will have one free day during your time there






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

Reviews (1)


Friday 13th March, 2020

Great activity


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..

  • 7 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
  • 5 days of surfing lessons
  • Note: You’ll have around 3 hours of surf tuition per day split into 2 x 1h30m lessons
  • Video monitoring
  • Surf board and wet suit according to experience level for the full week so you can practice outside of your lessons
  • Sports Accident Insurance during the lessons
  • One surf trip & sightseeing tour
  • Free WiFi access
  • A visit to the surf board factory
  • Arrival & departure transfer from Peniche bus station to the hostel (10:00-18:45 on arrival)
  • Check in from 15:00 and check out 8 days later (7 nights) by 12pm

Surfing Holiday in Portugal