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FilSurf Surf School

Lagos, Portugal
+351 914 426 591
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A lot of experience and passion

It has been three surprising days with the filsurf school! I was with friends for our first surf... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Stefano B
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Milan, Italy
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First time surfing and it was absolutely awesome!

It was really great thank you! It was our first surf lesson, and the instructors were just so cool... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cyril-Evos
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Trets, France
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Whether you are a complete newbie or an experienced surfer, our surf lessons and camps are perfect for you!The FilSurf School is one of the fastest growing surf schools the in Algarve. Established in 2008, it has an international reputation for offering the finest services, facilities and consistently perfect learning conditions. Surfing is a lifestyle, a way of life and a great recreational activity that promotes physical fitness, great health, alleviates and relieves stress, and allows you to be in touch with nature!The FilSurf School offers the total surfing experience. With our qualified multilingual coaches fully accredited and trained in all disciplines of surfing and water safety, we offer the best surfing adventures in the Algarve. We aim to be a vibrant and intellectually challenging place of learning, introducing students to a community of surfers who share a passion for discovery and respect for the ocean.Surf lessons cover everything from beginner basic skills in paddling and turning, to reef surfing and advanced maneuvers. Extreme tuition levels include preparations for competition level surfing.SO PACK YOUR BIKINI & BOARDSHORTS AND MAKE YOUR HOLIDAYS AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE!The FilSurf Team
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“these guys” (8 reviews)
“a lot of fun” (6 reviews)
“learning how” (2 reviews)
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Lagos, Portugal
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+351 914 426 591
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It has been three surprising days with the filsurf school! I was with friends for our first surf experience and we've sure got the beauty of this sport thanks to the passion of our instructor Zé. There's a team of teachers with good vibes and...More

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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Stefano, thank you very much for feedback! Happy to hear that first steps in surfing you shared with us! Thank you very much for joining us! Keep surfing and come to us more!!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really great thank you! It was our first surf lesson, and the instructors were just so cool! I highly recommend!

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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much, Cyril! Was a pleasure to meet you! Come to us more times! Keep surfing!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and older son had the most amazing time learning to surf with Filipe from Filsurf. He was such a lovely person - patient, thoughtful and friendly. We were all picked up from our accommodation and taken to the most gorgeous beach with super...More

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FilSurf, instructor at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Karen! Thank you very much! First of all thank you for choosing our school and joining our lessons! Thank you very much for a wonderful time with your family! Hope to see all of you next time surfing with us! Thank you very much...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Filsurf was one of the best things we did as a family in our 2 week stay in Portugal. We had 3 whole days in surf school. The instructors Zach and Philippe are the nicest people and so fantastic with the kids. Every day started...More

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FilSurf, instructor at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rune, thank you very much for such a great and detailed review! For us was a great time to be with you all that time! Fantastic family with such a good energy! Thank you very much for choosing our school and joining the lessons! Hope...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a brilliant day with Filipe and Ze. Well organised trip and a beautiful location. It was a very easy going and fun day. The teaching was clear and technically good. The guys also ensured we were all safe at all times. Could ask...More

Thank Stuart O
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FilSurf, instructor at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Stuart! Was a big pleasure to meet you! Keep surfing and hope to see you again! Filipe

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great surfing day with Ze & Filipe. Guys picked up us on right time 10:00 and we drove 30-40 min to really nice beach Monte Clerigo. Place was really nice and waves were good for beginners. Best part of trip was definitely...More

Thank Jussi H
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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much, guys for your nice words and choosing our school! Keep surfing and hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have tried to surf once before and was entirely unsuccessful. These guys taught us quickly and simply how to pick the wave and get up on the board. Now I'm less incompetent. Exhausting, entertaining and a lot of fun!

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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Rebecca, thank you very much for your review!!! Happy that you enjoyed the lessons with us! You made a big progress and surfed really good! Keep going and come to us again!

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 5 friends learning how to surf for 4 days. After a few years learning the basics we wanted to progress our surf and this school was perfect because of the amazing instructors they have. We were 4 days with Zé...More

Thank Alex E
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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Alejandro, thank you very much for your feedback! All our team is happy that you really enjoyed the lessons, understood more surfing and improved your skills! I would like to thank you guys for joining our school, all of you was amazing company of really...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

i was kind of sad reading the former comment, as it doesn't come even close to the experience i made with the school. professional instructor. nice, kind, respectful, responsible with regard to the safety of it's students. same applies to his Co-instructor. i booked the...More

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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thank you very much Rainer for your feedback, attitude and really great words! We appreciate it a lot! It was a big pleasure to teach you and your son! Hope to see you again and thank you very much one more time!

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Wow. What a wonderful couple of days. Thank you so much for the > experience. Filipe was fabulous and thank you for your patience and > understanding around the booking. Charlie and I had an wonderful time > learning how to surf with a knowledgeable...More

Thank Ed g
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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you very much, Edward! Hope to see you again! Keep surfing!

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Mārcis V
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Hello, Marcis! I can book for you any day you wish! The price is 50 eur per day. If you would like to book, please send us an email for the address info filsurf com and we will book for you and respond all the questions!
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