Beginner? Intermediate?
Surfing is more fun the
better you get. We help
you surf better, faster.

  • tailored surf coaching
  • 6 coaches for 12 students
  • authentic travel experience
  • only the best surf spots for your level



Beginner? Intermediate?
Surfing is more fun the
better you get. We help
you surf better, faster.

  • tailored surf coaching
  • 6 coaches for 12 students
  • authentic travel experience
  • only the best surf spots for your level



surf coaching

Experience a unique surf coaching program tailored to your personal objectives. Progress faster with photo & video analysis, a personal surfer profile, 1 on 1 technique analysis & more.

6 Coaches
for 12 students

Become a more confident surfer with the help of a team of 6 coaches for 12 travelers. We don’t just teach you how to surf, we help you coach yourself for years to come.

travel experience

Live a stress-free vacation while experiencing the very best that the destination has to offer. Our surf coaching retreats only occur during the optimal surf seasons in some of the most consistent surfing locations on earth.


We are #1 on TripAdvisor

Reviews on TripAdvisor

  • “Je n’avais jamais monté sur une planche de surf. Ce voyage m’a donné la piqure pour ce sport. L’organisation “clée en main” a rendu ce voyage plus que mémorable. Une équipe de surf coach qualifiée, patiente, attentive à nos besoins et difficultés.”


    Valérie A. 36 ans / Montréal
  • “Les gars qui vous acompagnent dans l’eau et qui vous apprennent à surfer sont très sympathiques et ils ne pourraient pas plus connaitre leur affaire! C’est la vrai expérience.”


    Tommy L. / 25 ans
  • “De belles vagues chaque jour pendant toute une semaine (!!!) . Tout le monde dans notre groupe était heureux de leur séjour, et nous avons tous beaucoup appris, les débutants ainsi que les surfeurs plus expérimentés”


    Marianne F. / 31 ans
  • “La semaine passée avec Barefoot a été PARFAITE ! Ils ont su me faire décrocher à 100% de ma vie routinière pour me faire vivre une aventure de surf INCROYABLE.”


    Mathieu A. / 38 ans
  • “Un voyage avec Barefoot n’est pas sans conséquence! Me voilà maintenant en amour avec le surf. Une équipe de passionnés(es) qui sera vous transmettre leur passion. Les instructeurs sont de réels champions.”


    Étienne G. / 42 ans
  • “The best part of my trip with Barefoot was how much I improved my surfing. I’d done a bunch of single surf lessons before & this was the first time I actually felt like the surf guides were instructing, critiquing & pushing me to get better at surfing.”


    Katherine G. 31 / Toronto, Canada
  • “The total experience exceeded expectations, staff was knowledgeable, professional, and gracious. Accommodations were very welcoming and comfortable. Everything was top notch!”


    Rick Osgood, 53 / Napa, USA
  • “I’ve been traveling to various surf camps for the last 2 years. This trip was beyond incredible, everything from start to finish was top notch and focused on improving my surfing while having a wonderful cultural experience.”

    Micheal, 41 / Boston, USA
  • “Created some great friendships, and experienced a beautiful country in the best week possible. Already trying to figure out when I can plan my next trip with them!”

    Emily P. 26 / Ventura, USA
  • “I couldn’t ask for time spent with more friendly, truly awesome people. The team is very responsive and well organized. My surfing was pushed to another level”


    Brittany M. 34 / Calgary, Canada
  • “The coaches are nationally acclaimed surfers and give great tips to better your surf technique. All in all a great experience.”


    Bao T. 33 / Montreal, Canada

Personalized surf program
for your level

On all surf trips
Personalized Surf Coaching
Personalized Surf Coaching For your level
Surf Camp Progress

Level 1: beginner surf coaching

Never tried surfing before? Or have you tried a few times, taking a few lessons here and there? If you still need to master basic techniques, this surf coaching level is for you.

Level 2: intermediate surf coaching

Have you been surfing for many weeks, months or years? Can you paddle through the white water and catch unbroken waves by yourself? This coaching will take your surfing to the next level.

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What will you experience?
An amazing surf coaching experience

You will live the surf trip of a lifetime, designed especially for beginner and intermediate surfers. Experience an unforgettable surf camp that includes high-quality surf classes, a tailored & personalized coaching program and breathtaking accommodation.
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Our surf coaching camps
Bali – Mentawai – Costa Rica – Nicaragua

Travel, learn to surf and catch some of the best waves of your life during your surfing holidays in Nosara (Costa Rica), Bali and Mentawai (Indonesia) or Nicaragua. Our surf coaching retreats are open during the best times of the year for sunshine & waves.
Is this trip for me?