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Highlights

 

  • 2 hours SuP lessons per day (qualified surf instructor)
  • 1 nights accommodation
  • Lessons designed for your level of expertise
  • All gear, including wetsuit and surf board
  • Daily breakfast
  • Free use of Quinta d’Anta’s pool, outdoor padel court, and push bikes
  • Insurance
  • Transfers to the SuP spot

2 Days SuP Pack

“Tailor made, you choose how many nights” 
  or  
 *7 days SuP pack

Booking Options

Low SeasonHigh Season
1-Set to 30-Jun01-Jul to 31-Ago
€115€145
 

  • Guto Pinto

    I grew up in the Center of Portugal and have been surfing for the past 20 years. Surfing is my biggest passion so being able to share my passion and helping others enjoy the ocean in a safe way is truly inspiring for me. I am a professional Surf/SUP instructor, surf judge certified by FPS (Portuguese Surf Federation), sports teacher and personal trainer oriented to Surf

  •     09:50 Meet at Quinta d’Anta Surf School after breakfast
        10:00 Departure to the beach
        10:20 Lesson starts
        12:20 Lunch break
        13:30 On the water
        15:30 Return to Quinta d’Anta Surf Lodge

  • The maximum participants in the group is 34.
    Racio
        (normal) 4 students / 1 instructor
        ((max) 6 students / 1 instructor   

    5 days with instruction
       Portuguese, French, Spanish, English

  • Portugal Surf Camp

    Learn to surf or improve your surfing skills in the center of Portugal, where an experienced guide will be ready to give you a memorable surf camp holiday.
    Discover the beautiful Cabedelo Beach, famous for its exceptional conditions to practice all levels of surf, and experience a program designed specially to fit your abilities.
    Enjoy an unforgettable surfing holiday in a safe and funny way!
  • During this retreat, you will be staying at Quinta d`Anta Hotel.
     
    The hotel offers a year-round outdoor pool, barbecue facilities, a sun terrace, and water sports facilities. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the property and free private parking is available on site.Each room at this property is air conditioned and is equipped with a flat-screen television with cable channels.
     
    All rooms have a private bathroom.
  • Beginners program

        A short history of surfing
        Basic techniques on the white water (first waves)
        First approach on surfing unbroken waves
        How to go to the line-up and handle with the white water
        How to position yourself on the board, how to paddle, sit and turn
        Introduction to ocean tides, currents and waves
        Introduction to surf equipment
        Take off (standing up on your board) practice on the sand
        Take off practice on the white water
        The local region geography – how to find the best spots
        Turning on the white water

    Intermediate program

        Approach to advanced surfing techniques
        First session as an evaluation of your surfing skill and establish the best way to improve
        Front-side and back-side surfing
        How to choose the best surf equipment according to your level
        Improving your paddling and some beginner techniques
        Maneuvers: trimming (how to get speed)
        Practicing paddling into the wave
        Priority rules
        Shape, size, and direction of the wave
        Take-off on unbroken waves and turning
        Understand the correct position in the line-up to surf unbroken waves

    Advanced program

    To join Quinta d’Anta Surf School’s advanced surfing lessons, you need to feel comfortable on the water, know the priority rules, be able to catch unbroken waves on your own, and turn.

        Ability to catch and ride unbroken waves
        Advanced maneuvers: tube ridding, cut back, off the lip, and floater
        Choose the best schedules and surf spots in order to practice advanced techniques with less crowd on the water
        Ocean knowledge
        Practice the classic surfing line: trimming, bottom turn, top turn
        Surf equipment knowledge

  • The surf courses are given normally from Monday to Sunday. You will surf twice a day, with a two-hour class in the morning and two hours of free surfing in the afternoon. You will always be assisted and monitored by a qualified surf assistant.

    Depending on the conditions and on the level of the students, the lessons can take place at different surf spots within a range of 20 kilometers from the main surfing point at Cabedelo Beach.

    Quinta d’Anta Surf School offers surf lessons based on the participant’s skill of surfing. There are three levels of courses, which are beginner, intermediate, and advanced. If you have done some surfing before but are not sure which one is the right course level for you, you can choose a beginner’s course and on the first day your instructor will evaluate your surfing skills.

  • Location

    Quinta d’Anta Surf Camp is located in Maiorca, Figueira da Foz, in the best surf coast of Europe, which stretches from Aveiro to Peniche, in the center of Portugal. Cabedelo Beach offers amazing conditions for learning and advanced surfing.

    Cabedelo Beach still holds its natural beauty and has not been affected by mass tourism. It has something magical that is difficult to describe with words. You can easily fall in love for this small paradise.

    If the waves are not good in Cabedelo Beach, you will be taken to other surf spots, such as Buarcos, Murtinheira Poço da Cruz, and Aveiro’s surf spots like Barra Beach and Costa Nova.


    Nearby places

        Cabedelo Beach – 10 minutes
        Cabedelo surf point, 10 kilometers
        Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS), 196 kilometers
        Porto Airport (OPO), 120 kilometers

  • Activities

        Cycling nearby
        Massage
        Mountain biking nearby
        Stand up paddle boarding nearby
        Surfing
        Swimming
        Swimming pool

        General

        Air-conditioned public areas
        Air-conditioned rooms
        Barbecue facilities
        Beach nearby
        Dining area

        Services

        Bicycle rental
        Car rental nearby
        Free parking
        Free Wi-Fi

  • During this retreat, you will be served delicious breakfasts and dinners every day.

    One barbecue evening will be held per week.

    For the barbecue evening, Quinta d’Anta Surf School also offers a vegetarian menu, which is available on request.

    The following meals are included:

    Breakfast

    Dinner

    The following dietary requirements are served and/or catered for:

    Fruitarian

    Gluten Free

    Lactose Free

    Pescatarian

    Regular (typically includes meat and fish)

    Seafood

    Vegan

    Whole food

    (If you have special dietary requirements its a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation)


  • Explore Buçaco

    Buçaco is a place of Manueline exuberance in a garden of Eden and the site of Napoleon’s defeat.
    Tour Aveiro

    Here, colorful boats go down attractive canals and you will find a princess-saint, fine porcelain, and a lovely fairytale castle.
    Visit Coimbra

    Coimbra is an old university town and the site of a tragic love story.
    Visit Conimbriga

    Conimbriga is a Roman village where you will find Iberia’s best preserved Roman mosaics.
    Other activities

    During this holida, you can also book a massage, go swimming, go mountain biking with GPS tracking, practice padel tennis, practice stand up paddle boarding, or surf.

    • 1 barbecue evening
    • 5 days of guided surf lessons
    • 6 nights accommodation
    • Airport pick up and drop off
    • All gear, including wetsuit and surf board
    • Daily breakfast
    • Daily dinner
    • Free use of Quinta d’Anta’s pool, outdoor padel court, and push bikes
    • Insurance
    • Transfers to the surf spots
  •     Lunches
        Massages
        Photo and video reports of the surf session


  • Arrival by airplane

    Please book your flight to arrive at Porto Airport (OPO) or Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS). Transfer from and to the airport is included. Quinta d’Anta, Hotel and Surf Lodge will pick you up from the airport.

    Whether you land in Lisbon or Oporto, you can reach Quinta d’Anta, Hotel and Surf Lodge by metro and train, metro and bus, or car. When opting for public transportation, you should head to Coimbra and then Quinta d’Anta, Hotel and Surf Lodge can arrange a pick up time.