Learning to surf in Somo (Cantabria) is one of the best options when it comes to enter the world of surfing.
The beach of Somo has more than 4 km of extension, arriving until the 7km of sand when joining with the beach of Loredo. With this extension it is not uncommon to find a lot of peaks along the whole beach, from the area of ??the strut, when there is much sea and you need to shelter after the bay of Santander , to the zone of the boat, right in front of the town Of Somo, to all the left and right peaks that are predominant by the zone of the old camping of Somo, the good days of waves … or the zone of the rock, the bend, or the crumbles, right in the middle of the beach And what somehow separates the beach of Somo, that of Loredo and where we usually receive more waves, since it is perfectly oriented to the open sea and does not affect the islands of Mouro or the Island of Santa Marina, mythical places and Emblematic of great waves, when the Bay of Cantabria is roaring.
Somo is a perfect surf spot to learn to surf or to perfect those initial knowledge since you will always find a peak according to your level.
On the beach of Somo you will find waves every day of the year as well as beautiful sunsets on a beach which, being close to an urban center, is very well maintained and practically virgin.
With a landscape of infarction, the beach of Somo has become a reference beach for lovers of good surfing. This is one of the meccas of surfing in Spain. Cradle of surfing and the first surfing reserve of our country, it is necessary to emphasize that Somo was one of the first towns in Spain where the authentic culture of the surf was born and has always been the epicenter of the surfero lifestyle.
The municipality has more than 500 locally resident surfers and a strong surfing tradition, who will not mind sharing their waves and secrets with the traveler.
It is also worth mentioning the other villages of the municipality of Ribamontan to the sea , as are the villages of Loredo , Langre and Galizano where you will find waves for all levels.
A few meters from the entrance to the beach You will find the Cántabra Surf School , the first surf school in Spain and one of the tourist motors of the area that has put the town of Somo on the map for many surfers and where hundreds of novice surfers and surfers spend every summer wanting to Improve and perfect their surfing.
During the summer months the Cantabrian Surf School is a non-stop good vibe. Its experience, professionalism, materials and facilities distinguish it from other surf schools in the area. A great family that will make you feel like you’re at home!
The school offers its clients surfing courses for all ages and levels. It does not matter if you have never surfed or if you are a pro. The school’s surf courses fit all levels and ages.
We do surf courses for children, adult surfing courses, private lessons and if you want to go further, we also train children and adolescents at a professional level.
In addition, the school has different accommodation options in the town of Somo, for all budgets and needs. From a Surf House where you can spend unforgettable surfing holidays, a Surf Camp, where there are surf camps for children , as well as girls, with their mythical Roxy SurfCamps and surf camp for adults , or Surf Cabins , with rooms and apartments to Foot beach in Somo and different options. So, you know, if you are planning your next surfing vacation and want to share experiences, play sports, have a great time and enjoy nature, do not waste time and surf to the best beach in the Bay of Biscay. Somo beach!
We are waiting for you at QUIKSILVER & ROXY SURF CANTABRA SCHOOL
Contact: David “Capi” & Nacho García.
Tel .: +34 942 51 06 15/609482823