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Big Green Surf School

| National Trust Carpark, Crantock TR7 1LR, England
+44 7790 477099
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Daniel smith

Had a 2 hr lesson today with my daughter who is 9. All I can say is thank you so much, myself and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel S
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A great way to spend a few hours

We tried a SUP tour which consisted of a quick basic lesson before setting off up the Gannel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark P
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Berriew, United Kingdom
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At Big Green Surf School we pride ourselves in giving loads of personal attention in the water to ensure you're getting the most out of your surfing. We specialise in small groups (max 6 with 1 coach), simple and achievable techniques for all abilities, the best equipment available, incredibly passionate & experienced coaches as well as 2 of the best locations available for your Surf or SUP experience. You can now find us in Newquay at Base Surf Lodge where we can offer fantastic Surf & Stay packages at great prices, as well as our new base over at the National Trust's Crantock Beach where we are the only surf school! Perfect to find some quiet space during the busy peak summer. Come and join us and see what all the fuss is about!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| National Trust Carpark, Crantock TR7 1LR, England
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+44 7790 477099
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a 2 hr lesson today with my daughter who is 9. All I can say is thank you so much, myself and my daughter had a fantastic time. It was a life long ambition of mine and my daughter is a thrill seeker. Everyone...More

Thank Daniel S
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much mate, you guys did so well - hopefully we'll see you both again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried a SUP tour which consisted of a quick basic lesson before setting off up the Gannel, safety was covered as was steering and finally standing up whilst steering etc. We stopped and did a few exercises and the Kids got to do a...More

Thank Mark P
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much guys - hope you cherish those photos and we'll look forward to seeing you next time you're in Crantock!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our kids loved learning to surf with Big Green and we have thoroughly enjoyed two paddle boarding trips on the river with them. We cannot rate them higher, good value, friendly service, wonderful memories of a great time.

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Thank Howting72
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Cheers for the review - hope to see you all again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rented boards and took lessons during our weeks stay in Crantock. The guys were friendly and kind an very patient with us all. Great fun to learn to kind of-ish surf... it will take some time to learn for the older members of the...More

Thank Anna N
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for the review - you guys all did really well and we all look forward to seeing you again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Contacted Big Green Surf School before travelling to Cornwall as wanted surf lessons for my son who has Aspergers - incredibly helpful and booked in. We arrived earlier than planned, fitted him in for an extra lesson, and just so accommodating all round. Laurie was...More

Thank ljt543
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks mate, I'll make sure to pass on your comments to Laurie. He absolutely loved the sessions with your son and we all look forward to seeing you guys again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot recommend enough the great team at Big Green Surf School, I have now used them for a number of years, they are warm, welcoming and offer great tuition and advice for all ages.

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Thank steveRessie
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much mate, always a pleasure having you visit, look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic teaching, lovely evening up the River Gannel .highly recommended . The weather was perfect and just a lovely night out

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Thank catherinecD1873WE
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the review mate - those evening paddles are stunning!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had so much fun great friends fantastic coaching good fun from start to finish great value for money should have done it years ago best birthday ever great for all ages your team are fantastic looking forward to the next time

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Thank johnsonkslk
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Really glad you enjoyed your birthday mate, was a pleasure having you down here and we'll look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time stand up paddle boarding with Big Green Surf School! Our instructor was great, really helpful and friendly getting us all up on our boards quick and easy! My niece and nephew took to it without any trouble at all and...More

Thank Matthew R
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Cheers mate, hope to see you and the whole family back down here again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've always wanted to try paddle boarding and had a wonderful 2 hour paddle up the River Gannel with a small group of paddlers and an excellent instructor who was very knowledgeable about the river and the wildlife and paddle boarding! Easy booking, friendly staff...More

Thank Jane C
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BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Really glad you enjoyed it and thanks for the review - hopefully see you again soon!

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