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Drop Surf Center

Avenida do Mar, Baleal, Peniche 2520-050, Portugal
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Great team, highly recommended school

I spent 10 days in Baleal back in september and was recommended Drop Surf by 2 different people. No... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
YassinBr
huge improvement and good vibes, love it

Drop Surf Center has a very good location, within just few minutes of walking You will reach the... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Artur S
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A well established surf school offering 2 classes everyday ( around 10h30 & 16h00 - depending on the tides) with qualified instructors. Classes are small and focused providing tuition for beginner, intermediate and advanced level surfers. Equipment rental and accommodation is also available.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Avenida do Mar, Baleal, Peniche 2520-050, Portugal
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

I spent 10 days in Baleal back in september and was recommended Drop Surf by 2 different people. No surprise, because the team is very friendly and dedicated to teach or improve your surfing with positive vibes. The big difference I could see with some...More

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drop-surf-center, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Olá Yassin! Thank you so much for your detailed and positive feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! And yes you are right, small groups is part of our concept to provide the best surf...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Drop Surf Center has a very good location, within just few minutes of walking You will reach the main surf spots in baleal. Very Good equipment both wetsuits and surf boards. Very nice staff, helpful, always nice and smiled. And most of all high quality...More

Thank Artur S
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drop-surf-center, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Olá Artur! Thank you so much for your detailed and positive feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! Hopefully we catch more waves together soon! We had so much fun with you and your friends!...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Nelson and his team are just brilliant. Friendly and patient! They taught myself and my two sons aged 9 and 7 years to surf! They were very professional and looked after my young boys in the surf. I can highly recommend Drop Surf Centre!!More

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drop-surf-center, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Ola! Thank you so much for your great feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! Hopefully we catch more waves together soon! We had so much fun with you and your two boys! Keep on...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

It was so amazing! Drop Surf Center is the best school for learning how to surf. Special thanks to Archie for his lessons and help!More

Thank Сергей Г
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drop-surf-center, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Olá! Thank you so much for your great feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience at the Drop Surf Center! Hopefully we catch more waves together in 2018! Archie had so much fun with you and says hello! Keep on...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Nelson is a great surf teacher who does not only show you how to catch waves and impove your surfing skills, he also teaches you how to read the sea, the waves, the currents and everything else which is vital to know for this sport....More

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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Ola! Thank you so much for your complete and cool feedback! We really love to hear that you had a great experience again this year. Hopefully we catch soon more waves Together! Keep on surfing! Let us know when you come back! Bom dia and...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We did 2 classes here in 1 day and we improved so much as complete beginners! The instructors took their time with us and explained everything very clearly. All the staff were very nice and friendly. The class sizes were very small so it was...More

Thank Graham E
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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hi Graham, Thanks for your feedback - we love to hear that you improved your surfing skills and that you had fun times. We hope to take a wave with you again! Let us know if you will come back. Ciao, bom dia! The Drop...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Great experience with very professional, patient and friendly instructors, with the focus on having fun ! Thanks to Nelson, João, Archie, Camané and the team at Drop .. I'll be back for sure !

Thank Dean M
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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dean! Thanks for your cool feedback! We were happy that we surfed with you as well! Thanks for joining us and hope to see you again. Drop us a line if you come back. Obrigada! Bom dia, The Drop Team.

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first surfing holiday and we only had one lesson before we arrived, on man-made waves and couldn't even stand on our boards. We had two excellent coaches in Archy and Joao who were very patient, explained things extremely well but also knew...More

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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Ola! Great to hear your positive feedback about your surf experience.. Really cool to see that you improved your surfing skills. Keep on surfing and smiling! We hope you will take a wave with us again. Drop us a line if you would like to...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I was a complete newbie of surfing and I had group lessons at Drop Surf Center. Nelson, Anka and Joao were great, patient and really professional. After a few minutes of theory at the center or on the beach, we were already in the ocean...More

Thank Nina B
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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hi sweet Nina! Thanks for your cool feedback! Hopefully we will see you back again sooner than soon! Have a good winter and drop us a line if you would like to book lessons again. We are sure we will see you again. Abrigada. Bom...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

If you are an "intermediate" surfer it can be hard to find the right place to go to get classes you really benefit from. In contrast to the other plentiful surf schools in the Peniche region -which mostly resemble factory farming- the atmosphere at the...More

Thank Antonia S
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drop-surf-center, Public Relations Manager at Drop Surf Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Ola Antonia, We really really appreciatie your great and complete feedback! You definitely improved your surfing skills and it was a pleasure to surf with you. Happy that you catched some good waves and thanks for your good vibes. We hope to see you back...More

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