The Duke Of Edinburgh's Award


We are an approved provider of Residentials required to complete the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award. To complete your residential we offer a choice of activities including Surfing and Rowing camps. You'll have fun on the beach and on the water with the other guests and with our English speaking coaching staff looking after you. From the moment you land in Portugal we'll look after you and provide all the accommodation, meals, transport, equipment, coaching and care you need to help you have a successful and fun camp. Please note to comply with DofE rules, guests on a 5 day (4 nights) camps need to be with us by around 1pm or arrival day and remain with us until around 3pm on departure day.

Guests on 9 day (8 nights) camp need to be with us by 1pm on arrival day and can leave at any time on departure day.

Start dates of 2023 camps are:

Week 1          Sat 15h July (5 or 9 days)

Week 2          Wed 19th July (5 or 9 days)

Week 3          Sun 23rd July (5 days only)

Week 4         Mon 31st July (5 or 9 days)

Week 5         Friday 4th August (5 days onl)

Airport transfers are the same for 5 and 9 day camps -Pickup and Drop off Lisbon airport 1 -3pm on arrival and departure days.
Please note last day of camp is when return flights should be booked (not the day after !) .

Summer 2023 DofE Camps

Please complete a form to register interest in a camp , but go to the SHOP page to book a place immediately – or send an email to us with your enquiry
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Surfing Camps

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Rowing / Sculling Camps

A Typical Residential Week includes:

3 or 6 days surfing or 3 days rowing (all levels)
5 or 9 days on-site with us as part of a group
Accommodation and Meals
Professional qualified coaching and supervision
All equipment and local transport
Free towels, clothes washing, wifi
Excellent gym and spa facilities at the lake
Transfers to and from the airport


Contact Us

Phone, text, send an email or complete our contact form with your initial enquiry
and we'll get right back to you with more details