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Address: | Perranporth Beach, Perranporth TR6 0JL, England
Phone Number:
+44 7974 550823
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10:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Catering for the individual needs of surfers(-to-be), since 2004, providing...

Catering for the individual needs of surfers(-to-be), since 2004, providing fun and informative lessons for all abilities, ages 7yrs and upwards. Whether it's your first lesson, or you just need a few tips on improving your skills, you can be assured that our instructors will provide a safe surfing environment, reliable advice and quality instruction.

Uniquely situated directly on the beach throughout summer, our base is just 'a stone's throw' from the waves, quite literally! We are a fully insured surf school, regulated by and affiliated to Surfing GB, the National Governing Body for surfing in the UK. All our instructors are experienced and fully qualified Surfing GB coaches and beach lifeguards, meaning you are in good, safe hands.

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Surfs up!!!

I booked a one to one lesson with the surf school for my daughter who has high functioning autism in june 2021 and they were amazing. Gav and his team were totally understanding... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 November 2012
sunnybeaches10
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peterborough
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peterborough
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2012

I booked a one to one lesson with the surf school for my daughter who has high functioning autism in june 2021 and they were amazing. Gav and his team were totally understanding they asked questions about her and took everything I said on board. She had a two hour session on her own and away from the main group... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2012

During a junior rugby team team tour we went surfing at Perranporth Surf School, there were approximately 20 children and their parents. Excellent organisation and management on the day from Gav and his team of instructors, Great day, Fabulous Beach. There is even a bar on the beach for none surfing adults!.

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Thank MR261
Bedworth, England
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2012 via mobile

A great team of instructors. I wish I'd done it years ago. I can't wait to have another go. Great fun and damn good exercise. Worked up a thirst for a few local beers in the evening

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2012

Rang them the day after arrival in Perranporth, bright sunny day what are the chances to get in for 5 people? had read previous reports so fingers crossed with this school. Spoke with Gavin very helpful, very full but he would try and get another instructor in and so within 10 mins called back and confirmed our booking, 2 adults,... More 

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2012

My family had a couple of lessons with the Perranporth surf school in the summer and we would give them a five-star recommendation. There was a good balance between instruction and practical, lots of encouragement and they obviously know their stuff. We felt it was good value for money and came away much improved. Thanks

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2012

First Surf lesson and loved it...should have done it years ago. Staff v helpful, patient and love surfing, will be returning in 2013 guaranteed....

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Thank mrfresh2u
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2012

I got my surf lesson as a 40th birthday present form my wife, and what a great experience it was. They had loads of wetsuits in a vast range of sizes (I'm 6'5" and had several to choose from!!) plenty of boards etc. and some brilliant friendly knowledgable instructors who have the patience of saints!! Especially with us unfit towny... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2012 via mobile

Wow, what an experience. My son, age 12, and I both decided this was the year to learn to surf. We had wonderful instructors, not too heavy but there when required. We felt completely safe and were given the right amount of instruction for beginners. I would recommend the surf school as a safe, but fun place to begin your... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2012 via mobile

I took 20 of us for lessons with Gav and the team and everyone had a fantastic time. Great value . Thanks

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Southmoor, Oxfordshire, UK
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2012

Have used Gavin & the team for a few years and they are really good value. Right on the beach, friendly, helpful and don't mind how good or bad a surfer you may be!!!

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