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SURF ? The best place to learn with professionals !

Friendly and experienced staff and excellent location.The price is the same as other surf... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
Jose M
Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
Falling in love with Surf

The instructors could not be more dedicated or welcoming. Great place for beginners, but also for... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
Rosarinho B
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The First Sports Center & Store at Porto with group and private lessons for all ages in the following sports: Surf School | Skate School | Yoga Lessons | High Performance Functional Training Indoor and Outdoor Surf Shop with products and...more
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Estrada da Circunvalacao n 16002 | next door to Mix Pão Bakery, Matosinhos 4450-100, Portugal
+351 22 494 8057
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Friendly and experienced staff and excellent location.The price is the same as other surf school.What I liked most was the relaxed and safe atmosphere of the surf lesson.Surely one of the 5 things to do for those who come to Porto for the first time.

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

The instructors could not be more dedicated or welcoming. Great place for beginners, but also for those who want to perfection their surf (or skate) skills. With a family like atmosphere, you always have fun when you get to monkeys. The staff speaks english and...More

Thank Rosarinho B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Fantastic team, my daughter spent awesome moments with these fantastic instructors Really kind and professional and more than that really worried about the kids Thank you Surf'in Monkeys Team Inês Moreira

1  Thank Inês M
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Great for beginners, we had a lot of fun. Instructors were very kind, they spoke english. But time is not so important for southern nations, so don´t be surprised, that the lesson became on time ;) It is worth it anyway...Porto is amazing city.

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1  Thank il_liska
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Location is great. I learned how to surf from zero there, and I did it the first time! Love it ! Great experience!

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1  Thank arietsang
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Surf'in Monkeys is an amazing place where you will recover your energies and meet fantastic people! I recommend not only the surf classes but also the yoga

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Reviewed 12 November 2015

We had no experience but it worked fine. Had a kid who was 12 and he loved it. A little warm up , jogg and yoga before hitting the waves.

1  Thank Jean-Paul W
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Absolutely brilliant fun week of surfing. All staff (Iznas, Pedro, Nesy, Dario, Andre, Lious) so funny, positive and helpful. A Brilliant company which organised my airport transfers, accommodation, yoga and surfing excellently. Hopefully, I'll be back again. Rosemarie O'Neill

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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

The Surf School and the Surf Hostel was Great! We had the best Team and the best teachers and tons of fun! We will Come back!

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Fantastic Porto even better with surfing monkeys there hostel is amazing been three times ..... Absolutely genuine people who can't do enough for you

Thank Neil L
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