Roxy Girls Surf Camp
Twice a year we host our girls surf camp, opening the doors of the Tiny Whale Surf Lodge exclusively to 32 women from all over the world for a week of Surf, SUP and Yoga.
Join us this April for our Roxy Girls Surf Week, it’s set to be our best ever! As featured in Cooler Magazine, the Guardian and Cosmopolitan, our Girls Surf Camp was the first ever in Portugal and we're proud to be running our 9th and 10th week this year. Meet new friends, improve or try new activities and explore this unique part of Portugal leaving memories you'll cherish for years.
Our all girls surf safari is perfect for all levels! Whether you’ve never surfed before, intermediate and looking to ride green waves, or you’re confidently riding down the line and looking to work on turns.
Our dedicated surf coach will create a tailored program based on your level of experience, by the end of your week you’ll have a new found confidence in the water and will be surfing better than ever.
Wetsuits and boards are included, so you can use or try out a range of boards from 5 ft fishes to 9'6 longboards, twin fins to quads, stand up paddle boards and fun boards.
Stand Up Paddle Boarding
Our sunrise paddle boarding lesson and Tour is a real highlight of the week. Your lesson starts on Praia Dona Ana, voted Europe’s Most Beautiful Beach, before gliding along the stunning coastlines, exploring caves and grottos.
Stand up paddle boarding is the world’s fastest growing watersport, you’ll be surprise how quickly you’ll be on your feet and making quick progress. It’s a brilliant all body workout, with focus on core and balance, which goes hand in hand with surfing.
After a day of surfing and chilling at the beach you will return to the lodge for a sunset yoga session in our dedicated yoga space. Our qualified yoga teacher will guide you through inspiring yoga classes. The perfect way to gently, yet deeply stretch and strengthen your entire body, relax and totally unwind after a day in the sun and surf.
Time to indulge in our delicious evening meals, lovingly prepared by our expert chef Bas. With experience in 5 Star boutique resorts and restaurants; his a passion for fresh, delicious and healthy food ensure delightful 2 course dinners, paired with great local wine.
Two evenings we'll venture out to explore some of our local restaurants, the perfect opportunity to taste today’s freshly caught fish.
Relax and Explore
There will be plenty of time to chill out at the beach and by the villa's pool, soak up some sun and explore
the beautiful local towns and villages, including Lagos, Luz, Burgau and the find hidden treasures at the flea market of Barão de São João.
Roxy Week is perfect for the single girl traveller. With the welcoming and friendly atmosphere of the Lodge, it’s the ideal place to relax and meet new friends. Enjoying the same experiences from surfing, there will never be a moment that isn’t filled with laughter.
Let us take care of your travel arrangements, organising you’re airport transfers from Faro and our friendly team are on hand to help 24/7. Taking the stress and worry out of travelling alone.
- 7 Nights shared accommodation.
- Girls only shared rooms.
- 7 Delicious surfer breakfasts, pancakes, fresh fruit, muesli, freshly baked bread
- 5 Delicious dinners in house, 2 course meals with wine.
- 5 Healthy beach lunches
- 5 Full Days Surfing, girls only surf safari.
- 10 lessons with our professional instructor
- Video coaching sessions & photo's of the week to keep
- 5 Yoga Sessions
- All the equipment you'll need throughout the trip
- Stand Up Paddleboard Lesson and Tour of our stunning coastline
- A morning hike and an afternoon exploring Portuguese villages
Jah Shaka Roxy Girls Surf Camp Dates:
21st - 28th April 2018
27th October - 3rd November 2018
If you're an intermediate surfer, check out our Roxy 2.0 week this May & November.