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Filipe was excellent

Wow. What a wonderful couple of days. Thank you so much for the > experience. Filipe was fabulous... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ed g
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Fantastic time!! 😍

While me and 13teen years daughter had been on our Portugal holidays in Lisbon, suddenly we decided... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ElisabethFreund
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Munich, Germany
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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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While me and 13teen years daughter had been on our Portugal holidays in Lisbon, suddenly we decided to visit Lagos for some days in the end of May. My daughter’s dream was to try surfing 🏄🏼‍♀️ and for me it was just planned to feel...More

Thank ElisabethFreund
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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Elizabeth! Thank you very much for such a nice and warm feedback! Time with you was brilliant! Hope to see you as soon as possible on our lessons!

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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Awesome! Wonderful! Best;)) Filipe is great instructor of surfing:) Great knowledge, leniency - and he’s very friendly person! Beautiful trip to Arrifana, Amado and Cordoama Beach 🌊🌊

Thank oksydaza c
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FilSurf, Filipe at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you very much, guys! Was a big pleasure to teach you! Hope to see you again! Keep surfing!

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Reviewed September 29, 2017

We received excellent service: booking one day advance by e-mail and got quick replies from customer service (even out of office hours). Pick-up from our hotel on agreed time. All was very well organized, small snack at the beach and very professional surfteachers! We warmly...More

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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Dear Mikosonen! Thank you very much for your warm words! Your opinion is very important for us and make us feel happy! You are very welcome any time you wish to surf with us! Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Only booked a day with Filsurf but wish we had time for a longer trip! Filipe and Mereno were great instructors and such happy friendly guys. Wetsuit, equipment, transport and lunch were all included which is great. The Portuguese weather is perfect for surfing and...More

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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2017

Dear Morven! Thank you very much for your kind words!!! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our lessons! Hope next time you will have more time and will surf with us longer! Was a big pleasure to teach you guys! Thank you...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

I really wanted to try surfing and convinced my partner to spend one day with filsurf (beginner course). Really glad we went. This trip included: - surf board - wet suit - instructor - lunch - transport They picked us up from a central location...More

1  Thank Joey S
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Fil is a professionist and the people working with him are amazing, we had the best time, really! We booked one day for our first lesson ever and then we just couldt live without surf and kept booking day by day for the whole week...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

I reserved two days surfing at the school of Fil. They picked me up from my place und drove us to a beautiful place for surfers. We got a very good Introducion, dry-practice and warming- up. Than we went into the water. The whole time...More

Thank Anetta N
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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2017

Dear Anetta! Thank you very much for your review! It was a big pleasure for our instructors to teach you! Keep surfing and come to us again! You are always welcome!

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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Thank you for the professional instructors, great times and amazing people! Unforgettable memories! 🤗🏄🏼‍♀️🌊☀️

Thank renatagalantai
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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2017

Thank you very much for warm words! Would be a pleasure to surf with you again! Keep surfing! ))

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Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant time with Mereno and co. He even had our youngest up on his shoulders whilst surfing! Kids loved it (ages 11,9&6) We were all well looked after and I would highly recommend FilSurf school if you want a days activity with/...More

Thank Ted P
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FilSurf, Manager at FilSurf Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Dear, Ted! Thank you very much for your review! Moreno had a great time with your family! Keep surfing and come to us again, you are always welcome!

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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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