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Rossnowlagh Surf School is a fun & friendly Surf School, It was set up in 2014 by James Garvey with the help from a few close surfing buddies! Since then it has gone from strength to strength, rapidly becoming one of the best surf schools around for...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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On the beach, Rossnowlagh, Rossnowlagh, Ireland
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+353 83 185 5164
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard of this surf school before but never ventured out to rossnowlagh but I can tell you, I will definitely be back!! I went with a group of friends from work and James and the lads couldn’t have been more helpful! From a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

James Garvey has really set up something special at Rossnowlagh Surf School. We are two sisters and our children. My sister has teenagers and my kids are younger. He showed a lot of patience and kindness with the younger kids while at the same time...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Just back from bringing my 12 year old daughter and 7 of her friends for a birthday treat of a surf lesson on Rossnowlagh beach. All the girls had a great time out in the waves and under James’s expert and encouraging tuition were up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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rossnowlagh, Manager at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks a million guys! I am very happy the girls enjoyed the party lesson, I hope to see you again soon. James

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Surfing was one of those things I had always wanted to try. The ages of the people in our group were 49, 45, 23, 13 & 11. The guys were on the beach when we arrived and quickly sorted us out with wetsuits and boards....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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rossnowlagh, Manager at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

We are so happy to hear you had a great time, and thanks a million for the amazing review! See you soon again!

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Had booked surfing lessons but as there were no waves, James suggested paddle-boarding and I loved it!!! Will definitely be back

Date of experience: May 2017
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rossnowlagh, Manager at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks for the great review Denise, Hope to see you back soon to try surfing this time!

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

A surf school with a difference. Young , friendly and very likeable staff. Their whole positive outgoing approach to their job is brilliant . To add icing on the cake , they do actually know how to teach you to surf. Well done on such...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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rossnowlagh, Manager at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Leo, Thanks a million for the great review, see you soon again!

Reviewed 26 April 2017

I brought my Kids for a surf lesson here, and ended up having a great lesson myself! Great fun and brilliant day out for all the family, and you will be in safe hands with James! :) Thanks guys

Date of experience: April 2017
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rossnowlagh, Owner at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Lur I am so happy you and your kids enjoyed the experience! I really hope to see you very soon! :]

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Now I wouldn't be blessed with amazing athletic ability, but James and the lads at Rossnowlagh Surf School took me out into the water and ensured I had the greatest time while teaching me how to catch a wave. There focus and attention throughout the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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rossnowlagh, Owner at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Jayne, You done amazingly, i am glad you enjoyed your experience, see you very soon!

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

James and his team are brilliant. They are patient and very skilled at what they do. They are entertaining and my daughter spent 5 days loving every minute and making great friends in the process.

Date of experience: January 2017
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rossnowlagh, Owner at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks for the great review, see you soon!

Reviewed 21 August 2016

I booked for my daughter to have a beginner lesson as soon as we booked the lads couldn't have been nicer making my daughter feel at ease as this was her first lesson, they had some fun on the sand first and then were taught...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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James G, Owner at Rossnowlagh Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks a million for the great review, she done amazing. See you guys very soon!

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marieadocmcginty
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Response from James G | Property representative |
Hi Its James from the surf school, You can check out our website if you like. kids lessons are 25 and adult lessons 35 euro. All equipment and coaching provided! :)
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