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Drop Surf Center

Avenida do Mar, Baleal, Peniche 2520-050, Portugal
+351 969 519 515
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Go and catch waves with Nelson

Nelson is a great surf teacher who does not only show you how to catch waves and impove your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RedFox2402
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Munich, Germany
Great lessons with nice instructors

We did 2 classes here in 1 day and we improved so much as complete beginners! The instructors took... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Graham E
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A well established surf school offering 2 classes everyday (10h30 & 16h00) with qualified instructors. Classes are small and focused providing tuition for beginner, intermediate and advanced level surfers. Equipment rental and accommodation is also available.
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Avenida do Mar, Baleal, Peniche 2520-050, Portugal
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+351 969 519 515
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nelson is a great surf teacher who does not only show you how to catch waves and impove your surfing skills, he also teaches you how to read the sea, the waves, the currents and everything else which is vital to know for this sport....More

Thank RedFox2402
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Ola! Thank you so much for your complete and cool feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience again this year. Hopefully we catch soon more waves Together! Keep on surfing! Let us know when you come back! Bom dia and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did 2 classes here in 1 day and we improved so much as complete beginners! The instructors took their time with us and explained everything very clearly. All the staff were very nice and friendly. The class sizes were very small so it was...More

Thank Graham E
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Graham, Thanks for your feedback - we love to hear that you improved your surfing skills and that you had fun times. We hope to take a wave with you again! Let us know if you will come back. Ciao, bom dia! The Drop...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience with very professional, patient and friendly instructors, with the focus on having fun ! Thanks to Nelson, João, Archie, Camané and the team at Drop .. I'll be back for sure !

Thank Dean M
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dean! Thanks for your cool feedback! We were happy that we surfed with you as well! Thanks for joining us and hope to see you again. Drop us a line if you come back. Obrigada! Bom dia, The Drop Team.

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first surfing holiday and we only had one lesson before we arrived, on man-made waves and couldn't even stand on our boards. We had two excellent coaches in Archy and Joao who were very patient, explained things extremely well but also knew...More

Thank Kazlper1
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Ola! Great to hear your positive feedback about your surf experience.. Really cool to see that you improved your surfing skills. Keep on surfing and smiling! We hope you will take a wave with us again. Drop us a line if you would like to...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I was a complete newbie of surfing and I had group lessons at Drop Surf Center. Nelson, Anka and Joao were great, patient and really professional. After a few minutes of theory at the center or on the beach, we were already in the ocean...More

Thank Nina B
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi sweet Nina! Thanks for your cool feedback! Hopefully we will see you back again sooner than soon! Have a good winter and drop us a line if you would like to book lessons again. We are sure we will see you again. Abrigada. Bom...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

If you are an "intermediate" surfer it can be hard to find the right place to go to get classes you really benefit from. In contrast to the other plentiful surf schools in the Peniche region -which mostly resemble factory farming- the atmosphere at the...More

Thank Antonia S
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Ola Antonia, We really really appreciatie your great and complete feedback! You definitely improved your surfing skills and it was a pleasure to surf with you. Happy that you catched some good waves and thanks for your good vibes. We hope to see you back...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

I love Drop Surf Center! Nelson, Anka and Joao teaching with a huge amount of good vibes and knowledge. I definitely improved my surfing skills the last weeks and I got a lot of personal tips and tricks. I feel that I make bigger steps...More

Thank anouk v
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Anouk! We are happy to surf with you!

Reviewed 7 June 2017

I had a great time at Drop Surf Center, the instructors are real professionals and really patient explaining :) Looking forward to get back there soon to take some more lessons :)

Thank Glory B
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Glory, thanks for your great feedback! Happy to hear that you had a good time! We hope to catch some waves with you again. Please drop us a line if you come back. Abrigada, The Drop Team

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Really impressed with the team at Drop. Really interesting class covering the safety basics very well as well as our first go on the waves. Didn't manage to get up first time but more to do with age and fitness than instruction. Lots more practice...More

Thank Dan_ManofSteel
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Dan, Thanks for your feedback! We hope to see you back again at Drop! Keep on practising and smiling! Obrigada, The Drop Team.

Reviewed 3 June 2017

Great setup, quality equipment, focused teaching and a friendly atmosphere. Thank you all for a great surfing experience!

Thank Nathalie G
drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Nathalie, it was great to surf with you! We hope to see you back again. Let us know if you would like to book some lessons. See you! Obrigada, The Drop Team

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