Welcome at Surfivor Surf Camp in Portugal

Surfivor was founded in 2004 and until today it remains as the first and most popular surf camp in North-Portugal. Each and every year, hundred of people from around the globe learn how to surf at our Surfivor Surf School at both our classic Surf Camp in Esmoriz and our brand new Surf Hostel in Porto.

Select your preferred location and enjoy a relaxing surf holiday in a prime beachfront location with crowd-free line-ups. Surf’s up!

view on the surfivor surfcamp esmoriz with beachfront location

Surf Camp in Esmoriz

Learn how to surf and enjoy a fantastic holiday with beautiful sandy beaches and natural surroundings at our classic Surf Camp in Esmoriz. Surf lessons for beginners and advanced surfers taught by professional instructors with years experience. Plus, the beach is only 100m away. 

Check out the Esmoriz Surf Camp
View on porto and the river douro

Surf Hostel in Porto

Our freshly renovated Surf Hostel in Porto offers surf lessons, accommodation and plenty of cool activities in one of the best locations in the entire city. Enjoy an unforgettable surfing holiday and discover the cultural capital of Portugal. A unique type of surfing holiday – not to be found anywhere else. 

Check out the Porto Surf Hostel

Two surf camps – same standards

Whether you want to stay in a relaxed and laid back atmosphere in our Surf Camp in Esmoriz or enjoy the vibrant city life in our new Surf Hostel in Porto – here at Surfivor you’ve got the choice! A key factor for our success has always been our prime locations. Both, our classic camp in Esmoriz as well as our hostel in Porto are located right at the beach at some of the best surf spots in Portugal. All beaches offer a perfect setup with waves and multiple surf breaks for every surfing level on the doorstep. At Surfivor Surf Camps you will meet a team of enthusiastic people who take every effort to make your surfing vacation the best holiday you ever had. Our experience and professionalism will guarantee for quality service and a great stay in Portugal. Find out more about us.

Latest Surfivor News

  • Last minute offer – September Special

Last minute offer – September Special

  • August 26th, 2015

Save money and enjoy empty line ups and perfect waves!
Our September special offers Surf Camp weeks at reduced Mid-Season price starting from the 20 st of September!
Please contact us for special requests or directly Book Online!

  • If you fall, it won’t hurt!

If you fall, it won’t hurt!

  • August 26th, 2015

What? Did you seriously think that surfers never fall? For your knowledge, a good Wipe Out (technical term for falling when riding a wave) takes mastery, a certain sense of timing and a very laid-back attitude to handle all this […]



  • May 31st, 2015

Last minute call for what’s probably the best indy music festival in Europe this summer! Don’t miss…
NOS Primavera Sounds features great bands like Interpol, Antony & The Johnsons, Ariel Pink, Babes in Toyland and many others. Surf all day and enjoy this […]

What Our Guests Say

Reviews for the surfivor surfcamp at www.tripadvisor.com
In this surfhostel you find a really warm and familiar atmosphere which makes people always come back to this great place.
Hanna S. / Germany
Looking for kindness, warmth, hospitality, nice climate, new friends, amazing sunsets, curly waves, energy in its all senses? Then you should be on your way to a marvelous place in Portugal -Esmoriz immediately.
I. Talashova / Russia
When I think of my time at ‘Surfivor’ Surf Camp in Esmoriz, I have a BIG SMILE!
Emily E. / New Zealand