LEARN TO SURF or Improve your Surfing in the capital city of the canary islands, LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is the birthplace of surfing and Capital City of the Canary Islands. Our base is the “Las Canteras” area of the city which boasts one of Spains best city surf beaches and as tourism first developed here on the island it has a real cosmopolitan feel and vibe.

All guests stay in our sociable Surf House just meters away from the beach and surf breaks. Our Surf Camp is great value for money and ideal for single travellers and young friends who want a city surf break and enjoy the laid back Canarian nightlife apres surf!

rip curl logoThe Quiksilver Surf School offers surf lessons for beginners and intermediate surfers. Whether you have never surfed before or whether you just want to improve your skills, the professional coaching team will help you achieve your goals. The local instructors will work with you in small groups teaching beginner to advanced surfing fundamentals, which include water safety, surfing techniques, surf etiquette, proper equipment and wave selection etc

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Your 1 week surfing holiday Includes:

• 7 nights self catering accommodation
• Shared rooms in Surf House
• 5 days (3 hours per day) professional Surfing Coaching (Mon-Fri)
• Equipment – Softdeck or Bic surfboards, wetsuits, leash etc.
• Picnic lunch on the beach when surfing
• Course diploma
• Shuttle transfers if courses are held at other locations
• Free Internet access
• Accident & personal liability insurance
• Quiksilver or Roxy Student Card
Prices from: 240 € pppw based on 4px sharing

Key Points

• Location: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
• Airport: Las Palmas (LPA)
• Transfer Time from Airport: 15-20 Minutes
• Out of Hours Transfers: Yes
• Join a Surf Course on any day Mon. to Fri. (closed Sat. and Sun.)
• Surf Course Duration: 5 days (4 Hours Daily)
• Surf Course Times: 10:30 – 13:30 (afternoon sessions possible)
• Surf Course Location: Playa de Las Canteras (Las Canteras Beach)
• Student to Instructor Ratio: Low


Please note that the prices below are not seasonal and remain the same all year round.

1 Week
2 Weeks
1 PERSON (Single traveller)
280 €
550 €
270 €
490 €
255 €
460 €
240 €
435 €
Non participants (Accommodation only)
105 €
200 €
Private apartment supplement
Per stay
Airport Transfers (1-4 Pax)
From: 08:00 – 24:00
Each Way
Airport Transfers (Out of Hours Suppl.)
From: 24:00 – 08:00
Each Way

Please note: Prices do not include airfare, please see our Getting There guide for more information on flights to Gran Canaria.


Our recently renovated surf house is a traditional Canarian house thats been converetd into out base for the surf camp. It’s located in the heart of the “Las Canteras” area of town only meters away from the beach, the surf, local amenities and nightlife. The accommodation is popular with single travellers, young people and travelling surfers which creates a great vibe and atmosphere. It comprises of 4 bedrooms, two spacious lounge areas, fully equipped kitchen and dining room plus two bathrooms and a chill out terrace. The local team will help make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

FACILITIES: Bathrooms/Shower | Hob | Fridge | HiFi | Free WIFI available.

FACILITIES/SERVICES: The apartments are cleaned prior to arrival and towels are changed on a weekly basis.