Indonesia · November - January
WAVES & FREEDOM
Embrace life, joy and the surfing spirit of LOMBOKVIEW DATES
Welcome to our enchanting longboard surf retreat in the captivating island of Lombok, Indonesia. Immerse yourself in a journey of waves, freedom, and well-being as we blend the art of longboarding with cultural exploration, local flavors, and a deep sense of connection. Picture yourself gliding effortlessly on your longboard, harmonizing with the rhythm of the ocean. Our retreat celebrates the elegance and grace of longboarding, inviting surfers of all levels to experience the joy and tranquility it brings. Whether you're a seasoned longboarder or new to the style, our experienced instructors will guide you towards finding your flow. We embrace the richness of Lombok's culture, offering immersive workshops where you can delve into the traditions, crafts, and customs of the local communities. Leave your worries behind and dive into the vibrant energy of this tropical paradise, and as the sun sets, gather with us around a beach bonfire, sharing stories, laughter, and a sense of camaraderie. Our retreat fosters a tight-knit community, where friendships are forged, and memories are created that will last a lifetime.
Epic wave riding
Seasoned longboarder or new to surfing, our experienced coaches will guide you towards finding your flow and confidence in the water
Unwind and let go
Rekindle your passions, and rediscover your true self to embrace a more fulfilling existence
Embrace a lifestyle of freedom and joy
Leave your worries behind and dive into the vibrant energy of this tropical paradise
Meet Anais, a French adventurer who found her paradise in Bali, Indonesia. With a passion for surfing and a desire to bring joy into people's lives, she creates transformative retreats that inspire healing and happiness. Join Anais on a journey of self-discovery, ride the waves, and embrace a life filled with bliss
7 nights in a private jungle view queen room at Porter Hotel
Welcoming drinks and fundamental surfing introduction
Transport during the week
Various food for Breakfast / lunch / dinner
Daily coaching surf session with our experienced local team and Anais
3 x video analysis
Surfboard if needed ( we highly recommend to take your own )
Epic photos and videos of your surf experience
1 workshop with Nine-Nine on Lombok culture and local food
Restorative yoga and Sound healing
Local BBQ at the beach and bonfire
Goodie bags from our sponsors
What's Not Included
Transfer to and from Porter Hotel
Alcohol and Soft drinks
Porter Hotel Lombok
Captures the spirit of island living, offering comfort and relaxation after exhilarating surf sessions
Step into Porter Hotel's sanctuary and discover a cozy and inviting space designed with your comfort in mind. The queen-sized bed welcomes you with its plush bedding and soft pillows, ensuring a restful night's sleep after a day of adventure and exploration. Sink into the embrace of comfort as you drift off to the sounds of nature enveloping you.
Arrive a few days earlier
Arriving early before the retreat begins is a great idea. It provides time to unwind, get familiar with the surroundings, and settle in comfortably.
Bring your board with you
We highly recommend you to bring your own longboard. It is so much easier to improve on a board you already know. To do so you can either take a boat from Bali to Lombok, or a flight from Jakarta to Lombok
Allow yourself to be
Letting things flow in a surf retreat is vital because it aligns with surfing's philosophy, reduces stress, fosters adaptability, and allows you to connect with nature and fellow surfers, enhancing your overall experience.
It's the most free i've ever felt my whole life. It's hard to express how amazing this whole trip was, to be with Ana and the whole team. This week was beautiful
I love this retreat, it was so amazing. It was my first time to surf and I DID IT ! I will definitely come back soon !
I came here to surf and meet people, and it exceeded all my expectations. I laughed a lot, met the greatest humans, i never want to leave. Epic waves, epic people, epic time.
I will for sure be coming back, it was so much fun ! The food, the team, the surf, just like Ana would say, it was EPIC
Loved the place, loved the people, the vibe, the surf, so much love for this experience
This retreat was one of the best decision i've made. I came with no expectations but it went beyond what i could ever imagine. Not just surf wise but how deep it was on a soul level, pure kindness and love !
You'll Be Staying Here
Porter hotel Lombok
As you wake up to the soft rays of sunlight filtering through the trees, step out onto your private balcony and be greeted by breathtaking views of the surrounding jungle. Breathe in the fresh, crisp air and let the serenity of the natural landscape soothe your senses. The balcony is your personal oasis, a place to enjoy a cup of coffee or tea in the morning or indulge in quiet contemplation as the day unfolds.
Your room is designed to offer modern amenities that enhance your stay.
How to get to Porter Hotel ?
Arriving at Porter Hotel Lombok is a breeze, whether you're traveling from Bali or Jakarta. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to reach us:
1. From BALI to LOMBOK ( without surfboard ) : Board a domestic flight from Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali to Lombok International Airport. Several airlines operates daily flights between these destinations offering a convenient and short journey
Upon arrival at Lombok Airport, we will organise a driver that you can pre book in the ADD ONS
2. From JAKARTA to LOMBOK ( with surfboard ) : Taker a Garuda flight from Jakarta, the best company to bring your own surfboard
3. SEA OPTION : If you prefer an adventurous journey, you can take a fast boat from Padang Bai Bali to Lombok. Then from the harbour a private driver to Porter Hotel
Is Covid card still needed to enter Indonesia ?
To enter Indonesia, a COVID-19 vaccination card or proof of vaccination is currently required. Please note that entry requirements and regulations change regularly, so it's important to stay updated and refer to official sources or consult with relevant authorities before your travel.
Can i rent a longboard for the week ?
Yes we have great longboard for rent, we recommend you to bring your own but if it is really not possible for you do not worry ! Just add the longboard rental at check out.
What surf level is this retreat for ?
Whether you're a beginner, intermediate, or advanced surfer, our retreat is designed to provide an inclusive and fulfilling experience for everyone. Join us and unlock the joy of riding the waves, regardless of your surfing expertise.
Is this retreat only for woman ?
Our surf retreat in Lombok is open to both men and women, providing a welcoming and inclusive experience for all. Join us in this exciting adventure where individuals of any gender can come together to enjoy the surf, explore the beauty of Lombok, and create lasting memories.
What is the schedule for the first and last day ?
On the first day we will meet at Porter Hotel at 2pm for welcoming drinks and introduction, followed by a nice sunset and dinner. On the last day we will have breakfast together and sadly say goodbye after a week of pure happiness.
What is essential to bring ?
• Sunscreen and Zinc
• Surf hat / confortable swimwear / long sleeve rash guard / spring suit
• Dry bag 5L
• Confortable and cozy clothing
• Water bottle
• Mosquito spray
• Small medicine kit