Avocado Surf Hostel & University Surf School Camp

Surf school & hostel. The surf spot from your room!

It's your holiday time and you want to spend it learning or improving surfing. You're coming to the right place: Gran Canaria, one of the best surf spots in Europe. Las Canteras beach is one of the best urban beaches in the world, with the advantage of having also one of the best surf spots in the country.

Why Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?
This city if the 7th biggest in the country, with around 400.000 people living in it. You will be able to surf the whole day, but do lots of things more during break time or by night. It's plenty of good bars, restaurants, nightclubbing, beaches, culture, nature, sun.... We use to call the island a "microcontinent". It's worth it!

About Unversity Surf School:
UNIVERSITY SURF SCHOOL (founded in 2008) is the Canarian School that creates surfers, directed by qualified trainers in physical education and sport with an endorsement of more than 10 years of experience at teaching sports from beginners to high performance sportsmen. A team of professional instructors qualified in keeping the high level of our three basics: SAFETY, FUN AND EDUCATION. The mission of the school is to reassign the values of surf as an urban sport, characterised by its accessibility, by integrating skilled instructions and the importance of education.We are enthusiastic professionals that enjoy our work and the surf. This is why we engage in all its areas. We are a team that is strengthened by the experiences and knowledge of each individual member. Adding our strengths together we are…

About Avocado Surf Hostel:
Opened in 2018, brand new. Avocado Surf Hostel is a charming surf house in Guanarteme's neighborhood. Location is just perfect. You can see people surfing from your room (from inside or from the balcony). If you check the map, you will see that there's a supermarket 5 min. walking. Barbecues every friday and live concerts every saturday. During the week, you can have some drinks in the terrace while you watch the stunning sunset and good music's playing (Marley, Queen, AC/DC, Status Quo, 10cc, Rollings, Dire Straits, Guns N' Roses, Pink Floyd...) You also can play your own! Vibes, vibes, vibes, vibes!


  • Surfing lessons with qualified teacher.
  • Surfboard, neoprene wetsuit, insurance.
  • Accommodation in shared room with balcony and sea views to surf spot (8 people max). 4 people groups can apply for a private room.
  • Free access to all the facilities of the hostel: tv projector (Netflix available), free high speed internet, board & neoprene storage, fully equipped kitchen, showers, toilets, common areas, dining rooms and best terrace in town.
  • Very good vibes!

Optional (extra charge):

  • Shuttle service: 30€ / way.
  • Smaller rooms (4 people max). Better for small groups.
  • Other activities (SUP, paragliding, fun tours, clear bottom kayaks, handcraft beer brewery visit...)

Not included:

  • Food and beverages.
  • Any other service not listed here.

Surf school and hostel are located few meters away each other. From both school and hostel to beach and surf spot is just 20 meters away. We highly focus on our location, you won't find any better in the island. Satisfaction guaranteed!

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Multi room
Spoken Languages:
English, Italian, Spanish
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Open From/To:
Jan 01 - Dec 31
  • Yoga available
  • Free
  • Shuttle service
  • Bike hire
  • Group offers
  • Youth camp
  • Adult camp
  • Near beach
  • Near supermarket
  • Arrival by bus
  • Nightlife
  • Restaurants


El Salvador 7
35010 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Intensive course (5h. / day) + accommodation + mid-morning breakfast.

Do you really want to learn real surfing? Our school is the only one in the island endorsed and sponsored by Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University. We seriously take you to an acceptable level if beginner, to finally do it by yourself. Also the school use to train people from all the islands that want to improve to an advanced level.

What we guarantee: You will stand up and surf, or money back!


  • 9:00-10:30 arrival at the school and first surf session (theoretical-practical). -10:30-11:00 breakfast consisting on turkey and cheese sandwich, juice, fruit (apples, bananas, tangerines) and water. -11:00-12:00 balance and sliding training out of the water, in order to avoid stiffness and muscle aches.
  • 12:00-14:00 second surf session

Prices per person, including intensive course (5h. / day) and accommodation in shared bedroom with balcony and sea view to the surf spot. Any other service or food not listed is not included.

Pax 3 nights w/ 2 days surf lessons 5 nights w/ 3 days surf lessons 7 nights w/ 5 day surf lesson 10 nights w/ 5 day surf lesson
1 210 325 510 580
2 205 320 505 570
3 200 300 500 550

Surf & bodyboard courses + accomodation

It doesn't matter if you are beginner or improver. We have different groups depending on your experience and your preferences. We offer different options, check the prices below. Price per person.

Surf lessons consist in 1,5h. / day. Instructor explains local rules and theory in the school and practice in the beach.

*Accompanying person:

  • Accommodation included in Avocado Surf Hostel, in shared room with sea view to the surf spot and balcony.
  • Surfing lessons, food, beverages or any other activities NOT included.

Pax 3 nights w/ 2 days surf lessons 7 nights w/ 5 days surf lessons 14 nights w/ 10 days surf lessons
1 150€ 280€ 550€
2 140€ 270€ 540€
3 135€ 240€ 530€
Accompanying person 75€ 175€ 350€


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