Arrifana Beach Surf House - Aljezur, Faro. Portugal
Arrifana Beach Surf House is located in a prestigious area, as is the Costa Vicentina, we aim to give our guests the best in terms of accommodation only 5 minutes from the beach.
The Surf Technical Director is Nuno Rendeiro, with over 20 years experience, and certified by the FPS (Portuguese Surfing Federation), this surfer holds a vast knowledge of the area, uses a focused but fun teaching method, adaptable to all ages and styles. Carolina Delfim is the manager responsible for all Arrifana Beach Surf House management, she is an expert in the art of hospitality 😉
Our group surf classes are composed by a maximum of 8 students, always differentiating adult groups from groups of children (starting from 6 years), allowing us to focus on their different levels of learning, observing each individual development carefully, thus providing a more efficient and personalized service. Each student is properly insured in the event of an accident.
- Excellent conditions
- Double rooms
- Shared rooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Swimming pool
- Leisure area
- Privileged location, only 5 minutes from Arrifana Beach
Our group classes are composed by a maximum of 8 students, always differentiating Adult groups from Groups of children (starting from 6 years), allowing us to focus on their different levels of learning, observing each individual development carefully, thus providing a more efficient and personalized service. Each student is properly insured in the event of an accident.
Introduction and presentation of necessary equipament; Analysis of conditions for surfing; Security rules and behaviour in water; Rowing technique; Sit back and turn the board; Take off and surf in foams.
Individual assessment for proper choice of material; Daily analysis of the conditions for surfing; Security rules, behaviour and rules of priority in the water; Approach to different types of waves; Catch waves in green; Drop the wave, turn in and surf the wave wall; Introduction to advanced maneuvers.
Transport to the best spots of the region in search of the best option of the day; Guidance for big waves; Access to material to repair material; Lessons accompanied by video and their analysis.
EQUIPMENT AND MATERIAL
We have a vast and diversified range of material (surfboards and wetsuits) highly qualified and comfortable. Also the choice of the same is carried out in a manner appropriate to each individual so as to facilitate and satisfy their surfing abilities.
- Horse riding
- Beach Volleyball
LOCATION & GETTING HERE
Arrifana Beach Surf Camp has the privilege of being in the heart of Aljezur. A Rural municipality, within the Natural Park of Southwest Alentejo and Costa Vicentina, Aljezur is a magical place full of cultural heritage which reflects the contrast between mountains and the sea.
Surrounded by unique beaches and the best Spots for surf lovers, agriculture, fishing and crafts are also the main activities of the region. The cuisine is superb and full of contrasts, based on diverse quality products from land and sea, capable of awakening unforgettable feelings to those who visit us.
In addition to all this, the area where we are located provides moments of discovery and adventure in natural scenarios where wild animals and plants unique throughout Europe can be found, as well as a wealth of special places where the tranquility and peace you need. Even the sky here is arguably unique! We are waiting for you!
The two nearest international airports are Faro (108 km) and Lisbon (244 km).
Take the N125 road. Coming from the north, take the exit to Sines and coming from the south – the exit to Lagos. Car rental is quite cheap in Portugal (from € 120 / week).
From the airport, do not go in direction to Faro, but on the highway follow the signs that say Albufeira / Portimão / Lagos. Take the exit to Bensafrim and follow the road signs to Aljezur. Shortly before Aljezur, turn left at the intersection towards Vale da Telha. After a short steep climb, turn left again. Follow the road through the Vales village and on the next fork, keep right. Pass the Hotel Vale da Telha and on the large roundabout, take the second exit on the right. Some 200m ahead – and you have arrived!
BY BUS / TRAIN
FROM FARO The best way to get from Faro airport to the train station is by bus (about € 1.50) / taxi (about € 9). From there, trains run hourly to Lagos (about 1.5 hours / € 6). Alternatively, you can also take the bus (about 2 hours / € 5). We pick you up in Lagos!
FROM LISBON From Lisbon, take a cheap and convenient trip by bus to Aljezur (about 3 hours / € 17). We pick you up in Aljezur! Buses in the Algarve (www.rede-expressos.pt | www.eva-bus.com) Railway in the Algarve (www.cp.pt)
PRICES & PACKAGES
Suite with breakfast 480€
Suite with full board 620€
Shared room with breakfast 375€
Shared room with full board 550€
Suite with breakfast 540€
Suite with full board 680€
Shared room (2px) with breakfast 470€
Shared room (2px) with full board 610€
Shared room (4px) with breakfast 435€
Shared room (4px) with full board 575€
- 7 nights accommodation
- 5 surf days (15 hours)
- Includes breakfast
- Shuttle to the beach for surf lessons
High Season (From 1st of June until 31st of September)
Low Season (From 1st of October until 31st of May)