Best Surf Spots in Spain

Spain is one of the most popular surf destinations in Europe for both beginners and expert surfers.
Great consistency throughout all year round and the wide variety of breaks, ideal for all levels of surfing. All Surfinn surf camps are situated in some of the best locations along the Spanish coast close to many different surf spots to ensure that you have the best waves just a few minutes away. Many championships take place here like the WCT - Mundaka Billabong Pro.

Bakio

Bakio beach is one of the most consistent beach breaks in Spain. High quality and consistency makes it the alternative spot for Mundaka Pro. You can find many peeks along its sand banks but the best break starts working with big swell on the western end of the beach, producing a hollow right-hander. Great beach for surfers of all levels all year round.
Just like the majority of the spots in Northern Spain, the perfect conditions can be found between October to April with small to medium N and NW swell and offshore S winds.
Sopelana Surf Camp & Surf School only 10 minutes away.

Isla de Santa Marina

This is a powerful right hander that breaks on the western side of a rocky island away from mainland. After a long paddle out from Loredo beach you can expect big barreling waves up to 4 metres (12ft) as a reward. It's a very demanding wave recommended just fro experienced big wave surfers.
This is Cantabria's most famous big wave spot. Perfect conditions between November to April with N and NW swell and SE wind.
Santander Surf Camp & Surf School only 5 minutes away.

Meñakoz

This is an impressive big wave for "experts only". This wave has an old reputation among European big riders as a truly extreme wave due to rips, rocks, difficult access and long hold downs.
Powerful right hands start working from mid to high tide and can hold to 6 metres (18ft).
Perfect conditions between September to April with N and NW swell and S/SE wind.
Sopelana Surf Camp & Surf School only 2 minutes away.

Mundaka

Spain's most famous wave! This rivermouth produces some of the most perfect waves in the world! Years of natural deposit sculpted by tide and current built a long, shallow sandbank with a perfect geometrical curve. The result is an impressive long and barreling left wave, never sectioning or closing out. It handles up to 4 metres (12ft) and can be ridable by intermediate or experienced surfers, according to the size.
Perfect conditions between October to April with NW swell and off-shore S wind.
Sopelana Surf Camp & Surf School only 15 minutes away.

Nemiña

Great spot that gets a lot of swell the entire year. Many beach breaks accessible for all levels of surfing but also a classic left at low to mid tide on the rivermouth recommended to experienced surfers.
Perfect conditions between November to April with big and medium swell from W and NW and offshore E wind.
Razo Surf Camp & Surf School 15 minutes away.

Razo

Big stretch of sand with many sandbanks producing all kinds of A-frame waves ideal for any surf level. Its unique exposure guarantees incredible consistency even in the smallest swells. No doubt a great choice for beginners.
Perfect conditions between November to April with N and NW swell and offshore S / SW winds.
Razo Surf Camp & Surf School right on the spot!


Roca Puta

This is one of the most well known Spain's big-wave spots. It starts working over head-high and handles perfectly up to 4 metres (12 ft). Classic heavy right hands start pumping with low to mid tide and should be surfed only by experienced surfers!
Perfect conditions between October to April with NW swell and S wind.
San Sebastian Surf Camp & Surf School only 15 minutes away.
Sopelana Surf Camp & Surf School only 30 minutes away.

Rodiles

It is considered Mundaka's little sister because of all the similarities. The beach is also surrounded by an impressive natural setting. This rivermouth produces perfect hollow lefts in low to mid tide ridable up to 3 metres (10 ft) Recommended to intermediate and advanced surfers.
Perfect conditions between November to April with N and NW swell and offshore S / SW winds.
Santander Surf Camp & Surf School 1 hour away.
Razo Surf Camp & Surf School 2 hours away.

Somo

Somo is high quality beach break well known for its consistency.
It works well with all tides and handles up to 2 metres (6 ft). These sandbanks produce different waves for all sur levels. It's an ideal place for surf learning all year round.
Perfect conditions between November to April with small to medium N and NW swell and offshore S winds.
Santander Surf Camp & Surf School right on the spot!

Sopelana

Offers you a mix of sandy and rocky bottoms with a huge variety of peeks that break for both right and left that can be fast and long with some hollow sections. It all depends on the tides...
This spot has produced some of Spain's top surfers. Great spot for all levels of surfing during the entire year.
Perfect conditions between October to April with N and NW swell and S/SE wind.
Sopelana Surf Camp & Surf School only 5 minutes away.

Zarautz

This is a very popular surf spot that hosts the WQS every year in September. The sandy bottom offers good quality beach breaks that may change its location along the shore.
Crowded hotspot, especially during summer but no doubt a high quality surf spot accessible for all levels of surfing.
Perfect conditions between October to April with small to medium N and NW swell and S winds.
San Sebastian Surf Camp & Surf School only 10 minutes away.
Sopelana Surf Camp & Surf School only 40 minutes away.

Zurriola

Urban beach in San Sebastian producing good quality peaks along the beach through the tide.
Best waves in small and medium swells from N and NW and offshore S winds.
There is also an excellent right breaking along the sea wall on the eastern end of the beach. This spot hosts a WQS contest every year. Perfect beach for surfers of all levels all year round and great urban beach atmosphere.
San Sebastian Surf Camp & Surf School right on the spot!

Other interesting spots

Aguieira
Andrín
Arenillas
Ballota
Barayo
Bares
Berria
Campelo
Eiron
El Mongol
Esteiro
Gaztetape
Getxo
Hondarribia
La Salvage
Laredo
Lariño
Los Caballos
Los Locos
Los Quebrantos
Merón
Ondarreta
Orio
Oyambre
Pantín
Peñarronda
Picón
Playa de Concha
Ponzos
Ribadeo
Sabón
San Lorenzo
Santa Comba
Sardinero
Verdicio
Xivares