Maceda Surf Hostel

Located just on the Maceda natural park and a few minutes from wild and well-preserved uncrowded beaches.
You can take a walk, ride a bicycle or take a ride…

Beach and camp

Maceda Surf Hostel is near the traditional fishing villages, Furadouro, Cortegaça and Esmoriz.

The most amazing city in Portugal, Porto, is just 30 minutes away by car. It also near the beautiful city of Aveiro, just 30 kms far. The surfhouse is a place where people from all over the world can enjoy the surf experience, have fun, meet people, exchange experiences and relax.

Maceda beach has 8km of sand and it is in the middle of recognized surf spots: from Espinho to Aveiro we have the best surf in the center/North of Portugal. With a peaceful and friendly environment, where Portuguese traditions are still alive but the parties are not forgotten, Maceda Surfcamp is a place where you can enjoy the pure feeling of surf.

After an amazing day of surfing you can watch the sunset and try the local shellfish, washed down with a good Portuguese wine.

Summers in the region tend to be sunny, dry and clear, with an average temperature of 25ºC, and the warm weather conditions last well into September. The winter is colder (around 13 ºC) and it sometimes rains a bit, but it rarely persists for long periods. On the other hand winter and early spring is when the biggest swells occur.

Our all included packages are tailor made for:
Beginners and zero experience surfers. Never surfed before but always wanted to learn? Our surfing methods get you on the board safely, surely and quickly. Always with the right equipment in safe and controlled conditions.Save yourself a long learning curve and the unlearning of bad habits. Learn to judge beaches, waves and currents.

Experienced (intermediate, advanced and competition as team stages) Surfers with limited holiday time. It always takes a while to learn how local breaks in new places work best with the tides, wind and swell directions and swell sizes. Save yourself from driving around in a rental car burning petrol in finding a good breaking beach. Use our local knowledge and take maximum profit of your precious vacation time.


Arrival at the region is easily done by air. The regional capital, Porto, has airline links with all major European cities. You can usually find a cheap flight with Ryanair or with some of the regular companies.


** From Porto city centre: take train from Porto city centre (train stations: São Bento or Campanhã); Line: Aveiro; Direction (Stop): Carvalheira-Maceda.

** From airport: Take at the airport (Direction: Campanhã). Take train from Campanhã; Line: Aveiro; Direction (Stop): Carvalheira-Maceda.

** It is also possible to fly to Lisbon and then catch a train or a bus to carvalheira-maceda (3,15 hours). For detailed prices and schedules for buses, check out and For information about trains check out and

When you arrive in the station call us to pick you up or you can walk here, it's only 5 minutes away.


The surfhouse has 3 rooms, in a max. of 10 people capacity, one social kitchen, one dining room and chill out room, two bathrooms, one twin room with private wc is a tuberide surf lodge, and a terrace for barbeques and relaxing and even a special place for your surfboards and wetsuits.

Our special place with privacy:
Tube ride surf capsule
Unique worldwide surf design
The full surf experience, sleep deep in the wave tube
Double room with private bathroom
Big garden in front


For those who are an advanced surfer and are looking for a place to stay with bed & breakfast!
Rent only the surfhouse or the house with a special offer in the surf lessons.

Choose your best option:
 4 mix dorm
 Double private room with shared bathroom
 Triple private room with shared bathroom
 Breakfast with fresh fruit
 Price - 18€ per person/per night