N'Gor Island Surf Camp
Per night from USD $53
On the small island of N’Gor, you will find a breathtaking surf camp that has become the place to be for travellers and surfers. The island is peaceful and has an exotic atmosphere where you will find galleries of local art and music. If a day at the beach is more your thing then head to the bay side, where you will be able to chill on the sandy beaches, swim and eat your lunch. The side of the island that faces the Atlantic Ocean is the best place to surf with its constant swell. The N’Gor Surf Camp offers you clean accommodation, surf lessons and guides to the best surf spots.
Five minute boat trip from the town is the right-hander off the island made famous in the original Endless Summer movie.
Pointe des Almadies
At the tip of Africa, facing full west, a series of spots that work well and frequently.
On the other side of Mamelles, this right doesn’t break often, but is a powerful and hollow wave that is one of Senegal’s best.
A series of little coves with easy to surf rights and lefts with no one around, move from one to the other as the tides move in and out
Pricing & Packages
7 nights from USD $371
Airport transfer by car and boat (return), 7 nights accommodation in a double room/twin share, private bathroom, Half board (breakfast, dinner, drinking water), Daily local surf guide to the best spots of the day depending on level, Boat to the spots around NGor Island, Van to the south spots and for surf trips.
7 nights from USD $562
Airport transfer by car and boat (return), 7 nights accommodation in a single room/share, private bathroom, Half board (breakfast, dinner, drinking water), Daily local surf guide to the best spots of the day depending on level, Boat to the spots around NGor Island, Van to the south spots and for surf trips.
The N’Gor Surf Camp is on a small island that is close to the capital of Dakar, as well as some of the most amazing waves. It offers a chilled area with a heated pool, sunbeds and outside showers, perfect for relaxation after a long day of hitting the waves. The house is clean and is set on one of the highest properties on the island, so you will have beautiful views. The roof terrace offers panoramic views of the ocean and the perfect place to watch the African sun set. The rooms are single and double that have beds with mosquito nets and feature private bathrooms with solar heated hot water. Everyday a maid will clean your bedroom and there is also a laundry service. There is no main electricity on the island, but there are solar systems in place that provide the lights, fans, plugs and the running of hot water. N’Gor Surf Camp also has wireless Internet available.
With N’Gor Surf Camp you will find plenty to do whilst you are on the island. Surf School: No matter how old you are, no matter what level you’re at, you are able to take surf lessons from the teachers at the surf school. The instructors are all local surfers and some of the best in the country. They are dedicated to teaching you how to surf, the safety and to guide you so that you have a true African surf experience. Surf Guides: A local surf guide is ready to take you to the best of 21 surf spots, which are located on the western point of Arica. Here you will be able to ride the swells that come from the mainland peninsular. When the conditions are ripe for surfing you will hear a bell. You will get the chance to surf at sunrise with a cup of coffee and some fruit before breakfast.
Not only do you have the chance to surf all day and everyday, there are other activities at the surf camp, which you might want to take part in. The other activities include: Fishing Trips, Spearfishing with a local fisherman, Diving, Snorkeling, Djembe where you will learn to play African drums), Play soccer on the beach with the locals, Massage, Private French lessons, Experience the nightlife at Dakar with the surf guides, Guided tours.