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Discovery Surf School

Lower Council Carpark, Bigbury-on-Sea TQ7 4AZ, England
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Great introduction to surfing!

Our children had a brilliant introduction to surfing with the one hour 'taster session' - just... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
DaveJoEmilyHermione
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Bath, United Kingdom
Best way to learn surfing

I've always wanted to learn to surf so I finally booked myself 4 two hours lessons with discovery... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Claudia G
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Lower Council Carpark, Bigbury-on-Sea TQ7 4AZ, England
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Our children had a brilliant introduction to surfing with the one hour 'taster session' - just enough time to gain confidence on a surfboard and each one managed to ride a wave standing, by the end of the session. Our instructor Ben was excellent, many...More

1  Thank DaveJoEmilyHermione
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

I've always wanted to learn to surf so I finally booked myself 4 two hours lessons with discovery surf this September. I had two instructors during those four days (Jess and Hazel) who impressed me with their knowledge, experience, patience and pure joy of being...More

1  Thank Claudia G
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My two daughters loved learning to surf with Discovery Surf School. Two 2hour lessons and they think they are ready for anything! Second lesson in horrible cold windy weather and they still loved every moment and didn't want to come out the water! Easy going...More

1  Thank Jason D
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Myself and my sister visited Torquay at the beginning of August for a 'mini break'. We arrived at Bigbury-on-Sea not having anything booked and Discovery Surf school were really accommodating and booked us in for a surfing lesson within the hour! We had a lovely...More

2  Thank Fran3006
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great first lesson with my son and I. Spike the tutor was very engaged and spent time with both of us and was very encouraging. Safety was observed at all times, moving us to safer water when the water became a bit rough....More

1  Thank RichardEssexUK
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Okay, the staff we all very young and seemed to spend most of their times talking to each other, I had a supervised surf which was good, but wasn't really supervised me and another girl were just left, which I get is the point but...More

Thank charlottecleaver
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We booked with Discovery Surf School for a day with the family. We have 3 kids (8, 11, 13) and none of us have surfed before. We booked a 2 hour family surf lesson. The instructor was great with all of us and got us...More

1  Thank TheTraveller314
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

An amazing couple of days surfing at Bigbury. Easy going, excellent tuition of surfing really ended our activity week on a high. Thank you everyone from Discovery Surf.

1  Thank Stephen G
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My 7 year old daughter had a great time at Discovery Surf School. It was the first time she had tried surfing & was delighted to have been able to stand up & 'catch some waves' ! The instructors were great & everyone was really...More

1  Thank Sara M
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

I have just returned form a wonderful weekend in the south hams, I had lots of romantic things lined up, which all worked out as I hoped, with the defining moment being proposing to my girlfriend at an amazing hidden cove on Burgh Island. I...More

Thank morphears
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