With more than 30 first-class surfing spots along its 200 km. of coast, the Basque Country is a paradise for surfers. The picturesque city of San Sebastián is the perfect base from which to explore the region and discover not only surfing but also the natural wonders of this part of Spain.
The area around San Sebastián offers surfers of all levels the opportunity to get into the water and catch good waves throughout the year.
Zurriola – The most popular beach for surfing in San Sebastián. It produces a good number of waves in all its tides, some sections even form tubes if the conditions are good. The beach has excellent facilities including showers, bars and much more.
La Concha – In the protected bay of La Concha, this famous beach offers spectacular views of the city of San Sebastián from the water. Most waves are small right, perfect for beginners.
Ondarreta – A beach with fast lefts that is the best option when conditions are not favorable in other areas. The beach promenade offers spectators the perfect opportunity to see surfers in action.
At Koisi Hostel you will find all the information and advice to be able to practice Surf at a professional and amateur level. Anyway we leave you options of surf schools of San Sebastián here:
In front of Zurriola beach is the famous Pukas surf shop and school. As an advantage it has the large number of tables that are available to you. The prices of the classes vary in high and low season (summer is understood as high season).
Founded in 1999, Bera Bera Surf eskola, is one of the first three schools that began to offer surf, bodyboard and stand up Paddle classes in the north of the Basque Country. With the recent increase in popularity of surfing, Bera Bera Surf adapted its facilities to the demands of its clients and therefore in 2013 they moved to a place on the beach, with some clothing services, showers and better accesses. They also have boards and lockers for the locals.
Innovative school. It has surf gift packages (experiences like plan B) and even an online surf school to train you at your own pace. This surf shop also provides lessons and equipment rental.
The Groseko Indarra surf school started in 2006. It is located inside the club on La Zurriola beach at the corner of Sagües corner, in the Gros neighborhood, Donostia-San Sebastián.
Zurriola Surf Eskola is a reference since it has obtained the quality and safety certificate “EHSF Label of surf schools”.
They cover the total practice of surfing, from the initiation for children, youth and adults to improvement and high performance. They offer practices as diverse as training, apneas, yoga, pilates, etc.