Luxury Beginners Surf & Yoga Retreat at Surferslodge, Portugal



Treat yourself to something out of the ordinary. Do you love yoga, the ocean and being surrounded by stunning décor in a homely atmosphere?

Would you love to (re-) learn surfing, but think you are too old, too big, too inflexible or just too scared? We have you! Come to this wonderful beginner’s surf spot in Portugal.

The organiser Elisabeth Ippel lives since 2018 in Peniche, and has all the knowledge needed so you feel totally at home in the area.

Get comfortable in the wonderful 4 star & stylish Surfers Lodge.

  • Practice yoga – morning and evening sessions
  • Surf – Learn or re-learn to surf
  • Receive a Reiki treatment
  • Meditate at the ocean
  • 30 minutes of sunset or sunrise meditation

Peniche is a very famous European surf spot (the World Championships passes here). It is suited for beginners as well as for advanced surfers. The safety that there are waves is very high.

Enjoy life to the fullest at this luxurious Surf & Yoga retreat- treat yourself to something out of the ordinary!


Your yoga teacher on this luxurious retreat is Elisabeth Ippel: Yoga Alliance certified, trained reiki therapist and certified chakra healer.

Her style of teaching is all about the healing aspects of yoga and how to make the poses work for her students. As a former student of the Anusara Yoga technique her focus is very much on the alignment from the heart.

She incorporates a lot of wisdom in her classes from yoga therapy as well as chakra healing.


The yoga is suitable for all levels: Elisabeth teaches a very inclusive yoga, where it doesn’t matter how far or strong or big or small you are to feel well stretched during the yoga.

Surfing Lessons

The teachers of the Surfers lodge will adapt to the level and wants and wishes from the students, and if is just to be sitting on a surfboard and to enjoy being in the water.


The setting is really unique. The hotel Surferslodge has this exceptional cosy and laid-back atmosphere, where you instantly feel at home.

It has been designed as a 4 Star Eco Hotel, inspired by Californian surf culture from the 1960’s. With solar panels on the rooftop and up-cycled materials throughout, blending eco with luxury. All of the spaces are designed for maximum comfort, functionality, and of course, to make you feel at home!

Room options

Single room

Cosy & light room
with single bed & a sofa
with own bathroom

Double room
Light and well- sized room
Kingsize bed in single occupancy
with either balcony or with sitting area
with own bathroom

Kingsize bed in double occupancy
Beautiful & generous room for couples or good friends with separate living room and own bathroom (one suite even comes with bathtub in the bedroom- ask for the Bali Suite)

Retreat schedule

Saturday 8th May
12 – 4PM Arrival
6.00 PM Welcoming circle
7.00 PM Welcoming dinner at the SurfersLodge

8.30 AM Morning tea and snacks
09 AM Yoga by Magic Elisabeth
10 AM Breakfast at the Lodge
11 AM – 6 PM – Free time to roam, be at the beach, relax or have your reiki treatment
6 PM – Meditation on terrace or at ocean (depends on wind)

8.30 AM – 9.30 AM Breakfast
9.30 AM – 12 AM 1st Surf lesson
12 PM – 6 PM Free time, reiki treatments
6 PM – 7PM Yoga by Magic Elisabeth
8.30 AM-9.00 PM Meditation on terrace or at ocean (depends on wind)

8.30 AM Morning tea and snacks
9.AM – 10.30 AM Yoga by Magic Elisabeth
10 AM Breakfast
11 AM – 3 PM Sightseeing tour to Orbidos (not included)
3 PM until evening free time, reiki …

8.30 AM – 9.30 AM Breakfast
9.30 AM – 12.00 PM 2nd Surf lesson
12.00 AM – 6.00 PM Free time
6.00 AM – 7.00 PM Yoga by Magic Elisabeth
8.30 AM – 9.00 PM Meditation at the ocean

8.00 AM – 8.300 AM Morning tea
8.30 AM – 10.00 AM Meditation & Yoga
10.00 AM – 12.00 AM Breakfast & Free time
12.00 AM – 5.00 PM Wine tasting & Lunch
5 PM – end Free time

8.30 PM – 9.30 AM Breakfast
9.30 PM – 12.00 AM 3rd Surf lesson
12.00 PM – 6.00 PM Free time
6.00 PM – 7.00 PM Yoga
8.30 PM – 9.00 PM Meditation on terrace or at ocean (depends on wind)

9.00 AM Closing Circle
9.30 AM Farewell Breakfast
12.00 PM – 2.00 PM Check out


The first dinner is included, as well as the breakfasts. For breakfast you can choose yummy vegan and vegetarian options
The dinner will offer a vegetarian option. If you are vegan we can for sure accommodate that too. Nearby the hotel you can find various restaurants, as well as a vegan restaurant.

On the wine tasting tour you will learn something more about the wines of Portugal.

Retreat Price

Prices per room

Single room €1700

Double room (single occupancy) €2300

Suite (double occupancy) €2500


  • 7 nights accommodation
  • 7 x breakfasts
  • Transfers to and from airport
  • Terrace with view on ocean
  • Swimming pool with view
  • Hot tub with sea breeze
  • Wine tasting tour incl. lunch
  • 1x reiki treatment per person
  • 5 x yogasessions
  • 5 x sunset meditation
  • Arrival dinner
  • 3 x surf lessons in small group
  • Cosy and spacious single rooms or double room
  • Suite for single or couple
  • Use of hotel bicycles
  • Use of surfboards & wetsuits
  • Use of hotel skateboards
  • Morning teas before yoga

Does not include

  • Sightseeing tour to Obidos (nearby medieval city)
  • Lunches & dinners (apart from the arrival dinner & the wine. tasting tour lunch)
  • Private yoga & surf sessions
  • Flights to and from Lisbon or Porto
  • Drinks from the bar or restaurant ( apart from the welcome dinner and breakfasts)

Optional activities

Sightseeing tour to Obidos (nearby medieval city)

What past guests have said

“Since 5 years I go on yoga retreats with MagicYogaretreats, and I think I don’t have to add anything more. I feel so well looked after by Elisabeth. It is always a heart- opener to go on a retreat with her!” V. Schneider

“I am a yoga beginner and went the first time with Elisabeth on a yoga retreat in Italy last year. I was really nervous, but as soon as I arrived and met Elisabeth, I totally relaxed as I felt so welcomed and at home. I will for sure book another retreat with her soon!” B. Newman

“A great experience – especially for people who want to have a relaxed surf session, like wines and the good life with the add -on of a nourishing yoga lesson.” G. Matter



Tel: 00351 912 023 983




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