Welcome to wind- & kitesurf paradise!
René Egli Fuerteventura counts since 1984 with plenty of experience for excellent windsurfing and kiteboarding holidays with two fully equipped centers with countless amenities and is considered the world´s biggest wind- & kitesurf center. The spot on the kilometer long, fine white sand beach of Playa Sotavento is famous for its excellent wind statistics and all year-round, warm air- and water-temperatures. Furthermore, this spot is since 35 years in a row the venue of the annual Windsurfing and Kiteboarding World Cup with the world´s best athletes. A special highlight of the “Playa Sotavento” beach is the tidal lagoon where you find dreamlike learning conditions for all levels – René Egli owns the exclusive license for classes in the lagoon. Whether beginner, intermediate or advanced, with René Egli everyone can find a suitable course with a professional instructor and we dispose of a huge variety of material which you can also rent and which is completely replaced every 6-12 months.
The René Egli Kite-Center is situated in an idyllic location in the palm tree garden of the Hotel Meliã Fuerteventura and the whole new INNSiDE by Meliá Fuerteventura as well as directly at the (tidal) lagoon. The center awaits it´s guests and companions with all kinds of amenities such as a beach-bar, fresh water showers, wind-protected sun oasis, free WiFi and sanitary facilities.
The windsurf-center is located only 200m away from the accommodation, directly at the shore – hosting all guests with an incredible selection of first-class equipment.
In the spacious watersports-area on the turquoise sea, you´ll find a permanent supervision from elevated security towers as well as (up to) 7 jet skis to provide the safety – whereas in the shallow lagoon flat-water enthusiasts can enjoy the unique conditions. Furthermore, the use of Stand Up Paddling boards is free included for all customers. The proximity to the two hotels – in direct walking distance to the centers provides a perfect combination of high quality accommodation and a professional service. Watersports enthusiasts can find any kind of accessories such as wetsuits, harnesses, etc. in the René Egli Megastore – also used and new material is offered at attractive prices.
On the René Egli homepage www.rene-egli.com there is a rotating live webcam of the spot – furthermore you´ll find all information about courses and rental equipment, as well as in the René Egli Megastore right in front of the INNSiDE by Meliá Fuerteventura or vía telephone +34 928 54 74 83.
Surfing at the famous World Cup beach is a unique experience on Fuerteventura. See you on the water!