Caparica Surf Camp is an oasis in Costa da Caparica, Portugal. We provide amazing surfing classes at uncrowded beaches and are located close to Lisbon.
Ricardo is a Portuguese surf teacher, painter, graffiti and tattoo artist who loves to cook. He speaks English, Portuguese, Spanish, and German. Also, he received over 140 positive reviews from his days as a couch-surfing host, and has always dreamed of opening a surf hostel like this one. Ricardo started surfing at ten years old in Lisbon and traveled around the world for six years teaching surfing for fun. After coming home, teaching surfing became a living. Moreover, Ricardo has been teaching surfing in the Lisbon area for ten years and is passionate about his craft.
from Sweden, September 2018
"Maybe the wrong time of year"
The staff was nice and the facilities are good. Nice rooms and a good pool.
from United Kingdom, September 2018
Loved that Ricardo encouraged us to eat together so we all spent time together. It's such a relaxing place with good facilities. The surf lessons were great. Would go again, for sure.
from Spain, August 2018
"Best Surf Hostel in Europe"
Since the moment I arrived I felt like home, the staff is very nice & helpful and the instructors are first-class professionals. The facilities couldn’t be better, cozy living room, garden, pool and big bedrooms. I didn’t wanna leave, I’ll be back for sure
from Germany, July 2018
The vibe in the hostel is excellent, very friendly people, good food and a nice swimming pool to cool off during the day.
Ricardo and Ari were excellent surf teachers and I enjoyed surfing there a lot.
from Switzerland, July 2018
The good mood, the people, the nice spot, the good conditions to surf.
from Germany, October 2018
The surf camp is close to the beach, the chill area/common room were comfy, the people were very nice and the rooms were clean! Would definitely recommend :) and they have pancakes for breakfast ;)