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We are a small local family business, fortunate enough to be carving out a lifestyle career, based on what we love doing. The 'Smart family' team consist of highly experienced Sennen life guards, national champion surfers and fully qualified...more
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Sennen Lifeboat Station Smart Surf, Sennen Cove, Penzance, Cornwall, Sennen Cove TR19 7DF, England
+44 1736 871817
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All reviews these guys surf school next year year old son private lesson great fun last week catching waves beach safety safe hands large group rip currents great lesson excellent tuition family run felt safe professional manner
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We are a family of six and had an amazing first time surf experience with Holly. What a great teacher and she was true to her word ALL of us were standing by the end of our session and loving it. Even the youngest at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

Had October 18 half term lessons with Hollie & Sask; We were all absolute beginners & over 2 lessons we were standing up by the end-both instructors really knowledgeable, helpful and positive.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andy C
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Having spent the week learning to surf with these Guys hand on heart can say all 5 members of the group had a fantastic time. Various abilities in the group all catered for and encouraged, fun and woops from the water could be heard on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Another session with Sam today. I could write loads about how good this surf school is. I have experience of dealing with a number of schools and by a huge distance smart surf school come out on top. They really do take each person seriously...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We had a two hour lesson with Sam and it was excellent the best most fun and professional lesson ive ever had. My first lesson was two years ago in polezeath and it cost £50 and was no where near as good

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Emma W
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Had a group surf lesson with smart today. It's a brilliant surf school with knowledgeable instructors. Gave good information and feedback. Had other lessons from different surf schools and these are definitely the best. If you are in the area and want a lesson I'd...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Great lessons from Smart Surf School over the last 4 years. We always feel welcome when we visit the school. Our kids who are 15 and 12 have learnt to really enjoy surfing at the school as have myself and my wife. Smart surf school...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kelvin Z
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We had our first ever surf lesson with Smart Surf School today. It was thoroughly enjoyable with a lovely, supportive, experienced teacher (Hollie). We not only learnt to stand up on our boards and ride the waves but she imparted loads of useful safety info....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rachel202020
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I actually visited July of 2017. I had never surfed before and by the end of the first lesson I was already standing up! The teachers were all really lovely and very fun. They all remembered my name on the second lesson and really made...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mathildaleighton
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I had a week off so decided to head to Cornwall to try a few different beaches. I have been surfing for a year and hadn't planned on having a lesson, but it was really useful and helped me improve a lot. Although I was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maz T
21 August 2017|
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Response from smartsurf | Property representative |
Hi Maz Thanks for the enquiry. Yes, no problem. Our lessons are suitable for weak swimmers. Give us a buzz on 01736871817 and have a chat with Sam.
28 July 2015|
Response from smartsurf | Property representative |
Hi there ! The cost for 1 lesson is £25.00 for a two hour class. It would be best to book through our site so we can notify you of days and times. Always best to book early to save disappointment as its a very busy time of... More