Rapa Nui Surfcamps
Canary Islands, Spain: Fuerteventura
The Rapa Nui Surfcamp offers very intensive surf classes for all levels and is the perfect base for exploring the waves in the the south of the island.
"Bungalows Santa Catalina are perfect for surfing holidays"
The Rapa Nui Surfcamp on the volcanic isle of Fuerteventura is the closest of the Canary Islands to the African Coast and boasts of having the best beaches in all the Islands. The accommodation for the Surfcamp is located in the Bungalows Santa Catalina a complex right in the center of Costa Calma, and are nicely appointed providing everything you need for a perfect surfing holiday. The beach is just 150m away and the bars and nightlife a short walk. The resort also has its own pool and bar so if you feel like just chilling after your days surfing it’s a perfect place to relax. The meeting point for the surf classes and the 4x4 excursions to find the best waves of the day is at the Boardriders Bar next to the bungalows where you can start the day with a delicious surfer’s breakfast. For the whole team at Rapa Nui Surfcamp, surfing is not a job but a way of life that shows in their passion for the sport. If you are a beginner their intensive surf classes will have you riding the waves in no time, and if you are an experienced surfer they will take you to the day’s hot spots.
"Point, and reef breaks available to test your surf skills"
Fuerteventura offers an eternal spring like climate that is warm and dry for most of the year with water temperatures seldom dropping below 20°C during the coldest months, and with over 500 beaches to choose from the surfing is varied with plenty of beach breaks, point, and reef breaks available to test your skills from easy spilling waves to insane barrels there is something for everyone. If you are an advanced surfer the best time to visit is between September and April for the biggest swells check out “El Muelle” a lefthander with good tubes, and “El Hierro” a right-hander that also produces good tubes both of these breaks have a reef bottom so not something you want to attempt unless you know what you are doing.
Unlike some of the surfing destinations in the world Fuerteventura offers everything in a complete package with excellent surfing, wonderful food and nightlife, perfect weather, and transportation links.
3 Reasons to choose Rapa Nui Surfcamp:
- Intense surf classes with professional instructors!
- Nice bungalows for your accommodation.
- Good base for exploring the area.