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Fistral Beach Surf School

Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
+44 1637 850737
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amazing and tiring, you guys are sooo nice and welcoming, great warm up brilliant instructors Ben... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leoni R
South Normanton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great for a stag do

We used these guys for a beginners lesson for a stag party this weekend and the service was first... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rob B
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We are the only surf school located on the famous Fistral Beach, offering 2 hours for all abilities. Whether you are a beginner who wants to give surfing a go for the first time, or someone who wants to improve their surfing ability, we will have a variety of lessons from group to individual courses. With a pay and display car park and no walking to and from the beach, Fistral Beach Surf School is the perfect choice.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
+44 1637 850737
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

amazing and tiring, you guys are sooo nice and welcoming, great warm up brilliant instructors Ben and Coco! didn't manage the whole stand up but next year I will defo be back! can't wait!

Thank Leoni R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used these guys for a beginners lesson for a stag party this weekend and the service was first class. out of the 13 guys that took part they had at least 8 able to stand up on the boards by the end of the...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 7 moms having a weekend away in Newquay . We booked 2 lessons over the weekend and we're lucky enough to have Tom Reed teach us both times. He was fantastic and managed to get us all standing which from...More

Thank Ruthjustice
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Super friendly staff which really makes a difference when youre travelling alone! Had a private lesson with Tom who was good fun and I stood nearly every time!! Super stoked!!

Thank bfiorelli
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Probably one of the best Surf School in Newquay. Easy car park, school on the beach, huge range of boards. Qualified and entertaining instructors. Go for the lesson + rest of the day hire, great value for money !

Thank cococolomb0
Reviewed 4 May 2017

As a true novice, I was nervous to hit the waves but I was immediately put at ease by the amazing Fistral Beach Surf School staff. They listened to my concerns and were incredibly supportive. They taught us technique, with most of the class standing...More

1  Thank Emma S
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I cannot recommend Fristal Beach Surf School enough! As a group of five friends, the two hour session was so much fun and we learnt so much. After the lesson we all wanted to get straight back in the water and surf again. The staff...More

2  Thank hraaaaf
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Friendly staff who can teach a class of mixed abilities and its great value for money. Cannot rate it highly enough!

1  Thank rosalindgoates
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I had a surf lesson with Fistral Beach Surf School and they had me riding the waves with ease after one lesson, their friendly attitude and helpfulness is something to be adored. Strongly recommend for surfers and ocean dwellers of all levels!

Thank kwebs2015
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Massive thank you to Jenny and her team! Can't recommend this surf school enough. The right balance of having fun and learning. Big, big shout out to the amazing Danny whose patience, extensive knowledge and warmth got my 8 year old daughter, and 11 year...More

1  Thank skh4444
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