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Surfing Lessons in Cape Town

From US$39.67
  • Learn to surf with a mobile surf school at Small Bay Beach in Blouberg

  • Kids as young as four can have a go, provided they can swim

  • Beat the chill of the Atlantic Ocean with included wetsuits

Surfing Lessons in Cape Town
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Surfing Lessons in Cape Town
From US$39.67

It’s possible to learn to surf by renting a board and falling off a lot. But that’s time-consuming and tiring, with a high failure rate. Learn to ride the Atlantic’s thrilling waves the easy way, with a professional team of instructors. Wetsuit and board hire are included in the price, while lessons are suitable for ages four to 84: you just need to be healthy and able to swim.

What to Expect
Your surf lesson will take place at Small Bay beach which is in Blouberg. Please meet the surf coaches at their mobile surf kiosk which is situated opposite the famous "Blue Peter Restaurant" at the bottom by "De Mist Street." This is where the surf team operate from for you to sign indemnity and to grab your wetsuits. You are welcome to leave your belongings with the crew so that they can take care of it for you while you are in the water. Just look out for a big blue surf box on wheels in the parking area. Your destination is only a 20 minute drive from Cape Town Central on the beautiful West Coast. It is a fantastic location to learn the nuances of surfing. This location also offers restaurants and shops overlooking the Majestic Atlantic Ocean across from Table Mountain. Whether you are on holiday or want to try something exciting, we invite you to have fun and seek adventure with your surfing lessons.

Kids aged 4 and up, teenagers and adults are all very welcome to join and learn how to surf as long as you are able to swim. Spaces are limited. It is advised to book in advance if you are looking for some fun, action and adventure. Afterwards you can stay around to enjoy the atmosphere of Eden On The Bay, a 1 minute walk on the beach next to Small Bay. Sip on cocktails or grab a meal to eat as you watch the beautiful sunset over Table Bay (own expense).
Reviews (11)
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile
Friendly people on a superb location

Had a surfing lesson with Adriaan, super friendly teacher. I had little experience and he took his time to explain the basics, find a good surf and help me catch some waves. Next time in Cape Town I will definitely visit again. Thanks Adriaan!

2  Thank Kacang-kantjil
Reviewed 28 September 2017
100% Fun in the Sun

I had an amazing time with these guys! So much so, that I've totally committed to my own board and wetsuit and can't wait for summer to hit again! I went for 3 solo lessons with the School earlier this year, and couldn't have felt...More

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Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank alexkotze
Reviewed 23 August 2017
Amazing Surf School & perfect location. With summer coming theres sure to be quite a HUGE vibe on our Cape Town beaches.

The most amazing surf school with competent and friendly staff. This place is sure to be buzzing with activity during the warm summer days. I would recommend this to all beach goers and holiday makers in the Cape Town area.

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank wesleye179
Reviewed 26 December 2016
Unique and fun experience with my siblings!

I chose a Group Package with my four siblings at Cape Town Surf School. We sent an email on the Sunday afternoon for a Monday morning class, and we got a positive, very professional and kind answer from Bianca, the director of the school, within...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank soutoulnina
Reviewed 6 October 2016
Great!!! amazing surf lesson!

I came down for holiday and i was recommended to go to Cape Town Surf School as i heard its on of the top surf schools in South Africa and they have been only running for one year. I have heard so many positive things...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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