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Address: Higher Harlyn Caravan Park, St Merryn, Padstow PL28 8SG, England
Phone Number: +44 1841 533076
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Watersports centre based on the stunning north cornish coast at award...

Watersports centre based on the stunning north cornish coast at award winning Harlyn bay. Specialising in surfing, stand up paddleboarding, coasteering and sit on top kayaking tours as well as instructor training and lifesaving/first aid courses

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Best day ever

We have been going to Harlyn Surf School for 5 years. I wouldn't go to anyone else, they are fantastic, friendly, value for money. This year my daughter did Coasteering and said... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 September 2016
Nadine S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Harlyn Surf School for 5 years. I wouldn't go to anyone else, they are fantastic, friendly, value for money. This year my daughter did Coasteering and said it was the best day ever, built up her confidence, she is a really strong swimmer but jumping off rocks is a different thing, she loved it. Instructors... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went here and hired a couple of suits and body boards, the equipment was good and clean (no smelly suit syndrome) friendly staff. Parking near by also good value. Great.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Fabulous beach great just to walk and relax or to have a dip in the sea. Surf school good value for hiring boards and equipment lots of people having fun and lessons. Treated to a surf tournament during visit.

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Thank Jackie T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

After trying surfing last year at another location and not being fit enough to 'pop' up onto the board and being terrified of the waves (I'm old and too aware of my mortality) we decided to try stand-up paddle boarding. We had a lovely morning lesson on the Padstow estuary where we learnt how to stand, steer and stop so... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I got a red letter day, which I used for a surf class for 2. The instructor, Aaron, was great. He explained everything really well and our small group of 6 had a great time learning to surf. He gave us each a bit time with him in the water and by the end of the class everyone was able... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

A superb beach for all the family. The surf School provide all the activities you need.There is surfing ,coasteering, paddle boarding and canoes. We took advantage of the surfing lessons and coasteering and both were brilliant, and because my grand daughter did both they reduced the cost of her surfing lesson.

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Thank KeithRegister
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This place is brilliant for the kids in the summer. Great value for money. Many memories created. Lovely beach for walking the dogs

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

£40 each for a 2 hour surf lesson includes board and wetsuit hire. It was a good length of time to give the boys, aged 12&14, all the instruction and lots of practice. One did the coasteering also, normally £40 for 2 hours but £5 discount if doing 2 activities. Booked first by phone. Very laid back staff, but well... More 

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Booked my son in for a few days and he loves it so much he is now on his 2nd week. Great exercise and uses up loads of his energy - comes home starving - would recommend

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Harlyn is a great location for Coasteering. This was our second trip yet much of what we did was new to us - different tides, different possibilities I guess. Staff were all very pleasant and supportive. Bring your own long wet suit if you can - the thick wet suits the centre provides can be a nightmare wrestling match to... More 

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