“If you haven’t already booked your end of year windsurfing holiday then you are running out of time.” – say Planet Windsurf Holidays – “With many fellow windsurfers looking to escape the cold winter months in the Northern Hemisphere, the best spots are filling up fast with accommodation and flights becoming more limited and expensive everyday. So don’t delay any longer and book your holiday at one of these great spots, recommended by Planet Windsurf Holidays, and be the envy of family and friends this festive season! –
Langebaan, South Africa
When looking for great value for money end of year holiday, it’s hard to beat South Africa. The amazing exchange rate means that everything from accommodation to wining and dining, windsurfing lessons and rental is affordable. For beginners, or intermediates looking for flat-water and easy waves, the massive lagoon at Langebaan, just down the coast from Cape Town, offers amazing conditions between November and March with glassy water, reliable wind and sunshine for days.
Le Morne, Mauritius
While the windy season has already kicked off in Mauritius, the months of December and January still offer great windsurfing, along with a whole host of other activities for the whole family to enjoy. Look forward to sunny days, warm weather, amazing flat-water and wave spots and super reliable wind. Planet offers great hotel offers including 50% off plus complimentary upgrades at The St Regis Le Morne or exclusive rates with free nights at The Villa at the St Regis for a luxury holiday.
Sal and Boa Vista, Cape Verde
Sal and Boa Vista in Cape Verde are easily reached from most major cities in the UK and Europe for short haul getaways, long weekends and affordable week long breaks. Offering reliable wind and weather, Cape Verde is also one of the easiest destinations for that much-needed winter break in the sun. Planet also offers great rates at a fabulous 4-star hotel in Sal whose beach front location, with a windsurf school just next door, makes it the ideal place to stay.
When it comes to windsurfing destinations, Dakhla tops the list. With a massive lagoon, awesome wave spots and great wind stats, Dakhla is a windsurfer’s dream. Dakhla Club, a new luxury hotel, offers a pool, hammam and gym right on the beach for families and partners. A stay here is on full board so you can pay once before you leave and don’t have to worry about coughing up money on vacation. Planet is offering a special youth package to Dakhla Club or book as a family before end September and bring your kids for free!”