Located in the west of the North African coast in the Atlantic Ocean, Lanzarote offers perfect waves, constantly warm and pleasant climate and crystal clear water. Thanks to long beach breaks, the island is ideal for those who want to get closer to surfing or want to improve their skills. Even for advanced users, the island has some super point breaks in stock. From March to September, the trade wind blows continuously and offers optimal conditions for kiting on the 5 km long sandy beach of Famara.
Famara is a paradisiac surfer village in the middle of a natural park and has the longest sandy beach of the island (5 km) with breathtaking views from the 700 meter high cliff. The village is located about 30 kilometers from Lanzarote airport and offers everything you need for perfect holidays. There are several restaurants with local and international cuisine, various shopping facilities, bars, surf shops, bike rental, WiFi spots etc. The village has so far been spared from mass tourism. The atmosphere is relaxed and cozy.
La Santa is 10 km from Famara. The transfer from Famara to La Santa and back will be organized. La Santa is a small fishing village, a 15 minutes drive from Famara. There are also various restaurants, shopping facilities, internet cafes, surf shops, bike rental and nightlife. The surf complex is only 100 meters from the sea with views of some of the best surf spots in Europe such as «El Quemao» or «Morro Negro».
4 REASONS FOR A SUDDEN RUSH SURF TRIP TO LANZAROTE:
- Idyllic surf & fishing village, perfect for relaxing
- Long sandy beach with lots of space and great waves for all levels
- Simply furnished apartment accommodation, located directly at the sea
- Well structured surf courses with experienced surf coaches, also ideal for children
On request, various
can be rented, which are spread over la Caleta de Famara. Apartments are situated 100-150 meters from the beach and usually have a terrace. The apartments are fully equipped and have up to 3 rooms. For the surf course you will be picked up and brought back. The apartments are very suitable for people who would like a little more privacy.
Surf Complex La Santa
The Surf Complex offers several one-room and two-room apartments. All are equipped with private balcony, kitchen, bathroom and living room with sofa and TV. Bed linen and bath towels are provided (once a week). The apartments are 100 meters from the sea, by car you can reach Famara in 15 minutes. For the surf course you will be picked up and brought back. This accommodation is particularly suitable for very experienced surfers, as you are not far from the most beautiful and famous waves in Europe: «El Quemao» or La Santa’s «Morro Negro».
Many beach breaks of Famara offer an ideal place for surfing. From October to April for advanced and year-round for beginners.
When you book the surf course, the surf coaches of the local surf school will be your constant companions in the water. In addition to the transfer to Famara Beach, the surf course for beginners and intermediates also includes the surfboard, neoprene, lunch on the beach, 5 course days a week (4h per day from 10 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 3 pm). Sunday is a day of rest! The surf courses for beginners and advanced beginners are offered directly at Famara Beach and in groups of max. 7 people.
Advanced surfers can surf one of the best waves in Lanzarote on their own in La Santa (rental car recommended).
High season: 1 July to 15 September, 20 December to 10 January
7 nights in the chosen apartment.
Prices for several people on request.
High season: supplement of EUR 40 / CHF 50 per week.
In addition to the accommodation, we offer professional surf & kitesurfing courses for beginners, intermediates and advanced surfers on the beach of Famara.
In the surf course included: 5 days of theoretical and practical surf lessons, 5 hours per day, incl. Equipment (surfboard and wetsuit), lunch on the beach, transfer from/to surf spot on the course days.
Kite course from May to September
4 days kitesurfing course (12 hours, daily 3 hours), all material, spot transfer, timetable depending on tides and wind conditions.
Transfer: Taxi transfers from the airport to the surf camp and back, not included in the price, approx. EUR 35 each way.
Check-in: The Office is open from 8.30 am to 7 pm. Early or late check-in between 9 pm to 8 am costs EUR 18 extra.
Climate: Air ca. 19°C and 30°C / water between 18°C and 23°C
Flight: From CHF 350 / EUR 295, info and booking via Sudden Rush
Training: English and Spanish
Season for surfing: year-round, for advanced surfers the best conditions are from October to April
Material rental: Boards CHF 20 / EUR 15 per day – Surfboard/Wetsuit CHF 20 / EUR 15
Shared room: We try to offer separated rooms for ladies and gentlemen, on request also mixed rooms possible. There are max. per room / apartment. 4 people.