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Walking On Waves Surf School

Breakers, Saunton EX33 1LG, England
+44 7786 034403
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Great surf safari...

My 19 year old had a super surf safari with Max from Walking on Waves. We drove .5 mile along the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
apawley
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Bath, United Kingdom
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First time ;-)

Had a fabulous couple of days ... great conditions ... great company .... great instructors... only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
emmatZ5741FX
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Sarah Whiteley's surf school is based on Saunton Beach in North Devon right in between Croyde and Braunton. After years at the top of the competitive surfing game (British and European Champion), Sarah decided to return to her roots and give something back to the sport. Chances are you could get lessons from one of Britain's most successful female surfers.See you at SauntonSarah x
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“group lesson” (4 reviews)
“saunton sands” (7 reviews)
“great fun” (6 reviews)
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Breakers, Saunton EX33 1LG, England
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+44 7786 034403
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My 19 year old had a super surf safari with Max from Walking on Waves. We drove .5 mile along the beach to a deserted spot and Max soon got my son up on the board. Weather was overcast, but great time had by all....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous couple of days ... great conditions ... great company .... great instructors... only trouble now being that we might be a little bit hooked ! We’ll be back for more fun . Many thanks . Great location ... good boards ... great...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Had a group lesson coached by Jamie D. He was really patient and dynamic in teaching adults and kids and by the end we were all catching waves and standing up although half of us hadn't surfed before. Highly recommended in beautiful Saunton Sands.

1  Thank Caroline S
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Sarah W, Owner at Walking On Waves Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Hi Caroline Thank you very much for your comments, greatly appreciated. Do come and visit us again soon Sarah x

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Brilliant instruction for us first timers. Most of us were up on our boards within a few waves. Awesome experience. Even though waves were huge!

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is my second year using Walking on Waves to teach my teenagers how to surf. This year I had the added dimension of looking after someone else's teenager who was also a novice at surfing. Saunton Sands is a very safe place to surf...More

1  Thank Timothy M
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Kids love it - private lesson with Alfie Patience and fantastic with the kids - marvellous and great value to have a professional coach Thank you!!!

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

My grandson aged 10 had the best 3 days learning to surf.The instructors were all good and very patient with the beginners and would recommend this surf school.The beach at Saunton is ideal for beginners and all the instructors were great especially Max, Jack Emma...More

1  Thank chrishanliz
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Just back from a wonderful afternoon learning to surf at Staunton Sands, I'm 47 and my daughters are 17 & 15. Our instructor, Emma, was very friendly and encouraging throughout. She gave us confidence and all three of us managed to stand on our boards....More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I've used this school three times now, twice alone and once with my 10 yo son. Each time it was very good. They make sure everyone is catered for and adapt to being unable to surf with credit notes, or flat seas, when they offer...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I have surfed the last 3 years with Sarah's team and it is great to see familiar faces in the instructor team return year on year. This year I finally persuaded a very nervous 10 year old boy to try the surf...More

Thank Ian H
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Sarah W, Owner at Walking On Waves Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Hi Ian, great to see you back again and very pleased to hear that all went well!

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