At Somabay, kiting is not a sport: it’s a way of life. Somabay’s 7Bft Kite House is perfectly located: where the best elements of the sea and desert converge, this spot is not only naturally beautiful, but is comprised of the best kite conditions on the sea. Ranked one of the top three kite spots worldwide, the spectacular bay offers year-round fantastic flat-water conditions, pristine beaches, and perfect off-shore and side-shore winds ranging from 4 to 8 Bft. 7Bft is home to best most exciting and reliable conditions on the coast: on a typical day, Somabay guarantees you at least 2Bft more than the nearest resorts along the Red Sea coast! The wind is accelerated by the close proximity of the mountains to the sea.
The Kite House is the ideal sea-side chill-out spot, offering everything you need to get the most relaxation and excitement from this heavenly bay. At the Kite House, fresh food and cool drinks are served up every day at the restaurant and bar. Take a break from kiting to relax on the roof terrace, enjoy music and meet fellow kiters. Somabay’s 7BFT is a complete kitesurf teaching and testing center with state of the art equipment for teaching and hire. The shop is always fully stocked with the most up-to-date kite equipment. The center is well-equipped with everything you need for the best kiting experience possible: find great gear to help you get the most of the wind or video and headset training aids for easy and safe ways to learn and improve your technique.
7Bft’s professional team of instructors is committed to making your kite experience fun, complete, and safe. 7BFT offers exclusive teaching and testing weeks with the latest Naish and Carved equipment throughout the year. 7Bft’s team offer training for beginners and advanced kiters and VDWS licenses up to “Instructor” level.
7Bft is open to all Somabay guests. A free intro lesson is offered every afternoon and a complimentary shuttle bus runs regularly between The Breakers and the Kite House.
For more details, rates and to book in advance, please visit the 7Bft Kite House website.