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Join Freeride Yoga Surf on a week of yoga and surf retreat in a wonderful ocean view. There will be relaxing yoga sessions with daily surf classes on the best beaches of Portugal in the Sagres area. During this surf yoga holiday you will have a full surf course with surf classes everyday on the most wonderful beaches of the Algarve Portugal.
During this yoga retreat you will be accommodated in Memmo Baleeira Hotel or in Pura Vida guesthouse next to the hotel, according to your options and budget for the holiday.
Situated in Costa Vicentina Natural Park, the Memmo Baleeira Hotel is surrounded by stunning deserted beaches and the wild nature of an unforgettable beauty. Characterized by its relaxing, contemporary atmosphere of design, this 4-star design hotel has everything you need for a break or a holiday retreat in the relaxing and beautiful town of Sagres, in the Algarve region of Portugal.
The resort has 144 rooms and family friendly suites with views over the sea and over the Baleeira Harbor. The hotel's facilities include a restaurant, bar, lounge, swimming pool with magnificent ocean views and an area for spa treatments and massages also equipped with a sauna, Turkish bath, gym, heated indoor pool.
The shared suite room can sleep 3 - 5 people. Two people will stay in single bedrooms and one will stay in the living room in a very comfortable sofa bed. This option the suite will be shared by 3 people. The third person to book gets the sofa bed. There is also suite with 2 bedrooms, so the fifth person to book gets the sofa bed. The bathroom and the kitchenette are shared.
In the double suite option, only 2 persons will stay in the whole suite and the bedroom is for 2 people, either in a twin or a double room. Or if it's requested, one can sleep in the living room in a very comfortable sofa bed.
This lovely and typical Sagres house has two dorm rooms, kitchen facilities, living room and one bathroom in the main house. You are free to cook, use the fridge and all kitchen utensils and appliances for your meals and to chill, read, play games, watch TV, play piano and guitar and so much more on our living room. Outside the hostel, you can find proper relaxing areas - a veranda with a hammock right next to the garden, bean bags or just sit on the grass we keep for you. The studio is right next to the house and it is self-contained with a kitchenette, bathroom and a room for up to 4 people.
Every morning yoga classes at the beach by a professional certified yoga teacher, giving you the best yoga instructions. Surf lessons with qualified surf instructors and all surf gear (high quality wetsuits and boards) and insurances. Transport between hotel and local beaches (chosen according to best conditions of the day).
In a village surrounded by sea and considered to be one of the best surfing spots in Europe, you could never leave here without having a surfing experience. At Freeride Sagres Surf School, you can enjoy all of your surfing experience with the help of our professional and experienced team.
Combined with the excellent conditions of Algarve and the coaching from our pro-level team of surf coaches certified by the Portuguese Surf Federation, and led by professional surfer and former top 16 national surfer, Joo Mealha, you will find that your surfing experience progresses beyond recognition whether you are trying to catch your first wave, or you are building on an already solid surfing foundation, or even if you are an experienced and adventurous surfer looking for some hardcore breaks with the help of a local guide.
The hotel is located within easy access to the excellent breaks of the region and when there are no classical waves breaking at the Sagres beach right at our backyard, we will move to the beach with the best surfing conditions of the day. Here, the options run from easy, slow breaking beach breaks, to fast and strong point breaks. These are the qualities that make this destination ideal for any surfers, beginner to advanced.
Sagres is an unexplored surfing paradise located at the extreme southwest of Portugal in Europe, or the end of the world as the Romans liked to call it. Within the Southwestern Alentejo Nature Park, it is built on magnificent cliffs that have been sculpted by nature and time.
Sagres is surrounded by wild nature, far from the mass touristic activities that cover most of the Algarve region of Portugal. Here, the monumental rock cliffs along the coast contrast the long stretches of white sandy beaches.
The a traditional fishing town of Sagres offers you a chance to sample the renowned gastronomy of the region, with several restaurants near the hotel serving excellent fresh fish. Sagres is also full of ancient sailor legends and historic monuments. It was from here that the Portuguese sailors departed for their maritime discoveries.
Breakfast and lunch are provided by the hotel (prepared with local flavor and fresh ingredients), a packed lunch is prepared for the surfing days. For the other days participants are on their own for dinner during this week. There are so many wonderful local options where you can enjoy the fresh flavors of Sagres including fish and shellfish from the coast just by a walking distance from the hotel. Breakfast is served at the amazing hotel buffet with great variety of goodies, healthy picnic lunch served at the beach.
At Memmo Baleeira, you will find wellbeing for your body and mind. We have created a space especially for your pleasure and relaxation, with a range of offerings from a simple massage to specific treatments by specialists. The SPA treatments are included in the price only if you take the deluxe package at the Memmo Hotel.
The closest airport is Faro (FAO) or you can fly to Lisbon Airport (LIS). You can ask for a taxi transfer from Faro Airport to the hotel which costs about 85 EUR.
3700'37.11''N - 855'53.15''W