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Learn to Wing Foil Holiday - Fuerteventura - Sotavento, Canary Islands

from £1699pp INC FLIGHTS!

Head to Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands on a Learn to Wing Foil holiday with lessons including on a Sportif Travel holiday. Also available are windsurf, kitesurf, stand up paddle boarding (SUP).  Choice of self catering or all inclusive beach hotels. 


Beach Hotel Costa Calma

Fuerteventura - Sotavento, Canary Islands

Monica Beach All Inclusive Hotel Costa Calma

This beach hotel in Costa Calma with 226 standard and superior rooms and 71 one bedroom apartments for up to 4 with waterslides pool, many activities, offering direct beach access to the windsurf, wing foil and SUP centre.

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7 nights from £1,699pp

INCLUDING flights and transfers 
7 Nights Half Board Beach Hotel
Depart selected dates LAST MINUTE 2024. 

GROUP WING FOIL INTRODUCTORY COURSE * includes 5 days of tution with a total of 10 hrs (5 x 2 hour lessons including equipment. Group Course days 1, 2 and 3 include 1 instructor with 4-6 students for 2 hours per lesson, days 4 and 5 are for semi private lessons with 2 students to 1 instructor. All with supervision and including equipment and equipment insurance during lessons. Subject to local conditions. Courses are per person and are non transferrable.

Price includes return flight from Birmingham UK (other UK airports may be available at a possible supplement)standard room on twin share, bed and breakfast basis and return airport transfers in Fuerteventura. Other airports available, subject to surcharge. Peak Christmas and New Year dates excluded from offer. Subject to availability.


Costa Calma Spot Guide

Costa Calma Spot Guide

Here's our windsurfing guide to the Costa Calma spot in Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands. The spot offers a variety of windsurfing conditions, especially suitable for beginners in the morning and for intermediates and free ride sailors during the day.

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Sotavento Lagoon Spot Guide

Sotavento Lagoon Spot Guide

Windsurfing and kitesurfing at the world cup destination of Sotavento is divided into flat water, wave, lagoon and open sea conditons. This is a tidal area so offers some fantastic flat water conditions, plus the open sea conditions that bring the best in the world to compete every year!

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Risco del Paso Spot Guide

Risco del Paso Spot Guide

Guide to the sailing spot of Risco del Paso just north of the Melia Gorriones hotel and main windsurfing and kitesurfing world cup destination at Sotavento. Less extreme conditions with sand spit protected lagoon.

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More information about Esmeralda Maris Costa Calma in Fuerteventura - Sotavento, Canary Islands

For your windsurfing or kitesurfing holiday to Sotavento, Fuerteventura, Esmeralda Maris offers excellent value self catering accommodation in a bungalow complex, with hotel facilities, close to the centre of Costa Calma. 

Located on the quieter, southern end of Costa Calma,  1km from the centre of and 65km (approximately 1 hour drive) south from Rosaria airport. There is access to a local beach 400m away. The Club Esmeralda Maris offers spectacular, panoramic views over the lagoons and beach of Playa Sotavento.

A total of 82 bungalow style accommodation with modern interiors and a choice of room categories:

24 One bedroom units with sitting room and 1 separate bedroom with garden view.
46 One bedroom units with sitting room and 1 separate bedroom with sea view.
46 Two bedroom units with sitting room and 2 separate bedroom with sea view.
5   Studios with integrated bed and living room and garden view.

Each bungalow features rattan furniture, ensuite bathrooms, hair dryers, bathtub, air-conditioning, satellite TV, PC connection, music system, safe, plus a kitchenette with a microwave, ceramic hob, fridg and coffee and tea maker. The bungalows each have a private balcony or terrace. Bath robes and a wake up service are available on request. Children are welcome with no charge for extra cot bed under 2 (max one available per unit).

There is a restaurant where you can enjoy a daily breakfast buffet, a lounge bar, swimming pool with loungers, sunshades and sun bathing terraces, a Hamman style, turkish bath saunas and treatment rooms, hydro massage, heath and fitness centre with gym equipment and massage treatments available. Yoga class are also available. The reception is 24 hours and in the hotel lobby there is a 24 hour WLAN-internet service for free. A mini market and parking is also available plus laundry and currency exchange services.

There are a wide choice restaurants and bars, plus shopping facilities nearby in central Costa Calma. The FuerteAction Cafe, Bistro & Bar, run by the centre, is a great place to meet other windsurfers or kitesurfers over a few drinks or a meal or just to chill out any time during the day.

The windsurf and kitesurf centres offers a complimentary shuttle service from Costa Calma. You can also check in at the beginners windsurf centre or booking office just a short 15-20 walk from the accommodation. More >

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Sailing Conditions

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Great Reasons to go to Sotavento, Fuerteventura, Canaries

Best Time:  April - October.
Launch: Huge, wide sandy beach.
Wind Direction: Cross offshore
from left.
Wind Type: Trade winds. Unique
double venturi creates exceptional
cross offshore winds.
Shorebreak: Slight.
Water Conditions: Flat water some
wind chop.
Suitability: All Levels - slalom /speed/freestyle. Beginners in the lagoon.

  • World famous windsurfing and kitesurfing venue.
  • World's biggest centre.
  • Wind Foil, Kite Foil and SUP.
  • 3 windsurf spots offering flat water and swell/small waves.
  • Superb beginners lagoon.
  • Best wind June-Sept.
  • Most popular board size
    85 - 105 L
  • Most popular sail size
    4.8 - 5.2 M.

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