Peniche Surf Lodge Reviews
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Awesome help from Claire and Duncan. Great surf! Definitely coming back!
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 25-30
- (1 review)
Great hostel with friendly atmosphere and all the facilities you could need. Duncan and Claire are very helpful and obliging.
STAY HERE!!!! Modern, clean, comfy - with the loveliest owners and great local knowledge, this is a gem of a place.
Loved my stay here the hostel feels like home a huge three storey house! We stayed in the double room really clean and spacious! Duncan and Claire are so lovely and helpful! Great kitchen facilities and a big comfy lounge room. The house is cleaned daily and a basic breakfast is provided. It's in a good location close to the supermarket and beach! The atmosphere here was really good easy to make friends! Would definitely come back and stay here!
Really great value for money. Very easy to meet other backpackers. Really clean. awesome kitchen facilities and chesp laundry. Duncan has a great knowledge of the local surf spots for beginners to advanced. Overall a really great place to stay!
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 25-30
- (1 review)
Really nice hostel and Duncan and Claire are so sweet!
That was the perfect place to stay. Claire and Duncan are so caring and loving! Unbelievable! The facilities are good, the house is clean and the atmosphere was great! But the best: Duncan's surfing lessons! Good value for money. Never got such good surf lessons. Will come back next year! Thanks to you guys!
Amazing place!! If you surf, you'll definitely be happy here, but non-surfers should also feel welcome. Claire and Duncan are awesome, friendly and knowledgeable about both the waves and the restaurants. The next time we're in Portugal (which isn't far away) we'll definitely stay here. Everything exceed our expectations. Thanks again. Verena and Justin
Great people, down to earth, friendly and helpful. Place is spotless, great facilities, Claire even hung my washing out for me while i was off surfing!! Would definitely stay here again!!! Everything is in walking distance too. Thanks guys!!
Peniche Surf Lodge is one of the best hostels I've ever been to. Claire and Ducan are the most down to earth people who want to make sure that your stay in Peniche will be memorable. Little extras really make this hostel unique (u'll have to discover that yourself)! I will come back to this hostel for surf in the near future :). Thx for the stay! See u soon
It's simple, if you are here to surf, STAY HERE!!! fun right hand reef out the front of the hostel and when its good at Baleal or Supertubos, they will drive you there!! could not have been happier with my stay here!!
The hostel is very clean and tidy. Clare and David went to every length to ensure we were comfortable. They were extremily friendly always interested in what we had to say. David is a very patient and a great surf instructor. Clare never stopped smiling. Exactly what you want in a sea side getaway. It was my first trip to Portugal and I will definitely be returning in the future and would only stay at this place. As they say, 'When on a good thing....'
Lovely staff and nice comfortable place with surf gear to rent.
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 31-40
- (1 review)
Great thing going on here. We were so comfortable and relaxed. Feels like a beach house of friends. Like-minded respectful travellers just wanting to surf and have a good time. Surf lessons and gear rental available directly from Duncan the owner at a great rate. Owners really look after the lodge and guests, then get out of the way so we had space to cook and grill, etc. Given the slightly higher price and surf focus were disappointed with breakfast. Muesli and yoghurt would be a easy addition.
Amazing stay at the Surf Lodge. Claire and Duncan were awesome. We only stayed 2 days but wished that we had more. We had a car so the location was very easy to find and Penich isn't so big so a lot of the beaches and other points of interest were very easy to get to. It was also great that there was a super market within walking distance of the hostel. Great place to stay! Keep up the good work!
I will definitely stay here again
Excellent hostel, thanks to Claire and Duncan, who really make sure you have a great time in Peniche. If you want to surf in Portugal, this is deffinetely no. 1 hostel to go to. Duncan will make sure you get some waves, drive you to the beach with the best surfing conditions for that day and come pick you up (or stay there with you and give you some lessons). We will be back :)
Had such a fantastic stay here! It is in a great location - very close to the main beach, town and supermarkets. The owners go out of their way to help you have an enjoyable stay, picking you up, taking you to the best surf spots each day, even helping me buy a surfboard! Lovely people to be around and they create a great atmosphere in the hostel. Good chill out lounge too. If you like surfing - go here definitely!
Claire and Duncan were so brilliant. They were absolutely fantastic and at all times making sure that everyone was ok & having a good time. I contacted them beforehand and they were able to pick my up from the bus stop with my bags & everyday drive us down to the beach to set up a spot for the day, so in between surfs we could all relax together. They are such a wonderful family and you can truly tell that they absolutely love what they do and it shines though. I will definitely be back to stay!
Claire and Duncan were great hosts. Very friendly, open and professional. We felt like the lodge was our house and really enjoyed our time there. We hired the surf gear from the lodge which was convenient and found the lodge was always clean. would go back again for sure and recommend to all. thanks!!