Somo beach, Cantabria. Spain.
”Come and discover infinite Cantabria. Come meet us and discover the magic of surfing with the No. 1 surf school in Spain. We will wait for you”
La Playa de Somo, is located within the first nature reserve for surfing in Spain, due to the quality and variety of its waves, being one of the meccas for surfing in the country and one of the most consistent surf spots, receiving good waves throughout the year. With more than 7 km of white sand and perfect “beachbrakes” ideal for surfers of all levels.
Talking about Somo beach is talking about the history of surfing in Spain. The first surfboards, the first wetsuits, the first surf shop and, of course, the first surf school in Spain, the Escuela Cantabra de Surf, created by David “Capi” Garcia in 1991, were born here and there is a great culture. and surfing tradition among local surfers.
Cantabria is a natural paradise where every day you can see a different Cantabria, with its beaches, its mountains, its landscapes, its towns, its food and its people. It is also a paradise for surfing and one of the favorite destinations chosen by surfers to spend unforgettable surfing holidays. Somo, within the municipality of Ribamontan al Mar, is a welcoming town, with very good accommodation options, good restaurants and well connected to the other side of the bay with Santander, the capital of Cantabria and possibly one of the most beautiful bays in the world.
Official School Quiksilver & Roxy
The original. Learn with the best. Roots since 1991
The Quiksilver & Roxy is the first surf and bodyboard school in Spain and has been training thousands of surfers since its inception in 1991, on Somo beach, Cantabria. We have the most experienced and professional monitors, with qualifications approved by the European and Spanish surf federation and national and international experience, among them, specialists in rescue and first aid, so you can enjoy yourself to the fullest from the first day, but with complete safety. Guaranteed fun.
Surf school approved by the European Surfing Federation, International Surfing Association (ISA), Spanish Surfing Federation (FES), Cantabrian Surfing Federation (FCS), Official School of the Ribamontán al Mar City Council, Bahía Santander Tourism Seal, member of the Association of Professional Surfers and Schools (AESP), among many other quality seals.
More than 32 years of experience teaching surfing. Since its foundation in 1991, by David “Capi” Garcia, on Somo beach, Cantabria, thousands of students have passed through the school, which have improved and perfected our methodology. During all these years, national and international monitors have collaborated with the school, impregnating with the experience and professionalism that it currently has.
Learn in a fast, easy, safe and fun way. Maximum quality and professionalism with the shortest student-instructor ratio (Maximum 6 students per instructor). We separate the classes by age and by homogeneous levels, so that you can enjoy your surf lessons from the first day and in complete safety. All ages. We recommend ages 5 and up…You set the limit.
All the material included in the classes. The best surf equipment. New and extensive facilities with showers and lockers on the beach in Somo, Cantabria, within the first surf reserve in Spain. Possibility of renting equipment with special prices for clients. Surfshop.
SURF SCHOOL/ SURF CAMP/ SURF HOUSE/ SURF CABINS/ SURF HOSTEL/ SURF SHOP/ SURFBOARDS and much more +++
Special surf camps for adults and personalized training. Ask about other types of courses, days, times, etc. Maximum flexibility. Classes and Camps a la carte. Different accommodation options for our students. Private classes for children, special offers for groups, families, end-of-year trips, schools, birthdays…
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The best offers to transfer to the Santander and Bilbao airports
From Madrid – Nacional I Madrid-Burgos, Nacional 635 Burgos-Santander, then Autovía del Cantábrico towards Bilbao, Heras-Pedreña exit, then towards Somo.
From Bilbao – Autovía del Cantábrico towards Santander, Exit Nº11 Heras-Pedreña, then towards Somo.
From Gijón – Autovía del Cantábrico towards Bilbao, past Santander, continue towards Bilbao, exit at Heras-Pedreña, then towards Somo.
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