Lagos Surf Camp - South Coast, Algarve. Portugal
OPEN ALL YEAR !
It’s all happening here at Lagos Surf Camp ! Embark on a journey to Algarve’s surfing Mecca with a fine mix of qualified English and Aussie know-how with 45 years of surfing experience combined. The staff will strive for you to surf great waves in beautiful locations, tone up, feel fitter and tanned, relax, chill out or just surf hard. You will become a real surfer or just remember how it was like to be one! Daily cruising in Land Rover to the best surf spots of the south and west coast of the Algarve in search of the best conditions to suit your level of surfing ability.
We kicked off in 1992. It pre-dates pretty much everything out there and was created for love rather than money. The same philosophy continues. We provide Surf School, Surf Camp, Surf Training Weeks,Yoga Weeks & Surf Instructor Courses. All this centrally located in the lively & beautiful beach town of Lagos Portugal in accommodation choices of Townhouse, Pensão and Boutique apartment…
The Surf House is an adapted town house in the hearth of beautiful, exciting lagos. The house is social, full of features and has cool decor. The Pensao is 90 seconds away from the Surf House in a centrally located quite street. The Boutique is also same distance from the Surf House, fully equipped modern apartment. Embellished with wooden decor. Perfect for families and private groups.
Lagos Surf Camp enjoys a central location in Lagos with a terrace view of spectacular beaches and a variety of restaurant, bars and shops just outside the front door. This very comfortable classic townhouse is always maintained spotless and offers accommodation for singles, couples and threesomes.
- Singles, couples and threesomes rooms
- Plasma TV with computer hooked up
- Surround Stereo system
- Terrabyte HD with loads of movies
- WiFi through the house
- Surfboard room
- 2 Large terraces
Surf Tours & Lessons
Daily cruising in Land Rover to the breathtaking south and west coastline of the Algarve in search of the best conditions of the day to suit your level of surfing ability. The advanced will surf reef and point breaks while beginners will enjoy smaller beach breaks in which they can improve without stress. After a day out at the beaches, relax in the cosy surfhouse, a comfortable Lagos Surf Camp at the heart of the city.
The south-western Algarve is a surfing destination unrivaled anywhere in Europe and unique in the way that it will give you a genuine taste of surfing lifestyle. Wave size and quality range from average to epic, with an assortment of reefs and beach breaks. The beauty of this corner of the world is due to the variety of its waves, which will suit everyone’s standards, and their constancy throughout the year – good waves break year round.
Waves break both on the Southern and Western coasts, always providing a surfing alternative according to the swell and within a maximum thirty minute drive. The surf itself is surrounded by wide and breathtaking scenery, with steep reddish cliffs, wide sandy beaches and no real estate developments or seaside resorts in sight. The whole area is protected and forms part of the Natural Park. The access to the beaches is by dirt tracks twisting through a spectacular scenery.
Free yoga weeks at Lagos Surf Camp:
- Feb 27 – March 3
- March 27 – 31
- April 10 – 14
- May 8 – 12
- May 22 – 29
- June 12 – 16
- July 3 – 7
- August 14 – 18
- Sept 4 – 8
- Sept 25 – 29
- Oct 23 – 27
- Nov 6 – 10
LOCATION & GETTING HERE
Lagos Surf Camp is at the very heart of the vibrant and ancient coastal town of Lagos. Plenty of bars, clubs and restaurants at your doorstep for those in want of exciting night life, and Lagos has plenty of it ! This ancient town on Algarve’s southern coast is a nice mix of traditional Portuguese lifestyle and cosmopolitan partying with tourists from Northern Europe.
The Southwestern shore of Algarve is a wild and uncrowded stretch of coast yet minutes away from the famous resorts of Lagos and Sagres, with plenty of nightlife. The Western coast is one of the major surfing destinations for serious surfers from around the globe as the long Atlantic rollers sweeping onto the west coast beaches offer ideal surfing conditions. Waves break both on the Southern and Western coasts, always providing a surfing alternative according to the swell and within a maximum thirty minute drive.
The Algarve is also the warmest place in Portugal and the most touristic one, with plenty of night live and attractions. It is a surfing destination unrivaled anywhere in Europe and unique in the way that it will give you a genuine taste of surfing lifestyle.
Atlantic/Mediterranean, with mild winters and hot summers. Due to its exposure on a peninsula, the region enjoys excellent swell and wind conditions year round for the practice of surf or kitesurf
- Lagos 275 km. S of Lisbon (Portugal) 300 km. W of Sevilla (Spain)
- Faro International Airport (FAO), 110 km. We organize Faro Airport transfers (Major European airlines + Ryanair, Easyjet, Air Berlin, Happag Llyod, LTU, Monarch, Virgin Express) Airport/Surfhouse transfers: 25 UKP per trip
- Lagos Train/Bus Station, 30 km. Bus Madrid-Lagos (3 times per week) Bus Sevilla-Lagos (Daily except Sunday) Bus Sevilla-Huelva (Daily) + River crossing to Vila Reial de Sto. Antonio + Train to Lagos (Various daily)
Timetable buses ALSA: Tel. 91 506 32 55
- Madrid- Lagos Departure Wednesday, Friday, Sundays at 9:30 AM Arrival Lagos at 19:15
- Sevilla – Lagos Every day Departures at 6:30 AM, 8 AM, 13:30 AM, 16:15 AM. Travel time: 5 hours
PRICES & PACKAGES
- Accommodation at Lagos Surf Camp
- Halfboard (Breakfast & Lunch)
- Transports to the beaches
- Daily Guided tours (inc. coaching)
- Surfboard + Wetsuit (optional)
- Transfers to Lagos bus/train station
- All rates are per person
|Season||3 Days||3 Days + Board/Wetsuit||5 Days||5 Days + Board/Wetsuit||1 Week||1 Week + Board/Wetsuit|
|Low Season Dec > Mar||175 EUR||211 EUR||270 EUR||324 EUR||360 EUR||428 EUR
|High Season Apr > Nov||203 EUR||236 EUR||304 EUR||354 EUR||399 EUR||467 EUR|