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8 Oct 2018
“Only good things there”
21 Aug 2018
“Madeira Surf, Porto da Cruz, Madeira”
The Madeira Surf Camp is located in the center of the small village of Porto da Cruz, the surfing capital of Madeira Island. The town is surrounded by black sand beaches, ideal to learn how to surf. Our main goal is to ensure that all customers get...more
Rua da Piedade 4 | Sitio das Casas Proximas, Porto da Cruz, Madeira 9225, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

So good. We highly recommend to have a surf experience there, as a beginners as well. The team is very competent and atmosphere is positive. Moreover, the location Porto da Cruz is beautiful. We are so happy to have lived this sport activity in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lulimi m
HelderMadeira, Gerente de relações com clientes at Madeira Surf Camp & School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Hi!! Thank you for the review. Your words is really important to improve the way we work. I hope to see you again!!! Best regards Obrigado!! Hélder

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Helder was a very friendly surf teacher who brought us to and from the beach. The lessons were kept to 7 people maximum and Helder had lots of time in the 2 hours to help each of us and give us advice. One day he...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Claire H
HelderMadeira, Proprietário at Madeira Surf Camp & School, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hey Claire!!! Thank you very much. Was a pleasure to teach you. Best regards! And don't stop surfing 😀 Hélder

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Note - we didn't stay at the camp. But Helder instructed our family of 4 (2 adults, kids aged 9 & 10) over two wildly different mornings with quiet patience, excellent guidance and a sense of humour. The kids learnt loads, the adults would have...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

I slept 3 nights in this very friendly hostel. Eldar the owner is definitely chilled and helpful. The kitches will gave all you need. And the building a great rooftop for grilling or yoga or anything. Lovely place to be recommended!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Silje U
HelderMadeira, Gerente de relações com clientes at Madeira Surf Camp & School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Hi Silje!! Thanks for your review. It's really important the feedback from the Guests. I'm glad you enjoyed to stay here and I hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in madeira island. All the best!! Regards Hélder

Reviewed 6 November 2017

We stayed here 4 days in a private room, nice and clean, well equiped kitchen and facilities, warm bread and fresh fruit every morning, roof terace with amazing views, plus surf lessons to remember, well worth a visit. Thanks

Date of experience: November 2017
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HelderMadeira, Proprietário at Madeira Surf Camp & School, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Hi!! Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed. Best regards Hélder

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We included this place to our trip because I really wanted to try surfing and I must admit it was awesome! Porto da Cruz is lovely place to stay and we enjoyed lot of fun during one week we were there. Accomodation was nice, clean...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Recommended to everybody to visit this surf school. Very cool, friendly and helpfull trainers. I ´m the beginner and I have managed to take the first wave. I would like to appreciete the presentation of the photos of our lesson at the end of the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Mira Š
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Very domestic and friendly instructors!! You feel yourself as a part of family, you know that the n every moment you can receive a very good advice, I surfed with them twice, this September and 3 years ago, and I am really want to come...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

A fantastic experience. A very helpful, friendly host along with a relaxing, clean hostel that has to be the best base in town! The surf lessons were great and am sure to have made progress through out the week. Would highly recommend this to anyone...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Alex S
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I'd tried surfing once before in Martinique and it was basically 1 Hr of disappointment. This wasn't the case with Madeira surf camp. As Helder had promised each person managed to catch a wave and stand up on the 1st class. I'd like to say...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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