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St Ives Surf School

Open today: 09:00 - 18:00

St Ives Surf School
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“great fun”(15 reviews)
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Ocean based fun in the heart of Cornwall. Surf, SUP, Kayak and Coasteering activities in a fun, safe and friendly environment.
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Porthmeor, St Ives TR26 1JZ, England
+44 1736 793938
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All reviews two hours great fun these guys hour lesson beginner lesson explained everything safety rules wide range of ages private lesson catching waves changing facilities birthday present wet suits learn how any age real highlight body boards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in St. Ives during our motorhome road trip around Devon and Cornwall with wife and two daughters. Managed to get a two hour surf lesson for £30 each for kids which included all the gear - board, wetsuit and booties. Kids had a great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and son had a refresher surf lesson with them last week. Very helpful and friendly bunch, booked in advance via email, all kit provided (nice thick wetsuit for cold sea). Instructor was friendly and informative and did a great job of balancing a wide...More

Thank julianA2826AX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic fun had by my son and his girlfriend. Both had surfed before but not for a while so decided to have a lesson, this was a good idea as it gave them confidence and got them back into it and they were hooked straight...More

Thank KimWoodsYoga
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we arrange to go body boarding as 2 couples. We hired wetsuits and body boards and had an amazing time, I’d say very reasonably priced and the staff were very friendly. We unfortunately lost our GoPro whilst out having fun, so we gave our...More

1  Thank elliscooper1993
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Well done to these guys who managed to hook my son! He was the youngest in the group and was well looked after. The coaches joined the kids in the water - which not all surf schools do as we then discovered at another surf...More

Thank BlueeyedArarat
Reviewed 26 August 2018

3 mornings of surf school for my 2 beginner daughters. Easy to book in advance-very straightforward and helpful. Very well organised on day 1 re payment , wetsuit fitting, changing facilities, places to leave your stuff, safety drill. Very helpful friendly staff . Kids loved...More

Thank djcb1972
Reviewed 25 August 2018

My 59 year old husband and 14 year old daughter booked onto a 2 hour surf lesson for beginners. They were a little apprehensive about donning their wetsuits but the surf school had the right size (and my husband is a big man). The dressing...More

1  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Couldn’t fault them. This was our first surf lesson. I had booked for my two children, but as my youngest was only 7, I had to accompany him. Well organised, but relaxed. My 7yr old realised pretty quickly that surfing wasn’t his thing wanted to...More

1  Thank BobbySB2018
Reviewed 10 August 2018

My son and I attended this school in August this year. All the people were cheerful, helpful, and had a sense of humour! Our basic lesson instructors were Dan and May. and for our intermediate , Matt and Adrian. All were brilliant ! With their...More

1  Thank martin y
Reviewed 8 August 2018

As carers of Johno who came to your surf school today we would like to say a massive thank you for giving this little man such a great experience. He gets very anxious about new experiences and I wasn't sure if he would take part...More

Thank Julie B
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