The south west tip of Portugal offer unique conditions for all kinds of watersport and outdoor activities. No other place in Europe allows regularly surfing great waves in the morning and kiting steady wind in the afternoon. If it is flat and calm the water is perfect for wakeboarding.
The Algarve ¤ 300 days of sun per year ¤ few days with less than 15° water temperature in wintertime ¤ untapped nature ¤ beautiful towns with great party scene and rual villages
The Surf conditions ¤ consistent all year Atlantic swells ¤ lots of different beach and reef breaks ¤ huge swell window at south and westcoast ¤ wind protected surf spots
The Kite conditions ¤ steady thermal wind in the summer ¤ shallow lagoons perfect for learning and freestyle ¤ flat, warm water on the southcoast ¤ west coast waves with side shore wind for wave kiting ¤ few crowds
If it happens that the algarve dose not have the right wind or wave conditions... the Mastercraft X-Star, the official towing boat of the x-games will be waiting for some great wakeboard action 5 min away.
Algarve-Watersport School We offer top quality courses, daytrips and rentals for Surfing, Kiteboarding and Wakeboarding. If you stay somewhere at the Algarve between Lagos and Albufeira and would like to be picked up for a surf trip to the West coast, catch big-air with a wakeboard in front of meia praia or would like to get into kitesurfing, the fastest growing watersport of the millennium... we are specialized in boardsport on water and we even might be able to pick you up anywhere from Albufeira to Sagres.
It is located in a quiet area of Lagos above famous Meia Praia Beach. From the top terrasse you can see the ocean.
The beach, the town, the windsurf center and the wakeboarding boat in the Marina can be reached by a short walk (5-10 min.).
We have daily transport to the surf and kite spots. From the camp we reach about 20 different surf spots within 30 min. drive.
The accommodation offers to all the campers a pool, barbeque area, a big garden with trampoline and outside multi sport court.
In the Barraka Bar you can have a cold beer or cocktail while checking the Wifi-Internet, watching TV or play, pool or backgammon.
Lagos is an old fisher town about 70 km from Airport Faro and 30 km to Sagres, the south west of Europe. It is the ideal base for the watersport activitys. Great waves on the west and south coast, only minutes away from the best kitespot of the Algarve, the Ria do Alvor.
The new Kite House is not a wild party house anymore, but we are still only minutes away from the night action in the center of Lagos with all the pubs, clubs, restaurants and street life.
Lagos is party capital of the Algarve, the young and crazy scene comes from all over the world. Aussies, Kiwis, Canadians and Euros party until dawn.
No matter if you are a customer of our Surf, Kite, Wake Camp or if you stay in a hotel or resort between Albufeira and Sagres, you can always join our trips and lessons. We might be able to offer a transfer-service which will pick-up and bring you to the right spot for a great surf, kite or wake adventure. No hassle, no worries, just fun!