A unique local flavour and the smell of holiday in the air make this a true Portuguese getaway."
Season: June - October
Suits: Level 1, 2, 3
Age: From 18 years
You have your own gear and need a fun crew to hang with and a nice play to stay. Our camp in Alentejo is the perfect base for your next surfing holiday, destined to create memories of a lifetime.
Villa Tranquilo is a rustic house, surrounded by views of open fields immediately providing calmness and peace you deserve. This is a place where you’ll get the real Portuguese feel, immersed in the countryside with few distractions. All rooms have a spacious layout and easy access to the backyard gardens. Enjoy the pool while watching the sunset on the horizon or go for a walk on the beaches nearby – this location is sure to get you into a state of relaxation and appreciation.
Sharing a room is a great way to meet new people. Villa Tranquilo has 3 dorms that can accommodate four and six people each with private toilet in each room. This is the perfect option for those who are travelling alone, with a group of friends or with the family.
Villa Tranquilo has 1 double room.
Monte Novo da Zambujeira do Incenso, Fonte de Mouro, 7520-429 Porto Côvo;
Service and facilities
What do I need?
Towel for the beach
The day of arrival is Sunday. There are no surf lessons on the day of arrival, and the day will be spent settling in and getting to feel at home at the camp. Surfing begins on the second day.
There are many different flight-options to get here. We recommend www.momondo.com for finding your trip.
We organize pick-up and drop-off at the airport in Lisbon for € 50 (one way), which can be pre-booked or paid (in cash) at the camp. This is only on Sundays.
Departure time Lisbon airport: 12:00 & 18:00.
Arrival time Lisbon airport 04:30 & 15:00.
Transport time from the airport to the camp is about 2.5 hours depending on the traffic.
We can adjust the schedule if it’s a lot of people arriving at the same time, please contact us and we will try to help you out.
From Lisbon airport it cost approximately 170 EUR to our camp in Alentejo and it takes about 2 hours.
From Faro airport it costs approximately 150 EUR to our camp in Alentejo and it takes about 2 hours.
Catch a taxi (about 10 EUR) or take the subway to SETE RIOS bus terminal in Lisbon and then catch the EXPRESSO Bus to VILA NOVA MILFONTES (around 16€/person/one way and 29€/person/round trip). The trip takes about 3.5 hours and stops right in Milfontes, where we will arrange a taxi to pick you up; From Vila Nova de Milfontes to camp (20€). From Porto Covo to camp (10€).
A breakfast buffet is included and served each morning, and we arrange dinner together every night. Dinner consists of everything from a large BBQ at the camp to eating with the staff at a restaurant in town. Everyone’s welcome to join, so you’ll have dinner companions all days even if you’re travelling alone.