We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Robbie's Surfing Lessons
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (12)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“patience”(3 reviews)
“gear”(2 reviews)
“beginners”(2 reviews)
West Beach Road | Struisbaai Beach, Struisbaai 7285, South Africa
+27 79 086 2797
Improve This Listing
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews patience gear beginners teacher stand waves
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I f you are looking for something that the whole family can do, Robbie's Surfing lessons is your answer! Robbie has lots of patience, experience AND personality!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Wanine S
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We had one surf lesson with Robbie as tourist visiting Struisbaai and it was our first time trying surf. We made really good progress in just one hour. We loved it so much that we did one more hour the next day. Robbie is patient,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PassionSportYT
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My sister and I have never surfed before and Robbie was the perfect teacher for us. Extremely patient with us but helped push us a little. He didn’t promise we’d stand in the first lesson (which was wise) but after an hour both my sister...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank clodaghd917
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We took one lesson & hired gear for 3 hours the following day during our 2 day stay in L'Agulhas. Had a wonderful time & caught quite a few waves. The area is great for beginners & the water is wsrm. Robbie is a fun...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 982nicolep
Reviewed 18 December 2015

We booked an hour long beginner surf lesson by sending a text message the day before we wanted the lessons. Decembers are very busy, so we were glad to get a slot the next afternoon. Robbie responded quickly to our request. We were given local...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Bjbez
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

Me and my wife bought a 5 lesson surf pack and loved every minute. All the gear (boards, wetsuits) included! See you again real soon Robbie! :)

Thank Jan-Burger
Reviewed 2 March 2015

We met Robbie at the local garage..... This one man band and his battered old golf piled high with a multitude of surf boards and wetsuits was one of the best days ive had. Neither my partner nor I had surfed before..... Robbie took the...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Robbie has been coaching my kids for some time and we are now part of his surf school. He is the best!! He loves the sea, he love our kids and hy loves the sport.

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Amy N
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

The children enjoyed it very much. We are booked permanently. Robbie has so much patience and a very calm and relaxing approach. You will feel at ease from the word go.

1  Thank Marquerite V
Reviewed 19 April 2013 via mobile

We had such a good first surfing lesson with Robbie that we booked another one for the next day! I am a complete beginner and he was very patient and thorough, giving me lots of hints and encouragement as I fell over about 100 times!...More

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank Katie M
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Agulhas Country Lodge
377 reviews
3.19 km away
Arniston Spa Hotel
1,047 reviews
22.06 km away
Victoria Hotel
12 reviews
29.08 km away
The Dunes at Arniston Hotel
115 reviews
29.24 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 15 nearby restaurants
Struisbaai Sea Shack
59 reviews
.40 km away
Pelican's Harbour Cafe
337 reviews
1.15 km away
Fish & more
55 reviews
.68 km away
55 Knots
145 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 nearby attractions
Cape Agulhas Lighthouse
251 reviews
5.14 km away
Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa
570 reviews
6.03 km away
Tip of Africa Information Centre
83 reviews
6.05 km away
Oceanview Guesthouse/B&B
24 reviews
1.49 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Robbie's Surfing Lessons staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines