Established in 2002, Blue Wings Surf School is a family-run company. The core business caters for small groups and beginners/intermediate.
There are packages including accommodation available. Blue Wings cater for Families, Schools, Youth Groups as well as Stag and Hen Parties.
Blue Wings Surf School coaches are all qualified to British Surfing Association standards and qualified NARS Beach Lifeguards. Surf lessons are given on Fistral Beach, or Towan Beach, depending on the wind strength/direction and wave size, to make the lesson productive, safe and enjoyable.
Half day, full day and group surf lessons from £30. Half day sessions start at 10am and last 2 hours, 1.5 hours in the water. Full day lessons start at 10am and have a beach session, then two 2-hour water sessions. For groups of 4 or more such as families, stag and hen dos half day lessons start at £15 per person.
Address: 113 Tower Road, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1LZ
Cornwall Surf Academy caters for families, groups, hen parties, stag groups – and are a great Birthday Party Venue. As well as surf lessons, they offer coasteering sessions. Based at the Aquasurf Lodge, accommodation is available or you can make your own arrangements and just turn up for the lessons.
Morning sessions start at 10am; afternoon sessions start at 2pm. Lessons last 2.5-3 hours. The Surf Academy offers half day and full day surf lessons, plus a variety of packages up to a 5 day course giving you a lesson each morning and includes board hire for the rest of the day.
The surf academy is based at Holywell Bay Holiday Park, but surfing lessons are run from Towan Beach, Newquay – if the surf and waves are better for lessons on Fistral or Great Western Beach then the lessons will be held there instead.
All surf instructors have British Surfing Association qualifications or International equivalents. Each Surf coach is also a qualified beach lifeguard
All equipment supplied. Current prices are on their website.
Address: PO BOX 471, Newquay, Cornwall, TR8 5WX. There is also an office in Newquay town, where the lessons start from.
Escape Surf School offer packages and surf lessons to families, individuals, groups and hen/stag parties. Their professional surf lessons are run by BSA qualified coaches. Lessons are offered to beginners, as well as competition-level surfers.
Open all year round. Secure changing and hot showers.
Surf lessons are two hours long and include all equipment.
Address: 35 Fore Street, Newquay, Cornwall. TR7 1HD
Fistral Beach Surf School, Newquay, is the only surf school based right ON Fistral Beach.
There’s a variety of surf lessons available, from a one-off session at £30, to a block of 7 lessons at £135. Having finished your lesson, you have the option to continue hiring the board for the rest of the day at £10 if you’ve booked one session, or £50 if you’ve booked 7 sessions.
1.5 hour long private surf lessons available at £65-75 (season dependant). For intermediate or advanced level students, video analysis is used in most cases and the coach will be highly qualified.
private group hire available if you’ve a group of 4-5 members. Lessons last 2.5 hours and cost £150 for the group. Larger groups can be catered for if you phone them to discuss your group size and requirements. Free parking for group bookings.
Surf lessons can also be arranged for school groups, military groups, hen parties and stag do’s.
Address: Fistral Beach Surf School, Fistral Beach, Headland Road, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1EW
The Hibiscus Surf School is Europe’s first women only surf school and have been providing 1-2-1 tuition and small group lessons and small family group surf lessons for over 10 years.
Hibiscus Surf School Surf lessons are taught by Newquay women, all of whom are qualified to British Surfing Association (BSA) standards, CRB checked, fully insured and experienced first aiders and beach lifeguards.
They have a variety of packages available, including Surf and Zumba Fitness amd Surfing with a relaxation treatment. The Surf School is open from April to November. Lessons are provided on Fistral Beach, at the south end.
They provide no accommodation of their own.
Address: 21 Fairfield Place, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1NY.
Based at Mawgan Porth for over 11 years, King Surf offers a great surf lesson experience on a quieter beach.
Surf lessons for one-to-one and couples classes, beginners and improvers. All equipment is provided and the minimum age limit is 8 years old.
Half day lessons cost £30 and last 2.5 hours. Book five surf lessons for £105.
Private surf lessons are for 2.5 hours at £65, you’ll receive a one-to-one coaching session with their head BSA qualified instructor. Book for a couple (any or no relation) and pay just £80 for two to have a private lesson.
Stag Dos and Hen parties can book a group session – and accommodation can be arranged with local accommodation providers.
Address: Mawgan Porth, Cornwall, TR8 4BA
Newquay Activity Centre, based on Headland Road, Newquay (which leads to Fistral Beach), specialise in surf lessons, and additionally offer bodyboarding, coasteering and surf hire. Open all year round.
There’s a huge variety of activity packages including fishing, climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, beach volleyball, cheerleading and burlesque, sea safari snorkelling, beach barbecues, windsurfing, stand up paddle surfing, massage and pampering sessions.
These experiences are offered to individuals, or groups and are suitable for individuals, families, stag dos, hen parties, kids and military groups.
One surf lesson costs £30, or book a block of 7 lessons for £105. Sunday Specials are priced at £25 and a weekend-long special of four surf lessons for just £99. Family packages from £119. There are group discounts and if your group is 26+ people then a surf lesson costs just £18/person.
Address: Newquay Activity Centre, 22 Headland Road, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1HN.
The Offshore Surf School is one of UK’s longest established Surf Schools. It is situated on the Pentire headland, Newquay, only 3 minutes’ walk from the world-famous Fistral Beach.
Offshore also have a restaurant and fully licensed bar, with a heated decking area and garden.
All ages and abilities are welcome, surf courses run all year, subject to availability. Surf lessons are provided for individuals, small and large groups as well as families. Hen parties and Stags are welcome.
Airport transfers and local transport can be arranged.
The Offshore instructors are certified NARS beach lifeguards, RLSS lifeguards, NRS First aiders, CRB checked and Surfing GB Approved.
Half day and full day courses available at competitive prices.
Prices: Contact them for up to date pricing and deals.
Address: Offshore Surf School, 6 Pentire Avenue, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1PA.