Are you and your other half looking to try something new this summer? Want more than just relaxing by a pool – a surfing holiday may be just what you are looking for. With destinations ranging from Europe to the Mentawais and whether you are looking for budget-friendly or want full-blown luxury, we have it all.
Check out Errant’s pick of 5 surf holidays that shouldn’t be missed in 2019.
- Moliets Surf & Yoga Deluxe camp
Nestled amongst beautiful pine tree French forest, only a 10-minute walk to the surf, Moliets surf camp is the perfect option for those wanting a rustic surf camp experience. With beautiful bell tents, raised wooden beds, lighting and electricity for extra comfort, a huge covered yoga deck and freshly cooked breakfast every morning this surf camp has it all. With the average age being between 21 – 35 this surf camp is perfect for younger couples wanting a sociable and fun holiday this summer.
Each package comes with 12 hours of surf lessons, unlimited yoga, breakfast, lunch and dinner to ensure you have a hassle free trip. The town of Moliets also has plenty of places to eat if you fancy getting out of the camp for a date night, or if you are looking for something a bit livelier there are some awesome bars.
2) Surfers Lodge Peniche
Located on the beach this beautiful surf lodge is perfect for couples wanting more comfort and luxury during their surf week. With a homely feel, this lodge has been specifically designed with a luxury bohemian and a retro surf flair to ensure your stay is as comfortable as possible. This surf lodge has a very personal feel, extremely friendly and helpful staff and surf lessons tailored to your level and wants.
This lodge has a fabulous rooftop terrace with beautiful views over the sea. Every Saturday during their mid and high season the Lodge host their awesome sunset sessions where a mix of local and international DJ’s play their sets. This is the perfect way to either start your night or chill after an awesome day in the water.
3) Canggu Surf Camp
Bali is a destination that should be on everyone’s bucket list, amazing weather, great food and options for all type of traveller; whether you are looking to explore rice fields, hike up volcanoes, watch beautiful sunsets on the beach, Bali has you covered.
Canggu is the perfect place for those wanting to experience a quieter side to Bali but still have access to the hustle and bustle. Only 10km from Kuta this surf camp is pretty much slap bang on the beach with waves to suit all levels.
With a variety of accommodation to choose from including private rooms and private villas, there is something for every couple and every budget.
4) Miramar Surf Camp Nicaragua
Nicaragua might not be at the top of everyone’s bucket list but it definitely should be! Known for its surfing Nicaragua is a great place for couples who want to hit the beach every day, but it also has a huge amount of culture and nature to explore, it is definitely the perfect destination for couples wanting the whole package.
Miramar Surf Camp is a great option for couples who want comfort whilst still maintaining that traditional surf house feel. With surf lessons to suit all levels, a beach break that is consistent all year round, amazing views, all your meals included and much more this surf camp has your covered!
If you are wanting more than just surfing, Northern Nicaragua has some amazing things on offer. Only 30km from the surf house is the Telíca Volcano, still an active volcano, (hasn’t erupted since 1948) this is the perfect way to watch the beautiful Nicaraguan sunset. If staying in the water is more your thing why not try paddle boarding through some jungle or swimming in a volcano crater?!
5) Awera Resort Mentawais
This resort is perfect for couples looking for luxury during their surf trip, it is also a great option if only one person wants to surf as there are plenty of non-surfing activities to keep you busy. This resort has its own private beach, swimming pool (with sea view), dining area, space to relax away from the beach and private villas, all designed with your comfort in mind.
Obviously, the surf is one of the major things that attracts people to the Mentawais and Awera boasts 3 waves on its doorstep and access by boat to over 10 more breaks. With lessons for complete beginners or guiding for advanced surfers this resort has you covered.
If surfing isn’t your thing Awera resort offers plenty of other activities including Paddle Boarding through Mangroves, snorkelling with the exotic fish, fishing or if you want something land-based Awera resort offers 2 free yoga lessons per day.
If any of these amazing surf destinations have you already looking at plane tickets please do not hesitate to contact one of the errant team at firstname.lastname@example.org.