Yes you can. Just send us an email with 48h notice prior to your surf lesson, saying that you can’t make it, and we will give your deposit back, and your booking .
Your booking will still be cancelled but you will lose your 20% deposit
You will not lose his deposit if you tell us with 48h notice prior to the surf lesson.
Yes, we are flexible and we can adjust to your needs. If you feel that you are too tired, and won’t take full advantage of the surf course, you can cancel the rest, and you will only pay what you did.
Same thing for the breaks in between, you don’t need to do the surfcourse in a row, you can split the surfing days, how you desire, and according to your availability.
We do the pick up in Lisbon center at 10h00am.
We arrive at the beach around 10h30am
Start the first lesson at 10h45am, and finish at 12h45am
Lunch between 13h00 and 14h30pm
Second Surf lesson until 16h30pm
Return in Lisbon around 17h00pm
We will have a car going to Lisbon at lunch time, either to drop you off after your Surf lesson, or to pick you up for the afternoon Surf lesson.
Yes you can, for a small fee of 5€. In special situations, this extra is included in the price. Ask us.
We have a central meeting point in Marques de Pombal, in front of Fenix Hotel.
Usually, at 10h00am, and another at 13h30pm
The time of the pick up can vary depending on the weather conditions (tides, swells and winds)
We have a 5mn tolerance, but if you send us an email, sms or a whatsapp, explaining what’s happening, we will wait for you.
We can get stuck in traffic sometimes, and if that happens, we will send you an email, or a whatsapp, (if we have your number), letting you know. There are other Surf schools doing the pick up at that spot, so make sure you get in the right van. Confirm your name with the Surf instructor, and the name of the school.
Yes you can, there are trash cans at the beach, and you are welcome to bring your own lunch. Just remember to leave the beach as you found it.
Yes, we will have access to bares or restaurants in most spots we go, with affordable prices, from snacks (hamburgers, sandwiches) to proper meals (grilled fish). Let us know if you want to organize a group lunch, or if you want a different diet (vegan, vegetarian) and we will contact the local beach bar and will organize everything before your arrival.
Facilities at the beach
Yes, in most beaches, we have toilets available.
Yes, in most beaches we have access to bars and/or Restaurants where you can have a snack or even a proper meal, with an ocean view.
In our main beach in Caparica, we have a safe place to leave our belongings, in the beach bar.
In other beaches we will leave everything in the locked Surf Van
So far we haven’t had any situations like this, but if it happens, we can’t be accounted responsible. You are responsible for your belongings in case of loss or theft.
No we do not have lockers at the beach.
What do I need to Surf?
You should bring sunscreen (high factor, in Winter and Summer), towel and bathing suit (bikini, shorts, speedos, etc) to use under the wetsuit we provide.
No, you don’t need to know how to swim, to learn the basics of a beginner’s lesson.
We start the program with very easy conditions, and you can put your feet on the floor the whole time, having the water up to your waist only.
Yes you can, but remember that we are not responsible for any loss or theft.
If you want, we can take pictures with our go pros or cameras and send them to you after. Just let us know, and we will come prepared.
Yes, but it will not be an easy task to Surf and still take pictures or videos, as you will need to be focused and to use all of your body. You can’t use the go pro with the chest mount, or with the wrist mount. Only with the head mount.
The Surf instructor can use your go pro to take pics and videos of you Surfing.