Algarve Surf School

We offer Lessons, Surf Camps and Surf Trips, as well as low-cost and fun Hostel accommodation in the surfers' town of Sagres and backpackers' paradise of Lagos, Portugal.

Surf Camp Package

Dates: From any Sunday, all year round (except January)

Step into the surfing lifestyle and feel what 20 years experience brings to the table!

Learn to surf from certified instructors, while staying at one of our well-equipped hostels. You can choose between either our Lagos or Sagres locations. To add to the experience the team organizes social events like our famed BBQ’s; not to mention the great nights out!

To see what’s included, click on ‘Learn More’ or email us!


7 nights and 6 days surfing starting at just €345 includes:

  • Shared or Private Accommodation
  • Lagos bus/train transfer
  • Awesome home baked breakfasts
  • Packed lunches for the beach
  • Two surf lessons per day (All levels)
  • All surf equipment
  • Transport to/from the beach
  • Sports insurance

(does not include flights or evening meals)

  • select option
  • Mixed dorm
  • Dorm girls
  • Double room

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NYE Special Deal!

Dates: 27 Dec – 03 Jan 2016

Do something different this New Year! Why not escape the freezing winter and  come party and surf your way into the new year; in mild, potentially sunny weather with some awesome people in great surroundings!

This package consists of a week’s stay at our Lagos hostel over the New Year period.

One week’s accommodation and fun filled days of surfing lessons. Throw in a NYE feast and some wild nights out and you’ve got yourself the perfect way to glide into 2016!

All this for just €299! Limited spaces available so pack your t-shirts and book now!



7 nights and 4 days surfing starting at €299 includes:

  • Shared or Private accommodation
  • Awesome breakfasts
  • Packed lunches for the beach
  • New Years Eve Feast (incl. drinks)
  • Two surf lessons per day
  • All surf equipment
  • Transport to/from the beach
  • Sports insurance

We can pick you up and drop you off at the bus/train in Lagos, just add this on extras if needed.

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Longboard Clinic week

Dates: 2016… new dates coming very soon.

The Longboard Clinic is a special week designed for intermediate to advanced longboarders who want to improve their techniques. Plenty of time in the water during the day and video analysis with our coach Ale Rista in the evening in our Surf Hostel in Lagos. Only 8 places available providing you with the best coaching and the fastest improvement.

Check out our videos and other stuff on the Facebook group “The Longboard Clinic”.


  • Transport from Lagos Surf Hostel to surf spots

  • 1 x filming or training session a day

  • 1 x free surf session a day

  • Wetsuit (if needed)

  • Sports insurance

* If you need a place to stay you can add accommodation at our Lagos Surf Hostel, check the Stay with us section.

** Surfboard is not included. Bring your own stick or rent one on site.

To get the best out of this week you should be able to catch and surf green waves up to head high.

On the first day we’ll assess your level and create a personal program that suits your needs.

From performing the first cutback to nose riding we’ve got it all covered!

We’ll alternate video analysis with specific training sessions, creating awareness of what needs to be improved followed by specific exercises to target these areas.

As far as theory we’ll cover:

  • Element of ocean knowledge

  • Break functioning

  • Spot analysis

  • Position on the line up

  • Increasing wave count

  • Rules and etiquette

  • select option
  • 2016 dates coming soon...

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