Surf Center Spirit

activities in lake Sainte-Croix


The Surf Center is above all a water sports rental centre along the edge of the Sainte-Croix Lake. But that’s not all…

Our centre means holidays and relaxation! We want you to feel good. Sporty and relaxed atmosphere are our watchwords at Surf Center.

This place is great to spend your days with family or friends.

You can relax in our hammocks or sunbathe on our deckchairs, and let the music rock you.

Refresh yourself with a small homemade fruit juice before going for a walk around the lake or starting a windsurfing or catamaran session… It’s up to you!

On summer evenings, the nautical activities and sport give way to a festive and relaxed atmosphere. Everything for a great evening: sunset, tapas, pizza and concerts…

Sounds tempting? Come to see us!


At the Surf Center, you are free to rent the boat you want: canoe, boat, paddle board, windsurf board or catamaran. Our team is there to guide you to have a good time.

For more convenience, you can simplybook onlineand avoid the queues during the peak season


The safety of the activities at the Sainte-Croix Lake is the top priority at the Surf Center.


The Surf Center is located next to the only supervised swimming area in Les Salles-sur-Verdon. Young and old alike can safely cool off in the waters of the lake thanks to the first aid post.


The weather conditions at the Sainte-Croix Lake can change very quickly and the wind can become quite strong. This is why we have safety rules for each equipment. Don’t panic, we are there to guide you and give you the appropriate sailing instructions.

Safety equipment

Life jackets are provided for adults and children. It is mandatory to wear them during your activities on the Sainte-Croix Lake or in the Verdon Gorges. In case of need, a rescue boat is here to help you at all times.

in the heart of the verdon regional park

Between the Alps and Provence, the Verdon is a region with exceptional views that you absolutely have to discover. The Verdon Gorges and the Sainte-Croix Lake are part of these must-sees. You will totally enjoy the wonders of the largest canyon in Europe and the crystal-clear waters of the lake!

The Surf Center water sports rental centre is perfectly located at the Sainte-Croix Lake, and that’s “the place to be” to discover the beauty of the Verdon regional park. From Les Salles-sur-Verdon, you can go for a little trip to discover the deserted beaches and small islands of the lake, or visit the mythical Verdon Gorges.