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Awesome day surfing

I was picked up 5 minutes walk from where I was staying in Lagos, really convenient. We went to a... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
chris s
Great surf hostel

Stayed there as a solo travelling surfer this November. Rooms were very basic but clean and nice... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Joshua M
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Los Angeles, California
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Extreme Algarve is Lagos' premier Surf school and Kitesurf school offering surf lessons and kitesurf lessons to anyone who would like to book with us whilst staying in Lagos and the Algarve. We also offer accommodation at Casa Offshore. Please email, sms or whatsapp to arrange pick up times.
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Rua Pintor Falcao Trigoso | Lote 8, Lagos 8600-513, Portugal

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

I was picked up 5 minutes walk from where I was staying in Lagos, really convenient. We went to a local beach and the swell was perfect for beginners. Ben the instructor was brilliant. He's really friendly, approachable and knowledgeable. I felt like I was...More

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Sebastian W, Owner at Extreme Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thaaaanks so much for the great review. Yes sorry the weather wasn't up to scratch (but we do need the rain ;)

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stayed there as a solo travelling surfer this November. Rooms were very basic but clean and nice. Shared bathrooms were clean. Good location and nice pool with jacuzzi hot tub in the back. Basic breakfast included every morning. Staff were all very friendly and helpful....More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

I'm a big fan of Extreme Algarve and have surfed with them for many years. Seb and the crew are lovely people who really care about what they're doing and it's obvious they all really enjoy it too! The surf instructors are first class. Knowledgeable,...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

My experience surfing with Extreme Algarve was really good. All teachers were so nice and always tried to find the best beach with the best waves. They always helped you to catch the wave when you felt insecure and were always in a good mood....More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Thanks a lot guys for a very good first connection with surfing, you've inspired us and we've certainly felt the power of the waves.

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

The staff are fantastic, really friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable, and the shutters keep the room cool in the day. Hot tub and pool is just what you need after a day surfing. The surfing instructors are very good. They watch...More

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Sebastian W, Owner at Extreme Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thanks so much for your review, were super glad you had a good time. Cheers :))

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We booked 15 hours group lessons and it was a great introduction to kite surfing. Opportunities for improvement: 1: We were given a kite that constantly leaked, I felt that we lost hours pumping it up. The school should consider this for future students. 2....More

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Thank Hazleen Z
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Sebastian W, Owner at Extreme Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thanks so much for your review. We are aware of the `leaky´valves, when they get a bit of sand in them they tend not t close properly. Next years models have replaced the valve with a different one. Its always tough in a group lesson....More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Extreme algarve is a great kitesurf school! Both Phil and Bart are great teachers, very patient and they know a lot as they decided to have the lessons when the wind wasn't clear but other schools didn't go. The place is quite good for beginners...More

Thank Mariana B
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Great, great, great... The guesthouse/hostel is well located, 10 minutes from Lagos centre. The staff (Sophie, that's you!) were as friendly and helpful as I've ever had the fortune to deal with. The Kitesurfing team (Phil and Bart) were brilliant - fun and fully dedicated...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

I went to the Casa Offshore for the 15 hours kite 'n stay course, I really had an amazing time there. Even though I was traveling alone it didn't take long to meet the other Casa inhabitants, super nice people to hang out with and...More

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