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Playsurf Escola de Surf e SUP

Marina de Portimao | Fortaleza de Santa Catarina, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-311, Portugal
+351 961 049 966
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Best surf experience

I was spending my holidays in Portugal Algarve and wanted to surf with some friends since a long... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
charober147
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Newcastle, Australia
Great company with awesome people

Last september i went a day surfing which was organised by them, They picked me and my group up at... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Matthias G
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Surf and Stand Up Paddle lessons rents Praia da Rocha and trips to all algarve
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“learn how” (2 reviews)
“great fun” (2 reviews)
“surfing” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Marina de Portimao | Fortaleza de Santa Catarina, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-311, Portugal
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

I was spending my holidays in Portugal Algarve and wanted to surf with some friends since a long time ago and we decided to do it that year. The teachers who where with us were really kind and funny, they were always talking with us...More

1  Thank charober147
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Playsurf, Gerente at Playsurf Escola de Surf e SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Tanks very much.

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Last september i went a day surfing which was organised by them, They picked me and my group up at the hotel and we head to Amado Beach. We had a dutch instructor which was great. The instructions were easy to understand and i had...More

Thank Matthias G
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

I had a private lesson with Maisa (no group in winter...), she really gave me confidence, she was safe and friendly. I was especially afraid of not being able to surf because of a storm coming but in the end it was all good. I...More

2  Thank Sylvie C
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We booked a surf lesson with playsurf. We were 2 in a group of 9. Firstly, we were not introduced to our instructors and the group just simply followed them down to the beach. No explanation, no introductions, no communication. We then hit the sea...More

2  Thank flr127
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This was my second time surfing and the teachers had me standing up on the board a lot. The staff are very polite and the equipment is good (for a beginner like me, anyway). It costs €25 for the first lesson, then €20 and then...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

My partner and I went on the away day, surfing in the west coast. It was a superb day from start to finish! The staff were very warm and friendly and the instructor was great. We will be back, if we are in the region...More

Thank Chris_B37
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Bruno F, Proprietário at Playsurf Escola de Surf e SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2016

Thanks for your avaliation. See you.

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Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

We booked this as the sun wasn't playing, and we thought we'd get wet if it rained, so might as well do surfing. We were the only two people having a lesson at the beach. What a blast....! 2hrs of jumping (with style) off the...More

Thank Mike R
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Management response:Responded 20 June 2016

Tanks Mike for the note and the comment we will work for the next winter have sowers. Best regards

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Reviewed 18 August 2015

So here comes my first surfing experience in Portugal. I am glad I went with the PLAYSURF guys. They have very experienced and great instructors and been helpful for other things besides water activities. In addition, they work with brand new equipments. Lastly, I thought...More

3  Thank mousymou
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Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Thanks for the surf lessons. I had a really great time in Portimão and I didn't expect it would be possible to improve that fast. After a couple lessons we had an excursion to Arrifana. It's such an amazing place to surf, for beginners and...More

1  Thank GordanaKosta
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Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Very good surfschool! If you want to learn how to surf this is the place to go! Trips to the wonderfull beaches on the West coast are awesome! Great staff! I recomend it to everyone!

1  Thank Krekhovetska
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