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Drop Surf Center

Avenida do Mar, Baleal, Peniche 2520-050, Portugal
+351 969 519 515
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Great time with Drop Surf

As complete beginners, my friend and I thoroughly enjoyed our lessons with Drop Surf. Nelson and... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Janman86
via mobile
Best surf lesson I've had so far!

I've had a few surflessons in different surf schools all over the world so far but the one with... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Kathi W
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A well established surf school offering 2 classes everyday ( around 10h30 & 16h00 - depending on the tides) 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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Hours Today: 09:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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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 29 May 2018 via mobile

As complete beginners, my friend and I thoroughly enjoyed our lessons with Drop Surf. Nelson and Carlos are both great instructors - friendly, knowledgable, super patient and very passionate surfers. Had such a great time with them, already looking forward to more lessons with them...More

1  Thank Janman86
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I've had a few surflessons in different surf schools all over the world so far but the one with Dropsurfcenter was by far the best one! Nelson takes a lot of afford into helping you improve your surfing and he does it in a really...More

1  Thank Kathi W
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

I was very happy with my decision to surf with Drop Surf Center. I found their style of teaching very progressive and it helped me to really improve my surfing and allowed me to work on very specific elements of my surfing such as the...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

I spent 10 days in Baleal back in september and was recommended Drop Surf by 2 different people. No surprise, because the team is very friendly and dedicated to teach or improve your surfing with positive vibes. The big difference I could see with some...More

1  Thank YassinBr
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drop-surf-center, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Olá Yassin! Thank you so much for your detailed and positive feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! And yes you are right, small groups is part of our concept to provide the best surf...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Drop Surf Center has a very good location, within just few minutes of walking You will reach the main surf spots in baleal. Very Good equipment both wetsuits and surf boards. Very nice staff, helpful, always nice and smiled. And most of all high quality...More

1  Thank Artur S
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drop-surf-center, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Olá Artur! Thank you so much for your detailed and positive feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! Hopefully we catch more waves together soon! We had so much fun with you and your friends!...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Nelson and his team are just brilliant. Friendly and patient! They taught myself and my two sons aged 9 and 7 years to surf! They were very professional and looked after my young boys in the surf. I can highly recommend Drop Surf Centre!!More

1  Thank Marisa T
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drop-surf-center, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Ola! Thank you so much for your great feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! Hopefully we catch more waves together soon! We had so much fun with you and your two boys! Keep on...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

It was so amazing! Drop Surf Center is the best school for learning how to surf. Special thanks to Archie for his lessons and help!More

1  Thank Сергей Г
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drop-surf-center, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Olá! Thank you so much for your great feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! Hopefully we catch more waves together in 2018! Archie had so much fun with you and says hello! Keep on...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

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

1  Thank RedFox2402
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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

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

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 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

1  Thank Graham E
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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

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

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 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 !

1  Thank Dean M
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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

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.

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