Surf Cascais


Cascais, Portugal

4.6 / 5 - 39 reviews Open Gallery

What is included in this holiday?

Shared or private lodging in surf camp
Solo travellers, friends
Average age guest: 18 - 45 years old
Surf lessons included, all levels

Breakfast is included
Transfer(s) available
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov
Airport Transfers

Highlights

  • Perfect conditions all year!: Cascais coastline provides world class waves all year round! You can either be a beginner or intermediate surfer, we will find the perfect spot for you everyday :)
  • Feel at home in our Villa :) : Our Villa decoration & services, together with a super friendly staff will make you feel at home during the entire stay! Enter as a strange and leave as a friend.
  • Video coaching every week! : Take the most out of your Surf Holiday and improve your surfing with our Video & Photo coaching, every Wednesday at the Villa. There is no better way to take your surfing to another level!

Video Experience

A Message from your host

David Moore, Owner

David has a vast experience within the surfing world, not only as an experienced surfer but also as a Tourism expert, Surf Instructor, Local Guide, Dining Guru, and all-around point man.
Born and raised in Lisbon and living in Cascais for the past 7 years, David has the local knowledge of where the best waves are, the best parties and restaurants in town and the best Lisbon attractions. Surfing since he was 13 years old and teaching people how to surf for the past 13 years, gave him the know-how to be a successful Founder & General manager of Surf Cascais.

Read more about this surf holiday

At Errant Surf we find it very important that you read about the experience that is offered at Surf Cascais. Our partner has provided the information you will read below. The booking tool will tell you exactly what you will get for what price.

The vibe at Surf Cascais - Surf Villa

  • Our Surf Villa makes you feel at home and connects all guests with the same goal, surfing!

Guest Profile

  • Guests are typically between 18 and 45 years old. The minimum age is 18.
  • This accommodation is suitable for solo travellers, friends, couples.
  • Families are with us every week.

Accommodation

The following accommodation types are being offered by this surf camp:

4 Bed-Dorm Female

  • Where do you sleep? You will stay in a shared room with bunk bed(s). Suitable for 4 guests. Beds are made.
  • Bathroom Facilities: Shared sanitary.
  • Private room: This accommodation can be booked privately.
  • In addition to the above: This room as a lovely balcony overseeing the pool & garden. Our female shared room is the most wanted room at the Villa normally :)

Mix Shared Room

  • Where do you sleep? You will stay in a shared room with bunk bed(s). Suitable for 6 guests. Beds are made.
  • Bathroom Facilities: Shared sanitary.
  • Private room: This accommodation cannot be booked privately.
  • In addition to the above: We have 3 other shared rooms (4 & 6 beds shared). All very spacious and with plenty of natural light.

Private Room Ensuite - Selva

  • Where do you sleep? You will stay in a private room with twin bed(s) or double bed(s). Suitable for 3 guests. Beds are made.
  • Bathroom Facilities: Private sanitary.
  • Private room: This accommodation can be booked privately.
  • In addition to the above: Our Selva room is the most spacious private accommodation. The bathroom is also very large and comfortable. Ideal for couples or a small group of friends (2 or 3).

Private Room Ensuite - Água

  • Where do you sleep? You will stay in a private room with twin bed(s) or double bed(s). Suitable for 2 guests. Beds are made.
  • Bathroom Facilities: Private sanitary.
  • Private room: This accommodation can be booked privately.
  • In addition to the above: The Água room has a direct door to our swimming pool & garden. The room has plenty of light and nice decoration details.

Surf Levels

Surf Cascais - Surf Villa offers surf lessons on the following surf levels:

Beginners

  • You never surfed before or you had until 5 lessons.
  • Best months: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov.

Intermediate

  • You can catch a wave on your own, stand up and go to the sides (left & right)
  • Best months: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov.

Advanced

  • You have full autonomy in the water and are improving your turns.
  • Best months: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec.

Surf packages

The following surf packages are being offered by this surf camp:

Group Surf Lessons

  • Group Surf Lessons: Whether you’ve been surfing for some time or it is your first time, we prepare different surf groups according to each surfers level. We cover Beginner and Intermediate surf lessons.If you are an experienced surfer looking for some guiding or coaching please check our Surf Guiding options. For the ultimate learning and attentive experience, our lessons have a maximum of 6 students per instructor. You will have 14 lessons, spread over 7 days, of 2 hours each.
  • Suitable for: (1 star refers to not suitable, 5 refers to very suitable)
    • Beginners:
    • Intermediate:
    • Advanced:

  • : You will have lessons, spread over days, of hours each.
  • Suitable for: (1 star refers to not suitable, 5 refers to very suitable)
    • Beginners:
    • Intermediate:
    • Advanced:

  • : You will have lessons, spread over days, of hours each.
  • Suitable for: (1 star refers to not suitable, 5 refers to very suitable)
    • Beginners:
    • Intermediate:
    • Advanced:

  • : You will have lessons, spread over days, of hours each.
  • Suitable for: (1 star refers to not suitable, 5 refers to very suitable)
    • Beginners:
    • Intermediate:
    • Advanced:

When and Where?

  • The surf lessons will be planned according to the weather and wave conditions, so it's impossible to communicate the hours of your lessons prior to your arrival.
  • The surf lessons take place at Guincho Beach, but it could also happen that we go to Carcavelos Beach, or Praia Grande / Pequena.
  • There won't be any surf lessons on the day of your arrival.

Video analysis

  • Video analysis: We do Video & Photo analysis every Wednesday. It's included in most of the packages.

Surf equipment

  • Surf equipment: When booking a surf package, a surfboard and wetsuit are included during the surf lessons and can be rented if you would like to do free surfing.
  • Rental costs:
    • Wetsuit + surfboard: € 15,- per hour

Surf storage

  • Surf storage: It is possible to store your own surf equipment in our storage.

What is there to do?

The activities below are available during most of the season. The add-ons which do not appear in the booking tool can be booked on location.

Activities

  • Walks around the Villa: We normally organize some nice nature walks around the Villa. The town is surrounded by Sintra-Cascais natural park and full of nice walks.
  • Sunset's at Cabo da Roca or Peninha: We try to organize, during summer, a few sunset sessions nearby.
  • Cliff Jumping: Time to time we go to a cliff next to Cascais center and do a super fun cliff jumping. Afterwards we enjoy the best Açaí in town, right next to it.
  • Fun activities at the Villa: Every week we promote a few different activities at the Villa like Pool volleyball, ping pong championship or darts.
  • Skating: We have Carver and Longboard skates available and sometimes take the guests to the near skatepark and give some tips.

Activities to add-on

  • BBQ Night : Every Thursday, during high season, we organize BBQ Nights, followed by a few drinks in Cascais center.
  • Extra Yoga Lessons: You can add more yoga sessions besides the ones included in your package.
  • SUP, Kite Surf or Windsurf lessons: We have partners that provide super quality lessons.
  • Kayak, Climbing, Tours, etc.: It's possible to do a lot of other activities around Cascais with multiple trusted partner companies.

Nightlife

  • After the BBQ nights normally the guests go to Cascais center to have a few drinks.

Food & Drinks

We have a fully equipped kitchen that guests can use. During high season we also have weekly BBQ's and other meals organized by the Villa staff.

What to expect?

This is an overview of what you can expect in terms of food & drinks. When selecting your prefered package during the booking process, you will know exactly on how many meals you can count.
  • Breakfast: Included on a daily basis.
  • Lunch: Self-service.
  • Dinner: Included on some days.

Drinks

  • Drinks can be purchased at our bar.

Cooking facilities

  • We have a kitchen which is available to our guests at all times.

Dietary requirements

  • In case you have any particular dietary requirements, please inform us.
  • We cater vegan, lactose-free diets.
  • In case your requirements are very specific, please clarify this during the booking process so we can prepare our kitchen for you.

Facilities

Below you will find the facilities that are available for most of the season. A EUR sign (€) refers to a paid add-on.

Accommodation

  • WiFi
  • Electricity
  • Parking
  • A/C
  • Heating
  • Lockers
  • TV
  • Wash machine
  • Desk to work
  • Kitchen
  • Fridge
  • Coffee / tea
  • Wetsuit storage
  • Surf storage
  • Microwave

Entertainment

  • Pool
  • Table tennis
  • Skateboards
  • Bar
  • Excursions
  • Yoga
  • Board games

Services

  • Day care
  • Made beds
  • Coffee / tea
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Location

How to reach Surf Cascais - Surf Villa by Transfer

  • From Lisbon Airport:
    • Price single trip per person: € 35,-
    • Price return trip per person: € 35,-
    • Please note: We do airport pick up's everyday and at every time of the day.
  • Pick up information: The meeting point for the pick up will be outside at departures. Please go to your right when you face the lobby area and when you see the restaurant ''My Bistro'' go upstairs to departures (one level up). Then you will find the ''Heineken Bar'' and the exit to the outside. Your driver will be waiting for you just across the street in the outside parking lot. The driver will contact you via WhatsApp if something comes up or with the exact location outside.

How to reach Surf Cascais - Surf Villa by Public transport

  • From Lisbon Airport
    • Route steps:
      1. Take the Metro (Red line) on the Airport and go to Alameda station.
      2. In Alameda you have to change from the Red line to the Green Line and go until the last stop Cais do Sodré.
      3. In Cais do Sodré take the train all the way to the last stop that is Cascais.
      4. This journey in total will take approximately 1:30h.
      5. The walk from the train station to our meeting point is then a ten-minute walk. Closer to your arrival we will send you the times of our pick ups.

How to reach Surf Cascais - Surf Villa by Car

  • There is free parking outside of our surf accommodation.
  • Price parking: € ,- per hour

The address of Surf Cascais - Surf Villa

  • R. Fernando Pessoa 26, 2755-223 Alcabideche, Portugal

Practical information

  • Check-in: check-in is every day from 14:00.
  • Check-out: check-out is every day from 11:00.
  • Payment options: Mastercard, Visa card, Maestro, Cash
  • Security deposit: we charge € 20,- per booking on the day of arrival

Reviews

4.6 / 5 - 39 reviews

is rated with a 4.6 /5 on Google, based on 39 reviews. Below are a maximum of 5 reviews:

Lana van Mourik 5 / 5

I had a great stay at Surf Cascais. The rooms are spacious and clean, the beds are comfortable and the bathroom has everything one needs for a great stay. The amenities are gr

at (BBQ, garden and pools!). The location is nice, peaceful and quiet, yet still close to the lively city center of Cascais and of course the beach. A big thanks to David and the staff of Surf Cascais for this great stay!

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Raphael 5 / 5

I spend an amazing week at the villa of Surf Cascais. I went with a close friend of mine and left with a big group of people that I can call friends now! Everything was excel

ent: the villa was very clean and had a well-equipped kitchen (thx volunteers), the surf teachers were so much fun and at the same time professional and keen to see you succeed and the yoga classes of Filipa were perfect to stretch and unwind from daily surfing. Thanks so much guys, keep going - I will be back!

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Raúl Diez 5 / 5

Great experience, great villa and great instructors!

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Tee Other 5 / 5

Went for the surf, stayed for the world famous Bica. Most enjoyable, chilled out surfing experience in the northern hemisphere 👌👌

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Theresa Leuteritz 5 / 5

There is nothing bad to say about this surf school. Everything is great. The owner, the stuff, the volunteers, the Villa. Always clean, always cozy. Had my best vacations at S

rf Cascais!

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  • 7 nights in shared or private accommodation
  • 1 x 2h Surf Lesson per day (Board+Wetsuit)
  • Transfer to the beach with best waves around
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  • Video / Photo coaching (on Wednesdays)
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  • Transfer to the beach with best waves around
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