We put all of the surf hostels Portugal has to offer on a map.
This map is here to help make your planning easier. It lists all of the above locations, with each surf hostel added to the map. Simply tick/untick areas you’re interested in visiting and find the best surf hostels in that area.
Now we’ve got the details covered, let’s jump in to the juicy stuff.
We’ll start from the north of Portugal and make our way south. This list includes everything from the best surf hostels, to an epic Algarve surf hostel, the #1 surf hostel Lisbon and surf camps Portugal.
Best Surf Hostels in Porto
Is it a surprise to see Porto listed as a great surf destination? The best known surfing spot near the city is Praia Internacional do Porto.
As it’s so close to the city, this makes it an easy access beach.
We’ve found 3 great surf hostels in Porto for you to choose from:
This list of the best Backpacker and Luxury Hostels, the 5 Star Hostels, will always stay up to date.
We will keep adding all the greatest budget accommodations. Whether it is a Design Hostel, Boutique Hostel, Eco or Green Hostel – we will have a close look on these backpacker accommodations.
Summary: Best Surf Hostels in Portugal
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CLOSED: The Surf Embassy Hostel (Peniche)
Update: The Surf Embassy Hostel has permanently closed its doors.
For all those that seek the soul surfing lifestyle, you’re going to love it at The Surf Embassy Hostel.
Indeed it does have a surf-theme throughout the property and it’s just a 12-minute wander to the beach.
Qualified instructors are eager to take you for a surf lesson and get you trying Stand Up Paddle and scuba diving.
Just ask the friendly staff when you’d like a lift to the beach in their super cool 1968 surf van!
Other perks include free Wi-Fi, a fully equipped kitchen and living room with patio and balcony. Sorted.
CLOSED: Blue Boutique Hostel & Suites (Cascais)
Update: This hostel permanently closed its doors in 2020.
The 5 storey Blue Boutique Hostel & Suites offers
“outdoor terraces, indoor and outdoor bars, wonderful balconies, a relaxing garden for a sunset chill out and 24 hour reception service.”
Home cooked meals
Family rooms, female-only dorms and large 12-bed mixed dorms are on the menu.
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Your Smart Packing List
It is time to see what you should pack in your backpack or suitcase. Make sure you always pick a quality hostel, it totally reduces the things you need to pack. Here is our ultimate hostel packing list. It features 23 items you should really throw in your backpack.