We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Moana Surf School

Open today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Fantastic experience

The team was very helpful in providing us with a great surfing experience most of us were first... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rickard J
SUP surf!

Finally found a SUP board in Portugal to surf, could not find one anywhere until here to rent for... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
Footdoc44
,
Vancouver bc
Read all 250 reviews
122
All photos (122)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“surf school”(21 reviews)
“guincho beach”(15 reviews)
“his team”(9 reviews)
About
Moanasurfschool is based at Guincho Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. We teach adults and children. Also we arrange group activities and events. We have a beach bar and restaurant and safe storage area. We are open all year. For...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Estrada do Guincho | Praia do Guincho, Cascais 2750-596, Portugal
Website
+351 964 449 436
Call
Reviews (250)
Filter reviews
187 results
Traveller rating
166
13
2
4
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
166
13
2
4
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssurf schoolguincho beachhis teamprivate lessongreat funawesome experienceperfect locationlearn howbig thanksbeautiful beachtrain stationalexbeginnerswavesincentiveratiosafety
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 187 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

The team was very helpful in providing us with a great surfing experience most of us were first time surfers and short on time to catch a flight.

Thank Rickard J
Moana206, Owner at Moana Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your review. Alex & team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were two guys attending a private lesson which was easy the book the same day and did cost us 75€ for both which is a fair price. The stuff is very nice and relaxed. The lesson itself was great fun, the day was good...More

Thank Micoud81
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Finally found a SUP board in Portugal to surf, could not find one anywhere until here to rent for surfing. Great staff, very helpful and awesome location!

Thank Footdoc44
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I have been to the school this week and was very impressed by the variety of languages the team could speak. It's a really multilingual surf school!!! Sometimes the lessons started a bit late but I guess that's what the portuguese charme is about. The...More

Thank MISTER_RRR
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

I 100% recommend Moana Surf School. I was a total beginner when I arrived. Surfing was even harder than I imagined, and the instruction was better than I could have expected. The staff there are so courteous, fun and patient. On my first day Dave...More

Thank Casey S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The teachers are so funny and when you are out on the waves they are klappning and screaming GOOD! You don't need anything but your swimming cloths. There is a nice restaurant/bar only 10 meturs away, there is good lunch and snacks. Best place ever.

Thank Gustav E
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took out our 11 year old twins to Portugal and we decided to try surfing. We had the best experience with awesome instructors. We would recommend it to anyone interested in learning to surf in Portugal.

Thank John S
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I spent two weeks of surfing with Moana Surf School and I really loved it. Thank you for the great time to Alex and his Team - I'll come back next year for sure!

1  Thank _matthiasfritz
Reviewed August 4, 2018

My adult daughter was looking forward to surfing the beautiful Guincho Beach after surfing El Tunco in El Salvatore. She had booked a private lesson well in advance of our trip. Moana had her reservation but did not have an available instructor and was seriously...More

Thank Judith M
Moana206, Owner at Moana Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Hi Judith, We are sorry for your experience and the inconvenience. As you know Portugal and our area has had very high temperatures and the beach access road to Bar do Guincho was completely blocked. Some Instructors were not on time, classes were also running...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Big Thanks to the best surfing instruktor Antoine for making me stand up on a board already on the third attempt, surfing for the first time ever!! And most of all thanks to Alex, who made the cool first experience possible (: Super professional school...More

Thank kinga_ola
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 hotels in Cascais
Fortaleza do Guincho
626 reviews
1.45 km away
Estalagem do Forte Muchaxo
277 reviews
1.66 km away
Sheraton Cascais Resort
921 reviews
1.94 km away
The Oitavos
791 reviews
1.98 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 618 restaurants in Cascais
Fortaleza do Guincho
707 reviews
1.47 km away
O Faroleiro
454 reviews
.84 km away
Porto Santa Maria
636 reviews
1.09 km away
Panorama Guincho
257 reviews
1.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 185 attractions in Cascais
Cresmina Beach
74 reviews
.00 km away
Forte De Sao Jorge De Oitavos
55 reviews
.00 km away
Farol da Guia
25 reviews
1.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Moana Surf School staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines