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The North Devon Surf School

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The North Devon Surf School
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The West Country's No1 award winning Surf School! Awarded the 'Centre of Excellence' by Surfing England, The North Devon Surf School strives to offer the very best that there is in Surf and Stand Up Paddleboard lessons. We are a purpose built Surf...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Beach Lodge Pebbleridge Road, Westward Ho, Bideford EX39 1HN, England
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+44 1237 474663
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 5, 9, 11, 14,15 and two adults in our party for a lesson. It worked out cheapest to have a private lesson and I couldn’t reccommend it highly enough. The instructors were friendly, patient and professional. To do something that even the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Helena D, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review Fleur and family. It was fun teaching you all to surf, and we're looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Helena

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We have been booking lessons with guys I've th he past couple of years - initially so my son could learn and be safe and more recently we have taken lessons too! Great instructors, brilliant kit and boards - we love these guys! 😁

Date of experience: November 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that you are continuing to enjoy your surf lessons with us, and that the whole family is enjoying the sport! We look forward to seeing you all again soon! Kind Regards, Charlie

Reviewed 30 October 2018

Took nine kids for an October Half Term two day surf school, they loved it! Weather was ok and water was warm enough. Kit from the school was in good condition and kept the kids warn enough for their two hour lessons. Charlie was brilliant,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that all the kids enjoyed their surf lessons with us, they were real superstars! We hope to see you all surfing again soon! Kind Regards, Charlie

Reviewed 30 October 2018

Great teachers, good equipment, warm showers all right next to the beach. Easy booking process and comfortable changing areas - all ideal!

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your surf lessons with us! We hope to see you surfing again soon! Kind Regards, Charlie

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Lovely friendly surf school for both children and adults. Really well organised, both children and I loved it and were so encouraged. Cannot recommend highly enough.

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that you have enjoyed your surf lessons with us, it really is fun for the whole family! We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Charlie

Reviewed 29 October 2018

This is the second time i have been to the surf school, first time with my children aged 13 and 16 and the second time on my own. It is brilliant! Really friendly staff, well equipped and a really fun time had by all. So...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that you continue to enjoy your surf lessons with us, whether it's on your own or with the whole family! Roll on February half term, looking forward to seeing you all soon!...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

I booked this for my 9 year old and my husband for my daughter’s Birthday. The team were really friendly and helpful, the instructor in the sea provided excellent guidance. Both were successful at getting up and both had great fun. My daughter said ‘it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that your husband and daughter enjoyed their surf lesson with us! We hope to see you all surfing again soon! Kind Regards, Charlie

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Well organised, fun, enthusiastic instructors. Lovely beach. Both young children and teens thoroughly enjoyed. Will definitely be back again Thanks Charlie!

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that you all enjoyed your surf lesson with us! We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Charlie

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Having had a couple of surf lessons in the summer, our boys were very keen to get back in the waves. I cannot recommend this Surf School enough - from the friendly voice on the phone when I called up to book, they were all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you so much for such a lovely review of the North Devon Surf School! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoy surfing with us so much, we love happy customers! Looking forward to seeing you guys back next year! Kind Regards, Charlie

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

The enthusiastic Instructors providing positive praise, keep your spirits up even when you are down beneath the surf

Date of experience: October 2018
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North Devon S, Manager at The North Devon Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you for reviewing the North Devon Surf School. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your surf lesson with us! We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Charlie

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Karen C
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Response from North Devon S | Property representative |
Hi Yes we are based in North Devon and the far end of the beach accommodates wind and kite surfers. Hope this helps. Emma
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