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Surfing HQ

Open today: 10:00 - 17:30

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Fully stocked Surf shop that offers sales & hire on wetsuits, bodyboards, surfboards, clothing & accessories. We also offer Surfing & Bodyboarding lessons as well as Surfboard, wetsuit and kayak rental.
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| Portreath Sea Front, Portreath TR164NN, England
+44 1209 844806
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a great Surf / Bodyboarding Shop in Cornwall , with great friendly service and super impartial advice, then Surfing HQ Portreath is where you need to go. Dave and James know their 'craft', backed by over 30 years of surf / bodyboard...More

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 25 August 2018

This place is in a very ideal location. Very easy to hire out equipment and walk on down to the beach. The prices are very good as there is little competition. There is a great range of equipment available to either hire or buy. I...More

Thank lukecampbell
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

SurfHQ is a great surf shop and surf school next to Portreath beach. Dave and James are very friendly and helpful, as is Danny who took our 2 teenagers out as part of a group of 8 to learn how to surf. Thanks to all...More

Thank House-n-wheels
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We hired wetsuits and body boards for the whole family. James was great getting everyone kitted out. We are complete novices but were made to feel welcome. Great service, highly recommend.

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Great surf shop with knowledgeable staff. James kitted out the whole family with wetsuits and body boards and we spent many happy hours in the swell. We’ll be back for more! Thank you

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Used these guys last week for my Father in Laws 60th birthday on a very rubbish dull day in Portreath, These guys where friendly and helpful. We had 4 wetsuits and 4 body boards that where really good and good condition for a hire for...More

Thank RichardWiggett
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We couldn't recommend these guys more. We were looking to rent surf boards and wet suits for the kids, but they provide much more than that. James took a look at his magic book and advised us about when and where to surf. We felt...More

Thank RoseandBlas
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Went to rent board and suit. He advised me that another beach would be better conditions and that I should rent from there instead. Appreciated the honesty and help-as he could easily have rented me a board and suit for the money when the surf...More

Thank JohnLyttle
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

If you want honest good advice, Daves the man. I've had nothing but fantastic service in the 5 years I've been surfing. - highly recommended!

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We spent a week in Portreath last week and used the shop everyday from surf lessons to wet-suit and board hire. James could not be more accommodating and helpful and made our week so much easier with his advice and helpfulness. A great guy and...More

Thank Helen R
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