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Lahinch Surf School

| Beach Hut, Promenade, Lahinch, Ireland
+353 87 960 9667
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Would recommend this school!

Visited here with 3 friends in November 2017. I’ve had lessons before but I have to say that Alan... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shauna K
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Dublin, Ireland
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A whole lot of fun

My wife and I took surf lessons from Lahinch Surf School in October of 2017 from Jacob. There were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cezrah
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Chicago, Illinois
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Lahinch Surf School is about Friendly, Safe, Fun in the surf.Established by John McCarthy, three times Irish Senior Surf Champion, John established Co.Clare's first Surf School to share his love and 'stoke' for surfing. Lahinch Surf School has stayed true to that dream ever since. When we're not surfing big waves at the Cliffs of Moher (the wave John named "Aileens"), you'll will find us at our 'Beach Hut' on the promenade.The positive ions are infectious dude! Courses: Outside of doing a single two hour lesson any day of the year, our most popular courses are the 'Weekend Surf Course' for adults, which is 3 fun lessons over the weekend and our Kids(9-12), Teens(13-18) and Grom(6-8) Camps in school holidays.You are welcome to come join the fun at Lahinch Surf School.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Beach Hut, Promenade, Lahinch, Ireland
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+353 87 960 9667
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with 3 friends in November 2017. I’ve had lessons before but I have to say that Alan - our instructor was the best teacher I’ve ever had. We had a great morning.

Thank Shauna K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I took surf lessons from Lahinch Surf School in October of 2017 from Jacob. There were only four of us in the group, so we had a lot of one-on-one instruction. The waves that day were great for beginners, not too big,...More

Thank cezrah
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Recently popped down with the family to have a bash at this surfing crack . I can't say I was a genius by any means but it was most enjoyable and so glad we had a go of it. Our instructor was Lorcan who was...More

Thank Eireunicorn
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 4, kids aged 11 and 18. We booked the two hour lesson at a family rate and shared this slot with another family of 4. There children were a lot younger. We made our booking over the phone and the...More

Thank patsb
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

A wonderful day - great set up - all gear included, although we had our own wet suits. We were lucky - we were supposed to share our instructor with 2 others but they did not show up - so we had the instructor to...More

Thank Ruthcellan
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I was lucky enough to have a group at Lahinch Surf School with John McCarthy. A really warm and experienced surf instructor, he took lots of photos for us for bragging rights back home :) Ireland is a must-surf destination and Lahinch Surf School didn't...More

Thank JoceyBlack
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We were a family group of 3 adults and 3 children (aged 8, 10 and 12) and all of us loved our surfing lessons. None of us had surfed before but we were all standing on our boards and surfing by the end of our...More

Thank James F
LahinchSurfSchool, Manager at Lahinch Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi James!! Thank you so much for great review. Stoked that you all had an epic time!! Please come and surf with us again if you are back in Lahinch. Surf's up!!

Reviewed 22 July 2017

What an awesome day out. Never having tried surfing before I was a bit skeptical about trying it; but when I got to Lahinch I was blown away by the support and professionalism of the instructors and the staff from the surf school. Everyone was...More

Thank danny2013do
LahinchSurfSchool, Manager at Lahinch Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi Danny, Thank you for the review. We are delighted that you had an awesome time surfing with us. Those pesky compass jellyfish can be a nuisance but are not here often. Sometimes we have to share the ocean in order to enjoy the waves....More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

I booked our time slot online, the pricing is very reasonable. I brought a friend who had never surfed before and she also had a blast. Great instruction, equipment provided, definitely something fun to do in the area that isn't just going to the cliffs.

Thank spacecaseinout
LahinchSurfSchool, Manager at Lahinch Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for surfing with us! Stoked you had an amesome time!

Reviewed 18 July 2017

We really enjoyed our visit here for an early morning Sunday surf. The weather was great (which helped) but even if it had been overcast we still would have had a great time surfing as the instructors were really helpful and enthusiastic. Would definitely be...More

Thank Michael W
LahinchSurfSchool, Manager at Lahinch Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi Micheal, Thank you for the review. Surfing is ALWAYS epic!! Rain, hail, & shine! Hope to see you in the water for another Sunday Funday!!

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Tara K
28 March 2017|
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Response from LahinchSurfSchool | Property representative |
Hi Tara Thanks for your question! Glad to hear you would like to come surfing with us here in Lahinch! Here's our surf lesson info and prices: Adult lessons cost €35 for one lesson or a weekend surfing...€65 for 2... More
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