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As our name suggests we are focused in the future, in preparing our students for the future, especially on their sports training level but also in their social and environmental training.With us you’ll have the opportunity to learn how to surf or...more
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Marina Portimao | Fortaleza de Santa Catarina, Praia da Rocha, Portimão, Portimao 8500, Portugal
+351 918 755 823
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This team is amazing, very friendly, supportive, sociable and pushy to bring you up to the surfboard! With the school we had a chance to discover new surf spots of Algarve, that was the best vacation ever! Thank you !!!

Thank Ekaterina F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great surf school. The staff is great and the lessons a lot of fun for all ages! Definitly recommend ;)

Thank mohartenaic
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time during our paddle boarding trip. Ricardo, our guide, showed us the most beautiful places of Portimao. We went paddle boarding to hidden beaches and caves and had the chance to snorkel in the cristal clear waters. I would definitely recommend...More

Thank LotteV825
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Second booking with FurtureSurf, having been bodyboarding with them previously. Booked a days surf tuition for forty something beginner and two teenagers, also beginners. Ricardo excellent answering questions I had before the course. On the day, the course ran by Pedro who was really very...More

Thank pmifl
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommendable! Edu was a great instructor taking us to the best beaches catching waves according to our surf level. We had so much fun! Surf’s up and greetings from the two crazy Belgians and the Danish Viking ;-)

Thank Ulrik L
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Thank you very much for the last three days. Everything was perfect and we learnt more than we thought would be possible in these three days. All the coaches were very nice and gave helpful advice. The organization was perfect as well. If we visit...More

Thank DrTorus
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I am very thankful to Ricardo for being this flexible when our whole family got sick a day before our scheduled surf lesson in the busiest week of the year. We had a great experience with expert staff on great location. Especially the time spend...More

Thank Bonanza65
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We booked a 5 day surf & yoga package via Jho'la Surfcamp. Surfing was enthusiastically well handled by the boys and girls from Future Surfing School. Pickups by van to one of Algarve's Parque Natural beaches started our daily surf adventures guided by Future Surfing...More

Thank Alexander K
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

As a beginner surfer, I trained with Eduardo for 4 days during a one week trip. He led a group visiting the Algarve for yoga and surf. He was both patient and effective in finding us beaches that accommodated our needs while teaching fundamental surf...More

Thank Marie H
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff, right up the beach, cheap and good board and wetsuit. Would definitely like to spend more time there.More

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Future S, Manager at Future Surfing School, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thanks for your feedback Imke, As travelers we all are somehow, it´s really important we can share our experiences in order to save time and choose the best options available, making the most out of our journey. Hope you can find that extra time to...More

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Shirley B
February 14, 2017|
Response from Future S | Property representative |
Hello Shirley B, We'd suggest Villa Joaninha (if you're looking for a budget place) or Tivoli Marina Portimão. All the best