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Umzumbe also known as 'stebel rocks is a right hand point break suitable to surfers of all experience levels. This package is designed for the person hungry for surf and a delicious breakfast spread. Whether you are a complete beginner or looking to advance to the next level, this 5 day course of surfing with room and breakfast is the perfect way to spend time on the beach and work toward your goals in the water.
You will stay at Umzumbe surf house. The house has 5 bedrooms, an open plan common area with lounge, dining area and kitchen, all with a sea view. There are 2 toilets and 2 baths inside the house that are shared amongst all. There are two airy outdoor showers to rinse off in, with hot water taps and a cool sea breeze. The outdoor lounge is very welcoming, hugged with couches and pillows for leisurely reading or afternoon siestas. The outside deck and patio was designed for nothing but chilling in the sunbathing lounge chairs, picnic tables, hammocks or swings under the fig tree.
Your first morning you will hit the beach to go over the basics and fundamentals of your board, where to stand, how to pop-up and getting to know the surf spot. Your coach will take you to the water and position you into the foamy section of small waves while you practice basic techniques.
Take the rest of the day to kick back and relax, read, browse the web, take a long walk on the beach or drive into town.
Lunch and dinner are self-catered. The surf house communal kitchen has ample fridge space for your groceries. Fully equipped, the kitchen is stocked with all the necessary cooking utensils, stove, microwave, kettle and crockery to wipe up a smashing meal.
Dinners are often spent over the fire, 'South African braai' style where all of the guests grill and eat together. But you are welcome to head out for meals as well.
Rich grew up in Durban, but spent his weekends and holidays on the South Coast, crawling around his families Surf House. Lucky enough to score epic surf for most of his life, surfing is now everything to Rich. When he isn't surfing around South Africa with guests or showing them Africa's bush life, he is teaching surf lessons and running his surf camp.
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