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Harlyn Surf School

Harlyn Beach, Padstow | Cornwall UK, St Merryn, Padstow PL28 8SB, England
+44 7757 779008
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Coasterring

Amazing time and definitely worth the money been a few times now over the years and the staff are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Megan J
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Excellent

Came here on a booked coasterring trip. Had loads of fun. Aaron and Finn were fantastic, really... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
D3377VVlaura
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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Watersports centre based on the stunning north cornish coast at award winning Harlyn bay. Specialising in surfing, stand up paddleboarding, coasteering and sit on top kayaking tours as well as instructor training and lifesaving/first aid courses
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paddle boarding” (21 reviews)
“great fun” (17 reviews)
“harlyn bay” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Harlyn Beach, Padstow | Cornwall UK, St Merryn, Padstow PL28 8SB, England
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+44 7757 779008
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing time and definitely worth the money been a few times now over the years and the staff are always brillant! They are friendly and really easy to talk to! Aaron and Zak today were so funny, even happily putting up with my partners stupid...More

Thank Megan J
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here on a booked coasterring trip. Had loads of fun. Aaron and Finn were fantastic, really great lads. They've clearly been doing this a while and knew exactly what they were doing so felt very safe even though they're so young! Highly recommend coming...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

great place, great location, slick to book and pay. Cool instructions for my 15 yr old son and mates - we use regularly

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took 2 eight year old girls who were a bit hesitant to start with - by the end they were shouting “I’m a surf dude!” Worth every penny for the confidence gained in the water 2 instructors really attentive Can’t reccomend highly enough

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went coasteering with my 12 year old son and 14 year old daughter and were really well looked after from moment we arrived. We were fortunate as only 5 in our group so got to do a number of the rock and pool jumps a...More

Thank Chris K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A brilliant experience from start to finish. We stayed in Harlyn as a family and I was looking for an exciting activity for my two children. Emails were replied to quickly and helpfully. A few days before our trip they were having a flat spell...More

Thank SarahBe1972
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this experience via Red Letter Days at Christmas for my boyfriend. We both have never gone surfing before, so we definitely weren’t pros! At first I was nervous, as the sea can be so unpredictable; and I’ve definitely watched too many shark movies....More

1  Thank Hope B
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Regardless of weather our daughter enjoyed herself enormously. Great staff who made it fun and although she had never done surfed before (she's 9) she had a great experience. Even though the 'surf wasn't up' on all of the three days, the daughter had fun...More

1  Thank JonnyFatboy
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Brilliant intro lesson with Aaron, had us up and on our feet in an hour , great instructor and really attentive , professional , superb day lovely experience I'm hooked, surf school were efficient to book, communicated well via email , value for money prompt...More

1  Thank kentteam
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Harlyn Bay offers great surfing opportunities both for absolute beginners and those seeking to catch big waves. Rely on Sarah and the team at Harlyn surf school to give clear, safe and fun instruction. All kit can be hired and is good quality. Some also...More

2  Thank Rob S
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Response from kentteam | Reviewed this property |
The Harlyn Bay instructors are professional, patient and can adapt each lesson to the individual, if your in the area of Padstow near Harlyn give it a go with Harlyn surf school, telephone in advance we went with them... More
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