Apps to choose your surf hostel in Portugal

surf hostel portugalIf you are about to go on vacation, what about downloading some of these mobile applications that promise to make your life easier? The list is from El Viajero, the travel guide of the Spanish newspaper El País. It can help you find your surf hostel in Portugal.

Apps that can help you find your spot and surf hostel in Portugal

1. Windfinder - For sports lovers ... that require good winds

This application is dedicated to surfers, sailors, paragliders, water sports enthusiasts, among others. Basically, it's a tool that provides information about the wind, waves and tides.

The Windfinder is available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone. It also has a web version, which runs directly in the browser, and a mobile version of the site for those who can not install apps. There is also an extension for Mozilla Firefox. Applications are free except the Pro version, wich costs € 2.49.

2. PADI - For those who dive into the depths of the seas

PADI is the official application of the Association of Professional Diving Instructors and, of course, it is a very useful tool for those who like to dive. It has information on dive centers around the world and also suggests places to explore. It is available for Android and iOS devices and is free. The previous version still works on Blackberry mobile phones.

There are now ´a days a lot of apps for vacations everywhere

3. UV World - For all, to be able to enjoy the sun safely

For the more health conscious people, the World UV is an essential application. It displays information about UV levels for the user's location and also suggests ways to protect ourselves from it. This mobile application was developed by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) and works on devices

4. Live Beach - To better appreciate the national beaches

This application has already been downloaded more than 50,000 times and, through it, you will know within a few seconds, some useful information about the state of the beach that you usually attend. Moreover, it is free and specifically directed to our beaches. You can download the «Beach Live» on your Android / iOS device or if you prefer, there is also a web version.

5. Booking.com - To choose the best hotel or surf hostel in Portugal

If you travel abroad, you will also need accommodation. This search engine will certainly help in the task to choose and book a hotel room at your destination. It has more than 640 000 suggestions and comments from real users. The best way to choose your surf hostel in Portugal.

In addition, Booking.com - which also exists on the web, on the homonymous address - have a map on which you can draw the area within which you want to find a hotel. It also has a system of evaluation and some partnerships with hotels, which offer discounts to those who book through the app. It is free and is available for Android and iOS.

To know more on how to reserve a surf hostel in Portugal, just give us a call



"Thanks for the warm welcome and great hospitality during my stay. Both the surfing and the chilling out was a wonderfull experience. This place has got me stoked! All the best,..."
Ane and Heidi
"Holy cow! We love it here!:) The beaches are unbelievably beautiful, and we have even tasted the sand while surfing. Not bad actually. Thank you Daniel for a warm welcome to Areia Branca. And thanks a mill to Elida for imiting us to this amazing place. We have so much enjoyed partying, playing an..."
Rebecca, Henne & Sabine
"This surf house has a lot to offer!!nice rooms, Daniel as an very cool owner,the pool (priceless after our surf lessons!!), an big BBQ, Kickers and lot more..we felt at home and had an wunderful week there....."
xoxo Anja
"Hey Daniel, I´m so glad, I found this place! I really felt like home this 2 weeks. You have done such great work with this house. Even on the day we couldn´t surf, it was awesome just to hang around with the people in here. I really want to come back very soon. Lots of Love & Hugs to you &a..."
Simon & Ina
"We had a great time @ Underdog Thank you guys for being so open-minded and welcoming us in this "big family" We will come back home again! Tons of love..."
"A wonderful holiday, good surfing and great parties! Thank you, see you next year :)..."
"Had a great time Friday night. Felt so hung over today! Hope your cousin feels better soon. Enjoy the rest of your holiday...."
"Wow. What a warm welcome. It was an awesome time! Kind of a family thing. Thank you guys!! Cheers,..."
Carina & Ruben
"Dear Elida, Isa, Malthe & Daniel, We had a fantastic time in the Underdog house. There is a really good atmosphere in and around the house!! Cheers on many more anniversary parties. And a special tip for Elida, Isa and Hanna: never travel without GPS/TomTom in Portugal again :). Warm regards ..."
Beth X
"See you Guys!! I had the most fun I´ve had in a long time!! Great meting you all and hopefully I will run into you in the future. Lots of Love..."
"Home is where you heart belongs to... I´m so glad I have this home here in Praia Areia Branca and know there´s a next time we will see us again. Thank you so much for everything. I had an awesome time! Daniel, Isa, Elida & Malthe you´re doing a great job! See you next time, take care, part..."
"Best surfhouse ever! Great hospitality and even better people.The Ndrdog will always be my choice in Portugal. Daniel and his house are just awesome and you will always find someone to have a great time with a beer after surfing Hope to see you soon bro! Big hug from the jetguys ;)..."
"JAL & ISA ARE THE BEST!!! Such a good time here. Thanks!! Big kisses from Quebec!..."
Nina & Julian
"Underdog Surf house it already felt like being at home with all the friendly people our new little family nice & long talks, pizza&pasta night and unforgetable nights at Barraca. Thank you for all of it. We´ll definitely come back for the third time! Loads of love..."
Ana B.
"After a lot of research on the internet I finally found Underdog... and I´m so happy I did!!! I am definitely comming back sooner than later. Thank you all for your hospitality!!! Muchos besos,..."
Inge Martin & Maria
"Thank you for a great stay (again) at the Underdog SH. We love this place and all the beautiful people. We will definitely be backnext year. :) Team Scandinavia..."
"I don´t want to leave! Great house! Awesome people! Thank you so much for making me feel so welcome & at home. I hope to come back very soon..."


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Underdog Surf House

Av. António José do Vale, 7
Praia da Areia Branca,
2530-213 Lourinhã,

TEL: +351 261 419 533
MOB: +351 912 214 416