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Shared room options
The Surf Villa is divided into 6 large bedrooms, 4 shared & 2 private, all furnished to provide maximum comfort and convenience, combined with a unique design. Both private rooms are ensuite and the shared rooms share 2 large bathrooms.
We also offer you a wide and fully equipped kitchen and BBQ area outside. In our beautiful and comfortable garden, we have two different environments, a swimming pool with sun chairs to raise your vitamin D, a bar with plenty of games where fun and good drinks are guaranteed, a place to wash & store your wetsuit and board and a ping to pong table to play with your new friends.
In the living room, you can find a TV and several Surf DVDs, pool table to challenge other guests, book exchange library, and many other services.
We have Surf Lessons every day (twice a day from April to October), many Surfboards (soft & hardboards from 5'11 up to 8'2) and Wetsuits to rent, daily rides to the beach and Surf Guiding options for the expert surfers who want to find the ultimate wave or improve their surfing into the next level.
Our staff is available almost 24h a day to help you find the best dinner option, the secret hidden beach or the most beautiful ocean sunset.
In the really calm village of Murches, the Surf Villa is located 5 minutes by car from Guincho surf beach, the main place where we give lessons all Summer. The area where the Surf Camp is located it's the beginning of Sintra Natural Park, where nature meets the ocean in the most western part of Europe.
Cascais is a village located 30 minutes from Lisbon. It is one of the most appreciated tourist destinations in Portugal, surrounded by wonderful beaches, gardens and historic villas so as palaces.
Cascais is also a natural paradise for surfers, with world to class waves all year round. After an amazing Surf day, you can have a delicious dinner, choosing one of the many fresh seafood restaurants spread around this village. A sublime cuisine, friendly and hospitable people, world class to waves and a fantastic weather, makes Cascais a privileged destination.
Just 30 minutes from Cascais, Lisbon will steal your heart!
- Room types
- Getting there
- Surf Lessons
Additional Fees:We have an additional charge of 2€ for city tax (included in the price).
Room Type: Shared - Mixed
There are 4 shared rooms in the Villa, two with 4 beds and other two with 6 beds. The rooms have big and solid Portuguese wood bunk beds, all with individual lights and lockers for all guests. They are spacious and full of light, perfect if you are travelling solo or with a group of friends.
You can never get lost
When you book you will receive our confirmation email with full travel directions of how to get to us.
We don't provide airport transfers but you can book one easily here: Airport Transfers
- - Nearest Airport: Lisbon
- - Distance from Airport in kms: 30
- - Time from Airport in a car: 40
- - There is a train from the airport
- - There is no bus from the airport
Come Surf With Us
Surf Lessons can be added in the booking steps if they are not already included in a package.
Cascais is a village located 30 minutes from Lisbon. It is one of the most appreciated tourist destinations in Portugal, surrounded by wonderful beaches, gardens and historic villas so as palaces. Cascais is also a natural paradise for surfers, with world-class waves all year round. After an amazing Surf day, you can have a delicious dinner, choosing one of the many fresh seafood restaurants.
Main Surf Beach: Guincho Beach
Surf Lessons we offer:
Kids Surf Lessons
Our kids' surf lessons are only available in private lessons. This way we can give full attention and safety for the younger ones and allow them to improve as much possible. The lessons have a 2h duration, all material (surfboard + wetsuit) and insurance.
Beginner Surf Lessons
Beginners lessons are the most common in our school. They also have a 2h duration, all material (surfboard + wetsuit) and insurance included. We are proud to have our own model of teaching, that has been successful from day 1 :) Our ratio is a max of 5/6 students per instructor, always depending on the conditions and the students level.
Intermediate Surf Lessons
We always split our groups according to their level and almost every week we have an intermediate group that goes to the green waves. We have a teacher (or more if needed) that goes with them to the outside and gives the right tips to catch the wave in good timing, where to sit and also the correct approach and technique on the waves. They also have a 2h duration, all material (surfboard + wetsuit
Private Surf Lessons
The ultimate introduction to surfing - The surf instructor can run the surf lesson to suit your own individual ability.You get the complete safety, advice and encouragement of one surf instructor who is with you all the time.We can specifically target areas to help improve your own individual technique.We find that clients who choose private surf lessons tend to progress at a faster.
We offer unique Surf Guiding sessions, to make the most of your surf experience in Lisbon/Cascais/Ericeira area.With an experienced surf guide on your side, you will surf the best breaks and secret spots, like a local. We take you to different places (max. 50km away), always according to the best conditions, to help you improve your surf skills.
We offer Yoga every day in the '' Surf & Yoga '' Pack, Twice in the 7nights Pack and once in the 4 Nights Pack.
Level: All Levels
Ideal beach break for all kinds of surfers, beginners to professionals. Works with all types of swells and north wind is straight offshore. Venue to national and international competitions
Best Season: From October until June
Distance: 15min by Car / 25min by Train
Level: All Levels
Long stretch beach with golden sand dunes under the Sintra Mountains. Really exposed to the swell and to the wind. Also a venue for national and international surf / kitesurf competitions.
Best Season: From June until October
Distance: 5min by Car / 10min by Bus
Surf conditions in Cascais:
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Cascais is the perfect place to learn how to surf. The town is surrounded by many different types of beaches. The best beginners/intermediate surf beach is Guincho (pronounced Ginchu) 5 km's north west of Cascias town. It's a beautiful kilometre long stretch of beach.
Further north are two excellent beginners beaches Praia das Macas & Praia Grande. They are well worth the trip as they will take you past Cabo da Roca, mainland Europes most Western Point with a pretty impressive cliff top view.
A few hundred metres East of Cascais is Monte Estoril beach which has a small righthand wave that breaks regularly. There is a car park at its base accessed from a slip road above.
Follow the road east of Cascais along the Tagus river (Tejo in Portuguese) towards Lisbon and you will come across beach after beach offering a vast amount of surf: Bica is a great longboarders break on Sao Pedro beach. The beach has a few surf bars and restaurants and is a great place to spend the day.
Closer to Lisbon is Carcavelos beach - as the Stormriders surf guide call it: "the original and still one of the best Portuguese surf spots". Its a very consistent beach break and home to some of Portugals best surfers.
Its also worth taking the trip across the river Tagus to Costa Caparica - driving over the spectacular Ponte 25 de Abril bridge leaving Lisbon behind you. Costa Caprica is a 30 km strip of coast with some of the most consistent surf in Portugal.
Come Surf Cascais with us....
- A small deposit is required to secure your booking.
- Your balance is due at check in.
CANCELLING YOUR BOOKING
- To cancel go to the MyAccount section and log in or register and you can cancel from within your account.
- Your deposit is non refundable but can be used for the same property/surf school within one year of your original booking.
- After the booking confirmation is made, you will accept the following terms: a) Until 22 days prior to arrival, we will refund the full deposit. b) Between three weeks and 1 week prior to arrival, we won’t refund any deposit. However, you have that amount in credit for another booking. c) One week prior to arrival until the Check-In day, we will charge the full deposit amount. d) Upon arrival and during your stay we will not make any refund. Full refund at any time in case of serious illness or injury.
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