Learn to surf in Alentejo, Portugal.
Surfing is a good way to connect yourself with mother nature. While teaching you this ancient sport, we take care that you enjoy it, feeling entertained and amused, so you are learning with plenty of fun. We do not mass-process you with unnecessary warm ups during the surf-lessons.
We like to invite you to stay in our Hike & Surf Lodge while you enjoy your stay in Vila Nova de Milfontes. Sourrounded by a beautiful nature reservoir, our spot has much more than just good surfing conditions. We are teachers who take care about your process, adjusted to your own personal flow and speed so you can find your momentum in the water with ease.
We are professionals
With more then 12 years of teaching experience, we are the only legal surf school you'll find in this region. Our surf school and surf monitors got credentials by the Portuguese Surf Federation.
We are located in a natural park
Quality matters. We offer excellent waves for all levels. As we are in a natural park, you'll find beautiful beaches, wich aren't crowded - wich is also for your safety.
Our average ratio of persons is around 8 persons per session, wich is not overloaded. As we hold our groups small, we are able to provide more personalized lessons.
What you get.
Activity in the sun
Next to our main-activity surfing - we've got plenty of options for you: Cycling, Stand up paddling, Fishing, Yogasessions, or you can just hike through the great nature ressort wich surrounds us.
Good surfing conditions
Initial wave formation (determines the quality and size of the ground swell that will hit the spot) and the local conditions at our spots are perfect for beginners. But also experienced surfers will get fun.
We love what we do. Permaculture is a philosophy of working with, rather than against nature. Our way of living creates culture.
Your stay in Vila Nova de Milfontes
The Surf & Hike Lodge is located in the center of the town, next to our surfschool and in reach of a 12-minute walk from the beach. Some rooms feature access to shared bathroom facilities, while others have their own bathroom. The guest house features a shared lounge area with sofas and a flat-screen TV, which accesses a balcony with a view. Guests are welcome to cook their own meals in the full communal kitchen at their disposal. Alternatively, various restaurants and cafés are available within a 5-minute walk.