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St Ives Surf School

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

St Ives Surf School
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“two hours”(12 reviews)
“great fun”(15 reviews)
“hour lesson”(6 reviews)
Ocean based fun in the heart of Cornwall. Surf, SUP, Kayak and Coasteering activities in a fun, safe and friendly environment.
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Porthmeor, St Ives TR26 1JZ, England
+44 1736 793938
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well done to these guys who managed to hook my son! He was the youngest in the group and was well looked after. The coaches joined the kids in the water - which not all surf schools do as we then discovered at another surf...More

Thank BlueeyedArarat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 mornings of surf school for my 2 beginner daughters. Easy to book in advance-very straightforward and helpful. Very well organised on day 1 re payment , wetsuit fitting, changing facilities, places to leave your stuff, safety drill. Very helpful friendly staff . Kids loved...More

Thank djcb1972
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 59 year old husband and 14 year old daughter booked onto a 2 hour surf lesson for beginners. They were a little apprehensive about donning their wetsuits but the surf school had the right size (and my husband is a big man). The dressing...More

1  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couldn’t fault them. This was our first surf lesson. I had booked for my two children, but as my youngest was only 7, I had to accompany him. Well organised, but relaxed. My 7yr old realised pretty quickly that surfing wasn’t his thing wanted to...More

1  Thank BobbySB2018
Reviewed 10 August 2018

My son and I attended this school in August this year. All the people were cheerful, helpful, and had a sense of humour! Our basic lesson instructors were Dan and May. and for our intermediate , Matt and Adrian. All were brilliant ! With their...More

1  Thank 371Martin_y
Reviewed 9 August 2018

As carers of Johno who came to your surf school today we would like to say a massive thank you for giving this little man such a great experience. He gets very anxious about new experiences and I wasn't sure if he would take part...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The instructors here are absolutely first class, giving the class the best advice but also taking the time to treat each pupil individually and trying to get the best for them , worth every penny

Thank Mowhay
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

A bucket list experience achieved for me and my 9 year old son definitely found his surfing stance - all thanks to the great team at the surf school. Booking was easy, the even squeezed my son in as an extra on the session. All...More

Thank 1michae
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Our family attended a beginners group surf lesson here today (1 adult 2 children age 8 & 10 and 1 adult helping he 8 year old). Our instructors Jackobi, Ben & Harry were absolutely fantastic throughout the group session. They were able to relate to...More

Thank Sarahbabs29
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

My 15 year olds did the 2 hour surf school session. Able to go without an adult which was good. They loved it. Great tuition given by fun professional knowledgeable young instructors. Very well supervised throughout. All the staff were friendly & helpful & took...More

Thank Kate T
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