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Epic Surf School

Praca Joao do Rio N0 7, Lisbon 1000-180, Portugal
+351 962 769 236
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Incredible first surfing experience!

Me and my friend booked a surfing trip with the Epic surf school, the last day we were in Lisbon... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Camiel P
via mobile
Surf session

We spent such an awesome time with Rui and his team. The surf sessions were so amazing in a lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ertertt E
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Epic is mobile surf school in Lisbon,Portugal, based in the city center, aimed at surfers of all levels. From beginners to advanced, we know all surfers appreciate a close relationship with nature and value the adventure of discovering a wide range of surf spots, away from the overcrowded beaches. Epic Surf School provides daily departures from Lisbon's city center (with front door accommodation pick up option) exploring many of the hidden treasures along the Portuguese coastline. Besides transportation within a range of 80km (whenever a better and suitable surf spot is required), we provide full equipment, sport insurance and qualified local surf instructors fluent in english. Come and explore our Epic Surf Spots! We drive you to Epic Surfing Moments!Certifications:School and coaches certified by the Portuguese Surfing Federation; Certification by the Portuguese Tourism Institute;European First Aid Certification (Portuguese Red Cross); Sports Insurances.
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Praca Joao do Rio N0 7, Lisbon 1000-180, Portugal
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+351 962 769 236
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my friend booked a surfing trip with the Epic surf school, the last day we were in Lisbon. We never surfed before and heard it was very hard to do. But it turned out to be great and not that hard to learn!...More

Thank Camiel P
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent such an awesome time with Rui and his team. The surf sessions were so amazing in a lovely spot. Rui took us at the meeting point in the morning, and drove us at the surf spot (15 minutes by car). All the material...More

Thank Ertertt E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Lisbon for a one week during our holiday. We wanted to try surfing for the very first time in our lives. Epic Surf School was our choice and we weren't disappointed! The staff was very friendly and all of them are professionals. It...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend had a blast at the Epic Surf School! Rui helped us to arrange the surf day and we felt really comfortable about everything. Ivo was the perfect surf instructor: He knew how to coach us and was extremely friendly and understanding...More

2  Thank Iris E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a one to one lesson (with Miguel), which was really fun and useful. Rui and everyone at ESS made me feel welcome and I had a great time. It's a really nice spot on the beach and easy to reach.. would definitely recommend!

1  Thank Flavia B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently attended a half-day lesson with 11 friends, and it was exactly what we wanted! Rui is just brilliant. He is relaxed, friendly, very patient, and the location of his school is simply beautiful. We all said we would love to go back another...More

1  Thank James S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first met Rui and the Epic team in October 2017 when I was looking for a surf school in Lisbon that was a good fit for a 70-year-old first timer. Boy did they deliver; from the prompt email correspondence, the convenient van transport from...More

Thank Tom H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Epic School Surf is the best way if you wanna try to surf. Rui and Diogo are excellent, and obviously cool. They gave us all the info and all the help. The beach was wonderfull, so let's go to book a day with them!

Thank Luigi C
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My partner and I decided on the whim to go surfing for a day when we were in Lisbon. We looked up potential places on tripadvisor and Epic Surf School was the first result with the most reviews and highest rating. It did NOT disappoint....More

1  Thank WillisWillis
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I thoroughly recommend Luis and the guys at Epic. We were a hungover bunch of Brits, with no discernible talent for surfing and yet they got us up and in our feet on the boards, were very patient and looked after us admirably. The beach...More

Thank AOC73
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Nikolaj B
16 August 2018|
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Response from Tom H | Reviewed this property |
It’s a school. We and those with us always had an instructor but you could ask the owner Rui if it’s possible.
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Charlie C
7 August 2018|
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Response from Epic S | Property representative |
Hi Charlie, thanks for your message. Yes, still provide classes in November. However in the weather/sea conditions do not allow us to provide a safe and pleasant experience we fully refund any prepaid deposit. Anyway to... More
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shaza s
3 August 2018|
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Response from Stacey R | Reviewed this property |
The packages with transport are detailed on their website... Then you submit your message through the Contact Us page to ask about availability on the day(s) you wish to surf. They'll provide all the detail you need over... More
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