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|Check-In / Check-out Times||Check-In: 14:00-20:00 / Check-Out: 12:00|
|Equipment||Included during lessons AND after lessons, Rentals available|
|Payment & Cancellation Policy||Standard: Reservation Deposit required | Due Balance amount to pay at Destination | Free cancellation up to 15 days before check-in | Cancellation less than 15 days before check-in or No-Show, only the reservation caution will be charged|
|Payments accepted at Destination||Cash|
|Closing dates||Open all year round!|
|How to Get There||Transfer, Bus, Train, Car|
|Room Type||Shared, Triple, Double|
|Facilities||Fully equipped kitchen, Barbecue, Chill-out area, Living room, Tv, DVD, Laundry, Lockers, Sun deck|
|Services||Yoga Sessions, Transfers, Bike Rental, Extra Meals|
|Surf Breaks||Beach Break|
|Extra Activities||Yoga, Skating, Scuba diving, Fishing, Biking, Boat trips, Gastronomic tours, Wine Tasting Tours, Go Karting, Aqua Park|
|Suited for||Solo travelers, Couples, Groups, Family with children, Teenagers|
|Beach Distance||right at the beach!|
|Airport Distance||68 kms|
|Languages Spoken||English, French, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese|
|Total number of People||15|
|Total number of Rooms||5|
|Total number of Bathrooms||2|
|All rooms with private bathroom?||No private bathroom in the bedrooms but some have private wash basin|
Areia Branca Surf Hostel is in a beautiful location, directly on the Areia Branca Beach just 15 km from Peniche, perfectly situated away from the hustle and stress of the city centre, yet still only a 200-meter walk from all the best restaurants and bars.
You'll feel right at home from the second you walk in and realise our welcoming atmosphere and plenty of activities to choose from. Here you can have the ultimate surf experience in the closest hostel you find to the beach, even if you are a slow walker it will only take you two minutes to get to the sea.
The surf instructors are local experienced surfers ready to help you out to reach your goals regardless of your surf experience in safe and fun environment. By booking a package with surf lessons, we'll provide you with a surfboard and a wetsuit that fit your needs and skills. The only thing you will need to bring is your personal items like beach towel, camera and sunscreen.
Lourinhã and the region is also well known for its dinosaur fossils from late jurassic with 150 million years. Here you can find the biggest collection from the Iberian Peninsula such as skeletons, nests, petrified eggs and footprints.
There's a lot of outdoor activities for you to do here! For families or groups of friends, you'll have beautiful beaches, high cliffs and great seafood restaurants, it's what you can find in 12 km coast line.Surf or a long walk in the country side with a breathtaking view? It's up to you to decide!
You can choose from your own private double room or the shared accommodation in a 6 bed dorm.
All the rooms are spacious, comfortable, with natural light and very clean. Some of the bedrooms offer also amazing ocean views, so please enquire about the room availability when you book your surf package, hence we definitely recommend you to book in advance.
We are a hostel with a backpackers’ vibe, but with a soft touch of luxury coupled with affordable prices for all!
The surf house was an old fisherman's house located 25 meters from the beach that was totally refurbished offering 5 bedrooms, of which 1 double with its own washbasin, 2 twins and 2 dorms with their own private lockers. The hostel offers free WiFi, totally equipped kitchen, dining and living rooms, 2 bathrooms.
Praia da Areia Branca in Peniche is a rivermouth beach break with consistent waves that can work at any time of the year. The best waves show up with offshore winds from the east with some shelter from north winds.
This spot provides left and right handers that work better when the tide is dropping. The surf spots around are not likely to be crowded and you should beware only of the nasty urchins and rocks.
Also have some of the best beaches to surf in Portugal are only in a 15 km radius away from the hostel, we are going to give you some information about the best breaks around, mostly in Peniche and some secrets spots...
- Supertubos - just one of the best beach breaks in the world and is were Rip Curl pro world surf tour takes place every year.
- Molhe leste is a peer point break with very hollow rights.
- Consolação have a long rippable right that can handle really big waves.
- Cantinho da baia have a very consistent beach break with long rights and lefts.