The perfect family surfing holiday is a fine mix of safe, fun surf tuition, quality accommodation with all the facilities you would expect and a dedicated ground team. All in all providing the ultimate surf holiday for the whole family.
Since 2006 we have provide family surfing holiday for parents of young children to teenagers in locations around the world.
Based on the feedback from 2010 and 2011 these are our top five family surfing holidays in 2012.
1 ) Surf House Latas – Loredo – Spain
Nearest airport: Santander (Ryan Air from London or Ferry from Portsmouth/Plymouth)
Distance to beach: 400m
Accommodation: Guesthouse, bar, lounge area, large gardens, surf school, BBQ area and chill area.
Location: Think rolling countryside, backed by the snow capped “Pico’s de Europa” mountain range and Santander city only 15 minutes away.
2 ) Famara Apartments – Lanzarote – Spain
Nearest airport: Lanzarote (Thomson Fly and Ryan Air)
Distance to beach: 300m
Accommodation: Private apartment in the village.
Location: Sweeping long bay of Famara, local bars serving Tapas and a real Canarian experience away from the busy resorts.
3 ) Océliances Bungalows – Hossegor – France
Nearest airport: Biarritz (Flybe and Easy Jet)
Distance to beach: 600m
Accommodation: Private self-catering mobile homes. Well looked after and typically 4 – 6 people in each. Plenty of space with a decked area for eating outside. Great swimming pool, bar and resturant onsite.
Location: Pine forests, sandy beaches that go on forever and french cafes.
4) Surfers Point – Barbados
Nearest airport: Grantley Adams International (Virgin and BA)
Distance to beach: 10m
Accommodation: 7 apartments all with their own different layout only 12 steps to the bath-like warm ocean. Very safe, laid back place with café on site.
Location: White sandy bay, palm tree’s and secluded garden for residences of Surfers Point.
5) Cap Ferret Surf Lodge – Bordeaux – France
Nearest airport: Bordeaux (Easy Jet, Flybe and BA)
Distance to beach: 5km
Accommodation: The surf camp is based in a tranquil wooden house that sleeps 6 in 3 double rooms (twin or double beds available) in Andernos les Bains. The house has a spacious open plan dining room/lounge, new kitchen, and large Italian bathroom (including bath and wet room shower), toilet and utility room. The outside terrace has a lounge and dining area including BBQ.
Location: Long beaches, rivermouths, marina and forests.