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The island's original surf school, Tybee Surf School, offers easy to learn surfing lessons from professional instructors with International Surfing Association and National Surf Instruction experience as well as Lifeguard and CPR Certification. Our...more
17th Street Boardwalk, Tybee Island, GA 31328
+1 912-704-4821
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Our recent vacation to Tybee Island included surf lessons with Tybee Surf School. Hands down this was the best part of our vacation! We are from Wisconsin and truly believed that surfing would be such a challenge. It definitely was a challenge but everyone who...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kafranpeppler
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I took some lessons from Leo and highly recommend him. He is very patient and has tons of experience. His wife Chelsea is also amazing, they provide great customer service!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 990magdalenek
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was our first visit to Tybee and our girls wanted to take surf lessons. When we contacted Tybee Surf School, scheduling a lesson was easy. Chelsea was friendly, helpful, and scheduled our lesson for the next day. Leo instructed our girls on land and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank jerid H
Reviewed 4 July 2016

As we were planning our family trip to Tybee, I wanted to get a few surf lessons for my 14 year old son and used TripAdvisor reviews to select Tybee Surf School. I am so thankful I did. When I first called for information, Chelsea...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank tlockard67
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We go to Savannah most every year for spring break. We look for fun outside things to do around while we are there. This year we wanted to go to the beach and try surfing. We found Tybee Surf school and decided to give it...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 26 March 2016

They were great my grandson who is 5 ended surfing well and felt very confident definetly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank edtrauma
Reviewed 19 August 2015

I planned a large family vacation to Tybee Island and one of the activities that some of us wanted to do was surfing. So I called in and spoke to Chelsea to reserve a time for 8 people (she was very kind and helpful). The...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank NicoleMarie92
Reviewed 12 August 2015

My 13 and 16 year old loved the lesson they took with Leo on our first time visit to Tybee. He took our snowboarder and downhill ski racer and turned them into surfers! It has been the highlight of their summer. Chelsea was great at...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Eicart
Reviewed 23 July 2015

My great great nephew had a wonderful experience learning to surf. He was on the board in 15 minutes - I couldn't believe it! Leo was so patient and kind and Chelsea was wonderful to keep me informed about times, where they were and what...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank garygator
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

My daughter took a lesson with Leo. He is a great instructor and had her up on the board in no time. Tybee Surf School was very easy to book with - I was fortunate enough to get a same day lesson. The best part...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank 223karriec
Chelsea M, Manager at Tybee Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

Thank you so much! We are so glad that your daughter enjoyed her surfing experience with us. :) We hope that she can come back and surf with us again sometime!

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rey p
20 February 2016|
Response from Chelsea M | Property representative |
Hi! The wave conditions on Tybee really vary, even from one day to the next, but the best season for waves is between June and October. Let us know if you are interested in any lessons this summer!