Excellent seaside location in one of Porto’s most historic town quarters. This makes it the perfect option if you are looking to spend a fantastic vacation surfing in Portugal and want to discover a diverse and culturally rich European city. The Porto Surf Hostel is open all year round round and offers lessons for beginners and intermediates.
Prime beachfront location in the heart of the city
Our oceanfront Surf Hostel in Porto is located in Foz do Douro (‘Mouth of the river Douro’), one of Porto’s oldest and most beautiful city quarters. It is within walking distance of the best surf spots in Porto – where our surf lessons are held.
From our hostel you can be in the heart of Porto within 15 minutes by bus or tram. Here you can enjoy a wide choice of attractions, nightclubs, bars and restaurants serving all kinds of food and drinks. This makes our hostel the perfect choice for travellers looking to discover the laid-back and friendly Portuguese lifestyle!
Those who are seeking for some relaxation have the opportunity to enjoy our quiet garden next to the hostel or enjoy a nice stroll along the boulevard leading to Matosinhos beach – an excellent beach to learn to surf at.
Enjoy a pleasant and comfortable surf holiday
At the Surfivor Surf Hostel, you will find all the necessary amenities to have a comfortable and enjoyable stay. The hostel features a fully equipped kitchen and dining area where you can prepare your meals. The reception offers printing services, internet, travel and tourist information and much more. The cozy living room has a spectacular ocean view, a fireplace, TV, internet and a small library making it an ideal place to relax. The sunny outside terrace and large garden area with shaded seating and hammocks is a perfect spot to chill out and enjoy the sunshine. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the entire surf hostel area.
Private single or double room
A very comfortable private room with spectacular ocean views – ideal for couples or single travellers seeking some privacy. Queen size or twin bed options available with closet and Wi-Fi. Breakfast included. Prices in Euro and per person, VAT included.
The 4-bed dorms at our Surf Hostel Porto are ideal for small groups or solo travellers. These bedrooms have lovely views of our garden. All dorms feature single beds, lockers and free Wi-Fi. Breakfast is included. Prices in Euro and per person, VAT included.
How to get here
Porto’s international airport Francisco Sa Carneiro is only 13km away, making the Surfivor Surf Hostel Porto easily accessible via taxi or public transport. Bus stations, old-style trams (a main tourist attraction in Porto) and a metro stop are close to the hostel. Check-in is from 08:00am – 20:00pm.
Surfivor Porto Surf Hostel
Avenida do Brasil 816
4150-154 Porto, Portugal
License number: 17191/AL
Located along Douro river estuary, Porto is one of Europe’s oldest cities and was proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996. The west of the city extends along the coast of the Atlantic ocean. Our Porto Surf Hostel is located there, the Esmoriz Surf Camp is just a 25min drive away.
Porto won the European Best Destination 2012 and 2014 awards. Sightseeing attractions include: Porto’s famous port wine cellars where you can taste the cities’ most famous export, a visit to the old Ribeira quarter by the river bank and a stroll across the impressive Ponte Luis I.
There is no shortage of places to eat and drink in Porto. You will have the chance to try a number of traditional Portuguese dishes. A must-try is the famous and delicious Francesinha – literally, Frenchy or little French girl.
Let Porto capture your heart with its mix of old-town flair and hip, artsy style. The city’s vibrant atmosphere is home to many cultural attractions and world-class nightlife venues. Visit typically Portuguese restaurants, tapas bars, nightclubs and discos in the town centre. The nightclub Industria is also near the Porto Surf Hostel.
More extra activities
- free use of longboards
- free use of bikes to cruise though the nearby forest park and nature reserve (Esmoriz)
- free use of balance boards
- beach volleyball
- visit the Porto markets