Surfing holiday package - hostel

Peniche, Baleal, Portugal

8 days from
per person
£265

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About the location

This excellent surf school in Baleal, Peniche on Cantinho da Baia was established in 1993 by two brothers who have been surfing the waves in Peniche since their childhood.

Together with their team of qualified surf instructors they have the passion and experience to help you experience the true surfer lifestyle on Portugal's stunning beaches. With 1 instructor to a maximum of 4 students, you'll be assured personal attention and your surfing will progress rapidly during your stay in Portugal.

Located on the Peniche peninsula in the Western region of Portugal, the area provides quality waves all year round and within a 15km radius you may find over 20 different wave conditions suitable for all levels from beginner surfers to advanced.

The location offers such fantastic surf conditions that it was selected for WCT ASP world Surf Tour and Rip Curl Pro Search in 2009 which are scheduled to return with the top 15 surfers world-wide catching the perfect waves on this beautiful peninsula.

The surf school holds an exclusive permit to have its surf classes on the Cantinho da Baia beach. This spot is legendary for its Supertubos beach and ideal conditions for beginners making it the perfect school at which to go learn to surf.

The beach front surf camp accommodation provided is of the highest quality and is less than 5 minutes walk away from the surf centre so there's no need for transport and no lugging your board and wetsuit around as you are right on the beach front.

In your free time you can explore the stunning surrounding landscapes by renting a bike, go fishing, explore the regions wineries, enjoy the towns of Baleal and Peniche, practice your surfing or head to the local bar where you may find your surf instructors behind the turntables.

Features
- 1 instructor for a maximum of 4 students
- Exclusive permit for surfing on Cantinho da Baia beach
- WiFi
- Lifeguards
- Surf school with showers, toilets, wifi, surf equipment and rentals
- Beach Bar & Cafe
- Weekly BBQ on the beach on Wednesdays
- Automatic guest list for Bruno's Bar at weekends
- Great quality surf camp accommodation
- Uses top quality surf equipment
- Beautiful, unspoilt surf beaches
- Berlengas Islands
- Peniche Fortress nearby
- Golf courses in the area
- Prestigious wine region
- Surrounded by picturesque fishing villages
- Trekking on offer nearby
- Fine Dining options in the area
- Ideal for solo trips and travel with friends
- Water temperature on average between 17 and 20 degrees from April to October
- Weather from 18 to 30 degrees between April and October
- Week long courses include a visit to the local Fatum surfboard factory and trips to deserted surf beaches to experience virgin beaches to the north of Baleal
- Over 70 surf boards to choose from between 5'6 and 9'2, brands include BIC and NSP (reinforced plastic and epoxy boards) in addition to conventional fibre boards
- Beginners use a board with higher volume and float to assist learning
- Quicksilver wetsuits
- You can order a customised surf board with the schools personal Surf Board Shaper and receive a 5% discount
- Ayurveda Massage is also available to sooth your muscles (at extra cost to any package booked)
- Your hosts have a cat, however it stays only in the reception area