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Praya Mentawai Surf Charter


Mentawai, Indonesia

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What is included in this holiday?

Shared or private lodging
Solo travellers, friends, couples
Avg. age: 30 - 46 y/o (Min. 18)
Surf lessons included, all levels

All meals are included
Transfers included
All year round
Add drinks and t-shirts

Highlights

  • Safe and Comfortable Charter : The recently renovated vessel offers you all that you need with options to socialise and also to have your own private space when you need so.
  • Specifications : 75 foot, 2 diesel engines, 2 energy generators, desalinator, complete anti-fire system , 2 Emergency position-indicating radio (EPIRB), satellite phone, 6 bilge pumps, life raft, 2 dinggys, flares, life jackets, 5 private rooms (doble bedded), 1 shared room (4 beds) , 3 bathrooms, TV room. A/C 24/7
  • Best Experience for You : We focus on perfect waves, safety, comfort, food porn and surfing improvement. All the we, the owners, wanted to have on a Mentawai boat trip but could not find for a reasonable price.

Video Experience

A Message from your host

Diego and Lucas , Owner

Our desire to create the best memories of your life in Mentawai runs deep, that is what lets us handle every surf trip with fresh energy and enthusiasm.
We believe that everyone can surf the perfect waves of the Mentawais. Obviously we are passionate about it, and our mission is to help people to achieve it. We focus on waves, safety, comfort, food porn and surfing improvement.

Read more about this surf holiday

At Errant Surf we find it very important that you read about the experience that is offered at Praya Mentawai Surf Charter. 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 Praya Mentawai Surf Charter

  • Are you ready to become part of our family while having the surf trip of your in Mentawai? Our crew is your team. When your mission is to stay 11 days in a boat in Mentawai every part of the journey counts. Everyone that becomes a part of our crew must be a culture fit. By having great relationships internally and having fun in the ocean, we are better able to serve our guests.

Guest Profile

  • Guests are typically between 30 and 46 years old. The minimum age is 18. Guests younger than 18 are welcome when accompanied by at least one parent.
  • This accommodation is suitable for solo travellers, friends, couples, families.

Accommodation

The following accommodation types are being offered by this boat trip. See 'prices & book' for availability of the accommodation types.

Accommodation on Board Twin

  • Where do you sleep? You will stay in a shared room with twin bed(s). Suitable for 2 guests. Beds are made.
  • Bathroom Facilities: Shared sanitary.
  • Possible to book privately? This accommodation can be booked privately.
  • In addition to the above: Our boat has 5 double cabins with 2 twin beds each + a shared room with 4 beds. A living room with movies and video games goes for the comfort and fun of everyone. All indoor areas are air conditioned 24 hours per day. 3 bathrooms.

Accommodation on Board Shared

  • Where do you sleep? You will stay in a shared room with single bed(s). Suitable for 4 guests. Beds are made.
  • Bathroom Facilities: Shared sanitary.
  • Possible to book privately? This accommodation can be booked privately.
  • In addition to the above: Our boat has 5 double cabins with 2 twin beds each + a shared room with 4 beds. A living room with movies and video games goes for the comfort and fun of everyone. All indoor areas are air conditioned 24 hours per day. 3 bathrooms.

Surfing at Praya Mentawai Surf Charter

From young to old, from beginner to expert, the Mentawais are for everyone. And we really mean it. Mentawai has more than 30 world-class waves spread between 3 main islands. Surf lessons are already included in your package. During every session our surfguide gives advice and every night after dinner we gather for video analysis.

The Surf Levels

Praya Mentawai Surf Charter offers surf lessons on the following surf levels:

Beginners

  • Our surfguide´s job is to teach every guest how to surf better. Surf lessons are already included in the package. They are not private, tho.
  • Best months: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec.

Intermediate

  • Our surfguide´s job is to teach every guest how to surf better. Surf lessons are already included in the package. They are not private, tho.
  • Best months: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct.

Advanced

  • Our surfguide´s job is to teach every guest how to surf better. Surf lessons are already included in the package. They are not private, tho.
  • Best months: Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep.

Families / Children

  • Surfing for children: 6, We offer for surf lessons if the child is able to swim
  • Safety:

Practical information

  • The surf lessons are taught in English, Spanish, Portuguese.
  • 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 Macarronis .
  • There won't be any surf lessons on the day of your arrival.

Video analysis

  • Video analysis: Every night after dinner we analyse the video shootings of the day and plan on how every guest can surf better the next day.

Surf equipment

  • Surf equipment: When booking a surf package, No information provided

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

  • Surfing : no need for description
  • Snorkeling : no need for description
  • video games: no need for description
  • cinema : we have the sickest film collection of any boat guaranteed
  • beach barbecue : our surfguide is a experienced spearfisherman, so a fish barbecue at a secluded beach is a must

Food & Drinks

Food here is insane. We know how hungry the surfing intensity gets us all so we decided to capitalize on that and create a gastronomic experience. We have 2 chefs cooking full time. Think local fish, vegetables, lamb from new zealand, beef from Australia, all sorts o local specialties. Meal plan starts at 5am with serve yourself breakfast in case you want do not want to surf early on an empty stomach. At 6:30 am chefs start cooking you breakfast. There are some pre available dishes (omelets, toasts, pancakes, scrambled eggs) but you can get creative and order anything, really. Breakfast goes till 11 am, than the chefs start cooking you the plated lunch. At night as soon as the sun sets, dinner buffet is served. The biggest meal of the day. Fresh fished aboard sashimi is a must.

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: Included on a daily basis.
  • Dinner: Included on a daily basis.

Drinks

  • Water and softdrinks are included throughout the entire stay.

Cooking facilities

  • Our kitchen is only available when it's not being used by our staff.

Dietary requirements

  • In case you have any particular dietary requirements, please inform us.
  • We cater vegetarian, vegan 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

  • Electricity
  • Parking
  • A/C
  • Heating
  • Lockers
  • TV
  • Desk to work
  • Kitchen for guests
  • Fridge
  • Family friendly
  • Wetsuit storage
  • Surf storage
  • Microwave

Entertainment

  • Pool
  • Skateboards
  • Gym area
  • Bar
  • Excursions
  • Yoga
  • Board games

Services

  • Beach towel
  • Made beds
  • Shower gel
  • Coffee / tea
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Location

Here the actual location of the boat trip is displayed. Below you will find the best way(s) of how to get there.

The address of Praya Mentawai Surf Charter

How to reach Praya Mentawai Surf Charter by Car

  • No information provided

How to reach Praya Mentawai Surf Charter by Transfer

  • From Airport :
    • Price single trip per person: € 0,-
    • Price 2 ways per person: € 0,-
  • Please note: As soon as you land at Padang International Airport (PDG) you will not need to worry about anything else other than having the time of your life. Our team will help you with the luggage and drive you to the harbour. In case your flight arrives too early you can wait for the boat's departure on a local hotel. Same when going back to the Airport. When you book a trip with us we will figure out the logistics, pick you up and drop you at the airport.

Practical information

  • Check-in: check-in is on Monday from 16:00.
  • Check-out: check-out is on Saturday from 10:00.
  • Check-in / check-out extra information: We have 22 departures a year for 11 day 12 night surftrips. Fixed schedule. Ex: Praya Boat Trip 2022 #5 14 Mar 2022 till 26 Mar 2022 That trip will leave the Muara Padang Port on March 14 around 6 pm and arrive March 26 early morning. Transfer from and to the Airport is included.
  • Payment options: Mastercard, Visa card, Cash.
  • Additional budget per day: $ 30,- .
  • Tourist tax: Yes, Mentawai government charges 80 USD for the 11 days of your surftrip
  • Insurances: For information about or if you would like to add insurance to your surf holiday see the following link.
  • Visa and health: visit our page with information on the current situation in regards to visas and health. This page does not include information in regards to covid.
  • GGTO Guarantee Fund: we are a member of the GGTO Guarantee Fund. A one-time contribution of € 7,50 per person will be charged on top of your booking.

Basic pack list

You will receive more information about 'what to pack' in the welcome information. For now we just would like to make you aware of the most important things:

  • Sunscreen / after sun
  • Sunglasses
  • Swimwear
  • Passport / ID
  • Insurance details
  • Mosquito repellent
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Reviews

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Good to know

Book your spot by only paying 30% of the total travel sum up front. The remainder of the amount will be charged 6 weeks prior to your arrival.

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  • 12 nights/11 days aboard Praya Mentawai
  • 3 beautiful meals per day
  • Free snacks and fruits all day long
  • Free juice, soda, bottled water, tea, coffee and beer
  • 2 dinghys, snorkeling and fishing gear
  • Photography service (optional)
  • Airport transfer (Airport/Boat/Airport)
  • From € 2299,- per person
  • On behalf of the GGTO Guarantee Fund a one-time contribution of € 7,50 per person is required.

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Small print

Terms and Conditions On this booking our booking terms apply.
Cancelations
  • Until and including 61 days before the start of the service: the deposit
  • From 60 days until and including 28 days: 80% of the total price
  • From 27 days before the start of the service: 100% the total price
Modification of booking See our terms and conditions for the modification policy.
Travel Operator This surf holiday is operated by Errant Surf in collaboration with Praya Mentawai Surf Charter.
Minimum age The minimum age to stay in this accommodation is 18 years old. Guests younger than the minimum age are welcome when accompanied by at least one parent.
Accommodation type You will be able to select the preferred accommodation type during the bookings process.
Exclusive You will be able to select the included components of the trip during the booking process.
Travel documents Open this page for information regarding travel documents.
Preferences If you pass this on afterwards, we cannot guarantee your preference.
Tourist tax Tourist tax must be paid on location.
Location and accommodation You will be able to select the included components of the trip during the booking process.
Duration of holiday You will be able to select the included components of the trip during the booking process.
Insurance Open this page for the information regarding trael insurance.
GGTO Guarantee Fund On behalf of the GGTO Guarantee Fund a one-time contribution of € 7,50 per person is required.
Disclaimer Every day we take great care and attention to keep the information about the hotel up to date. Nevertheless, it can happen that facilities, opening hours and / or possible costs change regularly.